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Woman charged after firearm spotted in carry-on at TSA checkpoint

Woman charged after firearm spotted in carry-on at TSA checkpoint

A Spotsylvania County woman is facing a weapons charge after a loaded firearm was found in her carry-on bag at the Richmond International Airport.

One killed in small plane crash in Culpeper County

One killed in small plane crash in Culpeper County

The Virginia State Police reports officials responded to the crash on the 13000 block of Spillman Road in Culpeper County around 2:45 p.m. Friday.

Google wants judge, not jury, to decide upcoming antitrust case in Virginia

Google wants judge, not jury, to decide upcoming antitrust case in Virginia

Google is asking that a federal judge, rather than a jury, decide whether it violated U.S. antitrust laws by building a monopoly on the technology that powers online advertising.

Archaeologists believe they've found site of Revolutionary War barracks in Virginia

Archaeologists believe they've found site of Revolutionary War barracks in Virginia

Recovered artifacts include chimney bricks and musket balls that were indented with soldiers' teeth. The site is on the property of Colonial Williamsburg.

Youngkin order encourages flying of POW/MIA flag for Armed Forces Day

Youngkin order encourages flying of POW/MIA flag for Armed Forces Day

The order also calls for all flags to be flown at full staff on public buildings and grounds.

Blue Ridge Parkway gets $75M for improvements in Roanoke Corridor

Blue Ridge Parkway gets $75M for improvements in Roanoke Corridor

The Blue Ridge Parkway is getting about $75 million in Great American Outdoors Act Legacy Restoration Funding for major road and safety improvements along the park's corridor.

Republican group takes rare step of targeting GOP incumbent who voted to oust McCarthy

Republican group takes rare step of targeting GOP incumbent who voted to oust McCarthy

A political action committee that helps Republicans get elected to Congress is doing the unusual — spending more than $450,000 to defeat a GOP incumbent, Bob Good of Virginia.

Virginia governor swiftly signs compromise budget deal

Virginia governor swiftly signs compromise budget deal

Virginia's Democratic-led General Assembly has passed a compromise budget plan and Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin has signed it.

Police investigating weekend motorcycle crash on I-81

Police investigating weekend motorcycle crash on I-81

The Virginia State Police reports the crash occurred around 7:10 p.m. Saturday near mile marker 226 in Augusta County.

New program offers help to pay for protecting ash trees from invasive beetle

New program offers help to pay for protecting ash trees from invasive beetle

The Virginia Department of Forestry has launched the Emerald Ash Borer Treatment Cost-Share Program.

Ex-government employee charged with falsely accusing co-workers of joining Capitol riot

Ex-government employee charged with falsely accusing co-workers of joining Capitol riot

Court records unsealed on Friday say that Miguel Eugenio Zapata was arrested in Chantilly, Virginia, on Thursday on a charge that he made false statements to law enforcement.

Driver charged in crash involving sheriff's deputy's vehicle

Driver charged in crash involving sheriff's deputy's vehicle

The crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. Friday on Interstate 81 near the 292 mile marker.

Judge declares mistrial after jury deadlocks in lawsuit filed by former Abu Ghraib prisoners

Judge declares mistrial after jury deadlocks in lawsuit filed by former Abu Ghraib prisoners

A judge declared a mistrial after a jury said it was deadlocked and couldn't reach a verdict in the trial of a military contractor accused of contributing to the abuse of detainees at the Abu Ghraib Prison in Iraq two decades ago.

Life sentence for gang member who turned northern Virginia into 'hunting ground'

Life sentence for gang member who turned northern Virginia into 'hunting ground'

Prosecutors said at a federal sentencing hearing Tuesday that the deaths in 2019 in Prince William County stood out even amid the brutal backdrop of previous MS-13 slayings.

Governor Glenn Youngkin signs over 60 new bills into law

Governor Glenn Youngkin signs over 60 new bills into law

Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin signed a total of 64 bills into law late Friday and vetoed eight others.