- Judge strikes down Arkansas abortion law — nation’s toughest — as unconstitutional
- Court: Tenn. must recognize 3 same-sex marriages
- Russia claims to have downed U.S. drone over Crimea region
- John Daly shoots 90 at PGA Tour event: ‘I’m falling apart’
- Police: Man arrested in West Virginia may be linked to Alexandria killings
- Smile: Equipping cops with body-mounted cameras gains steam in Calif., N.Y.
- Obama to sign bill cutting taxpayer money for party conventions
- Half of Americans worried about second Cold War: poll
- Kermit Gosnell clinic aide who heard aborted baby scream gets 5 to 10 years in prison
- Iraq mulls law to let men marry 8-year-old girls
Latest Albemarle Items
A Charlottesville woman has been charged with assaulting the wife of Virginia House Minority Leader David J. Toscano.
Seven counties and the city of Virginia Beach have received nearly $1.1 million in grants to preserve farmland within their boundaries.
Think of classic cartoon personality Snoopy and you might picture him lying happily on top of his dog house.
Researchers are preparing to conduct a two-month study of earthquakes in central Virginia, a region that has a history of seismic activity.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A new state park is being created in Loudoun County.
A Republican-dominated House subcommittee has again killed efforts to allow no-excuse absentee voting in Virginia and join 34 states that allow more early voting.
What’s wrong with this picture: Democrats leaping to their feet to give Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell a standing ovation. The ACLU praising him. Tough-on-crime GOP legislators denouncing perhaps the most significant criminal justice initiative of the final year of his term.
A majority of residents in the Charlottesville area would like to see changes in laws governing appointments to the University of Virginia's Board of Visitors, according to a recent survey by UVa.'s Center for Survey Research.
Advocates of tougher laws against financial exploitation of the elderly and mentally incapacitated will press their case in the General Assembly again in 2013, this time with the imprimatur of the Virginia State Crime Commission.