| Apr 5, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Twenty people across Virginia have been arrested in an undercover sting targeting online child predators.
One of the arrests was in Bedford.
The arrests were all part of an investigation called Operation Phalanx. They were announced Thursday by...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 11:21 AM
UPDATED 3:30pm Saturday:
Republican Mitt Romney's appearance scheduled for Sunday in Richmond has been canceled because of weather concerns. Instead, the Romney campaign says the presidential hopeful will meet with voters in Ohio.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 1:01 PM
It's been a grueling campaign. You just want to sit down with a bowl of popcorn and find out who will be president for the next four years.
So when will we know?
Technically speaking -- who the heck can say?
With a race that went into Election Day neck...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:34 AM
When Lori Anne Madison, 6, takes the stage Wednesday, she will be stepping into history as the youngest person to compete in the National Spelling Bee.
The second-grader joins 277 other contestants, marking a milestone as the youngest competitor in the...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:45 AM
These two interpreters for the deaf say their relationship began with their first date, a low-key picnic held indoors because of the August heat.
Wedding Date: August 11, 2012
Amy's story: Amy Lanasa, 37, grew up in the Catonsville area, and now lives...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:20 AM
At long last, a cold front will snap a stubborn heat wave that has roasted much of the country for more than a week.
However, the front is also expected to bring storms as it moves through the Midwest and Northeast on Sunday.
The front has already...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:01 AM
A Prince William County angler has caught a 74-pound rockfish that could break a state record.
The Virginian-Pilot reports that 56-year-old x-ray technician Cary Wolfe caught the fish Friday off Cape Henry after a 15-minute struggle. It was weighed at...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:35 AM
UPDATE: The House Committee on Commerce and Labor set this bill aside without a vote, meaning it will likely not get approved.
A House bill that would encourage the production and sale of incandescent light bulbs in Virginia.
Introduced by Del. Bob...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 12:54 PM
The House of Delegates has given preliminary approval to legislation repealing Virginia's one-handgun-a-month law.
Del. Scott Lingamfelter's bill will be up for a final House vote Wednesday.
The 1994 law allowing people to buy no more than one...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Legislation stating that human life begins at conception has advanced without a provision to clarify that
birth control is still OK.
The House of Delegates gave preliminary approval Monday to Del. Bob Marshall's so-called "personhood" bill. But first,...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Captain (Ret.) Harlan M. Cobert, 79, Piedmont Airlines 767, flew west on Feb. 13, 2012 to join his beloved co-pilot Ella Rae. Together they are soaring the skies. He leaves behind his ground crew, Susan Rae and David Lubold of Sacramento, Calif., ...