FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 file photo, Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, right, and his wife, Maureen, center, behind McDonnell, are surrounded by family and supporters as they leave Federal court in Richmond, Va. The former first lady of Virginia and her husband, former Gov. Bob McDonnell, have been indicted on several counts of trading on their influence to enrich themselves and family members.(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

McDonnell, wife request separate trials

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife are asking a federal judge to order separate trials in thei…

In a Sept. 25, 2009 photo, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Creigh Deeds spends time with his son Gus, left, on the road to Halifax, Va., between campaign events. Virginia State Police confirmed Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, that Creigh Deeds was stabbed multiple times and his son Gus, 24, was shot and killed at Deeds' Home in Bath County, Va., during a Tuesday morning assault. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Hyunsoo Leo Kim)

No criminal charges in Deeds stabbing

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WAVY) – The Bath County Commonwealth’s Attorney has declined to initiate criminal prosecution in the attack on Sen. Cr…

U.S. House of Representatives

Rep. Bobby Scott heads to Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Rep. Bobby Scott will visit a clinic in Newport News Monday to talk about the Affordable Care Act. Scott (VA-03) …

Attorney General Mark Herring speaks in Portsmouth March 17, 2014. Photo courtesy AG Herring's Office.

AG Herring visits Hampton Roads

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – Attorney General Mark Herring visited Hampton Roads Monday as part of a public safety tour across the Commonweal…