Wossen Assaye has been behind bars before and now he’s accused of 12 bank robberies. His history shows just how brazen this escapee is.
State police have charged a charter bus driver after a body was found in the median along Route 13 in Accomack County.
One shot was fired early Tuesday as a guard wrestled with a prisoner, who then fled a northern Virginia hospital with a gun.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe is courting Indiana businesses in the wake of that state’s governor signing legislation that’s been criticized as unfri…
Once banned, hemp will be the focus of research at Virginia State University and Virginia Tech.
Virginia Tech says increasing tuition and fees is necessary to offset budget cuts and state-mandated costs.
The prisoner, identified as Wossen Assaye, fled wearing a hospital gown near the hospital room where he was being held Tuesday.
The Humane Society is applauding Governor Terry McAuliffe’s decision to sign legislation to crack down on puppy mills.
Dominion Resources Inc. chairman, president and CEO Thomas F. Farrell II will be the speaker at Virginia Military Institute’s graduation on …
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has approved the design phase of a planned $300 million renovation at the state Capitol.
Denny Hamlin held off Brad Keselowski to take the checkered flag for the fifth-time at Martinsville.
The 1974 Piper single-engine fixed-wing plane crashed Sunday morning east of the Orange County Airport.
Three WAVY staff members were honored during Virginia’s AP Awards.
Virginia State Police are looking for a missing 77-year-old man with Alzheimer’s Disease.
Elementary and middle school students who fail this spring’s Standards of Learning tests by narrow margins or because of extenuating circums…
Officials have released the 2014 report of child fatalities caused by abuse or neglect in the Eastern Region. Click here for the full report
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed a new state budget that includes pay increases for state employees.
Customers of Dominion Virginia Power will see their monthly electric bills decline April 1 as a result of state regulatory actions involving…
Hampton Roads has had more outbreaks of the norovirus in the past three months than all of 2014, health officials say.
The 5-year-old Pulaski County boy who had been missing since Sunday was found Thursday in a septic tank near his home.
Deputies have confirmed the human remains found last Saturday are those of a Gloucester man who went missing four years ago.