FILE - In this Wednesday, May 12, 2010, file photo, a man looks out over the Chesapeake Bay, with the Bay Bridge in the background, at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. A federal court is deciding whether the Obama administration's plan to clean up the Chesapeake Bay watershed oversteps legal bounds, an election-year appeal by farmers and 21 attorneys general that could shape future U.S environmental policy. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Kaine, Warner announce bay designation

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Chesapeake Bay watershed is among eight areas in the nation being designated critical conservation areas. U.S. Sens…

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Norfolk passes FY 2015 Budget

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The City of Norfolk has passed its Fiscal Year 2015 Budget. City officials announced the passage of the budget Tuesday…

Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, right, and his wife Elaine Chao wave to his supporters following his victory in the republican primary Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Mariott Louisville East in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

GOP avoids past mistakes in Senate picks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday’s elections are the best proof yet that Republicans are avoiding previous mistakes and improving their chances of …

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Va. redistricting lawsuit heads to court

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A lawsuit accusing the General Assembly of “racial gerrymandering” is headed to trial. A federal judge in Richmond is s…