Pres. Obama cut short prison time for 8 drug convicts as part of a new initiative to reduce harsh sentences under outdated guidelines.
The days of Virginia governors taking big-ticket gifts — like a Caribbean vacation or a suite at a Redskins game — appear to be over.
A former federal prosecutor says the judge in the McDonnell trial should have disclosed a possible conflict of interest.
The Democratic governor unveiled these and other proposed changes to the state’s biennial budget Wednesday.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday took his most definitive step yet toward running for president, announcing plans to “actively explor…
The governor introduced a package of gun control measures in Arlington Monday that he said were necessary to keep Virginians safe.
McAuliffe is planning to include $28 million in his budget for new voting machines across Virginia that would create a paper trail for indiv…
Starting next year, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe will head a council responsible for Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts.
The Justice Department, which spent years looking into the matter, says it lacks sufficient evidence to convict anyone and found no new info…
Del. Joseph Dee Morrissey, D-Henrico, spoke after attending church services Sunday in Richmond.
Del. Joseph D. Morrissey entered an Alford plea Friday to a misdemeanor count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
The vote was 56-40 in favor of the measure, which funds nearly the entire government through the Sept. 30 end of the fiscal year.
U.S. probation office suggests at least 10 years and a month with 12 years and 7 months at most.
The House has passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill after President Obama phoned Democratic lawmakers, urging them to back it.
Congress has passed legislation requiring states to report yearly the number of deaths in police custody to the U.S. Dept. of Justice.