The Zika virus was first detected in 1947 and for decades only caused mild disease. The virus is now in more than 20 countries.
Today, we remember Christa McAuliffe, Gregory Jarvis, Judith Resnik, Francis (Dick) Scobee, Ronald McNair, Mike Smith, and Ellison S. Onizuk…
The Space Shuttle Challenger exploded shortly after lifting off from Kennedy Space Center, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 28, 1986.
30 years after an explosion killed seven astronauts on the Space Shuttle Challenger, a new voice is speaking up.
It won’t be long before Facebook’s 1.6 billion users have more ways to quickly express their feelings on the world’s largest social network.
Virginia Tech students will share findings later today from Flint, Michigan, they call shocking.
The Northland was on a 56-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific, which resulted in the seizure of thousands of pounds of drugs.
The ERT Project team will be removing the pedestrian bridge on Route 58 during the closure.
Police were on the scene for several hours Thursday, investigating the incident.
Fire officials say the family of four was in the home at the time of the fire.
The driver reportedly lost control of the car as he was exiting Interstate 664 at 2:50 a.m. Thursday.
For nearly three months Suffolk police have been searching for missing 30-year-old Quantez Russell.
The family of a sailor killed in a shooting earlier this month is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe told an optimistic story about the state of Virginia’s economy, while emphasizing the need to improve education.
Test results showed drinking water near NALF Fentress had high levels of dangerous chemicals.
Six people are dead following an apparent murder-suicide in the Deep Creek section of Chesapeake.
A former special education teacher at Hampton High School was arrested Wednesday for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with a student.
Redskins GM Scot McCloughan would rather sign Kirk Cousins to a long-term deal than use the franchise tag on him.
Four defendants in a 2013 murder-for-hire case out of James City County learned their fate Wednesday.