The train was en route from Norfolk, Virginia, to New York City when it hit the tanker about 9:55 a.m.
Lakeshia Arnold says her family lost nearly everything after smoke and flames tore through their Stowe Street home on Wednesday.
Police are looking for two suspects that used stole credit cards at different businesses in October.
An accident blocked lanes on Interstate 664 in Suffolk on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017.
50-year-old Kenneth McGarrh died at the scene.
Republican state leaders are proposing large pay increases for state troopers and sheriffs’ deputies, along with a 3 percent pay raise for o…
Attorneys for several Virginia inmates want to forbid the state from reinstating more restrictive conditions on death row.
A Virginia Beach mother and her two children who were reported missing Sunday have been found safe, according to police.
Franklin police say a 26-year-old man who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at knifepoint is now in custody.
A decommissioning ceremony is scheduled for Feb. 3 at Newport News Shipbuilding.
The Virginia House of Delegates has passed a bill opposed by Gov. Terry McAuliffe that would allow home-schooled students to participate in …
The Dow Jones industrial average crossed the 20,000 mark for the first time in early trading Wednesday.
Unemployment claims filed in Virginia last year were at their lowest level in more than 40 years.
A two-vehicle crash involving a semi-truck and an SUV Wednesday morning caused an oil spill on Military Highway in Chesapeake.
Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $416 million.
An ex-employee of the Badlands National Park posted a series of messages about climate change Tuesday, a park service official said.
Trump is dogged by persistent frustration that the legitimacy of his presidency is being challenged by Democrats and the media, aides and as…
The University of Michigan sees value in urine. And it wants to know if others do, too.
A pizza chain says it is launching a new ‘alternate facts’ zero-calorie meat lovers pizza.
Trump tweeted early Wednesday that the measures will affect those registered to vote in more than one state.
North Carolina legislators are returning to Raleigh after two weeks away to begin making laws.
The cruise ship, Fantasy, was delayed arriving in Mobile, Alabama for a day because of rough seas.
Two-hundred students from five Norfolk Public Schools will be attending a private screening Wednesday of the film “Hidden Figures.”
The Hawaii Department of Education is installing cameras on buses to keep track of students even when they’re out of the classroom.
One family says they feel at a loss after finding out their special needs son was allegedly hit in school by a teacher who was not his own.
A photo of a Donald Trump piñata hanging at the El Pueblo History Museum is making rounds online and stirring up a lot of controversy.
Kellyanne Conway’s ‘alternative facts’ and Trump’s threats to media outlets has readers clamoring for Orwell’s dystopian novel.
Chief Richard Myers briefed members of the media and the local community on several recent incidents.
Brothers Leroy and Lance Ricks went head-to-head for the first time on Monday night.
24-year-old Darius Pleasant is set to be sentenced on April 20.