Spacewalking astronauts launched a tiny Peruvian research satellite Monday, setting it loose on a mission to observe Earth.
The Virginia Lottery says it earned a record $538.6 million in the most recent fiscal year on the strength of sales of instant scratch-off t…
Michael Brown suffered a bullet wound to his right arm that may indicate his hands were up or his back was turned, a pathologist said.
Authorities were searching Monday for more than a dozen patients who abandoned an Ebola quarantine center in Liberia’s capital during lootin…
The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office presented three people with awards after they helped rescue a woman who was trapped in a car crash.
Investigators say “careless cooking” sparked a house fire Sunday in Hampton.
The mayor of the French city of Chamonix says two climbers and an experienced guide have died in a fall in Mont Blanc.
A Maine woman who says she suffered a third-degree burn from a heated seat in Chevrolet Suburban has sued General Motors.
The humidity has increased quite a bit lately, and we’ve seen on and off showers over the past two weeks. It has made for a mosquito heaven …
Stone Brewing Company is looking for a new location, and the City of Norfolk is in the running.
A peaceful protest was held Sunday afternoon in Virginia Beach.
A local family formed a team and raised $10,000 for suicide this past weekend.
A group of Alabama hunters are celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds.
There’s a new program in Norfolk to bring parks, or “parklets,” into the downtown area.
Boosted by two days of U.S. airstrikes, Iraqi and Kurdish forces on Monday wrested back control of the country’s largest dam from Islamic mi…
The Back to School Brigade hit Norfolk Saturday, giving away free backpacks full of school supplies to military children.
If you heard a lot of buzzing in Norfolk Saturday, there was a good reason: It was National Honey Bee Day.
Girl Scouts from across the area put their boat-making skills to the test this weekend.
Missouri’s governor on Monday ordered the National Guard to a St. Louis suburb convulsed by protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed b…
A defense witness testified Monday that Maureen McDonnell’s erratic behavior caused turmoil throughout the executive staff.
There’s now a bidding war for Family Dollar, with Dollar General offering about $9.7 billion for the discounter in an effort to trump Chesap…