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56 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton and the commonwealth are collaborating on research projects to address environmental issues in agriculture, ecological forecasting, water resources and air quality.
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5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
If Virginia's pricey 2012 U.S. Senate race is a template for this year's contest, voters should prepare for a barn burner with millions in opaque political cash raised and spent in the run-up to November.
9 hrs ago | WCAV
House Republicans say they remain resolute in their opposition to using federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to as many as 400,000 low-income Virginians.
10 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
The former Republican National Committee chairman's campaign says 60 percent of its donors are Virginians and 15 donors had previously given to Warner.
14 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk reported the channel under the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge connecting Hatteras Island and the northern Outer Banks is only about 2 feet deep.
15 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
Law enforcement officials are searching near the home of a man suspected in the disappearance of a Virginia teenager last summer.
Same-sex couples have the same right to marry as interracial heterosexual couples, Virginia's attorney general said Friday in papers urging an appellate court to uphold a judge's ruling that the state's gay marriage ban is unconstitutional.
Arlington County Police said Monday that 30-year-old Roy Anthony Jones of Washington was working as a CT scan technician at Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington when the alleged attack occurred on Jan. 13. Police say the victim reported the incident after it occurred.
One of the country's top colonial historians, Alan Taylor, has won his second Pulitzer, for "The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War In Virginia."
WARDTOWN , Va.- Authorities say a 30-year-old man accidentally drowned early Monday off a fishing pier on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
A new exhibit at Colonial Williamsburg is showcasing a variety of Chinese porcelain available in colonial America and exploring consumerism during the 18th century.
A local lawmaker has told fellow Republicans Governor McAuliffe does not understand how a budget gets adopted.
RICHMOND - Virginia Republicans were supposed to be squirming by now. For months, their opposition to expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act has put them at odds with some traditional allies in the business world.
Crews responded to a call around 10:25 a.m. reporting a building that caught fire from an exploding gas can, according to Virginia Beach Battalion Chief Amy Valdez, a Fire Department spokeswoman.
If Gov. Terry McAuliffe and the Democratically controlled Virginia Senate prevail, the state will expand Medicaid eligibility to about 400,000 low-income residents.
Guill, a singer from Roanoke, and musical partners Rudy Banks and Jonathan Holmes, two multi-instrumentalists from Christiansburg, recently released "Kidz Play," which is easily the most soulful children's CD that's been recorded in these parts.
This story is a sample from the Chesapeake Clipper, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Friday in Chesapeake.