Lawmakers in at least 11 states are looking at plans to restrict the use of drones over their skies amid concerns the unmanned aerial vehicles could be exploited to spy on Americans. Yesterday, actions in both the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate effectively put the question on hold for two years.
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One of the budget items facing this year's General Assembly is continued funding for regional passenger rail service.
Henrico police say a second-grade student brandished a loaded handgun on a school bus bound for Ratcliffe Elementary School yesterday morning.
Bay grasses, crabs and rockfish are showing signs of resilience in the Chesapeake Bay, but the bay continues to suffer from poor water quality, hampered by a growing population. Charles Fishburne reports.
Police say they won't file any charges against the son of Democratic Congressman Jim Moran, who was captured in an undercover video discussing a plan to cast fraudulent ballots.
Richmond's Street Crime Unit made an arrest seconds after a crime was committed late Tuesday night, and they believe may have put an end to a string of similar robberies.
The Virginia Department of Taxation has issued a warning about a phone scam related to its new Way2Go tax refund debit card.
The City of Martinsville continued to have the state's highest jobless rate at 15.2 percent last month. Arlington County was lowest at 3.3, and the Richmond area unemployment rate rose slightly in December along with state figures.
Knocking heads at this year's Super Bowl will be a lot safer thanks to researchers at Virginia Tech who have just announced they are expanding their studies on football helmets to include hockey, baseball softball and lacrosse players.
Henrico County police are looking for a murder suspect who attempted to rob a convenience store on Mechanicsville Turnpike and shot and killed the owner.