Virginia Tech may reconsider cutting down scores of trees, including 300-year old white oaks, to make room for an indoor football practice facility. Charles Fishburne reports.
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State Police and the FBI are about to launch a media campaign with a new composite sketch, in their effort to find the killer of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington. Charles Fishburne reports.
The plant Venus will traverse the face of the sun Tuesday evening, the last time that will happen in more than 100 years. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Giles County School Board voted late last week to remove a copy of the Ten Commandments from Narrows High School in the midst of controversy and litigation. But as Charles Fishburne reports, the issue may not be settled yet.
Richmond based Sun-Trust Mortgage has agreed to pay $21 million to more than 20,000 African-American and Hispanic borrowers, who federal officials say were charged higher prices for loans based on their race rather than their ability to repay. Charles Fishburne reports.
Environment Virginia released a report yesterday that claimed fuel efficiency standards for new cars could cut fuel consumption in the state by 454 million gallons over the summer. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Virginia Department of Transportation has approved $18.8 million in maintenance and repair contracts for the Richmond district, and as Charles Fishburne reports, we can expect to see some major construction beginning this month.
A Chesterfield County contractor and his wife have pleaded no contest to 66 building code violations involving faulty installations of back-up generators and related equipment that county inspectors called "extremely dangerous."
Virginia Peanut Growers have donated 1,500 jars of peanut butter to help Virginia food banks get through the summer. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Virginia Employment Commission says the Richmond area’s unemployment rate dropped to six percent in April. Charles Fishburne reports.