Virginia

File photo of a jail cell (credit: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Launch Investigation of Jail’s Care of Deaf Inmates

Court documents show that the Department of Justice has launched an investigation of how the Arlington County jail cares for deaf inmates.

07/28/2015

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Court Orders EPA to Redo Air-Pollution Limits in 13 States

A federal appeals court on Tuesday ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to relax some limits it set on smokestack emissions that cross state lines and taint downwind areas with air pollution from power plants.

07/28/2015

Archaeologists discovered the remains of four men who were leaders of America's first English settlement. (Credit: JamestownRediscovery/YouTube)

Remains of 4 Early Colonial Leaders Discovered at Jamestown

Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America’s first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia.

07/28/2015

Chesapeake Blue Crabs. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Gov. on ‘Maryland’ Crabs: ‘They Should Be Virginia Crabs’

Va. Gov. McAuliffe has made a statement about Chesapeake Bay blue crabs that is sure to seem very inflammatory to die-hard Marylanders.

07/28/2015

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 17:  A general view of the Olympic Rings at the Aquatic Centre during previews ahead of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Park on July 17, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Boston Is Out of the Running for Olympics 2024, So What Are D.C.’s Chances?

Boston is now out of the running for hosting the 2024 Olympics, so does D.C. have a chance again?

07/28/2015

An aerial view of FedEx Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Keeping Redskins ‘Top Priority’ for Prince George’s Co. Leaders

There is a three-way tug of war between Maryland, Virginia and D.C. to build a new stadium for the Redskins.

07/27/2015

Flooding from a water main break closed off a portion of King St. in Alexandria Monday morning. (Credit: PJ Elliott/NewsRadio 99.1)

Water Main Break Floods King St. in Alexandria

Flooding from a water main break closed off a portion of King St. in Alexandria Monday morning.

07/27/2015

Metro says that operations ran smoothly during the first weekday operations for the Silver Line. (Heather Curtis/All- News 99.1 WNEW)

Silver Line Falls 30 Percent Short on Projected Ridership

One year after its debut, ridership on the Metro’s Silver Line through Tysons Corner is 30 percent below projections.

07/27/2015

Loudoun County Sheriff's cruiser. (credit: George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Sheriff’s Office: Naked Man Spotted Several Times in Ashburn

Authorities in Loudoun County believe the same man has exposed himself on several occasions over the past three months in the Ashburn area.

07/26/2015

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Armed Civilians Standing Outside Va. Recruiting Centers

Armed civilians are taking up posts outside recruiting centers in Virginia.

07/24/2015