Six of the 10 U.S. counties or county-equivalents with the highest median household income in 2012 were located in the D.C. area, the U.S. Census Bureau reports.
The man convicted of killing a northern Virginia teenager has been sentenced to 49 years in prison.
Fairfax County prosecutors on Thursday dropped criminal charges against a Virginia man who was shown on video hurling insults at a Muslim cabdriver in the days after the Boston Marathon bombings.
One week after Election Day, Virginia’s seesaw race for attorney general was still undecided Tuesday as local elections officials continued to certify provisional ballots.
With less than 1,000 votes separating the candidates for attorney general, Virginia’s most populous county is trying to find out why an unusually low number of absentee ballots were cast in Tuesday’s election.
One person is unaccounted for after a two-alarm fire destroyed a townhouse on Deer Run Court in Alexandria.
Police have arrested a man they believe is linked to more than 300 peeping cases in northern Virginia.
Fairfax County Police say a 103-year-old woman was killed when the car she was riding in hit two other vehicles in McLean.
The windows of more than 60 cars in the Centreville area were destroyed over the past two nights, and now Fairfax County police are searching for suspects.
Metro is breaking ground on a major new bus facility in northern Virginia.