northern virginia

3 Students from Northern Va. Named U.S. Presidential ScholarsThree students from Northern Virginia are being recognized nationally for achievements in academics or the arts.
Northern Va. Man Gets 21 Years in Child's Sexual Abuse CaseA northern Virginia man has been sentenced to 21 years in prison in a case that prosecutors say involves the repeated sexual abuse of a child.
Crash Total in Northern Va. Exceeds 150, Including FatalityTwo people were killed in weather-related traffic crashes as heavy snowfall overnight made driving conditions treacherous in areas across Virginia.
HOV Lanes Switch to Express Lanes on I-95 in Va.A $940 million project that could significantly change the commute for traffic-weary northern Virginians is taking effect.
I-95 Express Lanes in Northern Va. Open SundayExpress toll lanes on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia open toll-free Sunday night.
Northern Va. Couple Stabbed in Home InvasionA northern Virginia couple stabbed during a home invasion have life-threatening injuries.
61-Year-Old Man Critical After Hit-and-Run on GW ParkwayA 61-year-old man is in critical condition after being hit by a car in northern Virginia.
13 Members of MS-13 Gang Indicted in Va. KillingsFederal prosecutors say they have indicted 13 members of the MS-13 street gang on charges related to three slayings in northern Virginia in the last year.
Va., Md. Spots Named Among Best in U.S. for Fall FoliageTravel+Leisure Magazine has listed nearby Maryland and Virginia areas as some of the best in the country for enjoying fall foliage.
Injured Hawk to be Released Back Into Wild in Northern Va.An injured hawk that's spent three months in a rehabilitation center is set to be released into the wild at Turkey Run Park along the Potomac River in northern Virginia.
Police Back Off on Plan to Take Explicit Photo Police in Virginia said Thursday that they no longer will pursue efforts to take sexually explicit photos of a 17-year-old in an effort to prove a sexting case against him.
Report: Va. Police Want Photo of Teen's Erect Penis As Part of 'Sexting' Search WarrantA northern Virginia 17-year-old accused of 'sexting' his 15-year-old girlfriend could be forced to have his erect penis photographed as part of a search warrant obtained by police investigating the claims, according to a Washington Post report.