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Last updated: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:03:01 GMT

 Pilot's fate unknown in fighter jet crash Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:00:32 EDT
An experienced pilot was missing Wednesday after the flier's F-15 fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia, shaking residents but causing no injuries on the ground, military and law enforcement officials said.
 Pediatricians' Rx for schools: Later start times Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:08:04 EDT
Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
 Defense rests in corruption trial of ex-governor Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:30:22 EDT
Attorneys for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife wrapped up their case Wednesday in the couple's corruption trial, their defense featuring McDonnell's testimony and the idea that the marriage was so chilly they could not have conspired together.
 Daughter of diplomat suffered 'significant' head injury Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:20:46 EDT
The daughter of a foreign diplomat suffered a large laceration to the back of her head. Police say her father hit her with a chair but the case is now in the hands of the State Department.
 Kenseth likes title chances despite lack of wins Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:50:07 EDT
Matt Kenseth was a five-time winner this time last year and an established championship threat. He doesn't feel any less confident about his title chances this season even though he has not visited Victory Lane.
 Soldier who shot self at base had earned medals Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:48:27 EDT
A soldier who barricaded herself in a building at a Virginia base and then fatally shot herself in the head earlier this week was a 33-year-old human resources specialist who had earned Army commendation and good conduct medals in the past, the Army said Wednesday.
 High-rise elementary school opens in Va. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:14:38 EDT
It was controversial when overcrowding at a Fairfax County elementary school prompted the county to look at a nearby high- rise as a possible solution.
 Correction: William and Mary Renovation story Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:20:10 EDT
The College of William and Mary is embarking on a $27 million renovation of 79-year-old Zable Stadium.
 EPA honors Va. teacher for environmental education Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:20:09 EDT
A Cumberland County teacher is being honored for innovations in environmental education.
 Virginia students make gains on revised math SOLs Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:10:10 EDT
Virginia education officials say student performance improved on the state's more rigorous mathematics tests and pass rates were relatively flat on revised English, history and science tests.
 Ballston restaurant challenge winner plans winter opening Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:00:13 EDT
Christiana Campos, the new restaurateur who won the Ballston Business Improvement District's Restaurant Challenge this year, plans to open her new restaurant this winter.
 Toddler dies in northern Va. pool incident Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:30:14 EDT
Prince William County police say they're investigating the apparently accidental drowning of a 20-month-old girl in a family swimming pool in Woodbridge.
 Washington Redskins' Pierre Garcon helps raise money for teen with cerebral palsy (Video) Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:30:18 EDT
Washington Redskins' wide receiver Pierre Garcon has big hands and a big heart. He's helping raise money for a local teenager whose family needs a special van to accommodate his wheelchair.
 William and Mary announces $27M stadium renovation Tue, 26 Aug 2014 02:38:49 EDT
The College of William and Mary says it is embarking on a $27 million renovation of 79-year-old Zable Stadium.
 Judge OKs sale of 3 James River Coal mines Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:30:07 EDT
A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of three James River Coal Co. mining complexes to a subsidiary of Kentucky-based Blackhawk Mining LLC.