| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:06 PM
A former Henrico County deputy convicted of receiving child pornography will spend more than seven years in prison.
Fifty-three-year-old John Harlan Mullins was sentenced Friday in federal court in Richmond to seven years and 11 months.
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:09 AM
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani will campaign for GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney in Virginia Beach.
Giuliani will headline a rally for veterans at a Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Virginia Beach at 2 p.m. on Thursday. The next day Giuliani...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 5:34 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Virginia's background check system has prevented more than 16,000 felons from buying guns since it began in 1989.
State Police records show a total 54,260 transactions have been denied during the past 24 years. The total also...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 8:21 AM
The contentious -- the state's Health Commissioner Karen Remley, a Norfolk pediatrician, resigned her post over them -- new regulations, approved by the Virginia Board of Health in 2012, which apply new-hospital architectural requirements to clinics...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Nearly four dozen people -- including several locals -- have been named to a Virginia panel reviewing school policies and procedures. The panel will also review funding and resource challenges, to ensure the safety of students and educators.
| Jan 10, 2013
A move towards a team-based approach to delivering health care, prompted by the Affordable Care Act, is driving changes in both the education and practice of Virginia's health professionals. The ACA offers incentives for comprehensive, coordinated care...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Three buildings on the University of Richmond campus have been added to the Virginia Landmarks Register.
The three additions to the state's official list of significant places are North Court, Ryland Hall and Cannon Memorial Chapel. The Virginia...
| Dec 11, 2012
On Tuesday, Scott Schuett will come before the Virginia Board of Long-Term Care Administrators at a public hearing to determine whether he will keep his license to administer assisted living facilities (ALFs) in the state.
The board suspended his...
| Dec 12, 2012
Scott Schuett, who currently operates five assisted living facilities in Hampton Roads, had his administrator and preceptor licenses revoked by the Virginia Board of Long-Term Care Administrators on Tuesday.
After two hours of testimony by state...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 7:57 PM
Police in North Carolina arrested arrested Jason Akers Wednesday morning.
Akers was convicted of rape and other sex crimes with a child in Henrico County six years ago.
State Police in Central Virginia...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 1:52 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — It happens every week at meetings in towns, counties and cities nationwide. A lawmaker or religious leader leads a prayer before officials begin the business of zoning changes, contract approvals and trash pickup.
But citizens are...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 6:58 PM
HAMPTON — The Hampton School Board is suing former Superintendent Patrick Russo for $102,220 claiming he must forfeit money put into a retirement fund for him because he broke his contract with the school division.
Russo submitted his resignation...