Police and reporters misgendered the victims and, in one case, seemed to blame the woman for her own homicide, LGBT advocates told BuzzFeed News.
McDonnell was a rising Republican star before he was indicted last year.
The #FindAMissingPerson hashtag was created to bring awareness to the thousands of people who go missing in the U.S. each year. We challenge you, the internet at large, to help find these 55 missing people.
Police on Friday confirmed that the remains — found roughly 12 miles from the University of Virginia campus — belong to Hannah Graham, who went missing in September.
Nicole Pries, 42, and Lindsey Oliver, 30, of Richmond are reportedly the first couple get marriage licenses in Virginia.
A Massachusetts Air National Guard jet went down near Deerfield, Va. Wednesday. Military officials on Thursday said the pilot had died.
Updated: Sgt. 1st Class Paula M. Walker had served in Iraq and won multiple awards from the Army. She died on Aug. 25 after shooting herself at the Fort Lee army base in Virginia.
It’s more than a region, it’s a state of mind.
Two people were killed and dozens more were injured early Thursday when a tornado hit a campground on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, state police say.
“We just take him down to the hospital, give him a shot, and then take the pictures that we need,” the prosecutor said. UPDATE: Police will no longer seek photos of the young man’s erection.
Eight years ago, one of Virginia’s most prominent liberal bloggers convinced America “macaca” was racist. Now he’s in charge of convincing America “Redskins” isn’t.
Dave Brat pulled off a stunning upset Tuesday night when he defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia’s Republican primary.
Witnesses reported seeing the balloon in flames rise high into the sky before crashing down. A University of Richmond women’s basketball assistant coach, a team staff member, and a 65-year-old Army veteran pilot were on the balloon.
The train derailed in downtown Lynchburg, Va. No injuries have been reported.
“Her dress and behavior need to follow suit with her God-ordained identity.”
Navy security forces killed the suspect on the scene.
Ya’ll can’t complain about much after you’ve been through the mud!
“We have arrived upon another moment in history when We the People becomes more inclusive, and our freedom more perfect,” the judge wrote.
A storm The Weather Channel dubbed Janus dumped up to a foot of snow on Tuesday and is forecast to plunge many areas into a deep freeze.
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“I am alive so must live — some wounds will never heal.”
Update: Police are investigating the incident as an “attempted murder and suicide.” Creigh Deeds, a Virginia state senator and 2009 candidate for governor, is in critical condition after reportedly being stabbed. His son — who underwent a court-ordered mental health evaluation on Monday — was found dead of a gunshot wound in the family’s home, officials said.
How do we know that Rand Paul didn’t write the Wikipedia page for Gattaca?!
Virginia has become a battleground for lawyers from multiple legal organizations and major law firms aiming to take a marriage equality case back to the Supreme Court.
Two very different couples fighting for the same cause; the right for their marriages to be recognized legally.
New Purple Strategies poll shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli 43% to 38%. “With 19% undecided and nearly two months to go,
this race remains volatile,” the pollster says.
Because your dream vacation really should reflect how cool you are. Duh.
An endangered right whale, one of only 350 in North America, got tangled in fishing wire off the coast of Virginia. Luckily, a man aboard a nearby fishing charter dove into the ocean and set him free.
The day after the Supreme Court’s decision on DOMA and Prop 8, I watched the Richmond Triangle Players’ production of La Cage aux Folles.
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Department in Virginia was called to the Costco because the worker was acting strange.