University officials remove Confederate-themed exhibit

A private liberal arts university in Virginia says an exhibit that included depictions of Confederate statues has been removed after some students called the in
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Desegregation began in Staunton at Wright's Dairy-Rite

"Desegregation happened here in March of 1952. Didn't happen to the rest of Staunton, but it happened here."
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Virginia school district to get solar panels soon

A Virginia school district expects work to begin soon on the installation of solar panels at seven of its schools
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Police locate bodies of motel owners missing near Birmingham

Authorities have found the bodies of two missing motel owners after questioning the man charged in their deaths
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Virginia family nurtures monarch butterflies

The Bergland family are enjoying a delightful experience this summer
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Urgent care clinic to open at Virginia truck stop

An urgent care clinic is set to open next year at a travel center off Interstate 81, partly intended to serve trucker drivers passing through
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State probe finds immigrant teens not currently being abused

A state review into the treatment of immigrant teens held at a Virginia detention center confirms the facility uses restraint techniques that can include strapp
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State probe says Latino teens strapped down, but not abused

A state review into the treatment of immigrant teens held at a Virginia detention center confirms the facility uses restraint techniques that can include strapp
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A Charlottesville story: Sacred ground, now reclaimed

The soil came up easily at the lynching site
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Top lieutenant to 'El Chapo' sentenced to life in prison

A top lieutenant to drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been sentenced to life in prison in a Virginia courtroom
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Mueller considers new charges for ex-Trump campaign chairman

The special counsel in the Russia investigation is still considering filing new charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort
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Marshall eager to play Virginia Tech in 'Blacksburg Bowl'

Marshall eager to play Virginia Tech in 'Blacksburg Bowl,' Thundering Herd see an opportunity beyond the $300,000 payday for the game
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Man pleads guilty to riot conspiracy after Virginia rally

One of four California men accused of violently attacking counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia last year has pleaded guilty to conspiracy
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Another court nixes Trump push to cut 'sanctuary city' funds

A federal judge says the Trump administration can't withhold over $29 million in law enforcement money from six states and New York City in a clash over their i
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Police: Deputy shoots man wielding sharp object and a 2x4

Police in Virginia say a sheriff's deputy shot a man wielding a sharp object and a 2x4 plank of wood
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The Latest: Marriott data breach among largest

Security experts say a data breach that affected up to 500 million guests at Marriott hotels is one of the largest in the past decade in terms of size and scope
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FBI database to track deadly encounters with police

For the first time, the FBI will start tracking when police use force that leads to a death or serious injury
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The Latest: Senate chairman says Cohen plea sends message

The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee says the guilty plea from President Donald Trump's former lawyer sends a message that "if you lie to us, we're
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Pitt undaunted by many doubters in ACC title game vs Clemson

Pitt, with many doubting its chances against Clemson, has heard all this disrespect before
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Groups oppose plantation exhibit coming to Detroit museum

A coalition of community groups is opposing a planned Thomas Jefferson Monticello plantation exhibit coming to Detroit
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Remains of 3 troops killed in Afghanistan return to US

The remains of 3 service members killed in the deadliest attack against American forces in Afghanistan this year have arrived back in the U.S.
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The Latest: Senator appeals for stronger data security laws

Sen. Mark Warner is appealing to Congress to pass laws that require data minimization following Marriott's disclosure of a data breach
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Massive, extended data breach within Marriott's hotel empire

Massive data breach within Marriott's hotel empire; company discovers unauthorized access since 2014
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West Virginia man arrested in fatal shooting days later

Authorities say a West Virginia man charged with first-degree murder in a shooting has been arrested
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