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Beardimus Maximus aka Taylor Gehring was born and raised in Fredericksburg, VA. He is well known for his bodacious beard of c...
Would you mind listening to a few songs to give your opinion? It will take less than 5 minutes, and we think you’ll fin...
For over 30 years, the Fredericksburg community, 93.3 WFLS and The Salvation Army has come together to raise over a million d...
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You've heard cats have nine lives, but a 5-week-old kitten is really proving it might be true.It curled up inside the car...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new hea...
Spotsylvania County Public Schools employees soon will be able to receive disability benefits faster, thanks to a revised lea...
Marine Corps veteran Joe Morris has a message for the V-A -- he's not dead.The Houston-area vet served two tours in Iraq,...
Do you think of yourself as a cynic? If you do, you might want to work on being more trusting or it could affect how you thin...
Do you want a job that pays a middle class wage? Many people who lost their jobs in the recession have not been able to find ...
The months of debate and delay in Richmond that has put lots of local school and government spending decisions on hold is com...
Looking for a little sugar rush? It's National Doughnut Day and one local shop is going all out. Krispy Creme is offering...
The Museum of Culpeper History is reminded the hard way and sends a warning to us to be careful of what we buy at auctions.It...
Don't try to say you're hurt, get money from the state and then go on national tv doing anything risky.The man who pl...
Your meal at Panera restaurants in Fredericksburg, Stafford and across the country's about to get a little healthier.The ...
A suspect is in custody after a standoff in Madison County this morning.It happened at the Skyline Restoration Body Shop on R...
A measure headed to the House could make military families here and around the beltway breathe a little easier.It would give ...
The clock it ticking down to the start of the 24 hour, online, Community Give.It's run by the Community Foundation and de...
Virginia officials are celebrating the Governor's signing of a mental health reform plan.The new law will extend the leng...
The Silver Companies, Diamond Nation and the Hagerstown Suns still hope the sound of play ball will be heard at their minor l...
Flamethrowers and marching bands will all be a part of Stafford's first-ever Founders Day to mark its 350th anniversary t...
It's not too late to sign up and raise money to help bring awareness to mental illness across the region.The 7th annual W...
How do you feel about Medicaid being expanded in Virginia? Lawmakers in Richmond still can't agree and it's leaving a...
It's common to fight about money in a marriage and partnerships, especially when you live together. A new survey says tha...
The money that will be given to schools and local governments by the state later this year is still up in the air with lawmak...
Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe is the target of a new TV ad by Americans for Prosperity, a tea party nonprofit backed by...
VIDEO -A 9 month old baby in Pakistan was taken into custody for attempted murder of a police officer. Officials took his fin...
Does the thought of helping a sick child make you smile?Make A Wish Greater Virginia is in need of Wish Granter volunteers. Y...
Caroline County Supervisors are the latest to pass a resolution urging state lawmakers to reach a deal on the two year state ...
We're not sure how the people dolling out grants and scholarships would feel about this new class at Skidmore College in ...
If you've still gotta sign up for insurance at www.healthcare.gov by the 31st, the Fredericksburg ENROLL Virginia office ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Less than three months into office, Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's approval rating is at 44 perce...
Do you still need to get health insurance through the on-line marketplace?There's a town hall meeting to help tomorrow ni...
Good news could be on the way if you in a managerial position. President Obama's expected to announce changes today in ov...
Do you have a military veteran in your life that's been diagnosed with a mental health issue?They might get some unexpect...
Our state lawmakers left Richmond over the weekend without agreeing on a two year $96 billion dollar proposed budget. The gov...
Would you run in your underwear for a good cause? It's what happened yesterday at a 5K run in one Michigan town, but the ...
Your chance to pick up a new, gently used designer handbag or vintage purse for a good cause is on March 20th.The second annu...
The Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center is all ready to celebrate Women's History month in March.It will pre...
Match.com has done a Singles in America survey to find out what's really going on in the dating world. It surveyed more t...
Most of us have got random gift cards laying around the house that are still good, so what do you do with them?If they are fr...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Barack Obama will propose a 1 percent pay raise next year for federal worker...
Local residents are coming out to the community room of the Rappahannock United Way in droves to get free tax help.The IRS-ce...
The IRS says more people are filing their tax returns early this year.Over 9 in 10 are sending in their returns electronicall...
It's one of the first studies to follow children from grade school to middle school -- and look at the psychological and ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police are attributing two deaths to a winter storm that left many roads treacherous and ...
If you come from a big family, you might be less likely to get divorced when you're grown up.A study by Ohio State Univer...
Sexual Assault –On December 19that 2:25PM, detectives from the Special Victims Unit began an investigation into a sexua...
An icon of the civil rights movement will be speaking at Germanna's Fredericksburg campus this month.In honor of Black Hi...
Virginia military families get some help if the state makes its earned income tax credit refundable.The Commonwealth Institut...
Virginia law could get tougher on people that hit a police officer with their car.The plan would move the now misdemeanor to ...
If you get transit benefits through a federal agency, a big change is now in effect.The funds added to your account can only ...
According to an analysis from PayScale.com, women's pay peaks at age 39, averaging about 60 grand a year. So here's s...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - More than 44,000 Virginians have signed up for health plans through the federal insurance marketplace. ...
A 13-year old from Fairfax is trying to create the first live social media that would crack down on bullying."Heatmap&qu...
The Food and Drug Administration says Star Scientific Inc. is illegally marketing a dietary supplement and a smoking cessatio...
A Culpeper is arrested on a charge of felony online solicitation of a minor and it's the first for the town's police ...
Just over half of Americans think buying a home is a family's best investment. But how confident are you about selling ri...
Whether you've considered giving back or making donations to a charity, think about the hundreds of local kids home for t...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell has outlined his spending priorities for a two-year state budget that's nearly $1...
VIDEO -CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado sheriff says a suspect in a Denver-area high school shooting has died of an appare...
Do you have a child that want to sit on Santa's lap to share their Christmas list, but gets freaked out by the chaos of l...
Most of us have insurance on our car, house and even our health or life, but what about our furry kids?Experts say check with...
VIDEO -House Republicans signaled support Wednesday for a budget deal worked out a day earlier, a plan narrowly drawn but pro...
Governor Bob McDonnell is proposing increased mental health funding and the creation of a task force to look at ways to head ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell is proposing increased mental health funding and the creation of a task force to look...
One year after the school shootings in Newtown, more Americans than ever believe tackling mental health issues is the best wa...
Fredericksburg police say you might be the only one thinking about money right now. But you'll be thinking about keeping ...
If you plan to decorate with poinsettias in the next few weeks you can buy them from 75 cents to just under ten bucks for a g...
MADISON, Va. (AP) - A Newport News man will not face the prospect of a death sentence if he's convicted in the slayings o...
The Salvation Army's making a final plea for help bringing the magic of Christmas to nearly three thousand local kids in ...
If you still don't have health insurance and need to buy it through the on-line exchange, your questions will be answered...
Here's a catch 22 if you are Comcast customer and binge watch on-demand to catch up on new shows you missed.It's test...
At the time of year when most of us feel more giving, somebody broke into a Salvation Army community center in Washington and...
DETECTIVES TO CANVASS AREA AND PASS OUT FLIERS SEEKING IDENTITY OF SUSPECT IN SEXUAL ASSAULT/ CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REW...
Experts on gun violence and mental health are trying to keep firearms out of the hands of dangerous people.They'll recomm...
WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) - Prince William County police have charged two former teachers at a Woodbridge child-care center accuse...
VIDEO -A population of roving turkeys on Staten Island has become a mess-making, traffic-stopping scourge to residents like M...
We've heard about the unfortunate custody battle for kids after a divorce, but this is a case of a kid and her dog.A 10 y...
Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher and former Redskin Rick "Doc" Walker are teaming up to raise awarene...
Already angel ornaments have been taken to make a special Christmas for more than 500 local kids and seniors, but more than t...
Amtrak says service is back to normal on its Northeast Corridor between Baltimore and Washington after a train derailment jus...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Comcast is kicking off the third year of a program aimed at making sure low-income families in Virginia ...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The University of Virginia Medical Center's CEO says provisions of the federal health care la...
Have you heard of pay-as-you-drive car insurance?A new survey finds most people don't know what it is, but it can save yo...
On this Veterans Day, many vets are still face long waits for their disability claims to be decided.Even though the governmen...
If you're NOT happy with your job now, just wait. A new Associated press study finds that 9 in 10 workers who are age 50 ...
If you have to take medicine, don't assume the price you're getting at you local pharmacy is the best one.Prescriptio...
TYSONS CORNER, Va. (AP) - Democrat Terry McAuliffe has been elected Virginia's next governor, defeating Republican Ken Cu...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Republican Ken Cuccinelli says his supporters still sent a message to Washington on the nation's hea...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic state Sen. Ralph Northam defeated Republican E.W. Jackson for Virginia's lieutenant gover...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic state Sen. Ralph Northam defeated Republican E.W. Jackson in a race sharply defined by social...
If your other half or your kids have been begging for a dog for Christmas, make sure you do your homework first.Before you tr...
DULLES, Va. (AP) - Electrical contractor M.C. Dean Inc. has paid $875,000 to settle a Labor Department allegation that its hi...
The cost of that family Thanksgiving Dinner has gone up a bit.The cost per person is a little more than five-bucks according ...
The cost of that family Thanksgiving Dinner has gone up a bit.The cost per person is a little more than five-bucks according ...
The government says military veterans make up about 29 percent of the 195,000 new federal workers.That's the highest perc...
If you're miserable going into work, you've got lots of company. The bad news is, it might be making you fat, cranky ...
VIDEO -Here's your chance to star in 'Sharknado 2.' A charity is auctioning off a walk-on-role in the movie. The ...
A good number of us are likely to buy hand me down clothing.A recent survey finds 45% of adults say they are somewhat likely ...
Pets could be included in court-ordered protection orders if an Ohio state senator gets his way. Research shows that more tha...
Saturday from 10 until 2 p.m. the Virginia State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public it...
Looking for a loving pet and really don't have the money to buy one?The Prince William Humane Society's two-day Adopt...
Here's a sign you really want to drive legally. A Virginia woman rode her horse into downtown Richmond to get her driver&...
VIDEO -ObamaCare is a mess that is especially bad for young people. It's causing insurance premiums to skyrocket, people ...
Fredericksburg City Council green lights building the $8 million parking lot next to the new Hagerstown Suns baseball stadium...
A new government study finds the cost of child-rearing has gone up 23 percent since 1960, even after inflation.Parents of the...
More people say they would consider renting a place to live instead of buying these days, but how do you protect the money in...
Voters seem almost evenly divided in their views of the national health care law.A new poll shows just over half still expect...
The future Hagerstown Suns minor league stadium will be on 38 acres in Fredericksburg's Celebrate Virginia South after al...
If you don't have insurance at work and need to sign up through the Virginia exchange at www.healthcare.gov, there is som...
Georgetown University is offering free classes to federal workers who are furloughed because of the government shutdown.It...
The 38-acres in Fredericksburg's Celebrate Virginia South once planned for the National Slavery Museum goes to auction at...
A chance to entertain your kids and help support programs at Spotsy's Cedar Forest and Riverview Elementary this weekend ...
If you've tried to go to www.healthcare.gov to sign up for health insurance, you're probably frustrated. The Virginia...
The V-A Secretary is spelling out dire consequences for vets of a long-term government shutdown. About 3.8 million veterans m...
Most of us treat our pets like family, but like our regular doctor visits, vet bills can be expensive.Last year alone we spen...
It looks like divorce might be harder for men to deal with than women.A Journal of Men's Health study shows that they hav...
If you're a veteran in the region waiting to hear the outcome of a disability or pension claim with the V-A, you'll h...
A 9 year old runaway proves airline security might not be as tough as it should be.He was able to get through security, board...
VIDEO -The suspect who led police on a chase from the White House to the Capitol is dead. Police killed the woman driving the...
Many federal workers who are furloughed because of the government shutdown are filing for unemployment benefits.Some live in ...
Reverse mortgages are popular since you're actually borrowing money on the equity in the house, so you never have to owe ...
Don't worry about whether your parents or grandparents will get their social security check this month because of what...
Restaurants across the region are offering workers caught up in the government shutdown everything from free burgers and doug...
Thousands of federal workers slept in today, not by choice. Democratic Senator Mark Warner is praises Virginia Republican Con...
The partial government shutdown at midnight does not mean that you don't have to enroll in a health plan if you don't...
Are you confused about the new health care law? It looks like many people are.Virginia's new health exchange opens tomorr...
A Triple A survey shows ninety-five percent of area residents rate texting and driving as a serious safety threat but 35 perc...
If you sign up for an Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield plan through the Virginia healthcare exchange that opens next week an...
VIDEO -It was a race to the finish in the nation's capital, and we're not talking politics. The second annual 'Wi...
A circuit court judge will decide the fate of 38 acres owned by the U.S. National Slavery Museum. Representatives for Diamond...
The Army plans to tighten its restrictions on soldiers' tattoos.Under a proposed rule change, new recruits would not be a...
In addition to giving Navy Yard employees in DC free tickets to tomorrow's Nats' game, the auction of special jerseys...
Part-time students with disabilities at Germanna Community College are getting steady work through a pilot program with Rappa...
Your driving record could help get you a lower insurance premium, but that's only if you request a quote.Some drivers are...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. law enforcement officials are telling The Associated Press that the Navy contractor identified as the ...
If you're a guy hanging out with a woman that is just a friend, other interested women might avoid you, based on her purs...
Here's some disturbing news for state employees here in Virginia.Officials say they are working to improve security after...
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) - The U.S. National Slavery Museum is considering options including filing for bankruptcy protection...
It looks like smarter financial planning is more important for women than men, with us predicted to live 81 years, compared t...
You might want to think hard about what you wear to work today.A third of workers surveyed think if they dress more like thei...
Incidents and arrests released on: Wednesday, September 4, 2013**INCIDENTS**Strong Armed Robbery – On September 2nd at...
More teens are waiting to get their first driver's license and it's a trend that could hurt state efforts to lower de...
If you like to get involved in volunteering and making a difference, the www.change.org website might be just for you.It lets...
More women are deciding their path to happily-ever-after isn't down the aisle.In 1970, 60 percent of women between the ag...
Lots of kids that are getting ready to head back to school tomorrow might be nervous if they are heading into middle or high ...
Alot of us might be go swimming this weekend, but how would you feel about wearing your bathing suit if it was a work related...
We told you this week baseball is approved to come to the Burg', now where a multi-purpose minor league stadium could be ...
If you are trying to figure out where else to trim the family budget, make sure you don't do it in the car insurance cate...
If you own a car that your kid at college is driving at a school outside of Virginia, make sure your insurance company knows ...
Senator Tim Kaine will be in the area Tuesday as he tours Naval Support Facility Dahlgren.In the afternoon, Kaine will speak ...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The University of Virginia is ending insurance coverage for working spouses of its employees star...
Some help for the thousands of veterans up and down the beltway with pending claims with the V.A. could be on the way.Local C...
Some help for the thousands of veterans up and down the beltway with pending claims with the V.A. could be on the way.Local C...
If you like helping people, becoming part of this year's State fair of Virginia Ambassador Corps might be just for you.Vo...
VIDEO -A new lawsuit says legislation passed in April effectively makes all computers and smartphones in the state illegal.
VIDEO -Within hours of a tornado touching down in Kilpatrick, Ala., church members and other volunteers from outside the comm...
VIDEO -Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel urged graduating West Point cadets to stamp out the scourge of harrassment and sexual as...
VIDEO -The Boy Scouts of America threw open its ranksThursdayto gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders, a move that LGBT activi...
VIDEO -Thirty years after massive toxic contamination was discovered at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Marines and their famil...
VIDEO -President Barack Obama told graduates of Morehouse CollegeSundayto take the power of their example _ as black men grad...
BALTIMORE (AP) - President Barack Obama says Washington lawmakers should spend every single day focused on the economy and he...
VIDEO -A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies born alive at his rogue clinic dodged a possible deat...
VIDEO -Fire tore through a family's eastern Pennsylvania home on Mother's Day, authorities said, killing four young c...
VIDEO -President Barak Obama joined a growing chorus of lawmakers demanding answers into the IRS' admission it targeted c...
VIDEO -A Philadelphia doctor accused of performing illegal, late-term abortions in a filthy clinic has been found guilty of f...
Prosecutors saidThursdaythey may seek the death penalty against Ariel Castro. Castro's former daughter-in-law, Monica Ste...
CLEVELAND (AP) - An Ohio prosecutor says he may seek the death penalty against the man accused of imprisoning three women at ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The bipartisan group of senators supporting a plan to overhaul immigration laws has been sticking together ...
Demonstrators demanded an overhaul of immigration laws Wednesday in an annual, nationwide ritual that carried special urgency...
Thousands of demonstrators joined May Day rallies from San Francisco to Los Angeles Wednesday, demanding an overhaul of immig...
The two men who own a BMW with the license plate ‘Terrorista #1’ and who are said to be friends with the younger ...
BOSTON (AP) - Boston police say three more suspects have been taken into custody in the marathon bombings. In a tweet Wednes...
More than 60 percent of people surveyed in a new Triple A public opinion poll think the federal government should pony up mor...
The National Slavery Museum is now arguing that the city of Fredericksburg committed fraud.It says officials knowingly placin...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell is launching an ambitious campaign to match more than 1,000 children in foster care w...
WASHINGTON (AP) - District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray wants people living in the country illegally to be able to get driv...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - More than 100,000 uninsured Virginia residents with drug and alcohol addictions will become eligible for...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration says it will launch a new investigation into foods with added caffeine and...
BOSTON (AP) - Prominent death penalty lawyer Judy Clarke is joining the team representing the suspect in the Boston Marathon ...
A man is in custody in Albuquerque, New Mexico, after allegedly stabbing four people in a church Sunday morning. The suspect ...
After any bomb attack, federal agents reconstruct the explosive, one piece at a time. The reconstruction is a part of the sea...
President Barack Obama on Thursday was consoling mourners of the first responders who died last week in a fertilizer plant ex...
The FBI says they've arrested a former U.S. school teacher who was among the FBI's 10 most-wanted fugitives as a susp...
Hospitals trying to curb costs have chartered flights to send sick, uninsured, undocumented immigrants back to their home cou...
Police in Federal Way, Washington say the man who was fatally shot by police had killed his girlfriend and three other people...
A witness caught the Texas fertilizer blast with his cellphone camera. Erick Perez, 21, of West, Texas stopped to record the ...
Krystle Campbell is one of three victims of Monday's blasts at the Boston Marathon. Her former boss says he and his emplo...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A bipartisan immigration bill soon to be introduced in the Senate could exclude hundreds of thousands of im...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Supporters of tougher gun laws have won a key vote in the Senate -- but according to Majority Leader Harry ...
Twelve people were rushed to area hospitals after an attack on the campus of Lone Star College Cy-Fair in northwest Harris Co...
As senators return to work after a two week break, negotiations are underway on an agreement for expanded background checks f...
President Obama warned Congress not to use delaying tactics against tighter gun regulations and told families of the Sandy Ho...
Former Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll said Thursday she had no idea law enforcement was investigating a veterans charity a...
Connecticut lawmakers have approved wide-ranging legislation in response to last year's deadly school shooting in Newtown...
Recent surveys show women hold about 15% of management roles in the top 500 U.S. companies. Since the release of Sheryl Sandb...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Senate has approved wide-ranging gun control legislation in response to last year'...
Scores of actors brought Cinco de Mayo to life by reenacting the historic battle that the holiday celebrates. Cinco de Mayo m...
Supporters of Henrique Capriles flooded the streets in protest against the newly proclaimed president Nicolas Maduro in Venez...
A disability action group in Rio de Janeiro is helping get people out of their wheelchairs and into the waves. Complete with ...
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) - Britain's Prince Harry capped his weeklong trip to the U.S. by winning a charity polo match at a ...
As NBA player Jason Collins came out as being gay, his aunt and confidant, Judge Teri. L. Jackson of San Francisco Superior C...
ATLANTA (AP) - Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos has been activated from the 15-day disabled list. Ramos was placed ...
Former Baltimore Ravens reserve linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo is taking his support for gay marriage to South Florida, where ...
VIDEO -The New York Post reports some wealthy moms are allegedly paying handicapped tour guides to escort their children thro...
Video has emerged from a Federal court case showing inmates in a New Orleans city jail using drugs, drinking beer and brandis...
Dozens of people protesting a decades-old state tax on dance venues swayed, kicked and twirled to the rhythm of music Monday ...
Detective testifies about Jackson doctor's money woes; Tim McGraw sued by former record label; Gwyneth Paltrow, Sarah Jes...
Actress Reese Witherspoon says she's 'deeply embarrassed' after her disorderly conduct arrest. She was taken into...
Randy Newman inducted into Rock Hall of Fame; Country star George Jones hospitalized; Dick Van Dyke tweets for help with heal...
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