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VIDEO -In an era of intense government surveillance and secret court orders, a multimillion dollar business has emerged among...
VIDEO -Two flight attendants in the back of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 survived despite being thrown onto the runway when the...
CINCINNATI (AP) - Kroger says it has agreed to buy Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. for about $2.44 billion in cash. Kroger w...
Dominion Virginia Power residential customers can stay cooler this summer and earn cash by having their home heat pump tuned-...
If you have the dream of opening a business in Fredericksburg, but need some financial backing, here's your chance.The Fr...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - Virginia Beach will provide $18 million for the renovation of the 86-year-old Cavalier Hotel. The...
VIDEO -Automakers have developed new technologies that are making cars safer, more efficient and easier to drive. From auto-b...
NEW YORK (AP) - Oops. That email message wasn't intended for all. Officials say a contract security supervisor at New Yor...
Free and low cost swimming pools and water parks military members and their families use to cool off in Quantico, at Fort Bel...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The city of Martinsville's jobless rate remained the highest in Virginia in May. The Virginia Emplo...
VIDEO -Competing Congressional plans to fix student loan interest rates miss July 1 deadline as millions of students grapple ...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - In axing a dozen combat brigades in the face of steep spending cuts and the wind-down of two wars, the...
If you are a parent of the hundreds of local high school students planning to apply for a government-backed Stafford loan for...
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Asian stocks endured moderate losses Friday, but European markets appeared set to stabilize eve...
After next week, Virginia could be among the five most affordable states to buy gas.AAA Mid-Atlantic estimates retail gas pri...
WARRENTON, Va. (AP) - The Fauquier Times-Democrat is changing its name due to the increasingly divisive political landscape. ...
By LARRY O'DELLAssociated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's office is pressing the federa...
VIDEO-Baby boutiques are now carrying top fashion trends for toddlers, along with the latest, and priciest, gadgets and gear.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Creditors are taking over operation of a privately run, state-owned toll road that has failed to generat...
VIDEO -A husband who accidentally sold his wife's wedding ring at a garage sale is hoping the person who bought will brin...
If you had planned to run in the sold out Marine Corps Marathon this fall but something has come up and you can't, here&#...
VIDEO -When NSA leaker Edward Snowden revealed details of two National Security Agency surveillance programs, he spotlighted ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Union First Market Bankshares Corp. plans to acquire StellarOne Corp. in a stock transaction valued at $...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - The Cavalier Hotel property in Virginia Beach could soon have a new owner. The Virginian-Pilot re...
VIDEO -Millions of people are tuning out cable providers and signing up for internet television. The rise of startups, like A...
Better news than expected news for your wallet as plans come together for summer travel.Crude oil falls below $93 a barrel Tu...
Stafford County breaks ground today on an $11-million indoor competition pool and gym complex.The sports complex including ou...
Good news for Potomac River watermen. Virginia is shedding its late 19th century oyster tax for an annual user fee.The new sy...
VIDEO -See 5 of the best cars to hit showrooms this year across a wild variety of types and prices.
MANASSAS, Va. (AP) - Prince William County thinks it has the right angle to bolster its economic development and marketing ef...
Caroline County officials are in early discussions with the Potomac and Rappahannock Regional Transportation Commission. Acco...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is adding The Roanoke, Va., Times to its growing group of small an...
Another green light from Spotsylvania County leaders for the planned Dominion Raceway in Thornburg.Planning Commissioners and...
Cutting a million dollars from the King George School budget could mean that teachers could see a modest increase in their pa...
VIDEO -The Jersey Shore is open for business, just in time for the Memorial Day weekend. Rides, stores and the Boardwalk itse...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's U.S. senators have introduced a bill to allow offshore energy leases off the coast of Vir...
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) - Microsoft thinks it has the one. The company says the Xbox One, its next-generation entertainment cons...
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - A Libyan gas company official says militiamen have attacked a natural gas complex in the country's ...
VIDEO -The president and CEO of The Associated Press says the government's seizure of AP phone records was 'unconstit...
VIDEO -Prince Harry toured two storm-battered towns in New Jersey before visiting New York City to talk business and sports.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Washington National Cathedral and George Washington's Mount Vernon estate have both won $100,000 grants...
<VIDEO>Britain's Prince Harry is spending most of his week in the U.S. honoring those wounded and killed in war.On ...
Federal prosecutors charged a gang of cyber thieves with robbing banks around the world of $45 million. John Miller reports o...
<VIDEO>A natural gas tanker lost control and exploded on a highway lined by homes in the Mexico City suburb of Ecatepec...
<VIDEO>Gov. Chris Christie secretly underwent gastric band surgery in February to try to lose weight. He says the proce...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tourism officials say Washington saw an increase of about 1 million visitors last year, counting a record 1...
<VIDEO>With legal gambling set to move this year beyond the casinos and onto the Internet, the industry is bracing for ...
<VIDEO>Exciting things are about to happen. 1 World Trade center is a step closer to becoming the tallest building in t...
<VIDEO>An explosion in Prague, in the Czech Republic, injured up to 40 people on Monday. Others may be trapped. Police ...
<VIDEO>SI.com's Peter King breaks down the unusual maneuvers made in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
<VIDEO>Mobile application makers are creating new business opportunity for people in search of a job or just some extra...
<VIDEO>Eight story building containing four clothing factories collapses in Bangladesh. Death foll rises.
<VIDEO>Luxury car brands, including top of the range Bugatti and Rolls Royce, are proudly showing off their latest desi...
In this week's Financial Friday's series, Paul Scott with Scott Insurance in Fredericksburg says if you want to save ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A public-private partnership is being launched to expand Virginia's cyber security industry and expe...
<VIDEO>Recent surveys show women hold about 15% of management roles in the top 500 U.S. companies. Since the release of...
<VIDEO>Samoa Airline plans to start pricing tickets according to the weight of passengers and their bags. The airline f...
NEW YORK (AP) - Apple is set for a possible summer launch of the next iPhone, rather than a fall launch like the last two mod...
There is some good news for parents, guardians and others that want to start investing in college for a young person in their...
<VIDEO>Unknown gunmen launched coordinated attacks on several Iraqi newspaper headquarters, injuring some employees and...
<VIDEO>Banks in Cyprus reopened to customers for the first time in nearly two weeks Thursday with strict restrictions o...
<VIDEO>Cyprus is reopening its banks on Thursday. The banks were closed on March 16th, as the country worked on a new b...
<VIDEO>After losing customers to bigger companies that sell the iPhone, T-Mobile announced it will start offering the i...
<VIDEO>New report claims Justin Bieber is being investigated for battery.
<VIDEO>One of Britain's youngest Internet entrepreneurs has hit the jackpot after selling his content-shrinking app...
BRUSSELS (AP) - Europe's leading institutions clashed in a rare sign of public discord Tuesday over what shape future fin...
<VIDEO>A deal was reached in Brussels today that would prevent Cyprus' bankruptcy by securing a last-minute $13 bil...
<VIDEO>Harvard scored its first-ever NCAA College Basketball Tournament win Thursday night, topping #3 seeded New Mexic...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Before energy companies invest in developing wind energy off Virginia's coast, they'll need to k...
<VIDEO>The head of the International Monetary Fund offered no comment as she returned to Washington Wednesday. Investig...
<VIDEO>Hackers are suspected of launching a massive computer attack in South Korea, after the computer systems of the c...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The federal government has cleared the way for Virginia to seek a research lease in Atlantic waters to m...
If you have thought about changing your auto insurance plan do your homework first.Ken Schrad with the Virginia State Corpora...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia general revenues declined by 2 percent last month compared to February 2012 largely because of ...
<VIDEO>SI.com counts down the top 5 best free agent signings in NFL history
<VIDEO>n Northern Pennsylvania, natural gas in the Marcellus Shale formation is being extracted from deep beneath the g...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers ramped up hiring in February, adding 236,000 jobs and pushing the unemployment rate down to ...
<VIDEO>Many dogs and humans share the same problem: They're overweight. So why not work out together? That's th...
Did you know that juvenile arthritis affects more kids than juvenile diabetes? By 2030, an estimated 67 million people will b...
<VIDEO>Hundreds of high schoolers in New York State danced for more than 24 hours over the weekend. They raised money f...
<VIDEO>The threat of automatic government spending cuts, or sequestration, that could start March 1 is affecting employ...
<VIDEO>Former NBA star Dennis Rodman watched a basketball game with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang. Rodma...
The massive across the board spending cuts set to kick in Friday could deal a devastating blow to thousands of area federal a...
The massive across the board spending cuts set to kick in Friday could deal a devastating blow to thousands of area federal a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The company behind the "Girls Gone Wild" video empire has filed for bankruptcy in a move it says...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The company behind the "Girls Gone Wild" video empire has filed for bankruptcy in a move it says...
<VIDEO>Speaking to business executives, President Obama said automatic budget cuts caused by the sequester would be a &...
<VIDEO>Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey is making a splash in the mobile payments market with a new application called, &...
<VIDEO>The military-reliant community near Ft. Belvoir, VA is keeping a close eye on the sequester debate. If spending ...
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - President Barack Obama addressed thousands of shipyard workers in Virginia who are worried about wha...
<VIDEO>With billions of dollars at stake, the trial to figure out how much more BP and other companies should pay for t...
<VIDEO>President Obama said he's looking for good partners, when he addressed the National Governor's Associati...
<VIDEO>Since late January gas prices have surged nearly 50 cents as a national average. A myriad of reasons are contrib...
<VIDEO>Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has been charged with spending $750,000 in campaign funds on personal expense...
NEW YORK (AP) - Sony is unveiled its next-generation gaming system, PlayStation 4, at an event in New York, saying the consol...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Legislative negotiators have reached a transportation funding reform compromise that could get full Hous...
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Wegmans Food Markets has recalled its house brand of flour because it may contain small, blue polyuret...
<VIDEO>You may not need a Google map top locate a Google store within the next year. A report says Google will start op...
<VIDEO>Burger King's twitter was hacked and replaced with McDonalds and guess who is taking credit for it? You gues...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell urged low- and moderate-income Virginians to find out whether they're eligible fo...
NEW YORK (AP) - H.J. Heinz Co. says it agreed to be acquired by an investment consortium including billionaire investor Warre...
<VIDEO> DALLAS (AP) - American Airlines and US Airways say they're merging in a deal they value at $11 billion, c...
<VIDEO>There are mixed reactions to President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech in which he stated a desire ...
Area residents may get a chance to weigh in on a proposed fare hike to ride the Virginia Railway Express.Its Operations Board...
<VIDEO>A college student in New Jersey is delivering condoms on campus to promote responsibility among his peers, and t...
<VIDEO>Republicans warned that President Barack Obama's second-term agenda would bring more tax increases and escal...
McLEAN, Va. (AP) - Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he's willing to compromise on a key detail of his $3 billion transpor...
Do you have a problem with spending or saving?More than 60% of the 2,000 that respond to a new poll say they have both. The N...
<VIDEO>The car jumped a sidewalk, crashed through a metal railing and smashed into the medical building at about 9:45 a...
Financial struggles led to the U.S. Postal Service announcement Wednesday that they plan to stop Saturday delivery this summe...
A warning to utility customers in Fredericksburg and throughout Virginia.Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Spokeswoman Casey ...
If you put gas in your car this week for the first time since late last week, you likely had a shock.Windy VanCuren with AAA ...
<VIDEO>President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived in Egypt on Tuesday for the first visit by an Iranian leader in more than ...
<VIDEO>The Alaskan Brewing Company is going green, but instead of looking to solar and wind energy, it has turned to a ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Sony is poised to unveil the next PlayStation in New York City on Feb. 20. The Japanese electronics giant in...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Washington Post is considering selling its 63-year-old downtown headquarters. The Post reports that Pu...
<VIDEO>U.S. employers added 157,000 jobs in January, and hiring was stronger over the past two years than previously th...
<VIDEO>Beyonce admits Inauguration Day pre-recording; Jennifer Hudson to sing with Sandy Hook chorus; Lindsay Lohan see...
<VIDEO>In the new E-Trade Super Bowl commercial, America's favorite talking toddler shows what an investor could do...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - State taxation officials are warning Virginians about a phone scam related to the new refund debit cards...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The city of Martinsville's jobless rate remained the highest in Virginia in December. The Virgin...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Passenger traffic at Richmond International Airport dipped slightly in 2012. Figures from the Capital R...
The fall checkout scanning campaign at Wegmans in Fredericksburg netted more than $12,000 for the Fredericksburg Area Food Ba...
lex Rodriguez denied a newspaper report that accused him of buying human growth hormone and other performance-enhancing subst...
<VIDEO>Before a brand new General Motors car or truck goes to a dealer, the company has to "beat the heck out of a...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Metro board member says public support is a key to getting Maryland, Virginia and the federal government ...
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Knicks have surpassed the Los Angeles Lakers as the most valuable team in the NBA, according to ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell's transportation funding bill has cleared its first hurdle in the General Assembl...
<VIDEO>20 investors from Sacramento are making an effort to buy the NBA Kings, in order to keep them in the city. The t...
<VIDEO>A group of investors from Seattle has reached a deal to buy the NBA's Sacramento Kings. The group hopes to m...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden says the reason he has been called upon to close deals with congressional Republic...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's unemployment rate dipped in December to 5.5 percent, the lowest jobless number in four ye...
<VIDEO>Reports say that Chip Kelly will become the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles.
<VIDEO>The cars many only dream of buying are flying off dealer lots. As the AP's John Mone explains, super luxury ...
<VIDEO>Facebook unveiled a new search feature that's designed to entice people to spend more time on its website an...
<VIDEO>Headlights, grilles and other specialized features are decorating vehicles at the North American International A...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A survey of hundreds of business leaders in Virginia found that a slight majority opposes ending a morat...
<VIDEO>The 2014 Corvette has arrived, the first all-new version in nine years. The king of American sports cars, driven...
McLEAN, Va. (AP) - Drivers are starting to venture out on the Capital Beltway's new toll lanes in Virginia more frequentl...
<VIDEO>General Motors will buy a former UPS facility in suburban Atlanta and open an information technology center. It&...
<VIDEO>Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Dr. Joe Bresee, Chief Public Health Officer-Influenza Division,...
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. retail sales of video games and gaming systems fell 22 percent in December, capping a year of declining ...
The 150th anniversary of the Civil War and Battle of Fredericksburg last month was a major boon for the City of Fredericksbur...
A recent small business owner confidence survey by the National Federation of Independent Business finds some improvement in ...
<VIDEO>A remarkably thin and flexible computer is making the rounds at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. It&#...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell wants Virginia lawmakers to eliminate the state gasoline tax and replace it with a sa...
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Anheuser-Busch InBev is introducing a new specialty brew with a Super Bowl ad. The maker of Budweiser, Bud ...
<VIDEO>Scientists at Texas Tech have developed mold-free bread, which can stay fresh for a much longer time that normal...
<VIDEO>Technology companies from around the world are showing off their newest developments at the Consumer Electronics...
BRUSSELS (AP) - Inflation across the 17 European Union countries that use the euro was unchanged at 2.2 percent in the year t...
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Two Chinese firms have signed an $11 billion deal with Cambodia to build a new railway, a port an...
WASHINGTON (AP) - For future White House hopefuls, the vote on the "fiscal cliff" compromise could help frame upcom...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Advocates of wind power are celebrating the survival of a tax credit for research and development of ren...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginians bought more alcohol in the state's beverage control stores and restaurants as the state a...
HONOLULU (AP) - President Barack Obama is back in Hawaii for vacation after a tense, end-of-the-new-year standoff with Congre...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate has passed legislation to block the impact of across-the-board tax increases and spending cuts t...
Many who got caught up in the emotion of holiday buying over Christmas may be paying the price now with credit card statement...
<VIDEO>Aquarium explodes in a mall in Shanghai.
<VIDEO>Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans have bent over backwards and stepped out of their comfor...
<VIDEO>Mall brawl involving 20 people sends shoppers running
<VIDEO>Aquarium explodes in a mall in Shanghai
<VIDEO>Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans have bent over backwards and stepped out of their comfor...
WASHINGTON (AP) - With the "fiscal cliff" clock winding down, President Barack Obama will meet with congressional l...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Powhatan couple faces federal charges of structuring more than $4.6 million in cash transactions to av...
<VIDEO>President Obama is expected in Washington on Thursday. The President left his vacation in Hawaii so he could ret...
A Family Dollar store is planned on Lafayette Blvd. in Fredericksburg across the street from Paul's Bakery.The land for t...
<VIDEO> Chris Stanford talks with Mall of America trends specialist Sara Rogers
WASHINGTON (AP) - A popular business that rents kayaks and canoes near the Key Bridge in Washington's Georgetown neighbor...
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he is "ready and willing" to get a big package done to deal with the ...
<VIDEO>House Republicans dropped a vote on Fiscal Cliff Plan B, because they didn't have the votes to pass it. Auto...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Records show that the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has given tens of thousands of dollars in ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A new report by two health advocacy groups ranks Virginia high compared with the rest of the country in ...
<VIDEO>An independent review board is criticizing the State Department for leadership and management failures connected...
<VIDEO>Sources tell the AP that President Obama is moving closer to a deal with House Speaker John Boehner, in talks to...
Governor McDonnell's revisions to the state's two-year budget target modest spending increases.Secretary of Finance R...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greeks earning more than (euro) 42,000 ($55,000) per year will now be taxed at a new top rate of 42 per...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell wants 2 percent pay raises for public school teachers, provided lawmakers make it eas...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke (bur-NANG'-kee) says the U.S. economy is already being hurt by th...
<VIDEO>With under three weeks 'till a dangerous double-blow of tax hikes and spending cuts, House Republicans and t...
A new survey of small business owners indicates that managing finances tops the list of concerns for 2013. Financial Expert J...
Amid the talks in Washington trying to avoid the fiscal cliff, area congressman and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor takes t...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The revised budget Gov. Bob McDonnell presents to legislators next week will end the accelerated sales t...
<VIDEO>British-owned bank HSBC is paying $1.9B to settle a US money-laundering probe. The bank was investigated for inv...
<VIDEO>The second winner of the $587.5 million Powerball jackpot has been identified as a 37-year-old electronics indus...
SUSSEX, Va. (AP) - Opponents of Virginia's proposal to use toll revenue to improve Interstate 95 plan to rally outside a ...
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) - President Barack Obama is visiting a middle-class family in suburban Washington as he continues to p...
<VIDEO>As lawmakers in Washington continue posturing over the so-called "fiscal cliff," small business owners...
<VIDEO>There's growing support for the idea of raising taxes for the highest-income Americans as President Barack O...
<VIDEO>With less than a month to go before the economy goes over the so-called fiscal cliff, each side has now made its...
<VIDEO>FOXSports.com previews the Giants and Redskins matchup.
<VIDEO>The world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the USS Enterprise, was retired from active service at i...
<VIDEO>The winning numbers for the record Powerball jackpot were drawn Wednesday night. The numbers are 5, 16, 22, 23, ...
<VIDEO>The Los Angeles Auto Show opens to the public on Friday, and automakers are hoping that consumers see electric v...
A nice Christmas present for members of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative this holiday season.Spokeswoman Anne Lewis says ele...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia regulators have approved a plan for Dominion Virginia Power to build and operate a solar power ...
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) - Martinsville City Council is asking lawmakers to keep a moratorium on uranium mining in Virginia.The...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The city of Martinsville's jobless rate remained the highest in Virginia in October. The Virginia Em...
U.S. sales of new homes fell slightly in October and the September sales pace was slower than initially thought. The Commerc...
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) - A retired Marine Corps colonel is denying that a three-star general directed the pretrial confinement ...
<VIDEO>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday that his state suffered $32 billion in damage from Superstorm...
<VIDEO>Special interest groups are looking to protect their tax breaks ahead of fiscal cliff negotiations.
<VIDEO>White House economists warned Monday that the uncertainty of a potential hike in taxes next year for middle clas...
BRUSSELS (AP) - A European Union official tells The Associated Press that a deal has been reached under which Greece's de...
<VIDEO>UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called for an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants in G...
Hostess Brands Inc. lived to die another day. The maker of Twinkies and Ding Dongs said late Tuesday that it failed to reach...
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuelan officials are reporting 5.2 percent economic growth for the third quarter as compared to...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's jobless rate fell slightly in October after remaining steady for three consecutive months...
<VIDEO>In his first news conference since winning a second term, President Obama was pressed for a deal to avoid the &q...
CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) - Drivers on the Dulles Toll Road will pay higher fees starting in January. The Metropolitan Washington ...
CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) - Drivers on the Dulles Toll Road will pay higher fees starting in January. The Metropolitan Washington ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Warren Buffett's company is planning to close a small Virginia newspaper that it bought from Media Gen...
SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) - State general fund tax collections spiked by 15.7 percent for October over the same month the previous ye...
<VIDEO>Fuel shortages and distribution delays that led to gasoline hoarding have prompted New York City and Long Island...
After an evaluation, officials have decided to close the doors on the Target store at the Manassas Mall on February 2nd.Accor...
NEW YORK (AP) - The number of homes and businesses without electricity in the Northeast is climbing again as a wintry storm s...
NEW YORK (AP) - Major airlines are scrapping flights in and out of the New York area ahead of the second significant storm in...
<VIDEO> WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has been re-elected to a second term, defeating Republican Mitt Romney...
<VIDEO>One of the last U.S. apparel manufacturers of its kind is losing its shirt. Production at family-owned apparel m...
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - The 60-year-old, family-owned Sheetz convenience store chain plans to shake up its team of top executives...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. companies boosted their orders for manufactured goods by the largest amount in 18 months in September,...
<VIDEO> WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 171,000 jobs in October and hiring was stronger over the previous two ...
<VIDEO>Gas lines are forming in much of New Jersey due to the damage from Superstorm Sandy. One line in Newark stretche...
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - Defense contractor ManTech International Corp. says it's been awarded $25 million to provide support ...
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Wegmans is recalling a batch of pumpkin rolls because the baked goods may contain pieces of clear plas...
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Wegmans is recalling a batch of pumpkin rolls because the baked goods may contain pieces of clear plas...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says a new report on the nation's economic growth is &quo...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy expanded at a slightly faster 2 percent annual rate from July through September, buoyed by...
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - A former independent financial adviser faces up to 40 years in prison for a fraud scheme that cost clie...
<VIDEO>The NHL's New York Islanders have agreed to move to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn starting with the 2015-1...
Good news for Stafford County. Fitch Rating Service announced Tuesday an upgrade to the county's bond rating for lease re...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia economic development and education officials are partnering to enhance efforts to promote busin...
<VIDEO>The arrest of a 21-year old man for allegedly trying to blow up the Federal Reserve Building in New York shows h...
<VIDEO>A Bangladeshi man who came to the United States to wage jihad was arrested in an elaborate FBI sting on Wednesda...
<VIDEO>Federal authorities on Wednesday arrested a man they said was plotting to blow up the Federal Reserve building i...
<VIDEO>Federal authorities say a man from Bangladesh has been jailed in a sting operation for allegedly plotting to blo...
<VIDEO>An AP fact check found both President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney didn't paint a complete pi...
<VIDEO>In one of the most unlikely places, Texas, landowners are fighting the a Canadian company's plans for a pipe...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Former socialite Patricia Kluge has moved from Albemarle County to New York City. The Daily Prog...
<VIDEO>Republican Paul Ryan says there aren't enough rich Americans to tax to pay for all of President Barack Obama...
<VIDEO>Vice President Joe Biden says Republican Mitt Romney's opposition to the auto bailout and government steps t...
Amtrak carried more than 31.2 million passengers in Fiscal Year 2012 that ended September 30th. It marks the highest annual r...
<VIDEO>A commercial cargo ship rocketed into orbit Sunday in pursuit of the International Space Station, the first of a...
<VIDEO>WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 7.8 percent last month, dropping below 8 percent for the f...
<VIDEO>Daryl Hannah arrested in Texas protesting pipeline; James Bond turns 50; Jay-Z to stream concert on his new YouT...
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) - Brazil says it will grant tax breaks to companies that produce safer and more fuel-efficient cars. T...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia has signed agreements with two private fuel companies and joined in a multi-state effort to con...
<VIDEO>After 11 years of war, an AP count shows the U.S. military death toll in Afghanistan has reached 2,000. The AP&#...
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - Defense contractor General Dynamics says its information technology business unit has been awarded a more...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's jobless rate remained steady in August after increasing the previous two months. The Vir...
<VIDEO> Olympic snowboarder is charged with vandalism and public intoxication after bizarre behavior in a hotel. Take a...
<VIDEO> Chicago teachers uncomfortable with a tentative contract offer decided Sunday to remain on strike, insisting th...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Higher gas prices account for much of the increase in consumer spending for August. Spending was up by 0.9...
<VIDEO> The stock market staged a huge rally after investors got the aggressive economic help they wanted from the Fede...
<VIDEO> Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hasn't enjoyed watching his company's stock price plunge, but he is relish...
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) - Congressman Randy Forbes says the federal government should reject a proposed toll plaza on Interstate...
<VIDEO> Air regulators say mistakes were made in communicating with the public during a fire at Chevron Corp.'s Ric...
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announces that five Virginia farmers' markets were ranked in...
<VIDEO> FOXSports.com on the NFL Rookies who had a break out Week 1.
<VIDEO>Campaigning in the battleground state of Ohio, vice presidential candidate Joe Biden took a swipe at GOP preside...
The former Executive Vice President of the Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority in Austin, Texas moves east to take ...
NEW YORK (AP) - The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts in New York is selling its collection of the artist's work...
PARIS (AP) - France sold nearly (euro) 8 billion ($10 billion) in long-term debt at an auction that saw its borrowing costs f...
Congress must act soon to stave off drastic cuts to federal defense spending, GOP Congressman Rob Wittman tells a crowd of ab...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. companies got more output from their workers this spring than initially thought. The modest gain may m...
NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook says CEO Mark Zuckerberg won't sell stock in the company for at least the next 12 months. It...
DETROIT (AP) - Chrysler says its U.S. sales rose 14 percent last month as the Ram pickup truck had its best August in five ye...
The nation's oil and gas hub along the Gulf Coast is slowly coming back to life in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac. The...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A man who ran a Ponzi scheme disguised as an online advertising company has been sentenced to 78 months in ...
<VIDEO> New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gave the keynote address at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida...
<VIDEO> A big piece of Louisville history is up for sale: the house where boxing great Muhammad Ali spent his boyhood.
<VIDEO> Apple Inc. has submitted a list of eight Samsung Electronics Co. products it wants pulled from shelves and bann...
<VIDEO> The average price for a gallon of regular gas rose to $3.75 on Monday, the highest since May 9. The price of oi...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia gasoline prices are continuing to climb. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon o...
BRUSSELS (AP) - A European Union spokesman says proposals for EU-wide banking supervision are likely to be made around Sept. ...
<VIDEO> Seeking to reset his economic message, Republican Mitt Romney pledged to create 3 million jobs and more than $1...
<VIDEO> The federal government and the University of Michigan are working together on a yearlong, real-world test of ca...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gasoline prices are continuing to creep up in Virginia. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a ga...
<VIDEO> A spring-time deep freeze hurt a large swath of the apple crop across the Great Lakes region, with growers repo...
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A Fall River, Mass., manufacturer is recalling about 4,000 pounds of soup products after consumers fou...
WASHINGTON (AP) - US consumer prices were unchanged in July from June, as a small drop in energy costs offset slightly higher...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. factories made more cars, computers and airplanes last month, a hopeful sign that manufacturing is rec...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A former contractor has been ordered to pay $18,750 in restitution for accepting payments on work he nev...
Construction of a new Community Development Services Center in Stafford County, already underway, is the latest step in an on...
The Virginia Department of Agriculture is out with its anticipated yields and production for the 2012 harvest season and warm...
<VIDEO> The number of homeowners getting a foreclosure notice in July was down ten percent from year ago, and the media...
<VIDEO> Travelers still have to put up with packed planes, rising fees and unpredictable security lines, but U.S. airli...
<VIDEO> In just one year the Mississippi River has experienced record flooding and near record low water levels due to ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gun sales are up in Virginia following the repeal of the state's one-handgun-a-month law. The Virgi...
<VIDEO> President Barack Obama is directing the Agriculture Department to authorize an additional $30 million to help c...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The University of Virginia's chief operating officer has resigned.President Teresa A. Sulliva...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 163,000 jobs in July, a hopeful sign after three months of sluggish hiring. The Labor...
<VIDEO> Knight Capital Group, the trading firm whose technical glitch briefly caused trading chaos Wednesday, lost 63 p...
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - StarTek plans to more than triple the workforce at its Lynchburg call center. Company spokeswoman Rose...
Four historic properties in Fredericksburg have changed owners.The Mary Washington House, Rising Sun Tavern, Hugh Mercer Apot...
<VIDEO> Federal authorities have released two surveillance videos they say show a missing south Georgia bank director o...
<VIDEO> An ATM located inside a Lloyds Bank in Ipswich, England started malfunctioning and giving away money. The ATM w...
<VIDEO> Facebook is reporting stronger-than-expected revenue in the company's first earnings report since its rocky...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Washington Gas customers in Virginia will get refunds after state regulators approved a rate hike lower ...
<VIDEO> As one of the world's top tourist destinations, London offers visitors to the Olympics plenty to do when th...
NEW YORK (AP) - Pepsi has scored the Super Bowl halftime show.The soda giant says it struck a multiyear deal with the Nationa...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's unemployment rate ticked up slightly in June after remaining at the lowest rate in three ...
<VIDEO> Christopher Nolan defends fans angry over 'Dark Knight Rises' review; 'Mad Men' in bid to break...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new survey shows most Americans know they have a constitutional right to freedom of speech, and for a cle...
CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) - The Mexican army says killings by criminal gangs in the northern border city of Ciudad Juarez ha...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia is extending its deadline for companies to submit proposals to take over the operation of some ...
<VIDEO> The condition of corn in the 18 states that produce most of it has deteriorated due to widespread drought. Indi...
<VIDEO> In an election-year faceoff, President Obama is demanding Congress renew Bush-era tax cuts only for the middle ...
<VIDEO> Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took aim Monday at China's model of economic growth without democracy, a...
<VIDEO> WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added only 80,000 jobs in June, a third straight month of weak hiring that sh...
<VIDEO> The former Countrywide Financial Corp.,is alleged to have made hundreds of discount loans to buy influence with...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. service companies, which employ roughly 90 percent of the economy, grew in June at the slowest pace in...
DETROIT (AP) - Chrysler says its U.S. sales rose 20 percent in June on strong demand for the 300 sedan and other vehicles. S...
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. factories received more orders in May from April after two consecutive months of declines, as business...
<VIDEO> Shopping 2012: The giant Westfield mall will be an integral part of the London Games experience for many fans h...
<VIDEO> The chairman of Barclays announced his resignation on Monday after accepting responsibility for a price-fixing ...
.CAIRO (AP) - A court has sentenced Egypt's former oil minister and a fugitive businessman who was close to ousted leader...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - An attorney for the national slavery museum proposed by former Gov. L. Douglas Wilder is heading to bank...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gas prices have continued to retreat nationwide, ahead of the Independence Day holiday.In Virginia, AAA ...
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation says it has received a $2 million gift to support its historic ...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's new coalition government says it wants to repeal some taxes, halt layoffs and extend by tw...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling says the collapse of his 38 Studios video game company h...
LONDON (AP) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says there's no guarantee his bid for political asylum from Ecuador will s...
<VIDEO>In a speech in Ohio on Thursday, President Obama acknowledged he made a gaffe last week when he said the private...
POCAHONTAS, Va. (AP) - A southwest Virginia town's demolition of an old coal company store's front is drawing fire fr...
<VIDEO> The Great Recession shrank Americans' wealth so much that in 2010 median family net worth was no more than ...
DAHLGREN, VA. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power is proposing a $36 million high-voltage power line in Dahlgren.The 10-mile overh...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Roomstore Inc. plans to sell its assets at an auction, including the inventory at its stores.The Goo...
<VIDEO> Thousands battled with tomatoes as the town of Sutamarchan, Colombia celebrated it's sixth annual 'toma...
<VIDEO> A senior executive with Coca-Cola Co. says New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's proposal to ban the sale of l...
<VIDEO> The ruins of Bannerman's castle some 50 miles north of New York City are all that's left of a once glor...
<VIDEO> Business social network LinkedIn said Wednesday that some of its users' passwords have been stolen and leak...
<VIDEO> The prototype space shuttle Enterprise has arrived in New Jersey, the first half of its trip to the flight deck...
<VIDEO> New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing a ban on the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in ...
<VIDEO> One person was killed and four were injured in an explosion that caused a large fire at a paper mill in Sartell...
<VIDEO> Now that the playoffs are over for him, New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony talks about the New York spotli...
<VIDEO> A group of shareholders has filed a lawsuit against Facebook, its executives and Morgan Stanley, the lead under...
<VIDEO> Hewlett-Packard Co. plans to cut 27,000 jobs as the growing popularity of smartphones, the iPad and other mobil...
<VIDEO> The selloff of Facebook continues. Investors pushed shares down an additional 8.9 percent Tuesday, they closed ...
<VIDEO> It was supposed to soar. Instead, it's plunging. Facebook's stock fell 11 percent on its second day of ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A deal reached in the State Fair of Virginia bankruptcy case would clear the way for a buyer to purchase...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gas prices have continued to retreat nationwide, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.In Virginia, AAA ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook updated its status to "public company" on Friday. After an anxiety-filled half-hour delay...
<VIDEO> Verizon says it plans to end unlimited data plans as customers upgrade to faster 4g devices that run on its net...
NEW YORK (AP) - Billionaire Warren Buffett's company is making its largest foray into newspapers yet, agreeing to buy 63 ...
<VIDEO> General Motors said it would abandon Facebook ads after concluding they were ineffective. The announcement come...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A former mortgage company chief executive convicted of orchestrating a nearly $3 billion fraud scheme is...
<VIDEO> For most companies, an initial public offering is a step toward democracy. Facebook is not most companies. And ...
<VIDEO> Lady Antebellum readies their performance in Louisville, Ky., to raise money for rebuilding Henryville, Ind., w...
Fed Ex is ahead of the curb with new federal fuel efficiency standards and ahead of their own goal.Its' Vice President of...
BERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande say they've agreed to discuss ways t...
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Attorneys for John Edwards are indicating their case is winding down, but they are not yet saying whe...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's revenue collections rose more than 10 percent in April compared with a year ago, putting ...
<VIDEO> The federal judge overseeing John Edwards criminal trial is sharply curtailing the testimony of a key defense w...
<VIDEO> A woodsy, informal setting, rich in history, will be the backdrop to this year's Group of 8 Summit.
<VIDEO> As questions still remain as to how one of Wall Street's largest banks burned up a $2 billion loss from a t...
<VIDEO> Yahoo abruptly fired CEO Scott Thompson, amid revelations that he padded his resume. The new interim CEO is Yah...
<VIDEO> Prosecutors rested their case against John Edwards on Thursday after calling to the witness stand some of his c...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tourism officials in Washington say spending by visitors grew more than 6 percent last year to $6 billion, ...
<VIDEO>WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April for the second straight month, a sobering remind...
<VIDEO> "Octomom" Nadya Suleman filed for bankruptcy Monday, saying in a court filing that she has as much as...
<VIDEO>Delta Air Lines Inc. says it will buy a refinery near Philadelphia as part of an unprecedented deal that it hope...
NEWTON, N.C. (AP) - The bank that held the mortgage on property owned by former NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield has bought the ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Fares are going up for riders of Washington's Metro transit system. Metro's board of directors vot...
<VIDEO> News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch is being grilled on his relationship with British politicians at the country...
A construction company whose projects included the stadium where the New York Mets play and the Sept. 11 Memorial agreed to p...
Officials at Rappahannock Electric Cooperative are concerned that new source performance standards instituted by the EPA will...
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Appalachian Power is seeking to increase the assessment it charges Virginia customers to recover higher c...
<VIDEO> A company in Sweden is hoping to make eye-tracking technology readily available in the mass market, to use with...
<VIDEO> John Edwards' former aide, Andrew Young was the first witness called by federal prosecutors in Edwards'...
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Libya's oil minister says production is nearly back to its pre-war levels. It's now at 1.5 mill...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A trial is under way in Richmond for a former FBI agent and his wife, who are charged in a $1.3 million ...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Virginia Railway Express passengers will soon see a 3 percent fare increase.The fare hike was approved...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's unemployment rate dipped slightly in March but it was enough to make it the lowest jobles...
More tolls on the way to roads in Virginia will likely mean some changes for EZ Pass customers.An extra $1 a month fee could ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's unemployment rate dipped slightly in March but it was enough to make it the lowest jobles...
WASHINGTON (AP) - TransCanada says it has submitted a proposal for a new route through Nebraska for the disputed Keystone XL ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The owner of a Virginia-based construction management company has pleaded guilty to his role in a bribery a...
General Services Administration witnesses came under sharp criticism from Congress for a second day on Tuesday, as lawmakers ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The central figure in a General Services Administration spending scandal has asserted his right to remain s...
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Ford Motor Company will become the first manufacturer in NASCAR history to supply an all-electric car ...
Congressional committees want to know more about how the General Services Administration violated its own rules in spending m...
<VIDEO>After years of investigation, denials and delays, jury selection began Thursday for the criminal trial of former...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A never-before-seen $1 million buy-in tournament at this year's World Series of Poker will generate the ...
<VIDEO>New research shows that tax day could be hazardous to your health. An analysis of car crash data found that more...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The city of Martinsville's jobless rate remained the highest in Virginia in February. The Virgin...
Facebook is spending $1 billion to buy the photo-sharing company Instagram in the social network's largest acquisition ev...
AOL shares have surged to their highest level in more than a year after it said it has agreed to sell 800 of its patents and ...
The average price of gasoline could surpass $4 per gallon nationwide as early as this week. It's already $3.93 per gallon...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Employers pulled back sharply on hiring last month, a reminder that the U.S. economy may not be growing fas...
Detroit and Gov. Rick Snyder's administration made a deal Wednesday to repair the city's poor finances, including the...
The kickoff for the 2012 New York International Auto Show featured a car most of us will never drive, and even one that flies...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democrat Tim Kaine has offered his U.S. Senate campaign's first policy presentation calling for gove...
There were no models or thumping music, but a Southern California customs building looked a lot more like a car show than an ...
Appealing small cars, low interest rates, truck deals and unseasonably warm weather helped the auto industry achieve its best...
Nissan brought its prototype, gas-powered 'Taxi of Tomorrow' NV200 to New York City for the annual auto show.
NEW YORK (AP) - The new World Trade Center has reached a milestone. The skyscraper being built to replace the terror-wrecked ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - No one in Virginia may have won the Mega Millions jackpot, but lottery officials say the state's pub...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is going mobile.The state agency recently launched a mobile ap...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A creditors' group that provided more than $80 million in bond financing for the State Fair of Virgi...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Interior Department is moving toward allowing studies in the Atlantic Ocean that could ultimately res...
A group that includes former Lakers star Magic Johnson and longtime baseball executive Stan Kasten agreed Tuesday night to bu...
Big bucks are on the line in tonight's Mega Millions jackpot.The Mega Millions jackpot is $290-million, the biggest since...
Being in the middle of Washington, D.C. brings an added benefit to George Washington University. When the head of the Federal...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - The chief financial officer of what had been one of the nation's largest private mortgage companie...
Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales was on his fourth war zone deployment when he was accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians. AP...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power is telling the federal government that it's interested in leasing areas off ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia is getting nearly $9 million in federal funding to continue efforts to turn around the state...
NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. (AP) - Pyott Boone Electronics is planning a $6 million expansion of its Tazewell County operations that&...
Goldman Sachs executives responded to a blistering essay, written by a former executive who announced his resignation in the ...
Occupy Wall Street activists targeted a Mitt Romney fundraiser at a luxury Manhattan hotel on Wednesday, denouncing the Repub...
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