Virginia

(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 09, 2019 - 3:41 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It was an easy question to ask, even if the answer was tough to absorb. "Why?" It dogged Virginia for a year and three weeks — following the Cavaliers through sweat-soaked practices, hostile arenas up and down the East Coast, on talk radio and pundit-driven TV, and in their own,...
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Virginia Lt. Gov Justin Fairfax looks over a briefing book prior to the start of the senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. A California woman has accused Fairfax of sexually assaulting her 15 years ago. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
February 11, 2019 - 8:10 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia lawmaker on Monday backed off his plans to swiftly introduce an impeachment bill seeking the ouster of the state's Lieutenant Governor as Democrats struggled to address revelations of past racist behavior and allegations of sexual assault roiling its highest levels...
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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam speaks during a news conference
(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
February 08, 2019 - 4:12 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam told his top staff Friday that he is not going to resign over the racist photo that has roiled state politics, despite intense pressure to step down, according to a top administration official. Northam called a...
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A photo from Gov. Ralph Northam's medical school yearbook shows two men, one in blackface and one in a Ku Klux Klan robe and hood, on the same page as the governor. A half-page from the 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook, photographed by The Virginian-Pilot on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. (Photo by Eastern Virginia Medical School/The Virginian-Pilot/TNS/Sipa USA)
February 07, 2019 - 11:15 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the political turmoil in Virginia amid admissions of blackface and accusations of sexual assault (all times local): 8:25 a.m. President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of "killing the Great State of Virginia." Trump was responding to the scandal that has...
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UMBC Retrievers players celebrate.
(Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports)
April 02, 2018 - 5:10 am
The historic upset was great news for everyone, except Virginia fans and Little Caesars restaurants.
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