Youngkin goes solo, McAuliffe leans on surrogates in home stretch of Va. governor's race

Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin is going at it alone in the home stretch of Virginia’s gubernatorial race and passing on...

Obama paints Youngkin as out-of-touch elite, doubts relatability with voters

RICHMOND – Former President Barack Obama painted Republican Glenn Youngkin as being out-of-touch with the middle class, urging voters to...

3 D.C. churches, including District's oldest Black congregation, receiving preservation grants

Three D.C. churches, including the District’s oldest Black congregation, have won several thousand dollars in grant funding for preserving their...

Arlington police officer fired after fatal shooting of man

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – An Arlington police who fatally shot a man has been fired for violating department policy, according...

Voting rights loom large for Virginia's Black electorate in razor-tight governor's race

Black voters in Virginia are banking on Democrat Terry McAuliffe to protect voting rights, mirroring a similar battle that’s loomed...

Doug Wilder accuses Kamala Harris of illegal campaigning with church ad for McAuliffe

Former Virginia Gov. L. Douglas Wilder accused Vice President Kamala Harris of illegally campaigning for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe...

Three D.C. churches, including city's oldest Black congregation, snag six-figure preservation grants

The Rev. Selena Johnson, the pastor of Mount Zion United Methodist Church in Georgetown, celebrated her birthday Thursday sharing cupcakes...

Reduced Metrorail service to last until end of the month

Metro said Friday that reduced rail service will continue through at least the end of the month as it inspects...

Glenn Youngkin jumps into lead in Virginia governor's race, new poll shows: 'This is anyone's race'

A new poll shows Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin seizing the lead for the first time in the race against...

Lawsuit challenges hundreds of Fairfax County absentee ballot requests

Fairfax County insists it is following state election laws properly, denying the thrust of a new lawsuit this week that...

Kamala Harris pushes get-out-the-vote effort to boost Terry McAuliffe's split chances in Virginia

Vice President Kamala Harris stumped for Democrat Terry McAuliffe on Thursday, urging supporters to make sure they turn out in...

Parents advocacy group launches $1M ad campaign against McAuliffe, invoking safety in schools

A parents advocacy group kick-started a $1 million digital ad campaign targeting Democratic gubernatorial nominee Terry McAuliffe by highlighting school...

Youngkin ditches issues of illegal immigration, MS-13 crime as he courts Hispanic voters in Virginia

Republican Glenn Youngkin has embraced much of the Trumpian policy playbook in his bid for Virginia’s governor’s mansion, with a...

Time ticks by fast when battling homelessness

D.C. officials are facing several deadlines — all of their own making — and it doesn’t matter whether they’re wearing...

VP Kamala Harris to stump for McAuliffe in diverse Virginia county

Vice President Kamala Harris will campaign for Democratic gubernatorial nominee Terry McAuliffe, as the tight race in Virginia comes to...