In wealthy LA enclave, harsher penalties for wasting water

Cason Gilmer, a senior field customer service representative from the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District, installs…

Tracking Biden’s 1st-year progress delivering on promises

FILE – President Joe Biden takes off his mask to speak about the COVID-19 pandemic during…

1 year in: Biden ready to talk through progress, setbacks

WASHINGTON – One year into a presidency defined by lofty ambitions and at-times frustrating shortfalls, President…

US, allies pledge unity on Russia; to do what isn’t as clear

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden has rallied European allies to pledge as one that they will…

Roanoke County parents show support for mask mandate as school board avoids vote

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. – After nearly two hours of public comment at Roanoke County’s School Board…

ILO report says Afghan crisis causing massive job losses

BANGKOK – More than a half million people in Afghanistan have lost their jobs since the…

Tractor-trailer crash closes all northbound lanes on I-81 in Botetourt County

Motorists can expect delays along I-81 North Tuesday night after a major crash in Botetourt County.…

Authorities searching for missing man out of Bedford County

BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. – The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in finding…

Sanders says he may back Manchin, Sinema primary challengers

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., responds to questions from reporters before a meeting with Democrats at the…

Florida Democrat sworn in as newest member of House

WASHINGTON – Democratic Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick of Florida was sworn in as the newest member of…

Gov. Youngkin shares plans for Virginia during first address to joint session

ROANOKE, Va. – Just three days into his new position, Governor Glenn Youngkin spoke to Virginia’s…

Australia has record COVID-19 deaths, hospitals under stress

MELBOURNE – Australia reported a record high of COVID-19 deaths Tuesday, and its second-largest state declared…

Asia shares mostly rise moderately after US national holiday

A woman wearing a face mask walks past a bank’s electronic board showing the Hong Kong…

Towing companies asking drivers to stay home during winter storm

LYNCHBURG, Va. – The snow finally let up Monday morning, but it left quite the mess…

Person shot at Wytheville grocery store, weather grounds medical helicopter

WYTHEVILLE, Va. – A person was shot at a Wytheville grocery store Saturday evening, according to…