PORTSMOUTH, Virginia The families of two students slain in the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre are seeking to hold the university accountable in a wrongful death lawsuit which got underway on Monday.
PORTSMOUTH, Virginia The Virginia state Senate on Tuesday approved a law forcing a woman to have an ultrasound before an abortion but left out a provision harshly criticized by women's rights groups that might have required a more intrusive vaginal probe.
PORTSMOUTH, Virginia Virginia repealed on Tuesday a law that had limited handgun purchases to one per month, a move that came less than five years after a mentally-ill student shot 32 people to death at a university in the state.
PORTSMOUTH, Virginia Virginia repealed a one-per-month limit on handgun purchases on Tuesday, less than five years after a mentally-deranged student used handguns to massacre 32 people at Virginia Tech University in the worst single act of gun violence in U.S. history.
PORTSMOUTH, Virginia A group of descendants of Civil War soldiers who fought for the South sued a city in western Virginia on Thursday over a regulation that prevents them from flying Confederate flags.