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Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 05:30 PM EST

ERA Activist Jailed Without Bond for Exposing Breast in Va.

ERA Activist Jailed Without Bond for Exposing Breast in Va.

A woman demonstrating in Richmond, Virginia, in support of the Equal Rights Amendment will be held without bond for more than a month for exposing a breast in public, a judge ruled Tuesday.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:38 AM EST

Northern Virginia Snow Cost VDOT $1 Million Per Hour

Northern Virginia Snow Cost VDOT $1 Million Per Hour

The commissioner of the Virginia Department of Transportation says it cost about $1 million per hour for the agency to respond to this week's snowstorm in northern Virginia.

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 at 12:00 PM EST

Pups Love the Snow, But It's Less Fun for Virginia Drivers

Pups Love the Snow, But It's Less Fun for Virginia Drivers

A Tibetan mastiff from Stafford, Virginia, loves romping through Wednesday's snow, but drivers in Northern Virginia are warning others to proceed slowly, News4's Megan McGrath reports.

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 at 08:48 AM EST

Dulles Surpasses Reagan National in Passenger Traffic

Dulles Surpasses Reagan National in Passenger Traffic

Dulles International Airport has surpassed Reagan National Airport in passenger traffic.

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 08:13 PM EST

Counselor Accused of Raping, Impregnating 2 Disabled Clients

Counselor Accused of Raping, Impregnating 2 Disabled Clients

A man whose job was to help adults with disabilities is accused of raping and impregnating two clients in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Monday, Feb 18, 2019 at 06:49 PM EST

Democrat Favored in First Va. Election Since Scandals Broke

Democrat Favored in First Va. Election Since Scandals Broke

Political observers and activists will be closely watching a Northern Virginia special election Tuesday to see If Democrats will be hurt by the scandal impacting the party’s top three leaders in the commonwealt...

Monday, Feb 18, 2019 at 11:21 AM EST

Virginia Baker Hopes to Defend Best Pasty Title

Virginia Baker Hopes to Defend Best Pasty Title

It’s not just independence that Virginia has taken from Great Britain: The 2018 World Pasty Championship's "Open Savoury Company" title went to Vienna, Virginia, baker Mike Burgess and his Pure Pasty Company.

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 at 03:07 PM EST

Health Worker Accused of Second Rape at Virginia Center

Health Worker Accused of Second Rape at Virginia Center

A man who worked at a Northern Virginia community center for people living with disabilities has been accused of raping a second mentally incapacitated woman, Fairfax County police said.

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 09:45 PM EST

Preservation Group Saves Historic African American Cemetery

Preservation Group Saves Historic African American Cemetery

An historic African American cemetery in Loudoun County, Virginia, will be saved thanks to a preservation group. News4's Erika Gonzalez explains how it is different from other older cemeteries.

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 06:42 PM EST

Husband Charged in 2017 Death of Virginia Woman

Husband Charged in 2017 Death of Virginia Woman

The husband of a Virginia woman shot and killed more than two years ago was arrested Friday and charged with murder, police said.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.

David Culver was born and raised in Fairfax, and after an internship at News4 and stints as a reporter, anchor and producer for WAVY-TV, the NBC station in Norfolk, he joined News4 in December 2012. Follow David on Twitter.