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Feb 15, 2019

Second Fairfax Accuser Is Intensely Private Maryland Mom

Second Fairfax Accuser Is Intensely Private Maryland Mom

The Maryland woman who has accused Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of raping her while they were students at Duke University in 2000 is a single mother who values her privacy, worked for several...

Feb 10, 2019

Virginia's Lt. Gov. Fairfax Resists Calls to Step Down

Virginia's Lt. Gov. Fairfax Resists Calls to Step Down

Virginia's embattled lieutenant governor has urged authorities to investigate sexual assault allegations made against him, but hasn't heeded calls to resign and it is unclear what comes next for the once-rising...

Feb 10, 2019

Both Fairfax Accusers Say They Are Willing to Testify

Both Fairfax Accusers Say They Are Willing to Testify

Hours after Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax again denied two claims of sexual assault, both women accusing him said they would be willing to testify at a possible impeachment hearing as the Virginia Democrat...

Feb 10, 2019

Virginia Dems Push Fairfax to Resign or Face Impeachment

Virginia Dems Push Fairfax to Resign or Face Impeachment

Democrats' calls for an investigation into sex assault claims against Virginia's Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax dissolved into demands for resignation and threats of impeachment after a second woman publicly accused...

Feb 6, 2019

'I Am Telling the Truth' Woman Tells of Attack by Fairfax

'I Am Telling the Truth' Woman Tells of Attack by Fairfax

The California professor who alleged that Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax sexually assaulted her in 2004 issued her first public statement Wednesday on the alleged attack, describing the use of force.

Feb 6, 2019

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax's Accuser Goes Public

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax's Accuser Goes Public

A California professor who accused Virginia's Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexually assaulting her 15 years ago hired Christine Blasey Ford's legal team to represent her, NBC News reports.

Jan 26, 2019

'Heartbreaking': 3 Weather-Related Deaths Probed in Va.

'Heartbreaking': 3 Weather-Related Deaths Probed in Va.

Police in Fairfax County, Virginia, are asking for help preventing weather-related accidents after two women in their 80s recently died after being found in snow, and a homeless man in his 40s died after...

Jan 19, 2019

Police: 93-Year-Old Man Killed in Fairfax County Hit-and-Run

Police: 93-Year-Old Man Killed in Fairfax County Hit-and-Run

A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a 93-year-old man while he crossed a street in Fairfax County, Virginia, Friday night, police say.

Jan 19, 2019

Virginia Lt. Gov. Leaves Dais, Protesting Confederate Honor

Virginia Lt. Gov. Leaves Dais, Protesting Confederate Honor

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax stopped presiding over the state Senate for the second year in a row in protest when senators again honored a Confederate general.

Jan 15, 2019

Substitute Teacher Proves Popular Option for Furloughed Feds

Substitute Teacher Proves Popular Option for Furloughed Feds

At a job fair Tuesday, nearly 200 furloughed feds showed up for fingerprinting and orientation sessions on classroom management at a job fair organized by Fairfax County Public Schools, the nation's 10th largest...

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.