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Feb 15, 2019

Virginia Governor Asks Lawmakers to Focus on Budget 'Equity'

Virginia Governor Asks Lawmakers to Focus on Budget 'Equity'

Virginians are split over whether Gov. Ralph Northam should resign over a photo on his 1984 medical school yearbook page showing people in blackface and a Ku Klux Klan robe, a new Washington Post-Schar...

Feb 14, 2019

Amazon Kills NYC Plan, Leaving Virginia With Sole HQ2 Site

Amazon Kills NYC Plan, Leaving Virginia With Sole HQ2 Site

Amazon has canceled its plans to build a headquarters in Long Island City and will not search for another location.

Feb 13, 2019

Virginia Moves to Ban Holding Mobile Devices While Driving

Virginia Moves to Ban Holding Mobile Devices While Driving

The Virginia House of Delegates has passed a bill prohibiting drivers from holding their cellphones while on the road.

Feb 10, 2019

Poll: Virginians Split Over Whether Northam Should Resign

Poll: Virginians Split Over Whether Northam Should Resign

Virginians are split over whether Gov. Ralph Northam should resign over a photo on his 1984 medical school yearbook page showing people in blackface and a Ku Klux Klan robe, a new Washington Post-Schar...

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 9, 2019

Northam Says Remainder of Term to Focus on Racial Equality

Northam Says Remainder of Term to Focus on Racial Equality

Virginia's embattled governor says he wants to spend the remaining three years of his term pursuing racial "equity."

Feb 9, 2019

Black Virginia Voters Feel Betrayed, Left in No-Win Scenario

Black Virginia Voters Feel Betrayed, Left in No-Win Scenario

Eva Siakam's choice to campaign for Ralph Northam in 2017 was a simple one: He was a Democrat and endorsed by Barack Obama, America's first black president.

Feb 10, 2019

1 Dead in Alexandria Townhouse Fire

1 Dead in Alexandria Townhouse Fire

A man has died after a fire burned through a three-story home in Alexandria.

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...

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.