3 workers hurt in Virginia custom machinery plant explosion

An explosion has injured three workers at a company in Virginia that makes custom machinery
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Authorities: Doctor dies in northeast Indiana tractor mishap

Authorities say a doctor who had his medical license revoked in 2016 has died after being pinned between a fence post and a tractor in northeastern Indiana
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Authorities: Man shot by Virginia police; condition unknown

A man has been shot by Virginia police
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Before Lost Colony, he started 1st science lab in New World

Before the legendary Lost Colony vanished from North Carolina's coast, the first science center in the New World was established near that same spot
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Chinese student at Virginia camp drowns in host family pool

A teenager from China who was visiting Virginia to attend a summer camp has drowned in his host family's backyard pool
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Citizen group monitors for possible environmental violations

A volunteer-driven citizen group is working to document potential environmental violations
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Court upholds Mountain Valley Pipeline water quality review

A federal appeals court has upheld a Virginia agency's finding that says the Mountain Valley Pipeline is expected to not harm water quality
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Dairy farms weather long stretch of low milk prices

Despite stubbornly low milk prices forcing some dairy farmers to pinch pennies just to scrape by and others to call it quits and sell off their cattle, Bryan Matthews tries to remain optimistic
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DEQ: No hazards after paper mill issue discolored river

State regulators say they have found no environmental hazards after a problem at a paper mill's waste treatment plant caused discoloration in waterways outside of Roanoke
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First long-distance, residential drone delivery touches down

Country's first long-distance, residential drone delivery touches down in Montgomery County neighborhood
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GOP Virginia delegate resigning; could risk GOP House edge

A Republican delegate in the Virginia General Assembly is resigning, potentially putting the GOP's slim House advantage at risk
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ICE, Border Patrol at Senate hearing on family separations

Senate hearing on family separations at border may also explore reports of sexual and other abuse of migrants at detention facilities
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Incoming Virginia Tech class most diverse in school history

The incoming freshman class at Virginia Tech will be the most diverse in the school's history
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Judge: Manafort to be moved to jail closer to his lawyers

A federal judge has ordered President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman to be moved to a jail closer to his lawyers
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Lawyers for Manafort say they don't want him switching jails

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman is asking to remain in the same Virginia jail even though a judge directed that he be moved closer to his lawyers
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Mueller seeks immunity for 5 witnesses in Manafort case

Special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of Paul Manafort
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Nonprofit offers shelter for men recovering from addiction

Steve Hamilton serves up bacon cheeseburgers to a group of men before a bible study one warm July evening in a house off Wards Road
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Police: Man throws brick at Virginia senator's office door

Police charged a man with throwing a brick at the front door of U.S. Sen. Mark Warner's office in southwest Virginia, shattering the glass
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Police: Officers shoot man who raised shotgun toward them

Police in Virginia say officers responding to a report of a suicidal person fatally shot a man who raised a shotgun toward them
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Probe opened into congressional candidate's ballot petition

A special prosecutor will investigate potential campaign violations in Virginia over signatures that were gathered to place an independent congressional candidate on November's ballot.
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Senators seek answers about migrant family separations

Senate hearing on family separations at border may also explore reports of sexual and other abuse of migrants at detention facilities
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Speaker sets date in House special election

House Speaker Kirk Cox has set a November date for a special election for a vacant state House seat
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Teen gets 10 years for raping, strangling 14-year-old

A Virginia teen has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for raping and strangling a 14-year-old girl in 2017
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The Latest: Judge denies request to move Manafort trial

A federal judge has denied a request to relocate the trial of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman
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Top Dem uses immigration hearing to seek Nielsen resignation

A top Democrat wants Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign
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Virginia pharmacy board member ousted over protest access

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has ousted a Virginia Board of Pharmacy member and civic activist accused of using her credentials to access a closed site near the Mountain Valley Pipeline route
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Virginia school named for Confederate general to be renamed

School officials in Virginia are renaming a school named for a Confederate general
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Virginia Tech to honor grad who died in US Navy training

Virginia Tech plans to add the name of a graduate who died in a U.S. Navy training exercise to its Pylon memorial
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Virginia town considers privatizing trash collection

A town in Virginia is considering whether to outsource its trash collection to a private company
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Virginia woman indicted in death of infant son

A Virginia woman has been indicted in the death of her nearly 2-month-old son
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West Virginia editorial roundup

Summary of recent West Virginia newspaper editorials
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