While "gay panic" and "transgender panic" aren't mentioned in any law books, defendants will sometimes use them as a temporary insanity defense.
Neither students nor the deer were injured as a result of the crash, which took place early Thursday morning in central Virginia.
A Thursday court decision will allow the city to remove two monuments depicting Confederate military generals, including the statue of Robert E. Lee that was at the center of a deadly rally in 2017.
Millions of people in the U.S. have received COVID vaccines, with more than 15 percent of the population now fully vaccinated against the disease.
"It is critical my family and the other victims' families get the transparency, honesty and justice they deserve," Williams wrote in a post paying tribute to his 25-year-old cousin.
An officer has been placed on administrative assignment after a fatal confrontation by the popular waterfront site.
"There is no place today for the death penalty in this commonwealth, in the South or in this nation," Governor Ralph Northam said.
Gourmeltz restaurant in Fredericksburg is at risk of closing for not adhering to regulations on face masks.
Students at H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program in Arlington, Virginia were asked to fill in the missing element in a sentence describing Floyd's death.
The amendment's supporters say that without a constitutional amendment, women are left to fight long, costly court battles to ensure they receive the same civil rights and legal protections given to men.
Texas, Mississippi, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts are among the states where restrictions were eased this month.
"We unanimously find there is no probable cause to believe the Troopers committed any criminal offense in the shooting of Xzavier Deyonte Hill on January 9, 2021," a Virginia grand jury concluded on Friday.
Tavon Ford, 31, was taken into custody by the United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force without incident.
Virginia will become the 23rd state in the U.S. to ban capital punishment once Governor Ralph Northam signs the legislation.
Chase currently has more support than any other GOP candidate for governor, but most voters have yet to make a decision.
Customers are advised to check the Wegmans website frequently for the latest information on appointment availability.
According to a criminal complaint, the 34-year-old was shown on police body-worn camera footage among a crowd of rioters using sticks and other items as weapons to assault officers protecting the U.S. Capitol.
Texas is currently the worst hit state when it comes to the number of customers without power.
Tykirah Lashae Reid, 20, is accused of abducting 3-month-old Jiraiya Cherry from his Chesterfield, Virginia, family home on the morning of February 4.
"There have been a few bumps, but I'm hopeful that we'll have a polished bill we can agree upon in the next few weeks," Virginia Senate Adam Ebbin said Friday.
Harry Rogers, a self-described leader of the Ku Klux Klan, will face at least one fewer year in prison after appealing his sentence for driving into a crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters in Virginia last year.
The Virginia Senate passed a bill on Wednesday that would abolish the death penalty.
The Virginia Senate approved the censure resolution in a bipartisan 24–9 vote last week, after the Republican Senator praised pro-Trump rioters.
A worker at the Willough in Naples is said to have stopped Rayford Smith from stomping on man's face again during the attack.
Brian Anthony Joe, 41, was taken into custody after he dropped 10 feet and landed on a woman at the gym, officials said.
Trillions of the bugs are due to emerge in parts of the country this spring.
Front Royal Councilman Scott Lloyd wanted to honor the former president by renaming a street Donald Trump Avenue.
The reporting team is launching a series focusing on segregation in Norfolk, Virginia.
Up to two million new infections are likely to be reported in the week ending February 13, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Ashland Mayor Steve Trivett told those responsible for posting far-right fliers: "We will pick up the trash you dropped."