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The National Weather Service office in Blacksburg has confirmed that storm damage in eastern Bedford County was caused by a tornado.

The owner of The Potomack Company auction house in Virginia said they were "just really blown away by the interest." A pre-sale estimate was that the auction could raise $50,000 to $80,000.

Are you seeking inspiration for your next family getaway? Here are five beautiful places to consider.

With mass shootings fresh in Americans' mind, the Supreme Court will soon issue its biggest gun ruling in more than a decade, one expected to make it easier to carry guns in public in some of the largest cities.

Nineteen children were looking forward to a summer filled with Girl Scouts and soccer and video games. Two teachers were closing out a school year that they started with joy and had held such promise.

Looking ahead to the 74th Primetime Emmys in September, what shows have threaded the needle of art and accessibility? It's a short list.

"I don't plan on coming out for the anthem going forward until I feel better about the direction of our country," Kapler said before a series opener at Cincinnati.

Many hotels across the United States have done away with daily housekeeping service, making what was already one of the toughest jobs in the hospitality industry even more grueling.


A Florida man died when his vape pen, distributed by Smok-E Mountain, exploded, sending projectiles into his head and causing a small fire in his house. This is believed to be one of the first deaths from an e-cigarette explosion in the U.S.

Roanoke police have asked for the public's help as they search for a missing 3-month-old child

CHRISTIANSBURG — Former Virginia Tech football player Isimemen Etute was found not guilty Friday in the beating death of Jerry Paul Smith following a three-day trial in Montgomery County Circuit Court .

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke went to campaign where it’s believed a presidential candidate has never gone before.

Staunch defender of Trump has used Virginia courts to file defamation lawsuits.

@virginia_tech  police seeking public's help in theft of football helmets >>>

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Bobby Goodlatte, the son of U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, announced on Twitter that he gave the maximum allowed donation to Jennifer Lewis, the Democrat running for his father's seat, and encouraged donations to Lewis' campaign via