A multimillion dollar verdict in Texas is focusing fresh attention on guard rail safety in Virginia. The Virginia Department of Transportation says it is evaluating the situation to see if there is cause for concern here.
There is still more controversy than consensus, as Roanoke considers how to realign its voting precincts. After Monday night's city council meeting, there are two competing plans on the table, and little agreement on how the city should move forward.
Ryan Newman's number 31 Chevrolet failed post-race inspection after his fifth-place finish at Talladega. But he breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday when he found out he was not going to be penalized, since it was determined his car was too low because of race damage.