MUST SEE

7-logo-25x25

Sheriff's office: Military jet crashes in Augusta County

A sheriff's dispatcher says authorities are searching for a military jet that crashed in western Virginia.

More »

Top Political Stories

First-week sales of Paul Ryan's book slow

Rep. Paul Ryan's first solo book sold 6,266 copies in its first week of publication, according to Nielsen Bookscan data provided to CNN by a publisher.

Paul Ryan at RNC 2012

Mitt Romney's 'Dumb and Dumber' scenario

Mitt Romney says he's not running for president again. Mind's made up. No chance of changing it. Well, except for his "Dumb and Dumber" scenario.

Mitt Romney

New French government announced

A new French government was announced Tuesday, one day after it dissolved amid turmoil among top ministers.

Francois Hollande and Valerie Trierweiler

Voter registrars prepare for photo ID requirement

The U.S. Senate race in November will be the first statewide election to require voters to present a photo ID at the polls. The new Voter ID requirement is controversial, but state and local…

Election 2014

McAuliffe orders cuts to Virginia state agencies

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is ordering his agency heads to cut their budgets 5 percent this fiscal year and 7 percent next year to cope with an $880 million budget shortfall.

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe

Bill Gates, wife give $1 million to gun control

Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have together donated $1 million to the Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility, a gun control advocacy group.

Bill and Melinda Gates

Former FBI Director Freeh still hospitalized

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh was seriously injured and hospitalized after a single-vehicle accident in Vermont, state police said.

Vermont State Police said Tuesday that Freeh was still…

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh

Obama announces new efforts for vets

President Barack Obama detailed Tuesday how his administration is attempting to rectify shortfalls in caring for war veterans, just as new threats abroad could require more sacrifices for…

Obama, 8-26-2014

Signs point to U.S. airstrikes in Syria

President Barack Obama has yet to decide whether to authorize air strikes against ISIS targets in Syria, the White House insists.

More and more, though, the signals and nuance from the…

Obama discusses Syria, Situation Room

Lynchburg announces change for polling place

Lynchburg has changed one of its polling places ahead of the November 4 general election.

lynchburgcity

Scathing report slams veterans' care

A lengthy report on wait times at VA health care facilities in Phoenix found that 28 veterans had "clinically significant delays" in care, and six of them died, but investigators couldn't…

Phoenix VA Medical Center

UK sorry for marking 200 years since WH burned

Who knew the War of 1812 could inflame passions in the age of Twitter? The British Embassy in Washington has apologized after tweeting a photo marking the 200th anniversary of British troops…

Burning of the White House

Democratic operative joins Perry legal team

Texas Gov. Rick Perry added another high-powered lawyer to his team fighting a felony indictment against him, but this addition is just as much about sending a message than winning the case.

Rick Perry

French government dissolved amid turmoil

The French government was dissolved Monday amid turmoil among top ministers.

Francois Hollande and Valerie Trierweiler

Public meetings focus on regulation of charity bingo, raffles

Charitable gaming in Virginia will be the focus of a series of public meetings hosted by the state Office of Charitable and Regulatory Programs.

Virginia flag

UK close to identifying James Foley's killer

British officials "are close" to identifying the ISIS militant who beheaded American journalist James Foley, according to Britain's ambassador to the United States, Peter Westmacott.

Westmacott…

James Foley

Calls to not let Michael Brown 'moment' pass

One day before thousands are expected to gather for the funeral of Michael Brown, political and civil rights leaders don't appear ready to let the moment pass.

Al Sharpton

Clinton ignores questions on Ferguson

Hillary Clinton, who has yet to comment about the protests over the death of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, ignored questions about the incident on Sunday.

Hillary Clinton file 4

As vacation winds down, Obama faces calls for stronger leadership on ISIS

On President Barack Obama's last day of a troubled vacation, politicians criticized his leadership and called for action in the growing threat of terrorist group ISIS.

Obama urges Congress to pass infrastructure bill

Republicans urge airstrikes in Syria

Republicans in Congress have begun their most forceful push yet in urging President Barack Obama to begin a military campaign into Syria to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

John McCain
Paul Ryan at RNC 2012

First-week sales of Paul Ryan's book slow

Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney's 'Dumb and Dumber' scenario

Francois Hollande and Valerie Trierweiler

New French government announced

Election 2014

Voter registrars prepare for photo ID requirement

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe

McAuliffe orders cuts to Virginia state agencies

Bill and Melinda Gates

Bill Gates, wife give $1 million to gun control

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh

Former FBI Director Freeh still hospitalized

Obama, 8-26-2014

Obama announces new efforts for vets

Obama discusses Syria, Situation Room

Signs point to U.S. airstrikes in Syria

lynchburgcity

Lynchburg announces change for polling place

Phoenix VA Medical Center

Scathing report slams veterans' care

Burning of the White House

UK sorry for marking 200 years since WH burned

Rick Perry

Democratic operative joins Perry legal team

Francois Hollande and Valerie Trierweiler

French government dissolved amid turmoil

Virginia flag

Public meetings focus on regulation of charity...

James Foley

UK close to identifying James Foley's killer

Al Sharpton

Calls to not let Michael Brown 'moment' pass

Hillary Clinton file 4

Clinton ignores questions on Ferguson

Obama urges Congress to pass infrastructure bill

As vacation winds down, Obama faces calls for...

John McCain

Republicans urge airstrikes in Syria

POLITICS VIDEO


Advertisement
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

LATEST SLIDESHOWS

Advertisement
Advertisement

TOOLBOX