MUST SEE

7-logo-25x25

Top Political Stories

Lewinsky's new mission: End cyberbullying

Monica Lewinsky told an audience in Philadelphia on Monday that her new mission in life was to end cyberbullying.

Monica Lewinsky, William Ginsburg

Barack Obama votes Monday in Illinois

President Barack Obama is home to cast his ballot Monday, the day early voting begins in Illinois, and he isn't afraid to reveal whom he's casting his ballot for.

At an event Sunday night for Gov…

Obama votes early 1

Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter

Monica Lewinsky took another step into the public spotlight on Monday when she joined Twitter.

Monica Lewinsky

The president's club: How golf took over the White House

So often a meeting point for the captains of politics and industry, the golf course has been one of the most popular friends of U.S. leaders since the early part of the 20th century.

Obama Boehner golf

Donald Trump months away from 2016 decision

As 2016 hopefuls flock to early caucus states, Donald Trump told an Iowa audience not to count him out -- at least not until he makes his decision about running early next year.

Donald Trump

Eric Holder's legacy: From Guantanamo to Ferguson

Attorney General Eric Holder strode in to a raucously triumphant welcome at Justice Department headquarters on cold, sunny February morning in 2009, less than a month after the inauguration of…

Eric Holder announces Ferguson investigation

WHO to review Ebola response amid criticism

The World Health Organization vowed Saturday to make public a full review of its response to the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa once the crisis is under control.

But the United Nations…

Ebola health care workers China

Supreme Court allows Texas voter ID law

Texas election officials can go ahead and enforce a controversial voter identification law opposed by the Obama administration and civil rights groups, the U.S. Supreme Court said early…

Supreme Court 3

GOP slams Klain pick as Ebola czar

Republicans who pressed President Barack Obama for a more coordinated federal response to the Ebola outbreak are blasting the appointment of Ron Klain, a veteran Democratic political aide, as…

Ron Klain

Weiland surprises in South Dakota's senate race

Rick Weiland says when he was walking down the street making the music video for the song he wrote, a woman stopped him and thought he was country crooner Merle Haggard.

You can't blame her for…

Rick Weiland

McCain helps North Carolina GOP candidate

The Republican candidate for Senate in North Carolina brought in a foreign policy and national security heavyweight, a week after his opponent Sen. Kay Hagan's Armed Services Committee…

Thom Tillis

Nebraska GOP ad may be 'Willie Horton' of 2014

The National Republican Congressional Campaign Committee released a tough ad Friday that links the Democratic challenger in a competitive House race in Nebraska to a convicted serial killer.

The…

Television with remote

DeMaio accuser turns to lie detector

A former campaign aide who has accused Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio of sexual harassment released the results of an independent lie detector test on Friday in an effort to…

Carl DeMaio

Sources: Obama will name Ron Klain Ebola Czar

President Barack Obama will appoint Ron Klain his "Ebola czar," knowledgeable sources tell CNN.

The president on Thursday signaled his openness to the idea to have one individual coordinating…

Ron Klain

VA lawmakers speak out about Ebola

Ebola has been top of mind for many including two Virginia lawmakers from our area.

Ebola virus

Same-sex marriage OK in Alaska, Wyoming

Same-sex marriage in Alaska can move forward after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected the state's request to delay enforcement. The one-sentence order from the justices denying a stay…

Marriage licenses issued in Las Vegas

Obama's embarrassing restaurant moment

Ever had your credit card turned down at a fancy restaurant? President Obama can commiserate.

Obama

U.S. senators seek answers on Ebola prep in Virginia

U.S. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are asking Virginia hospital and health officials how prepared the state is to deal with any patients who have symptoms of Ebola.

Ebola

Who is Hunter Biden?

Hunter Biden, Vice President Joe Biden's son, was discharged from the Navy Reserve this year after failing a drug test, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday night.

Hunter Biden

Sentencing delayed for Maureen McDonnell

A federal judge has delayed the 2015 sentencing of former first lady Maureen McDonnell on nine public corruption convictions.

Maureen McDonnell
Monica Lewinsky, William Ginsburg

Lewinsky's new mission: End cyberbullying

Obama votes early 1

Barack Obama votes Monday in Illinois

Monica Lewinsky

Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter

Obama Boehner golf

The president's club: How golf took over the...

Donald Trump

Donald Trump months away from 2016 decision

Eric Holder announces Ferguson investigation

Eric Holder's legacy: From Guantanamo to Ferguson

Ebola health care workers China

WHO to review Ebola response amid criticism

Supreme Court 3

Supreme Court allows Texas voter ID law

Ron Klain

GOP slams Klain pick as Ebola czar

Rick Weiland

Weiland surprises in South Dakota's senate race

Thom Tillis

McCain helps North Carolina GOP candidate

Television with remote

Nebraska GOP ad may be 'Willie Horton' of 2014

Carl DeMaio

DeMaio accuser turns to lie detector

Ron Klain

Sources: Obama will name Ron Klain Ebola Czar

Ebola virus

VA lawmakers speak out about Ebola

Marriage licenses issued in Las Vegas

Same-sex marriage OK in Alaska, Wyoming

Obama

Obama's embarrassing restaurant moment

Ebola

U.S. senators seek answers on Ebola prep in...

Hunter Biden

Who is Hunter Biden?

Maureen McDonnell

Sentencing delayed for Maureen McDonnell

POLITICS VIDEO


Ebola on the minds of Virginia lawmakers

Advertisement
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

2014 Elections

LATEST SLIDESHOWS

  • Joe Dashiell/WDBJ7

    PHOTOS: McDonnell trial

    Photos from the trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and Maureen McDonnell.

    View More
  • PHOTOS: Buena Vista Labor Day Parade

    The Buena Vista Labor Day Parade is the traditional start of the fall campaign season in Virginia. Monday morning, the three candidates for U.S. Senate met voters during the annual event.

  • PHOTOS: 2014 Inaugural Parade in Richmond

    Photos of local participants in the 2014 Inaugural Parade including Hargrave Military Academy, JMU Marching Royal Dukes, Martinsville High School Marching Band, Pride of Patrick Co. Marching Cougars, Pulaski Co. High School Golden Cougar Marching Band, VMI Corps of Cadets, Virginia Tech Regimental Band or the "Highty-Tighties", and Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership Corps of Cadets and…

  • PHOTOS: Creigh Deeds over the years

    A collection of pictures of Virginia Senator Creigh Deeds.

  • PHOTOS: Creigh Deeds stabbing

    Gus Deeds

    State Senator Creigh Deeds was stabbed inside of his Bath County home on Tuesday morning.

Advertisement
Advertisement

TOOLBOX