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California is among the most innovative states in the U.S.

These are the 10 most innovative states in the U.S.

There are states outside of California and New York that attract major tech companies because of their innovative ways.

Virginia officials say a woman shot her self in the face while handcuffed during a traffic stop

Sarah Wilson was handcuffed during a traffic stop in Chesapeake, Virginia, in July 2018 when she "contorted" her body, and shot her self, police said.
Amazon will eventually locate 25,000 workers in Arlington County, Virginia, as part of its HQ2.

Amazon’s HQ2 in Virginia just cleared a major hurdle, and it reveals a key difference from its New York project

Arlington's county board on Saturday approved a $23 million incentives package for the planned Amazon expansion known as HQ2.
A Facebook photo announces that Laura and Matt Trayte's supposed adoptive baby is a girl.

A woman who faked being pregnant and devastated the parents who believed they were adopting her baby has been arrested

Elizabeth Jones has admitted to fooling the couple, telling local media outlets that she has no idea why she invented the pregnancy.
Pokémon Go.

A security guard who fatally shot a grandfather playing Pokémon Go could face 30 years in prison

Johnathan Cromwell, 23, was convicted of second-degree murder last week. A jury recommended that he serve 30 years in prison for killing Jiansheng Chen.
Crystal City makes up part of the Northern Virginia neighborhood Amazon is moving into, which it has dubbed "National Landing."

Opposition to Amazon HQ2 in Virginia is growing louder in the wake of its New York City defeat

Emboldened by Amazon's exit from New York, some lawmakers in Virginia are beginning to ask questions about the deal made for HQ2.
Empty classroom (file)

An elementary school in Virginia had students play a ‘game’ that evoked escaping slavery and parents are upset

Students in grades 3 through 5 played a 'game' in gym class to learn about the Underground Railroad used by runaway slaves.

Amazon’s new Virginia data center is getting a bunch of tax breaks, and it gives insight into how the company reduces its tax liability

Virginia offers tax breaks to the biggest data-center operators. And it designated land Amazon was interested in as an "opportunity zone."

Half the US presidents were born in 4 states. These are the 21 states that have produced the most presidents.

Here are the 21 states that have produced the most US presidents, with Virginia and Ohio leading the way with a third of elected presidents.

Embattled Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is being sidelined at his law firm while investigators look into sexual-assault allegations

Two women came forward with allegations of sexual assault, as three of Virginia's top lawmakers face separate scandals.