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Officials say the change in county regulations would help crack down on unregulated tattoo shops.
A federal bill targeting the District's abortion law is now being expanded to cover the entire nation.
The Republican ticket for November's election includes Ken Cuccinelli for governor, E.W. Jackson for lieutenant governor, and Mark Obenshain for attorney general.
Among the items already approved in Montgomery County's budget for next year are pay raises for most unionized county employees and a reduction in an energy tax hike.
Republicans have selected candidates to represent the party in the November election.
About 60 people are recovering from injuries after a car drove into a group of hikers Saturday at a parade in Virginia
The House Farm Bill would cut a supplemental nutrition program by more than $20 billion.
The Smithsonian Institution has announced plans for an exhibition on the visual history of yoga, set to open in October.
Virginia's attorney general Ken Cuccinelli will face former Democratic National Committee chairman Terry McAuliffe in November to become Virginia's 72nd governor.
Gov. Martin O'Malley signed a bill into law that will raise gasoline taxes in the state starting this summer.
Two people charged with setting more than 77 arson fires in Accomack County have been found competent to stand trial.
D.C. Water is working on construction projects that some hope will stem the seasonal flooding in low-lying areas of the District like Bloomingdale and LeDroit Park.
Some lawmakers say the IRS scandal offers yet another example of why Congress should undo sequestration.
Part of the expanded funding under Gov. Martin O'Malley's transportation is being directed towards expanded MARC service.
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