A group of St. Mary's College students who took residence for a semester in a cruise ship bid bon voyage to their old home, after the school successfully cleaned up the dorms from which they were originally displaced.
The D.C. Council approved a revised ethics reform bill on Tuesday by a vote of 12-1, which included a provision that allows for the impeachment of councilmembers who 'substantially threaten the public trust.'
Legislators in Virginia are working on a bill that would make all tax credits received over $1,000 a matter of public record so state residents could have a better idea of who is -- and is not -- helping fill state coffers.
In a partnership with the ATF, the Metro Police Department concluded a year-long sting operation, confiscating $7.1 million in methamphetamine and marijuana, as well as 160 weapons from a Mexican drug cartel.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell unveiled his first state budget Monday -- a $84.9 billion proposal that features major contributions to the state retirement system and major adjustments to education funding.
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