(Metro) Virginia’s State Corporation Commission is looking for pubic comment on rules governing long-term care insurance policies, which have been dramatically increasing in recent years.
Long-term care insurance covers elderly people when they have to go to a nursing home or an assisted living center.
Some policy holders say their seeing premium increases as high as 50 to 60 percent over just a few years.
The deadline for the written comments is Friday.
Four gang-related cases linked to the death of Waynesboro Police Reserve Captain Kevin Quick have been continued.
Leslie Casterlow, Anthony Stokes, Jr., Anthony White and Gert Wright are all charged with felony gang participation.
They were scheduled to appear in a Goochland County Court Monday, but their cases have been continued until May 19.
Their charges stem from the investigation into 45-year-old Quick’s disappearance and death. He was reported missing on February 1 after heading from Afton to Albemarle County. His body was found about a week later in Goochland County.
Authorities have not yet released a cause of death.
Once America's most dangerous dog, pit bulls are now benefit from softening attitudes, as well as advocacy groups for them.
An offer of free money is usually too good to be true, but several Charlottesville businesses learned today that money is being put back in their pockets thanks the Virginia Treasury.
Based on voting for the dueling All-ACC basketball teams this season, the league's coaches thought more highly of a pair of Virginia players than the ACC media.
After leading his team to a 16-2 conference record, Virginia head coach Tony Bennett was named 2013-14 Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.
The No. top-ranked Virginia baseball team opened ACC play Saturday at Duke, splitting a doubleheader with the Blue Devils. The Cavaliers took the first game, winning 3-2, but Duke responded with a 3-2 win in the later game.
Virginia saw its 13-game win streak snapped in Maryland's final home game as a member of the ACC.
Israel's prime minister on Tuesday expressed sorrow over the fatal shooting of a Jordanian judge and announced a joint investigation into the incident, seeking to ease tensions with its key Arab ally.
Mexico's vigilante "self-defense" groups have been riven by internal disputes after driving the vicious Knights Templar drug cartel out of much of the western state of Michoacan.
Puerto Rico sold $3.5 billion in general obligation bonds on Tuesday in the largest issue of its kind for the U.S. territory, which is struggling to pay off $70 billion in public debt.
The number of Syrian children affected by the civil war in their homeland has doubled in the past year to at least 5.5 million -- more than half the country's children -- with devastating effects on the health, education and psychological well-being of an entire generation, the United Nations children's agency said Thursday.