A new report highlights programs that reduce carbon pollution across Virginia. Sarah Bucci of Environment Virginia has applauded Charlottesville officials, saying they take the issue seriously. Vice-Mayor Dede Smith (pictured) says many local residents worry about emissions from out-of-state power plants that harm Shenandoah National Park. Environment Virginia is glad the federal government is trying to limit the carbon pollution from utilities.
Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.
Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.