Governor McAuliffe has appointed two former members of the General Assembly to state boards. Former State Senator Henry Marsh of Richmond will join the Virginia ABC Board. Former Delegate Algie Howell is McAuliffe’s latest appointment to the State Parole Board. A spokesman for the Governor says Democrats Marsh and Howell will make more than $110,000 every year doing their new jobs. Each man abruptly resigned from the General Assembly less than a week ago.
Kevin Patrick McLeer was wanted for shooting into an occupied vehicle.
Prices at the pump are plunging, thanks mainly to falling oil prices.
Consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level since in more than seven years.
J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.
The lawyer for Jesse Matthew wants his client to undergo a psychiatric evaluation, and a trial date in Fairfax will be set in two weeks.