12-hour "Pokethon" to be held in Fairfax Co.

Pokemon Go fanatics this is what you've been waiting for! A 12-hour gaming marathon kicks off Wednesday in Fairfax County. Encouraging you to play safely and obey the law will be part of the "Pokethon."

Alexandria boy in dire need of bone marrow transplant

An Alexandria, Va. boy is in dire need of a bone marrow transplant. Typically, family members are go-to donors, but Jack Creedon's case is different. Jack, 11, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in November

Chief Zee, Redskins superfan, dies

A day after super-fan and unofficial Washington Redskins mascot Chief Zee passed away, people gathered to remember his life. The 75-year-old was a staple at every game.

Zero Degrees of Separation: Bacon Brothers bring brotherly love to The Birchmere

We've all played the celebrity name game “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon,” but the closest degree of separation for the prolific actor has always been his lifelong musical relationship with his older brother Michael.

AP Sources: Kaine emerges as favorite in Clinton's VP search

Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine has emerged as the leading contender to join the Democratic ticket as Hillary Clinton’s running mate, according to two Democrats, who both cautioned that Clinton has not made

Va., Md. hold tax-free events next month for back-to-school

Virginia and Maryland are giving consumers a tax break on back-to-school shopping next month with separate sales tax-free events. In Virginia, the sales tax holiday runs from Aug. 5 to 7 and sales taxes will be waived on qualifying school supplies

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