Radford City Police are investigating a possible drowning that happened Sunday.
By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots... More>>
Nelson County Judge will decide the fate of convicted murderer Randy Taylor on Wednesday. More>>
People in Roanoke continue to mourn the loss of one of it's best cold case detectives, Lin Manning. People are showing their love and support for Manning's family by purchasing t-shirts.
A destructive wildfire in Washington state has grown slightly but firefighters have made progress in their efforts to get it under control. More>>
Former NFL head coach Tony Dungy is clarifying comments he made on NFL Draft choices, and the comments were directed at St. Louis Rams rookie Michael Sam.
President Barack Obama's health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts issuing contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday. More>>
A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot... More>>
Virginia Tech embraces non-traditional learning with the launch of a new Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. More>>
A research team at Virginia Tech is one step closer to creating a safety rating system for hockey helmets.
A Christiansburg boy spent Tuesday morning touring the town. More>>
The woman accused of killing Virginia Tech student Samanata Shrestha earlier this year is indicted Tuesday by the grand jury.
The unsolved murder case of a woman found dead over 30 years ago is getting another look by Roanoke City Police. More>>
A train bearing the dead from the downed Malaysian airliner finally reached Ukrainian government-held territory Tuesday, but the pro-Russian separatists in control of the crash site showed little willingness to allow the... More>>
A Lynchburg man faces charges after raising money in his murdered daughter's honor. Lynchburg police have a warrant out for Jonathan Craft's arrest for 'obtaining money under false pretenses. More>>
WSLS 10 Producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Begin Again," starring Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo.
WSLS 10 Producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Begin Again," starring Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo.More>>
In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of their parents have died, town residents say. More>>
On Monday, the Roanoke City council approved plans to build a cell tower at 1809 Franklin Road.
A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed - by beetles. More>>
A Bedford County woman is on a mission to protect other women from being attacked. Toni Orange is part of a nationwide group called ‘Damsel in Defense. More>>
An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens. More>>
The Roanoker Restaurant has been named one of the top 10 places to find Southern-style biscuits by USA Today. More>>
Roanoke County (WSLS) - Some residents in Roanoke County could see their water pressure improve by next year. More>>
South Korean police said Tuesday that a badly decomposed body found surrounded by liquor bottles in a field last month was that of a fugitive billionaire businessman blamed for April's ferry disaster that killed more... More>>
The Roanoke County Board of Supervisors is expected to accept more than $120,000 to help offset cleanup costs from the 2012 storm. More>>
The chief financial officer of Donald Sterling's properties said Monday that the billionaire may be forced to sell a large portion of his real estate empire to cover $500 million in loans if he persists in refusing to... More>>
A Roanoke City Police detective died Saturday from cancer.
Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. More>>
A Native American tribe has canceled an Aug. 4 concert by Ted Nugent at its casino. More>>
A high-level attempt by the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state to end deadly Israel-Hamas fighting was off to a rough start Monday: Gaza's Hamas rulers signaled they won't agree to an unconditional... More>>
Expect delays on Starkey Road in Roanoke County.Crews from Western Virginia Water Authority are working on a water main break right now. More>>
Roanoke County Fire Rescue crews, along with Regional and State officials remain on scene of a Hazardous Material spill that occurred about 2:30 this afternoon More>>
Libraries across Roanoke County are seeing a growth in visitors.South County Library has seen a six percent increase in visitors from May to August in 2013 compared to the number of visitors in 2011.
Praise continues for a 7-year-old boy who jumped into action to save another young kid from drowning at a Christiansburg pool. More>>
Adult Care Center of the Roanoke Valley provides services for adults 21 and older who need attention and help with day to day activities. More>>
President Barack Obama on Monday ordered employment protection for gay and transgender employees who work for the federal government or for companies holding federal contracts, telling advocates he embraced the... More>>
A college friend was convicted Monday of trying to protect Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by agreeing with another friend to get rid of a backpack and disabled fireworks they took from his dorm room... More>>
Roanoke launches a new campaign Monday to help homeowners be more environmentally friendly.
Virginia lawmakers are promising a top-to-bottom review of the state's mental health system with the goal of making it a model for the rest of the country. More>>
The partially decomposed body of a woman and a man were found by a Bedford County Sheriff's Deputy Saturday.
Clashes between rival Libyan militias fighting for control of the capital's international airport killed 47 people over the last week, Libya's Health Ministry said, as violence in an eastern city killed five. More>>
Rocky Mount (WSLS)-Franklin County could be the home of a new industrial business. Monday night the Rocky Mount town council will discuss during closed session a prospective business who has shown interest in joining the facility in Franklin Counties Industrial Park.James Ervin, Rocky Mount town manager says it is still very early in the discussion about the potential.Ervin would not discuss publicly the name or any o... More>>
Roanoke (WSLS) - If you plan on taking to the skies for your next trip, be prepared to pay higher security fees. More>>
Recently I told you about the Americans’ chances for success in the Tour de France. Now, with the race about half over – I wasn’t too far off. More>>
A propane gas leak at Abercrombie Fuel in Danville shut down River Street for several hours this morning. More>>
(WSLS) -- Randall Stout, the architect who designed Roanoke's Taubman Museum of Art, died Friday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 56. More>>
Salem (WSLS) The City of Salem Planning Commission approves the Kroger Fuel Center request for Ridgewood Farms Shopping Center. The fuel center would be close to Lewis Gale Medical Center, and would go near the road between Jersey Lily's and Humble Pie.The request will now go before Salem City Council July 28th. More>>
A Charlottesville judge allows Harrington's civil lawsuit against Regional Marketing Concepts to move forward.Judge Jay Swett filed his decision Tuesday and said RMC may have held some responsibility in the events that led up to Morgan Harrington's murder. More>>
Virginia has eight inmates currently on death row and one of the main questions facing them is how they will be executed. More>>
Roanoke County (WSLS) Police are on inscene of an incident in the Hershberger Plantation area inRoanoke County. Crews are on their way to the scene. We will keep you updated as more information comes into the newsroom. More>>
Roanoke (WSLS) - By the end of 2014, permanent occupancy will be at it's highest level at Valley View Mall in at least 15 years. More>>
GILES COUNTY (WSLS)-- A failed retaining wall in Giles County has forced VDOT crews to close lanes on Route 460 between Route 61 and Route 643 (Stateline Road).The left westbound lane and left eastbound lane are closed through the one mile stretch known as "The Bluffs," between Rich Creek and Narrows. Crews are performing repairs on the damaged wall before the lanes can reopen.There's no exact time in place to reopen the lanes, but it is expected to be a long-term closure lasting at least sev... More>>
Mario Goetze produced the piece of individual skill that Lionel Messi couldn't muster. More>>
The 27th Annual Salem Fair wraps up this weekend. Event organizers said they expect attendance numbers to be up this year in comparison to recent years. This year's event features new rides and attractions.Crowds lined up on Friday. Some came to the Salem Fair for the rides. "I like the roller coasters but I don't like the Tornado because I got sick on it last year" said Siera Blake, fairgoer. Roanoke Valley resident, Angela Price, comes to the annual event year after year."I come every year ... More>>