Virginia Politics


Thomas Haynesworth greets his great-niece, Da'Niya Haynesworth, 4, at his mother's home in Richmond. He went to prison more than two decades before she was born.
Thomas Haynesworth greets his great-niece, Da'Niya Haynesworth, 4, at his mother's home in Richmond. He went to prison more than two decades before she was born.

Thomas Haynesworth was free at his mother's home in Richmond on Monday after 27 years in prison for crimes prosecutors now say he did not commit.


Former Virginia governor Timothy M. Kaine says it is "increasingly likely" he will run for the U.S. Senate seat left open by Democrat James Webb, who is not seeking reelection.





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