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Hallway Sex Prompts Md. High School to Install Mirrors
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Hallway Sex Prompts Md. High School to Install Mirrors

A Montgomery County, Md., high school installed mirrors to help monitor its hallways after two students were caught having sex earlier this year. Watch »

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Judge Denies Chris Brown's Request for Release

Judge Denies Chris Brown's Request for Release

A Los Angeles County judge denied singer Chris Brown's request for release from custody Wednesday after his trial on... Read »

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Officers Canvass Tattoo Shops for Sex Predator ID

Officers Canvass Tattoo Shops for Sex Predator ID

U.S. Park Police officers are canvassing D.C. tattoo shops, hoping someone will help them identify a sex... Read »

2 hours ago
Charles Severance to Appeal Extradition to Va.

Charles Severance to Appeal Extradition to Va.

An Ohio County, W.Va., judge ordered Charles Severance to be extradited to Virginia to face a gun charge,... Watch »

4 hours ago
Photo May Show Stowaway's Footprints on Airplane Wheels

Photo May Show Stowaway's Footprints on Airplane Wheels

New images obtained by an NBC affiliate in Hawaii show what appear to possibly be the Santa Clara... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Man Sought in Orange Line Assault

Man Sought in Orange Line Assault

Authorities say the man allegedly rubbed the inner thigh of a fellow rider as she sat next to him. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Redskins Release 2014 Schedule

Redskins Release 2014 Schedule

The Redskins open the 2014 season Sept. 7. Read »

7 minutes ago
Serial Bank Robber Sentenced in Latest Crime

Serial Bank Robber Sentenced in Latest Crime

A man who prosecutors say was on supervised release after being convicted in 19 bank robberies has been... Read »

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Lawyer: Md. Man Held in Cuba Seeks to Go Home Soon

Lawyer: Md. Man Held in Cuba Seeks to Go Home Soon

The lawyer for U.S. government subcontractor Alan Gross, who has been imprisoned for more than four years in... Read »

49 minutes ago
House Fire Caused by Smoking Materials: Officials

House Fire Caused by Smoking Materials: Officials

Improperly discarded smoking materials caused a fire at a Fairfax County home early Wednesday morning,... Read »

5 hours ago
Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011... Read »

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Slain Sailor Mark Mayo to be Awarded Navy Medal

Slain Sailor Mark Mayo to be Awarded Navy Medal

A 24-year-old sailor who was shot and killed aboard a Navy destroyer while trying to protect another will be awarded... Read »

3 hours ago
Sunken S. Korean Ferry Was Overloaded, Prosecutors Say

Sunken S. Korean Ferry Was Overloaded, Prosecutors Say

The ferry that sank in South Korea, likely killing hundreds, was carrying more than three times its... Read »

2 hours ago
4 Percent Meal Tax Considered in Fairfax Co.

4 Percent Meal Tax Considered in Fairfax Co.

A four percent meal tax could soon be implemented in a Northern Virginia county already saddled with a rising... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Culpeper Police Shooting: Judge Approves Settlement

Culpeper Police Shooting: Judge Approves Settlement

A judge has approved a $300,000 settlement of a lawsuit stemming from a fatal police shooting in Culpeper. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Wizards Defeat Bulls, 101-99, Take 2-0 Lead in Series

Wizards Defeat Bulls, 101-99, Take 2-0 Lead in Series

The Wizards stunned the Bulls again early Wednesday morning, winning a hard-fought game in overtime, 101-99. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Former Md. Guard Gets Prison in Inmate's Beating

Former Md. Guard Gets Prison in Inmate's Beating

A federal judge has sentenced a former Maryland correctional officer to 2 1/2 years in prison for his role in... Read »

5 hours ago
Group Protests Keystone Pipeline on National Mall

Group Protests Keystone Pipeline on National Mall

A group called the Cowboy-Indian Alliance are protesting the Keystone Pipeline project once again at the... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Search for National Zoo Gunman Continues

Search for National Zoo Gunman Continues

Police are reviewing security camera footage from businesses near the Smithsonian's National Zoo, in hopes... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Lupita Nyong'o Named People's

Lupita Nyong'o Named People's "Most Beautiful"

The Oscar-winning actress is the cover star of People magazine's annual list of "most beautiful." Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Join the Ride to Conquer Cancer
Join the Ride To Conquer Cancer, Sept. 13 and 14, to raise money for cancer research and treatment. Read more
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