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Man Injured in Police Encounter Dies
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Man Injured in Police Encounter Dies

The protest comes a week after Baltimore police said four officers on bike patrol arrested a man, identified by relatives as Freddie Gray, on April 12. Read »

28 minutes ago
New Search for Clues, Whereabouts of Hoggle Kids

New Search for Clues, Whereabouts of Hoggle Kids

Authorities will again be searching for two Maryland children who disappeared last September, but police say they... Watch »

3 hours ago
Puppy Gets Stuck in 4-Inch Pipe

Puppy Gets Stuck in 4-Inch Pipe

Responders gave the puppy food and oxygen while he was stuck inside. Watch »

6 hours ago
Five Injured, Including Two Kids, in Clinton House Fire

Five Injured, Including Two Kids, in Clinton House Fire

The adults were able to get out on their own, but the children had to be rescued by firefighters through a... Read »

5 hours ago
Two Arrested after Barricade Situation in Laurel

Two Arrested after Barricade Situation in Laurel

Authorities said three blocks of 8th Street were blocked off after police responded to a report of shots fired. Read »

6 hours ago
Crews Practice Metro Train Evacuation Scenario

Crews Practice Metro Train Evacuation Scenario

During the exercise, emergency responders will simulate the evacuation of passengers from a Green Line train that is... Read »

6 hours ago
Hinckley Tests Expanding Freedom in Virginia

Hinckley Tests Expanding Freedom in Virginia

John Hinckley Jr. was just 25 when he shot President Ronald Reagan and three others in 1981. Read »

6 hours ago
Authorities Search Again for Missing Hoggle Kids

Authorities Search Again for Missing Hoggle Kids

Montgomery County police and police from other agencies plan to conduct a search Sunday for Sarah Hoggle, 3, and... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Fatal Crash in Fairfax Kills Passenger

Fatal Crash in Fairfax Kills Passenger

Police say the vehicle was traveling south on Richmond Highway when it drifted off the roadway and up onto a curb... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Fire Rips Through Apartments, 27 Displaced

Fire Rips Through Apartments, 27 Displaced

Firefighters and a building alarm got everyone out safely. Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Metro Police Arrest Graffiti Artist for Vandalism

Metro Police Arrest Graffiti Artist for Vandalism

Metro Transit Police arrested a New York graffiti artist for vandalizing Metro railcars. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Virginia Alcohol Agency's Arrest Powers Under Scrutiny

Virginia Alcohol Agency's Arrest Powers Under Scrutiny

Whether the ABC Bureau of Law Enforcement loses some of the authority it has used to make thousands of arrests... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Vigil Held for Slain U. of Mary Washington Student

Vigil Held for Slain U. of Mary Washington Student

Students at the University of Mary Washington are grieving. They held a private memorial for Grace Mann, a... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
University of Mary Washington Student Remembered by Classmates

University of Mary Washington Student Remembered by Classmates

Grace Mann was in the student Senate and a well-known face on campus. In fact her friends say she was trying to make... Watch »

Apr 18, 2015
Thousands Pack Earth Day Concert on National Mall

Thousands Pack Earth Day Concert on National Mall

Thousands are enjoying a beautiful day on the National Mall with a free concert and rally. Global Citizen 2015 Earth Watch »

Apr 18, 2015
Fairfax Officer in Child Porn Case Released on Bond, Resigns

Fairfax Officer in Child Porn Case Released on Bond, Resigns

A former Fairfax County Police Public Information Officer who has been charged with possession of child pornography... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Mother Thanks Those Who Helped Deliver Baby at Fuddruckers

Mother Thanks Those Who Helped Deliver Baby at Fuddruckers

A baby who was born last month at a Fuddruckers had a chance to meet the strangers who helped with her birth. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Meet Your Street: Livingston Road

Meet Your Street: Livingston Road

Melissa Mollet takes a look at the history around Livingston Road, which runs through Prince George's County... Watch »

6 hours ago
Woman Receives Father's WWII Letters

Woman Receives Father's WWII Letters

A local woman received a box of letters her late father wrote to a pen pal during World War II. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Verizon to Offer Custom TV Packages

Verizon to Offer Custom TV Packages

Verizon Fios says it will begin offering a custom TV package to compete with services like Netflix and Hulu. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015

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