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OPM Shuts Down Personnel Information Database; Found Another Flaw
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OPM Shuts Down Personnel Information Database; Found Another Flaw

The federal personnel agency whose records were plundered by hackers linked to China announced on Monday the temporary shutdown of a massive database used to update and store background investigation records after newly discovering a flaw that left the system vulnerable to... Watch »

20 minutes ago
D.C. Police Body Camera Use Could Be Delayed

D.C. Police Body Camera Use Could Be Delayed

Metropolitan Police Department officers are set to wear body cameras, but remaining questions on funding for the... Watch »

28 minutes ago
Mayor Bowser Kicks Off Summer Jobs Program

Mayor Bowser Kicks Off Summer Jobs Program

More than 15,000 young people started their first summer jobs in D.C. Monday as part of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s first... Watch »

3 hours ago
Family of Md. Man Killed in Train Crash Sues Amtrak

Family of Md. Man Killed in Train Crash Sues Amtrak

The family of a businessman killed when a speeding passenger train derailed near Philadelphia accused Amtrak of... Read »

3 hours ago
Md. Teens Mourned After Crash Leaving Party

Md. Teens Mourned After Crash Leaving Party

Wootton High School in North Potomac, Maryland was open Monday during summer break as the community mourned the... Watch »

4 hours ago
Why Were Two Electrocuted in Flooded Md. Basement?

Why Were Two Electrocuted in Flooded Md. Basement?

A 29-year-old mother and her four-year-old daughter were electrocuted Saturday afternoon outside their flooded... Watch »

4 hours ago
Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run Was Biking Home

Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run Was Biking Home

A woman struck and killed by a car in Capitol Heights, Maryland, Friday night was riding her bike home, her family... Watch »

4 hours ago
Local Firefighter Competes on

Local Firefighter Competes on "American Ninja Warrior"

By day he's a firefighter and paramedic responding to emergencies in the District. But in his free time, he's trying... Watch »

5 hours ago
Authorities Investigate Electrocution Deaths of Woman, Daughter in Flooded Basement

Authorities Investigate Electrocution Deaths of Woman, Daughter in...

Police and fire investigators return to the house in Chevy Chase where a mother and daughter died Saturday. Watch »

5 hours ago
Union Sues OPM and Leaders Over Hack

Union Sues OPM and Leaders Over Hack

The largest federal employee union filed a class action lawsuit Monday against the federal personnel office, its... Read »

5 hours ago
Judge: D.C. Can Enforce

Judge: D.C. Can Enforce "Good Reason" Handgun Requirement

People who want to carry a concealed handgun in the nation's capital will once again have to show a good reason, at... Read »

5 hours ago
Virginia Man Shot to Death in SW D.C.

Virginia Man Shot to Death in SW D.C.

Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a death in southwest D.C. Read »

6 hours ago
DUI Suspected in Fatal Md. Crash

DUI Suspected in Fatal Md. Crash

Drugs or alcohol may have been a factor in a fatal crash in Gaithersburg, Maryland, Saturday. Read »

6 hours ago
Major Delays on Red Line Due to Disabled Train

Major Delays on Red Line Due to Disabled Train

Commuters on the Red Line may be delayed 30 to 40 minutes tonight. Read »

5 hours ago
D.C. Summer Jobs Program Kicks Off

D.C. Summer Jobs Program Kicks Off

D.C.'s Youth Summer Employment Program started Monday. More than 15,000 young people will take part. Watch »

6 hours ago
Committee Proposes Taking Montgomery Co. Liquor Private

Committee Proposes Taking Montgomery Co. Liquor Private

Some lawmakers in Montgomery County want private businesses to sell wholesale special order beer and wine instead of... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Maryland Driver Fined $11K for $30 in Missed Tolls

Maryland Driver Fined $11K for $30 in Missed Tolls

A Maryland resident says he was fined more than $11,000 after his family accidentally missed paying $30 in Virginia... Watch »

5 hours ago
Check Those Couch Cushions: Unclaimed $100K Lottery Ticket Expires July 13

Check Those Couch Cushions: Unclaimed $100K Lottery Ticket Expires July...

$100,000 lottery ticket expires July 13. Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Man Accused of 3 Sex Assaults, Robbery Reaches Plea Deal

Man Accused of 3 Sex Assaults, Robbery Reaches Plea Deal

A man accused of three sex assaults and the robbery of a taxi driver reached a plea deal and could be sentenced... Watch »

5 hours ago
Foo Fighters to Play Fourth at RFK Stadium

Foo Fighters to Play Fourth at RFK Stadium

The Foo Fighters confirmed on Twitter Monday their July 4 show at RFK Stadium is a go despite frontman Dave Grohl's... Read »

Jun 29, 2015

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