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Family Killed in Quadruple Murder Remembered in Obit

Family Killed in Quadruple Murder Remembered in Obit

Three members of a family murdered in their Washington home are being remembered "for their devotion to family and charitable efforts for the less fortunate.'' Read »

43 minutes ago
Fairfax Co. Police Believe 19 Burglaries Related

Fairfax Co. Police Believe 19 Burglaries Related

Police in Fairfax County, Virginia, believe a string of 19 burglaries could be related. Watch »

May 26, 2015
Man Who Appeared Drunk Forced Son, 13, to Drive

Man Who Appeared Drunk Forced Son, 13, to Drive

A man who appeared to be drunk forced his 13-year-old son to drive his car, the Frederick County Sheriff's Office... Read »

May 26, 2015
Several National Zoo Animal Cameras Going Offline

Several National Zoo Animal Cameras Going Offline

In a few days, five of the National Zoo’s animal cameras will be going offline indefinitely. Read »

May 26, 2015
Police: Man Arrested After Choking Woman With Dog Leash

Police: Man Arrested After Choking Woman With Dog Leash

Authorities say a Hagerstown-area man has been charged with first- and second-degree assault after a Maryland State... Read »

57 minutes ago
Cost to Park in D.C. Increasing

Cost to Park in D.C. Increasing

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's budget proposal includes an increase in taxes on parking lots and garages, but Council... Watch »

May 26, 2015
D.C. Asks Judge to Put Gun Ruling on Hold

D.C. Asks Judge to Put Gun Ruling on Hold

D.C. officials want a judge to allow the city to continue enforcing a centerpiece of its handgun-control legislation... Read »

May 26, 2015
Ad Featuring Prophet Muhammad Submitted to Metro

Ad Featuring Prophet Muhammad Submitted to Metro

A group behind some controversial ad campaigns wants to plaster an image of the Prophet Muhammad on the side of... Read »

3 hours ago
7-Year-Old Rescued From Swimming Pool in Rockville

7-Year-Old Rescued From Swimming Pool in Rockville

R.J. Smith Nelson almost drowned Monday in Rockville, Maryland, but strangers saved the 7-year-old’s life when they... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Recent Charges Against Police in Prince George's Co.

Recent Charges Against Police in Prince George's Co.

Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins reviews some of the cases in the past six months involving police... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Once Dangerous Road Transformed in Fairfax County

Once Dangerous Road Transformed in Fairfax County

The new four-lane Stringfellow Road opens between Routes 50 and 29 in Chantilly, Virginia. Watch »

May 26, 2015
D.C. Teens Work Out Emotional Trauma Through Special Arts Therapy Program

D.C. Teens Work Out Emotional Trauma Through Special Arts Therapy Prog...

In the District, a special arts program is helping teens work out emotional trauma. Fly By Light uses music, drama... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Hot Talk: Dancing Man's Last Laugh

Hot Talk: Dancing Man's Last Laugh

Hot 99.5's Kane on a dancing man's last laugh and putting your eagle eye to good use. Watch »

May 26, 2015
Parking Changes Could Come to Several D.C. Neighborhoods

Parking Changes Could Come to Several D.C. Neighborhoods

Parking changes are coming to several D.C. neighborhoods. Watch »

2 minutes ago
Victim Knocked Out, Robbed of $1

Victim Knocked Out, Robbed of $1

D.C. police are looking for a man who knocked another man out in an apparent robbery May 17 in Southeast. Watch »

May 26, 2015
7-Year-Old Virginia Girl Drowns Despite Rescue Efforts

7-Year-Old Virginia Girl Drowns Despite Rescue Efforts

Two mothers helped pull a girl from a swimming pool in northern Virginia and performed CPR but couldn’t save the... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Lucky Day! $2,000 Tip on $93 Bill

Lucky Day! $2,000 Tip on $93 Bill

The staff at one D.C. restaurant received a big surprise this weekend -- a $2,000 tip on a $93 bill. Read »

May 26, 2015
7 Things You May Not Know About Drowning

7 Things You May Not Know About Drowning

This summer, make sure you’ve brushed up on your pool safety tips to make pool fun memorable and secure. Read »

May 26, 2015
Local Kids Compete in Scripps National Spelling Bee

Local Kids Compete in Scripps National Spelling Bee

A dozen local kids are sweating it out at the Scripps National Spelling Bee this week. These young competitors won't... Read »

May 26, 2015
For Some, Spelling Bee Runs in Families

For Some, Spelling Bee Runs in Families

No sibling of a previous champion has ever won the Scripps National Spelling Bee, but this year's competition is... Read »

May 26, 2015

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