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Default After Death: What Can Happen With Private Student Loans

Default After Death: What Can Happen With Private Student Loans

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found a big area of concern is when a cosigner of a private student... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Ready-Made Food Tax Considered in Fairfax County

Ready-Made Food Tax Considered in Fairfax County

A controversial proposal in Fairfax County would add an extra tax to ready-made foods like those you would buy at a... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Ambulance Stolen for Joyride During Emergency Call

Ambulance Stolen for Joyride During Emergency Call

Police still don't know who stole an ambulance while first responders were caring for a patient at his Wheaton, Md. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
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Va. Gov. "Comfortable" After Silver Line Meeting

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe called a meeting Tuesday morning with some of the planners of Metro's new Silver Line... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Death Penalty Case Shifts Focus to Slain Ill. Kids

Death Penalty Case Shifts Focus to Slain Ill. Kids

Prosecutors are presenting evidence that an ex-Marine facing possible execution for murdering a Navy sailor in 2009... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Mitt Romney Gives to McDonnell Defense Fund

Mitt Romney Gives to McDonnell Defense Fund

Newly released tax records show former Gov. Bob McDonnell's legal defense fund raised nearly $150,000 during... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Navy Baseball Teammates Lip-Sync 'Frozen'

Navy Baseball Teammates Lip-Sync 'Frozen'

Three U.S. Naval Academy baseball players have scored a YouTube hit with a video of them lip-synching to "Love... Read »

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Foreign Exchange Student Arrested on Sex Assault Charges

Foreign Exchange Student Arrested on Sex Assault Charges

A foreign exchange student was arrested Sunday on sexual assault charges right before he was set to board a... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Air Force Officer Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

Air Force Officer Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

William S. Gazafi has pleaded guilty to several counts of child pornography production charges. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
18 Facts About Our Own Little Piece of Earth

18 Facts About Our Own Little Piece of Earth

Tuesday is Earth Day. There's an "endangered" song, Earth Day freebies, and plenty of local events -- but... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
New Farmer's Market Opens in Pr. George's Co.

New Farmer's Market Opens in Pr. George's Co.

Jennifer Funn of the Maryland Small Business Development Center talks about the new Farmer's Market in... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Police: $300K in Drugs, Money Seized From Md. Home

Police: $300K in Drugs, Money Seized From Md. Home

Anne Arundel County Police recovered over $300,000 in drugs and money inside a Glen Burnie, Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Police Investigate Series of Fondlings in Bailey's Crossroads

Police Investigate Series of Fondlings in Bailey's Crossroads

Fairfax County Police are looking for the man responsible for a series of fondling incidents in the... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Several Injured in Dulles Toll Road Accident

Several Injured in Dulles Toll Road Accident

The Dulles Toll Road is open again following a serious accident involving a police cruiser. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Md. University Offers Federal Workers Discount

Md. University Offers Federal Workers Discount

University of Maryland University College is aiming to boost enrollment with a tuition discount for... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Report: Legal Gay Marriage Could Boost Va. Economy

Report: Legal Gay Marriage Could Boost Va. Economy

Legalizing gay marriage in Virginia could create hundreds of jobs and generate up to $60 million in spending... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Man Fined for Message Left on Va. AG's Comment Line

Man Fined for Message Left on Va. AG's Comment Line

A profane message left on the attorney general's public comment line has cost a Virginia man $250. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Metro to Open Early for Marathon Sunday

Metro to Open Early for Marathon Sunday

Metro says it will open early Sunday for the Nike Women's Half Marathon, and there will be weekend adjustments... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Fairfax Co. Students Could Get Extra Hour of Sleep

Fairfax Co. Students Could Get Extra Hour of Sleep

Teens in Fairfax County could get an extra hour of sleep starting as early as 2015. Watch »

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