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One Dead, One Injured in Shooting in NW D.C.

One Dead, One Injured in Shooting in NW D.C.

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department said Darryn Conte, of Waldorf, Maryland, was shot and killed... Read »

Apr 26, 2015
Police: Burning Car at Golf Course Contained Body

Police: Burning Car at Golf Course Contained Body

A body was found inside a burning car early Sunday morning in Mitchellville, Maryland, according to police. Watch »

Apr 26, 2015
Fire Truck Overturns, Seven People Injured

Fire Truck Overturns, Seven People Injured

Seven Prince George‚Äôs County firefighters were injured after their truck overturned early Sunday morning. Read »

Apr 26, 2015
Hotel Fire Forces Evacuations

Hotel Fire Forces Evacuations

Crews arrived around 2:18 a.m. to the 8800 block of Richmond Highway in Alexandria. About 100 people were evacuated... Watch »

Apr 26, 2015
Va. Rescue Team Ready to Search for Quake Survivors

Va. Rescue Team Ready to Search for Quake Survivors

The Fairfax County. Va. urban search and rescue team waited Saturday to get word on when they would go to Nepal... Watch »

Apr 26, 2015
Virginia Man Recounts Surviving Deadly India Quake

Virginia Man Recounts Surviving Deadly India Quake

As the search for survivors continues in Nepal, an Ashburn, Va. man who survived a different deadly quake is recoun... Watch »

Apr 26, 2015
WATCH: Obama Tosses Zingers at White House Correspondents' Dinner

WATCH: Obama Tosses Zingers at White House Correspondents' Dinner

If it's spring in Washington, it's time for the White House Correspondents' Association's annual dinner. Watch »

Apr 26, 2015
GW Parkway Reopened After Fatal Accident

GW Parkway Reopened After Fatal Accident

Police said the lane closures are at Spout Run. The southbound lanes remain open. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
1 Hurt, 12 Families Displaced in Apartment Fire

1 Hurt, 12 Families Displaced in Apartment Fire

Smoking materials on a mattress were the likely cause of the blaze. Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
More Than 3,000 Volunteer in DC Area Saturday

More Than 3,000 Volunteer in DC Area Saturday

More than 3,000 volunteers helped revitalize neighborhood parks, beautify schools and stock food banks in the Washi... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
MCPS Employee Accused of Sex Abuse of Student

MCPS Employee Accused of Sex Abuse of Student

A former Montgomery County paraeducator is accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old female student. Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
Baltimore Protests Turn Violent after Suspect Death

Baltimore Protests Turn Violent after Suspect Death

Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday in the largest Freddie Gray rally yet, and after hours of peac... Watch »

Apr 26, 2015
Falls Church Tops List for Highest Rate of Drinking

Falls Church Tops List for Highest Rate of Drinking

A new study finds Falls Church, Virginia, has the highest rate of drinking in the country. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Fairfax Co. Schools Consider Protections for Transgender Students

Fairfax Co. Schools Consider Protections for Transgender Students

Charlie Cranford Teague feels respected and accepted at South Lakes High School. Now, the gender-fluid Reston teen... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Man Gets 16 Years for Child Porn

Man Gets 16 Years for Child Porn

An Arlington man will spend the next 16 years of his life in jail for producing and possessing child pornography. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Frederick Authorities Seeking Info on 1989 Death

Frederick Authorities Seeking Info on 1989 Death

Frederick law enforcement are looking for information to help discover the identity of a man who died 26 years ago. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Is the Apple Watch Worth It?

Is the Apple Watch Worth It?

Thousands of people have already shelled out for the Apple Watch. But is it worth it? Consumer Reports is already... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
First-Ever Safety Summit Gathers in Reston

First-Ever Safety Summit Gathers in Reston

Police from Northern Virginia meet with each other and with citizens to strategize safety for drivers, cyclists and... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Celebs Packed Into D.C. for Correspondents' Dinner

Celebs Packed Into D.C. for Correspondents' Dinner

On the eve of the White House Correspondents Dinner, celebrities and journalists poured into town. Read »

Apr 27, 2015

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