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How Safe Is Your Shrimp?

How Safe Is Your Shrimp?

Consumer Reports found bacteria and antibiotics in some raw shrimp. Consumer reporter Erika Gonzalez has more on... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Senate Staffer Charged With Drug Possession

Senate Staffer Charged With Drug Possession

An aide to Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has been charged with possession with intent to distribute... Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
Teen Spits on, Punches Man at Eastern Market Metro

Teen Spits on, Punches Man at Eastern Market Metro

A teen spat in the face of a 69-year-old man at the Eastern Market Metro station Friday, then punched him in the... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Police: Gray Should've Received Medical Care Before Ride

Police: Gray Should've Received Medical Care Before Ride

Baltimore police say Freddie Gray should have received medical care before he was put in a police van. Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Foo Fighters Post Jim Vance Tribute Video

Foo Fighters Post Jim Vance Tribute Video

The Foo Fighters are fans of veteran Washington news anchor Jim Vance, too. In the wake of news that Vance will... Read »

3 hours ago
Psychiatrist: Man Who Shot Reagan Wants to Start a Band

Psychiatrist: Man Who Shot Reagan Wants to Start a Band

A psychiatrist treating the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981 says he wants to start a band and should be... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
D.C. Seeks to Improve Traffic Light Timing

D.C. Seeks to Improve Traffic Light Timing

DDOT is changing the timing on traffic lights in a wide swath of downtown D.C., as far south as I-395 and as far... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Va. Foster Child's Death Ruled an Accident

Va. Foster Child's Death Ruled an Accident

The death of a baby in the care of a foster family in Stafford County has been ruled an accident. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Traffic Light Tweaks to Help D.C. Traffic

Traffic Light Tweaks to Help D.C. Traffic

DDOT will begin work Friday to change traffic light timing to help both drivers and pedestrians at 650... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Reporter Tries Out Impaired Driving Simulator

Reporter Tries Out Impaired Driving Simulator

Fairfax County police sponsor a safety summit to share ideas, concern and issues among neighboring jurisdictions. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Downed Tree Shuts Down Street in Reston

Downed Tree Shuts Down Street in Reston

Sunrise Valley Drive is closed in both directions between Association Drive and Wethersfield Court. Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Unidentified Man Found Dead in Southeast D.C.

Unidentified Man Found Dead in Southeast D.C.

Authorities are working to identify a man found dead in Northeast D.C. Thursday afternoon. Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Police Seek Men Who Shot at EMS Supervisor

Police Seek Men Who Shot at EMS Supervisor

D.C. police are searching for the men who shot at an EMS supervisor late Thursday night after he came upon a gun... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Filmmaker: 'Nerd Prom' Reflects Poorly on D.C.

Filmmaker: 'Nerd Prom' Reflects Poorly on D.C.

A former Politico journalist is poking a hole in the bubble that surrounds one of Washington's biggest... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Va. Beach Braces for Thousands of College Students

Va. Beach Braces for Thousands of College Students

The resort city of Virginia Beach is bracing for an influx of college students. The occasion is College Beach... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Controversial Decision to Postpone

Controversial Decision to Postpone "American Sniper" at U.Md.

A student organization at the University of Maryland is postponing a screening of "American Sniper," and... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Group Opposes Plans for More Electronic Billboards in D.C.

Group Opposes Plans for More Electronic Billboards in D.C.

Plans to allow huge electronic billboards in more places in D.C. have one group up in arms. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Officer Enters Plea in Case of Teen Hit While in Handcuffs

Officer Enters Plea in Case of Teen Hit While in Handcuffs

A Prince George's County Police officer accused of hitting a handcuffed teenager entered a plea Thursday. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Housing Inspector Accused of Inappropiately Touching Woman

Housing Inspector Accused of Inappropiately Touching Woman

An Arlington County housing inspector allegedly touched a woman inappropriately during an inspection, according... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Two Arrested at Baltimore Protest

Two Arrested at Baltimore Protest

Baltimore Police officers hauled away at least two protesters for disorderly conduct and destruction of property... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015

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