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Patient Possibly Exposed to Ebola Was Monitored in Va.

Patient Possibly Exposed to Ebola Was Monitored in Va.

As part of an Ebola-prevention program, the Virginia Department of Health is monitoring someone who recently... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Arlington Police HQ

Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Arlington Police HQ

Arlington County Police are searching for a man in connection to a sexual assault that occurred a couple of blocks... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
GMU Professor Alan Cheuse Dead at 75

GMU Professor Alan Cheuse Dead at 75

Popular George Mason University professor and literary critic Alan Cheuse has passed away, the university announced... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Leesburg Police Looking for Tipster in Hammer Assault

Leesburg Police Looking for Tipster in Hammer Assault

Leesburg police are looking for a tipster who may have important information regarding the Tuesday assault with... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Pro Golfer's Father Found Safe in Texas

Pro Golfer's Father Found Safe in Texas

Three days after his son’s emotional plea for help, Bill Hurley was found in Texas. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Car Crashes into Capitol Barricade

Car Crashes into Capitol Barricade

A man crashed his car into the U.S. Capitol's south barricade Friday morning, closing streets and warranting police... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
Police: Mother Drugged Son, Set Car on Fire

Police: Mother Drugged Son, Set Car on Fire

A mother forced her 5-year-old son to drink a bottle of medicine and then set the car that he was riding in on fire,... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
New Sketch Released in 1982 Cold Case Murder

New Sketch Released in 1982 Cold Case Murder

Early on Feb. 25, 1982, the body of Veronica Hepworth was found along a driveway along Route 50 in Loudoun County. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Work on Georgia Ave. Water Main Break Continues

Work on Georgia Ave. Water Main Break Continues

Repairs on a broken water main at Georgia Avenue and Colesville Road are still ongoing. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
This Week's Rare Blue Moon

This Week's Rare Blue Moon

Be sure to set your gaze skyward Friday to catch a glimpse of the rare blue moon, which, contrary to its name, will... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Wounded Vet to Finish Cross-Country Hand-Cycle Trip in Va.

Wounded Vet to Finish Cross-Country Hand-Cycle Trip in Va.

A Marine Corps veteran who lost both legs in combat is nearing the end of a cross-country, hand-cycling trip. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Two People Bitten by Rabid River Otter in Virginia

Two People Bitten by Rabid River Otter in Virginia

Two people are undergoing treatment after being bitten by a rabid river otter, Virginia Beach officials said. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Funeral for D.C.'s Cardinal Baum to Be Held Fri.

Funeral for D.C.'s Cardinal Baum to Be Held Fri.

A funeral Mass is being held for Cardinal William Wakefield Baum, who served as Archbishop of Washington from 1973... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
3-Year-Old Girl Was Accidentally Shot by Her Brother: PD

3-Year-Old Girl Was Accidentally Shot by Her Brother: PD

The 3-year-old girl fatally shot in Southeast D.C. Wednesday night was accidentally shot by her 7-year-old brother... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
14-Year-Old Boy to Be Charged With Murder in Md. Apartment Building

14-Year-Old Boy to Be Charged With Murder in Md. Apartment Building

A 18-year-old man was fatally stabbed in an Oxon Hill apartment building early Thursday morning. Read »

Jul 30, 2015
'Maryland Crabs' Are From Virginia, Va. Gov. Says

'Maryland Crabs' Are From Virginia, Va. Gov. Says

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is defending the state's famous crabs after Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said on a radio... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
D.C. 911 Director Says He's Working for Improvements

D.C. 911 Director Says He's Working for Improvements

The interim director of D.C.’s 911 call center says he has worked hard to change a culture there that could... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Windshield Damaged by Rock From Truck of Company That Doesn't Exist

Windshield Damaged by Rock From Truck of Company That Doesn't Exist

When a man tried to track down a trucking company to get compensation for damage caused by an unsecured rock that... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Friends Pull Together to Help Family of Fatal Hit-and-Run Victim

Friends Pull Together to Help Family of Fatal Hit-and-Run Victim

Several businesses in Leesburg are launching fundraising efforts tonight to help the family of a restaurant worker... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Three Charged in Fatal Fourth of July Shooting

Three Charged in Fatal Fourth of July Shooting

Police arrested three people in connection with a July 4 shootout on a southeast Washington street that left one man... Read »

Jul 30, 2015

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