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Georgia Avenue Reopens After Water Main Break

Georgia Avenue Reopens After Water Main Break

Southbound lanes of Georgia Avenue near Shorefield Road in Wheaton had reopened by 10 p.m. Thursday. Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Group Behind Ads Showing Prophet Muhammad Sues Metro

Group Behind Ads Showing Prophet Muhammad Sues Metro

Metro banned all political ads after the American Freedom Defense Initiative submitted an image of Muhammad to run... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Ex-DC Police Officer Sentenced for Money Laundering

Ex-DC Police Officer Sentenced for Money Laundering

A former Metropolitan Police Department detective was sentenced to 15 months in prison Thursday after using money... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
VRE Sees Drop in Revenue

VRE Sees Drop in Revenue

Fares are up but revenue is down on the Virginia Railway Express. Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Emergency Response Improvements Since 2013 Navy Yard Shooting

Emergency Response Improvements Since 2013 Navy Yard Shooting

Since the 2013 Navy yard shooting, D.C. police and first-responders have greatly improved how they handle emergency... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Dale City Looks to Create a

Dale City Looks to Create a "Downtown" Area

Planners are looking to create a "downtown" area for Dale City. Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Police Officer Sentenced for Assaulting Student

Police Officer Sentenced for Assaulting Student

A Prince George's County police officer has been sentenced to 60 days of home detention Thursday for assaulting... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Flight to D.C. Diverted After Report of Passenger Threats

Flight to D.C. Diverted After Report of Passenger Threats

A plane headed to Dulles International Airport from St. Louis, Ohio was diverted Thursday after reports that a... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Possible Trump Hotels Credit Card Breach

Possible Trump Hotels Credit Card Breach

Trump Hotels is launching a "thorough investigation" into a possible credit card breach. Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Federal Government Investigates Airline Ticket Prices

Federal Government Investigates Airline Ticket Prices

The federal government is launching an investigation into whether or not four major airlines have been conspiring... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Dominic Adesanya, White House Fence Jumper, Sentenced

Dominic Adesanya, White House Fence Jumper, Sentenced

A Maryland man was sentenced Thursday after climbing the White House fence in October, 2014 and running through the... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Child Severely Beaten for Taking Birthday Cake

Child Severely Beaten for Taking Birthday Cake

A boy is in critical condition after his mother's boyfriend handcuffed him and beat him severely because he was... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Bowie Md. Firefighter Remains Hospitalized After Battling Fire

Bowie Md. Firefighter Remains Hospitalized After Battling Fire

A Bowie, Maryland, firefighter remains hospitalized after suffering a medical emergency while battling a house fire... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Russian Police Officer Accused of Shoplifting in Va.

Russian Police Officer Accused of Shoplifting in Va.

A Russian police officer who is in Virginia to participate in an international sports competition is accused of... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Metro Fires Four Bus Operators for Violating Cellphone Policy

Metro Fires Four Bus Operators for Violating Cellphone Policy

Four Metrobus operators were fired in 2014 for violating the transit agency's cellphone policy while operating a... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is running for president, joining a field of Democrats challenging Hillary Rodham... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Md. Man Used Selfie Stick to Record Woman

Md. Man Used Selfie Stick to Record Woman

A Bethesda man has been accused of using a selfie stick to record videos of a woman who lived above him, according... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Hogan Out of Hospital After 1st Round of Chemo

Hogan Out of Hospital After 1st Round of Chemo

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is out of the hospital and back at work after his first round of chemotherapy for an... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
All Clear Given at Washington Navy Yard

All Clear Given at Washington Navy Yard

U.S. Capitol Police have given the all clear at the Washington Navy Yard after the report of a shooting Thursday... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Mansion Murder Suspect Fires Lawyer; Hearing Delayed

Mansion Murder Suspect Fires Lawyer; Hearing Delayed

A court hearing for the man who has been charged with the slayings of a wealthy family and their housekeeper inside... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015

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