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Verizon to Offer Custom TV Packages

Verizon to Offer Custom TV Packages

Verizon Fios says it will begin offering a custom TV package to compete with services like Netflix and Hulu. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Complaints Against Advanced Towing Continue to Pile Up

Complaints Against Advanced Towing Continue to Pile Up

Accusations of predatory practices by Advanced Towing in Arlington County outnumber those against all other towing... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
Talk Around Town: Kansas Restricts Welfare Benefits

Talk Around Town: Kansas Restricts Welfare Benefits

WHUR's Troy Johnson talks about a new Kansas law that limits how welfare recipients can spend welfare money. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Ronald Anderson Charged in Census Bureau Murder

Ronald Anderson Charged in Census Bureau Murder

U.S. Census Bureau shooting suspect Ronald Anderson was charged with murder Friday. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
UMW Student Charged in Roommate's Death

UMW Student Charged in Roommate's Death

A University of Mary Washington student is suspected in the death of his roommate in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Frid... Watch »

Apr 18, 2015
Road Rage Incident Leads to Smashed Porsche

Road Rage Incident Leads to Smashed Porsche

Police said they received reports of an ongoing road rage incident between two drivers on the Route 7 Bypass between... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
11-Year-Old Boy Replaces 4-Year-Old Boy's Stolen Wheelchair

11-Year-Old Boy Replaces 4-Year-Old Boy's Stolen Wheelchair

Joshua Romero, 4, had his wheelchair stolen Thursday by a suspect caught on surveillance video. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
White House Fence Jumper Pleads Guilty to Charges

White House Fence Jumper Pleads Guilty to Charges

Dominic Adesanya, 23, formerly of Bel Air, Maryland, was taken down by Secret Service officers and K-9 units after... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
I-Team: Capitol Police Seize Guns Near Complex

I-Team: Capitol Police Seize Guns Near Complex

U.S. Capitol police have stopped at least 13 people from carrying guns on or near Capitol grounds since 2012, accor... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Hagerstown Police Pledge to Investigate Man's Death in Custody

Hagerstown Police Pledge to Investigate Man's Death in Custody

Police in Hagerstown, Maryland, are promising a thorough investigation into the death of a man in custody after... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Md. Woman Sentenced in Dumbbell Attack on Boy

Md. Woman Sentenced in Dumbbell Attack on Boy

A woman who pleaded guilty to trying to beat her ex-boyfriend's 8-year-old son to death with a dumbbell has been... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Bethesda Man Charged in Car Fires

Bethesda Man Charged in Car Fires

Montgomery County police have arrested and charged a Bethesda man with setting fire to three vehicles in Bethesda. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Silver Spring Club Owner Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking

Silver Spring Club Owner Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking

Jason Miskiri used the drug proceeds to open the Society Lounge, a club located on Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Karate Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Kids

Karate Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Kids

Police say a Montgomery County karate instructor accused of sexually abusing several boys fled the United States. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Woman Found Dead After Kids Spotted Outside

Woman Found Dead After Kids Spotted Outside

Police say a single mother of two was found dead inside an Arlington County home Friday morning after someone spott... Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Gas Station Worker Hurt in Robbery Attempt

Gas Station Worker Hurt in Robbery Attempt

A man was shot in the parking lot of a Silver Spring shopping center Friday morning. Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Missing Boy, 11, Found Safe

Missing Boy, 11, Found Safe

Hyattsville City Police say a missing 11-year-old boy has been found safe. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Doctor Goes to Crash Victim's Rescue on Key Bridge

Doctor Goes to Crash Victim's Rescue on Key Bridge

An emergency resident at George Washington University Hospital helped save a man’s life while on his way home after... Watch »

Apr 16, 2015
Va. Teen Raises Siblings While Both Parents Deployed

Va. Teen Raises Siblings While Both Parents Deployed

West Point-bound Caleb Parsons was named Military Child of the Year for raising his younger siblings while his pare... Watch »

Apr 16, 2015
WATCH: 4-Year-Old Boy's Wheelchair Stolen

WATCH: 4-Year-Old Boy's Wheelchair Stolen

Someone took a 4-year-old boy's wheelchair from the lobby of a Langley Park, Maryland, apartment building this week,... Read »

Apr 17, 2015

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