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 Community Rallies to Help Wounded Vet After Tragic Fire

Community Rallies to Help Wounded Vet After Tragic Fire

Less than a week has passed since a wounded veteran and his wife lost most of their belongings in a house fire. Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Tysons Retailers: Double-Digit Sales Growth Since Silver Line

Tysons Retailers: Double-Digit Sales Growth Since Silver Line

It's early days yet, but some retailers in Tysons Corner say the Silver Line has already boosted their business. Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Woman Calls 911 to Report Botched Pot Sale

Woman Calls 911 to Report Botched Pot Sale

A Virginia woman called 911 to report a man who stole her money instead of giving her the marijuana she wanted... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Ex-Boyfriend Arrested in Landover Mom's Murder

Ex-Boyfriend Arrested in Landover Mom's Murder

A 39-year-old man has been arrested on murder charges in the death of a Landover mother, found dead inside... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Death of Man Found Near Dumpster Ruled a Homicide

Death of Man Found Near Dumpster Ruled a Homicide

Police said the body of a man was found in a bin next to Baldwin Elementary and Osbourn High School on Nicol Lane. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Va. Mom Pleads Guilty in Child Tattooing Case

Va. Mom Pleads Guilty in Child Tattooing Case

A Campbell County, Virginia, woman has been sentenced on charges of trying to remove tattoos from her two daughters... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Crews to Repave Section of Interstate 95

Crews to Repave Section of Interstate 95

Maryland highway crews will be repaving a section of northbound Interstate 95 in one of the final segments of... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Whale Spotted in Elizabeth River in Va.

Whale Spotted in Elizabeth River in Va.

The Coast Guard is asking boaters to avoid a whale that's been sighted in the Elizabeth River in the Hampton... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
TSA to Train Officers on Recognizing D.C. IDs

TSA to Train Officers on Recognizing D.C. IDs

The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress says Transportation Security Administration workers will be trained... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Forensic Advances Shed New Light on Trooper's Death

Forensic Advances Shed New Light on Trooper's Death

Virginia State Police say new information on DNA found at the scene of a state trooper's murder is shedding... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Bao Bao Wins Smithsonian Showdown

Bao Bao Wins Smithsonian Showdown

Giant panda cub Bao Bao was the ultimate winner of the "Smithsonian Showdown" social media campaign,... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
IRS Agents Seize Records at Park Southern Apartments

IRS Agents Seize Records at Park Southern Apartments

Agents from the criminal division of the Internal Revenue Service have seized boxes of management documents from the... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Virginia Town First to Implement New Voter ID Law

Virginia Town First to Implement New Voter ID Law

Five candidates are vying for a seat on town council in Farmville, Virginia, but Tuesday's race will be... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Naked Motorcyclist Charged With DUI After Crash

Naked Motorcyclist Charged With DUI After Crash

Police say an Arlington man was naked and drunk when he crashed his motorcycle into two vehicles and then ran... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Missing Maryland Girl Found Safe

Missing Maryland Girl Found Safe

Prince George's County police searched for a missing 9-year-old girl in Capitol Heights late Monday night. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Brita Recalling Children's Water Bottles

Brita Recalling Children's Water Bottles

Brita is recalling approximately 242,500 children's water filter bottles due to a possible laceration hazard. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Bob McDonnell's Sister: I Could Help Him Financially Anytime

Bob McDonnell's Sister: I Could Help Him Financially Anytime

The most critical testimony from former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell’s sister Tuesday concerned the tiny company... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Woman Indicted in Attack on Va. Legislator's Wife

Woman Indicted in Attack on Va. Legislator's Wife

A former high school teacher faces felony charges stemming from an attack on the wife of a Virginia legislator. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Frontier Now Flying Out of Dulles Airport

Frontier Now Flying Out of Dulles Airport

Frontier Airlines is now offering flights out of Dulles International Airport. Read »

Aug 19, 2014

"Will and Grace" Items Join Smithsonian Collection

The Smithsonian is adding hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects to its collection to document... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
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