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Arlington, Mont. Co. Top Healthy Counties List

Arlington, Mont. Co. Top Healthy Counties List

A new report ranks Arlington County as Virginia's healthiest while Tazewell County is considered the least healthie... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Two Men Arrested in Md. High School Shooting

Two Men Arrested in Md. High School Shooting

Two men have been arrested in connection with a high school shooting that injured two teenage boys in February. Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: Walt Whitman’s Washington…

Sherwood's Notebook: Walt Whitman’s Washington…

The Notebook shook ourselves from the couch on Sunday and traveled over the 14th Street Bridge, down the George... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Phones, Other Distractions a Problem for Teen Drivers

Phones, Other Distractions a Problem for Teen Drivers

Distractions - especially talking with passengers and using cellphones - play a far greater role in car crashes... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Appeals Court Weighs Md. Gun Control Law

Appeals Court Weighs Md. Gun Control Law

A federal appeals court heard arguments on key provisions of Maryland's sweeping gun control law Wednesday. Read »

Mar 25, 2015
D.C. Begins Annual 'Potholepalooza' Street Repair

D.C. Begins Annual 'Potholepalooza' Street Repair

Officials in Washington are beginning their annual campaign to fill in potholes. Read »

Mar 25, 2015
25 Records Being Preserved at Library of Congress

25 Records Being Preserved at Library of Congress

One of the most broadcast songs of the 20th century, Ben E. King's "Stand by Me,'' has been selected for prese... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Man in Custody After Murder in Greenbelt: Police

Man in Custody After Murder in Greenbelt: Police

Police say one man in custody following the stabbing death of a man in Greenbelt, Maryland. Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Juveniles Arrested in Metropolitan Branch Trail Robberies

Juveniles Arrested in Metropolitan Branch Trail Robberies

Two juvenile males are accused of a series of weekend robberies in northeast D.C., including four along the Metropo... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Ward 4 Residents Concerned About Recent Violence

Ward 4 Residents Concerned About Recent Violence

Residents of Petworth and Brightwood, two rapidly growing sections of the District, are concerned about what they... Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Prosecutors Turn to Community Resources to Help Prevent Domestic Violence

Prosecutors Turn to Community Resources to Help Prevent Domestic Viole...

Prosecutors in Prince George's County are looking for help tackling the issue of domestic violence. County Bureau... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Murder Charge for Man After Friend Killed in Crash

Murder Charge for Man After Friend Killed in Crash

A young woman with a bright future died in a crash Sunday morning, and now a friend is facing second-degree murder... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Jesse Jackson Jr. Moving to D.C. Halfway House

Jesse Jackson Jr. Moving to D.C. Halfway House

A friend and former House colleague of Jesse Jackson Jr. said Jackson is being released from a federal prison Thurs... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Taraji P. Henson: Son Transferring to Howard

Taraji P. Henson: Son Transferring to Howard

Actress Taraji P. Henson said her 20-year-old son is transferring to Howard University after being racially profiled... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Report: Leaking Water Led to L'Enfant Metro Smoke

Report: Leaking Water Led to L'Enfant Metro Smoke

New evidence suggests what possibly went gone wrong in the smoke incident that killed a passenger near the L'Enfant... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Local Architect Changing the Way We See, Use Buildings

Local Architect Changing the Way We See, Use Buildings

An award winning local architect, who brings a healthy dose of zen to her designs and created one of the largest... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
1,400 Train Track Trespassers Killed in Past Year

1,400 Train Track Trespassers Killed in Past Year

About 1,400 people have been hit by trains while illegally walking along or near the tracks in the past year. The... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Credit Score Help Warning

Credit Score Help Warning

Your credit score is a lifeline to your financial well-being, and if it's damaged, it can prevent you from getting a... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015

"Bicycle Bandit" Bank Robber Arrested

A man suspected of 12 bank robberies across the D.C. region is in custody after the FBI used cell phone technology... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
D.C.'s East Capitol Community Anticipating Big Change

D.C.'s East Capitol Community Anticipating Big Change

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and other city officials broke ground on the new Capitol Gateway Marketplace that will... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015

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