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Metro to Open Early for Marathon Sunday

Metro to Open Early for Marathon Sunday

Metro says it will open early Sunday for the Nike Women's Half Marathon, and there will be weekend adjustments... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Fairfax Co. Students Could Get Extra Hour of Sleep

Fairfax Co. Students Could Get Extra Hour of Sleep

Teens in Fairfax County could get an extra hour of sleep starting as early as 2015. Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Virginia  Unclaimed Property Auction Underway

Virginia Unclaimed Property Auction Underway

The Virginia Department of the Treasury's annual auction of unclaimed property is underway. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
DDOT to Hold Meetings on Possible Circulator Changes

DDOT to Hold Meetings on Possible Circulator Changes

D.C.'s Department of Transportation wants to hear your thoughts on the Circulator bus. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Zoo Launches 'Endangered Song' to Help Save Tigers

Zoo Launches 'Endangered Song' to Help Save Tigers

Indie rock band Portugal. The Man and the Smithsonian's National Zoo released an "endangered song'' Tuesday for... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Police Investigate Sexual Assault on Md. Jogging Trail

Police Investigate Sexual Assault on Md. Jogging Trail

Maryland police are investigating another sexual assault on a Maryland jogging trail. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
County Threatens Closure of Four Schools

County Threatens Closure of Four Schools

Loudoun County may be forced to shut down four small schools in an effort to fill a $38 million budget gap. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Sheriff Releases Sketch in Fas Mart Clerk Shooting

Sheriff Releases Sketch in Fas Mart Clerk Shooting

The Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office released a sketch of the gunman who shot a northern Virginia store clerk in... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Shoplifting Suspects Possibly Part of a Ring

Shoplifting Suspects Possibly Part of a Ring

Police believe they've busted up part of a shoplifting ring in Montgomery County. Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Deadly New Designer Drug Reaches Loudoun Co.

Deadly New Designer Drug Reaches Loudoun Co.

A new designer drug known as "25i" is being blamed for an incident last week in Loudoun County, Va., that... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Attendance Low During Montgomery Co. Snow Make-Up Day

Attendance Low During Montgomery Co. Snow Make-Up Day

Though numbers are not immediately available, a low attendance of students was reported in Montgomery County Monday... Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Thieves Ram CVS With Cars, Remove Cash From ATM

Thieves Ram CVS With Cars, Remove Cash From ATM

Thieves used cars to ram into a CVS storefront and steal from the store's ATM in Forestville, Md., early... Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Two Deputies Hurt as Shoplifting Suspect Flees

Two Deputies Hurt as Shoplifting Suspect Flees

Two Loudoun County Sheriff’s deputies were injured when they tried to stop a shoplifter from fleeing the scene... Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
UMD Student Pushes for Wall Near Rt. 1 After String of Accidents

UMD Student Pushes for Wall Near Rt. 1 After String of Accidents

A University of Maryland student is working to save lives by pushing for a wall near Route Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Heartbleed Help

Heartbleed Help

If you're worried about your personal information being exposed by the Heartbleed bug, not all hope is lost. Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Midshipman Accused of Assaulting Cab Driver With Butter Knife

Midshipman Accused of Assaulting Cab Driver With Butter Knife

A 22-year-old midshipman is accused of attacking a cab driver with a butter knife after failing to pay his fare in... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Man With Memorable Mugshot Turns Self In

Man With Memorable Mugshot Turns Self In

A 30-year-old Maryland man with a memorable mugshot has turned himself in for allegedly stealing a gun from... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Ex-Marine Orders Lawyers Not to Fight Death Penalty

Ex-Marine Orders Lawyers Not to Fight Death Penalty

Jorge Torrez, the man accused of the 2009 murder of fellow service member Amanda Snell, has ordered lawyers to... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Va. Fisherman Drowns After Canoe Flips

Va. Fisherman Drowns After Canoe Flips

A Halifax County fisherman drowned this weekend when his canoe capsized at the Berry Hill Resort and... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Charges Pending After Woman Injured in Md. Crash

Charges Pending After Woman Injured in Md. Crash

Police await the results of a toxicology test to determine whether drunk driving charges will be used. Read »

Apr 21, 2014
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