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Local Veterans in the Running for Free 7-Eleven Franchise

Local Veterans in the Running for Free 7-Eleven Franchise

Two local veterans are in the running to win a free 7-Eleven franchise. Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Rookie Firefighter Arrested on Gun Charge in D.C.

Rookie Firefighter Arrested on Gun Charge in D.C.

A rookie D.C. firefighter has been arrested on charges of possessing an unregistered firearm and ammunition, D.C.... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Teen Girl Arrested in Stabbing at D.C. School

Teen Girl Arrested in Stabbing at D.C. School

A teenage girl is suspected of stabbing another teenager inside a D.C. charter school Thursday afternoon. Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
School Drop-Off: There's an App for That

School Drop-Off: There's an App for That

Traffic through school drop-off and pick-up lines can rival the Beltway during rush hour. Luckily, there's a new app... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Body of Missing 5-Year-Old Virginia Boy Found

Body of Missing 5-Year-Old Virginia Boy Found

The body of a missing 5-year-old Virginia boy has been found, WSLS in southwest Virginia confirmed. Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Ebola Patient in Serious Condition at NIH

Ebola Patient in Serious Condition at NIH

An American healthcare worker infected with Ebola has been ungraded from critical to serious condition, hospital... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Metro's New 7000-Series Trains to Debut April 14

Metro's New 7000-Series Trains to Debut April 14

Metro's long-awaited 7000-series cars will start rolling April 14, the transit agency announced Thursday. Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
15 Metro Workers Needed Treatment After Smoke Incident

15 Metro Workers Needed Treatment After Smoke Incident

At least 15 Metro employees required medical treatment because of the Jan. 12 smoke incident near the L'Enfant Metr... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Obamas to Host Pope Francis at White House

Obamas to Host Pope Francis at White House

The White House says President Barack Obama will host Pope Francis in Washington when he visits the United States... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
National Zoo's Andean Bear Cubs Get Names

National Zoo's Andean Bear Cubs Get Names

The National Zoo's two Andean bear cubs have received their names. Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Metro Unveils New Passenger Safety Videos

Metro Unveils New Passenger Safety Videos

Metro has released new safety videos that show passengers what to do in a smoke or fire emergency. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Baby Boy Born Along Interstate 270

Baby Boy Born Along Interstate 270

Most people on Interstate 270 in the morning are in a hurry. But one baby was so ready to greet the world, he didn't... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Campaign Targets Drivers, Pedestrians in D.C. Area

Campaign Targets Drivers, Pedestrians in D.C. Area

Transportation officials in metropolitan Washington, D.C. have launched a safety campaign urging drivers and bicycl... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Surprise Homecoming for Returning Airman

Surprise Homecoming for Returning Airman

A Maryland airman got a surprise after he returned home from a special mission in Afghanistan. Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Va. Mom, Daughter Presumed Dead in Plane Crash

Va. Mom, Daughter Presumed Dead in Plane Crash

Yvonne Selke of Nokesville, Virginia, a longtime and highly regarded employee of Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. in Washin... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Sender of Offensive Email Won't Return to UMd.

Sender of Offensive Email Won't Return to UMd.

The University of Maryland student who sent an offensive email using racial slurs and references to rape will not... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Police Locate Missing Woman, 71

Police Locate Missing Woman, 71

The Metropolitan Police Department says a missing 71-year-old woman has been found safe. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Wife of Slain Lawyer Pleads for Help Identifying Woman

Wife of Slain Lawyer Pleads for Help Identifying Woman

The wife of a D.C. lawyer found stabbed to death in an upscale hotel room in February delivered a tearful plea Wedn... Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Town Hall Seeks Police, Community Relations Solutions

Town Hall Seeks Police, Community Relations Solutions

Members of the high-powered panel included current and former police chiefs, including D.C.'s own Chief Cathy Lanie... Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Maryland Bans Powdered Alcohol; Cites Health, Safety

Maryland Bans Powdered Alcohol; Cites Health, Safety

The U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau recently approved several labels of Palcohol, which can be dissol... Read »

Mar 25, 2015

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