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Heat Wave Takes Toll on D.C. Region

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 09:14 PM EDT

Virginia’s Storm Death Toll Rises to 13

Virginia’s Storm Death Toll Rises to 13

Virginia's death toll from last weekend's storms has climbed to 13 with a fatality in Fairfax County.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 09:03 PM EDT

Residents Adjust to Life Without Cable, Internet

Residents Adjust to Life Without Cable, Internet

While most people who lost power due to Friday’s storm got it back, some are still feeling disconnected because they don't have cable or Internet, either.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 05:57 PM EDT

Maryland Heat-Related Death Toll Climbs to 8

Maryland Heat-Related Death Toll Climbs to 8

Four more people have died heat-related deaths in Maryland, bringing the total number of heat-related deaths in recent days to eight.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 01:41 PM EDT

Metro Lifts No Water Policy Through Sunday

Metro Lifts No Water Policy Through Sunday

Metro is lifting its no drinking policy once again as temperatures climb to dangerous levels the rest of this week.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 06:08 PM EDT

Parades and Power Outages for Fourth of July

Parades and Power Outages for Fourth of July

A lot of people across our area are celebrating Independence Day, and they are celebrating the return of their electricity. But some lawmakers are expressing concern about residents who still don't have power in...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 11:14 AM EDT
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By Adam Vingan

Watch Kettler Ice Crew Remake Rink After it Melted

Watch Kettler Ice Crew Remake Rink After it Melted

This is how ice is made!

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 08:32 PM EDT

Celebrating the 4th Without Power

Celebrating the 4th Without Power

Thousands in Montgomery County are still without power after last week's powerful storm.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 05:54 PM EDT

Woman Paralyzed During Friday's Derecho

Woman Paralyzed During Friday's Derecho

A 38-year-old D.C. woman is fighting for her life after being severely injured during Friday night's terrible storm.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 05:53 PM EDT

Fla. Utility Worker Killed in Va. Crash

Fla. Utility Worker Killed in Va. Crash

A Florida woman in the area to help restore power died in a crash Tuesday night near Bluemont, Va.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 08:32 AM EDT

Pepco Restores Power to 95 Percent

Pepco Restores Power to 95 Percent

Pepco says it has restored power to 90 percent of its customers two days ahead of the estimate given Saturday.

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2-5" of Rain Possible in Parts of DC Area; Flash Flood Watch

2-5" of Rain Possible in Parts of DC Area; Flash Flood Watch

Storm Team4 expects 2 to 4 inches of rain to fall in the D.C. metro area, with some areas getting as much as 6 inches of rain.

Woman Kidnapped While Waiting for Bus in DC, Police Say

Woman Kidnapped While Waiting for Bus in DC, Police Say

A woman was kidnapped in broad daylight in D.C's Petworth neighborhood Tuesday and was forced to take her kidnappers to her apartment, where they stole from her and then left, police said.

Congress Overrides Obama's Veto of Sept. 11 Bill

Congress Overrides Obama's Veto of Sept. 11 Bill

Congress has rejected a veto by President Barack Obama for the first time since he became president.

DC to Weigh Eliminating 'Tampon Tax'

DC to Weigh Eliminating 'Tampon Tax'

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US to Send More Troops to Iraq to Help With Mosul

US to Send More Troops to Iraq to Help With Mosul

President Barack Obama is preparing to send more troops to Iraq to help reclaim the city of Mosul from the Islamic State group, U.S. officials said Wednesday. The troops will train and advise Iraqi forces as...

8-Year-Old Maryland Girl Saves Mother's Life by Calling 911

8-Year-Old Maryland Girl Saves Mother's Life by Calling 911

An 8-year-old girl is being hailed as a hero for calling 911 after she recognized that her mother was having a stroke.