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Escaped Prisoner Ordered Held Without Bond

Escaped Prisoner Ordered Held Without Bond

A prisoner who escaped from a Northern Virginia hospital — and evaded capture for most of Tuesday morning — is back in the custody of U.S. marshals. Watch »

2 hours ago
Prince George's Police Officer Accused of Hazing

Prince George's Police Officer Accused of Hazing

A Prince George's County Police officer accused of hazing in a lawsuit has been suspended from the department. Read »

3 hours ago
Arkansas Legislature Approves Religious Freedom Bill

Arkansas Legislature Approves Religious Freedom Bill

The Arkansas state legislature on Tuesday passed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which is similar to an... Read »

6 hours ago
Ovechkin Nets 50th Goal

Ovechkin Nets 50th Goal

Alex Ovechkin netted No. 50 in a season for the sixth time, tying a team record in the process with his 472nd career... Read »

46 minutes ago
Hero Boy Scout:

Hero Boy Scout: "I Got to Save My Dad's Life"

A Boy Scout was honored Tuesday for putting what he learned from scouting to use in saving his choking father. Watch »

49 minutes ago
Police: Driver Tried to Hit Officers Trying to Pull Him Over

Police: Driver Tried to Hit Officers Trying to Pull Him Over

Prince George's County Police charged a man with attempted murder after, they say, he drove at officers who tried to... Read »

2 hours ago
NY Music Promoter Sentenced to Life for Md. Man's Death

NY Music Promoter Sentenced to Life for Md. Man's Death

A New York music promoter will spend the rest of his life in prison for killing a Maryland man more than a decade... Read »

2 hours ago
Security Guard's Violent Takedown of Girl in School Investigated

Security Guard's Violent Takedown of Girl in School Investigated

A violent takedown of a girl at a Prince George’s County high school is under scrutiny after it was caught on... Watch »

2 hours ago
NJ Man Dies After Being Taken Into Police Custody

NJ Man Dies After Being Taken Into Police Custody

Officials are investigating the death of a New Jersey man who died while in police custody Tuesday. Watch »

23 minutes ago
Concerns About Age, Flying Time of Park Police Helicopter

Concerns About Age, Flying Time of Park Police Helicopter

The U.S. Park Police’s Eagle 2 helicopter -- which polices the most secure airspace in the nation and helps lead... Watch »

5 hours ago
D.C. Mayor Pledges Streetcar Will Open

D.C. Mayor Pledges Streetcar Will Open

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser promised Tuesday that the city's long-delayed streetcar line will open. Read »

3 hours ago
Couple Found Dead With Chainsaw Lacerations Inside Pa. Home

Couple Found Dead With Chainsaw Lacerations Inside Pa. Home

A teenage boy found his parents dead with wounds from a chainsaw inside a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, home... Watch »

45 minutes ago
Anne Arundel Medical Center Lockdown Lifted

Anne Arundel Medical Center Lockdown Lifted

An Annapolis, Maryland, hospital reopened Tuesday evening after being under a lockdown for most of the day. Read »

3 hours ago
Ex-Dictator Elected Nigerian President in Historic Vote

Ex-Dictator Elected Nigerian President in Historic Vote

Former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari was elected president of Nigeria on Tuesday, becoming the first opposition... Watch »

3 hours ago
Iraqi Troops Liberated Heart of Tikrit From ISIS: PM

Iraqi Troops Liberated Heart of Tikrit From ISIS: PM

Iraq's prime minister said Tuesday that Iraqi troops had reclaimed the heart of Tikrit from ISIS militants, hailing... Watch »

3 hours ago
Rottweiler Runs Again, Thanks to Prosthetic Paws

Rottweiler Runs Again, Thanks to Prosthetic Paws

Brutus, an adopted Rottweiler whose paws were amputated as a puppy, is starting to run again — all thanks to an... Read »

4 hours ago
D.C. Economy Booming 20 Years After Control Board

D.C. Economy Booming 20 Years After Control Board

The booming economy in the district today is a far cry from the city's near bankruptcy 20 years ago, when Congress... Watch »

5 hours ago
Obama Commutes Sentences of 22 people in Federal Prison

Obama Commutes Sentences of 22 people in Federal Prison

President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, including eight... Read »

5 hours ago
USC Athletic Director Stands Behind Gay Son, Refuses to Head to Indy in Response to Religious Freedom Bill

USC Athletic Director Stands Behind Gay Son, Refuses to Head to Indy in...

USC athletic director Pat Haden says he won’t be heading to Indianapolis this week for the College Football Playoff... Read »

6 hours ago
10 Years After Terri Schiavo, Death Debates Still Divides

10 Years After Terri Schiavo, Death Debates Still Divides

Terri Schiavo died 10 years ago Tuesday, but the ethical questions at the center of her highly publicized U.S. Read »

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