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Family of Woman Who 'Froze to Death' Sues for $10M
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Family of Woman Who 'Froze to Death' Sues for $10M

The family of a D.C. woman who died in her "ice cold" home is suing Washington Gas for $10 million after the woman's heat was turned off with little notice when temperatures were near freezing. Watch »

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Petroleum Spills Into Stream Near Arlington Dog Park

Petroleum Spills Into Stream Near Arlington Dog Park

People and their pets are advised to avoid a stream in Arlington, Virginia after officials found an oily sheen on... Read »

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U.S. Probes Possible Airline Collusion to Raise Fares

U.S. Probes Possible Airline Collusion to Raise Fares

The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps... Read »

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Episcopalians Allow Gay Marriage in Churches

Episcopalians Allow Gay Marriage in Churches

Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the... Read »

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Tree on Howard University Campus Felled in Storm

Tree on Howard University Campus Felled in Storm

A beloved tree on Howard University's campus was uprooted overnight Wednesday as storms ripped through the area. Read »

5 hours ago
Gronkowskis Play Ball With Military Kids at Andrews

Gronkowskis Play Ball With Military Kids at Andrews

Members of the football-playing Gronkowskis played with military children at a camp at Joint Base Andrews. Watch »

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Former GSA Exec Gets Prison for Bogus Expenses

Former GSA Exec Gets Prison for Bogus Expenses

A federal official who organized an expensive conference in Las Vegas with taxpayer dollars is headed to prison for... Watch »

43 minutes ago
AAA Praises Prince George's Co. Speed Cameras

AAA Praises Prince George's Co. Speed Cameras

Prince George's County's speed camera program is getting high praise from AAA Mid-Atlantic. Watch »

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Dolphin Leaps Onto Boat, Breaks Woman's Ankles

Dolphin Leaps Onto Boat, Breaks Woman's Ankles

A trip out to sea for a Southern California couple celebrating their 18th wedding anniversary turned into a trip to... Read »

2 hours ago
Takoma Park Nanny Charged With Sex Abuse

Takoma Park Nanny Charged With Sex Abuse

Authorities say a Bethesda man has been arrested on charges of sexually abusing a young neighbor and a child who was... Read »

2 hours ago
14-Year-Old Metro Thief Identified and Charged

14-Year-Old Metro Thief Identified and Charged

Metro Transit Police arrested a 14-year-old Wednesday in connection with six iPhone robberies on the blue, orange... Read »

2 hours ago
Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Chris Christie certainly tells it like he sees it. That's not to say he always tells it like it is, according to an... Read »

2 hours ago
Neglect Charges for Woman Who Drove Recklessly With Child

Neglect Charges for Woman Who Drove Recklessly With Child

A 29-year-old woman is charged with felony child neglect and reckless driving after endangering a child during a... Read »

2 hours ago
What You Need to Know About Vaccines

What You Need to Know About Vaccines

Dr. Jackie Eghrari-Sabet, of Family Allergy & Asthma Care in Gaithersburg, Maryland, has some useful... Watch »

2 hours ago
Home Evacuated in Md. After Massive Water Main Break

Home Evacuated in Md. After Massive Water Main Break

"It was truly was like the Mississippi River on both sides of the building, and like Lake Michigan in my... Watch »

2 hours ago
World Cup Collision Sparks Concussion Concerns

World Cup Collision Sparks Concussion Concerns

Like many contact sports only recently coming to terms with the long-term risks of concussions, soccer has struggled... Read »

2 hours ago
Karate Instructor Arrested for Sexual Assault

Karate Instructor Arrested for Sexual Assault

A Herndon karate instructor was arrested Wednesday for sexually assaulting a young student, police said. Read »

2 hours ago

"Remain Vigilant": Authorities Wary of ISIS Threat on July 4

American authorities are stepping up their security preparations and urging a sense of vigilance around July 4... Read »

3 hours ago
Fourth of July: What You Should Know

Fourth of July: What You Should Know

6.8 Million - Number of singles sold of Katy Perry's "Firework" from her third studio album 'Teenage Dream,'... Read »

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