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Islanders Defeat Capitals, 3-1, Force Game 7
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Islanders Defeat Capitals, 3-1, Force Game 7

The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-1 Saturday, forcing the playoff series to Game 7 in Washington Monday. Read »

4 hours ago
Fairfax County Rescue Team Ready to Search for Nepal Quake Survivors

Fairfax County Rescue Team Ready to Search for Nepal Quake Survivors

The Fairfax County. Va. urban search and rescue team waited Saturday to get word on when they would go to Nepal... Watch »

2 hours ago
Nearly 1,500 Dead in Nepal Quake: Reports

Nearly 1,500 Dead in Nepal Quake: Reports

A violent 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday destroyed ancient temples, triggered an avalanche... Read »

15 minutes ago
GW Parkway Reopened After Fatal Accident

GW Parkway Reopened After Fatal Accident

Police said the lane closures are at Spout Run. The southbound lanes remain open. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Google Exec ID'd in Deadly Mt. Everest Avalanche

Google Exec ID'd in Deadly Mt. Everest Avalanche

A Google executive has been confirmed dead in an avalanche at Mount Everest triggered by a massive magnitude-7.8... Watch »

46 minutes ago
Nepal Earthquake May Have Caused Mt. Everest's Deadliest Day

Nepal Earthquake May Have Caused Mt. Everest's Deadliest Day

Saturday's massive earthquake in Nepal killed at least 1,130 people, destroyed historic temples and sent an... Read »

3 hours ago
WATCH: White House Correspondents' Dinner

WATCH: White House Correspondents' Dinner

If it's spring in Washington, it's time for the White House Correspondents' Association's annual dinner. Read »

4 hours ago
How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

Survivors of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that ravaged Nepal and devastated neighboring countries were still picking... Read »

3 hours ago
1 Hurt, 12 Families Displaced in Apartment Fire

1 Hurt, 12 Families Displaced in Apartment Fire

Smoking materials on a mattress were the likely cause of the blaze. Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
SoCal Firefighters on Standby for Nepal Deployment

SoCal Firefighters on Standby for Nepal Deployment

An elite search and rescue team of Southern California firefighters was on alert to rush to Nepal, which was ravaged... Read »

5 hours ago
More Than 3,000 Volunteer in DC Area Saturday

More Than 3,000 Volunteer in DC Area Saturday

More than 3,000 volunteers helped revitalize neighborhood parks, beautify schools and stock food banks in the... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Questions Arise After Ind. School Stage Collapse

Questions Arise After Ind. School Stage Collapse

The superintendent of an Indiana school district where a stage collapsed, injuring 16 high school students when they... Watch »

5 hours ago
Marchers 'Die-In' in Downtown Baltimore

Marchers 'Die-In' in Downtown Baltimore

As protesters in Baltimore rallied to protest the death of Freddie Gray in police custody, they continued on from... Read »

58 minutes ago
Quake Triggers Deadly Mount Everest Avalanche

Quake Triggers Deadly Mount Everest Avalanche

An avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake in Nepal smashed into a base camp at the foothills of Mount Everest... Read »

3 hours ago
MCPS Employee Accused of Sex Abuse of Student

MCPS Employee Accused of Sex Abuse of Student

A former Montgomery County paraeducator is accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old female student. Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
Falls Church Tops List for Highest Rate of Drinking

Falls Church Tops List for Highest Rate of Drinking

A new study finds Falls Church, Virginia, has the highest rate of drinking in the country. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Fairfax Co. Schools Consider Protections for Transgender Students

Fairfax Co. Schools Consider Protections for Transgender Students

Charlie Cranford Teague feels respected and accepted at South Lakes High School. Now, the gender-fluid Reston teen... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Senate Staffer Charged With Drug Possession

Senate Staffer Charged With Drug Possession

An aide to Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has been charged with possession with intent to distribute... Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
New Violence Spurs Fears of ISIS's Expansion

New Violence Spurs Fears of ISIS's Expansion

U.S. counterterrorism officials are increasingly concerned that the Islamist terror group ISIS is "metastaizing"... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
 

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