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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 »

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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 offic... Read »

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U.S. Probes Possible Airline Collusion to Keep Fares High

U.S. Probes Possible Airline Collusion to Keep Fares High

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

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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,' accord... Read »

29 minutes ago
Family of 13 Moves Into New Home Following Fire

Family of 13 Moves Into New Home Following Fire

Wednesday was moving day for a family of 13 forced out of its home by a fire. Read »

28 minutes ago
Shark Attacks Man Off North Carolina's Outer Banks

Shark Attacks Man Off North Carolina's Outer Banks

A shark attacked a man swimming off the North Carolina beach on Wednesday, biting the 68-year-old several times... Read »

49 minutes ago
Homeowners Warned About Burglaries in Ashburn

Homeowners Warned About Burglaries in Ashburn

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Department is warning homeowners to lock their vehicles and their garages to prevent... Watch »

2 hours ago
Body of Va. Man Found in Stolen Car in West Virginia

Body of Va. Man Found in Stolen Car in West Virginia

Police are investigating the death of a Virginia man whose body was found in a stolen vehicle in West Virginia. Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Greenhouse Gases Biggest Threat to Polar Bears: Study

Greenhouse Gases Biggest Threat to Polar Bears: Study

Greenhouse gas emissions remain the "primary threat" to polar bears, according to a study released Tuesday... Read »

3 hours ago
Getting Around on July 4: Road Closures, Metro Tips

Getting Around on July 4: Road Closures, Metro Tips

Numerous road closures -- as well as some memorial closures -- will be in effect on Independence Day. Public transp... Read »

2 hours ago
National Mall Fireworks: Access Points; Prohibited Items

National Mall Fireworks: Access Points; Prohibited Items

Wherever you sit, the fireworks on the National Mall are sure to be spectacular. Check out entry points to the Nati... Read »

2 hours ago
Homicide Victim Lived Dangerous Lifestyle: Mother

Homicide Victim Lived Dangerous Lifestyle: Mother

The mother of a D.C. homicide victim desperately tried to save her daughter from a dangerous lifestyle, she told... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Steals From Car Parked at Cemetery

Man Steals From Car Parked at Cemetery

Police are searching for a man who stole from a couple’s car while they were visiting a grave. Read »

4 hours ago
Two Killed in Fiery East Texas Plane Crash

Two Killed in Fiery East Texas Plane Crash

Two people were killed Wednesday when a plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from an East Texas... Read »

4 hours ago
Rockville Man Sentenced for Extorting Sexual Photos From Girls

Rockville Man Sentenced for Extorting Sexual Photos From Girls

A Rockville man who extorted explicit photos from young girls was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by a... Read »

5 hours ago
NW D.C. Mansion to Become Cuban Embassy July 20

NW D.C. Mansion to Become Cuban Embassy July 20

The century-old mansion that houses the Cuban Interests Section on 16th Street in northwest Washington will become... Watch »

5 hours ago
Racing Presidents Welcome Calvin

Racing Presidents Welcome Calvin

When President William Howard Taft was added to an exclusive lineup of Racing Presidents more than two years ago, it... Read »

4 hours ago
Your July 4 BBQ Will Cost Less This Year

Your July 4 BBQ Will Cost Less This Year

As millions of Americans across the U.S. get ready to fire up the grill over the July Fourth holiday weekend, they'... Watch »

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