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Obamas Have Date Night in DC
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Obamas Have Date Night in DC

It's date night for President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle. Read more »

5 hours ago
Fire at Arlington Cemetery Metro Station Causes Delays

Fire at Arlington Cemetery Metro Station Causes Delays

A section of Metro's Blue Line was single-tracking Saturday after fire officials say a train's brakes were on fire... Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Sanders Warns Clinton on Running Mate Pick

Sanders Warns Clinton on Running Mate Pick

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders sent a warning to rival Hillary Clinton again about her pick for a... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Report: Flint Water Pipes Replacement Cost Doubles

Report: Flint Water Pipes Replacement Cost Doubles

Replacing water pipes due to the lead-tainted crisis in Flint could be at least twice the price of previous... Read more »

3 hours ago
Metro Riders Prepare for End to Late-Night Weekend Service

Metro Riders Prepare for End to Late-Night Weekend Service

Saturday night was the last night for Metro stations to stay open until 3 a.m. as Metro prepares to take on a... Watch »

3 hours ago
Armed Man Confronts Good Samaritans, Strikes 1 With Car

Armed Man Confronts Good Samaritans, Strikes 1 With Car

When the first officer arrived, he found one man on the ground with serious injuries and a woman who apparently... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
90-Year-Old Man Missing in DC

90-Year-Old Man Missing in DC

A 90-year-old man is missing in D.C., police say. Read more »

4 hours ago
Senior Prank, Vandalism Lead to SoCal Animal Abuse Investigation

Senior Prank, Vandalism Lead to SoCal Animal Abuse Investigation

Officials are investigating two incidents of possible animal cruelty at Southern California high schools, and at... Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo After Child Climbs In Enclosure

Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo After Child Climbs In Enclosure

A gorilla was shot dead Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo by an employee who feared the animal would harm a small child... Read more »

22 minutes ago
Teen's Death Inspires Anti-Violence Play

Teen's Death Inspires Anti-Violence Play

The death of a 15-year-old boy who was shot and killed at Deanwood Metro station earlier this year has become... Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Man Steals ATM, Makes Getaway in Stolen School Bus: Police

Man Steals ATM, Makes Getaway in Stolen School Bus: Police

A Long Island man broke into a grocery store, stole an ATM and loaded it onto a stolen school minibus, police said... Read more »

6 hours ago
Caretaker Beat WWII Vet With Oxygen Tank: Police

Caretaker Beat WWII Vet With Oxygen Tank: Police

A 91-year-old World War II veteran is recovering after police say his caretaker beat him with his oxygen tank. The... Read more »

2 hours ago
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa

US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa

The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Chicago-Area Man Completes 50-State Marathon Quest

Chicago-Area Man Completes 50-State Marathon Quest

A west suburban Chicago man has completed a lofty goal of running a marathon in all 50 states. Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
8 Russian Athletes Test Positive in 2012 Doping Retests

8 Russian Athletes Test Positive in 2012 Doping Retests

Russia's Olympic Committee said Saturday that eight of the country's athletes have registered positive in doping... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Rolling Thunder Rides Into DC Memorial Day Weekend

Rolling Thunder Rides Into DC Memorial Day Weekend

There's a chance of rain in the forecast for Memorial Day weekend, but the sound of thunder is guaranteed. Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: Police

Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: Police

Bryce Dejean-Jones, a guard for the New Orleans Pelicans, is dead after breaking into a Dallas apartment and getting... Watch »

7 minutes ago
Tropical Storm Forms Near Carolinas, 4 Dead in Texas Downpours

Tropical Storm Forms Near Carolinas, 4 Dead in Texas Downpours

A tropical depression strengthened into a tropical storm Saturday off the Carolinas, the latest wild weather... Read more »

6 hours ago
Heat Illnesses Reported at United House of Prayer Parade

Heat Illnesses Reported at United House of Prayer Parade

Four people were transported, while another 20 patients were treated at the scene. Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
#LiftOff: Harvard Grad's Poetic Speech Goes Viral

#LiftOff: Harvard Grad's Poetic Speech Goes Viral

Donovan Livingston, who received his master's degree in education, addressed his classmates Wednesday with a... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
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