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16-Year-Old Girl Missing From Gaithersburg

16-Year-Old Girl Missing From Gaithersburg

Sixteen-year-old Dayana Agudelo-Gomez was last seen March 15. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
NJ Woman Sues Over Alleged Ban on

NJ Woman Sues Over Alleged Ban on "8Theist" Plate

A New Jersey woman has filed a lawsuit against the state's Motor Vehicle Commission, claiming the agency... Read »

6 hours ago
Sketch of Suspect Released in NW D.C. Park Sex Assault

Sketch of Suspect Released in NW D.C. Park Sex Assault

Park Police are circulating a sketch of a suspect believed to have sexually assaulted a woman in a Northwest... Watch »

2 hours ago
White House to Hold Garden Tours April 26-27

White House to Hold Garden Tours April 26-27

Have you ever wanted to get an up-close look at the White House's gardens? Well, here' s your chance. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
13 Dead After Avalanche Sweeps Mount Everest

13 Dead After Avalanche Sweeps Mount Everest

In the deadliest disaster at Mount Everest, 13 Sherpa guides were killed and some other people were believed missing... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Meal Sickens People at Food Safety Summit

Meal Sickens People at Food Safety Summit

Health officials are investigating possible cases of food poisoning at last week's Food Safety Summit, NBC... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Unclear Who Ordered Jews in East Ukraine to Register

Unclear Who Ordered Jews in East Ukraine to Register

A witness told NBC News Friday that three masked men had handed out letters to Jews outside a synagogue in... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
D.C. Man Gets 25 Months in Dog Abuse Case

D.C. Man Gets 25 Months in Dog Abuse Case

A D.C. man was sentenced Friday to 25 months in prison in an animal cruelty case involving 10 different dogs. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course

WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course

A Spanish golfer jumped into a nearby lake to escape a swarm of hornets then continued on despite his... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Parents' Suit Against Md. Private School Dismissed

Parents' Suit Against Md. Private School Dismissed

A Montgomery County judge has dismissed a couple's lawsuit alleging that a top private school jeopardized... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Arlington Allocates $42K for 'Pub Crawl Support'

Arlington Allocates $42K for 'Pub Crawl Support'

The Arlington County Board has approved an extra $42,000 for the city's police department for "pub... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Visit National Parks for Free This Weekend

Visit National Parks for Free This Weekend

This weekend, the National Park Service will waive admission fees for all national parks. The free admission weekend Read »

Apr 18, 2014
MARC's Camden Line on

MARC's Camden Line on "S" Schedule After Deadly Accident

MARC's Camden Line will operate on an "S" schedule Friday following a deadly accident. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Deadly Crash Litters Va. Road With Debris

Deadly Crash Litters Va. Road With Debris

One man was killed in a violent crash that left a McLean, Va., roadway littered with debris early Friday morning. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Powerful Quake Hits Mexico

Powerful Quake Hits Mexico

A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico Friday morning, shaking buildings across a swath of the... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Clinton White House Documents Set for Release

Clinton White House Documents Set for Release

The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
McAuliffe Alters Felons' Voting Rights Procedures

McAuliffe Alters Felons' Voting Rights Procedures

Gov. Terry McAuliffe is making it easier for felons to regain their voting rights. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Michaels, Aaron Brothers Stores’ Breach Hit 3M Cards

Michaels, Aaron Brothers Stores’ Breach Hit 3M Cards

Michaels Stores Inc. confirmed Thursday that 2.6 million customer credit and debit cards used at its... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Tug-of-War Arises in W.Va. for Charles Severance

Tug-of-War Arises in W.Va. for Charles Severance

A public defender in West Virginia says a northern Virginia man sought for questioning in three slayings is... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Orangutan Shot by Poachers Submits to Exam

Orangutan Shot by Poachers Submits to Exam

An endangered orangutan, pictured in the photo, was rescued at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Center... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Join the Ride to Conquer Cancer
Join the Ride To Conquer Cancer, Sept. 13 and 14, to raise money for cancer research and treatment. Read more
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