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How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

Survivors of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal and neighboring countries were still picking up the pieces... Read »

2 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 »

Apr 26, 2015
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 »

Apr 25, 2015
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 »

Apr 26, 2015
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
Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Tops 2,500: Report

Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Tops 2,500: Report

The death toll from Saturday's earthquake in Nepal has topped 2,500 and may continue to rise as more areas are... Read »

Apr 26, 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
Japanese Police Arrest Suspect in Drone Landing

Japanese Police Arrest Suspect in Drone Landing

Japanese police on Friday arrested the man who claimed to have landed a drone with trace amounts of radiation onto... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Southwest Flight Diverts to Denver After

Southwest Flight Diverts to Denver After "Pressurization Issue"

A Southwest Airlines flight traveling from Las Vegas to Milwaukee on Friday night was forced to divert to Denver... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Wildfires Threaten $269 Billion in Home Damage: Experts

Wildfires Threaten $269 Billion in Home Damage: Experts

As wildfire season looms in the western U.S., more than 1.1 million properties are at risk — and a new study... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Thousands Lose Power in N. Texas T-Storms

Thousands Lose Power in N. Texas T-Storms

Strong thunderstorms packing powerful winds carved a trail of damage across North Texas on Friday evening, causing... Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
Man Gets 16 Years for Child Porn

Man Gets 16 Years for Child Porn

An Arlington man will spend the next 16 years of his life in jail for producing and possessing child pornography. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Over 1,900 Dead in Nepal Quake: Reports

Over 1,900 Dead in Nepal Quake: Reports

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

Apr 26, 2015
Frederick Authorities Seeking Info on 1989 Death

Frederick Authorities Seeking Info on 1989 Death

Frederick law enforcement are looking for information to help discover the identity of a man who died 26 years ago. Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Bruce Jenner: My Brain Is More Female Than Male

Bruce Jenner: My Brain Is More Female Than Male

Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman." Jenner spoke in a... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
 

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