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Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 07:03 PM EDT
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By Christian Paz

Photos: Replica Viking Ship Docks at The Wharf

The Draken Harald Hårfagre is a modern-day recreation of a first-century-era...View gallery

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Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 11:14 AM EDT
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By Christian Paz

Photos: Hundreds of Corgis Descend on Mall for Corgi March

Hundreds of corgis and other dogs from across the D.C. area gathered at the Thom...View gallery

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Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 07:29 AM EDT

Sprinklers Can Help Prevent House Fires From Spreading

Sprinklers Can Help Prevent House Fires From Spreading

Fire departments in the United States respond to a house fire every 86 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection Association. News4's Molette Green is live in Alexandria for Fire Prevention Week to...

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018 at 05:38 AM EDT

Fearing Exposure, Some Funeral Homes Stock Overdose Antidote

Fearing Exposure, Some Funeral Homes Stock Overdose Antidote

Funeral directors in Maryland are increasingly concerned their employees could be exposed to opioids. That's why some are stocking naloxone, the medication the reverses the effects of an overdose.

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 08:33 AM EDT

Rock Used as Doorstop Is Actually a Meteorite Worth $100K

Rock Used as Doorstop Is Actually a Meteorite Worth $100K

A Michigan man curious about a rock he'd used for decades as a doorstop now knows its secret: it's a meteorite worth $100,000.

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 06:20 AM EDT

DC Declares End to Sales Tax on Feminine Hygiene Product

DC Declares End to Sales Tax on Feminine Hygiene Product

The mayor of the nation's capital says Washington will no longer charge sales tax on feminine hygiene products.

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018 at 07:37 PM EDT

Hurricane Michael Could Bring Rain to DC Later This Week

Hurricane Michael Could Bring Rain to DC Later This Week

A hurricane that rapidly formed off Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula could bring rain to the D.C. area by the end of the week.

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 05:30 AM EDT

Students to Get Breakfast Before Standardized Test

Students to Get Breakfast Before Standardized Test

Some Virginia students taking a standardized college entrance exam later this month will get a free healthy breakfast before they pick up their pencils.

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 11:42 PM EDT

Johns Hopkins Univ. to Name Building After Henrietta Lacks

Johns Hopkins Univ. to Name Building After Henrietta Lacks

Johns Hopkins University says it will honor Henrietta Lacks, the African-American woman whose cancer cells continue to have an impact on medicine more than 60 years after they were taken without her consent.

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 06:28 PM EDT

Glowing Pumpkin Patch on Display in Reston

Glowing Pumpkin Patch on Display in Reston

Now glowing in Reston, Virginia: a pumpkin patch like no other. The GLOW has creative displays of more than 5,000 carved pumpkins at Lake Fairfax Park. Check here for ticket information.

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