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Trial set for suspect in Va. Tech student's death

February trial set for woman charged with killing Virginia Tech student

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 07:00am EDT

Military offers medical services in western Md.

Military training event provides free medical, dental services in western Md.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 06:58am EDT

Washington's Top News -- Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Here's a look at some of the day's top stories from WTOP.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 05:29am EDT

American University ranks 2nd on nationwide green-campus list

Its colors may be red, white and blue, but American University is getting nationwide recognition for being green.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 04:56am EDT

Police seek missing Hyattsville man, 83

The Hyattsville police are looking for the public's help in finding an 83-year-old man who has been missing since Monday afternoon.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 03:02am EDT

Delay responses filed in Va. gay marriage case

Responses filed in request to delay ruling striking down Va. same-sex marriage ban

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Nationals sign Schierholtz to minor league deal

Washington Nationals sign veteran outfielder Nate Schierholtz to minor league contract

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Maryland loses 9,000 jobs, unemployment rate up

Maryland loses 9,000 jobs in July, unemployment rate up over June

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Diamondbacks recall reliever Will Harris from Reno

Diamondbacks recall reliever Willl Harris from Reno, option Braden Hagins to minors

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Lawmakers ask NFL to support Redskins' name change

California Assembly asks NFL to support Redskins' name change; Legislature enters final weeks

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Autopsy: Man found dead in drainage pipe drowned

Autopsy: Maryland man found dead in drainage pipe accidentally drowned

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Browns QBs Manziel, Hoyer struggle in 1st half

Browns QBs Manziel, Hoyer both struggle against 1st-team Washington defense in 1st half

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

United Mine Workers president Roberts re-elected

United Mine Workers union president Cecil Roberts re-elected to 5-year term

Monday - 08/18/2014, 11:57pm EDT

Military equipment D.C. acquired from federal program

After seeing Humvees, tanks and police armed with military-grade equipment in the small town of Ferguson, Missouri, the Attorney General is calling for a Department of Justice investigation into the programs which provide the items to local police departments, including D.C. police.

Monday - 08/18/2014, 07:16pm EDT

Witness: McDonnell struggled to rein in his wife

Defense witness: Former Gov. McDonnell struggled to control his wife's erratic behavior

Monday - 08/18/2014, 07:08pm EDT

Md. university settles lawsuit over bat attack

Maryland university settles lawsuit over attack by former student who later killed, ate a man

Monday - 08/18/2014, 07:00pm EDT

Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art

DC judge approves merger of historic Corcoran Gallery of Art with 2 larger institutions

Monday - 08/18/2014, 06:14pm EDT

Amtrak service resumes between Philly, Trenton

Amtrak service resumes between Philadelphia and Trenton after reported death near Pa. station

Monday - 08/18/2014, 05:38pm EDT

Andrew White III transfers to Nebraska from Kansas

White transfers to Nebraska from Kansas, will have 2 years of eligibility starting in 2015-16

Monday - 08/18/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Red panda dies after brain disorder at Smithsonian

Red panda that lived at National Zoo dies after recent brain disorder at Smithsonian facility

Monday - 08/18/2014, 05:20pm EDT
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