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UVa police: 6 injured when tree falls onto tents

University of Virginia police: 6 injured when part of tree topples onto farmers market tents

Friday - 08/15/2014, 09:20am EDT

Seafood towers are showing up at tables around the city

Nycci Nellis, The List Are You On It

Friday - 08/15/2014, 09:10am EDT


Dispute over Facebook posting leads to shooting

Bluefield police: Arrest made after Facebook post leads to gunfire that barely missed infant

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:50am EDT

Water main break leads to flooding concerns

An 8-inch water main busted early Friday, leading to flooding concerns for homeowners who live around Larchmont Avenue just east of the District line in Capitol Heights.

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:31am EDT

Broken water main buckles road, floods Md. homes

Broken water main buckles road, floods homes in Capitol Heights

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:30am EDT

Baltimore City Community College chooses new prez

Gordon May named new president of Baltimore City Community College; will start in September

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:17am EDT

Amy Grant traveling aboard Santa Train this year

Singer Amy Grant will travel aboard Santa Train this year as gifts delivered in Appalachia

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:17am EDT

Md. clinic to host health fair for moms, kids

Md. clinic to host health fair for women, children in honor of National Breastfeeding Month

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:17am EDT

Memorial to be held for slain transgender woman

Memorial service to be held in Baltimore for slain transgender woman

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:17am EDT

Hogan to discuss business on boardwalk

Republican gubernatorial Larry Hogan to discuss business on Ocean City boardwalk

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:17am EDT

Va. to join in 'Shakeout' earthquake drill in Oct.

Emergency officials encourage Virginians to join multi-state earthquake drill this fall

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:16am EDT

Smithsonian helps safeguard Syrian heritage sites

Smithsonian, University of Pennsylvania organize training to protect Syrian cultural heritage

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:16am EDT

Va. attorney sentenced for embezzling from client

Northern Virginia attorney sentenced to 6 years behind bars for embezzling from client

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:16am EDT

Western Md. steam train gets Hollywood role

Western Md. Scenic Railroad steam locomotive gets role in upcoming Hollywood film "Ithaca"

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:16am EDT

Former youth minister sentenced to 3 years

Former Chesterfield County youth minister sentenced to 3 years for molesting teen parishioners

Friday - 08/15/2014, 07:40am EDT

Watermen call for new blue crab measures in Va.

Watermen call for new measures in Va. to strengthen management of blue crab population

Friday - 08/15/2014, 07:14am EDT

Court documents: Wounded cop frequented same nightclub as suspects

An off-duty police officer, a woman who was shot at early Wednesday morning while driving along Suitland Parkway, had been at same club as the suspect arrested in the case, according to D.C. Superior Court documents.

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:40am EDT

Washington's Top News -- Friday, August 15, 2014

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

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:11am EDT

Rob Manfred elected next MLB commissioner

Major League Baseball owners elect Rob Manfred to replace his boss, Bud Selig, as commissioner

Friday - 08/15/2014, 03:42am EDT

Less than five months out, Winter Classic still without a home

The NHL's announcement that the District would host its premier outdoor showcase brought joy to D.C. hockey fans, but still no venue has been set for the event.

Friday - 08/15/2014, 03:15am EDT
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