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Man sought for 2 fatal shootings in Va. surrenders

Man sought for 2 fatal shootings in Martinsville surrenders to police

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Some Alexandria Verizon customers lost service

Some Verizon customers in the southwest part of Alexandria may be without phone and/or Internet service due to two severed underground copper cables. A contractor, not working for Verizon, apparently was taking soil samples and has bored completely through the cables.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 04:03pm EDT

Georgetown to widen sidewalks, offer discount parking

The streets will be wider, parking will be cheaper and the Circulator will be free for parents and local university students during family weekend this Saturday and Sunday.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 03:34pm EDT

1st Dallas nurse with Ebola to be sent to Maryland

1st Dallas nurse infected with Ebola virus to be moved to special NIH facility in Maryland

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 03:26pm EDT

DC chief seeks changes to concealed-carry law

DC police chief says concealed permit holders should know to stay away from public events

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Redskins' RG3 practices, will reclaim starting job

Redskins' RG3 practices for 1st time since hurting ankle, will reclaim No. 1 job when healthy

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 03:08pm EDT

Three ways Virginia could raise the price of liquor, per McAuliffe's budget

ABC is considering three options, according to a letter sent to stakeholders Wednesday and provided to the Washington Business Journal.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 02:22pm EDT

Va. aquacultures sales rise, operations decline

Virginia sees increase in aquaculture sales despite decline in number of operations

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Kennedy Center adds comedy series with $5M gift

New comedy series added to Kennedy Center's performing arts lineup with new $5 million gift

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Average gas price in Va. drops below $3 a gallon

Average gas price in Virginia drops below $3 a gallon

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Va. man pleads guilty in tax refund scheme

Norfolk man pleads guilty in tax refund scheme, faces up to 22 years in prison

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Police investigate death of Fairfax teen hit by train

A Fairfax County teen was found dead after she was reported missing Wednesday. Police say she was hit by a train.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 01:16pm EDT

Maine, states settle TD Bank data breach

Maine among a group of states to settle TD Bank data breach case from 2012

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Philip Morris Int'l 3Q profit falls 8 percent

Philip Morris Int'l 3Q profit falls 8 pct on lower cigarette sales, unfavorable exchange rates

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 01:05pm EDT

Orioles raise expectations in spite of ALCS sweep

Despite bitter ending, Orioles had plenty to cherish during most memorable season in 17 years

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 01:04pm EDT

Md. man gets probation in pedestrian fatality

Frederick man avoids prison in pedestrian fatality; he didn't' stop after hitting man

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Va. boy injured when car hits apartment dies

Henrico boy dies from injuries suffered when car crashed into family's apartment

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:40pm EDT

The best food region in the country? Esquire says it's Virginia

Esquire Magazine's inaugural Food and Drink Awards dubs Virginia the "best food region" of 2014.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:37pm EDT

Best D.C. neighborhood for trick-or-treating?

Real estate listing firm Zillow Inc. is out with its annual "Trick-or-Treat" index, ranking the best cities for collecting candy and the best neighborhoods within those cities.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:34pm EDT

New menu at Bowlmor Bethesda includes 5-pound burger

In case bowling happens to increase your appetite, the Bowlmor Lanes location in Bethesda has a couple of giant new menu items it announced Wednesday.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 12:25pm EDT
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