Leesburg gas leak evacuates shopping center

The fire department tells residents nearby the situation is stable.

Wednesday - 02/22/2012, 09:13am EST

Dulles Rail project may be in jeopardy, again

Ideology regarding labor unions could once again disrupt the fragile financing plan for one of the region's biggest transportation projects, the second phase of the Metrorail extension to Dulles International Airport.

Wednesday - 02/22/2012, 08:08am EST

Deadly Loudoun accident sends deer through windshield

The impact sent the deer flying through the windshield of a Nissan Xterra traveling northbound on Route 9. An Arlington man died.

Monday - 02/20/2012, 11:28am EST

Dulles Toll Road rates could triple by 2018

New projections show that one-way rates on the Dulles Toll Road could triple to $6.75 by 2018 to bring in the necessary funds to pay for extending Metrorail to Dulles International Airport and Loudoun County.

Wednesday - 02/15/2012, 03:58pm EST

Driving the Dulles Toll Road could triple by 2018

Drivers on the Dulles Toll Road could soon see rates jump, as they shoulder the financial burden of the massive Dulles Rail project.

Wednesday - 02/15/2012, 02:12pm EST

Patrol car tape leads to suit against ex-deputy

A former Loudoun County sheriff's deputy is facing a federal civil rights lawsuit after a patrol car camera appeared to show him knocking out an unsuspecting target with a blow to the back of the head delivered at a full sprint.

Tuesday - 02/14/2012, 01:31pm EST

GeoEye satellite passes design review

The world's highest-resolution spy satellite is one step closer to launching.

Thursday - 02/09/2012, 01:58pm EST

Va. couple charged for children's repeated tardiness

A Loudoun County couple is facing misdemeanor charges for failing to get their children to school on time -- repeatedly.

Monday - 02/06/2012, 02:57pm EST

Sterling teen charged with sexual battery

A 15-year-old Sterling teenager is facing charges of sexual battery and attempted robbery in two recent crimes.

Monday - 01/30/2012, 10:19pm EST

Airline worker dies when baggage cart hits shuttle

A Southwest Airlines employee has died after a baggage cart crashed into a passenger shuttle at Dulles International Airport.

Friday - 01/27/2012, 02:08pm EST

Loudoun investigates reports of pot brownies

This is no way to get a "high" grade point average. Several students allegedly brought "pot brownies" to Farmwell Station Middle School in Ashburn, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.

Friday - 01/27/2012, 07:31am EST

Loudoun County may back out of Dulles Rail Project

Loudoun County Supervisors have talked about possibly dropping out of the Dulles Rail Project and canceling the last two stations of the $2.8 billion project.

Wednesday - 01/25/2012, 04:17am EST

Sticker shock: Airlines to advertise actual prices

Starting Thursday, airfares will look different because the airlines have to include taxes and mandatory fees in their advertisements.

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 10:40am EST

D.C. vs. Va. - A battle over the Redskins?

Mayor Vincent Gray has made no bones about wanting the Washington Redskins to be more closely attached to D.C. And now a politician in Loudoun County is reacting.

Sunday - 01/15/2012, 12:35pm EST

In the shadow of tragedy, principals battle underage drinking

While some kids may be getting mixed messages about the dangers of underage drinking at home, area officials and educators want to ensure the right message is communicated loud and clear.

Friday - 01/06/2012, 04:16pm EST

6 Loudoun Co. middle school students in trouble for drinking alcohol at school

Six middle school students in Loudoun County were caught after drinking alcohol before school on Thursday.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 06:23pm EST

Area HS players set to take national football stage

One local high school football player is in such high demand he has scholarship offers from more than 40 colleges. But this weekend, wide receiver Stefon Diggs will be playing for Army.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 04:40pm EST

Power outages restored in Washington, northern Va.

Two utility companies say they have restored power to thousands of customers in Washington and northern Virginia.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 11:31am EST

Va. transportation commission considers lobbyist

Adding a legislative affairs program and lobbyist would increase the budget by about $200,000 to $250,000.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 07:26am EST
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