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Burglars in Fairfax County have expensive taste

Police say the 19 burglaries over the past several months in the West Springfield/Fairfax Station area could be related with some brazen break-ins occurring in broad daylight and thieves walking away with as much as $110,000 worth of property in one incident.

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Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

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Pay boost coming to feds in 13 cities

Federal employees in 13 cities will see their pay adjusted upward based on labor market conditions in January.

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