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Holiday flu hits Washington region

While the weather's been nice this weekend, some people aren't able to enjoy it. Many are suffering with the flu, which remains widespread throughout Virginia and Maryland, with local — or neighborhood — outbreaks in D.C.

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Strike may affect Monday trash pickup

The county government says pickups will happen, but the strike by workers at Unity Disposal & Recycling may mean delays.

6 food trends you need to know about for 2015

A glimpse of the hottest food trends we’ll be tasting more of in 2015.

Holiday box office guide

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While the College Football Playoff dominates the discussion, Saturday's Military Bowl is a good reminder of why the "other bowls" still matter.

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Donations pour in for family in Gaithersburg jet crash

Donors are trying to make Christmas special for the surviving family members of a Maryland mother and her two sons killed when a jet crashed into their home earlier this month.

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