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Man who starred on MTV show arrested for Metro terror threats

Metro Transit Police arrested a D.C. man who had appeared on a MTV reality show on charges of making terrorist threats against Metro stations, buses and trains in the area. The calls he allegedly made include bomb threats and hostage situations.

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More rain threatens to complicate the cleanup in Houston

Crews are searching for 11 people who have now been missing for three days.

Soccer officials arrested in Zurich; World Cup votes probed

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

6 ways to reduce food waste at home

In the U.S., 31 percent of food goes to waste every year. But there are small changes you can make in your kitchen to reverse this trend.

Redskins open first official practice

Washington held the first day of organized team activities Tuesday with some notable names missing from Redskins Park.

Shatner treks to DC for wrath of Awesome Con

William Shatner headlines Awesome Con this weekend at the Washington Convention Center.

10 items to always buy in bulk

There are some cases where buying a lot of something at once can actually be a good move for your wallet.

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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