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'Voice' winner to perform for Memorial Day in DC

Danielle Bradbery of 'The Voice' to perform for Memorial Day, welcoming home Afghanistan vets

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 10:58am EDT

Man dies in Germantown fire

A man in his 60s died in a house fire in Germantown, Maryland Thursday morning.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 10:11am EDT

Slain sailor to be awarded Navy medal

Sailor slain aboard destroyer to be posthumously awarded Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 09:41am EDT

FCPS and community will review 4 later start time options

The morning bell for Fairfax County Public Schools high school students may ring nearly two hours later if one of several proposals for later start times goes through.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 09:20am EDT

U.S. Census Bureau hiring in D.C. area

The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring people locally to help with the 2020 census.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 08:26am EDT

Fire damages Bedford sawmill, no injuries

No injuries in fire that damaged Bedford sawmill, cause under investigation

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 08:20am EDT

MARTA looks to military bases for police officers

Atlanta transit system looks to military bases, Detroit as it recruits new police officers

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 08:20am EDT

Footgolf begins taking hold in Northern Virginia

Golfers have been using their feet for generations -- just not legally. Until now. Now, there's footgolf -- and it's all about kicking.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 08:17am EDT

Postal workers to protest in Richmond

Postal workers union members to protest at Staples office supply store in Richmond

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:47am EDT

Events set for Jamestown's 407th anniversary

Attractions plan special events for Jamestown's 407th anniversary celebration

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:46am EDT

Ex-coach in Va. enters lesser plea

Former assistant high school coach in Va. enters lesser plea after accused of sex with minor

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:44am EDT

Freedom of information training video available

New video educates board, commission members on Virginia open government law

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:41am EDT

After 500th HR, Pujols hears from Big Papi, Jeter

Pujols chats with ex-manager La Russa, hears from Big Papi, Jeter, after hitting 500th homer

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:40am EDT

Police were tipped off about gang activity near National Zoo on day of shooting

Monday's shooting near the National Zoo came as a surprise to most people, but it turns out that the police may have known that trouble was coming.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:40am EDT

Going out in Fairfax County could get more expensive

Going out to eat in Fairfax County could get a little bit more expensive if a county board task force recommends instituting a meals tax to help avoid repeating recent budget challenges.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:28am EDT

Council members, public sound off on school-district changes

Families often choose where to live based on a good school in the neighborhood, but proposed changes in the District could mean children might not get to attend the desirable school Mom and Dad made sure to move close to.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:11am EDT

Panels, seams, power: Brazuca, ready for World Cup

It's more than just a ball. A lot of science, technology and money goes into making the World Cup ball. But does it make a difference?

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:04am EDT

Car slams into house in Glenarden

A car slammed into the living room of a home in Glenarden, Maryland shortly before 2 a.m. Thursday.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 06:58am EDT

U.Md. calls for changes, plans tougher enforcement at deadly intersection

In a letter to the University of Maryland community, President Wallace Loh calls for safety improvements at the deadly intersection of U.S. Route 1 and Knox Road.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 06:51am EDT

U.Va. visitors approve 4.3 percent in-state tuition hike

U.Va. Board of Visitors OKs 4.3 tuition increase for Va. students, 5.9 hike for out-of-staters

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 05:34am EDT
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