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Repaired western Md. toll bridge to W.Va. reopens

Potomac River toll bridge linking western Md. to W.Va. reopens 10 weeks after storm

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Lawsuits challenge FAA drone, model aircraft rules

Lawsuits filed challenging stricter FAA rules for model aircraft, commercial drone operations

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:16pm EDT

Police identify man whose body was found in bags

Police identify man whose body was found in bags in Laurel, Maryland

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:04pm EDT

Va. diocese discourages donations to ALS group

Diocese of Richmond advises schools, parishes to not donate to ALS Association

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:01pm EDT

4 college students killed in Ohio plane crash

4 college students killed when plane crashes just after takeoff from airport near Cleveland

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Federal case continues for online ballot tool

Federal case continues on whether online ballot tool will be used in Maryland

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 01:37pm EDT

Auto supply firm to expand Va. manufacturing plant

Auto supplier Continental to invest $150M to expand Va. manufacturing plant, creating 500 jobs

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 01:37pm EDT

Police: Former employee made anti-semitic phone call to Potomac restaurant owner

Montgomery County Police say a former employee at Benny's Bar and Grill in Potomac threatened the owner after he hung an Israeli and American flag outside of his restaurant.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 01:05pm EDT

McAuliffe orders cuts to Virginia state agencies

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe orders budget cuts for state agencies

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 12:26pm EDT

Baltimore cabbie found shot in head

Baltimore cabbie found shot in head in his cab; condition critical but stable

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Security changes made in PGPS

Security is tighter at schools in Prince George's County, and a change has been made to the school system's cellphone policy.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:56am EDT

Exclusive: Who is Robert W. Truland? We take a closer look

The D.C. region's largest electrical contractor abruptly shut down a little more than a month ago, forcing more than 700 employees to find new jobs and dozens of general contractors and sureties to find replacement firms to finish out the company's work.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:44am EDT

MoCo's most congested intersections are probably familiar

By one commonly used metric, the three most congested intersections in Montgomery County are all in Bethesda and North Bethesda.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:30am EDT

Stephen King book tour to hit the road on Nov. 11

Horror novelist Stephen King to hit the road on Nov. 11 to promote new book 'Revival'

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:30am EDT

How VDOT's latest mega project, I-395 at Seminary Road, will affect your commute

A second project now underway, immediately north of where the I-95 Express Lanes end, will bring additional congestion relief to the Washington area's busiest stretch of highway, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. Interstate 395 at Seminary carries roughly 200,000 vehicles per day.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:29am EDT

Virginia woman selected as White House Fellow

Coast Guard lieutenant commander from Norfolk appointed to new class of White House Fellows

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:19am EDT

Fantasy football, real fundraising

A Major League Baseball executive has ventured into the world of fantasy football, trying to help turn all the energy involved into a fundraising vehicle for nonprofits.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:18am EDT

Western Md. man dies after he was hit by train

Hagerstown, Md., man dies of injuries from being hit by freight train in mid-August

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 10:10am EDT

National Aquarium developing seashore exhibit

National Aquarium in Baltimore developing 'Living Seashore' exhibit, opening next spring

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:58am EDT

D.C. streetcars already making money from parking tickets

D.C.'s Department of Public Works has begun writing parking tickets at the attention-grabbing sum of $100 for any vehicle blocking the streetcar's path down H Street from Union Station to the Anacostia River.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:51am EDT
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