Andrew Mollenbeck

Trash crews strike after Christmas pileup

At a time many homes are littered with wrapping paper, boxes and leftovers, trash haulers have gone on strike.

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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

What's worth seeing and what should you skip? Here’s a holiday box office survival guide of new movies arriving in theaters Christmas Day. (Videos)

Could video games ever be in the Olympics?

As a college offers video game scholarships and competitions become abundant, could gaming breakthrough into mainstream athletics to become part of the Olympics?

Wall, Wizards outslug Knicks

John Wall and the Wizards got into a scuffle on Christmas Day against the Knicks. The game wasn't nearly as close.

US traveler released from East Timor jail

Stacey Addison, 41, of Portland, was arrested in September shortly after crossing the border into the Southeast Asia nation.

What to look for in a personal trainer

If you are making a New Year’s resolution to get rid of extra weight, you may be thinking of getting a little help by hiring a personal trainer. Here are some tips to get the right one.

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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