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Silver Line Playbook: What commuters need to know

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Learn more about amenities at each Silver Line station, which bus routes will serve the stations and how the new Metro service will affect commuters. Full Story

red light camera (WTOP/Mike Murillo)

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Local governments turning red lights into green

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Red light camera programs in cities like D.C. and Rockville, and Montgomery, Prince George's and Arlington counties have raked in $21 million combined, the data show. Full Story

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Severe storms on Sunday's horizon

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sunshine is the enemy today. It only increases the chance of severe weather. Full Story

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Youth charged with arson, attempted murder

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Fire officials say a 17-year-old has been charged with attempted murder and arson in a house fire in Woodbridge. Full Story

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US Court: Virginia marriage is for all lovers

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Virginia's same-sex marriage ban was ruled unconstitutional on Monday in the first such decision by a federal appellate court in the South. Full Story

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Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The largest power plant in Oregon, the Boardman Coal Plant, sat idle one day earlier this summer, "cold steel" in industry parlance, its dirty power no longer wanted on an electricity grid that is becoming greener. Full Story

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Redskins fan turns autographs into tattoos

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Charlie White of Quinton, Virginia, is asking players to sign his arm with a Sharpie. He then heads to a tattoo parlor and has the signatures made permanent. Full Story

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Va. stalking suspect arrested a 2nd time in W.Va.

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A Virginia man arrested on a fugitive from justice warrant earlier this month in West Virginia has been arrested a second time after authorities said he failed to turn himself in on stalking charges in Danville. Full Story

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Jury chosen in former Va. gov's corruption trial

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A jury of eight men and four women was selected Monday in the trial of a former Virginia governor and his wife, who are charged with trading the influence of his office in exchange for thousands of dollars in gifts and loans from a businessman. Full Story

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Janitors at Fort Belvoir could walk off the job tomorrow

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Janitors for Fort Belvoir will strike Tuesday morning if the Atlanta-based federal contractor they work for refuses to come to the table to renegotiate the terms of their contract. Full Story

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NMMI AD accused of groping woman at Virginia event

Mon Jul 28, 2014

New Mexico Military Institute's athletic director has been accused of groping a woman at an alumni event in northern Virginia earlier this year. Full Story

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Missing woman found dead in Va. park

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Police in Fairfax County say a missing 62-year-old woman from Springfield has been found dead in a park, but they do not suspect foul play. Full Story

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Missing woman found dead in Va. park

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Police in Fairfax County say a missing 62-year-old woman from Springfield has been found dead in a park, but they do not suspect foul play. Full Story

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Virginia motorist gets 2 years in pedestrian death

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A former Henrico County sheriff's deputy has been sentenced to two years in prison in a pedestrian's hit-and-run death. Full Story

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Gifts-for-favors trial set for ex-governor, wife

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, his reputation already tarnished and his political future destroyed by a gifts-for-favors scandal, faces the possibility of an even greater loss when his trial on federal corruption charges begins Monday. Full Story