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Va. college student in police custody after roommate's death

The Mary Washington University campus is searching for answers Saturday after a student was detained in connection with the death of his roommate, popular co-ed Grace Rebecca Mann. Police say the two lived together with two other women, and a motive for the killing has not been determined at this time.

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Man who went on killing spree denied parole

A convicted California serial killer who went on a nine-day rampage that claimed the lives of four people has been denied parole and cannot reapply for seven years.

Obama, Renzi pledge to focus on threats from Libya

President Barack Obama pledged Friday to work more intensely with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on threats coming from instability in Libya.

Is barefoot running healthy for your body?

Take a closer look at the runners on the sidewalk this spring and you may notice something odd: Some of them aren’t wearing shoes. A fitness expert talks on the trend.

Ovechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2

After Washington’s two stars both scored to erase a 3-1 deficit, Jason Chimera netted the go-ahead goal with 12 1/2 minutes left.

Jonah Hill, James Franco get serious in ‘True Story’

The lowbrow comedy pranksters get serious in this true-crime drama.

2015 brings new rules for Md. rockfish season

Saturday is opening day for Maryland’s catch-and-keep striped bass season. And there are new rules regulating which fish anglers are allowed to keep.

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