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TRAFFIC ALERT Eastbound I-66 before the Haymarket exit has reopened.
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TRAFFIC ALERT Lanes on I-95 southbound at Va.123 in Woodbridge have reopened on the bridge over the Occoquan.
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TRAFFIC ALERT No Brunswick or Camden Line service on MARC. Penn Line on "S" schedule. VRE on "S" schedule.
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Roads icy and slick

If you need to travel Friday morning, be forewarned: Roads are icy around the D.C. metro region. Schools are closed. And, it's frigid out there. Temperature records have been broken. The D.C. and Baltimore areas are under a Wind Chill Advisory until 10 a.m. It could feel like it's 10 below zero. Get the latest weather, traffic and commuter updates in the WTOP live blog.

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  • Liberty University creating School of Divinity

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