Getty Images/iStockphoto/IPGGutenbergUKLtd

Holiday flu hits Washington region

While the weather's been nice this weekend, some people aren't able to enjoy it. Many are suffering with the flu, which remains widespread throughout Virginia and Maryland, with local — or neighborhood — outbreaks in D.C.

Ebola chief says CDC lab incident poses no risk to public | Malaria killing thousands more than Ebola in West Africa | Ebola survival improving in Sierra Leone
Most Shared
  • How Va. State Police will catch I-95 express toll violators

    WASHINGTON — Enjoy the free I-95 express lanes while you can. This time Monday, you’ll have to pay to drive them. “Enforcement begins tomorrow,” says Virginia State Police Captain James DeFord, commander of the state…

  • Ravens beat Browns 20-10 to earn playoff berth

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens took care of business and got the help they needed to snare a wild-card card berth in the AFC playoffs. Baltimore earned a spot in the postseason Sunday, rallying…

  • D.C. man wanted for murder in fatal NW shooting

    WASHINGTON — D.C. police officers are looking for Marvin W. Lopez, also known as Marvin Lopez Cabrera, who allegedly shot and killed a man in Northwest on Christmas Eve. According to police information, Yamalith Arroyo…

  • Sun Devils knock off Crimson 56-46

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Shaquielle McKissic scored 13 points, Gerry Blakes added 12 and Arizona State pulled away for a 56-46 victory over Harvard on Sunday. Arizona State (8-5) followed up a blowout win over…

  • Cab driver assaulted, robbed in Southeast

    WASHINGTON — D.C. police officers are looking for four men, who allegedly assaulted and robbed a local taxi cab driver before locking the victim in the trunk. Around 12:30 p.m. Sunday, the driver was dropping…


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)

Smartphone apps to improve your health

A smartphone app won’t make you well if you are sick, and it can’t magically melt away pounds. But there are some out there that can give you an assist that a lot of doctors really like.

Why we play the Military Bowl

While the College Football Playoff dominates the discussion, Saturday's Military Bowl is a good reminder of why the "other bowls" still matter.

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.

Stock Market Data delayed approx 15 min.

DOW +23.50 18,053.71
NASDAQ +33.39 4,806.86
S&P 500 +6.89 2,088.77