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Road closures to avoid this holiday weekend

For D.C. area residents sticking around this weekend, there will be plenty of Memorial Day weekend events to check out and plenty of road closures to go with them including rolling closures along Interstate 66.

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Holiday air travelers get a break from long security lines

Worried about security lines at the airport for this Memorial Day weekend? There's some good news.

Tensions on water between North and South Korea

North Korea threatened to fire at South Korean warships if they cross into its waters on Saturday.

Summer wines for grilling season

Summer is about to get real in Washington — and finding the right wine to saddle up alongside the plethora of grilled goodies is half the fun.

Scientists find minivan-sized sponge, world’s largest

Researchers in Hawaii have been absorbed by a sea creature they discovered last summer, and their findings are pretty big.

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ is no ‘Future Past,’ but ‘X’ still marks the spot

Oscar Isaac joins Michael Fassbender to take on Jennifer Lawrence and the rest of the X-Men.

Alexandria animal shelter faces long hot weekend

The air conditioning that serves two dog runs at the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria went kaput Friday — right before the long weekend.

OPM discovered massive cyber breach, not contractor

The massive cyber breach impacting more than 22 million current and former federal employees was discovered by the Office of Personnel Management, and not by a contractor.

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