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  • 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…

  • Man arrested after robbery of Md. pharmacy

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Police say officers quickly arrested a masked man who robbed a pharmacy in Annapolis. Anne Arundel County police say the man was wearing a ski mask when he walked into the…

  • 2 men arrested in fatal shooting in Parkville

    PARKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County police have made two arrests in the slaying of a Parkville man inside his apartment. Police are describing the fatal shooting Friday night as a drug deal that went…

  • Holiday flu hits Washington D.C. metro area

    WASHINGTON —  A lot of kids and adults in the Washington, D.C. area are spending the holidays in bed with the flu, and the latest government surveillance map shows no let-up in new cases. The Centers for Disease Control…

  • Gilbert, Hoyer on Browns’ inactive list vs Ravens

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have placed cornerback Justin Gilbert on the inactive list for their game against the Baltimore Ravens. Gilbert was late for a team meeting Saturday, according to an ESPN report.…

  • VCU group seeks to increase number of black faculty

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A group at Virginia Commonwealth University is working to reverse a decline in black faculty members. Black Education Association president and psychology teacher Faye Z. Belgrave tells the Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1rt4eB3…

  • Why Virginia drivers may soon see a spike in gas prices

  • FBI agent shoots dog in Glen Burnie Park

    WASHINGTON — Authorities say they are investigating an incident in which a  federal agent walking his dog  shot and killed another dog in a park in Glen Burnie, Md. According to a report by WMAR-TV, an FBI…

  • 5 stabbed inside McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon

    WASHINGTON — Five people were stabbed inside McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon  in northwest Washington, according to Metropolitan Police. Police say the incident happened inside the popular bar on Pennsylvania Avenue near the George Washington University campus …

  • Going to the Winter Classic? You must feed the meter

    WASHINGTON — Fans headed to the Winter Classic on Jan. 1 should prepare themselves to pay to park on the street. While most meters are turned off in D.C. on New Years Day, they will…

  • NHL prepares for 2015 Winter Classic

    WASHINGTON — The lines and logos are on the ice. In just a few days, the 2015 Winter Classic will be played Jan. 1 at Nationals Park in Southeast. The transformation began Dec. 15 when…

  • Layman helps No. 15 Maryland win 5th straight

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Jake Layman had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 15 Maryland extend its winning streak to five games with a 72-56 victory over Oakland on Saturday. Dez Wells,…

  • 2 small planes collide in Maryland; no injuries

    WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — Authorities say two small planes collided as they were trying to land in Maryland. The Carroll County Times reports (http://bit.ly/13M4GiQ ) that at about 4 p.m. Saturday the wings of two…

  • 2 planes collide in Carroll County

    WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — Carroll County officials say two small planes collided at Carroll County Regional Airport on Saturday afternoon. The Carroll County Times reports (http://bit.ly/13M4GiQ ) that officials responded to the airport just after…

  • Hate incident investigated in Montgomery County

    KENSINGTON, Md. — Montgomery County Police are looking for suspects in what they’re calling a hate incident in Kensington, Maryland. The incident occurred Friday night into Saturday on Matthews Lane, Brookfield Drive and Summit Avenue.…