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  • 2 people treated after bites from rabid river otter in Va.

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Officials in Virginia Beach say two people are undergoing treatment after being bitten by a rabid river otter. The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/1SlyfiX) reports the otter was found in the coastal community…

  • Woods gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans

    GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday in the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the…

  • Attorneys seek to allow Jesse Matthew a change of wardrobe at trial

    WASHINGTON — The defense attorneys representing a Charlottesville man charged with the murder of a University of Virginia sophomore filed a series of mostly routine pretrial motions this week, according to a Charlottesville TV station.…

  • Attorney: Police shot man in head; family to file lawsuit

    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — The attorney for the family of a 23-year-old man killed by police in Virginia said Thursday that the medical examiner’s report indicates he was shot in the back of the…

  • Unusual terror case going to trial in US court in Virginia

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of terror suspects have been tried in federal courts since the 2001 attacks, but a case unfolding in Virginia differs from most in at least one key respect. Irek Hamidullin…

  • Spotluck Spotlight: Sushi Rock

    Restaurant discovery app Spotluck is spotlighting its restaurant partners in Arlington. Download Spotluck for iPhone or Android to discover and save money at a local restaurant today. Sushi Rock Delicious specialty rolls and a rock &…

  • Reston Making Plans for National Night Out

    National Night Out is Tuesday, Aug. 4, and many Reston communities will be holding special events to mark the annual show of solidarity against crime. National Night Out is an annual, nationwide community-building campaign that…

  • McAuliffe set for renewed push for Medicaid expansion

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he’ll make a renewed push to expand Medicaid now that Republican primaries are over and the U.S. Supreme Court recently issued a decision upholding the…

  • Marymount Volleyball Coach Competes as a Pro Player

    The volleyball coach at Marymount University knows a thing or two about the sport. Off the court, he’s a professional player, himself. This summer, coach Hudson Bates will compete in pro beach volleyball tournaments in…

  • Virginia State Police complete review of student’s arrest

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police have concluded their review of an arrest that injured a University of Virginia student and prompted allegations of racism. Police spokeswoman Corrine Geller said Thursday that the report…

  • Reston to Get an Encore Chorale

    Seniors who like to sing: Reston is getting a new outpost of a nationally recognized chorale program. The Encore Chorale, which grew from study on creative aging and an idea from DC’s Levine School of…

  • Healthy Paws: Diarrhea and the Scoop on Poop

    Editor’s Note: Healthy Paws is a new column sponsored and written by the owners of Clarendon Animal Care, a full-service, general practice veterinary clinic. The clinic is located 3000 10th Street N., Suite B. and can be reached…

  • Sunday: Reston Kids Triathlon in South Reston

    The Reston Kids Triathlon gets underway Sunday at 8 a.m. While registration for the annual event for kids ages 6 to 14 is full, here is what you should know if you are cheering for your…

  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued

    Arlington County is under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning through 2:45 p.m. From the National Weather Service: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR… THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA……

  • Questions remain on Redskins’ economic benefit to Richmond

    WASHINGTON — As the Washington Redskins begin training camp in Richmond on Thursday, at least two state senators wonder if the team is holding up its end of the deal for taxpayer dollars. The deal…