• Married couple, both lawyers, charged in McLean ‘torture session’

    Police charged a Springfield, Virginia, couple in connection with a home invasion where a McLean couple was stabbed earlier this month.

  • 2 injured in McLean assault

    Two people were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after they were assaulted in McLean, Virginia, Sunday night.

  • Injured hawk to be released back into wild

    McLEAN, Va. (AP) — An injured hawk that’s spent three months in a rehabilitation center is set to be released into the wild at Turkey Run Park along the Potomac River in Northern Virginia. The National Park Service says the red-shouldered hawk was likely struck by a car on the George Washington Memorial Parkway. A…

  • American flag allowed after couple told otherwise

    A couple ordered by a McLean, Virginia condominium building\’s
    management to remove an American flag hanging on the balcony will get to fly the
    stars and stripes.

  • Hilton, Marriott go head-to-head on luxury and lifestyle

    Two D.C.-area hotel giants tried to top each other Monday with
    news that they are expanding in the four- and five-star hotel

  • Bottle bomb incidents prompt reward offer

    FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — AMC says it will set up a $25,000 reward for anyone who provides information that directly leads to the capture of the individual or individuals responsible for setting off bottle bombs in its theaters. Fairfax county officials say the latest incident happened around 2 a.m. Sunday at the AMC Tysons Corner…

  • Va. woman gets 6 months in trail crash

    VIENNA, Va. (AP) — A 29-year-old McLean woman has pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated and hit-and-run charges in a crash with a bicyclist on the Washington and Old Dominion Trail. The Washington Post reports ( ) that Mehak Chopra was sentenced Tuesday to nearly six months in jail after reaching a deal to avoid…

  • Six of U.S.’s top richest neighborhoods are in D.C. area

    The D.C. region is home to many expensive residences and
    high-earning professionals, and, as recent survey found, some of the richest neighborhoods in the country.

  • Man charged in death of McLean teen

    A 19-year-old man is being charged in the death of 16-year-old Emmylee Lonczak of McLean.

  • School bus comes in contact with low-hanging wire

    Children on a Fairfax County Public School bus are safe and at school after their bus came in contact with a low-hanging wire.

  • WRIT: McLean will not be ‘Tysonized’

    Downtown McLean hasn\’t changed much in 20 years, perhaps longer.
    A renewal may be coming, led by Washington Real Estate Investment
    Trust and the JBG Cos., owners of two key properties.

  • Fairfax Co. police warn of rise in bike thefts

    Fairfax County police are warning bike owners to be extra vigilant.

  • Two men caught in football fundraising scam

    This type of scam happens a lot this time of year.

  • 84-year-old hit by vehicle in McLean dies

    An 84-year-old woman is dead after a driver struck her in a Fairfax County crosswalk Thursday.

  • 3 linked to dozens of Fairfax Co. burglaries

    Two men and a woman arrested for four McLean, Va., burglaries may be responsible for 26 break-ins where thousands of dollars of electronics, jewelry, silverware, handbags and cash were stolen, Fairfax County police say.