• Study: Surgery not always necessary to fix common shoulder injury

    WASHINGTON — A new Canadian study suggests too many patients might be undergoing surgery to fix a severely messed up acromioclavicular joint — one of the most common shoulder injuries. Researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital…

  • Shoulder lane to open, relieve Beltway congestion

    WASHINGTON — Next Tuesday, a new left shoulder lane will open up on the Inner Loop of the Capital Beltway from the end of the 495 Express Lanes to the George Washington Parkway. “That left…

  • 495 shoulder lane to open during rush hour in 2014

    Virginia\’s Department of Transportation
    hopes to open the left shoulder on a 1.5-mile stretch of the Inner Loop of the Capital Beltway during
    both rush hours starting late next year.