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Harbor boats cleared in preparation for Blue Angels

When the Blue Angels are doing their diamond rolls and delta break-outs, they can't afford distractions.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Gillespie: Focused on Warner, not worried Sarvis will play spoiler

Republican Ed Gillespie is confidently taking his attacks on incumbent Sen. Mark Warner across Virginia, even though the Democrat holds a 20-point lead in recent polls ahead of November's election.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 03:04pm EDT

Buoys to help gauge offshore wind power potential

High tech buoys developed at Sequim marine lab to help gauge offshore wind power potential

Friday - 09/12/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Va. veterans' advocate Galanti resigning

McAuliffe announces resignation of 'hero' Galanti, Virginia commissioner of veterans services

Friday - 09/12/2014, 02:39pm EDT

Navy Yard shooter's sister says guilt 'paralyzing'

Sister of Navy Yard shooter says the grief she feels for families of victims is 'palpable'

Friday - 09/12/2014, 02:08pm EDT

Presto's Picks: Week 3

WTOP's Dave Preston has nailed 8 of 10 college football picks in each of the first two weeks. See who he has winning this Saturday.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 01:33pm EDT

2014 tracking to be another deadly year for region's pedestrians

By the end of 2014, the number of pedestrian fatalities is on pace to meet or beat last year's 45 deaths in the D.C. metro area.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:47pm EDT

Museum traces fragments of Star-Spangled Banner

After 200 years, Smithsonian still uncovering fragments of the original Star-Spangled Banner

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:43pm EDT

Man pleads guilty to casino parking lot robbery

Man pleads guilty to robbery of couple in Md. casino parking lot

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Cavaliers 'D' faces offense of No. 21 Louisville

It's strength vs strength when No. 21 Louisville's offense faces Virginia's defense

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Southwest Airlines to add flight from BWI to Costa Rica (Video)

Traveling to sunny Costa Rica from the Washington region will get a little bit easier next year, thanks to a new nonstop flight from Southwest Airlines between Baltimore-Washington International Airport and San Jose, Costa Rica.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:37pm EDT

Va. justices: Waiver of 4th Amendment unreasonable

Va. justices: Judge erred in ordering lifetime waiver of probationer's 4th Amendment rights

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Motivated to win for Rice, Ravens top Steelers

Playing in a no-Rice zone, Ravens bounce back to beat Steelers 26-6

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:16pm EDT

The muscle and rationale behind D.C.'s Olympics bid

Clinton Yates, commentator

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:14pm EDT


Navy Parachute Team jump at Nationals Park

VIDEO: The Navy Parachute Team (The Leap Frogs) jump out of a plane and land at Nationals Park on Sept. 10 to commemorate Heroes Day.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:09pm EDT

SUV crashes into front of Sterling 7-Eleven

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says the driver lost control of a Honda CR-V on nearby Countryside Boulevard, crossing all lanes and the median before slamming into the rear of the store.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 12:04pm EDT

US Attorney's office in DC sets up integrity unit

US Attorney's office in DC sets up unit to identify, investigate wrongful conviction cases

Friday - 09/12/2014, 11:58am EDT

West Virginia pumped for rematch against Maryland

West Virginia-Maryland renew border rivalry that remains intact despite conference shift

Friday - 09/12/2014, 11:50am EDT

Divers search Va. lake for clues on missing teen

Divers search Green County lake for clues in case of Orange County teen missing since 2010

Friday - 09/12/2014, 11:40am EDT

Va. couple sue W.Va. lawyer, claim lawsuit 'sham'

Virginia couple sue W.Va. lawyer, claim he failed to follow through on lawsuit

Friday - 09/12/2014, 11:29am EDT
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