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D.C. Police Chief defends program that gives military gear to local police

WTOP's John Aaron reports

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 02:42am EDT

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What's next for Bao Bao?

The next big event for Bao Bao, the panda cub at the National Zoo who just turned one year old, will be separating from her mother. But that won't happen for about another six months.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 02:28am EDT

United's flurry of 1st-half goals stuns KC 3-0

D.C. United shocked Sporting Kansas City with three first-half goals in an eight-minute span for a 3-0 victory on Saturday night in a matchup of the top teams in the MLS Eastern Conference.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:51am EDT

3 arrested in utility pole thefts

Police in Montgomery County have arrested three people, two of them teenagers, and charged them with stealing utility poles worth approximately $25,000.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:50am EDT

Flacco's TD pass helps Ravens beat Redskins 23-17

Enough of this preseason stuff. Joe Flacco can't wait to see what the new-look Baltimore Ravens' offense does when it counts.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:17am EDT

RG3 struggles as Redskins lose to Ravens 23-17

Robert Griffin III struggled mightily, playing into the first series of the third quarter and again failing to get the Washington Redskins into the end zone.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:15am EDT

Lincecum struggles again, Giants lose to Nationals

Lincecum's scuffles continue, Giants can't hold early lead in 6-2 loss to Nationals

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 10:12pm EDT

Fister has skin cancer removed, says he's OK

Nats manger Williams discusses Fister surgery, says skin cancer an issue for players, coaches

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 10:10pm EDT

Howard County police fatally shoot man with knife

Howard County police say officers fatally shot a man who confronted them with a knife.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 09:55pm EDT

All lanes of damaged Delaware bridge re-open

Delaware transportation officials say a bridge on a key East Coast interstate has fully re-opened after it was closed in early June because several supporting columns were tilting.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 07:40pm EDT

Appalachian Power warns about payment scam

Appalachian Power is warning small business customers in Virginia about a scam.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Men who sparked manhunt at Grand Teton Park ID'd

Officials have released the names of three men who sparked a manhunt near a global financial meeting at Grand Teton National Park.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 07:12pm EDT

Largest class in U.Va. history on grounds

The largest class in University of Virginia history is on the grounds and going through orientation.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 07:06pm EDT

National Zoo celebrates panda's first birthday

The National Zoo in Washington threw a party Saturday in honor of the first birthday of panda cub Bao Bao.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:59pm EDT

6 arrests made in Manassas homicide

Authorities say a total of six arrests have now been made in the gang-related death of a man whose body was found wrapped in a carpet in Manassas.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:45pm EDT

Whale necropsy reveals intestinal obstruction

Necropsy on whale that died in Va. river reveals intestinal blockage, hematoma

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Stolen ATV found in Anne Arundel County pond

Authorities in Anne Arundel County say a stolen all-terrain vehicle was found in a pond.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:13pm EDT

1 injured in machete attack in Md.

Baltimore County Police say they're investigating after a man was attacked with a machete in the parking lot of a grocery store.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Trial gets juicier with ex-Va governor's testimony

Intimate details of former Va. governor's marriage laid bare in emotional testimony at trial

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 03:55pm EDT

Bright blue bus newest transportation option in Alexandria

The bright blue buses will run weekdays, weekends and late at night between the Braddock Road Metro station in Alexandria and the Crystal City Metro stop in Arlington.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 03:31pm EDT
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