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Closed SW Va college plans yard sale

Now-closed Virginia Intermont College plans 3-day yard sale starting Thursday

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 09:35am EDT

Cash infusion to bring 4 more &pizza locations to D.C. area

We reported earlier Monday on a $1.9 million investment in local pizza restaurant chain &pizza, and now we know what that funding will be used for: at least four more locations of the pizza spot in the D.C. area.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 09:32am EDT

Road to recovery from Navy Yard shooting starts with a pet

One year after the Navy Yard shooting rampage—ending in 12 dead and four injured—those most closely touched by the massacre reflect on the victims and their own journeys through the darkest days. For one family, the difficult times finally took a turn in the form of a rescued dog that had been through some traumatic experiences of its own.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 07:08am EDT

Survey: District drivers among the 'rudest'

Drivers in D.C. are not necessarily known for their patience, but the results of one survey show drivers in the District are second-rudest in the country.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 06:39am EDT

Study sheds light on who is most likely to spank

The Adrian Peterson case has started a discussion about spanking.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 06:18am EDT

The Redskins' budding quarterback controversy

By getting good news on RG3's ankle, the Redskins ensured themselves a season-long quarterback controversy between him and Kirk Cousins.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 05:46am EDT

Virginia lawmakers, Gov. McAuliffe agree on cuts

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and state lawmakers are announcing cuts to state agencies, universities, and local governments to help fill a projected budget gap and preserve Virginia's AAA bond rating.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 05:26am EDT

The Navy Yard: One year later

It was one year ago today that terror struck at the Washington Navy Yard.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 05:18am EDT
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Supreme Court to hear UPS pregnancy case

UPS has maintained its policy is "pregnancy neutral," but Lorton resident Peggy Young appealed to the Supreme Court, and the high court has agreed to hear her case in December.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 04:58am EDT

Central Va. recorded only 1 unhealthy air day

Unhealthy air level reached only 1 time this summer in central Virginia

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:50am EDT

Va. geologists to probe Petersburg Battlefield

Virginia geologists to map Petersburg Battlefield's geology as part of NPS grant

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:40am EDT

Redskins optimistic RG3 will return this season

Redskins optimistic Griffin will return this season; injuries overshadowing QB's career

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:34am EDT

Va. version of FDR's CCC seeking applicants

Virginia version of FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps is accepting applications

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:20am EDT

Knight Foundation to fund ideas to improve cities

Knight Foundation commits $5M to fund ideas that will make cities more vibrant places

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:20am EDT

Va. university apologizes for segregation silence

Longwood University issues apology for silence during Virginia's 'Massive Resistance'

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:10am EDT

Father of missing Clarksburg children believes they are alive

Police think two children missing for more than a week in Montgomery County may be dead, but their father thinks otherwise.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 12:15am EDT

Orioles beat Blue Jays 5-2, near AL East title

Orioles poised to clinch AL East crown after Chen secures 16th win in 5-2 win over Blue Jays

Monday - 09/15/2014, 11:36pm EDT

Burger King wants Hawaii needle lawsuit dismissed

Burger King wants to dismiss a lawsuit alleging there were needles in a sandwich after the former soldier who made the claim didn't attend a settlement conference.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 10:23pm EDT

Nats LF Harper feels light-headed, leaves game

Washington left fielder Bryce Harper left the Nationals game against the Atlanta Braves after feeling light-headed.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 10:19pm EDT

Baltimore Arena gets new name: Royal Farms Arena

The Baltimore Arena will get a new name if Baltimore's Board of Estimates approves a $1.25 million deal with Royal Farms.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 10:18pm EDT
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