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Md. governor signs pot decriminalization bill

Maryland governor signs pot bill, state becomes 17th in US to decriminalize marijuana

Monday - 04/14/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Reston among Va.'s fastest growing cities

The financial website Nerd Wallet says Reston is No. 8 among the fastest-growing cities in Virginia.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Police in missing Va. teen case search area

Reports say search under way in central near home of suspect in Va. teenager's disappearance

Monday - 04/14/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Ex-Homeland Security official accused in W.Va.

Former Homeland Security official from Va. indicted on credit card charges in W.Va.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:51pm EDT

Mix cherry blossoms, warm weather for blooming Metro ridership

Nearly double the average number of riders crowded onto Metro trains this Saturday for the cherry blossom festival.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:27pm EDT

Clarendon named the Washington's 'Best Neighborhood for Millennials'

Clarendon has been named the Washington, D.C. area's "best neighborhood for millennials."

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:25pm EDT

Warm weather brings uptick in rabies cases

The warmer weather has brought an increase in rabies cases, including rabid cats. Health officials says this is a good time to make sure your dog or cat's rabies vaccination is up-to-date.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:17pm EDT

Ex-Gore worker faces trade secret charges

Former WL Gore chemical engineer charged with attempting to steal trade secrets

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:10pm EDT

O'Malley signs pot decriminalization bill

Governor signs pot decriminalization bill, despite prosecutors' protests that it's too lenient

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Va. Dems get new director

The Virginia Democratic Party's newest executive director is set to start this week, two months after being fired from a similar post in North Carolina.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Anti-tax group praises Va. House speaker

Americans for Tax Reform is applauding House Speaker William J. Howell for his opposition to Medicaid expansion.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:49pm EDT

Altria sells idled NC cigarette plant for $68.5M

The owner of the nation's biggest tobacco company, Philip Morris USA, has sold a North Carolina cigarette plant it idled in 2009.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:44pm EDT

Neurological disease confirmed in Va. horse

Neurological disease caused by virus confirmed in horse from Northern Virginia

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:41pm EDT

Congressional report presses for e-cigarette rules

A new congressional report says concerns about electronic cigarettes underscore the need to regulate the fast-growing industry.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:36pm EDT

Paris Hilton coming to D.C.'s Echostage in May

Hotel heiress Paris Hilton will DJ a set May 9 at Echostage, the Northeast D.C. venue that has been drawing crowds high-profile electronic music shows for the past year and a half.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:34pm EDT

FBI identifies man shot, killed in Owings Mills

The FBI is identifying a man officials say was shot and killed by agents last week in a shopping area in Owings Mills.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:32pm EDT

Va. man drowns while trying to retrieve car keys

Nassawadox man drowns while trying to retrieve car keys from water

Monday - 04/14/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Cabin John Bridge to close for 2 days of repairs

MacArthur Boulevard on the one-lane Cabin John Bridge will be closed for much of the day on Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27 as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers replaces iron fencing damaged by vehicles.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 12:45pm EDT

Tips for proper dog park etiquette

Off-leash dog parks offer great opportunities for people and pets to socialize. But it doesn't take much to spoil the fun.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 12:42pm EDT

Gluten-free food delivery startup launches in Arlington

The Green Spoon is a food delivery service that takes online orders in advance and delivers chef-prepared, locally sourced organic, gluten-free food.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 12:30pm EDT
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