Loudoun County News
As Jews in the D.C. area and around the world light a menorah candle each night to celebrate Hanukkah, families in one synagogue are seeing how it used to be done in ancient times.
A determined Loudoun County girl, recently diagnosed with an inoperable tumor on her brain stem, is leading an effort to help other children facing life-threatening illnesses.
A Connecticut man admitted Friday to two more rapes that authorities have attributed to a serial rapist who attacked at least 17 women along the East Coast for more than a decade.
The victims of a man known as the East Coast rapist are expected to attend the sentencing early next year. Aaron Thomas pleaded guilty in a Prince William County court to two counts of rape and three counts of abduction Friday.
Dale City residents breath a sigh of relief following a guilty plea by the man charged with two rapes in Prince William County that police have attributed to a serial rapist who attacked at least 17 women along the East Coast for more than a decade.
A Connecticut man who police believe is responsible for a series of sexual assaults along the East Coast pleaded guilty Thursday to a 2001 rape and abduction in Virginia, marking the first conviction in the attacks spanning more than a decade.
A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to rape and abduction in a 2001 case in northern Virginia.
Students at Sanders Corner Elementary returned to class Monday with a far different sentiment from the one they had prior to Thanksgiving.
CycleLuv will open its first indoor cycling studio in Leesburg on Dec. 15.
Some neighbors aren't happy about the new ballpark planned for Loudoun County.
There's still more than a month until Dec. 25, but its already Christmas Day in Hamilton, Va. - at least in Jeff and Cassie Lauterette's sun room.
The principal of an elementary school in Ashburn has been struck and killed by a vehicle near her home.
A Virginia Commonwealth University student from Sterling faces charges of setting fires in a dormitory that caused an estimated $20,000 in damage.
A draft report presented to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Wednesday recommends a series of changes in response to the June derecho that knocked out the 911 system in Northern Virginia.
It is not even up yet, but people are talking about the holiday display outside the courthouse in downtown Leesburg.
The North American Aerospace Defense Command scrambled fighter jets Thursday night after an unruly passengers on a United Airlines flight from Denver forced the flight crew to declare an emergency.
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney returned Monday night to the state where he launched his bid, telling supporters in New Hampshire during his final campaign rally that he needs their votes again.
WTOP's Andrew Mollenbeck reports from Sterling, Va.
Accompanied by a fleet of astronauts spanning NASA's entire existence, Atlantis made a slow, solemn journey to retirement Friday, the last space shuttle to orbit the world and the last to leave NASA's nest.
A Loudoun County man faces five charges of using Facebook and Skype to seek sex acts from local middle school students and police believe even more victims have yet to be identified.
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