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Rep. Brat who beat Cantor vows to stay accessible

Rep. Dave Brat, who knocked off Eric Cantor in primary, vows to stay accessible to voters

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 04:20pm EST

Lawmakers express concerns over proposed EPA rules

Va. lawmakers express concerns over proposed federal emission rules, say they unfair

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 04:12pm EST

Special prosecutor to investigate Va. Beach mayor

Special prosecutor appointed to investigate Va. Beach mayor for conflict of interest

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 04:12pm EST

Smithsonian opens new dinosaur exhibit this month

Without question, dinosaurs are the main attraction at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, but a remodeling project has left many of the skeletons displaced, and a new hall to display them won't be finished until 2019.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 03:29pm EST

State highway debuts ‘Monster Plow Trucks' as temperatures drop

While this week's January-like temperatures haven't brought any snow, the Maryland State Highway Administration wants people to know it's ready for wintry weather at any time.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 03:15pm EST

Police ID Chester man struck and killed by train

Police identify Chester man struck and killed by train

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 01:39pm EST

Fracking to be permitted in GW National Forest

Fracking to be permitted in parts of George Washington National Forest under new plan

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 01:04pm EST

Md. House speaker makes leadership appointments

Maryland House speaker announces leadership appointments

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 12:59pm EST

Dulles, Baltimore airport hit record-low temps

The Washington-Baltimore region hit record-low temperatures on Wednesday.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 12:49pm EST

DC mayor-elect seeks revised stadium deal

DC mayor-elect pledges to alter soccer stadium deal, get it approved by year's end

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 12:41pm EST

Woman dubbed 'demon assassin' to be tried in April

An April trial date has been set for one of the two women who dubbed themselves "demon assassins" in the brutal murders of two children and the stabbings of two others.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 12:36pm EST

Md. memorial planned for doctor who died of Ebola

Maryland memorial planned for doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, died in the US

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 12:18pm EST

Md. man arrested in stabbing attack of his mother

Baltimore County man arrested on attempted murder charge in stabbing attack of his mother

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 12:00pm EST

DC approves fines for people who don't shovel snow

DC Council approves bill to fine people and businesses that don't shovel snow from sidewalks

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 11:48am EST

3 ex-Danville employees charged with grand larceny

3 former Danville Utilities employees charged with taking, selling city-owned material

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 11:39am EST

D.C. area saw record lows Tuesday night

As parts of the nation are buried under snow and bracing for winter storms, the D.C. area is experiencing chilly temperatures too after seeing record lows Tuesday night heading into early Wednesday.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 11:39am EST

SUV crashes into Maryland high school

SUV crashes into high school in Maryland high school; driver seriously injured

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 11:19am EST

Sweetgreen eyes West Coast buildout with Steve Case-led investment

D.C.-based Sweetgreen Inc., a farm-to-table restaurant chain focused on healthy foods, has landed $18.5 million from Steve Case's Revolution Growth for a buildout on the West Coast.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 11:10am EST

Feds, county look into Northern Virginia suicides

Feds, county health officials investigate potential teen suicide clusters in Fairfax County

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 10:34am EST

Child struck by vehicle in D.C.

A child was struck by a vehicle in Northwest Wednesday.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 09:25am EST
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