Major cost overrun concerns for Dulles Rail

The first phase of the Dulles Rail Project could go over budget by as much as $150 million.

Wednesday - 10/19/2011, 03:15pm EDT

Leesburg Council reverses 'war on Christmas'

Should it be "Merry Christmas," or "Happy Holidays"? A local government is weighing in with a reversal of the so-called "war on Christmas."

Monday - 10/17/2011, 06:04am EDT

Real estate agent in mortgage fraud scam pleads guilty

Diane Frederick Atari, of Ashburn, Va., has pleaded guilty to charges of making false statements to obtain credit, as well as grand larceny.

Sunday - 10/16/2011, 11:09am EDT

Cause still unknown in home explosion last December

An explosion that leveled a home in Chantilly nearly a year ago is still under investigation, and authorities can't seem to agree on exactly what caused it.

Friday - 10/14/2011, 03:33pm EDT

Police seek help in businessman's year-old murder

Just over a year after the murder of a Fairfax County business owner, police are seeking the public's help in solving the crime.

Friday - 10/14/2011, 12:13pm EDT

Sex trafficking is a growing threat in D.C. area

It's a growing crime that many in our area can't see -- the sex trafficking of teenage girls and boys.

Sunday - 10/09/2011, 12:00pm EDT

Man allegedly stole $50k from youth football league

Raymond J. Taylor, 44, from Purceville was arrested Thursday on six counts of felony embezzlement.

Friday - 10/07/2011, 10:52am EDT

Loudoun Co. best wine region you've never heard of

Napa Valley, Loire Valley -- Loudoun County? Loudoun County tops a new list of the 10 best wine regions wine lovers have probably never heard of.

Thursday - 10/06/2011, 04:42pm EDT

Police: Man propositioned adolescent in Loudoun Co.

A man approached a 13-year-old girl in Loudoun County last month and asked her if she wanted company, and now police are asking for the public's help in finding him.

Wednesday - 10/05/2011, 06:09pm EDT

When can you really ride the rails to Tysons?

When will you actually be able to hop on a train to Tysons Corner?

Wednesday - 10/05/2011, 01:02pm EDT

Two teens missing from Leesburg

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg Police Department are searching for two missing teenagers who are believed to be together.

Wednesday - 10/05/2011, 07:52am EDT

Pentagon shooting suspect charged in attempted jail escape

The man charged with shooting at the Pentagon and a number of other military establishments last year was caught trying to damage his jail cell in order to escape.

Monday - 09/26/2011, 03:35pm EDT

Driver faces charges after striking Loudoun deputy

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Department has released the name of a deputy who was struck by a vehicle, and the driver who hit the deputy is facing charges.

Monday - 09/19/2011, 11:33am EDT

Suspected Pentagon shooter in court on car theft charge

Court records show Yonathan Melaku plans to plead guilty on Sept. 2 to Virginia charges of two counts of grand larceny in Loudoun County.

Monday - 09/12/2011, 03:38am EDT

Police: Suspicious cargo at Dulles not a danger

Police and airport officials say there was nothing harmful about suspicious boxes on a cargo pallet that prompted an hours-long evacuation of several gates at Dulles International Airport.

Sunday - 09/11/2011, 05:24am EDT

Man tries to smuggle cocaine inside clams at Dulles

In the latest attempt to sneak drugs across the U.S. border, an El Salvadoran man concealed 15 bags of the narcotic inside clams.

Thursday - 09/08/2011, 01:04pm EDT

Davis: Counties would 'look like idiots' if they bail on Dulles rail

Former Virginia Congressman and current vice chairman of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Tom Davis says Fairfax and Loudoun counties will "look like idiots" if they walk away from the second phase of the Dulles Metrorail Project.

Wednesday - 09/07/2011, 01:20pm EDT

Loudoun's '68' spray paint vandal to plead guilty

A suspect charged with spray painting the number "68" on more than 50 cars in Loudoun County has been indicted and plans to plead guilty, WTOP has learned.

Tuesday - 09/06/2011, 12:15pm EDT

Wine sales at an all time high in Virginia

Think about wine for a moment. French? Californian? How about Virginia wine?

Sunday - 09/04/2011, 07:48am EDT

Sterling, Va., soldier killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon says a soldier from Loudoun County, Va., has been killed in Afghanistan.

Monday - 08/29/2011, 05:25pm EDT
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