'White House crasher' Tareq Salahi to run for Congress

A former reality TV star -- best known for showing up uninvited to a 2009 White House state dinner with his then-wife -- announced he will run for Congress.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 08:14am EST

Ginsburg: justices should stay if able to work

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg suggests president's party shouldn't factor in retirement decision

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 09:48pm EST

New Year's countdown to end of 40- and 60-watt bulbs

Fans of 40- and 60-watt incandescent light bulbs only have a few more days to stock up because they'll no longer be made after the end of the year.

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 08:21am EST

9 arrested in Va. immigration detention protest

9 arrested in protest at northern Va. immigration detention facility

Monday - 12/16/2013, 02:50pm EST

Local school systems still work to improve security in wake of Newtown

In the year since the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School that left 28 dead, there have been noticeable changes at local schools to improve security.

Saturday - 12/14/2013, 07:56pm EST

Fairfax County group rescues dozens of dogs from puppy mill (Photos)

From cold metal cages to warm homes, more than two dozen puppies have been rescued and placed in foster homes in our area.

Saturday - 12/14/2013, 07:42pm EST

Va. recount in attorney general race begins Monday

Historic recount begins Monday in paper-thin race for Virginia attorney general

Saturday - 12/14/2013, 04:01pm EST

Centreville Wildcats head to state Saturday

The Washington Redskins haven't given fans much to cheer about this season. But a local high school football team playing for the state championship this week could.

Friday - 12/13/2013, 07:05am EST

Mobile app developers vie for the next big thing

Hundreds of mobile app developers, designers, marketers and managers are striving to become the next big thing, during MoDevEast, which runs through Friday in Tysons Corner.

Friday - 12/13/2013, 04:00am EST

Police: Cold weather doesn't stop car thieves

Fairfax County police are urging to car owners to lock their vehicles and not to leave their running unattended on this cold winter mornings. Thieves aren't deterred by the cold.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 03:05pm EST

Police: 37-year-old Va. man found in Georgia

Terence S. Dougherty made himself known to officials in Georgia. The Fairfax County Police Department was informed Dec. 8.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 01:34pm EST

Under Fairfax plan, vets will remove deer ovaries

All that is needed for Fairfax City to be the first city in Virginia to surgically sterilize deer is approval from the state.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 10:55am EST

Fairfax City will sterilize, not hunt deer

Fairfax City will surgically sterilize deer in an effort to control the local deer population - the first locality in the state to try the method.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 12:22am EST

Fairfax Co. wants more transportation money sooner

A bill passed in 2012 doesn't give secondary road projects in Northern Virginia any significant extra money until 2017.

Tuesday - 12/10/2013, 04:59am EST

Va. police investigate two-vehicle fatal crash on northbound I-95

Virginia State Police remain on the scene of a two-vehicle fatal crash that occurred in the northbound HOV lanes of Interstate 95, just south of Exit 170, in Fairfax County.

Sunday - 12/08/2013, 02:59am EST

Decorate A Vet spreads holiday cheer to veterans in need

A team of Santa's helpers spread Christmas cheer to military veterans in Northern Virginia.

Saturday - 12/07/2013, 07:38pm EST

What belongs in your storm emergency kit

When flurries threaten the Washington area, everyone runs to the store. But do you really know what to buy for your emergency kits?

Saturday - 12/07/2013, 07:48am EST

Two students work to raise awareness about homeless college kids

In one of the richest counties in the country, it might be surprising that some local college students are homeless and go without food.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 05:57pm EST

Raccoon tests positive for canine distemper in Fairfax County

A raccoon recently tested positive for canine distemper in Fairfax County.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 05:55pm EST

Drivers can reserve parking spots at Silver Line station

The only parking garage set to open in conjunction with the Silver Line is at the Wiehle-Reston East station, and drivers can begin reserving spots now.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 11:13am EST
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