Fairfax County News
Barnes & Noble Inc., which has been attempting to negotiate a lease renewal in Reston for more than a year, has decided to pull up stakes and leave the area.
A Peruvian man charged with slashing women's buttocks in several Northern Virginia shopping centers will remain behind bars until his trial.
A Catholic priest has turned himself in to police after allegedly sexually assaulting an adult male at his parish.
Inova Health System trustees have approved a $23 million addition to Inova Mount Vernon Hospital.
The man accused of slashing women's buttocks in Northern Virginia last year has been extradited from Peru and transported to Fairfax County.
It was an emotionally rough morning, as students headed back to school in the D.C. area on Monday. It's the first day since the Connecticut shootings and emotions were raw.
Schools in the Washington area will have counselors and extra police patrols as students return to class following the school shooting in Connecticut.
Plans to further widen and add transit along the Fairfax Count Parkway could be stalled because of a lack of state transportation funds.
A newly received forensic link led to an arrest in the 2010 murder of a 19-year-old Falls Church, Va., woman who was found fatally stabbed inside her car.
Former FBI profiler Clint Van Zandt says Fairfax County's serial groper is operating in his own comfort zone but may soon spread out.
A 43-year-old woman has become the possible 14th victim of a serial groper who has plagued Fairfax County in recent months.
A 17-year-old girl who thought she was being followed was assaulted by a man after ducking into a bathroom to escape him, authorities say.
A Metrobus driver was arrested while on his route Wednesday morning and charged in connection with a murder investigation, WTOP has learned.
Two area police departments are investigating the abduction and robbery of a 56-year-old Woodbridge woman.
Fairfax County is debating policies that would encourage county employees to stop smoking in an effort to improve workers' health and reduce health care costs.
A group of people protesting the the impending mandatory budget cuts that are part of the coming "fiscal cliff" got into the holiday spirit, by caroling their discontent.
A new park and ride is set to open soon in Fairfax County, with bus service to Franconia-Springfield Metro Station and the Pentagon.
There are more bike- and pedestrian-friendly improvements coming to Fairfax County and that could include a bike-sharing system.
Marc Sonnen connected on seven 3-pointers and had 21 points to lead Northern Iowa to an 82-77 overtime victory over George Mason, snapping Patriots' 14-game home winning streak.
A local high school cross country runner finished in second place at the Foot Locker National High School Cross Country Championships Saturday.
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