Barnes & Noble pulls up stakes in Reston

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.

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 01:01am EST

Serial 'butt slasher' held without bond

A Peruvian man charged with slashing women's buttocks in several Northern Virginia shopping centers will remain behind bars until his trial.

Wednesday - 12/19/2012, 06:35pm EST

Fairfax County priest charged with sexual assault

A Catholic priest has turned himself in to police after allegedly sexually assaulting an adult male at his parish.

Wednesday - 12/19/2012, 06:07pm EST

Inova greenlights $23M ER expansion in Mount Vernon

Inova Health System trustees have approved a $23 million addition to Inova Mount Vernon Hospital.

Wednesday - 12/19/2012, 10:16am EST

Suspected 'butt slasher' extradited from Peru

The man accused of slashing women's buttocks in Northern Virginia last year has been extradited from Peru and transported to Fairfax County.

Wednesday - 12/19/2012, 05:30am EST

Tough morning for local parents, teachers and students

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.

Monday - 12/17/2012, 03:16pm EST

Extra police patrols planned at schools around D.C.

Schools in the Washington area will have counselors and extra police patrols as students return to class following the school shooting in Connecticut.

Sunday - 12/16/2012, 05:45pm EST

Lack of cash could stall improvements to Fairfax corridor

Plans to further widen and add transit along the Fairfax Count Parkway could be stalled because of a lack of state transportation funds.

Saturday - 12/15/2012, 04:39pm EST

Forensic link leads to arrest in Vanessa Pham murder

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.

Friday - 12/14/2012, 11:40am EST

Profiler: Fairfax Co. serial groper may be seeking publicity

Former FBI profiler Clint Van Zandt says Fairfax County's serial groper is operating in his own comfort zone but may soon spread out.

Friday - 12/14/2012, 10:43am EST

Possible 14th victim groped in Fairfax County

A 43-year-old woman has become the possible 14th victim of a serial groper who has plagued Fairfax County in recent months.

Friday - 12/14/2012, 10:42am EST

Police arrest suspect in Falls Church library assault

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.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 01:58pm EST

Metrobus driver arrested on route in murder probe

A Metrobus driver was arrested while on his route Wednesday morning and charged in connection with a murder investigation, WTOP has learned.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 06:37pm EST

Police investigate armed abduction in Northern Va.

Two area police departments are investigating the abduction and robbery of a 56-year-old Woodbridge woman.

Wednesday - 12/12/2012, 04:06pm EST

Fairfax supervisors want workers to kick the habit

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.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 05:10pm EST

Caroling protesters target 'fiscal cliff' cuts (Video)

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.

Monday - 12/10/2012, 04:38pm EST

New park and ride lot to open in Fairfax County

A new park and ride is set to open soon in Fairfax County, with bus service to Franconia-Springfield Metro Station and the Pentagon.

Monday - 12/10/2012, 06:35am EST

Fairfax considers bike sharing as Silver Line approaches

There are more bike- and pedestrian-friendly improvements coming to Fairfax County and that could include a bike-sharing system.

Sunday - 12/09/2012, 08:57am EST

Northern Iowa beats George Mason 82-77 in OT

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.

Saturday - 12/08/2012, 10:53pm EST

Chantilly runner finishes 2nd at national XC title race

A local high school cross country runner finished in second place at the Foot Locker National High School Cross Country Championships Saturday.

Saturday - 12/08/2012, 06:17pm EST
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