When water mains break, one of the first things utility crews have to do is stop the flow of water. That means locating some of the massive valves in the system and shutting off the water. The hitch can come when crews dig underground into the "valve vaults" and find that the valves are so corroded, they simply don't turn.
Health department: Sick University of Virginia students had norovirus
University of Virginia head asks police to investigate rape allegation at fraternity house
Navy cancels Fleet Forces change of command, appoints deputy to temporarily lead it
The victim reported that a man approached her vehicle as she was exiting the Vienna Metrorail Station.
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Maryland reports about 7,300 health insurance enrollments
2 people killed in house fire in Washington County; fire ruled accidental
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Employee at Roanoke-area medical practice indicted on federal drug fraud charges
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Western Md. man allegedly sold pot he received in weekly shipments from source in Colo.
Prince George's County was one of the hardest-hit parts of Maryland during the foreclosure crisis, and now a new program is aimed at boosting homeownership there.
In the middle of the school day, Powell Elementary Principal Janeece Docal heard words that would put any administrator on edge.
Stafford County leaders, with the backing of Dominion Virginia Power, are now hoping to change how business is attracted.
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Virginia, Oklahoma State, Ole Miss headline the 2015 Charleston Classic tournament field
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