Animal shelter needs donations to cool pets

The Washington Animal Rescue League needs ice to keep the dogs and cats cool.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 03:51pm EDT

Fourth of July road closures and Metro schedule

In the midst of dealing with power outages and storm damage, the District will have its annual Independence Day Parade and .

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 02:49pm EDT

O'Malley: Power restored to 75 pct. of residents

Md. Gov. Martin O'Malley says power has been restored to 75 percent of residents who experienced outages after last week's severe storms.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 01:15pm EDT

Power return ignites fire from hot iron in Md.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says the restoration of electricity to a Washington County home did more harm than good.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 12:09pm EDT

Outages close 3 Va. state parks, remainder open

Three state parks in Virginia are closed because of power outages but 31 others remain open.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 12:08pm EDT

Storm damage closes western Md. rescue mission

The manager of a Cumberland rescue mission says it will be closed for at least three months after strong winds ripped the roof off the building.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 12:05pm EDT

Utilities: Buried lines costly, prolong outages

A Maryland lawmaker is asking the state's Public Service Commission to consider pushing for underground power lines in the wake of Friday's storm that crippled the Washington region.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 09:44am EDT

Pepco working to restore last 120,000 without power

Tom Graham, Pepco region president

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 08:01am EDT


Area camp, facilities and pool closings

Power outages and storm cleanup are forcing some camps and pools to close.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 07:35am EDT

Neighborhood-to-neighborhood restoration takes longer

Rob Gould, BGE (6:50 a.m. Tuesday)

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 06:59am EDT


Traffic lights not working at hundreds of intersections

Friday's power outages have left a lot of intersections in the dark on this Monday morning.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 06:44am EDT

80 percent restoration in Northern Virginia

LeHa Anderson, Dominion Power (6:20 a.m. Tuesday)

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 06:30am EDT


Federal employees can take unscheduled leave Tues.

Federal employees in the Washington area will once again have the option of taking the day off.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 06:00am EDT

Reports of price gouging emerge in storm's aftermath

"We have received complaints about price gouging in the area of gasoline prices as well as in the area of hotels," says Karen Straughn, the director of the mediation unit for the Maryland Attorney General's Office.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 04:42am EDT

Boil water advisory lifted in Falls Church

Customers in Tysons Corner, Vienna and Dunn Loring served by the Falls Church water system no longer have to boil their water.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 04:07am EDT

Baltimore opens 2 shelters for storm victims

Baltimore has opened two shelters for city residents affected by Friday's storm.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 12:35am EDT

Montgomery Co. cancels fireworks display

As the D.C. region continues to clean up after the storm, area residents will have fewer July 4th celebrations come Wednesday.

Monday - 07/02/2012, 09:34pm EDT

4 nursing homes without air conditioning

The residents of four nursing homes in Maryland are feeling the heat, because they are still without air conditioning in the aftermath of last week's storm.

Monday - 07/02/2012, 06:03pm EDT

Maryland nursing home struggling through third day of heat and no electricity

Residents are coping as best they can at the Springvale Terrace nursing home and senior center in Silver Spring.

Monday - 07/02/2012, 05:47pm EDT

Officials give advice about medicine after storm

Maryland insurance officials have activated emergency regulations to require health insurance carriers to waive timing restrictions on coverage for renewal of prescription medications.

Monday - 07/02/2012, 05:45pm EDT
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