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National Fallen Firefighters Memorial ceremony forced to move because of shutdown

The grounds of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial are secured with padlocked gates because of the government shutdown, preventing a ceremony from taking place over the weekend.

Thursday - 10/03/2013, 08:12am EDT

Tags: government shutdown, National Fallen Firefighters Memorial

Have a cold? Stay home the first couple of days

Colds are highly contagious and account for about 40 percent of time lost from work in the U.S., according to the National Institutes of Health.

Thursday - 09/26/2013, 08:20am EDT

Tags: colds, preventing colds, NIH,

With no ambulances available, D.C. fire truck transports toddler to hospital

Scared their child was going to die, a D.C. couple was bewildered that no ambulance was available to help Saturday night. The boy had to be taken from their Northeast D.C. home to the hospital in a fire truck.

Tuesday - 09/24/2013, 02:23pm EDT

Tags: ambulance, fire truck

Book chronicles more than a century of D.C. baseball history

There's been plenty of interesting baseball history in the city, and author Fred Frommer has gotten it all down in a recent book.

Saturday - 09/21/2013, 01:09pm EDT

Tags: Washington Senators, JFK, Fred Frommer, baseball, history

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Lawyer: Chances to pull Navy Yard shooter's clearance were missed

A veteran of the federal security clearance process for more than 40 years says critical opportunities were missed to have the security clearance of Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis pulled or suspended.

Thursday - 09/19/2013, 09:15am EDT

Tags: Navy Yard shooting, Sheldon Cohen, security clearance, dick uliano, Aaron Alexis

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Drivers pose dangers to highway workers, police

As two Maryland Transportation Authority police officers recover after their cruiser was struck on Interstate 95, AAA Mid-Atlantic says drivers striking or nearly striking people on the highway happens all too frequently, despite Move Over laws.

Friday - 09/06/2013, 01:19pm EDT

Tags: move over laws, MTA, Baltimore, AAA Mid-Atlantic,

National Zoo's panda cub doing well, bonding with mom

The Smithsonian National Zoo's Giant Panda cub is doing well and is just as vocal as ever less than two weeks after birth.

Wednesday - 09/04/2013, 11:58am EDT

Tags: national zoo, panda, panda cub, Mei Xiang,

Saving students from stressing out over school

Many kids getting back to class juggle the stress of high academic expectations along with extracurricular activities.

Tuesday - 09/03/2013, 11:10am EDT

Tags: back to school, stress

Fairfax County schools superintendent talks start time, technology

All students in the D.C. region are back in school as of Tuesday morning, but it is also the first day for Fairfax County's new superintendent, Karen Garza.

Tuesday - 09/03/2013, 10:59am EDT

Tags: Fairfax County Public Schools, Karen Garza, Chantilly High School,

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