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P&G selling pet food brands to Mars for $2.9B

Procter & Gamble is selling some of its pet food brands to McLean-based Mars for $2.9 billion as part of its turnaround plan that includes concentrating on its most profitable core businesses.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 11:45am EDT

Tags: Mars, pet food, Mars Inc.

Woman dies after McLean fire

Marguerite Louise Moran, 90, of McLean, died Jan. 9, 2014, from injuries sustained in the house fire, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue says. She died of smoke inhalation, according to the medical examiner.

Tuesday - 01/21/2014, 10:37am EST

Tags: Westmoreland Street, fire, cats

DOJ requires station sale in Gannett-Belo deal

The U.S. Justice Department on Monday attached conditions to media company Gannett's $1.5 billion purchase of Belo Corp. and its 20 TV a CBS affiliate in St. Louis.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 07:29pm EST

Tags: Gannett, Department of Justice, TV stations

Ala. museum has art formerly displayed only by CIA

There are only two places to see a gallery of artwork depicting key events in the history of U.S. intelligence services: The headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency and an out-of-the way museum in Alabama.

Thursday - 11/28/2013, 02:42pm EST

Tags: CIA, artwork, alabama, museum

Park Police ride to raise funds, awareness for injured officer

Saturday morning, a crowd of other U.S. Park Police officers and supporters gathered for the 120-mile Polar Bear Poker Run, a motorcycle ride benefited Officer Billy Brancato, who suffered a life changing injury while on duty nearly two years ago.

Saturday - 11/23/2013, 04:08pm EST

Tags: U.S. Park Police, kathy stewart

Judge opens McLean ball field closed in shutdown

A consortium of youth sports organizations in McLean filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court over the closure of Langley Fork Park. Although owned by the National Park Service, it is maintained and operated by Fairfax County.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 05:59pm EDT

Tags: federal courts, shutdown, lacrosse, high school football, Langley Fork Park

Silver Line construction could finish by November

Construction of Metro's new Silver Line is entering the final stretch. And Thursday WTOP took a tour of the almost finished McLean Station.

Thursday - 09/26/2013, 04:39pm EDT

Tags: metro, Silver Line, mwaa, Hank Silverberg