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Ag dept. research reduces number of broken MLB bats

If you take a close look at a Major League Baseball bat, it may not look different. But thanks to some government research it is less likely to break and injure players and fans.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 07:20am EDT

Tags: Forest Products Laboratory, Tom Vilsack, Hank Silverberg, mlb, baseball bats, Louisville Slugger

Vote set on Columbia Pike streetcar design

The Arlington County Board will take a vote on Tuesday to approve a new deal with Fairfax County that will move forward plans for a controversial 5-mile streetcar line along Columbia Pike.

Monday - 07/15/2013, 12:13pm EDT

Tags: Arlington, streetcars, Hank Silverberg, Columbia Pike

Gas prices rise sharply in the D.C. metro region

Gas prices spiked last week, and the reasons are more complicated than usual.

Monday - 07/15/2013, 05:22am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, Gas prices, AAA Mid-Atlantic

Va. house clerk researching governor-removal processes

Sunday brought another indication of just how much of an impact the ethics probe of Virginia's governor may make.

Sunday - 07/14/2013, 03:42pm EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, Bob McDonnell

Local woman scared by fake kidnapping phone scam

A scam has returned to the region and it's prompting a warning from police.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 04:53am EDT

Tags: phone scam, kidnapping scam, Howard County police, Hank Silverberg

Questions over Va. governor's relationship with donor goes national

Virginia's embattled governor is once again attracting national attention as details come out about the thousands of dollars in cash and gifts he received from a donor and businessman whose company the governor has helped promote.

Thursday - 07/11/2013, 02:15pm EDT

Tags: Bob McDonnell, Jonnie Williams, Star Scientific, political contributions, campaign finance, MSNBC, Chap Peterson, Bob Marshall, Hank Silverberg

International phone scam strikes Loudoun County

Loudoun County, Va., officials are warning people in the region of scammers who are calling victims and posing as the local sheriff's office. And these crook aren't easy to catch, according to officials.

Thursday - 07/11/2013, 04:55am EDT

Tags: phone scam, earl cook, Hank Silverberg, Loudoun County

Aviators remember life, stunts of Va. wing walker

Pilots and wing walkers across the country traveled to Bealeton, Va., to remember entertainer and friend Jane Wicker, who was killed during a performance at an Ohio air show in June.

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 03:13am EDT

Tags: wing walker, plane crash, air show, Bealeton, Va., Hank Silverberg

Roadside sign ban in Fairfax County leads to clean-up

Signs for SAT prep, closeout sales and massages clutter the intersection of Fair Lakes Parkway and West Ox Road. They can be an eyesore and a safety hazard. Soon, they will be gone from the roadways in Fairfax County.

Tuesday - 07/09/2013, 04:08pm EDT

Tags: road signs, Fairfax County, Sharon Bulova, Hank Silverberg

Less traffic, Metro riders expected with federal furloughs

Commuting this week may seem more like the dog days of August when everybody is out of town on vacation.

Tuesday - 07/09/2013, 05:44am EDT

Tags: metro, traffic, AAA Mid-Atlantic, sequestration, furloughs, federal workers, Hank Silverberg

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