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Sounds of Rolling Thunder heard around DC

The roar of motorcycles can be heard around the nation's capital.

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 10:58pm EDT

Tags: Rolling Thunder

Expect lots of delays out on the roads this weekend

Motorists should expect large numbers of motorcyclists in Northern Virginia and the entire Washington Metropolitan area this weekend.

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 07:51am EDT

Tags: Memorial Day weekend, Rolling Thunder, road closures, Jamie Forzato

VA scandal marks 27th Rolling Thunder event

Amid a scandal now rocking the VA, Rolling Thunder veterans are rolling into town for Memorial Day.

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 02:19am EDT

Tags: Rolling Thunder, veterans


Memorial Day Parade and continued track work Monday

Memorial Day weekend events continue Monday and travelers will want to be aware of various holiday-themed events around town, including the Memorial Day Parade, which will close Constitution Avenue on Monday afternoon.

Monday - 05/27/2013, 07:09am EDT

Tags: Dave Dildine, Weekend Wakeup, traffic, Rolling Thunder, memorial day parade, Kenny Chesney, wreath laying


Bike builders pay tribute to military branches

In honor of the 26th annual Rolling Thunder, there are new tribute bikes on display this Memorial Day weekend honoring each branch of the military. But one of the builders has a surprising identity as a former prisoner.

Sunday - 05/26/2013, 11:54pm EDT

Tags: motorcycle, Rolling Thunder

Rolling through D.C. to remember the fallen, missing

Thousands of motorcyclists gathered at the parking lots of the Pentagon Sunday morning for the start of the 26th annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally.

Sunday - 05/26/2013, 11:52pm EDT

Tags: david burd, Rolling Thunder, motorcycle


Rolling Thunder rolls into town to honor veterans

Memorial Day weekend will be a louder one around the Washington area but for a cause. This is the 26th year of Rolling Thunder's annual D.C. rally when thousands and thousands of motorcycles descend upon the nation's capital to get the attention of Congress about veteran issues.

Friday - 05/24/2013, 11:13pm EDT

Tags: Rolling Thunder, Gary Scheffmeyer, POWs, MIAs, Kathy Stewart

Father of prisoner of war speaks at annual rally

The father of a U.S. soldier who was taken prisoner in Afghanistan is thanking the motorcycle riders of Rolling Thunder for raising awareness of missing-in-action troops and prisoners of war.

Sunday - 05/27/2012, 05:10pm EDT

Tags: Rolling Thunder, Bob Bergdahl