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Kate's Wardrobe

Thu Apr 24, 2014

What the Duchess of Cambridge is wearing on her Australian trip. Full Story

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Camilla's brother dies in US after head injury

Wed Apr 23, 2014

- The brother-in-law of the Prince of Wales died Wednesday after falling outside a hotel bar and suffering a head injury, police said. Full Story

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Ticketbuster: D.C. procedure exposes thousands of Md. and Va. drivers to bad tickets

Thu Apr 24, 2014

Drivers' complaints helped uncover a larger problem in the ticketing program in the District of Columbia that lacks proper safeguards to protect innocent drivers, mostly from Maryland and Virginia. Full Story

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In Disney's shadow, homeless families struggle

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Their combined salaries nevertheless fell short of what they needed to rent an apartment, so the couple and their two children have instead been hopping among cheap motel rooms along U.S. 192. Full Story

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Ohio women held captive seek Joan Rivers' apology

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced. Full Story

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Footgolf begins taking hold in Northern Virginia

Thu Apr 24, 2014

Golfers have been using their feet for generations -- just not legally. Until now. Now, there's footgolf -- and it's all about kicking. Full Story

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LaRoche caps Nats comeback for 5-4 win over Angels

Wed Apr 23, 2014

- Adam LaRoche's tiebreaking RBI single off the first pitch from Fernando Salas capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Wednesday night to avoid a sweep. Full Story

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Police were tipped off about gang activity near National Zoo on day of shooting

Thu Apr 24, 2014

Monday's shooting near the National Zoo came as a surprise to most people, but it turns out that the police may have known that trouble was coming. Full Story

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Man dies in Germantown fire

Thu Apr 24, 2014

A man in his 60s died in a house fire in Germantown, Maryland Thursday morning. Full Story

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Kate shows off new royal style in Down Under tour

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- Kate's dilemma: What to pack for a two-week trip, when your itinerary includes everything from state receptions and church services to toddler playdates and cricket games? Full Story

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Pop this in your mouth: Mars sues Hershey over similar sounding candy name, packaging

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Call it the candy wars, round three: This time Mars Inc. is going after rival Hershey over chocolate-covered malt balls, all-red packaging and a missing letter "s." Full Story

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Tape released of woman who pointed gun at Ford

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- Nearly 40 years after a former Manson family member pointed a gun at President Gerald Ford, the audiotape from her pretrial psychiatric examination has been made public. Full Story

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Tech Tips: Add 2nd layer of protection online

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- If the Heartbleed security threat teaches us anything, it's that passwords don't offer total protection. Full Story

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Cleared of murder, man starts fresh 24 years later

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- The day Jonathan Fleming was cleared of the murder that put him behind bars for almost 25 years, he strode out of a courthouse to congratulations from passers-by, a steak dinner with his family and the start of a new life. Full Story

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Going out in Fairfax County could get more expensive

Thu Apr 24, 2014

Going out to eat in Fairfax County could get a little bit more expensive if a county board task force recommends instituting a meals tax to help avoid repeating recent budget challenges. Full Story

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Pineda tossed for pine tar; Red Sox beat Yanks 5-1

Wed Apr 23, 2014

- Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was ejected for using pine tar less than two weeks after appearing to get away with using a foreign substance in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat New York 5-1 on Wednesday night. Full Story

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Deal reached to turn Silver Line over to Metro

Thu Apr 24, 2014

An agreement has been reached that will turn the Silver Line project over to Metro, paving the way for the new subway line to open this summer. Full Story

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Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

Thu Apr 24, 2014

- The Costa Rican government says it's waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it improperly devised a secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite warnings in 2009 that the plan could jeopardize the two countries' diplomatic relations. Full Story