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Battleground Reston: Silver Line, bus riders, carpoolers compete for free spots

Fri Aug 29, 2014

While most people applauded the opening of the Silver Line during the July launch, a group of bus riders and carpoolers believes the new service is making their commutes harder. Full Story

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Ticketbuster: Md. and Va. residents get tickets in D.C. during overnight hours

Thu Aug 28, 2014

If you park overnight in D.C., you can get a ticket if you don't have a D.C. license plate. It's an issue for Maryland and Virginia residents frequently brought to WTOP Ticketbuster's attention. Full Story

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Testimony wraps up in former Va. governor trial

Thu Aug 28, 2014

An FBI agent testified Thursday that former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife spent many nights together in the governor's mansion, a final effort to undercut the defense argument that the couple's failing marriage made a conspiracy implausible. Full Story

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Va. man, 18, dies swimming in Ocean City, Md.

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Ocean City officials are reminding visitors about risky surf conditions after an 18-year-old Virginia man apparently drowned in the Atlantic Ocean. Full Story

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Women pursuing Seven Summits share experiences in Va.

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Seven Summits Women Team plans to do what only 51 women have done: Climb the tallest mountains on seven continents. So far they have completed six. Full Story

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Attorney: Inmate makes claim to 1994 Va. slaying

Thu Aug 28, 2014

An attorney for an Iowa prisoner serving a sentence for the 1994 shooting death of a Henrico County antiques dealer says a death-row inmate in Florida has indicated he committed the crime. Full Story

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Military pilot was killed in Virginia F-15 crash

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials said Thursday, bringing to a sad end an exhaustive two-day search involving more than 100 local, state and federal officials as well as volunteers. Full Story

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Former Virginia governor denies corruption charges

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell wrapped up a grueling four-plus days on the witness stand Tuesday by emphatically denying that he did special favors for a wealthy businessman in exchange for more than $165,000 in gifts, trips and loans. Full Story

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Pilot's fate unknown in fighter jet crash

Thu Aug 28, 2014

An experienced pilot was missing Wednesday after the flier's F-15 fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia, shaking residents but causing no injuries on the ground, military and law enforcement officials said. Full Story

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State investigates Fairfax voter fraud allegations

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Election officials say more than a dozen people in Fairfax County voted in both Virginia and Maryland in 2012. Full Story

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Washington Redskins' Pierre Garcon helps raise money for teen with cerebral palsy (Video)

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Washington Redskins' wide receiver Pierre Garcon has big hands and a big heart. He's helping raise money for a local teenager whose family needs a special van to accommodate his wheelchair. Full Story

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Daughter of diplomat suffered 'significant' head injury

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The daughter of a foreign diplomat suffered a large laceration to the back of her head. Police say her father hit her with a chair but the case is now in the hands of the State Department. Full Story

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William and Mary announces $27M stadium renovation

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The College of William and Mary says it is embarking on a $27 million renovation of 79-year-old Zable Stadium. Full Story

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McAuliffe orders cuts to Virginia state agencies

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is ordering his agency heads to cut their budgets 5 percent this fiscal year and 7 percent next year to cope with an $880 million budget shortfall. Full Story