N. Va. named hub of parasitic disease

It's called the kissing bug disease and it can be deadly. The parasitic disease kills tens of thousands of people a year in Latin America. And Northern Virginia is the epicenter for cases in the U.S. Full Story

2 Md. cities among snobbiest in nation

Two Maryland communities are considered among the snobbiest places in the U.S. Hint: they're very close to home for some of you. Full Story

Virginia group houses immigrant children

Since 2012, Youth for Tomorrow has housed about 200 children who entered the country illegally. Virginia lawmakers want answers. Full Story


Crowdsourcing: the answer for farmers?

Seventy-five percent of the nation's farms sell less than $50,000, but the cost to maintain increases. Local farmers turn to the web. Full Story


A hidden gem at the box office

It's time to tie yourself to the train tracks of "Snowpiercer," an action thriller catching fire On Demand and still playing at local theaters. Full Story

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What if Kim Kardashian headed IRS?

Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wonders, what if famous-for-being-famous people were in charge at federal agencies? Full Story

Tornado slams Va. campground; 2 dead

"All hell broke loose," says a man at the campground along the Chesapeake Bay that was hit by a tornado leading to two deaths. Full Story

Blackberry and crab festivals, food news

There's a lot going on this summer with food and food festivals. Check out the area's upcoming events, pop-ups and restaurant plans. Full Story


How to fill 100 water balloons in 1 minute

Lots of people love summer water balloon fights -- watch how it's possible to fill up 100 water balloons in one minute. (Video) Full Story


Could FootGolf help save golf?

A cheap addition to golf courses, FootGolf is a fast-spreading sport that helps reach out to the youth demographic golf covets. Full Story

Turbo Charged

A dog without front legs now walks with a toy harness.

Billy Joel

Find out the songs you could hear when "Piano Man" comes to D.C.

Meg Ryan Sightings

Have you seen Meg Ryan? You may if you live in Virginia.

She's So Fancy

Iggy Azalea is bringing swag to the MTV Video Music Awards.

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Party Colleges

See which local school ranked as one of the top party colleges.

New Barbie Debate

There's a new Barbie on the shelves -- one that is causing quite the stir.

Silver Line Shuffle

Watch a new ad that hit the Internet - and it's made an impact. (Video)

Steamy Preview

The trailer for the movie "Fifty Shades of Grey" is out. (Video)