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Odd Secret Service mission under fire

A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor. Full Story

How to save hundreds on groceries

With planning and shopping techniques, it is possible to save hundreds of dollars on groceries. Here are five tips. Full Story

Residents cluck about chickens

Several dozen people flocked to a town hall meeting in Rockville to speak on whether their neighbors should be allowed to keep chickens. Full Story

Consumer News

3 strategies to pay off your credit cards

When you have significant credit card debt but insignificant funds, here are ways to pay down what you owe -- but they have pros and cons. Full Story


True blue and gold: A tribute

Sometimes it takes a major life event to help you remember that sports is as much about losing as it is about winning. Full Story

Federal News Radio

Fed retirees to receive 1.7 percent COLA

This is the third year in a row that cost-of-living adjustments for retirees, social security recipients and disabled vets will be less than 2 percent. Full Story

Forecast: Cool, cloudy, some showers

Wednesday will see clouds, rain and cool temperatures, as occasionally heavy showers will dot the region and highs will struggle to hit 60. Full Story

Pizza left out, or pizza from the floor?

Cheese tastes better anyhow when it's had a chance to, you know, breathe. Right? Experts answer this and other obscure health questions. Full Story


Bethesda unveils new luxury theater

Forget long lines and fake butter. Take a tour of the 16-screen movie theater opening in Westfield Montgomery Mall this weekend. (Photos) Full Story


Apple Pay in action: How it works?

Just how easy is it to set up and use Apple Pay? This review takes a look at the hurdles you may encounter and the advantages. Full Story

Late Fall Fun

From corn mazes to Halloween haunts, enjoy these late fall activities.

A Local 'Voice'

A local singer wants to bring reggae music to NBC's "The Voice."


You won't believe what Renee Zellweger looks like now (Photo).

Presidential Humor

A man jokes with Obama; the president comes back. (Video)

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Gaga's Crib

Check out the inside of Lady Gaga's massive new house. (Photos)

Closing Time

Super drunk woman mistakes county jail for local watering hole.

Ancient Movie History

Archaeologists dig for buried sphinxes in the California sand dunes.

Dating Gone Awry

A scorned online dater gets stuck in ex's chimney. (Photos)