worst foods (Courtesy Center for Science in the Public Interest)
Courtesy CPSI

Worst dishes to order when you eat out

The Center for Science and the Public Interest takes a look at the most calorie-packed, sodium-filled, fatty dishes you can order at chain restaurants. Full Story

Va. man fights bacteria eating at his leg

What started as a small scratch for a Stafford, Virginia man who swam in the Potomac River during the Fourth of July weekend turned into much more. He is now fighting vibrio bacteria and getting a skin graft. Full Story

Top 10 affordable U.S. honeymoon spots

If you're shelling out huge amounts of money for your dream wedding, you might want to be a little more thrifty for your honeymoon. Full Story

Preparing your phone for overseas travel

One of the confusing aspects of overseas travel is figuring out how to prepare and use your smartphone. A travel expert offers tips. Full Story

Food

Sherry bar brews up coffee lover's tonic

What's better than a cold, iced coffee on a hot summer day? How about a cold, fizzy coffee over ice? A local coffee expert explains coffee tonics. Full Story

Federal News Radio

Agency Spending by the Numbers

Federal News Radio and Govini have partnered up to bring you the latest information on agency acquisition spending. Full Story

McAuliffe: Cantor's loss was devastating

McAuliffe discusses Virginia's reduced influence in Congress, the need for immigration reform, and Bob McDonnell's corruption trial. Full Story

3 sites make cut for FBI headquarters

The GSA has named two sites in Maryland and one in Virginia as finalists for a new FBI headquarters. Take a photo tour of the sites. Full Story

Nats-Orioles MASN dispute goes public

The contentious television rights negotiations between the Nationals and Orioles took a very public, ugly turn Tuesday. Full Story

Entertainment

Cirque du Soleil's new Nat'l Harbor site

With plans for the MGM National Harbor casino on the table, Cirque du Soleil has a new, centrally-located home at National Harbor. Full Story

Cars

Small cars fare poorly in crash tests

Most small cars fared poorly in new frontal crash tests performed by an Arlington-based safety group. See which ones fared best and worst. Full Story


Send Your Pet to Space

A company wants to send your pet to space. But there's a catch.


Tattoo Trend

D.C. area is going against the flow when it comes to a tattoo trend.


Too Cute

Toddlers cry, but you won't believe why this one's sobbing. (Video)


Tax Holiday

Virginia and Maryland's annual back-to-school tax holidays are here.

Stock Markets

Photo Galleries

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Found The Gown

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Wedding Brawl

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes a nuptial fight.