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2 dead, at least 30 injured in Va. storm

Virginia State Police say a couple from New Jersey was killed when a tree fell on their tent. Their 13-year-old son, in a tent next to them, has life-threatening injuries and is among three dozen people hurt. (Photos) 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

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


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

Federal News Radio

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

Friday's forecast: Humidity creeps back

Friday will offer plenty of sunshine and drier air; however, it won't last long. Heat and humidity will return Saturday and Sunday. 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


You want a pay raise? Just ask for it

Most workers think they aren't getting paid enough, but aren't likely to ask for an increase for various reasons. 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

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Meg Ryan Sightings

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She's So Fancy

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New Barbie Debate

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

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Steamy Preview

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Sharknado Returns

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New Oreo Flavor

Oreo is out with a new flavor. It's a throwback to old soda parlors.