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The Fitz File: July 30, 2014 Video included

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Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year. VETERANS AFFAIRS FIX BILL - Today, Congress is likely to approve a compromise bill to refurbish the VA and improve veterans' health care. The $17 billion bill needs to be done before Congress leaves town for a five-week recess. The bill is intended help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire More>>

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TSA contest offers $15K prize for best new checkpoint design

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The TSA is looking for help designing the next generation of checkpoints and will pay you $15,000 if you can design the best new model. Innocentive.com has the details regarding the contest.
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National Lasagna Day with Olazzo's Video included

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FOX 5 is celebrating National Lasagna Day with Roberto and Riccardo Pietrobono from Olazzo Italian restaurants in Bethesda and Silver Spring. More>>

Celebrate indigenous cultures at the Kaypi Peru Festival Video included

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The Kaypi Peru Festival is happening this week! FOX 5’s Annie Yu visited the National Museum of the American Indian for a look at the fun!
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NYC uses food trucks to bring summer meals to kids Video included

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Within minutes, the line at the food truck parked on a busy Queens thoroughfare extended several people deep. Hipster foodies looking to sample vegan pizzas or fusion tacos? Nope, these were children, agonizing over whether to pick the ham-and- cheese or the peanut butter-and-jelly sandwiches, the regular or chocolate milk.
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The Fitz File: July 29, 2014 Video included

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Today is Tuesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2014. There are 155 days left in the year. SOUTHWEST FAA FINE - Flying out of Dulles, BWI & National Airports, Southwest Airlines is one of the most popular airlines in our area. Now Southwest is again in trouble with the FAA over inspections. The FAA says it's now proposing a $12 million fine against Southwest for failing to comply with safety More>>

VIDEO: Webcam captures hatching of baby sea turtles Video included

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A turtle webcam captured the hatching of hundreds of tiny loggerhead sea turtles. The baby turtles are only about three inches long and were leaving their nest and heading for the Atlantic Ocean. More>>

Former Manchester United striker Andrew Cole | Military personnel eligible for free tickets to Manchester United/Inter Milan match Video included

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Famed soccer club Manchester United is coming to town. They take on Inter Milan Tuesday at Fed Ex Field as part of the International Champions Cup. Ahead the game, Man U launched its new united for heroes program. It will offer free and discounted to U.S. Military and some U.S. Government workers for some of its U.S. tour games. More>>

Engineering student creates 3D printed prosthetic arm for 6-year-old

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An engineering student at University of Central Florida is making a 6-year-old's dream of being a normal kid come true by creating a new bionic arm from a 3D printer. Student Albert Moreno created the arm that works with electrodes attached to the bicep. 6-year old Alex Pring took to the arm quickly – using it to throw and write. More>>

The Fitz File: July 28, 2014 Video included

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Today is Monday, July 28, the 209th day of 2014. There are 156 days left in the year. O'MALLEY IMMIGRATION MEETING - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is speaking with the state's faith leaders today in Annapolis. It's part of his effort fine tune Maryland's response to the flood of immigrant children from Central America. O’Malley wants migrant kids to stay, but just not in Maryland. The Go More>>

Team USA preps for World Equestrian Games at Great Meadows Video included

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For more than thirty years, Virginia's Great Meadows has been the scene for some of the most elite equestrian events in the nation. Over the weekend, some of the nations top riders are in town preparing for a world class event. FOX 5s Holly Morris visited for a behind the scenes look at the prep trials for Team USA for the World Equestrian Games. More>>

The Fitz File: July 25, 2014 Video included

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Today is Friday, July 25, the 206th day of 2014. More>>

Sarah Fraser is coming back to morning radio in the DMV Video included

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Radio personality Sarah Fraser made a big announcement on FOX 5 News Morning - she's coming back to the DMV with a new radio show! More>>

Calif. dolls were meant to spread cheer, not chill Video included

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They sent a creepy feeling through several Southern California families, but authorities say the person who left porcelain dolls on doorsteps didn't mean any harm.
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'Where's Baby? Look Before You Lock' campaign aims to protect children from being left in hot cars Video included

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The federal government is stepping up its efforts to try to prevent deaths of nearly three dozen babies every year in this country -- children accidentally left to die in hot cars. More>>

Cuddling could improve health Video included

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You think of cuddling up on the couch with your significant other when it's cold outside. But there's some evidence we should be cuddling more to stay healthy.
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Good Day Cafe: BBQ & Bourbon

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Bourbon is the secret ingredient in some chili recipes. But it's also great as a marinade or glaze for summertime grilling. Derek Brown and head chef Julien Shapiro from southern efficiency joined us great summer recipes. Online: http://www.whiskeyhome.com/ RECIPES FROM SOUTHERN EFFICIENCY RESTAURANT John Collins Cocktail: 1 1/2 oz. Bourbon 3/4 oz. Lemon Juice 3/4 oz. Simple Syrup 4 oz. Soda Water Combine Bourbon, lemon and simple syrup in shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a... More>>

Helping youth at 'Our House' Video included

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FOX 5s Holly Morris got a first-hand look at how businesses and other members of one Montgomery County community are coming together to help at-risk youth through Our House. More>>

The Fitz File: July 24, 2014 Video included

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Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.
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Studio releases Fifty Shades of Grey trailer

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The trailer for the highly anticipated film adaptation of bestselling book 'Fifty Shades of Grey' has been released. Posted on the Universal Pictures UK YouTube page – the trailer runs 2:25 and shows the first glimpses of the actors playing the characters Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele. Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson fill the movie roles of the two book stars.
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Boy seems to be allergic to Pacific Northwest, Video included

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A Washington state mother has found a way to help her son keep allergies at bay: they're moving across the country. 5-year-old Alex knows more medical terms than most kids his age. His mother says he's allergic to practically everything in the northwest.
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Trump: DC hotel will be among world's best Video included

Donald Trump has big plans for the Old Post Office building, a historic structure in downtown Washington that he's pledging to transform into the city's most luxurious hotel. As for the White House, four blocks away? He's not saying. More>>

Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day: Get deals and more!

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It's National Hot Dog Day, so we'll be frank. Whether you like it in a bun off the grill, at a baseball game or in your mac cheese (yes, we've tried that too), there's no question: Americans love hot dogs.  Get info on deals to celebrate here!
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Good Day Cafe: GCDC's Caramel Apple Cheese Ice Cream Sandwich! Video included

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July is National Ice Cream Month, and that's one we don't have trouble celebrating! The folks at GCDC have an ice cream sandwich like you've never seen before-- so they came over to make it for us on the Good Day Cafe!
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The Fitz File: July 23, 2014 Video included

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Today is Wednesday, July 23, the 204th day of 2014. There are 161 days left in the year. More>>

Four days off: Mexican billionaire calls for three-day work week Video included

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How do you feel about this: a three-day work week? One of the richest men in the world says that's the way to go-- but there might be a small catch.
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The Fitz File: July 22, 2014 Video included

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Today is Tuesday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2014. There are 162 days left in the year.
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July 21 is National Junk Food Day

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Candy. Chips. Chocolate. Fries. Cookies. Ice cream. Shouldn't they get their own day? Welcome to July 21-- also known as National Junk Food Day!  But what's your favorite???
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New Toyota minivan makes it easier to yell at kids

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Toyota wants to help you scream at your unruly kids. The latest version of the company's Sienna minivan has a feature called "Driver Easy Speak." It uses a built-in microphone to amplify a parent's voice through speakers in the back seats.
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Five strange things you didn't know were contagious

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You know germs can be contagious, but doctors say there are some things you can catch no matter how many times you wash your hands. According to Prevention Magazine, here are five strange things you probably didn't know were contagious-- and you can probably relate to at least one of them. More>>

Zip Trip: Purcellville

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Our latest FOX 5 Zip Trip took us to Purcellville, Virginia. The charming Loudoun County town is home to about 8,000 people.

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The Fitz File: July 18, 2014 Video included

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Today is Friday, July 18, the 199th day of 2014. There are 166 days left in the year. MH17 INVESTIGATION - This morning Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine are offering up to a 4 truce to let international specialists to investigate the wreckage of a Malaysia Airliner. Today rescue workers at the crash site said they had recovered one of its black boxes. The White House last night More>>

Good Day Cafe: Ruth's Chris Steak House and Ryan Kerrigan

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Our guest chef might look a little familiar. That's because he's a starting linebacker for the Washington Redskins. But today, Ryan Kerrigan is trading the pads for an apron and is cooking some steaks with a little help from Jason Ruderman, chef at Ruth's Chris Steak House in Arlington. And it's all for a good cause!
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Going camping at Little Bennett Regional Park Video included

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Out of the studio and into the wild! FOX 5’s Holly Morris got a look at what Maryland parks have to offer when it comes to camping for families!
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Man sets house on fire trying to kill spider Video included

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Fire crews were called to a house fire in Seattle after a man went a bit too far trying to be an at-home spider exterminator.
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FOX 5 Belfort Furniture Green Room giveaway congratulates winner Tracey Woodard Video included

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Congratulations to Tracey Woodard! Tracey was the winner of our FOX 5 Belfort Furniture Green Room giveaway! Matt Huber, from Belfort Furniture, joined us with a look at our 'new' green room and our new contest!
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Mattie Stepanek Peace Day honors Heartsongs author

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Thursday is Mattie Stepanek Peace Day. Stepanek was the Montgomery County boy with muscular dystrophy who became famous after writing poetry and stories in his Heartsongs books.
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The Fitz File: July 17, 2014 Video included

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Today is Thursday, July 17, the 198th day of 2014. There are 167 days left in the year.
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Clown spotted walking grounds of historic New York Cemetery

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First it was the Staten Island Clown. Then, sightings of an equally as creepy clown surfaced in Northampton, England. Now, someone dressed like a clown has been spotted walking around the grounds of Brooklyn's historic Green-Wood Cemetery. More>>

Backstage look at The Lion King Video included

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FOX 5s Holly Morris got a rare backstage look at the wildly popular musical The Lion King!
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Good Day Cafe: Vino Volo summer recipes Video included

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Meatballs, watermelon, and wine. It's all part of the new summer menu at Vino Volo. Chef Bebel Kim and wine director Tristan Kindy joined us with some great summer recipes. More>>

The Fitz File: July 16, 2014 Video included

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Today is Wednesday, July 16, the 197th day of 2014. There are 168 days left in the year. IMMIGRANT HOUSING VIRGINIA - Prince William County officials say they are demanding to know if the federal government plans to house immigrant children somewhere in the county. At last nights board meeting Chairman Corey Stewart, directed the county executive to get answers from federal authorities. St More>>

DC, Baltimore could see more hidden scavenger hunt cash drops after Twitter post Video included

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There's a new money scavenger hunt. The man behind the "I Hid The Cash" Twitter account tweeted out Tuesday night: "Let's do a street cash drop! Old school.. Heads up DC and Baltimore. You ready to find the cash?”
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VIDEO: Dad uses clever technique to put a bun in daughter's hair

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Videos of dads doing their daughters' hair aren't new on social media. But one clever technique is going viral.
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Find out what it takes to save lives at the Manassas Fire and Rescue Camp Video included

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Students in Virginia are spending part of their summer finding out if they have what it takes to save lives! FOX 5’s Annie Yu visited the Manassas Fire and Rescue Camp with the details!
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Feeling lucky? DC Lottery Prize Squad hunts for winners in Tenleytown Video included

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Being in the right place at the right time was the key in northwest D.C. on Tuesday.  The D.C. Lottery Prize Squad headed to the Tenley Market to hand out gift cards-- and make one VERY lucky winner's day with a chance to win $5,000!
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The Fitz File: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Video included

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Today is Tuesday, July 15, the 196th day of 2014. There are 169 days left in the year.
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Race for Every Child raises money for vital care for kids

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Remember how your mother warned you never to touch the hot stove?  A D.C. area mom found out quickly how important it is to have good health care available for kids when it counts, and she's jumped in to help make sure other families have the same option when they need it most.
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Restaurant serving beer flavored ice cream Video included

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Beer and ice cream may seem like a strange combination but The House of Brews in Gilbert, Arizona is joining the two. The House of Brews is serving their beer flavored ice cream at their second ice cream social. Tim McGovern, creator of the frozen treat, says that he and his wife wanted to do something with beer they hadn't done before. "Me and the wife were sitting around one day were just trying to figure out you know we put beer in everything else why not put it in the ice cream so we s... More>>

Former 'Housewife' Bethenny Frankel posted picture dressed in 4-year-old daughter's pajamas Video included

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Former 'Real Housewife Of New York,' Bethenny Frankel is getting blasted for a picture she posted on her Instagram. Frankel notes she is now so thin that she can squeeze into her 4-year-old daughter's pajamas.
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Anonymous shopper pays over $600 in grocery bills for others Video included

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Shoppers left a grocery store with more than they bargained for after an anonymous customer paid their food bills in cash. A cashier says the man spent more than $600 on half a dozen shoppers.
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The Fitz File: July 14, 2014 Video included

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Today is Monday, July 14, the 195th day of 2014. There are 170 days left in the year.
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Supermoon to appear on Saturday Video included

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The full moon on Saturday will appear to be unusually big. In fact, it will be a "supermoon." More>>

Zip Trip: Friendship Heights

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It didn't take us long to get to this FOX 5 Zip Trip destination...because it's in our neighborhood! Located in both northwest D.C. and southern Montgomery County, Maryland, Friendship Heights is truly a place you can live, work AND play-- and we showed you how.  More>>

VIDEO: Little boy plants first kiss on store poster of little girl Video included

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Cute video alert! This little boy was shopping with his dad at a best buy store when he noticed a little girl on a store poster. So he of course plants a kiss on her -- and his dad captured the whole thing on camera! This video has since gone viral. More>>

The Fitz File: Friday, July 11

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Today is Friday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2014.
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Friday freebies at 7-Eleven, Chick-Fil-A and Krispy Kreme Video included

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Who doesn't like free things? 7-Eleven, Chick-Fil-A and Krispy Kreme are all offering special deals!
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Elephant predicts Germany will beat Argentina in World Cup final Video included

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World Cup predictions are pouring in from around the world but none are getting as much attention as this one! A female elephant named Nelly is officially weighing in on her 2014 pick predicting on Thursday that Germany will beat Argentina in this Sunday's World Cup final.
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Washington Kastles ready for new season Video included

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FOX 5’S Holly Morris checks in with the Washington Kastles as they open their pro tennis season in a new venue! She joined in their practice and chatted with 2-time MVP and 5-time Grand Slam winner Martina Hingis! More>>

FoxBeat: 'Transpose' director Jimmy Jenkins Video included

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Life and death decisions and the influence of faith. The new movie "Transpose" is the work of Jimmy Jenkins - one of D.C.'s youngest directors. He joined Kevin McCarthy to chat about the film and where to see it!
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Puppy comforts older dog having nightmare

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In a touching moment caught on video, a golden retriever puppy comforts an older dog having a nightmare. "One night I caught my new puppy comforting my older dog during a bad dream," YouTube user Ariel Goodman writes. "They are quickly becoming new friends." Click to watch the adorable video. More>>

FoxBeat: Linklater's 'Boyhood' is the time of your life Video included

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Richard Linklater's "Boyhood," shot over 12 years, has already been hailed as a landmark without parallel in movie history. It took a rare feat of commitment from Linklater and his actors, including star Ellar Coltrane, who was cast as a 6-year-old and wrapped as a 19-year-old. More>>

The Fitz File: July 10, 2014 Video included

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Today is Thursday, July 10, the 191st day of 2014. There are 174 days left in the year. UNNECESSARY REPORTS - Everyday a new government report is coming out on something. There are more than 4,000 required by Congress Virginia. Sen. Mark R. Warner’s says the problem is nobody usually reads most of the. Warner has launched an effort to eliminate or modify more than 60 unnecessary, outdated a More>>

Line cook finds 'GOD' spelled out in sliced eggplant

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A line cook at Ginos Restaurant in Baton Rouge saw a divine sight when he cut into an eggplant Monday. Chef Jermarcus Brady says he found the word GOD spelled out in seeds as he was salting and sauting the vegetables, Fox News affiliate WVUE reports. More>>

Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm Video included

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Faced with potentially hungry — and grumpy — passengers, a Frontier Airlines pilot treated them to pizza when storms diverted a Denver-bound flight to Cheyenne, where the plane was stuck for a couple of hours. More>>

PHOTOS: Beautiful double rainbow after heavy storms

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Heavy storms passed over the Washington, D.C. region Tuesday evening. After the storms passed – a beautiful rainbow appeared. Here are some viewer pictures of the rainbow! More>>

Fresh summer produce at the Airlie Gardens Video included

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FOX 5’s Holly Morris took us on a tour of a local food project when she visited the Airlie Gardens in Warrenton, Virginia. More>>

Maine police get Facebook boost with stuffed duck

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Police here believe they have quacked the code for finding followers on social media. The 80-officer Bangor Police Department, which serves a city of about 33,000, has attracted more than 20,000 likes on its Facebook page after humorous pictures of a stuffed duck were added. More>>

'I got it!' 2-year-old amputee takes first steps with a prosthetic Video included

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A family in Englewood, New Jersey is raising money for their toddler, who had his right foot and left leg amputated in January. Now, the 2-year-old boy is learning to walk with a prosthetic, and a video of his first steps has gone viral. Kayden Elijah Kinckle was born with omphalocele, a type of abdominal wall birth defect that sometimes makes organs stick out of the body. His mother, Nikki, said that doctors told her that he would never survive outside of the body, and they suggested t... More>>

The Fitz File: July 9, 2014 Video included

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Today is Wednesday, July 9, the 190th day of 2014. There are 175 days left in the year. SMALLPOX IN BETHESDA - Federal health officials have revealed that several vials of smallpox (one of the most fatal diseases known to humans) were discovered in a unused storage room at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says no health risk were More>>

The Fitz File: July 8, 2014 Video included

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Today is Tuesday, July 8, the 189th day of 2014. There are 176 days left in the year. BENGHAZI SUSPECT - 1100 a.m. The man charged in the terror attacks in Benghazi, Libya in 2012 is scheduled to be back in D.C. federal court on this morning. Ahmed Abu Khattala, who has pleaded not guilty to a conspiracy charge, will appear for a status hearing. Abu Khattala is the only suspect to be arre More>>

CIA answers questions on Twitter anniversary Video included

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In honor of their one month anniversary on Twitter, the Central Intelligence Agency has responded to some of the most asked questions. Let's take a look! More>>

Graduates of public and private colleges earn about same Video included

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A new survey of college graduates finds that it does not matter if you go to a public or private school. Graduates with math and science degrees, however, are raking-in the bucks. More>>

IHOP offers pancakes for 56 cents during birthday special Video included

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Do you like stacks of pancakes? Do you like 56¢ stacks of pancakes? IHOP is celebrating its birthday and is offering a stack of Original Buttermilk Pancakes for only 56¢. More>>

The Fitz File: July 7 2014 Video included

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Today is Monday, July 7, the 188th day of 2014. There are 177 days left in the year. More>>

Good Day Café: Susan Barocas Hummus Bar Video included

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You've probably seen it at cocktail parties and on picnic tables but there are some things you might not know about one favorite Middle Eastern treat. Susan Barocas visited to explain not just the roots and the benefits of hummus but also how you can make it the perfect snack for your next party.
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Amazing photos capture tornado behind couple on wedding day Video included

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An amazing set of photographs captured a once in a lifetime experience for a Canadian couple. More>>

World's tallest water slide tested, set for opening Video included

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The world's tallest water slide gets its first real riders. Its opening in Kansas City has been delayed several times due to safety concerns. The slide was first tested with a sandbag last month. More>>

Burger King launching gay-friendly Whopper Video included

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Burger King is launching a gay-friendly Whopper. It reportedly will be wrapped in rainbow-stripes and is meant to show solidarity with the LGBT community. It's dubbed The Proud Whopper and is already being sold in San Francisco. More>>

I Hid The Cash launches social media hunt Video included

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Keep your phones and computers nearby - the cash scavenger hunt is going virtual! The man behind the I Hid The Cash (IHidTheCash) on Twitter started a social media hunt.
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July 4th: Where to watch fireworks and more in D.C., Maryland and Virginia Video included

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There's plenty of fun to be had across the D.C. region this Fourth of July-- but where should you begin?  That's where we come in!  Check out our list of events happening in D.C., Maryland and Virginia this July 4th right here! More>>

Zip Trip: Great Falls Video included

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FOX 5’s Fourth of July Zip Trip took us to a hot spot in northern Virginia. Holly Morris visited Great Falls, Virginia for a full schedule of fun activates!
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Tips for using Metro on July 4th Video included

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Take it from a veteran D.C. reporter: Metrorail is the way to get into and out of the District on the Fourth of July. But there are some tips you should know that will make your trip easier. And, if you're seeing the fireworks (and riding home on Metro), don't miss the last two tips on my list -- they are crucial.
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Math, science and a GIANT MAZE come together at the National Building Museum's Summer Block Party Video included

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This weekend math and science come together for a one-of-a kind experience. Kids and their families can enjoy all the fun at the National Building Museum's Summer Block Party. FOX 5’s Holly Morris has the story!
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German airport uses robot valet to park cars

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How would you like this the next time you fly a robot valet service at the airport? Last week, a German airport stared offering this to customers.
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Good Day Café: BBQ sides with Mark Ricker from Zest Bistro Video included

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This season seems to be all about the BBQ. But you can't forget about the all-important side dishes that pull the whole summer meal together. In the "Good Day Café" we learned how to make the perfect cole slaw with Mark Ricker, the executive chef at Zest Bistro in Barrack's Row.
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Stranger buys diapers for struggling mom in random act of kindness Video included

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A wonderful random act of kindness is making its way across the web! It all happened at a South Dakota Walmart where a struggling mom couldn't afford to buy four boxes of diapers like she needed. She put three boxes back when a stranger who was in line next to her stepped in and bought her all four!
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Turning trash into treasure with the Lip Gloss & A Sander crew Video included

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Turning someone else's trash into your treasure! FOX 5’s Holly Morris has tips before you head out to all of those garage sales this summer! Online: http://lipglossandasander.com/ More>>

Ocean City on a budget: 22 ways to save money at the beach

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One of our FOX 5 producers recently made the trip ‘down the ocean’  to Ocean City in search of ways to have a great time without spending a lot of money. Check out his 22 ways to save at the beach-- and then share your own money-saving tips! More>>

Local flavors at the Nicecream Factory in Arlington Video included

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Attention ice cream lovers! July is National Ice Cream Month! FOX 5 is celebrating at a local ice cream shop but it's not your everyday place. Annie Yu visited "Nicecream Factory" in Arlington, Virginia with more.
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Send us your favorite 'Red, White, and Blue' themed Independence Day songs

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Friday is Independence Day and we want to celebrate by rockin' some music with a "Red, White, and Blue" theme. Send us your requests for songs that have the word "Red", "White", or "Blue" in the title. (Frex, Billy Idol's "White Wedding"; Linda Ronstadt's "Blue Bayou"; UB40'S "Red Red Wine"). Our Friday DJ will play some of the top requests.
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Rise in brain injuries may be linked to bike-sharing programs Video included

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Brain injuries in several cities, including D.C. are on the rise according to a recent study. Surprisingly, research shows they may be linked to bike-sharing programs. Doctor Michael Lewis of the Brain Health Education and Research Institute joined us with more.
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Good Day Cafe: Peach & Cherry Al Forno with pastry chef Alex Levin from Osteria Morini Video included

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Something about summer puts you in the mood for fresh fruit and what better way to get your daily dose than with dessert! Good Day Cafe welcomes pastry chef Alex Levin from one of the hottest restaurants in the district - Osteria Morini.
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Bad Tweet: Dutch airline angers Mexico soccer fans Video included

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What was meant to be a joke has turned into a PR blunder for Dutch airline KLM after it angered Mexican soccer fans by taking to Twitter to celebrate the Netherlands' dramatic comeback victory in the World Cup.
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LIVE studio audience visits the set of Good Day DC Video included

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What better way to start off a Friday than to connect with our FOX 5 News Morning fans!
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Good Day Cafe: Allison's famous Seymour Smoothie Video included

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Allison shows us how to make a perfect summer treat – the famous Seymour Smoothie! More>>

The Fitz File: June 27, 2014 Video included

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Today is Friday, June 27, the 178th day of 2014. There are 187 days left in the year. OBAMA SYRIA ARMS - President Obama wants to U.S. efforts to train some members of the Syrian opposition. Obama sent Congress a $500 million request yesterday for a Pentagon to significantly expand previous covert efforts to arm rebels fighting both the Sunni extremists and forces loyal to Syrian President More>>

Here are some places you can watch the US vs Germany World Cup match Video included

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It is game time! Bars and restaurants are open and ready for people ditching work to root on Team USA when they take on Germany! It's not too late to catch the action - here is a list of some places you can catch the match!

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The Fitz File: June 26, 2014 Video included

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Today is Thursday, June 26, the 177th day of 2014. There are 188 days left in the year. BOEHNER V. OBAMA? Speaker John A. Boehner says the House will vote later this year on whether to sue President Obama to force him to follow the law, in what could wind up as a big constitutional clash. House Republicans claim a long list of grievances against the President including overreaching it's leg More>>

Good Day Cafe: Wisdom Martin, the barbecue master, joined us with a special pork chop recipe Video included

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Wisdom Martin, the barbecue master, showed us his special pork chop recipe! More>>

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