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Big bucks for vintage toys at the Toy Addict Video included

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From Barbie dolls to Star Wars action figures - vintage toys are always a favorite! But just how much could they be worth? FOX 5’s Holly Morris visited Joel Magee, founder of Toy Addict in McLean, Virginia for a look at the best of the best!
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The Fitz File: April 24, 2014

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Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year. VIRGINIA MARYLAND DUAL REGISTERS - The phrase "Vote early and often" may be replaced by "double dipping" when it comes to voting registration in Virginia and Maryland. A crosscheck of voter rolls in Virginia and Maryland turned up 44,000 people registered in both states, according to the vote-integrity More>>

Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work Day!

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Thursday is your chance to spend more time with your child. It's Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work Day! This is the 21st year of the program. The theme is "plant A Seed, Grow A Future," in reference to the programs partnership with the National Association of State Foresters. We'd love to see your pictures of you children joining you at work. Share them on our Facebook page or on Twitter. FOX 5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/myfoxdc FOX 5 Twitter: https://twitter.com/fox5newsdc ... More>>

Get your reservations for Dining Out For Life Video included

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Get your reservations now! Thursday you can spend lunch or dinner Dining Out For Life! FOX 5's Holly Morris visited Busboys and Poets in northwest with more.
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Maryland Transportation Authority in nest battle with osprey Video included

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It has been a rough few days for a grand ole osprey trying to build a nest for the eggs it needs to lay. The trouble is where the bird wants to nest: in front of a traffic camera on a highway gantry perched above the eastbound lanes of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. More>>

The Fitz File: April 23, 2014

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Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year. FBI NO FLY RECRUITMENT - Has the FBI been keeping people on the TSA's no fly list to pressure them to become informants on American Muslims? That's the allegation in a lawsuit just filed in Federal Court. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of 4 men says the U.S. Is violating their rights by placing or keepi More>>

DC police searching for missing 13 year-old boy

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D.C. police need your help locating this missing 13 year-old boy. Derren Richardson was last seen on April 21st in the 300 block of Webster Street in northwest. Richardson is about five feet tall, has black hair and brown eyes.
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Earth Day selfies for NASA Video included

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To mark the big day, NASA is asking citizens of earth to take a picture wherever on Planet Earth you are, with a sign saying your location.Then share the picture on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with #globalselfie. More>>

Google Glass put to the test Video included

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Fox 5’s Wisdom Martin had the chance to test out one of the latest hot products coming from the tech industry. More>>

Health Watch: laughter, peek-a-boo and food labels Video included

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Turns out laughter may really be the best medicine, at least for our memory! More>>

Amtrak making engines more energy efficient Video included

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In honor of Earth Day, Amtrak is replacing engines in its trains with new energy efficient models. More>>

Earth Day stamp revealed Video included

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This year’s Earth Day stamp has been revealed. More>>

Officer hit by UPS Tractor Trailer Video included

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An airport officer is out of the hospital after an UPS tractor trailer hit him on the Dulles Toll Road last night. More>>

In show of defiance, 32,000 run Boston Marathon Video included

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Some ran to honor the dead and wounded. Others were out to prove something to the world about their sport, the city or their country. And some wanted to prove something to themselves. More>>

Stowaway teen forces review of airport security Video included

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A 15-year-old boy found his way onto an airport's tarmac and climbed into a jetliner's wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii — a misadventure that forced authorities to take a hard look at the security system that protects the nation's airline fleet. More>>

Trial for Chris Brown delayed until Wednesday Video included

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The assault trial of R&B singer Chris Brown is on hold after the entertainer’s bodyguard was found guilty in D.C. Superior Court of punching a man outside the W Hotel. More>>

136th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll Video included

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President Barack Obama went 1-for-3 shooting basketballs at the White House Easter Egg Roll, an improvement over his 2013 performance, as he and first lady Michelle Obama applied a health and activity theme to the colorful annual springtime South Lawn ritual. More>>

Squirrel plays baseball with the Phillies Video included

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The Phillies got some help in the outfield this weekend after a squirrel wandered onto the field. More>>

Missing teen in Loudoun County found safe Video included

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Loudoun County Police need your help finding 15-year-old Thomas Jason Bryn who was last seen around 4 pm on Sunday. More>>

Car catches on fire in lion enclosure

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This is not the place you want to have car trouble .A British family was in the middle of a safari when their car burst into flames. And get this; it happened in the lion enclosure. More>>

Give it 100: 100 days of push ups Video included

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The website is Give It 100, the concept is give yourself 100 days to try anything before you give up. More>>

Gas prices on the rise

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If you've had to fill up in the past two weeks, you may have noticed a spike in prices at the pump. More>>

The Fitz File: April 18, 2014

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Today is Good Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year. FEDERAL BUILDING SECURITY - The Federal Government in Washington spends billions into beefing up its own security at building in DC. But when it comes to smaller offices in Virginia and Maryland? Not so much. A Treasury Department Inspector General report says frontline IRS employees for example don' More>>

$2 billion to be spent on Easter Video included

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It's Easter weekend for lots of people. That means a visit from the Easter Bunny, dying Easter eggs, and eating chocolate. But that could cost you. Experts say cocoa prices are surging and chocolate could end up costing as much as high-end champagne.
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Record Store Day gets started early at the Hill and Dale Record Store Video included

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It's DJ Friday! But this week, we're switching things up in honor of Record Store Day which is being celebrated this weekend. FOX 5’s Annie Yu visited the Hill and Dale Record Store in Georgetown. She chatted with owner Rob Norton and DJ Nick Tha 1da!
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Pinstripes offers bowling and bocce in Georgetown Video included

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Get ready for food and fun at what the Washington Post calls "Georgetown's bowling and bocce fortress!" FOX 5’s Holly Morris visited Pinstripes with more. More>>

Rare footage shows legendary water slide that was closed after just 1 month due to high number of injuries Video included

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Rare video of a New Jersey water slide called "The Cannon-Ball Loop." It was only open for one month in 1985-because so many people got hurt. It was at Action Park in Vernon, New Jersey and sparked a lot of urban legends about the water slide. More>>

DC Design House showcases rising home design stars Video included

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It's an annual tradition - celebrating rising stars in our region's home design industry. FOX 5s Holly Morris got a look at the 2014 D.C. Design House in northwest Washington! More>>

Twin brothers celebrate 95th birthday Video included

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Two brothers, who share a common bond, hit a major milestone on April 15 - their 95th birthday! George Swanson is 20 minutes older than his twin brother Bill. I have to listen to everything he says, he's the boss, Bill says.
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Biden joins Instagram, takes selfie with Obama Video included

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Vice President Joe Biden joined the popular photo-sharing website Instagram on Wednesday, posting photos of himself in Pittsburgh for a speech about job-training grants and his first selfie with President Obama. "Found a friend to join my first selfie on Instagram.
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Easter fun at Green Meadows Petting Farm Video included

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Spring has sprung in Maryland just in time for some Easter family fun! FOX 5's Holly Morris visited Green Meadows Petting Farm with more. More>>

The Fitz File: April 16, 2014

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Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year. GANSLER ELIMINATE PROSECUTORS - Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler is proposing to eliminate the state prosecutor's office, the independent agency that secured a string of high-profile political convictions. Gansler is running for governor says it's "a holdover from the Watergate era" that o More>>

Wawa convenience stores mark 50th anniversary

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Wawa convenience stores are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary, but customers will be getting the gifts. More>>

Hard Rock Cafe offers free tax day meal if you sing Video included

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The Hard Rock Cafe is cutting Americans a Tax Day break by offering them a free meal if they pick up the mic!FOX 5’s Annie Yu and Kevin McCarthy joined us from the Hard Rock Cafe Washington, DC with a preview!
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Artist Demont "Peekaso" Pinder paints the FOX 5 studio Video included

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Hip-Hop and RB artist Demont "Peekaso" Pinder visited the FOX 5 studio and graced one of the walls with a colorful and unique mural of D.C.
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William Shatner chats with FOX 5 about new one-man show “Shatner’s World” Video included

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It’s Shatner’s world and we’re all just living in it. The actor appeared on Fox and Friends this morning (and on FOX 5's Good Day DC -PLAY VIDEO ABOVE) to discuss his one-man show called, you guessed it, “Shatner’s World.” The show takes audiences through Shatner’s path from classically trained Shakespearean actor to a cultural icon. Shatner took the critically acclaimed Broadway show on tour across America. Now, people can watch the live event in movie theaters on April 24. “It is filled wi... More>>

Catfish recipe from Chef David Stein of Tony and Joe's Seafood Place Video included

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Catfish recipe from Chef David Stein of Tony and Joe's Seafood Place in Georgetown. More>>

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  • Local high school students create online site to help others learn to play guitar

    Local high school students create online site to help others learn to play guitar

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:20:26 GMT
    Combining their love of music and their technology smarts, two local high school students are showing that you don't necessarily need a teacher to show you how to play a guitar these days.
    Combining their love of music and their technology smarts, two local high school students are showing that you don't necessarily need a teacher to show you how to play a guitar these days.
  • Va. students remember cancer-stricken classmate with Coins for Cody

    Va. students remember cancer-stricken classmate with Coins for Cody

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:14:45 GMT

    He never gave up, but 6-year-old Cody Johnson lost his battle with neuroblastoma in 2009. There is no cure, but in Cody's name, some of his former classmates and teachers are working toward one. It's called Coins for Cody. Every dime of it will be donated to neuroblastoma research.

    He never gave up, but 6-year-old Cody Johnson lost his battle with neuroblastoma in 2009. There is no cure, but in Cody's name, some of his former classmates and teachers are working toward one. It's called Coins for Cody. Every dime of it will be donated to neuroblastoma research.

  • Fairfax Co. Public Schools considering options for later start times

    Fairfax Co. Public Schools considering options for later start times

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:52:30 GMT
    Sleep experts from Children's National Medical Center (CNMC) hired by the Fairfax County School Board to come up with recommendations for new class start times say extensive research shows sleep deprivation is a national epidemic and to do nothing to get Fairfax County public high school students more sleep is to do them harm.
    Sleep experts from Children's National Medical Center (CNMC) hired by the Fairfax County School Board to come up with recommendations for new class start times say extensive research shows sleep deprivation is a national epidemic and to do nothing to get Fairfax County public high school students more sleep is to do them harm.
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    Dutch scramble jets after Russian bombers approach

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:59:23 GMT
    AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Dutch defense department says several NATO member countries scrambled jets Wednesday afternoon after a pair of Russian bomber planes approached their airspace over the North Sea. The Dutch ministry identified the planes as two Russian TU-95 Bears, and said it had launched two F-16s from Volkel air force base to intercept them. The Russian jets were escorted by aircraft from the Netherlands, Britain and Denmark until they departed. Maj. Wilko Ter Horst said "that's why w...
    AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Dutch defense department says several NATO member countries scrambled jets Wednesday afternoon after a pair of Russian bomber planes approached their airspace over the North Sea. The Dutch ministry identified the planes as two Russian TU-95 Bears, and said it had launched two F-16s from Volkel air force base to intercept them. The Russian jets were escorted by aircraft from the Netherlands, Britain and Denmark until they departed. Maj. Wilko Ter Horst said "that's why w...
  • Study: Naps linked with higher risk of death

    Study: Naps linked with higher risk of death

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:50:30 GMT
    New research shows middle-age and older adults who take naps may be at increased risk of dying. Experts discovered naps were linked with an increased risk of dying from respiratory diseases.
    New research shows middle-age and older adults who take naps may be at increased risk of dying. Experts discovered naps were linked with an increased risk of dying from respiratory diseases.
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    America's middle class falling behind

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:49:33 GMT
    America's middle class has always been known as the most affluent in the world. But, that may not be the case anymore. A new study finds that our country's middle class has stalled. According to the New York Times, in 2010, Canada and America were at a dead heat for median income.
    America's middle class has always been known as the most affluent in the world. But, that may not be the case anymore. A new study finds that our country's middle class has stalled. According to the New York Times, in 2010, Canada and America were at a dead heat for median income.
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