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  • Sketch, photos released in Georgetown sex assault

    Sketch, photos released in Georgetown sex assault

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:52:32 GMT
    U.S. Park Police have released a sketch of the suspect in a sexual assault that happened in the Georgetown area earlier this month. 
    U.S. Park Police have released a sketch of the suspect in a sexual assault that happened in the Georgetown area earlier this month. 
  • D.C. police search for missing woman

    D.C. police search for missing woman

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:52:19 GMT
    D.C. police are asking for help from the public in finding a missing 61-year-old woman. They say Barbara Davis was last seen on Thursday in northeast D.C.
    D.C. police are asking for help from the public in finding a missing 61-year-old woman. They say Barbara Davis was last seen on Thursday in northeast D.C.
  • Package found in Washington National Cathedral parking garage not hazardous

    Package found in Washington National Cathedral parking garage not hazardous

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:06:10 GMT
    Authorities have ruled that a suspicious package found in the parking garage at Washington National Cathedral on Friday is not hazardous. 
    Authorities have ruled that a suspicious package found in the parking garage at Washington National Cathedral on Friday is not hazardous. 
  • Judge needs more time to give Hollosy verdict

    Judge needs more time to give Hollosy verdict

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:15:35 GMT
    A judge has delayed giving a verdict in the Christopher Hollosy assault case, saying she needs more time to reach a decision.  Judge Patricia Wynn will now give her verdict on Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. instead. 
    A judge has delayed giving a verdict in the Christopher Hollosy assault case, saying she needs more time to reach a decision.  Judge Patricia Wynn will now give her verdict on Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. instead.         
  • Chris Brown trial now set to start Monday

    Chris Brown trial now set to start Monday

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:03 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:03:11 GMT
    A judge in Washington has delayed giving her verdict in the trial of a bodyguard for singer Chris Brown on an assault charge.
    A judge in Washington has delayed giving her verdict in the trial of a bodyguard for singer Chris Brown on an assault charge.
  • Man sentenced to over 2 years in prison in animal cruelty case

    Man sentenced to over 2 years in prison in animal cruelty case

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:53:48 GMT
     A 35 year-old man who plead guilty to several cruelty to animals charges was sentenced to over two years in prison. Charles Palmer was sentenced Friday.
     A 35 year-old man who plead guilty to several cruelty to animals charges was sentenced to over two years in prison. Charles Palmer was sentenced Friday.
  • $2 billion to be spent on Easter

    $2 billion to be spent on Easter

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:40 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:40:58 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • White House updating online privacy policy

    White House updating online privacy policy

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:55 AM EDT2014-04-18 12:55:16 GMT
    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain.
    A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain.
  • 6-year-old boy's hand extricated after being caught in escalator at Iverson Mall

    6-year-old boy's hand extricated after being caught in escalator at Iverson Mall

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:00:46 GMT
    Authorities have extricated a 6-year-old boy's hand from an escalator after it became trapped inside a store at Iverson Mall Thursday evening.
    Authorities have extricated a 6-year-old boy's hand from an escalator after it became trapped inside a store at Iverson Mall Thursday evening.
  • Md. firefighter back on the job after losing his leg to Iraq War injury

    Md. firefighter back on the job after losing his leg to Iraq War injury

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:52:55 GMT
    A Maryland firefighter is back on the job after literally giving a limb for his country. Will Fisher was serving in Iraq when he suffered an injury that wound up taking his leg.
    A Maryland firefighter is back on the job after literally giving a limb for his country. Will Fisher was serving in Iraq when he suffered an injury that wound up taking his leg.
  • Woman carjacked in grocery store parking lot in Anne Arundel County

    Woman carjacked in grocery store parking lot in Anne Arundel County

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:36:07 GMT
    Anne Arundel County police have released security camera footage of a suspect in a lunchtime carjacking Thursday. It happened in a Safeway grocery store parking lot across the street from Arundel Mills mall.
    Anne Arundel County police have released security camera footage of a suspect in a lunchtime carjacking Thursday. It happened in a Safeway grocery store parking lot across the street from Arundel Mills mall.
  • Arlington police looking to limit size of pub crawls

    Arlington police looking to limit size of pub crawls

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:05 PM EDT2014-04-18 01:05:41 GMT
    Police in Arlington are trying to cut down on pub crawls. They say there are too many of them and it is stretching manpower
    Police in Arlington are trying to cut down on pub crawls. They say there are too many of them and it is stretching manpower
  • Fairfax County authorities warn of jury duty scam

    Fairfax County authorities warn of jury duty scam

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:57:04 GMT
    Fairfax County law enforcement officials are warning citizens to watch out for a jury duty scam.
    Fairfax County law enforcement officials are warning citizens to watch out for a jury duty scam.
  • Man convicted of killing 4 over drug stash

    Man convicted of killing 4 over drug stash

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:24:23 GMT
    A Texas man has been convicted of fatally shooting four people, including two toddlers, after 60 pounds of marijuana went missing.
    A Texas man has been convicted of fatally shooting four people, including two toddlers, after 60 pounds of marijuana went missing.
  • 4th Md. prison training service dogs for disabled vets

    4th Md. prison training service dogs for disabled vets

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:51:18 GMT
    The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.
    The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.
  • Capitol Hill resident's security cameras capture theft suspect during crime

    Capitol Hill resident's security cameras capture theft suspect during crime

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:57:14 GMT
    Burglars have been terrorizing a neighborhood on Capitol Hill, but one resident is trying to fight back. He has been so fed up with the crime that he has set up his own surveillance cameras and they are starting to pay off.
    Burglars have been terrorizing a neighborhood on Capitol Hill, but one resident is trying to fight back. He has been so fed up with the crime that he has set up his own surveillance cameras and they are starting to pay off.
  • Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard goes on trial in DC

    Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard goes on trial in DC

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:08:21 GMT
    A man accusing singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of punching him in the face is trying to "get rich" as a result of a bloody nose, a lawyer for the bodyguard said Thursday.
    A man accusing singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of punching him in the face is trying to "get rich" as a result of a bloody nose, a lawyer for the bodyguard said Thursday.
  • DC Council sues mayor over budget autonomy law

    DC Council sues mayor over budget autonomy law

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:03:39 GMT
    The D.C. Council is suing Mayor Vincent Gray's office over a law that gives the city more control over its local budget. District voters approved a referendum in 2012 that allows the city to spend its local tax dollars without authorization by Congress. Gray supported the measure but said he had questions about its legality.
    The D.C. Council is suing Mayor Vincent Gray's office over a law that gives the city more control over its local budget. District voters approved a referendum in 2012 that allows the city to spend its local tax dollars without authorization by Congress. Gray supported the measure but said he had questions about its legality.
  • Obama says wounded bikers are an inspiration

    Obama says wounded bikers are an inspiration

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:44:41 GMT
    President Barack Obama says the site of wounded veterans biking at the White House is a mark of how far they've come. With a blast from an air horn, Obama set off cyclists Thursday in the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride.
    President Barack Obama says the site of wounded veterans biking at the White House is a mark of how far they've come. With a blast from an air horn, Obama set off cyclists Thursday in the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride.
  • Biden joins Instagram, takes selfie with Obama

    Biden joins Instagram, takes selfie with Obama

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-04-17 12:46:30 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Bodies of 2 men found dead in DC

    Bodies of 2 men found dead in DC

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:22 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:22:40 GMT
    Police in the district are investigating after the bodies of two men who were found dead Wednesday.
    Police in the district are investigating after the bodies of two men who were found dead Wednesday.
  • Metro Silver Line project director resigns

    Metro Silver Line project director resigns

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:58 AM EDT2014-04-17 10:58:44 GMT
    The head of the beleaguered $3 billion project to extend Metro's Silver Line through Tysons Corner is resigning. The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority announced Wednesday that project director Pat Nowakowski is leaving next month to take a job at another transit agency.
    The head of the beleaguered $3 billion project to extend Metro's Silver Line through Tysons Corner is resigning. The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority announced Wednesday that project director Pat Nowakowski is leaving next month to take a job at another transit agency.
  • Cold blast brings 40-degree temperature drop to east

    Cold blast brings 40-degree temperature drop to east

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:21 AM EDT2014-04-17 09:21:48 GMT
    Many across the East may have thought that the calendar flipped back to winter due to the cold blast that brought a dramatic drop in temperatures and even snow to some communities. Residents who did not turn on the heat before heading to bed Tuesday night were likely shivering when they woke up Wednesday morning. Temperatures throughout the East started Wednesday 20 to as much as 40 degrees lower than the previous 24 hours. That statement is even true southward to Tampa and Orlando, Fla...
    Many across the East may have thought that the calendar flipped back to winter due to the cold blast that brought a dramatic drop in temperatures and even snow to some communities. Residents who did not turn on the heat before heading to bed Tuesday night were likely shivering when they woke up Wednesday morning. Temperatures throughout the East started Wednesday 20 to as much as 40 degrees lower than the previous 24 hours. That statement is even true southward to Tampa and Orlando, Fla...
  • Inside look at testing of new Metro rail cars

    Inside look at testing of new Metro rail cars

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:35:20 GMT
    A fleet of new Metro rail cars is on order. But before they can hit the tracks, the new 7000-series trains must put in thousands of hours on the tracks and undergo a battery of tests.
    A fleet of new Metro rail cars is on order. But before they can hit the tracks, the new 7000-series trains must put in thousands of hours on the tracks and undergo a battery of tests.
  • Man dies after being found shot inside Northeast DC home

    Man dies after being found shot inside Northeast DC home

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:50:30 GMT
    A Northeast D.C. neighborhood is on edge after a man was found shot inside a home on Chillum Place at around 4 p.m. Wednesday.
    A Northeast D.C. neighborhood is on edge after a man was found shot inside a home on Chillum Place at around 4 p.m. Wednesday.
  • Peter Buffett creates own path by investing in life

    Peter Buffett creates own path by investing in life

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:53:01 GMT

    His father is one of the wealthiest men in the world -- billionaire investor Warren Buffett. But Peter Buffett is also an Emmy-winning musician and an author.

    His father is one of the wealthiest men in the world -- billionaire investor Warren Buffett. But Peter Buffett is also an Emmy-winning musician and an author.

  • New changes for obtaining or renewing DC driver's licenses

    New changes for obtaining or renewing DC driver's licenses

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:11:33 GMT
    If you have a D.C. driver’s license, there are big changes on the way. Starting on May 1, once your license expires, you will have to prove your identity to get a new license.
    If you have a D.C. driver’s license, there are big changes on the way. Starting on May 1, once your license expires, you will have to prove your identity to get a new license.
  • Juror expresses regret over conviction of former DC cop

    Juror expresses regret over conviction of former DC cop

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:02:50 GMT
    A former D.C. police officer convicted of child sexual abuse has filed a motion for a new trial after a juror wrote a letter to the judge expressing regret. The unidentified juror writes of being "haunted" by the verdict and claims other jurors dismissed the rule of law.
    A former D.C. police officer convicted of child sexual abuse has filed a motion for a new trial after a juror wrote a letter to the judge expressing regret. The unidentified juror writes of being "haunted" by the verdict and claims other jurors dismissed the rule of law.
  • Fixing Metro's Silver Line may take a year, but trains running by summer possible

    Fixing Metro's Silver Line may take a year, but trains running by summer possible

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:35:51 GMT
    The manager of the Silver Line project says communications devices along the roadbed are not reliable enough. He has proposed a "Plan B" fix, but that fix may take a year.
    The manager of the Silver Line project says communications devices along the roadbed are not reliable enough. He has proposed a "Plan B" fix, but that fix may take a year.
  • Montgomery Co. police conducts pedestrian crosswalk sting

    Montgomery Co. police conducts pedestrian crosswalk sting

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:48:03 GMT
    It is a major problem for many communities across the D.C. area -- drivers who don't yield to pedestrians. Police in Montgomery County cracked down on offenders by setting up a sting to nab violators.
    It is a major problem for many communities across the D.C. area -- drivers who don't yield to pedestrians. Police in Montgomery County cracked down on offenders by setting up a sting to nab violators.
  • Metro resumes weekend work after 4-week break

    Metro resumes weekend work after 4-week break

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:12:38 GMT
    After a four-week break for cherry blossom season, Metro is back to doing weekend work again.
    After a four-week break for cherry blossom season, Metro is back to doing weekend work again.
  • DC extends deadline to enroll in health plans

    DC extends deadline to enroll in health plans

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:02:29 GMT
    The District of Columbia's health insurance exchange is once again extending the deadline for people to sign up for insurance without paying a tax penalty.
    The District of Columbia's health insurance exchange is once again extending the deadline for people to sign up for insurance without paying a tax penalty.
  • Cargo ship runs aground in windy Chesapeake Bay

    Cargo ship runs aground in windy Chesapeake Bay

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:53:27 GMT
    A thunderstorm with wind gusts of more than 70 mph ripped a cargo ship's anchors from the seafloor and caused it to run aground just a few hundred feet from a beach, drawing onlookers from nearby condos and apartments Wednesday morning.
    A thunderstorm with wind gusts of more than 70 mph ripped a cargo ship's anchors from the seafloor and caused it to run aground just a few hundred feet from a beach, drawing onlookers from nearby condos and apartments Wednesday morning.
  • Va. Tech marks 7th anniversary of massacre

    Va. Tech marks 7th anniversary of massacre

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:40:46 GMT
    The victims of the April 16, 2007, massacre at Virginia Tech will be remembered at ceremonies in Richmond and Blacksburg.
    The victims of the April 16, 2007, massacre at Virginia Tech will be remembered at ceremonies in Richmond and Blacksburg.
  • DC celebrates Emancipation Day

    DC celebrates Emancipation Day

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:14:04 GMT
    District of Columbia leaders and residents are preparing to celebrate a holiday that's unique to the nation's capital.
    District of Columbia leaders and residents are preparing to celebrate a holiday that's unique to the nation's capital.
  • Prince George's Co. police search for missing 13-year-old girl

    Prince George's Co. police search for missing 13-year-old girl

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:51:12 GMT
    Prince George's County police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 13-year-old girl. They say Princess Monae Small was last seen on April 1.
    Prince George's County police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 13-year-old girl. They say Princess Monae Small was last seen on April 1.
  • Wawa convenience stores mark 50th anniversary

    Wawa convenience stores mark 50th anniversary

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:29 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:29:57 GMT
    Wawa convenience stores are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary, but customers will be getting the gifts.
    Wawa convenience stores are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary, but customers will be getting the gifts.
  • Police release video of suspect in Northwest DC sexual assault, robbery of another man

    Police release video of suspect in Northwest DC sexual assault, robbery of another man

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:17:01 GMT
    D.C. police is asking for the public's help in finding a man suspected in a sexual assault. They have released new video of the suspect leaving the scene in Northwest D.C.
    D.C. police is asking for the public's help in finding a man suspected in a sexual assault. They have released new video of the suspect leaving the scene in Northwest D.C.
  • Light snow falls in DC area; Freeze Warning issued overnight

    Light snow falls in DC area; Freeze Warning issued overnight

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:53:41 GMT
    After raining for most the of the afternoon, light snow fell in some parts of the D.C. area Tuesday night. A Freeze Warning has been issued for most of the D.C. area from midnight to 9 a.m. Wednesday.
    After raining for most the of the afternoon, light snow fell in some parts of the D.C. area Tuesday night. A Freeze Warning has been issued for most of the D.C. area from midnight to 9 a.m. Wednesday.
  • Solemn tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing

    Solemn tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:50:47 GMT
    Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's resilience in the face of a terror attack.
    Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's resilience in the face of a terror attack.
  • Residents voice concerns at hearing on new MGM casino at National Harbor

    Residents voice concerns at hearing on new MGM casino at National Harbor

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:40:56 GMT
    The proposed MGM casino at National Harbor cleared an important hurdle Tuesday night. The Prince George’s County Council approved zoning changes to allow the casino to operate at National Harbor.
    The proposed MGM casino at National Harbor cleared an important hurdle Tuesday night. The Prince George’s County Council approved zoning changes to allow the casino to operate at National Harbor.
  • Fallen trees cause damage to homes, vehicles in DC area

    Fallen trees cause damage to homes, vehicles in DC area

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:57:57 GMT
    The rain and heavy wind in the area Tuesday have caused some storm damage in the D.C. area.
    The rain and heavy wind in the area Tuesday have caused some storm damage in the D.C. area.
  • Student struck by car is 4th student death at George Washington U. this school year

    Student struck by car is 4th student death at George Washington U. this school year

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:25 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:25:13 GMT
    Commencement at George Washington University is a little over a month away. Sadly, one promising senior won't be receiving his diploma.
    Commencement at George Washington University is a little over a month away. Sadly, one promising senior won't be receiving his diploma.
  • Heroin ring operating across DC region busted

    Heroin ring operating across DC region busted

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:28:21 GMT
    From Mexico to Los Angeles to a master bedroom in Maryland. We are learning fascinating details about an elaborate heroin ring operating across our region and busted by D.C. police and the FBI in late March.
    From Mexico to Los Angeles to a master bedroom in Maryland. We are learning fascinating details about an elaborate heroin ring operating across our region and busted by D.C. police and the FBI in late March.
  • Residents call for help for Northeast DC alley in need of repair

    Residents call for help for Northeast DC alley in need of repair

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:38:19 GMT
    There is a busy alley in Northeast Washington that is in a dreadful state of repair. Residents and business owners have been trying for years to get the city to fix Linden Court. So far, those efforts have failed.
    There is a busy alley in Northeast Washington that is in a dreadful state of repair. Residents and business owners have been trying for years to get the city to fix Linden Court. So far, those efforts have failed.
  • Family questions actions of 2 DC firefighters after death of 51-year-old woman

    Family questions actions of 2 DC firefighters after death of 51-year-old woman

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:10:35 GMT
    The daughters of a Northeast Washington woman are looking for answers after their mother died in her home just hours after an ambulance crew came to help her.
    The daughters of a Northeast Washington woman are looking for answers after their mother died in her home just hours after an ambulance crew came to help her.
  • T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall

    T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-04-15 19:19:47 GMT
    More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex — the king — is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.
    More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex — the king — is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.
  • Tax day freebies

    Tax day freebies

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-04-15 19:11:36 GMT
    The deadline to file your taxes is at midnight and there are some Tax-Day-Freebies to help those last-minute filers.
    The deadline to file your taxes is at midnight and there are some Tax-Day-Freebies to help those last-minute filers.
  • April 15 tax deadline last minute tips and resources

    April 15 tax deadline last minute tips and resources

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:11:23 GMT
    It is April 15. The deadline to file you taxes has arrived. Here are some helpful tips from IRS.gov to help you prepare your tax return.
    It is April 15. The deadline to file you taxes has arrived. Here are some helpful tips from IRS.gov to help you prepare your tax return.
  • Standoff ends in Tysons Corner; subject taken into custody

    Standoff ends in Tysons Corner; subject taken into custody

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:55 AM EDT2014-04-15 13:55:28 GMT
    Fairfax County Police are investigating a standoff in Tysons Corner with a man they say threatened officers. Authorities are on the scene at an apartment building near Greensboro Drive and International Drive.
    Fairfax County Police say a standoff in Tysons Corner has ended after a man allegedly threatened officers.
  • Former Virginia Hospital Center technician charged with raping patient

    Former Virginia Hospital Center technician charged with raping patient

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-15 13:05:25 GMT
    A former Virginia Hospital Center technician has been arrested and charged with rape after a patient says he attacked her while she was being treated in January.
    A former Virginia Hospital Center technician has been arrested and charged with rape after a patient says he attacked her while she was being treated in January.
  • Nobody wants $760 million? IRS poised to keep unclaimed tax refunds

    Nobody wants $760 million? IRS poised to keep unclaimed tax refunds

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:16 AM EDT2014-04-15 11:16:29 GMT
    Taxpayers are about to give the federal government a big, fat Easter egg -- more than three-quarters of a billion dollars in tax revenue that the government technically doesn't deserve.
    Taxpayers are about to give the federal government a big, fat Easter egg -- more than three-quarters of a billion dollars in tax revenue that the government technically doesn't deserve.
  • Lindsay Murphy interviews her husband, Brandon Guyer, as Rays visit Orioles in Baltimore

    Lindsay Murphy interviews her husband, Brandon Guyer, as Rays visit Orioles in Baltimore

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:34:49 GMT
    It's a major league love story that started seven years ago during a television interview with FOX 5's own Lindsay Murphy.
    It's a major league love story that started seven years ago during a television interview with FOX 5's own Lindsay Murphy.
  • Big weather changes coming as rain, freeze watch for Tuesday

    Big weather changes coming as rain, freeze watch for Tuesday

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:07:50 GMT
    Rain will return and the mild spell will dramatically end on Tuesday as a blast of colder air sweeping in from the Plains arrives. The heaviest rain will pour down Tuesday afternoon.
    Rain will return and the mild spell will dramatically end on Tuesday as a blast of colder air sweeping in from the Plains arrives. The heaviest rain will pour down Tuesday afternoon.
  • New technology helps keep track and locate people living with dementia

    New technology helps keep track and locate people living with dementia

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:55:45 GMT
    There is something happening in this country that will drain tax dollars, worry families and even cost lives. As our population ages, the number of people living with dementia is soaring. But new technology could change things for them.
    There is something happening in this country that will drain tax dollars, worry families and even cost lives. As our population ages, the number of people living with dementia is soaring. But new technology could change things for them.
  • Police chief, deputy mayor defend treatment of DC man carried to apartment before being found dead

    Police chief, deputy mayor defend treatment of DC man carried to apartment before being found dead

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:27:45 GMT
    The D.C. man found dead inside his Northwest D.C. apartment just hours after police and firefighters took him there died of “acute ethanol intoxication.” That is what the D.C. medical examiner has ruled -- adding the janitor’s death was an accident. Now, top city officials are defending the way 39-year-old Jose Perez was treated.
    The D.C. man found dead inside his Northwest D.C. apartment just hours after police and firefighters took him there died of “acute ethanol intoxication.” That is what the D.C. medical examiner has ruled -- adding the janitor’s death was an accident. Now, top city officials are defending the way 39-year-old Jose Perez was treated.
  • Kansas Jewish community center shooting suspect had no record of violence

    Kansas Jewish community center shooting suspect had no record of violence

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:48:24 GMT
    Never one to keep his hatred to himself, Frazier Glenn Cross for decades sought out any soapbox to espouse his white-supremacist beliefs, twice running for federal office with campaigns steeped in anti-Semitism.
    Never one to keep his hatred to himself, Frazier Glenn Cross for decades sought out any soapbox to espouse his white-supremacist beliefs, twice running for federal office with campaigns steeped in anti-Semitism.
  • DC Council questions director of DC's Child and Family Services about Relisha Rudd

    DC Council questions director of DC's Child and Family Services about Relisha Rudd

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:19:07 GMT
    There are new questions surrounding the disappearance of 8-year-old Relisha Rudd as the District begins a citywide review of the case. D.C. council members questioned the director of D.C.’s Child and Family Services regarding the girl's disappearance.
    There are new questions surrounding the disappearance of 8-year-old Relisha Rudd as the District begins a citywide review of the case. D.C. council members questioned the director of D.C.’s Child and Family Services regarding the girl's disappearance.
  • Pedestrian struck, fatally injured in College Park

    Pedestrian struck, fatally injured in College Park

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:56 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:56:05 GMT
    Prince George's County Police say a man was fatally injured when he was hit by a car in College Park.
    Prince George's County Police say a man was fatally injured when he was hit by a car in College Park.
  • Md. Gov. O'Malley signs pot decriminalization bill

    Md. Gov. O'Malley signs pot decriminalization bill

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:11:35 GMT
    Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a bill that decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana, starting Oct. 1.
    Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a bill that decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana, starting Oct. 1.
  • Fire damages commercial building in Rockville

    Fire damages commercial building in Rockville

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:17 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:17:55 GMT
    A two-alarm fire heavily damaged a commercial building in Rockville Monday. The fire happened at a building on the 1000 block of Taft Street. The cause of the fire is still being investigated. It is unclear if there are any injuries at this time.
    A two-alarm fire heavily damaged a commercial building in Rockville Monday. The fire happened at a building on the 1000 block of Taft Street. The cause of the fire is still being investigated. It is unclear if there are any injuries at this time.
  • Spring's pollen vortex means allergy season could be more miserable than normal

    Spring's pollen vortex means allergy season could be more miserable than normal

    Monday, April 14 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-04-14 13:09:57 GMT
    Winter's polar vortex has given way to spring's pollen vortex. It's called that because everything is blooming at once and that means allergy season could be even more miserable than normal. Already, pollen.com shows our region in the red zone which means a high pollen count.
    Winter's polar vortex has given way to spring's pollen vortex. It's called that because everything is blooming at once and that means allergy season could be even more miserable than normal. Already, pollen.com shows our region in the red zone which means a high pollen count.
  • Kayaker shot in stomach while on a Maryland creek

    Kayaker shot in stomach while on a Maryland creek

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:02 AM EDT2014-04-14 12:02:47 GMT
    Maryland Natural Resources Police say a northern Virginia kayaker was shot as he paddled on an Anne Arundel County creek.
    Maryland Natural Resources Police say a northern Virginia kayaker was shot as he paddled on an Anne Arundel County creek.
  • Fire destroys house in Waldorf

    Fire destroys house in Waldorf

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:17 AM EDT2014-04-14 11:17:37 GMT
    Investigators say all occupants of a Charles County home are safe after an early morning fire. The fire happened around 5 a.m. at home in the 2900 block of Henry Court in Waldorf, Md.
    Investigators say all occupants of a Charles County home are safe after an early morning fire. The fire happened around 5 a.m. at home in the 2900 block of Henry Court in Waldorf, Md.
  • 3 last-minute tips for tax filers

    3 last-minute tips for tax filers

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:38 AM EDT2014-04-14 10:38:18 GMT
    The clocks ticking: Americans don't have much time left to file their taxes before the April 15 deadline.
    The clocks ticking: Americans don't have much time left to file their taxes before the April 15 deadline.
  • 3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting

    3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting

    Sunday, April 13 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-13 22:42:31 GMT
    Officials say three people were shot and killed this afternoon in suburban Kansas City, and a spokeswoman for a local hospital says a 15-year-old boy is in critical condition.
    Officials say three people were shot and killed this afternoon in suburban Kansas City, and a spokeswoman for a local hospital says a 15-year-old boy is in critical condition.
  • Authorities investigate Va. plane crash, 2 injured

    Authorities investigate Va. plane crash, 2 injured

    Sunday, April 13 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-04-13 18:25:23 GMT
    Authorities are investigating a small plane crash that injured two people in Louisa County.
    Authorities are investigating a small plane crash that injured two people in Louisa County.
  • Man attacked in Frederick, suffers head injuries

    Man attacked in Frederick, suffers head injuries

    Sunday, April 13 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-04-13 18:20:11 GMT
    Frederick police are trying to determine who's responsible for an attack that left a man suffering head trauma. The victim was found shortly after 2:30 a.m. Sunday in a residential neighborhood.
    Frederick police are trying to determine who's responsible for an attack that left a man suffering head trauma. The victim was found shortly after 2:30 a.m. Sunday in a residential neighborhood.
  • Man flies off motorcycle, hit by tractor trailer, died at the scene

    Man flies off motorcycle, hit by tractor trailer, died at the scene

    Sunday, April 13 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-04-13 18:16:11 GMT
    A man on motorcycle was killed last night when he hit the back of a car, flew off his motorcycle and then was hit by a tractor trailer.
    A man on motorcycle was killed last night when he hit the back of a car, flew off his motorcycle and then was hit by a tractor trailer.
  • Man breaks into bar, runs when he sees people inside

    Man breaks into bar, runs when he sees people inside

    Sunday, April 13 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-04-13 17:21:03 GMT
    A man broke into a Maryland bar, but ran away when he saw people inside.
    A man broke into a Maryland bar, but ran away when he saw people inside.
  • Person hit by two cars on New Hampshire Ave is killed

    Person hit by two cars on New Hampshire Ave is killed

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-04-13 15:25:04 GMT
    A person crossing New Hampshire Avenue in Takoma Park, MD was hit and killed by two cars overnight.
    A person crossing New Hampshire Avenue in Takoma Park, MD was hit and killed by two cars overnight.
  • Police Seeking Hit And Run Driver In Fiery Two-Car Crash

    Police Seeking Hit And Run Driver In Fiery Two-Car Crash

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:11:00 GMT
    An adult male, adult female and an 8-month old child were taken to hospitals early this morning with serious trauma injuries after a driver crashed into their car at the intersection of Aspen Hill Road and Parkland Drive.
    An adult male, adult female and an 8-month old child were taken to hospitals early this morning with serious trauma injuries after a driver crashed into their car at the intersection of Aspen Hill Road and Parkland Drive.
  • Baltimore-based cruise ship scrubbed

    Baltimore-based cruise ship scrubbed

    Saturday, April 12 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-12 22:43:04 GMT
    The cruise ship "Grandeur of the Seas" delayed it's departure from Baltimore by a few hours, Saturday, to give cleaning crews more time to scrub-down the vessel.
    The cruise ship "Grandeur of the Seas" delayed it's departure from Baltimore by a few hours, Saturday, to give cleaning crews more time to scrub-down the vessel.
  • Adult male stabbed blocks from Cherry Blossom Parade

    Adult male stabbed blocks from Cherry Blossom Parade

    Saturday, April 12 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-04-12 17:31:13 GMT
    The DC Police Department confirms a man was stabbed Saturday morning just blocks from the Cherry Blossom Parade route. The incident occurred just after 11:00 this morning at 2nd Street and Constitution ave. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. DC Police have not yet released a suspect description. .
    The DC Police Department confirms a man was stabbed Saturday morning just blocks from the Cherry Blossom Parade route. The incident occurred just after 11:00 this morning at 2nd Street and Constitution ave. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. DC Police have not yet released a suspect description. .
  • Cherry Blossom Parade draws thousands in DC

    Cherry Blossom Parade draws thousands in DC

    Saturday, April 12 2014 1:29 PM EDT2014-04-12 17:29:29 GMT
    The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade and a Japanese street festival are bringing a finale to three weeks of events as the cherry blossom trees are in full bloom.
    The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade and a Japanese street festival are bringing a finale to three weeks of events as the cherry blossom trees are in full bloom.
  • Va. college 'free-speech zones' latest to fall

    Va. college 'free-speech zones' latest to fall

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:53 AM EDT2014-04-12 15:53:45 GMT
    The latest in a string of successful court challenges to college "free speech zones" is unfolding in Virginia.
    The latest in a string of successful court challenges to college "free speech zones" is unfolding in Virginia.
  • Latest Maryland and Delaware news, sports, business and entertainment

    Latest Maryland and Delaware news, sports, business and entertainment

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-04-12 15:36:17 GMT
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says passengers on a cruise ship that sailed out of Baltimore became sick on board during two consecutive voyages.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says passengers on a cruise ship that sailed out of Baltimore became sick on board during two consecutive voyages.
  • Kennedy Center hosts break dancing competition

    Kennedy Center hosts break dancing competition

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-04-12 15:18:09 GMT
    Break dancing will find an unexpected home in Washington this weekend.
    Break dancing will find an unexpected home in Washington this weekend.
  • Cherry blossom, World Bank events close DC roads

    Cherry blossom, World Bank events close DC roads

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-04-12 15:16:50 GMT
    April 8, 2014 (Photo by Emily Stone/FOX 5)April 8, 2014 (Photo by Emily Stone/FOX 5)
    District of Columbia police are warning of street closures and possible traffic delays this weekend due to the National Cherry Blossom Festival and events at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank complex.
    District of Columbia police are warning of street closures and possible traffic delays this weekend due to the National Cherry Blossom Festival and events at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank complex.
  • Cherry Blossom Parade draws thousands in DC

    Cherry Blossom Parade draws thousands in DC

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-04-12 15:15:17 GMT
    The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade is bringing a finale to three weeks of events as the cherry blossom trees are in full bloom.
    The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade is bringing a finale to three weeks of events as the cherry blossom trees are in full bloom.
  • FBI agents shoot, kill man in Owings Mills, Md.

    FBI agents shoot, kill man in Owings Mills, Md.

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-04-12 15:13:42 GMT
    Baltimore County police say a man is dead after FBI agents opened fire on the person in a busy shopping area in Owings Mills.
    Baltimore County police say a man is dead after FBI agents opened fire on the person in a busy shopping area in Owings Mills.
  • Man arrested in 2010 sexual assault of pregnant woman

    Man arrested in 2010 sexual assault of pregnant woman

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:58:06 GMT
    Montgomery County police say they’ve arrested one of two men accused of sexually assaulting a pregnant woman in 2010. They say Jose Antonio Quintano-Claros fled the country after the attack, but he is now being held on $10 million bond.
    Montgomery County police say they’ve arrested one of two men accused of sexually assaulting a pregnant woman in 2010. They say Jose Antonio Quintano-Claros fled the country after the attack, but he is now being held on $10 million bond.
  • Dump truck driver issued summons in crash that killed mom of 3

    Dump truck driver issued summons in crash that killed mom of 3

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:50:55 GMT
    Arlington County police say the driver of a commercial dump truck who hit and killed a mother as she tried to put one of her three children into a car seat was issued a summons Friday.  The maximum penalty he'll face is 10 days in jail or a $100 fine. 
    Arlington County police say the driver of a commercial dump truck who hit and killed a mother as she tried to put one of her three children into a car seat was issued a summons Friday.  The maximum penalty he'll face is 10 days in jail or a $100 fine. 
  • Gallaudet DE Adam Talaat works out for NFL scouts at Pro Day

    Gallaudet DE Adam Talaat works out for NFL scouts at Pro Day

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:08:18 GMT
    Gallaudet defensive end Adam Talaat won just about every award he could as a senior, but this week, he took his football future to the next level. On Wednesday, Adam worked out at the school’s first-ever Pro Day in hopes of being the first NFL star to come from the only college in the world that is dedicated to students who are deaf or hard of hearing.
    Gallaudet defensive end Adam Talaat won just about every award he could as a senior, but this week, he took his football future to the next level. On Wednesday, Adam worked out at the school’s first-ever Pro Day in hopes of being the first NFL star to come from the only college in the world that is dedicated to students who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  • D.C. fire chief proposes removing two trucks from service in Shaw

    D.C. fire chief proposes removing two trucks from service in Shaw

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:53:18 GMT
    D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe wants to increase the number of ambulances in the District during peak call times. Part of his plan to do that involves removing two fire engines from service in the Shaw neighborhood.
    D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe wants to increase the number of ambulances in the District during peak call times. Part of his plan to do that involves removing two fire engines from service in the Shaw neighborhood.
  • Tree crushes Va. woman's home, but she keeps giving back

    Tree crushes Va. woman's home, but she keeps giving back

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:44:49 GMT
    Pam Johnson’s home was crushed when a giant tree came crashing down on it during a recent storm. But even though she’s been dealt a difficult hand recently, it hasn’t stopped her from being there for those who count on her, too.
    Pam Johnson’s home was crushed when a giant tree came crashing down on it during a recent storm. But even though she’s been dealt a difficult hand recently, it hasn’t stopped her from being there for those who count on her, too.
  • Study: 47 percent of area bus stops fail ADA standards

    Study: 47 percent of area bus stops fail ADA standards

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:42:31 GMT
    Nearly half the bus stops in metropolitan Washington are not easily accessible for people with disabilities.  That’s the conclusion of a new study by Metro.
    Nearly half the bus stops in metropolitan Washington are not easily accessible for people with disabilities.  That’s the conclusion of a new study by Metro.
  • Driver of dump truck issued summons after killing Arlington mom

    Driver of dump truck issued summons after killing Arlington mom

    Friday, April 11 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-04-11 18:24:12 GMT
    A daily task for many people in this Arlington community became a deadly one Monday morning. Arlington County police say 39-year-old Jennifer Lawson died after being hit by a commercial dump truck while putting her child into their minivan.
    A daily task for many people in this Arlington community became a deadly one Monday morning. Arlington County police say 39-year-old Jennifer Lawson died after being hit by a commercial dump truck while putting her child into their minivan.
  • Navajo Council, UN expert criticize Redskins name

    Navajo Council, UN expert criticize Redskins name

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:54:01 GMT
    The Navajo Nation Council voted to oppose the use of the Washington Redskins name, while a United Nations human rights expert said separately that the term is inextricably linked to a history of suffering and dispossession.
    The Navajo Nation Council voted to oppose the use of the Washington Redskins name, while a United Nations human rights expert said separately that the term is inextricably linked to a history of suffering and dispossession.
  • Obama announces Sebelius resignation, successor

    Obama announces Sebelius resignation, successor

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:37 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:37:44 GMT
    President Barack Obama says he's nominating his budget director, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, to succeed Kathleen Sebelius as Health and Human Services secretary. The Cabinet shuffle lets Obama put a new face on his new health care law.
    President Barack Obama praised outgoing Health and Human Secretary Kathleen Sebelius for helping to steer his health care law's comeback after a rocky rollout, even as he nominated a successor aimed at helping the White House move past the political damage.
  • Sebelius: Work at HHS is the 'cause of my life'

    Sebelius: Work at HHS is the 'cause of my life'

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:36:52 GMT
    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says the government is making tremendous progress toward fixing what she called a broken health system. Sebelius commented Friday after President Barack Obama announced her resignation after five years in his Cabinet. The former Kansas governor was blamed for the disastrous start to sign-ups for coverage under Obama's health care law.
    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says the government is making tremendous progress toward fixing what she called a broken health system. Sebelius commented Friday after President Barack Obama announced her resignation after five years in his Cabinet. The former Kansas governor was blamed for the disastrous start to sign-ups for coverage under Obama's health care law.
  • Sebelius, a lightning rod for critics, resigns

    Sebelius, a lightning rod for critics, resigns

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:57 AM EDT2014-04-11 14:57:24 GMT
    For five years, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has been a lightning rod for critics of President Barack Obama's health care law. But with sign-ups exceeding expectations and a new face soon to be in charge at HHS, the White House is eager to see if the poisonous atmosphere might give way to more pragmatic efforts aimed at fixing problems with the nation's newest social program.
    For five years, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has been a lightning rod for critics of President Barack Obama's health care law. But with sign-ups exceeding expectations and a new face soon to be in charge at HHS, the White House is eager to see if the poisonous atmosphere might give way to more pragmatic efforts aimed at fixing problems with the nation's newest social program.
  • Store where gunman killed 2, self to reopen

    Store where gunman killed 2, self to reopen

    Friday, April 11 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-04-11 13:34:06 GMT
    COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) -- A spokeswoman for the company that owns a store in Columbia Mall where a gunman killed two employees before fatally shooting himself says it will reopen. Kat Spellman, a spokeswoman for Zumiez, a skateboarding and snowboarding store, said in an email Thursday that the company plans to reopen the store in mid to late May. Two employees at Zumiez, 21-year-old Brianna Benlolo and 25-year-old Tyler Johnson, were killed Jan. 25. Police say 19-year-old Darion Aguilar sh...
    A spokeswoman for the company that owns a store in Columbia Mall where a gunman killed two employees before fatally shooting himself says it will reopen. Kat Spellman, a spokeswoman for Zumiez, a skateboarding and snowboarding store, said in an email Thursday that the company plans to reopen the store in mid to late May.
  • At least 9 dead as bus, truck crash in California

    At least 9 dead as bus, truck crash in California

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:36 AM EDT2014-04-11 11:36:48 GMT
    At least nine people were killed and dozens injured in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 in Northern California after a FedEx truck collided with a tour bus carrying high school students, authorities said.
    At least nine people were killed and dozens injured in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 in Northern California after a FedEx truck collided with a tour bus carrying high school students, authorities said.
  • Amazon: If you’re not happy - we will give you $5,000 to quit

    Amazon: If you’re not happy - we will give you $5,000 to quit

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-04-11 11:21:51 GMT
    Online retailer Amazon says if you’re not happy - we will give you $5,000 to quit. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders discussed the program called Pay to Quit.
    Online retailer Amazon says if you’re not happy - we will give you $5,000 to quit. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders discussed the program called Pay to Quit.
  • Google to sell wearable glasses during test program

    Google to sell wearable glasses during test program

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:57 AM EDT2014-04-11 10:57:47 GMT
    Google will begin taking orders online for its new Glass Explorer program. The explorers will test out the new wearable Glass device for a fee of $1500. You can join the team this Tuesday when a limited number of Google Glasses will be available.
    Google will begin taking orders online for its new Glass Explorer program. The explorers will test out the new wearable Glass device for a fee of $1500. You can join the team this Tuesday when a limited number of Google Glasses will be available.
  • Crowds expected over weekend as cherry blossoms reach peak bloom

    Crowds expected over weekend as cherry blossoms reach peak bloom

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:56 AM EDT2014-04-11 09:56:29 GMT
    Washington's famous cherry blossom trees reached peak bloom Thursday, just in time to provide a colorful finale to the city's spring festival, the National Park Service said. Park officials had predicted the peak bloom would arrive between April 8 and April 12, and they bloomed on target.
    Washington's famous cherry blossom trees reached peak bloom Thursday, just in time to provide a colorful finale to the city's spring festival, the National Park Service said. Park officials had predicted the peak bloom would arrive between April 8 and April 12, and they bloomed on target.
  • Women being targeted by purse thieves at DC bus stops

    Women being targeted by purse thieves at DC bus stops

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-04-11 03:02:44 GMT
    Criminals are targeting women near bus stops in the District. D.C. police are investigating a string of robberies along with Metro Transit Police. They say the suspects snatched purses from victims at three locations Tuesday morning.
    Criminals are targeting women near bus stops in the District. D.C. police are investigating a string of robberies along with Metro Transit Police. They say the suspects snatched purses from victims at three locations Tuesday morning.
  • Some residents unhappy with noise, pollution coming from neighboring National Harbor

    Some residents unhappy with noise, pollution coming from neighboring National Harbor

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-04-11 02:45:16 GMT
    Some residents in Fort Washington are calling National Harbor – “National Horror.” They say it's because the multi-million dollar development has been a bad neighbor with constant noise issues, traffic and pollution.
    Some residents in Fort Washington are calling National Harbor – “National Horror.” They say it's because the multi-million dollar development has been a bad neighbor with constant noise issues, traffic and pollution.
  • Phase 1 of Metro Silver Line construction done

    Phase 1 of Metro Silver Line construction done

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:49:28 GMT
    The contractor building the Silver Line says it has completed the first phase of the project, which includes five stations taking Metro riders from East Falls Church to Wiehle Avenue in Reston.
    The contractor building the Silver Line says it has completed the first phase of the project, which includes five stations taking Metro riders from East Falls Church to Wiehle Avenue in Reston.
  • Md. encouraging people to help reduce invasive catfish with new campaign

    Md. encouraging people to help reduce invasive catfish with new campaign

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:36:57 GMT
    Move over Snakeheads. Blue and flathead catfish are now competing for title of most hated fish in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
    Move over Snakeheads. Blue and flathead catfish are now competing for title of most hated fish in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
  • New DC ambulance redeployment plan moves ladder truck, engine out of growing community

    New DC ambulance redeployment plan moves ladder truck, engine out of growing community

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:17:26 GMT
    D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe has come up with a new ambulance redeployment plan. It is now under review by the D.C. council, which has scheduled a public hearing for Friday.
    D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe has come up with a new ambulance redeployment plan. It is now under review by the D.C. council, which has scheduled a public hearing for Friday.
  • FBI investigates man in University of Maryland data disclosure

    FBI investigates man in University of Maryland data disclosure

    Thursday, April 10 2014 4:46 PM EDT2014-04-10 20:46:01 GMT
    Court documents show the FBI is investigating a computer worker in connection with the online disclosure last month of University of Maryland President Wallace Loh's Social Security and cellphone numbers.
    Court documents show the FBI is investigating a computer worker in connection with the online disclosure last month of University of Maryland President Wallace Loh's Social Security and cellphone numbers.
  • FBI adds William Bradford Bishop, Jr. to Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list

    FBI adds William Bradford Bishop, Jr. to Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list

    Thursday, April 10 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:14:12 GMT
    A diplomat suspected of killing his wife, mother and three sons in 1976 was added to the FBI's list of "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives" on Thursday, bringing new attention to a case that has long frustrated authorities.
    A diplomat suspected of killing his wife, mother and three sons in 1976 was added to the FBI's list of "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives" on Thursday, bringing new attention to a case that has long frustrated authorities.
  • Cherry blossoms reach peak bloom on target in DC

    Cherry blossoms reach peak bloom on target in DC

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-04-10 16:44:14 GMT
    Washington's famous cherry blossom trees reached peak bloom Thursday, just in time to provide a colorful finale to the city's spring festival, the National Park Service said. Park officials had predicted the peak bloom would arrive between April 8 and April 12, and they bloomed on target. Peak bloom means at least 70 percent of the trees around the Tidal Basin are blossoming with pink and white flowers. The Yoshino cherry trees usually bloom for seven t...
    Washington's famous cherry blossom trees reached peak bloom Thursday, just in time to provide a colorful finale to the city's spring festival, the National Park Service said. Park officials had predicted the peak bloom would arrive between April 8 and April 12, and they bloomed on target. Peak bloom means at least 70 percent of the trees around the Tidal Basin are blossoming with pink and white flowers. The Yoshino cherry trees usually bloom for seven t...
  • Police warn bumper sticker stick figures are seen by everyone - including burglars, child predators

    Police warn bumper sticker stick figures are seen by everyone - including burglars, child predators

    Thursday, April 10 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-04-10 13:09:57 GMT
    Police are warning people about bumper sticker stick figures that portray the makeup of a family. Authorities say the stickers could be offering too much personal information that predators can use to rob or injure people.
    Police are warning people about bumper sticker stick figures that portray the makeup of a family. Authorities say the stickers could be offering too much personal information that predators can use to rob or injure people.
  • Lt. gov to lead Va. mental health task force

    Lt. gov to lead Va. mental health task force

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-04-10 12:37:14 GMT
    Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam will lead a state task force on mental health. Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order Wednesday extending a task force first created by former Gov. Bob McDonnell last year following the suicide of a state senator's son.
    Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam will lead a state task force on mental health. Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order Wednesday extending a task force first created by former Gov. Bob McDonnell last year following the suicide of a state senator's son.
  • Video: Rat invades New York City subway train

    Video: Rat invades New York City subway train

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:57 AM EDT2014-04-10 10:57:46 GMT
    Some New Yorkers aren't as tough as advertised. There were screams of panic when a rat was seen scurrying on a subway train in lower Manhattan on Monday. The video, shot by a 28-year-old man, has since gone viral with over one million views. Online:
    Some New Yorkers aren't as tough as advertised. There were screams of panic when a rat was seen scurrying on a subway train in lower Manhattan on Monday. The video, shot by a 28-year-old man, has since gone viral with over one million views. Online:
  • Loudoun Co. teachers notified of possible job cuts due to budget deficit

    Loudoun Co. teachers notified of possible job cuts due to budget deficit

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-04-10 03:05:57 GMT
    A wave of panic set in across Loudoun County on Wednesday as 5,800 teachers and administrators received letters warning them of possible job cuts.
    A wave of panic set in across Loudoun County on Wednesday as 5,800 teachers and administrators received letters warning them of possible job cuts.
  • People camping out for coveted Georgetown liquor license

    People camping out for coveted Georgetown liquor license

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-04-10 02:33:24 GMT
    It looked like a protest or a line for tickets outside the Reeves Municipal Center on 14th and U Streets in Northwest D.C. Wednesday evening. Instead, it was a group of people camping out in hopes of scoring a coveted Georgetown liquor license.
    It looked like a protest or a line for tickets outside the Reeves Municipal Center on 14th and U Streets in Northwest D.C. Wednesday evening. Instead, it was a group of people camping out in hopes of scoring a coveted Georgetown liquor license.
  • Suspects in robbery of Mount Rainier food co-op caught on surveillance video

    Suspects in robbery of Mount Rainier food co-op caught on surveillance video

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-04-10 01:58:03 GMT
    Prince George's County police are trying to track down two suspects seen robbing the Glut Food Co-op on 34th Street Monday afternoon at gunpoint.
    Prince George's County police are trying to track down two suspects seen robbing the Glut Food Co-op on 34th Street Monday afternoon at gunpoint.
  • New grilled cheese DC restaurant already drawing long lines

    New grilled cheese DC restaurant already drawing long lines

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 9:10 PM EDT2014-04-10 01:10:15 GMT
    It's a treat many of us associate with childhood. But the grilled cheese sandwich is for grownups, too. In fact, cheesy deliciousness had people lining up Wednesday in downtown D.C. outside a restaurant that hasn't even opened yet.
    It's a treat many of us associate with childhood. But the grilled cheese sandwich is for grownups, too. In fact, cheesy deliciousness had people lining up Wednesday in downtown D.C. outside a restaurant that hasn't even opened yet.
  • Review of missing Relisha Rudd case ordered by DC mayor

    Review of missing Relisha Rudd case ordered by DC mayor

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 8:06 PM EDT2014-04-10 00:06:38 GMT
    A review of the case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd has been ordered by D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. Gray says he has directed two deputy mayors to conduct a review and to make recommendations about reforms.
    A review of the case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd has been ordered by D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. Gray says he has directed two deputy mayors to conduct a review and to make recommendations about reforms.
  • Oakton neighborhood pond search connected to Alexandria murder investigation

    Oakton neighborhood pond search connected to Alexandria murder investigation

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:29 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:29:26 GMT
    Federal agents were out in Oakton, Va., on Wednesday following a new lead in one of three unsolved murder investigations from Alexandria.
    Federal agents were out in Oakton, Va., on Wednesday following a new lead in one of three unsolved murder investigations from Alexandria.
  • DC fire lieutenant at center of Cecil Mills death probe may retire without punishment

    DC fire lieutenant at center of Cecil Mills death probe may retire without punishment

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:52:39 GMT
    The D.C. fire lieutenant at the center of the investigation into the death of Cecil Mills has gotten the signatures she needs to retire.
    The D.C. fire lieutenant at the center of the investigation into the death of Cecil Mills has gotten the signatures she needs to retire.
  • Md. customers accepting 'smart meters'

    Md. customers accepting 'smart meters'

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-04-09 21:43:46 GMT
    For the last couple of years, electric utilities in Maryland have been replacing conventional meters at the homes of residential customers with "smart meters." The new meters send wireless signals to the company, typically once a day.
    For the last couple of years, electric utilities in Maryland have been replacing conventional meters at the homes of residential customers with "smart meters." The new meters send wireless signals to the company, typically once a day.
  • Tattooed suspect sought by police for stealing gun

    Tattooed suspect sought by police for stealing gun

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-04-09 21:04:53 GMT
    Prince George’s County police are asking for the public’s help in finding a very unique-looking suspect.
    Prince George’s County police are asking for the public’s help in finding a very unique-looking suspect.
  • FOX 5 expands 'Good Day DC,' adds Saturday morning news

    FOX 5 expands 'Good Day DC,' adds Saturday morning news

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-04-09 20:51:02 GMT
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    FOX 5 will add eight hours of news per week to its local lineup, including an extra hour of Good Day D.C. every weekday and FOX 5 News Morning Sunday, and a two-hour Saturday morning newscast. 
    FOX 5 will add eight hours of news per week to its local lineup, including an extra hour of Good Day D.C. every weekday and FOX 5 News Morning Sunday, and a two-hour Saturday morning newscast. 
  • Man fatally shoots ex-wife, himself in Fort Washington

    Man fatally shoots ex-wife, himself in Fort Washington

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-04-09 20:36:16 GMT
    Prince George's County Police say a man shot and killed his ex-wife in the parking lot of her apartment and then killed himself.
    Prince George's County Police say a man shot and killed his ex-wife in the parking lot of her apartment and then killed himself.
  • Rep. Jim Moran loses bid to boost lawmakers' pay

    Rep. Jim Moran loses bid to boost lawmakers' pay

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-04-09 20:20:43 GMT
    A retiring congressman has lost his quixotic bid to give members of Congress $25 a day to help with their living expenses in Washington.
    A retiring congressman has lost his quixotic bid to give members of Congress $25 a day to help with their living expenses in Washington.
  • Redskins 2014 preseason schedule released

    Redskins 2014 preseason schedule released

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-04-09 19:43:59 GMT
    The NFL has released the 2014 preseason schedule and the Washington Redskins will start the preseason at home against the New England Patriots.
    The NFL has released the 2014 preseason schedule and the Washington Redskins will start the preseason at home against the New England Patriots.
  • PHOTOS: 2014 DC Cherry Blossoms

    PHOTOS: 2014 DC Cherry Blossoms

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 2:48 PM EDT2014-04-09 18:48:00 GMT
    The cherry blossoms are out in downtown D.C., and there's nothing like them!  Check out some of the best photos we've received from viewers, and from our FOX 5 crew here. 
    The cherry blossoms are out in downtown D.C., and there's nothing like them!  Check out some of the best photos we've received from viewers, and from our FOX 5 crew here. 
  • DC Cherry Blossom Guide: What you need to know in 2014!

    DC Cherry Blossom Guide: What you need to know in 2014!

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-04-09 16:58:49 GMT
    Are you Cherry Blossom bound?  You should be! The National Cherry Blossom Festival is right in our backyard, and we've got all the details you need to know to make your visit the best ever.
    Are you Cherry Blossom bound?  You should be! The National Cherry Blossom Festival is right in our backyard, and we've got all the details you need to know to make your visit the best ever.
  • Cherry blossom trees coming into peak bloom

    Cherry blossom trees coming into peak bloom

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-04-09 15:05:13 GMT
    The beautiful cherry blossom trees around the Tidal Basin are coming into peak bloom. FOX 5 wants to see your cherry blossom pictures!
    The beautiful cherry blossom trees around the Tidal Basin are coming into peak bloom. FOX 5 wants to see your cherry blossom pictures!
  • Secret Service agents moved after troubles

    Secret Service agents moved after troubles

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-04-09 12:22:53 GMT
    The Secret Service has reassigned agents from its special operations division, including the top agent there, after a pair of embarrassing incidents earlier this year. The division has also changed the rules about when agents are allowed to drink before duty and on presidential trips.
    The Secret Service has reassigned agents from its special operations division, including the top agent there, after a pair of embarrassing incidents earlier this year. The division has also changed the rules about when agents are allowed to drink before duty and on presidential trips.
  • Silver Spring Transit Center facing another delay

    Silver Spring Transit Center facing another delay

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-04-09 03:44:21 GMT
    The long overdue Silver Spring Transit Center is facing another setback. On Tuesday, the Montgomery County Executive's Office briefed council members about the project and it turns out it may not open until the end of the year at the earliest.
    The long overdue Silver Spring Transit Center is facing another setback. On Tuesday, the Montgomery County Executive's Office briefed council members about the project and it turns out it may not open until the end of the year at the earliest.
  • Bowie grandmother viciously attacked by neighbor's dog

    Bowie grandmother viciously attacked by neighbor's dog

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-09 03:17:11 GMT
    Prince George’s County's Animal Management Division is deciding the fate of an American bulldog after it mauled a grandmother in Bowie Sunday night.
    Prince George’s County's Animal Management Division is deciding the fate of an American bulldog after it mauled a grandmother in Bowie Sunday night.
  • Md. off-duty officer recalls pulling boy out from underneath school bus

    Md. off-duty officer recalls pulling boy out from underneath school bus

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-04-09 02:32:03 GMT
    It was a scary accident that sent a 7-year-old student to the hospital after he was struck by a school bus in Beltsville, Md. But a bystander was there to help pull the boy out from under the school bus.
    It was a scary accident that sent a 7-year-old student to the hospital after he was struck by a school bus in Beltsville, Md. But a bystander was there to help pull the boy out from under the school bus.
  • DC considering surge fare rates for taxicab drivers

    DC considering surge fare rates for taxicab drivers

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-09 00:02:26 GMT
    Mobile app car service companies like Uber are changing the way cab service is carried out. With a push of the button, a car is on the way. For some cab drivers, the competition hurts.
    Mobile app car service companies like Uber are changing the way cab service is carried out. With a push of the button, a car is on the way. For some cab drivers, the competition hurts.
  • Laura's Likes: Spring Fashion

    Laura's Likes: Spring Fashion

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:59:20 GMT
    Spring is in the air, so it’s probably time to add a little pizzazz to your wardrobe. We all need a little fashion pick-me-up every once in a while and spring is a good time to do that. So I’ve found some products that I like to get us refreshed.
    Spring is in the air, so it’s probably time to add a little pizzazz to your wardrobe. We all need a little fashion pick-me-up every once in a while and spring is a good time to do that. So I’ve found some products that I like to get us refreshed.
  • Property tax hike possible in Fairfax County

    Property tax hike possible in Fairfax County

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:24:36 GMT
    There is a distinct possibility that the property tax rate in Fairfax County could soon be going up. But before that happens, the Board of Supervisors will hear from taxpayers and stakeholders.
    There is a distinct possibility that the property tax rate in Fairfax County could soon be going up. But before that happens, the Board of Supervisors will hear from taxpayers and stakeholders.
  • Va. daycare workers indicted on nearly 100 charges in child abuse case

    Va. daycare workers indicted on nearly 100 charges in child abuse case

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-04-08 21:37:56 GMT
    A grand jury in Prince William County has indicted two former daycare workers on 96 combined charges related to child abuse, assault, battery and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
    A grand jury in Prince William County has indicted two former daycare workers on 96 combined charges related to child abuse, assault, battery and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
  • Money flies from car of fleeing bank robber

    Money flies from car of fleeing bank robber

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-04-08 20:35:03 GMT
    Prince George's County Police say money flew from the car of a bank robber driving away from the scene.
    Prince George's County Police say money flew from the car of a bank robber driving away from the scene.
  • 2 escape Prince George's Co. townhouse fire

    2 escape Prince George's Co. townhouse fire

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-04-08 20:01:57 GMT
    Prince George's County fire officials say working smoke detectors helped two people escape a two-alarm fire that gutted a town house in Kettering.
    Prince George's County fire officials say working smoke detectors helped two people escape a two-alarm fire that gutted a town house in Kettering.
  • Md. man, 82, charged in wife's shooting death

    Md. man, 82, charged in wife's shooting death

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:45:28 GMT
    Baltimore County police say an 82-year-old Monkton man has been charged in the shooting death of his 78-year-old wife at their home.
    Baltimore County police say an 82-year-old Monkton man has been charged in the shooting death of his 78-year-old wife at their home.
  • Small plane crashes, overturns at Leesburg airport; pilot not injured

    Small plane crashes, overturns at Leesburg airport; pilot not injured

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:37:02 GMT
    Virginia State Police say a pilot escaped injury when his small plane crashed at an airport in Leesburg.
    Virginia State Police say a pilot escaped injury when his small plane crashed at an airport in Leesburg.
  • Ex-Marine guilty of murder, could face execution

    Ex-Marine guilty of murder, could face execution

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:26 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:26:33 GMT
    An ex-Marine has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2009 slaying of a fellow service member, and now faces a possible death sentence.
    An ex-Marine has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2009 slaying of a fellow service member, and now faces a possible death sentence.
  • American imprisoned in Cuba begins hunger strike

    American imprisoned in Cuba begins hunger strike

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:17:42 GMT
    An American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years after illegally setting up Internet access on the island is on a hunger strike, according to a statement his lawyer released Tuesday.
    An American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years after illegally setting up Internet access on the island is on a hunger strike, according to a statement his lawyer released Tuesday.
  • Police find bags of marijuana in toilet during search of home

    Police find bags of marijuana in toilet during search of home

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-04-08 17:30:38 GMT
    Police say a woman tried to flush bags full of marijuana down the toilet as officers searched a house in Prince George’s County.
    Police say a woman tried to flush bags full of marijuana down the toilet as officers searched a house in Prince George’s County.
  • Passenger arrested at BWI for allegedly having loaded handgun in carry-on

    Passenger arrested at BWI for allegedly having loaded handgun in carry-on

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-04-08 15:46:19 GMT
    A passenger was arrested at a D.C. area airport over the weekend after security screeners say they spotted a handgun in the man’s carry-on bag. The incident happened Sunday afternoon at a checkpoint X-ray machine at Baltimore Washington International.
    A passenger was arrested at a D.C. area airport over the weekend after security screeners say they spotted a handgun in the man’s carry-on bag. The incident happened Sunday afternoon at a checkpoint X-ray machine at Baltimore Washington International.
  • 2 charged in fatal shooting of boy in Orange Co.

    2 charged in fatal shooting of boy in Orange Co.

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-04-08 15:24:17 GMT
    Two people face child abuse and neglect charges stemming from the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old boy in Orange County. The Orange County Sheriff's Office says the shooting occurred late Sunday night at a residence on Matthews Mill Road.
    Two people face child abuse and neglect charges stemming from the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old boy in Orange County. The Orange County Sheriff's Office says the shooting occurred late Sunday night at a residence on Matthews Mill Road.
  • Lawyer: Autopsy shows woman killed by police on Capitol Hill shot 5 times

    Lawyer: Autopsy shows woman killed by police on Capitol Hill shot 5 times

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:52 AM EDT2014-04-08 12:52:26 GMT
    The attorney for the family of a Connecticut woman killed by police on Capitol Hill six months ago says her autopsy found she was shot multiple times from behind, including a shot to the back of the head.
    The attorney for the family of a Connecticut woman killed by police on Capitol Hill six months ago says her autopsy found she was shot multiple times from behind, including a shot to the back of the head.
  • Police: Altercation in Md. House office building

    Police: Altercation in Md. House office building

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:43 AM EDT2014-04-08 10:43:08 GMT
    Emergency crews transported a victim and his attacker from the office building for the Maryland House of Delegates in Annapolis Monday night after a frightening fight.
    Emergency crews transported a victim and his attacker from the office building for the Maryland House of Delegates in Annapolis Monday night after a frightening fight.
  • New exhibit features mementos from Boston Marathon bombing memorial

    New exhibit features mementos from Boston Marathon bombing memorial

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 5:37 AM EDT2014-04-08 09:37:10 GMT
    From the survivors, to Bostonians, to those who watched the carnage of the Boston Marathon bombing on televisions around the world, people sought a way to show their support for the victims and the city of Boston. Mail poured in from across the globe. A memorial grew in the city's Copley Square, just past the finish line. People left heartfelt notes of sympathy and shared grief. Hundreds of running shoes were hung in tribute. Stuffed animals, hats and t-shirts surrounded a group o...
    From the survivors, to Bostonians, to those who watched the carnage of the Boston Marathon bombing on televisions around the world, people sought a way to show their support for the victims and the city of Boston. Mail poured in from across the globe. A memorial grew in the city's Copley Square, just past the finish line. People left heartfelt notes of sympathy and shared grief. Hundreds of running shoes were hung in tribute. Stuffed animals, hats and t-shirts surrounded a group o...
  • 2 joggers sexually assaulted at Frederick County park

    2 joggers sexually assaulted at Frederick County park

    Monday, April 7 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-04-08 03:43:11 GMT
    Maryland State Police are searching for a suspect after two women were sexually assaulted along a trail at Walkersville Community Park in Walkersville.
    Maryland State Police are searching for a suspect after two women were sexually assaulted along a trail at Walkersville Community Park in Walkersville.
  • Afghanistan war veteran and military working dog reunite after years apart

    Afghanistan war veteran and military working dog reunite after years apart

    Monday, April 7 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-04-08 03:18:15 GMT
    An Afghanistan war veteran who was seriously hurt on the front lines returned to the United States without his beloved Army combat dog specially trained to sniff out bombs. After years apart, they are back together again.
    An Afghanistan war veteran who was seriously hurt on the front lines returned to the United States without his beloved Army combat dog specially trained to sniff out bombs. After years apart, they are back together again.
  • Judge rejects request to dismiss Chris Brown assault case

    Judge rejects request to dismiss Chris Brown assault case

    Monday, April 7 2014 10:08 PM EDT2014-04-08 02:08:25 GMT
    Singer Chris Brown's assault case is going forward after a judge in Washington on Monday rejected a request to dismiss it.
    Singer Chris Brown's assault case is going forward after a judge in Washington on Monday rejected a request to dismiss it.
  • Man arrested for University of Maryland peeping tom incident

    Man arrested for University of Maryland peeping tom incident

    Monday, April 7 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-04-08 01:02:21 GMT
    A 21-year-old man has been arrested for an April 2nd peeping tom incident inside a women’s bathroom at the University of Maryland.
    A 21-year-old man has been arrested for an April 2nd peeping tom incident inside a women’s bathroom at the University of Maryland.
  • Md. lawmakers approve marijuana decriminalization, minimum wage increase

    Md. lawmakers approve marijuana decriminalization, minimum wage increase

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-04-08 00:59:55 GMT
    The Maryland General Assembly on Monday gave final approval to incremental increases in the state's minimum wage over several years to $10.10 by 2018 and to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession.
    The Maryland General Assembly on Monday gave final approval to incremental increases in the state's minimum wage over several years to $10.10 by 2018 and to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession.
  • Maryland passes distracted driving bill known as Jake's Law

    Maryland passes distracted driving bill known as Jake's Law

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-04-08 00:23:25 GMT
    A measure to increase penalties for distracted driving that cause serious accidents has been passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
    A measure to increase penalties for distracted driving that cause serious accidents has been passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
  • Md. lawmakers reach compromise on medical marijuana

    Md. lawmakers reach compromise on medical marijuana

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-04-08 00:19:36 GMT
    The House and Senate have reached a final agreement on plans to make medical marijuana more widely available.
    The House and Senate have reached a final agreement on plans to make medical marijuana more widely available.
  • DC residents press city for action to slow down traffic on Arkansas Avenue

    DC residents press city for action to slow down traffic on Arkansas Avenue

    Monday, April 7 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-04-07 23:42:23 GMT
    Residents called FOX 5 for help on what they are calling a public safety issue. They live along Arkansas Avenue in Northwest D.C. It is an area that has homes, schools, and many children at play, but they say despite their best efforts, they can't get D.C. officials to help slow down traffic on the street.
    Residents called FOX 5 for help on what they are calling a public safety issue. They live along Arkansas Avenue in Northwest D.C. It is an area that has homes, schools, and many children at play, but they say despite their best efforts, they can't get D.C. officials to help slow down traffic on the street.
  • 'New aura' as Redskins start work under Gruden

    'New aura' as Redskins start work under Gruden

    Monday, April 7 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-04-07 23:37:37 GMT
    From older to younger. From all-controlling to approachable. From 3-13 to a clean slate. The Washington Redskins as a group began their transition from Mike Shanahan to Jay Gruden on Monday when they reported for the first day of the offseason workout program, and it wasn't hard to sense the different vibe under the new coach.
    From older to younger. From all-controlling to approachable. From 3-13 to a clean slate. The Washington Redskins as a group began their transition from Mike Shanahan to Jay Gruden on Monday when they reported for the first day of the offseason workout program, and it wasn't hard to sense the different vibe under the new coach.
  • Driver charged after runaway Prince George's Co. school bus hits student

    Driver charged after runaway Prince George's Co. school bus hits student

    Monday, April 7 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-07 23:24:31 GMT
    A 7-year-old Prince George's County boy was briefly hospitalized Monday morning after being run over by a runaway school bus while standing at his bus stop.
    A 7-year-old Prince George's County boy was briefly hospitalized Monday morning after being run over by a runaway school bus while standing at his bus stop.
  • Alonzo Mourning, Gary Williams elected into Basketball Hall of Fame

    Alonzo Mourning, Gary Williams elected into Basketball Hall of Fame

    Monday, April 7 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-04-07 21:29:18 GMT
    Alonzo Mourning went to Georgetown to play basketball, not discover the world. The 6-foot-10 center who won an NBA title with the Miami Heat was voted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday, adding that honor to becoming a board member at his alma mater.
    Alonzo Mourning went to Georgetown to play basketball, not discover the world. The 6-foot-10 center who won an NBA title with the Miami Heat was voted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday, adding that honor to becoming a board member at his alma mater.
  • Navy holds memorial for slain sailor from Maryland

    Navy holds memorial for slain sailor from Maryland

    Monday, April 7 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-04-07 20:48:13 GMT
    In a somber, tear-filled ceremony, the Navy on Monday remembered a sailor who was fatally shot aboard a destroyer as a selfless hero who saved the lives of others. A memorial service for 24-year-old Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark A. Mayo was held at a 1,200-seat theater at Naval Station Norfolk, where Mayo was a master-at-arms who provided security for the base.
    In a somber, tear-filled ceremony, the Navy on Monday remembered a sailor who was fatally shot aboard a destroyer as a selfless hero who saved the lives of others. A memorial service for 24-year-old Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark A. Mayo was held at a 1,200-seat theater at Naval Station Norfolk, where Mayo was a master-at-arms who provided security for the base.
  • Police arrest man in Maryland Live! casino parking lot robbery

    Police arrest man in Maryland Live! casino parking lot robbery

    Monday, April 7 2014 4:13 PM EDT2014-04-07 20:13:52 GMT
    Police say they're arrested a man believed to have robbed a couple at gunpoint as they sat in a car outside the Maryland Live! Casino.
    Police say they're arrested a man believed to have robbed a couple at gunpoint as they sat in a car outside the Maryland Live! Casino.
  • Man in video identified, cooperating in case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd

    Man in video identified, cooperating in case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd

    Monday, April 7 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-04-07 19:36:20 GMT
    D.C. police say they have identified the man in a video released last week who was sought by authorities in connection with the case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.
    D.C. police say they have identified the man in a video released last week who was sought by authorities in connection with the case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.
  • Md. lawmakers approve minimum wage hike

    Md. lawmakers approve minimum wage hike

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:16 PM EDT2014-04-07 16:16:00 GMT
    The Maryland General Assembly has approved incremental increases to the minimum wage over several years. The House of Delegates voted 87-47 Monday to give final approval to increasing the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $8 in January.
    The Maryland General Assembly has approved incremental increases to the minimum wage over several years. The House of Delegates voted 87-47 Monday to give final approval to increasing the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $8 in January.
  • Plane intercepted in restricted airspace around DC

    Plane intercepted in restricted airspace around DC

    Monday, April 7 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-04-07 15:57:47 GMT
    Two F-16 fighter aircraft under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a general aviation aircraft over the District Sunday afternoon.
    Two F-16 fighter aircraft under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a general aviation aircraft over the District Sunday afternoon.
  • Md. legislative session enters last day

    Md. legislative session enters last day

    Monday, April 7 2014 6:30 AM EDT2014-04-07 10:30:20 GMT
    Maryland lawmakers will be putting finishing touches on measures related to marijuana and an increase in the minimum wage on the last day of the state's legislative session. The session is scheduled to end at midnight Monday.
    Maryland lawmakers will be putting finishing touches on measures related to marijuana and an increase in the minimum wage on the last day of the state's legislative session. The session is scheduled to end at midnight Monday.
  • Police say man shot and killed by officer after refusing to drop weapon

    Police say man shot and killed by officer after refusing to drop weapon

    Monday, April 7 2014 6:24 AM EDT2014-04-07 10:24:52 GMT
    Authorities are investigating a police involved shooting in the district. The shooting happened in the 4500 block of C Street in southeast around 10:15 Sunday night. Officers responded to reports of a man with a gun.
    Authorities are investigating a police involved shooting in the district. The shooting happened in the 4500 block of C Street in southeast around 10:15 Sunday night. Officers responded to reports of a man with a gun.
  • Legendary star Mickey Rooney dies at 93

    Legendary star Mickey Rooney dies at 93

    Monday, April 7 2014 6:00 AM EDT2014-04-07 10:00:32 GMT
    Mickey Rooney's approach to life was simple: Let's put on a show! He spent nine decades doing it, on the big screen, on television, on stage and in his extravagant personal life.
    Mickey Rooney's approach to life was simple: Let's put on a show! He spent nine decades doing it, on the big screen, on television, on stage and in his extravagant personal life.
  • Police search for missing 21-year old Carmen Robinson

    Police search for missing 21-year old Carmen Robinson

    Monday, April 7 2014 5:33 AM EDT2014-04-07 09:33:59 GMT
    Prince George's County police need your help finding a missing woman. Police say 21-year old Carmen Robinson was last seen Saturday night in Capitol Heights in the area of Carmody Hills Drive.
    Prince George's County police need your help finding a missing woman. Police say 21-year old Carmen Robinson was last seen Saturday night in Capitol Heights in the area of Carmody Hills Drive.
  • Community members hold vigil/search for missing 8-year-old girl

    Community members hold vigil/search for missing 8-year-old girl

    Sunday, April 6 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-07 00:21:18 GMT
    Community members hold vigil/search for Relisha Rudd in NE D.C.Volunteers gathered at the Holiday Inn parking lot on Bladensburg Road in Northeast D.C.
    Community members hold vigil/search for Relisha Rudd in NE D.C.Volunteers gathered at the Holiday Inn parking lot on Bladensburg Road in Northeast D.C.
  • 6 people suffer only minor injuries in I-95 crash

    6 people suffer only minor injuries in I-95 crash

    Sunday, April 6 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-04-06 20:53:00 GMT
    State police say six people inside a sport-utility vehicle suffered only minor injuries after it ran off the right side of Interstate 95 in Springfield and overturned in a ditch.
    State police say six people inside a sport-utility vehicle suffered only minor injuries after it ran off the right side of Interstate 95 in Springfield and overturned in a ditch.
  • Officer who shot armed man was 9-year veteran

    Officer who shot armed man was 9-year veteran

    Sunday, April 6 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-04-06 18:53:45 GMT
    Prince George's County police say an officer who shot and killed an armed man is a nine-year law enforcement veteran.
    Prince George's County police say an officer who shot and killed an armed man is a nine-year law enforcement veteran.
  • PG police officer struck; 2 men wounded by gunfire

    PG police officer struck; 2 men wounded by gunfire

    Sunday, April 6 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-04-06 18:53:27 GMT
    Prince George's County police say an officer was struck by a car during an encounter with a two men suspected of forcing their way into a home.
    Prince George's County police say an officer was struck by a car during an encounter with a two men suspected of forcing their way into a home.
  • Va. to honor transportation workers killed on job

    Va. to honor transportation workers killed on job

    Sunday, April 6 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-04-06 18:53:05 GMT
    A vigil will be held this week in Albemarle County to honor transportation employees killed in roadway work zones.
    A vigil will be held this week in Albemarle County to honor transportation employees killed in roadway work zones.
  • New water taxi service debuts on Potomac River

    New water taxi service debuts on Potomac River

    Sunday, April 6 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-04-06 18:50:44 GMT
     A new water taxi is operating between Washington and the city of Alexandria in Virginia. The Potomac River Boat Company launched the service Friday.
     A new water taxi is operating between Washington and the city of Alexandria in Virginia. The Potomac River Boat Company launched the service Friday.
  • Some hear race echoes in Va. gay marriage ban

    Some hear race echoes in Va. gay marriage ban

    Sunday, April 6 2014 2:48 PM EDT2014-04-06 18:48:23 GMT
     To some people in Virginia, the fight over legalization of same-sex marriage echoes a decades-old battle over the state's 1924 law banning marriage between white and black people.
     To some people in Virginia, the fight over legalization of same-sex marriage echoes a decades-old battle over the state's 1924 law banning marriage between white and black people.
  • Dollar General store robbery

    Dollar General store robbery

    Sunday, April 6 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-04-06 16:43:25 GMT
    Anne Arundel County, MD Police are looking for a man who robbed a Dollar General Store in Glen Burnie last night.
    Anne Arundel County, MD Police are looking for a man who robbed a Dollar General Store in Glen Burnie last night.
  • A spider causes a car recall

    A spider causes a car recall

    Sunday, April 6 2014 9:10 AM EDT2014-04-06 13:10:54 GMT
    Mazda is recalling 42,000 Mazda 6 cars in the U.S. because spiders can weave a web in a vent hose and cause the fuel tank to crack.
    Mazda is recalling 42,000 Mazda 6 cars in the U.S. because spiders can weave a web in a vent hose and cause the fuel tank to crack.
  • 1 dead after police-involved shooting in Md.

    1 dead after police-involved shooting in Md.

    Saturday, April 5 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-04-05 23:14:36 GMT
    Prince George's County Police are investigating after a police-involved shooting in which an armed man died.
    Prince George's County Police are investigating after a police-involved shooting in which an armed man died.
  • "Lemonade Day" in D.C.

    "Lemonade Day" in D.C.

    Saturday, April 5 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-04-05 22:27:42 GMT
    All across Washington, D.C., in dozens of locations, kids were hawking lemonade on this blustery Saturday afternoon.
    All across Washington, D.C., in dozens of locations, kids were hawking lemonade on this blustery Saturday afternoon.
  • A Prince George's County police officer injured in Clinton MD

    A Prince George's County police officer injured in Clinton MD

    Saturday, April 5 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-04-05 21:23:30 GMT
    Prince George's County police responded to a burglary call Saturday afternoon at the 8600 block of Temple Hills Road in Clinton MD.
    Prince George's County police responded to a burglary call Saturday afternoon at the 8600 block of Temple Hills Road in Clinton MD.
  • Man, 20, injured in Md. dump truck crash

    Man, 20, injured in Md. dump truck crash

    Saturday, April 5 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-04-05 21:23:13 GMT
    Police in Anne Arundel County say a 20-year-old man who was driving a dump truck is seriously injured after crashing in Tracy's Landing.
    Police in Anne Arundel County say a 20-year-old man who was driving a dump truck is seriously injured after crashing in Tracy's Landing.
  • Md. officials search for man in bathroom pics case

    Md. officials search for man in bathroom pics case

    Saturday, April 5 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-04-05 20:09:35 GMT
    The Maryland State Police is investigating after a woman using a bathroom at a Wal-Mart in Maryland reported a man used a cell phone to take photographs or video of her as she was using the bathroom.
    The Maryland State Police is investigating after a woman using a bathroom at a Wal-Mart in Maryland reported a man used a cell phone to take photographs or video of her as she was using the bathroom.
  • Police seeking man who robbed PNC bank in SE DC

    Police seeking man who robbed PNC bank in SE DC

    Saturday, April 5 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-04-05 20:04:50 GMT
    Police are looking for a man in connection with the armed robbery of a PNC bank in southeast Washington.
    Police are looking for a man in connection with the armed robbery of a PNC bank in southeast Washington.
  • DC celebrating International Pillow Fight Day

    DC celebrating International Pillow Fight Day

    Saturday, April 5 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-04-05 19:58:07 GMT
    Washington is celebrating International Pillow Fight Day with a pillow fight near the Washington Monument.
    Washington is celebrating International Pillow Fight Day with a pillow fight near the Washington Monument.
  • Md. holding memorial services for crime victims

    Md. holding memorial services for crime victims

    Saturday, April 5 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-04-05 19:50:14 GMT
    Officials in Maryland are holding their 25th annual memorial services for crime victims and their families. Officials say there will be four memorial services held Sunday in Calvert County, Worcester County, Baltimore City and Montgomery County.
    Officials in Maryland are holding their 25th annual memorial services for crime victims and their families. Officials say there will be four memorial services held Sunday in Calvert County, Worcester County, Baltimore City and Montgomery County.
  • Memorial concert held to honor slain Alexandria music teacher Ruthanne Lodato

    Memorial concert held to honor slain Alexandria music teacher Ruthanne Lodato

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-04-05 03:11:15 GMT
    The murder of a popular Alexandria music teacher is still a mystery, but the community where she lived is keeping Ruthanne Lodato's memory alive. On Friday night, they held a memorial concert in her honor.
    The murder of a popular Alexandria music teacher is still a mystery, but the community where she lived is keeping Ruthanne Lodato's memory alive. On Friday night, they held a memorial concert in her honor.
  • DC Police seeking man who may have information on Relisha Rudd

    DC Police seeking man who may have information on Relisha Rudd

    Friday, April 4 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-04-05 02:05:29 GMT
    D.C. police have released video of a man they believe may have information in the case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd. It is still unclear how the man in the video may have played a role in the missing girl's case, but police are asking for the public's help in identifying him.
    D.C. police have released video of a man they believe may have information in the case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd. It is still unclear how the man in the video may have played a role in the missing girl's case, but police are asking for the public's help in identifying him.
  • Redskins re-sign linebacker Rob Jackson

    Redskins re-sign linebacker Rob Jackson

    Friday, April 4 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-04-04 23:19:13 GMT
    Linebacker Rob Jackson re-signed with the Washington Redskins, returning to the only NFL team he's played for.
    Linebacker Rob Jackson re-signed with the Washington Redskins, returning to the only NFL team he's played for.
  • Streetcars at center of Arlington election

    Streetcars at center of Arlington election

    Friday, April 4 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-04-04 21:57:50 GMT
    Voters in Arlington will decide Tuesday on whom to elect to a vacant seat on the County Board. And the proposed streetcar project for Columbia Pike has become a central part of the debate.
    Voters in Arlington will decide Tuesday on whom to elect to a vacant seat on the County Board. And the proposed streetcar project for Columbia Pike has become a central part of the debate.
  • Metro to open early for weekend Cherry Blossom run

    Metro to open early for weekend Cherry Blossom run

    Friday, April 4 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-04-04 21:32:34 GMT
    Metro will open two hours early this weekend for the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K run-walk.
    Metro will open two hours early this weekend for the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K run-walk.
  • Top 10 replacements for David Letterman ... featuring DC Mayor Vincent Gray!

    Top 10 replacements for David Letterman ... featuring DC Mayor Vincent Gray!

    Friday, April 4 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-04 20:58:16 GMT
    When David Letterman calls it quits in 2015, who will take over? You can't beat this list of Top 10 Letterman replacements featuring D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray!
    When David Letterman calls it quits in 2015, who will take over? You can't beat this list of Top 10 Letterman replacements featuring D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray!
  • Gray, Bowser meet for first time since election at Democratic unity breakfast

    Gray, Bowser meet for first time since election at Democratic unity breakfast

    Friday, April 4 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-04-04 17:01:50 GMT
    Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser met Friday for the first time since Bowser ‘s victory in the district’s Democratic primary election.
    Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser met Friday for the first time since Bowser ‘s victory in the district’s Democratic primary election.
  • Hug A News Anchor Day on FOX 5

    Hug A News Anchor Day on FOX 5

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-04-04 15:21:09 GMT
    Friday is national Hug A News Anchor Day? FOX 5’s Wisdom Martin hit the streets to collect some hugs! You can give your favorite news anchor a hug too – head to our Facebook page and click LIKE to give a hug. COMMENT and tell us who your favorite FOX 5 anchor is!
    Friday is national Hug A News Anchor Day? FOX 5’s Wisdom Martin hit the streets to collect some hugs! You can give your favorite news anchor a hug too – head to our Facebook page and click LIKE to give a hug. COMMENT and tell us who your favorite FOX 5 anchor is!
  • The Fitz File: April 4, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 4, 2014

    Friday, April 4 2014 8:53 AM EDT2014-04-04 12:53:19 GMT
    Today is Friday, April 4, the 94th day of 2014. There are 271 days left in the year. MARYLAND TUNISA KIDNAPPING - 2:10 p.m. When President Obama meets Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa at the White
    Today is Friday, April 4, the 94th day of 2014. There are 271 days left in the year. MARYLAND TUNISA KIDNAPPING - 210 p.m. When President Obama meets Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa at the White Housetoday, A Maryland mother is hoping Obama will raise the subject if her two Prince George's County children who are caught in an international legal fight since they were taken there by the
  • Cecil Mills' son has public exchange with DC fire chief at community meeting

    Cecil Mills' son has public exchange with DC fire chief at community meeting

    Friday, April 4 2014 12:21 AM EDT2014-04-04 04:21:24 GMT
    D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe is used to being on the hot seat and Thursday night was no exception. Ellerbe spoke at a community meeting in the same Northeast D.C. neighborhood where members of his department failed to help an elderly man.
    D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe is used to being on the hot seat and Thursday night was no exception. Ellerbe spoke at a community meeting in the same Northeast D.C. neighborhood where members of his department failed to help an elderly man.
  • Art exhibit features works from artists with autism

    Art exhibit features works from artists with autism

    Thursday, April 3 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-04 03:49:47 GMT
    A Montgomery County foundation is helping to shine the light on adults with autism and the plight they face through a special event.
    A Montgomery County foundation is helping to shine the light on adults with autism and the plight they face through a special event.
  • 4 hospitalized after townhouse fire in Gaithersburg

    4 hospitalized after townhouse fire in Gaithersburg

    Thursday, April 3 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-04-04 02:59:02 GMT
    A grandmother from Gaithersburg is out of the hospital after a fire swept through her townhouse Thursday afternoon. Firefighters say the woman helped save several lives.
    A grandmother from Gaithersburg is out of the hospital after a fire swept through her townhouse Thursday afternoon. Firefighters say the woman helped save several lives.
  • Montgomery, Prince George's snow waiver granted

    Montgomery, Prince George's snow waiver granted

    Thursday, April 3 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-04-04 02:01:28 GMT
    Maryland education officials have granted two counties' requests for a waiver of snow days.
    Maryland education officials have granted two counties' requests for a waiver of snow days.
  • Public safety officers honored for service at Crisis Intervention Team Awards

    Public safety officers honored for service at Crisis Intervention Team Awards

    Thursday, April 3 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-04-04 01:23:08 GMT
    Officers, deputies and dispatchers in Arlington were honored for their service in helping save lives Wednesday night at the Virginia Hospital Center.
    Officers, deputies and dispatchers in Arlington were honored for their service in helping save lives Wednesday night at the Virginia Hospital Center.
  • Ellie's Hats: Donations to Va. child with cancer becomes charity

    Ellie's Hats: Donations to Va. child with cancer becomes charity

    Thursday, April 3 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-03 22:56:59 GMT
    The inclination of a public school teacher to help a kindergartner cope with cancer may turn into a full-fledged charity. This is the story of Ellie’s Hats.
    The inclination of a public school teacher to help a kindergartner cope with cancer may turn into a full-fledged charity. This is the story of Ellie’s Hats.
  • U.S. marshals take custody of Chris Brown for DC assault case

    U.S. marshals take custody of Chris Brown for DC assault case

    Thursday, April 3 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-03 22:19:35 GMT
    Chris Brown has been taken into custody by U.S. marshals and will be transported to Washington, D.C., for an upcoming misdemeanor assault trial, an official said Thursday.
    Chris Brown has been taken into custody by U.S. marshals and will be transported to Washington, D.C., for an upcoming misdemeanor assault trial, an official said Thursday.
  • Facebook 'News Feed' creator talks to 4-H youth in DC

    Facebook 'News Feed' creator talks to 4-H youth in DC

    Thursday, April 3 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-04-03 22:00:48 GMT
    You may not recognize him just by looking at him, but it’s likely you use something he created on a daily, well, let’s be honest, hourly basis. Andrew Bosworth the creator of Facebook's "News Feed" was in D.C. sharing insights and inspiration to young 4-H kids.
    You may not recognize him just by looking at him, but it’s likely you use something he created on a daily, well, let’s be honest, hourly basis. Andrew Bosworth the creator of Facebook's "News Feed" was in D.C. sharing insights and inspiration to young 4-H kids.
  • DC Mayor Vincent Gray unhappy about loss, undecided on supporting Bowser

    DC Mayor Vincent Gray unhappy about loss, undecided on supporting Bowser

    Thursday, April 3 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-04-03 21:01:28 GMT
    It has been two days since Vincent Gray's defeat in the D.C. Democratic mayoral primary. For the first time, we are hearing how he really feels about losing to Ward 4 Councilmember Muriel Bowser.
    It has been two days since Vincent Gray's defeat in the D.C. Democratic mayoral primary. For the first time, we are hearing how he really feels about losing to Ward 4 Councilmember Muriel Bowser.
  • Police end search of Kenilworth Park for missing Relisha Rudd

    Police end search of Kenilworth Park for missing Relisha Rudd

    Thursday, April 3 2014 1:34 PM EDT2014-04-03 17:34:20 GMT
    Investigators have ended their search of Kenilworth Park for 8-year old Relisha Rudd. Crews had been searching the park in northeast D.C. since last Thursday. D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier held a press conference Thursday to discuss the investigation.
    Investigators have ended their search of Kenilworth Park for 8-year old Relisha Rudd. Crews had been searching the park in northeast D.C. since last Thursday. D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier held a press conference Thursday to discuss the investigation.
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