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John Minadakis, owner of Jimmy's Famous Seafood, joined the FOX 5 News Morning gang for an end of summer Maryland crab feast! More>>

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Window for getting the best sleep falls between 8pm and midnight Video included

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You might not be able to get perfect sleep but experts say there's a window of time that you should try to go to bed to get as close to perfect as possible. It's important to know that your sleep is composed of a series of 90-minute cycles called REM cycles and non-REM cycles.
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Kankouran West African Dance Company ready for National African Dance and Drum Conference Video included

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The 31st annual National African Dance and Drum Conference and Concert kicks off Friday! It is hosted by the Kankouran West African Dance Company and FOX 5s Holly Morris has a preview.
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Dogs can suffer from separation anxiety during back to school period

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Is your pooch moping around lately? Apparently dogs get the back to school blues, too. When kids head back to school, dogs find themselves alone while their best buddies are gone.
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National Book Festival at the Library of Congress

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Book lovers listen up! If your idea of the perfect weekend is discovering the latest in literature and maybe even meeting the authors, the National Book Festival is where you'll want to go. FOX 5s Annie Yu visited the Library of Congress with more. More>>

GoodDayCafe: Middle Eastern cuisine with Nikki Haddad

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The tastes and aromas of Middle Eastern cuisine will take over the region this weekend. That's when the Middle Eastern Food Festival gets underway in Mclean. Nikki Haddad, personal chef and author of T'faddalouh Welcome To Our Table, joined us with more. More>>

Tommy Morrissey, 3-year-old golfer with one arm, inspires others on the course Video included

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It's not unusual for little kids to take up golf. After all, who can forget the video of a little Tiger Woods on the Mike Douglas Show? But imagine taking on the game when you just have one arm. More>>

Saints Constantine and Helen celebrates 53rd annual Greek Festival

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The 53rd annual Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Festival is just around the corner. It's a great family event celebrating Greek culture, food, dancing - and of course Greek beer and wine! FOX 5s Annie Yu visited with Georgia Ferentinos and Sam Nasios with more on the festival. More>>

GoodDayCafe: Summer squash at the ShopHouse Video included

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These last weeks of the summer season are the perfect time for summer squash. That's one the latest items on the menu at the Asian-themed restaurant ShopHouse. Tim Wildin, the brand director for the Southeast Asian kitchen joined us. More>>

The Fitz File: August 26, 2014 Video included

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Today is Tuesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2014. There are 127 days left in the year. OBAMA TO VETERANS - 1200 p.m. President Obama takes on one of the Veterans Affairs Department problems today. The President will speak at the American Legion National Convention, as he seeks to detail the administration's response to the health care lapses that led to the resignation of VA Secretary Er More>>

PHOTOS: Breaking Bad' and 'Modern Family' win Emmy Awards Video included

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Modern Family and Breaking Bad triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable fare retains the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series such as Orange Is the New Black. The ceremony's emotional high point came with Billy Crystal's restrained and graceful remembrance of Robin Williams [PHOTO GALLERY]
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Beloit College's Mindset List for Class of 2018 Video included

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Every year, Beloit College in Beloit, Wisconsin, releases its Mindset List to give a snapshot of how the incoming freshmen class views the world. The list for the Class of 2018:
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The Fitz File: August 25, 2014 Video included

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Today is Monday, August 25, the 237th day of 2014. There are 128 days left in the year.
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VIDEO: Beluga whale teases kids at aquarium Video included

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Video of a beluga whale teasing children at a zoo has gone viral. You can see Juno snapping his jaws at three young children at the Mystic Aquarium in Connecticut.
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The Fitz File: August 22, 2014 Video included

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Today is Friday, August 22, the 234th day of 2014. There are 131 days left in the year. ISIS SPECIAL OPS - The world was horrified by the murder of American Journalist James Foley but the White House says it tried to find the reporter and another man held by ISIS. President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, inc More>>

GoodDayCafe: Fresh fruit pies from Wildfire chef Eddie Ishaq Video included

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A sweet treat made with fresh fruit. This is the perfect time of year for fresh peaches from the farmers market. Chef Eddie Ishaq from Wildfire joined us for a look at how to get the very best from the fruit.
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National Zoo celebrating Bao Bao's 1st birthday Video included

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We're getting ready for Pandamonium this weekend, as the National Zoo and friends celebrate the first birthday of the giant panda cub, Bao Bao. FOX 5's Holly Morris has more.
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Behind-the-scenes at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Video included

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There's a lot going on this summer at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. They have been as busy as bees on a project to digitize an enormous collection with the latest technology. FOX 5s Holly Morris checked out some really cool exhibits behind-the-scenes!
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Smith Auer Band, formed by local marines, playing shows with country superstars Video included

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After years of singing along with their favorite country bands, two local marines have made it onto the big stage. Captain Matt Smith and Captain John Ed Auer, both stationed at 8th and I Marine Corps Barracks, formed a country band after finding the music helped them pass the time while deployed. More>>

5 old-time remedies that could save you a trip to the doctor Video included

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Even with all of the advances in medicine, don't be surprised if your doctor gives you advice that may ring more nostalgic. Doctor Ray Solano joined us with 5 old-time remedies that could save you a trip to the doctor and could already be in your house. More>>

GoodDayCafe: The Cookie Monster Cake from the The Butter-Cream Bakeshop Video included

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The Butter-Cream Bakeshop's creations include Coconut Key Lime Cake, Beet Red Velvet Cake and - The Cookie Monster Cake! Pastry chef Tiffany MacIsaac joined us with more. More>>

The Fitz File: August 20, 2014

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Today is Wednesday, August 20, the 232nd day of 2014. There are 133 days left in the year. AMERICAN JOURNALIST EXECUTED - President Obama today is expected to make a statement about the execution of American journalist James Foley's. Islamic State extremist group ISIS posted a horrifying video showing, Foley being made to read a statement demanding the United States end it's airstrikes U.S More>>

Adorable adoptables at the Dogs and Tails Fundraiser Video included

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Hot dogs, drinks, fun games, and adorable adoptables! That's what our Annie Yu got to enjoy when she got a special sneak peek at the Dogs and Tails Fundraiser!
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Monday marks first day of school in some areas of Virginia Video included

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Monday is the first day of school in Culpeper and Fauquier counties in Virginia. More systems will follow next week. FOX 5 has some guidelines to follow when choosing school backpacks that seem to get more loaded each year! More>>

The Fitz File: August 18, 2014 Video included

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Today is Monday, August 18, the 230th day of 2014. There are 135 days left in the year. WHITE HOUSE FERGUSON - 115 p.m. President Obama arrived back at the White House this morning for a surprise 2 day break from his Martha's Vineyard vacation. Today the President meets with Attorney General Holder to receive an update on the situation on Ferguson, Missouri in the Oval Office. The FBI has More>>

DC ready for National Rum Day Video included

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It seems as if there is a national day for just about everything. On Friday, D.C. is gearing up to celebrate the key ingredient to a tasty Pina Colada! FOX 5's Holly Morris has more on National Rum Day!
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GoodDayCafe: Crème brûlée from Bastille’s pastry chef Michelle Poteaux Video included

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All week long we've been celebrating summer restaurant week. We're topping off our coverage with a delicious dessert. From the district's Bastille Restaurant, pastry chef Michelle Poteaux joined us in our studios with a taste of what might be the perfect Crème brûlée. More>>

What sleep deprivation does to your face Video included

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Are you getting enough sleep? A new campaign is circulating the internet and it shows exactly what could happen to you in the future if you don't get enough beauty rest!
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The Fitz File: August 15, 2014 Video included

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Today is Friday, August 15, the 227th day of 2014. There are 138 days left in the year. NEW AL-QAIDA WEINSTEIN MESSAGE - In a new message posted on the Internet this morning, Al-Qaida is telling the family of an American hostage from Maryland, kidnapped three years ago in Pakistan to press their government to exchange him for prisoners held by the United States, Warren Weinstein of Rockvil More>>

Theater pays tribute to Robin Williams with movie marathon

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A local movie theater is paying tribute to actor Robin Williams. Starting Friday, you can catch "Good Will Hunting", "The Birdcage", and "The Fisher King" at West End Cinema. More>>

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  • Lane marking mess on I-66 eastbound near Centreville, Va.

    Lane marking mess on I-66 eastbound near Centreville, Va.

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:20:44 GMT
    It was commuter confusion out on Interstate 66 Monday morning. Drivers heading eastbound towards Washington D.C. wound up seeing their traffic lanes suddenly turn into a mess. Lane stripes somehow pulled away from the road surface and created a mess of tangled tape and lanes that didn't make sense.
    It was commuter confusion out on Interstate 66 Monday morning. Drivers heading eastbound towards Washington D.C. wound up seeing their traffic lanes suddenly turn into a mess. Lane stripes somehow pulled away from the road surface and created a mess of tangled tape and lanes that didn't make sense.
  • New marijuana drug 'Wax' looks and feels like lip balm

    New marijuana drug 'Wax' looks and feels like lip balm

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:52:09 GMT
    It goes by the name Wax, Butter and Honeycomb on the streets, and it can pack a kick equal to 15 to 20 joints of marijuana. The new drug looks and feels like lip balm. It's made from the oils of marijuana plants and has a high level of THC - the chemical that produces a high.
    It goes by the name Wax, Butter and Honeycomb on the streets, and it can pack a kick equal to 15 to 20 joints of marijuana. The new drug looks and feels like lip balm. It's made from the oils of marijuana plants and has a high level of THC - the chemical that produces a high.
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    Oklahoma policeman accused of sex assaults on duty

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:36:23 GMT
    An Oklahoma City police officer was arrested Thursday and is being held in lieu of $5 million bond after being accused of committing a series of sexual assaults against at least six women while on duty.
    An Oklahoma City police officer was arrested Thursday and is being held in lieu of $5 million bond after being accused of committing a series of sexual assaults against at least six women while on duty.
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