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  • Laura's Likes: Travel Must-Haves!

    Laura's Likes: Travel Must-Haves!

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 11:53 AM EDT2014-08-12 15:53:17 GMT
    Going somewhere?  If the answer is yes, this is a Laura's Likes you don't want to miss!  She found a few things to make your travel less of a hassle.
    Going somewhere?  If the answer is yes, this is a Laura's Likes you don't want to miss!  She found a few things to make your travel less of a hassle.
  • RadPad app aims to help people find rentals easier, faster in the DC area

    RadPad app aims to help people find rentals easier, faster in the DC area

    Thursday, August 7 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-08-07 23:36:02 GMT
    Looking for a place to rent? With all the colleges and government agencies, the D.C. area is a pretty transient place and a lot of people are looking for rentals. A new app is helping make that dreadful and tedious search a whole lot easier. It's called RadPad and is super easy to use.
    Looking for a place to rent? With all the colleges and government agencies, the D.C. area is a pretty transient place and a lot of people are looking for rentals. A new app is helping make that dreadful and tedious search a whole lot easier. It's called RadPad and is super easy to use.
  • Laura's Likes: Severe Weather Edition

    Laura's Likes: Severe Weather Edition

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-07-15 01:02:07 GMT
    With severe weather hitting our area recently, I wanted to share a couple products I have stumbled across recently that will definitely come in handy in situations that can arise from them.
    With severe weather hitting our area recently, I wanted to share a couple products I have stumbled across recently that will definitely come in handy in situations that can arise from them.
  • Cracking the airport travel code

    Cracking the airport travel code

    Friday, July 11 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-07-12 02:20:35 GMT
    During the busy summer travel season, we all dread missing a flight at the airport. But that seat you booked and paid good money for may be more valuable than you think. In fact, it's so valuable that you might want to volunteer to give it up!
    During the busy summer travel season, we all dread missing a flight at the airport. But that seat you booked and paid good money for may be more valuable than you think. In fact, it's so valuable that you might want to volunteer to give it up!
  • Laura's Likes: Grilling Edition

    Laura's Likes: Grilling Edition

    Friday, July 11 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-07-12 01:48:52 GMT
    For this weekend edition of Laura's Likes, I have come across some great products that are perfect for you if you like to be outside barbecuing.
    For this weekend edition of Laura's Likes, I have come across some great products that are perfect for you if you like to be outside barbecuing.
  • Laura's Likes: Keep track of your belongings

    Laura's Likes: Keep track of your belongings

    Monday, July 7 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-07-08 01:13:28 GMT
    We are in the thick of summer and the kids are on the move. You are traveling and stuff is being transported. It is easy to lose your things, so here are some simple ideas to keep track of your belongings.
    We are in the thick of summer and the kids are on the move. You are traveling and stuff is being transported. It is easy to lose your things, so here are some simple ideas to keep track of your belongings.
  • Laura's Likes: Summertime Edition

    Laura's Likes: Summertime Edition

    Monday, June 23 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-06-24 00:59:55 GMT
    Summer time brings grilling, 4th of July celebrations and mosquitos. Here are some things that will help you out with all three of these.
    Summer time brings grilling, 4th of July celebrations and mosquitos. Here are some things that will help you out with all three of these.
  • Laura's Likes: Beach Edition

    Laura's Likes: Beach Edition

    Tuesday, June 17 2014 11:20 AM EDT2014-06-17 15:20:30 GMT
    The start of summer is one week away and beach vacations have already begun. Are you prepared? Here are some ideas for you. We always need sunscreen, a towel and a cover up, right? Well, here are the latest and greatest that I've found in those categories.
    The start of summer is one week away and beach vacations have already begun. Are you prepared? Here are some ideas for you. We always need sunscreen, a towel and a cover up, right? Well, here are the latest and greatest that I've found in those categories.
  • Laura's Likes: More Father's Day Gift Ideas

    Laura's Likes: More Father's Day Gift Ideas

    Monday, June 16 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-06-16 21:15:01 GMT
    Father’s Day is this Sunday and if you are behind, it's okay. My solution is to place an order now, then print off a picture or email a shot of the item you are giving or sending to dad. Then let him know it's on the way. Here are three items that are unique and will please almost any daddy.
    Father’s Day is this Sunday and if you are behind, it's okay. My solution is to place an order now, then print off a picture or email a shot of the item you are giving or sending to dad. Then let him know it's on the way. Here are three items that are unique and will please almost any daddy.
  • Laura's Likes: Father's Day Gifts

    Laura's Likes: Father's Day Gifts

    Monday, June 9 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-06-09 22:50:09 GMT
    Father’s Day is this Sunday and we have been scoping out the best gifts for your dad. I have found what I think are some really good ones this year.
    Father’s Day is this Sunday and we have been scoping out the best gifts for your dad. I have found what I think are some really good ones this year.
  • 70 years later, Normandy transforms into popular tourist destination

    70 years later, Normandy transforms into popular tourist destination

    Friday, June 6 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-06-06 23:53:16 GMT
    Normandy, France -- the site of the bloody D-Day battle -- is one of the great historic regions of France. 70 years later, it is one of the more popular tourist destinations in that country. Going there is a living history lesson no matter what age you are.
    Normandy, France -- the site of the bloody D-Day battle -- is one of the great historic regions of France. 70 years later, it is one of the more popular tourist destinations in that country. Going there is a living history lesson no matter what age you are.
  • Laura's Likes: Summer Break Edition

    Laura's Likes: Summer Break Edition

    Monday, June 2 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-06-02 23:52:30 GMT
    School is out soon for most kids and here are some items to button up the year and launch summer break on the right foot.
    School is out soon for most kids and here are some items to button up the year and launch summer break on the right foot.
  • Laura's Likes: Perfect For Travel

    Laura's Likes: Perfect For Travel

    Monday, May 26 2014 9:49 PM EDT2014-05-27 01:49:29 GMT
    With the travel bug in the air, here are some products that are perfect for travel. Whether you are going on a long trip, a weekend jaunt or a day out, it's always good to be prepared.
    With the travel bug in the air, here are some products that are perfect for travel. Whether you are going on a long trip, a weekend jaunt or a day out, it's always good to be prepared.
  • Laura's Likes: Summer 'Kicks' Edition

    Laura's Likes: Summer 'Kicks' Edition

    Monday, May 19 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-05-20 00:42:52 GMT
    We are kicking off the week with your spring and summer “kicks.” We have officially shed the winter boots, but as we put on our sandals, maybe getting dressed up donning our heels for graduation and all the parties, I have some products to get you and your tootsies ready.
    We are kicking off the week with your spring and summer “kicks.” We have officially shed the winter boots, but as we put on our sandals, maybe getting dressed up donning our heels for graduation and all the parties, I have some products to get you and your tootsies ready.
  • Laura's Likes: Sleeping Baby Edition

    Laura's Likes: Sleeping Baby Edition

    Monday, May 12 2014 8:45 PM EDT2014-05-13 00:45:32 GMT
    You might remember last week that we aired a story about baby sleep and night nurses. On the heels of that, here are some tools to help get your baby to sleep peacefully.
    You might remember last week that we aired a story about baby sleep and night nurses. On the heels of that, here are some tools to help get your baby to sleep peacefully.
  • Laura's Likes: Mother's Day Gift Ideas

    Laura's Likes: Mother's Day Gift Ideas

    Friday, May 9 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-05-10 01:46:56 GMT
    Mother's Day is this Sunday and if you don't have something yet, you are probably not alone. These days, it is so easy to do last-minute shopping online and I found a few more things I wanted to share that I think many moms would love.
    Mother's Day is this Sunday and if you don't have something yet, you are probably not alone. These days, it is so easy to do last-minute shopping online and I found a few more things I wanted to share that I think many moms would love.
  • Local company helping new parents get rest with overnight infant care service

    Local company helping new parents get rest with overnight infant care service

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-05-08 02:50:39 GMT
    Having a baby changes your life in so many ways. There are the new journeys and the new responsibilities. It can be enormously joyous and very stressful. And with a newborn, sleep is a luxury. There is a company that is helping new parents take the stress out of the mix. They are called Let Mommy Sleep and that is exactly the point.
    Having a baby changes your life in so many ways. There are the new journeys and the new responsibilities. It can be enormously joyous and very stressful. And with a newborn, sleep is a luxury. There is a company that is helping new parents take the stress out of the mix. They are called Let Mommy Sleep and that is exactly the point.
  • Moms balancing successful businesses and families

    Moms balancing successful businesses and families

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-05-07 22:19:07 GMT
    Working moms are now the breadwinners in a record 40 percent of U.S. families. In honor of Mother's Day this weekend, we are profiling three women who are busier than ever at home, but who have also spent countless hours building a successful business.
    Working moms are now the breadwinners in a record 40 percent of U.S. families. In honor of Mother's Day this weekend, we are profiling three women who are busier than ever at home, but who have also spent countless hours building a successful business.
  • Laura's Likes: Mother's Day Ideas

    Laura's Likes: Mother's Day Ideas

    Monday, May 5 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-05-06 00:25:38 GMT
    Mother's Day is less than a week away and I have found some really beautiful and fun ideas for mom.
    Mother's Day is less than a week away and I have found some really beautiful and fun ideas for mom.
  • Laura's Likes: Spring sports

    Laura's Likes: Spring sports

    Monday, April 28 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-04-29 01:14:03 GMT
    Kids everywhere are hitting the field—and some adults are too—for spring sports.  So, how about a few ideas to help you make the most of your springtime sports?  That’s what’s in this Laura’s Likes!
    Kids everywhere are hitting the field—and some adults are too—for spring sports.  So, how about a few ideas to help you make the most of your springtime sports?  That’s what’s in this Laura’s Likes!
  • Laura's Likes: Nike Women's Half Marathon

    Laura's Likes: Nike Women's Half Marathon

    Friday, April 25 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-04-25 23:41:01 GMT
    Thousands of women will lace up to pound 13.1 miles of D.C. pavement this weekend! The Nike Women’s Half Marathon is Sunday morning, and we’ve got everything you need to know about the race in this weekend edition of Laura’s Likes.
    Thousands of women will lace up to pound 13.1 miles of D.C. pavement this weekend! The Nike Women’s Half Marathon is Sunday morning, and we’ve got everything you need to know about the race in this weekend edition of Laura’s Likes.
  • Laura's Likes: Wake Up Edition

    Laura's Likes: Wake Up Edition

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:37:11 GMT
    In this week’s Laura’s Likes, she has some ideas to help you put a skip in your step. Mornings can be a little rough for some of us, so here are some products that might help you get up and go or just put a kick in your morning routine.
    In this week’s Laura’s Likes, she has some ideas to help you put a skip in your step. Mornings can be a little rough for some of us, so here are some products that might help you get up and go or just put a kick in your morning routine.
  • Laura's Likes: Wine!

    Laura's Likes: Wine!

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:14:49 GMT
    If you're celebrating Easter this weekend, you might be serving up some wine at your gathering. If you have trouble figuring out what to serve, or if you need help saving opened bottles you might not finish, this Laura's Likes is for you!
    If you're celebrating Easter this weekend, you might be serving up some wine at your gathering. If you have trouble figuring out what to serve, or if you need help saving opened bottles you might not finish, this Laura's Likes is for you!
  • 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.
  • Laura's Likes: Spring Cleaning

    Laura's Likes: Spring Cleaning

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-01 21:02:46 GMT
    Spring means opening day, sunshine is back and time for spring cleaning! A fresh new season for me brings the impulse to clean and organize. And I know I'm not alone. So I have some very simple products I've discovered to help you get your home clean and organized.
    Spring means opening day, sunshine is back and time for spring cleaning! A fresh new season for me brings the impulse to clean and organize. And I know I'm not alone. So I have some very simple products I've discovered to help you get your home clean and organized.
  • Laura's Likes: Healthy Living

    Laura's Likes: Healthy Living

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-03-25 23:19:42 GMT
    As we emerge slowly from winter, Laura is sharing some items she likes for healthy living.
    As we emerge slowly from winter, Laura is sharing some items she likes for healthy living.
  • Ransomware virus restricts access to computer, threatens user for money

    Ransomware virus restricts access to computer, threatens user for money

    Monday, March 24 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-03-24 23:47:33 GMT
    It may look official, but it is really a computer virus meant to scare you. It is called ransomware, a class of malware that infects your computer and blocks you from being able to access your files until you pay a ransom.
    It may look official, but it is really a computer virus meant to scare you. It is called ransomware, a class of malware that infects your computer and blocks you from being able to access your files until you pay a ransom.
  • Verizon to waive charge for woman affected by 'one-ring' cell phone scam

    Verizon to waive charge for woman affected by 'one-ring' cell phone scam

    Thursday, March 20 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-03-21 01:17:39 GMT
    A FOX 5 follow up on a story we brought you Wednesday about a scam affecting millions of Americans.
    A FOX 5 follow up on a story we brought you Wednesday about a scam affecting millions of Americans.
  • Local woman says she was a victim of 'one-ring' cell phone scam

    Local woman says she was a victim of 'one-ring' cell phone scam

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-03-19 22:24:01 GMT
    It's a FOX 5 follow up on a widespread scam that is sweeping the country. Con artists sneaking unauthorized charges onto people's phone bills and all it takes is one ring.
    It's a FOX 5 follow up on a widespread scam that is sweeping the country. Con artists sneaking unauthorized charges onto people's phone bills and all it takes is one ring.
  • Laura's Likes: Protection and prevention

    Laura's Likes: Protection and prevention

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 7:15 PM EDT2014-03-18 23:15:30 GMT
    Here's the info told you about on Laura's Likes!
    Here's the info told you about on Laura's Likes!
  • Laura's Likes: Dog Edition

    Laura's Likes: Dog Edition

    Tuesday, March 11 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-03-11 22:22:20 GMT
    In this week's Laura's Likes, she has gone to the dogs. As the weather gets nicer and we take our dogs out more often, here are some fairly new products that will help give you more peace of mind and make a walk a little more enjoyable.
    In this week's Laura's Likes, she has gone to the dogs. As the weather gets nicer and we take our dogs out more often, here are some fairly new products that will help give you more peace of mind and make a walk a little more enjoyable.
  • Consumer Alert: 'One-ring' cell phone call scam

    Consumer Alert: 'One-ring' cell phone call scam

    Friday, March 7 2014 11:28 AM EST2014-03-07 16:28:25 GMT
    This week is National Consumer Protection Week and there is a scam in the works that is affecting millions of people. It's called the “one-ring” call scam.
    This week is National Consumer Protection Week and there is a scam in the works that is affecting millions of people. It's called the “one-ring” call scam.
  • 13 million Americans were victims of identity theft in 2013

    13 million Americans were victims of identity theft in 2013

    Thursday, March 6 2014 8:24 PM EST2014-03-07 01:24:05 GMT
    There has been an increase in the number of Americans who fell victim to identity theft in 2013. A new report released by the Consumer Federation of America shows more than 13 million Americans were impacted by identity theft-related crimes last year.
    There has been an increase in the number of Americans who fell victim to identity theft in 2013. A new report released by the Consumer Federation of America shows more than 13 million Americans were impacted by identity theft-related crimes last year.
  • Laura's Likes: For The Guys Edition

    Laura's Likes: For The Guys Edition

    Tuesday, March 4 2014 7:11 PM EST2014-03-05 00:11:58 GMT
    Laura Evans often comes across products for the ladies, but this week, she has some really cool things that men will enjoy and this segment is devoted to them.
    Laura Evans often comes across products for the ladies, but this week, she has some really cool things that men will enjoy and this segment is devoted to them.
  • Laura's Likes: Getting Artsy Edition

    Laura's Likes: Getting Artsy Edition

    Monday, March 3 2014 2:01 PM EST2014-03-03 19:01:55 GMT
    It's time for the Friday edition of Laura's Likes where I give you my pick of the week for a fun product or idea geared toward the weekend. In this edition, I'm focusing on this new hot social trend in D.C. right now: painting and sipping wine. It's a new spin on girls night out, date night or just a fun way to meet others.
    It's time for the Friday edition of Laura's Likes where I give you my pick of the week for a fun product or idea geared toward the weekend. In this edition, I'm focusing on this new hot social trend in D.C. right now: painting and sipping wine. It's a new spin on girls night out, date night or just a fun way to meet others.
  • Toxic Cosmetics: Ingredients in personal care products and your health

    Toxic Cosmetics: Ingredients in personal care products and your health

    Thursday, February 27 2014 11:23 AM EST2014-02-27 16:23:34 GMT
    Many of us strive to be healthy and we think about what we put in our bodies. But have you considered what you're putting on your body? We take a closer look at the ingredients in personal care products and what it means for your health and the health of your family. Online: http://www.ewg.org/ (find the Skin Deep database here) http://www.safecosmetics.org/ Personal Care Products Council website: http://www.cosmeticsinfo.org/
    Many of us strive to be healthy and we think about what we put in our bodies. But have you considered what you're putting on your body? We take a closer look at the ingredients in personal care products and what it means for your health and the health of your family.
  • Laura's Likes: Cool creations for kids

    Laura's Likes: Cool creations for kids

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 1:01 AM EST2014-02-26 06:01:58 GMT
    Our Laura Evans keeps a growing list of cool things she stumbles across, and many of those are great ideas from FOX 5 viewers. In this Laura's Likes, she tells you about two local women and their very innovative, kid-friendly ideas!
    Our Laura Evans keeps a growing list of cool things she stumbles across, and many of those are great ideas from FOX 5 viewers. In this Laura's Likes, she tells you about two local women and their very innovative, kid-friendly ideas!
  • Laura's Likes: Spreading Kindness Edition

    Laura's Likes: Spreading Kindness Edition

    Tuesday, February 18 2014 5:02 PM EST2014-02-18 22:02:44 GMT

    Random Acts of Kindness Day was on February 17, so Laura's Likes has some ideas to keep that kindness going. All of the companies featured are geared toward doing good and spreading good.

    Random Acts of Kindness Day was on February 17, so Laura's Likes has some ideas to keep that kindness going. All of the companies featured are geared toward doing good and spreading good.

  • Laura's Likes: Valentine's Day Edition

    Laura's Likes: Valentine's Day Edition

    Tuesday, February 11 2014 7:41 PM EST2014-02-12 00:41:01 GMT
    Valentine's Day is coming up and Laura's Likes are getting you ready for the day of love with some fun, amazing and cool products.
    Valentine's Day is coming up and Laura's Likes are getting you ready for the day of love with some fun, amazing and cool products.
  • Laura's Likes: Winter Adventure Edition

    Laura's Likes: Winter Adventure Edition

    Tuesday, February 4 2014 6:37 PM EST2014-02-04 23:37:04 GMT
    The cold winter got you down? Looking to get away? After two visits from the polar vortex, an ice storm in the forecast, and another storm on the way this weekend, we thought you might be ready to skip town or go on an adventure.
    The cold winter got you down? Looking to get away? After two visits from the polar vortex, an ice storm in the forecast, and another storm on the way this weekend, we thought you might be ready to skip town or go on an adventure.
  • Laura's Likes: Super Bowl Edition

    Laura's Likes: Super Bowl Edition

    Tuesday, January 28 2014 6:36 PM EST2014-01-28 23:36:48 GMT
    If you haven't heard, the Super Bowl is coming up. If you're hosting a party or attending one, some of Laura's Likes will help get you ready for the big game.
    If you haven't heard, the Super Bowl is coming up. If you're hosting a party or attending one, some of Laura's Likes will help get you ready for the big game.
  • Laura's Likes: Get Moving Edition

    Laura's Likes: Get Moving Edition

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 3:21 PM EST2014-01-22 20:21:39 GMT
    It's around this time of January that some people generally give up on their New Year's resolution. The most popular resolutions have to do with better health, getting fit and losing weight. FOX 5's Laura Evans has some products to make it a little easier to stay true to your intention.
    It's around this time of January that some people generally give up on their New Year's resolution. The most popular resolutions have to do with better health, getting fit and losing weight. FOX 5's Laura Evans has some products to make it a little easier to stay true to your intention.
  • Driver advocates remain skeptical of Montgomery Co. speed camera program

    Driver advocates remain skeptical of Montgomery Co. speed camera program

    Monday, January 20 2014 10:04 PM EST2014-01-21 03:04:52 GMT
    There is an uproar in Montgomery County over speed cameras. It is a program that brought in nearly $16 million to the county last year. But many drivers are crying foul, saying the speed cameras are not accurate. Meanwhile, some Maryland state lawmakers are calling for a review of the entire system.
    There is an uproar in Montgomery County over speed cameras. It is a program that brought in nearly $16 million to the county last year. But many drivers are crying foul, saying the speed cameras are not accurate. Meanwhile, some Maryland state lawmakers are calling for a review of the entire system.
  • Laura's Likes: Smooth Skin Edition

    Laura's Likes: Smooth Skin Edition

    Tuesday, January 7 2014 6:40 PM EST2014-01-07 23:40:32 GMT
    With the bitter cold in the area, FOX 5's Laura Evans has found some products to help soothe your body's largest organ -- your skin!
    With the bitter cold in the area, FOX 5's Laura Evans has found some products to help soothe your body's largest organ -- your skin!
  • Laura's Likes: Holiday Party Items

    Laura's Likes: Holiday Party Items

    Tuesday, December 17 2013 6:43 PM EST2013-12-17 23:43:22 GMT
    With Christmas coming up, the holiday parties are abound, so Laura Evans is here with some items to get you ready to party.
    With Christmas coming up, the holiday parties are abound, so Laura Evans is here with some items to get you ready to party.
  • Laura's Likes: Christmas Gift Ideas

    Laura's Likes: Christmas Gift Ideas

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 7:30 PM EST2013-12-11 00:30:56 GMT
    Christmas is coming soon and many of us haven't finished our holiday shopping. So Laura Evans is here with some ideas you may not have thought about to help you finish your list.
    Christmas is coming soon and many of us haven't finished our holiday shopping. So Laura Evans is here with some ideas you may not have thought about to help you finish your list.
  • Laura's Likes: Winter Weather Items

    Laura's Likes: Winter Weather Items

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 3:03 PM EST2013-12-10 20:03:26 GMT
    With the winter weather upon us, and more on the way, here is a special Laura's Likes to help you enjoy the snow a little more!
    With the winter weather upon us, and more on the way, here is a special Laura's Likes to help you enjoy the snow a little more!
  • Laura's Likes: Holiday Hostess Gifts

    Laura's Likes: Holiday Hostess Gifts

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 8:24 PM EST2013-12-04 01:24:34 GMT
    In the lead up to Christmas, there are so many holiday parties, gift exchanges and festive gatherings. For this week's Laura's Likes, here are some ideas for really fun and inexpensive hostess gifts.
    In the lead up to Christmas, there are so many holiday parties, gift exchanges and festive gatherings. For this week's Laura's Likes, here are some ideas for really fun and inexpensive hostess gifts.
  • The Next Great Thing: Thanksgiving Special

    The Next Great Thing: Thanksgiving Special

    Thursday, November 28 2013 5:33 PM EST2013-11-28 22:33:32 GMT
    Here are links to all the great products and services you saw in the special Thanksgiving edition of The Next Great Thing.
    Here are links to all the great products and services you saw in the special Thanksgiving edition of The Next Great Thing.
  • Laura's Likes: Thanksgivukkah Edition

    Laura's Likes: Thanksgivukkah Edition

    Wednesday, November 27 2013 2:26 PM EST2013-11-27 19:26:35 GMT
    Laura's Likes is getting you ready for Thanksgivukkah. A lot of us will be spending time cooking, entertaining and eating. Laura Evans has put together some innovative items that are perfect for your gathering when it comes to good health and no waste.
    Laura's Likes is getting you ready for Thanksgivukkah. A lot of us will be spending time cooking, entertaining and eating. Laura Evans has put together some innovative items that are perfect for your gathering when it comes to good health and no waste.
  • Laura's Likes: Babies Edition

    Laura's Likes: Babies Edition

    Tuesday, November 19 2013 11:28 PM EST2013-11-20 04:28:39 GMT
    It's time for Laura's Likes and she's taking it to the kids.
    It's time for Laura's Likes and she's taking it to the kids.
  • Next Great Thing: Shower Tunes, Plate Date, Grillbot

    Next Great Thing: Shower Tunes, Plate Date, Grillbot

    Ever see something and ask yourself: Why didn't I think of that? FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans went searching for hot new businesses and brings to us her latest edition of the Next Great Thing.
    Ever see something and ask yourself: Why didn't I think of that? FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans went searching for hot new businesses and brings to us her latest edition of the Next Great Thing.
  • Laura Likes: Tailgating Edition

    Laura Likes: Tailgating Edition

    Wednesday, November 6 2013 10:25 PM EST2013-11-07 03:25:16 GMT
    We are down to our last few weekends where tailgating weather is bearable. Laura Evans is here with some of her likes to help you celebrate your football team to victory.
    We are down to our last few weekends where tailgating weather is bearable. Laura Evans is here with some of her likes to help you celebrate your football team to victory.
  • Laura's Likes: Protection and Prevention Edition

    Laura's Likes: Protection and Prevention Edition

    Tuesday, October 29 2013 8:13 PM EDT2013-10-30 00:13:11 GMT
    Halloween is right around the corner. Laura Evans has some interesting items to get us in the spirit in this edition of Laura’s Likes.
    Halloween is right around the corner. Laura Evans has some interesting items to get us in the spirit in this edition of Laura’s Likes.
  • Laura's Likes: Halloween Ideas

    Laura's Likes: Halloween Ideas

    Tuesday, October 22 2013 6:02 PM EDT2013-10-22 22:02:20 GMT
    Halloween is right around the corner. Laura Evans has some interesting items to get us in the spirit in this edition of Laura’s Likes.
    Halloween is right around the corner. Laura Evans has some interesting items to get us in the spirit in this edition of Laura’s Likes.
  • Government shutdown affects DC tourism

    Government shutdown affects DC tourism

    Friday, October 11 2013 5:42 AM EDT2013-10-11 09:42:05 GMT
    The government shutdown doesn't just mean government services are on hold. As the days pass the impact on businesses that serve government workers is becoming more and more significant.
    The government shutdown doesn't just mean government services are on hold. As the days pass the impact on businesses that serve government workers is becoming more and more significant.
  • Laura's Likes: Gadgets for photo fanatics

    Laura's Likes: Gadgets for photo fanatics

    Fall is a beautiful time of year and it is a perfect time to get outside and take photos. In this week's Laura's Likes, here are some really fun gadgets for the photo fanatics.
    Fall is a beautiful time of year and it is a perfect time to get outside and take photos. In this week's Laura's Likes, here are some really fun gadgets for the photo fanatics.
  • Laura's Likes: Organization Edition

    Laura's Likes: Organization Edition

    In this week's Laura's Likes, she has some items to help you get organized.
    In this week's Laura's Likes, she has some items to help you get organized.
  • Laura's Likes: The 'It' Items

    Laura's Likes: The 'It' Items

    In this week's Laura's Likes, she shows us some of the "it" items right now. These are things you might want to put on your own gift list or to buy for someone else.
    In this week's Laura's Likes, she shows us some of the "it" items right now. These are things you might want to put on your own gift list or to buy for someone else.
  • Lice head start the school year

    Lice head start the school year

    Friday, September 13 2013 11:52 AM EDT2013-09-13 15:52:54 GMT
    Lice. Just say the word and it makes your head itch. And to make matters worse lice today are harder than ever to get rid of.FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans joins us with the story of a Potomac woman who has built her business on the bugs.The problem is so prolific there's an awareness campaign on lice. September is head lice prevention month. Kids miss school because of lice. Last year a school actually closed for several days because so many kids were infested.It's just horrible to thin...
    Lice. Just say the word and it makes your head itch. And to make matters worse lice today are harder than ever to get rid of.FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans joins us with the story of a Potomac woman who has built her business on the bugs.The problem is so prolific there's an awareness campaign on lice. September is head lice prevention month. Kids miss school because of lice. Last year a school actually closed for several days because so many kids were infested.It's just horrible to thin...
  • Laura's Likes: Travel Edition

    Laura's Likes: Travel Edition

    Summer is almost over, but many people have scheduled that one last vacation. Laura Evan's has some fun ideas if you're looking to get away.
    Summer is almost over, but many people have scheduled that one last vacation. Laura Evan's has some fun ideas if you're looking to get away.
  • Laura's Likes: Back to School Edition

    Laura's Likes: Back to School Edition

    It's time for Laura's Likes and we're talking about back-to-school items for every age.
    It's time for Laura's Likes and we're talking about back-to-school items for every age.
  • Finding the best mosquito repellent

    Finding the best mosquito repellent

    Monday, July 29 2013 5:53 PM EDT2013-07-29 21:53:59 GMT
    Mosquito season is in full swing... And with all the recent rain.. They may be swarming in your backyard these days. Fox 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans compares sprays vs. traps.
    Mosquito season is in full swing... And with all the recent rain.. They may be swarming in your backyard these days. Fox 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans compares sprays vs. traps.
  • Laura's Likes: Golf Edition

    Laura's Likes: Golf Edition

    It's time for Laura's Likes and she is talking about golf. On the heels of The Open Championship, she has some ideas for every golf fanatic out there or perfect gifts for the golfer in your life.
    It's time for Laura's Likes and she is talking about golf. On the heels of The Open Championship, she has some ideas for every golf fanatic out there or perfect gifts for the golfer in your life.
  • National Harbor businesses reopen after PG water crisis

    National Harbor businesses reopen after PG water crisis

    Wednesday, July 17 2013 10:50 PM EDT2013-07-18 02:50:50 GMT
    The water crisis may be over but it had a huge impact on businesses, especially at National Harbor. All 15 restaurants and nearly 95 retailers closed their doors Wednesday because of WSSC's announced water crisis.
    The water crisis may be over but it had a huge impact on businesses, especially at National Harbor. All 15 restaurants and nearly 95 retailers closed their doors Wednesday because of WSSC's announced water crisis.
  • Laura's Likes: Do-It-Yourself Edition

    Laura's Likes: Do-It-Yourself Edition

    Summer is a good time for those do-it-yourself projects and FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has some products to help you out with that.
    Summer is a good time for those do-it-yourself projects and FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has some products to help you out with that.
  • Laura's Likes: Special Occasion Edition

    Laura's Likes: Special Occasion Edition

    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here with her "Likes" that are fun and outside the box for your festive occasion.
    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here with her "Likes" that are fun and outside the box for your festive occasion.
  • Laura's Likes: Travel Edition

    Laura's Likes: Travel Edition

    It's time for Laura's Likes and this week's products will try to help you reduce your travel headaches.
    It's time for Laura's Likes and this week's products will try to help you reduce your travel headaches.
  • Laura's Likes: July 4th Edition

    Laura's Likes: July 4th Edition

    This week's Laura's Likes will help you get ready for the 4th of July.
    This week's Laura's Likes will help you get ready for the 4th of July.
  • Laura Evans' Video Stories

    Laura Evans' Video Stories

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  • Laura's Likes: Nantucket Bike Baskets, The Happy Trunk, The Easy Updo

    Laura's Likes: Nantucket Bike Baskets, The Happy Trunk, The Easy Updo

    In this week's Laura's Likes, we have found some products that will keep you looking good, feeling good and getting organized.
    In this week's Laura's Likes, we have found some products that will keep you looking good, feeling good and getting organized.
  • Laura's Likes: Summer Edition

    Laura's Likes: Summer Edition

    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has some great ideas to enhance your summer in a healthy way, whether you're single or a family on the go.

    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has some great ideas to enhance your summer in a healthy way, whether you're single or a family on the go.


  • Laura's Likes: Father's Day Edition

    Laura's Likes: Father's Day Edition

    In her search for new and interesting Father's Day gift ideas, FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has come across some pretty interesting items to share with you in this edition of Laura's Likes.

    In her search for new and interesting Father's Day gift ideas, FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has come across some pretty interesting items to share with you in this edition of Laura's Likes.

  • Laura's Likes: Quirky Edition

    Laura's Likes: Quirky Edition

    In her search for new and interesting products, FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has come across some pretty interesting -- or let’s just say odd or quirky things -- to share with you in this edition of Laura's Likes.

    In her search for new and interesting products, FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has come across some pretty interesting -- or let’s just say odd or quirky things -- to share with you in this edition of Laura's Likes.

  • Consumer group flags high SPF ratings on sunscreen as misleading

    Consumer group flags high SPF ratings on sunscreen as misleading

    Monday, May 20 2013 3:56 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:56:41 GMT
    Sunbathers headed to the beach this summer will find new sunscreen labels on store shelves that are designed to make the products more effective and easier to use.
    Sunbathers headed to the beach this summer will find new sunscreen labels on store shelves that are designed to make the products more effective and easier to use.
  • Laura's Likes: Warmer Temps Edition

    Laura's Likes: Warmer Temps Edition

    With Memorial Day right around the corner, we can't help but think about warmer temperatures. As it warms up, here are some products to help you show off your skin, nails and feet outside.
    With Memorial Day right around the corner, we can't help but think about warmer temperatures. As it warms up, here are some products to help you show off your skin, nails and feet outside.
  • The Next Great Thing: Trakdot, Dyle Mobile TV, Sugru

    The Next Great Thing: Trakdot, Dyle Mobile TV, Sugru

    The Next Great Thing searches for products that offer a solution to a mass problem -- issues many people face frequently. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans introduces you to some products that might have you saying, "Why didn't I think of that?"

    The Next Great Thing searches for products that offer a solution to a mass problem -- issues many people face frequently. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans introduces you to some products that might have you saying, "Why didn't I think of that?"

  • Laura's Likes: Viewer's Choice Edition

    Laura's Likes: Viewer's Choice Edition

    In this week's Laura's Likes, we're switching things up a little as it's all about the viewer. We turned the tables this week and asked you, the viewer, to tell us what you like!
    In this week's Laura's Likes, we're switching things up a little as it's all about the viewer. We turned the tables this week and asked you, the viewer, to tell us what you like!
  • Laura's Likes: Mother's Day Edition

    Laura's Likes: Mother's Day Edition

    It's time for Laura's Likes, and this week, it's all about mom. Mother's Day is around the corner and we want to get you prepared with some really unique ideas.
    It's time for Laura's Likes, and this week, it's all about mom. Mother's Day is around the corner and we want to get you prepared with some really unique ideas.
  • Laura's Likes: April Awareness Campaigns

    Laura's Likes: April Awareness Campaigns

    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here with ideas connected to April awareness campaigns.
    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here with ideas connected to April awareness campaigns.
  • Laura's Likes: Earth Day Edition

    Laura's Likes: Earth Day Edition

    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans brings us a special green edition of Laura's Likes.
    FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans brings us a special green edition of Laura's Likes.
  • Laura's Likes: Keeping cool and stylish in warmer weather

    Laura's Likes: Keeping cool and stylish in warmer weather

    Spring has sprung! FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is sharing some of her likes to keep us cool and stylish in the warmer weather.
    Spring has sprung! FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is sharing some of her likes to keep us cool and stylish in the warmer weather.
  • Best vehicles for commuters

    Best vehicles for commuters

    Wednesday, March 27 2013 6:25 PM EDT2013-03-27 22:25:27 GMT
    Gas prices are going up and commutes are getting longer. AAA has come out with its first-ever report on its selections of the best commuter vehicles. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on their list.
    Gas prices are going up and commutes are getting longer. AAA has come out with its first-ever report on its selections of the best commuter vehicles. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on their list.
  • Laura's Likes: Spring Has Arrived Edition

    Laura's Likes: Spring Has Arrived Edition

    Spring is officially here and FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here with her likes to keep us on track for the changing seasons.
    Spring is officially here and FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here with her likes to keep us on track for the changing seasons.
  • Arlington's $1 million bus stop makeover

    Arlington's $1 million bus stop makeover

    Monday, March 25 2013 10:15 PM EDT2013-03-26 02:15:56 GMT
    A brand new bus stop in Arlington has people talking. The popular stop has been under construction for the past year and a half. But it's the improvement price tag that is proving unpopular. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on this story.
    A brand new bus stop in Arlington has people talking. The popular stop has been under construction for the past year and a half. But it's the improvement price tag that is proving unpopular. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on this story.
  • Upromise helping families earn money for college

    Upromise helping families earn money for college

    Wednesday, March 20 2013 5:42 PM EDT2013-03-20 21:42:23 GMT
    Saving to pay for your child's college tuition can be a daunting task. But some families are saving and they are not even thinking about it thanks to a program called Upromise. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans explains more about this program.
    Saving to pay for your child's college tuition can be a daunting task. But some families are saving and they are not even thinking about it thanks to a program called Upromise. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans explains more about this program.
  • Laura's Likes: Spring Edition

    Laura's Likes: Spring Edition

    Spring is arriving and with spring comes tax time and spring break. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here to share what she likes to help with your taxes and allow for more play money for spring break.

    Spring is arriving and with spring comes tax time and spring break. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans is here to share what she likes to help with your taxes and allow for more play money for spring break.

  • Cosmetic clinic for men

    Cosmetic clinic for men

    Wednesday, March 13 2013 8:11 PM EDT2013-03-14 00:11:06 GMT

    Cosmetic and laser procedures are traditionally targeted toward women. But these days, more and more men are showing interest. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans tells us about the first clinical dermatology practice -- just for men.

    Cosmetic and laser procedures are traditionally targeted toward women. But these days, more and more men are showing interest. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans tells us about the first clinical dermatology practice -- just for men.

  • Laura's Likes: Fashion Solutions

    Laura's Likes: Fashion Solutions

    Wednesday, March 13 2013 8:10 PM EDT2013-03-14 00:10:46 GMT
    It's always fun to hear about new inventions to make your life a little easier and that's the theme of this edition of Laura's Likes.
    It's always fun to hear about new inventions to make your life a little easier and that's the theme of this edition of Laura's Likes.
  • Hobo Gives Back

    Hobo Gives Back

    Wednesday, March 13 2013 8:09 PM EDT2013-03-14 00:09:56 GMT
    An Annapolis-based company all about making luxury bags and wallets is celebrating a new season by giving back. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on this story.
    An Annapolis-based company all about making luxury bags and wallets is celebrating a new season by giving back. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on this story.
  • Water Filter Buying Guide

    Water Filter Buying Guide

    Wednesday, February 27 2013 5:48 PM EST2013-02-27 22:48:11 GMT
    Do you normally use a filter when you drink water from the tap? One consumer advocate organization says you should and they have come out with a guide for the best ones.
    Do you normally use a filter when you drink water from the tap? One consumer advocate organization says you should and they have come out with a guide for the best ones. FOX 5 Consumer Reporter Laura Evans has more on the details.
  • Laura's Likes: Coyote Case, TrustEgg, Mommy's Medicine Cabinet

    Laura's Likes: Coyote Case, TrustEgg, Mommy's Medicine Cabinet

    Wednesday, February 27 2013 5:47 PM EST2013-02-27 22:47:12 GMT
  • The Next Great Thing: Neckid, Weddings In A Box, Fashion Forward Maternity

    The Next Great Thing: Neckid, Weddings In A Box, Fashion Forward Maternity

    Tuesday, February 12 2013 4:39 PM EST2013-02-12 21:39:14 GMT
    The Next Great Thing is where we introduce you to new businesses that could help solve some of life's biggest problems!
    The Next Great Thing is where we introduce you to new businesses that could help solve some of life's biggest problems!
  • Enemies Meet Decades After Battling In Vietnam

    Enemies Meet Decades After Battling In Vietnam

    This is the story of an unlikely pair together to recount the tragedies of war; from opposite sides they share the same view. An eternal grave site of names, etched in granite. Behind each one, is a story
    This is the story of an unlikely pair together to recount the tragedies of war; from opposite sides they share the same view. An eternal grave site of names, etched in granite. Behind each one, is a story of life and death.
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