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  • Maryland Transportation Authority in nest battle with osprey

    Maryland Transportation Authority in nest battle with osprey

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:05:24 GMT
    It has been a rough few days for a grand ole osprey trying to build a nest for the eggs it needs to lay. The trouble is where the bird wants to nest: in front of a traffic camera on a highway gantry perched above the eastbound lanes of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.
    It has been a rough few days for a grand ole osprey trying to build a nest for the eggs it needs to lay. The trouble is where the bird wants to nest: in front of a traffic camera on a highway gantry perched above the eastbound lanes of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.
  • Va. man turns in $1,000 found in Walmart parking lot

    Va. man turns in $1,000 found in Walmart parking lot

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:19:23 GMT
    A Virginia man's good deed is earning him some admiration. He found $1,000 in a store parking lot. Instead of keeping it, he turned it in.
    A Virginia man's good deed is earning him some admiration. He found $1,000 in a store parking lot. Instead of keeping it, he turned it in.
  • Tattooed suspect sought by Prince George's Co. police turns himself in

    Tattooed suspect sought by Prince George's Co. police turns himself in

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:06:55 GMT
    Prince George's County police say a noteworthy suspect with very distinctive tattoos on his face whose mugshot caught the attention of many on social media has turned himself in.
    Prince George's County police say a noteworthy suspect with very distinctive tattoos on his face whose mugshot caught the attention of many on social media has turned himself in.
  • 2-year-old boy seriously injured by family dog

    2-year-old boy seriously injured by family dog

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:46:53 GMT
    Baltimore County Police say a 2-year-old boy was mauled by the family dog.
    Baltimore County Police say a 2-year-old boy was mauled by the family dog.
  • Fondling incidents reported in Bailey's Crossroads area of Fairfax County

    Fondling incidents reported in Bailey's Crossroads area of Fairfax County

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:24:17 GMT
    Women in the Bailey's Crossroads community of Fairfax County are being warned after someone has been sneaking up on unsuspecting victims and groping them. It has happened more than a half dozen times during a one-month period in the same neighborhood.
    Women in the Bailey's Crossroads community of Fairfax County are being warned after someone has been sneaking up on unsuspecting victims and groping them. It has happened more than a half dozen times during a one-month period in the same neighborhood.
  • DC police searching for missing 13 year-old boy

    DC police searching for missing 13 year-old boy

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:11 AM EDT2014-04-23 10:11:01 GMT
    D.C. police need your help locating this missing 13 year-old boy. Derren Richardson was last seen on April 21st in the 300 block of Webster Street in northwest. Richardson is about five feet tall, has black hair and brown eyes.
    D.C. police need your help locating this missing 13 year-old boy. Derren Richardson was last seen on April 21st in the 300 block of Webster Street in northwest. Richardson is about five feet tall, has black hair and brown eyes.
  • 2 bull sharks caught in Potomac River

    2 bull sharks caught in Potomac River

    Thursday, August 22 2013 3:11 PM EDT2013-08-22 19:11:47 GMT

    For the second time in three years, fishermen in southern Maryland have pulled in a shark from the most unlikely place -- the Potomac River. Actually they caught two sharks.

    For the second time in three years, fishermen in southern Maryland have pulled in a shark from the most unlikely place -- the Potomac River. Actually they caught two sharks.

  • Police: 2 men shot outside National Zoo

    Police: 2 men shot outside National Zoo

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:55:31 GMT
    D.C. police say two men have been shot outside the Smithsonian's National Zoo Monday afternoon.
    D.C. police say two men have been shot outside the Smithsonian's National Zoo Monday afternoon.
  • Woman Tired Of Hollywood's Obsession With Perfection

    Woman Tired Of Hollywood's Obsession With Perfection

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-01 21:44:17 GMT
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] A Los Angeles woman says she is tired of Hollywood's obsession with perfection. So, she's doing something drastic right in the middle of Hollywood on Hollywood boulevard to show other women.
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] A Los Angeles woman says she is tired of Hollywood's obsession with perfection. So, she's doing something drastic right in the middle of Hollywood on Hollywood boulevard to show other women.
  • Metrobus rolls backwards onto sidewalk, hits SUV

    Metrobus rolls backwards onto sidewalk, hits SUV

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:07:29 GMT
    Metro says an out-of-service Metrobus rolled backwards onto a sidewalk and crashed into an SUV with a driver inside. The bus also struck a lamp post.
    Metro says an out-of-service Metrobus rolled backwards onto a sidewalk and crashed into an SUV with a driver inside. The bus also struck a lamp post.
  • Loudoun Co. officials warn of new LSD-like drug after teens hospitalized

    Loudoun Co. officials warn of new LSD-like drug after teens hospitalized

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:51:20 GMT
    There is a growing popularity of a dangerous new drug in Loudoun County. Police call it 25i, but it is more commonly referred to as “LSD," "smiles" or "N-bomb." The drug has been linked to several medical emergencies recently.
    There is a growing popularity of a dangerous new drug in Loudoun County. Police call it 25i, but it is more commonly referred to as “LSD," "smiles" or "N-bomb." The drug has been linked to several medical emergencies recently.
  • Va. Gov. McAuliffe 'satisfied' with Metro Silver Line progress

    Va. Gov. McAuliffe 'satisfied' with Metro Silver Line progress

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:11:34 GMT
    After a Tuesday morning briefing on the delays in opening Metro’s Silver Line, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) pronounced himself “satisfied” with safety and financial issues.
    After a Tuesday morning briefing on the delays in opening Metro’s Silver Line, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) pronounced himself “satisfied” with safety and financial issues.
  • American University investigating emails discussing alleged student misconduct

    American University investigating emails discussing alleged student misconduct

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:08 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:08:57 GMT
    Dozens of disturbing messages leaked online is causing quite an uproar on the campus of American University. The emails were allegedly written by members of a banned fraternity. Students are calling for action while the university president is promising an investigation into a "disturbing situation."
    Dozens of disturbing messages leaked online is causing quite an uproar on the campus of American University. The emails were allegedly written by members of a banned fraternity. Students are calling for action while the university president is promising an investigation into a "disturbing situation."
  • Severance to be extradited to Virginia to face weapons charges

    Severance to be extradited to Virginia to face weapons charges

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:58:42 GMT
    The man police believe may be linked to three murders in Alexandria is due in court Wednesday. Charles Severance is behind bars in Wheeling, West Virginia where he was picked up on an unrelated gun charge.
    The man police believe may be linked to three murders in Alexandria will be extradited back to Virginia, a judge said Wednesday.
  • New Americans turn to goats to address food demand

    New Americans turn to goats to address food demand

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:26:04 GMT
    COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) -- A bunch of kids in a minivan are solving twin challenges in northern Vermont: refugees struggling to find the food of their homelands and farmers looking to offload unwanted livestock. The half dozen kids - that is, baby goats - that arrived last week at Pine Island Farm were the latest additions to the Vermont Goat Collaborative, a project that brings together new Americans hungry for goat meat with dairy goat farmers who have no need for young male animals. Some dai...
    COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) -- A bunch of kids in a minivan are solving twin challenges in northern Vermont: refugees struggling to find the food of their homelands and farmers looking to offload unwanted livestock. The half dozen kids - that is, baby goats - that arrived last week at Pine Island Farm were the latest additions to the Vermont Goat Collaborative, a project that brings together new Americans hungry for goat meat with dairy goat farmers who have no need for young male animals. Some dai...
  • Officer hit by UPS Tractor Trailer

    Officer hit by UPS Tractor Trailer

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:15 AM EDT2014-04-22 09:15:21 GMT
    An airport officer is out of the hospital after an UPS tractor trailer hit him on the Dulles Toll Road last night.
    An airport officer is out of the hospital after an UPS tractor trailer hit him on the Dulles Toll Road last night.
  • 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.
  • Chris Brown's DC trial delayed for months

    Chris Brown's DC trial delayed for months

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:08:24 GMT
    Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge was put on hold for months Wednesday after prosecutors declined to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in the case.
    Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge was put on hold for months Wednesday after prosecutors declined to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in the case.
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