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  • Shelter Dog Goes Through Unbelievable Transformation

    Shelter Dog Goes Through Unbelievable Transformation

    Sunday, July 20 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-07-21 03:22:35 GMT
    The Trio Animal Foundation in Chicago has been busy with their fair share of animal abuse cases. Recently, workers say they retrieved a terribly matted and urine soaked dog from an open access shelter. According to the workers, the dog’s fur was so terribly groomed; they were unsure which side was the face at first.
    The Trio Animal Foundation in Chicago has been busy with their fair share of animal abuse cases. Recently, workers say they retrieved a terribly matted and urine soaked dog from an open access shelter. According to the workers, the dog’s fur was so terribly groomed; they were unsure which side was the face at first.
  • Playful Pooch Feels Guilty, Gives All Toys To Crying Baby

    Playful Pooch Feels Guilty, Gives All Toys To Crying Baby

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:14 AM EDT2014-07-21 11:14:15 GMT
    A playful pooch learned very quickly that when there's a crying baby in the house all bets are off.
    A playful pooch learned very quickly that when there's a crying baby in the house all bets are off.
  • Rockville parents charged with keeping autistic twin sons locked up in dungeon-like basement

    Rockville parents charged with keeping autistic twin sons locked up in dungeon-like basement

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:06:50 GMT
    A Rockville couple has been arrested and charged with locking their 22-year-old twin sons with autism in the basement of their home. Police say the room had no lights and hardly anything for the men to sleep on.
    A Rockville couple has been arrested and charged with locking their 22-year-old twin sons with autism in the basement of their home. Police say the room had no lights and hardly anything for the men to sleep on.
  • Wawona Packing Company

    Fruit recall 2014

    Fruit recall 2014

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:51 AM EDT2014-07-22 12:51:58 GMT
    Fruit packaged by the Wawona Packing Company out of Cutler, California and sold at stores across the country is being voluntarily recalled. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says there is a possibility the recalled products may be contaminated with listeria. No illnesses have been linked to the recall. Certain lots of peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots sold at Trader Joe's, Costco, Sam's Club and Fresh Direct could be contaminated with the dangerous food-borne pathogen.
    Fruit packaged by the Wawona Packing Company out of Cutler, California and sold at stores across the country is being voluntarily recalled. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says there is a possibility the recalled products may be contaminated with listeria. No illnesses have been linked to the recall. Certain lots of peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots sold at Trader Joe's, Costco, Sam's Club and Fresh Direct could be contaminated with the dangerous food-borne pathogen.
  • 3 Hall Co. firefighters injured during training

    3 Hall Co. firefighters injured during training

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:05:46 GMT
    Three Hall County firefighters were injured at a fire training Tuesday and are being treated at nearby hospitals.
    Three Hall County firefighters were injured at a fire training Tuesday and are being treated at nearby hospitals.
  • 15-month-old girl abducted by father at Southern Ave. Metro station

    15-month-old girl abducted by father at Southern Ave. Metro station

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:05 AM EDT2014-07-23 11:05:27 GMT
    Metro Transit Police say they're searching for a father who abducted his own 15-month-old daughter at the Southern Avenue Metro station on Tuesday evening. 
    Metro Transit Police say they're searching for a father who abducted his own 15-month-old daughter at the Southern Avenue Metro station on Tuesday evening. 
  • Photographer Chronicles Dog's Last Days on Earth

    Photographer Chronicles Dog's Last Days on Earth

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:00:24 GMT
    The story of a dog’s last days has rapidly spread across the internet, touching the hearts of readers all around the world.
    The story of a dog’s last days has rapidly spread across the internet, touching the hearts of readers all around the world.
  • Beretta: Gun law forcing move out of Maryland

    Beretta: Gun law forcing move out of Maryland

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:32:21 GMT
    Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee.
    Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee.
  • Man fatally shot by police at Silver Spring bank

    Man fatally shot by police at Silver Spring bank

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:52:46 GMT
    Montgomery County police say officers fatally shot a man at a Silver Spring bank Tuesday afternoon.
    Montgomery County police say officers fatally shot a man at a Silver Spring bank Tuesday afternoon.
  • Pay It Forward: Musical Cop

    Pay It Forward: Musical Cop

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:33:59 GMT
    This person has two very different identities. That is one part of this story. The other part, though, has everything to do with realizing your own dream so that others can too.
    This person has two very different identities. That is one part of this story. The other part, though, has everything to do with realizing your own dream so that others can too.
  • New details in abuse, imprisonment allegations by Rockville parents

    New details in abuse, imprisonment allegations by Rockville parents

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:45:07 GMT
    Police have released new details about a disturbing discovery in Rockville. They say a couple kept their twin sons who have autism locked up in the basement of their home.
    Police have released new details about a disturbing discovery in Rockville. They say a couple kept their twin sons who have autism locked up in the basement of their home.
  • Police: Man left 98-year-old mother in hot car outside Maryland casino for hours

    Police: Man left 98-year-old mother in hot car outside Maryland casino for hours

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:04:00 GMT
    Authorities say a man is facing charges after leaving his 98-year-old mother--who is confined to a wheelchair-- in a hot car outside a Maryland casino for nearly five hours.
    Authorities say a man is facing charges after leaving his 98-year-old mother--who is confined to a wheelchair-- in a hot car outside a Maryland casino for nearly five hours.
  • Md. homeowner shares surveillance images of alleged burglar in hopes of catching him

    Md. homeowner shares surveillance images of alleged burglar in hopes of catching him

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:53:06 GMT
    A Clinton, Md., mother is taking matters into her own hands in solving a burglary at her home. She is sharing pictures of the alleged burglar taken from a video recorded by a next door neighbor's surveillance camera. She hopes someone recognizes the man and helps police catch him.
    A Clinton, Md., mother is taking matters into her own hands in solving a burglary at her home. She is sharing pictures of the alleged burglar taken from a video recorded by a next door neighbor's surveillance camera. She hopes someone recognizes the man and helps police catch him.
  • Police: Dumfries man stabbed and killed pit bull

    Police: Dumfries man stabbed and killed pit bull

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:58:18 GMT
    Prince William County Police say a Dumfries man stabbed and killed a pit bull and fatally injured a pit bull puppy in a domestic dispute.
    Prince William County Police say a Dumfries man stabbed and killed a pit bull and fatally injured a pit bull puppy in a domestic dispute.
  • Police looking to identify person in new surveillance video in DC store owner death case

    Police looking to identify person in new surveillance video in DC store owner death case

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:31:21 GMT
    D.C. police have released new surveillance video of a person they are looking to identify who was seen inside a Petworth neighborhood convenience store minutes before an armed robbery that led to the beating death of the store owner.
    D.C. police have released new surveillance video of a person they are looking to identify who was seen inside a Petworth neighborhood convenience store minutes before an armed robbery that led to the beating death of the store owner.
  • Arlington County employee arrested for sexually assaulting 10-year-old girl

    Arlington County employee arrested for sexually assaulting 10-year-old girl

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:38:25 GMT
    A 10-year-old girl was sexually assaulted and police say a 40-year-old probation counselor with Arlington County is responsible.
    A 10-year-old girl was sexually assaulted and police say a 40-year-old probation counselor with Arlington County is responsible.
  • 5-year-old battling cancer only wishes for birthday cards

    5-year-old battling cancer only wishes for birthday cards

    Monday, July 21 2014 1:50 PM EDT2014-07-21 17:50:34 GMT
    The story of a 5-year-old’s simple wish is warming hearts everywhere as it continues its viral journey on the web this week.
    The story of a 5-year-old’s simple wish is warming hearts everywhere as it continues its viral journey on the web this week.
  • Shipping containers being transformed into apartment complex

    Shipping containers being transformed into apartment complex

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:59:39 GMT
    How would you like to live in an 8-by-40 foot box? It could be the next big thing in affordable housing and it is becoming a reality in D.C.’s Brookland neighborhood.
    How would you like to live in an 8-by-40 foot box? It could be the next big thing in affordable housing and it is becoming a reality in D.C.’s Brookland neighborhood.
  • 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.

  • Bratton: 'not happy'

    NYPD probing raising of white flags at Brooklyn Bridge

    NYPD probing raising of white flags at Brooklyn Bridge

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:26 AM EDT2014-07-23 10:26:06 GMT
    The NYPD is investigating a major security breach at the Brooklyn Bridge, one of the most highly secured landmarks in New York City. Two white flags — international symbols of surrender — fluttered from poles on the stone supports that hold cables above the bridge connecting Brooklyn and Manhattan. The flags had a faint appearance of the stars and stripes. The American flags that are normally up at the bridge appeared to have been removed.
    The NYPD is investigating a major security breach at the Brooklyn Bridge, one of the most highly secured landmarks in New York City. Two white flags — international symbols of surrender — fluttered from poles on the stone supports that hold cables above the bridge connecting Brooklyn and Manhattan. The flags had a faint appearance of the stars and stripes. The American flags that are normally up at the bridge appeared to have been removed.
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