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  • 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...
  • 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.
  • 1 dead after solo-car crash in Loudoun County

    1 dead after solo-car crash in Loudoun County

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-04-19 14:58:22 GMT
    Virginia State Police say a man is dead after a single-car crash in Loudoun County.Troopers say it happened Saturday around 12:18 a.m. on Route 7, just beyond Yellow Schoolhouse Road.
    Virginia State Police say a man is dead after a single-car crash in Loudoun County.Troopers say it happened Saturday around 12:18 a.m. on Route 7, just beyond Yellow Schoolhouse Road.

  • 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.
  • 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.

  • Boy who got fingers stuck in escalator released from hospital

    Boy who got fingers stuck in escalator released from hospital

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:46:56 GMT
    A 6-year-old boy who got his fingers caught in an escalator at a Prince George's County mall is now out of the hospital. Jerrin Poyner says he told his mom he'll probably take the stairs from now on-- but amazingly, he's going to be just fine.
    A 6-year-old boy who got his fingers caught in an escalator at a Prince George's County mall is now out of the hospital. Jerrin Poyner told his mom he'll probably take the stairs from now on-- but amazingly, he's going to be just fine.
  • U.Va. revokes 2 fraternities' charters for hazing

    U.Va. revokes 2 fraternities' charters for hazing

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-04-19 14:54:53 GMT
    The University of Virginia is revoking the charters of two fraternities for hazing.The university announced Friday that it has terminated its organization agreements with Sigma Nu and Pi Kappa Alpha. The announcements said the incidents involved the "new member education process," but they did not provide specifics and U.Va. spokesman McGregor McCance declined to elaborate.
    The University of Virginia is revoking the charters of two fraternities for hazing.The university announced Friday that it has terminated its organization agreements with Sigma Nu and Pi Kappa Alpha. The announcements said the incidents involved the "new member education process," but they did not provide specifics and U.Va. spokesman McGregor McCance declined to elaborate.

  • Graves at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery damaged by heavy equipment

    Graves at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery damaged by heavy equipment

    Tuesday, December 31 2013 7:40 PM EST2014-01-01 00:40:53 GMT
    A bulldozer mistakenly damaged dozens of graves at a Maryland veterans cemetery. Now the state's Secretary of Veterans Affairs is apologizing.
    A bulldozer mistakenly damaged dozens of graves at a Maryland veterans cemetery. Now the state's Secretary of Veterans Affairs is apologizing.
  • Man fined $525 for drink refill at Veterans Affairs hospital

    Man fined $525 for drink refill at Veterans Affairs hospital

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:29:12 GMT
    A man who helped himself to a refill of his 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital found it cost a lot more than he expected when he was fined $525.
    A man who helped himself to a refill of his 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital found it cost a lot more than he expected when he was fined $525.
  • Man arrested in fatal stabbing in SE DC

    Man arrested in fatal stabbing in SE DC

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:04:00 GMT
    DC Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred on Pomery Rd, SE near Sheridan Rd. SE just after two o'clock on Saturday morning.
    DC Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred on Pomery Rd, SE near Sheridan Rd. SE just after two o'clock on Saturday morning.
  • Kensington firefighters open 61-year-old time capsule

    Kensington firefighters open 61-year-old time capsule

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:51:09 GMT
    The Kensington Volunteer Fire Department took a trip back in time on Friday.  They opened a time capsule and went back to 1953, when their firehouse on Georgia Avenue and Randolph Road was built.
    The Kensington Volunteer Fire Department took a trip back in time on Friday.  They opened a time capsule and went back to 1953, when their firehouse on Georgia Avenue and Randolph Road was built.
  • Sketches released in Georgetown sex assault

    Sketches released in Georgetown sex assault

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:27:03 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. 
  • Highway patrol officers drive semi-trucks to catch drivers texting

    Highway patrol officers drive semi-trucks to catch drivers texting

    Thursday, October 31 2013 9:57 AM EDT2013-10-31 13:57:46 GMT
    Some highway patrol officers in Tennessee are swapping their patrol cars for big rigs. It's part of a sting to catch people texting and driving. Officers say they have a better chance of spotting violators because the semi-trucks sit much higher.
    Some highway patrol officers in Tennessee are swapping their patrol cars for big rigs. It's part of a sting to catch people texting and driving. Officers say they have a better chance of spotting violators because the semi-trucks sit much higher.
  • Pinstripes offers bowling and bocce in Georgetown

    Pinstripes offers bowling and bocce in Georgetown

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:41 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:41:13 GMT
    Get ready for food and fun at what the Washington Post calls "Georgetown's bowling and bocce fortress!" FOX 5’s Holly Morris visited Pinstripes with more.
    Get ready for food and fun at what the Washington Post calls "Georgetown's bowling and bocce fortress!" FOX 5’s Holly Morris visited Pinstripes with more.
  • DC police ID 2 who died of suspected hypothermia

    DC police ID 2 who died of suspected hypothermia

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:19:39 GMT
    The Metropolitan Police Department has identified two people whose bodies were found earlier this week in southeast Washington.Police suspect the cause of both deaths to be hypothermia.
    The Metropolitan Police Department has identified two people whose bodies were found earlier this week in southeast Washington.Police suspect the cause of both deaths to be hypothermia.

  • 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. 
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