WATCH: President Obama Pardons National Thanksgiving TurkeyPresident Barack Obama will spare two turkeys from the brine and the oven Wednesday, fulfilling the annual tradition of a presidential pardon for a couple of lucky birds ahead of Thanksgiving Day.
Clouded Leopard Dies at Smithsonian's National ZooA 13-year-old clouded leopard at the Smithsonian's National Zoo has died.
Police: D.C. Mom, Toddler Missing Since SundayA 29-year-old D.C. woman and her 2-year-old daughter have been missing since Sunday night, police say.
Police: Group of Young People Commits 'Flash Mob' RobberyAuthorities say a group of young people rushed into a high-end clothing store in Georgetown and robbed the business.
D.C. Police Union Reacts to Police Chief's Comments on '60 Minutes'The comments D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier made on CBS News "60 Minutes" Sunday night marks a noticeable shift in how citizens are asked to handle an active shooter situation, and now it's leading to follow up questions.
Free Pets: Zappos to Cover Cost of Dog & Cat Adoptions Black Friday WeekendIf finding the perfect furry friend is high on your holiday wish list, this weekend is the perfect time to adopt.


Police: Teen Charged in Stabbing at Baltimore High SchoolPolice say a 17-year-old Baltimore high school student has been charged as an adult with attempted murder in a classroom stabbing that left a schoolmate critically wounded.
Baby Loggerhead Sea Turtle Moves Into National AquariumThe National Aquarium's newest resident fits in the palm of your hand.
Council: Talbot Boys Statue to Remain on Courthouse LawnThe Talbot County Council has announced that the Talbot Boys monument will remain on the county courthouse lawn despite protest and debate.
BGE Ordered to Reduce Charge for Opting Out of Smart MetersMaryland's Public Service Commission has ordered BGE to cut in half its monthly fee to customers who opt out of having smart meters installed in their homes or small businesses.
Man Wanted in Baltimore Shooting Arrested in ColoradoPolice in Boulder, Colorado say they've arrested a man wanted for attempted murder in Baltimore.
Recent Death of Man Shot 4 Years Ago Ruled a HomicideAnne Arundel County Police say the death of a man four years after he was shot has been ruled a homicide.


VDOT Aims to Smooth Holiday Traffic by Lifting Lane ClosuresThe Virginia Department of Transportation is smoothing the way for travelers by suspending highway work zones during the long Thanksgiving holiday.
Trial Postponed For Ex-Cop in 2013 Virginia On-Duty ShootingA trial has been postponed for a former Fairfax County police officer charged with murder in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed man.
Agency: 19 People Ill in E. Coli Outbreak Tied to CostcoNineteen people in seven states, including Virginia, Montana, Utah and Colorado, have contracted E. coli in an outbreak linked to chicken salad bought at Costco, federal health officials said Tuesday.
VSP to Heighten Patrols During the Long Holiday WeekendStarting Wednesday, Virginia State Police will be out in force as highway traffic swells for the start of the long Thanksgiving holiday.
Free Pets: Zappos to Cover Cost of Dog & Cat Adoptions Black Friday WeekendIf finding the perfect furry friend is high on your holiday wish list, this weekend is the perfect time to adopt.
SCC Orders Dominion to Refund $19.7M to Virginia CustomersState regulators have ordered Dominion Virginia Power to refund $19.7 million to customers.


Expert: Obama Must Make It Clear US Will Defend Turkey From 'Outside Aggression'The incident and NATO’s involvement prompts experts to evaluate what the implications could be for international relations.
Donald Trump: I Was 'The First Guy That Really Predicted Terrorism'Republican presidential contender Donald Trump is claiming he predicted terrorism.
Historians Call Trump's Claim Civil War Battle Took Place At Virginia Golf Course InaccurateAdd another group of people who Donald Trump is now feuding with: historians.
Obama, Hollande Pledge Solidarity Against ISISPledging solidarity after the Paris attacks, President Barack Obama promised Tuesday to work with France and other allies to intensify the U.S.-led campaign against the Islamic State, saying America would not be cowed by the scourge of terrorism.
Canada To Resettle 25,000 Syrian Refugees By End Of February Canada's new Liberal government said Tuesday it will resettle 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the year and another 15,000 by the end of February.
Report: Canada Won't Accept Unaccompanied Men In Syrian Refugee ProgramCanada's New Liberal government will announce Tuesday its plan to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees, bolstered by the support of all 10 of the country's provinces.


Brooks Laich on Giving Michael Latta, Tom Wilson the Cold Instagram ShoulderBrooks Laich explains why he won't follow his Capitals teammates on Instagram, despite their begging.
Nick Saban And Urban Meyer Screwed Things Up For EverybodyExpectations for college football coaches are always sky high. But, be careful when rolling the dice.
Snider: Can Terps Mature Into Real Contenders?The Terrapins are playing like a team that's already earned something.
Redskins to Play Cincinnati Bengals in London Next SeasonThe Redskins will play the Cincinnati Bengals in London on Oct. 30, 2016.
Pacers Set Shooting Marks Against WizardsThe Pacers put on one of the most impressive displays of shooting the Wizards have ever seen Tuesday night.
Name of Kevin Durant's Shoe Causing StirKevin Durant, a Seat Pleasant native, has a new sneaker that pays tribute to his roots, but not everybody in the area is thrilled about it.


Jimmy Fallon, Adele and The Roots Sing ‘Hello’A lot of gems came out of Adele’s appearance on “The Tonight Show,” a performance of her hit single “Hello” accompanied by Jimmy Fallon and The Roots among them.
Justin Bieber Cancels ‘Late Show,’ Thanksgiving Day AppearancesJustin Bieber won’t be celebrating Thanksgiving in New York City after all.
George Takei: Backlash Against Syrian Refugees ‘Has A Nazi Echo’During a HuffPost Live interview on Friday, actor George Takei criticized the backlash that is going on against the Syrian refugees.
Will Smith Talks About The Difference Between Racism, Prejudice In HollywoodWill Smith during The Hollywood Reporter’s awards-season Actor Roundtable talked about the difference between prejudice and racism.
Adele Has Already Sold 2.3 Million Copies of DiscAdele’s new album “25” has sold more than 2.3 million copies in the United States alone during its first three days on the market, a stunning number for a music industry that has seen sales steadily fall in the digital era.
After Trump on 'SNL,' NBC Will Give Time to 4 GOP CandidatesNBC has agreed to give four Republican candidates free time on affiliates in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina after they complained Donald Trump benefited from appearing as "Saturday Night Live" host earlier this month.


Good News on Thanksgiving: Being Grateful is Good For Your HeartCounting your blessings may help improve heart health, according to researchers at the University of California, San Diego.
University Cancels Free Yoga Class Over 'Cultural Appropriation Issue' That Could Offend StudentsThe University of Ottawa has ended a free on-campus yoga class over a “cultural appropriation issue” that could offend students.
Study: Meditation Can Reduce Racial BiasResearchers at the University of Sussex in England found that just seven minutes of Loving-kindness meditation (LKM) is effective at reducing racial bias.
Lawmakers Seeking Stricter Regulation Of Chemicals Used In Beauty ProductsLawmakers in Washington are seeking stricter regulation of dangerous chemicals used in beauty products.
Wealth May Give Advantage for Getting Organ TransplantsWealthy people are more likely to get an organ transplant, and less likely to die while waiting for one, a new study finds.
Study: Even Those At Healthy Weight Should Be Cautious Of 'Apple' ShapeA pot belly can be a bad thing — even if you're not considered overweight.

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