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New York Times reporter James Risen participates in a news conference. (Credit: Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images)

U.S. to Seek Limited Info from Journalist in CIA Leak Case

A New York Times reporter will be subpoenaed to answer questions ahead of an upcoming trial of a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information, though a Tuesday hearing indicated there is much confusion about what the journalist may be asked to reveal.

12/16/2014

The popularity of e- cigarettes continue to grow.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Survey: E-cigs Surpass Regular Cigs in Teen Use

Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government’s annual drug use survey finds.

12/16/2014

File photo of a fire truck (credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

One Dead, Two Injured In Alexandria House Fire

One man is dead and two people are injured following a house fire in Alexandria Monday night.

12/16/2014

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Metro Restores Train Service on 3 Lines in D.C.

Metro says train service is being restored between L’Enfant Plaza and Farragut West stations on the blue, orange and silver lines after a water main break at 12th and F streets near Metro Center suspended service earlier in the morning.

12/16/2014

The US Senate side of the US Capitol is seen in Washington, DC, November 5, 2014. Republicans captured a majority in the US Senate on Tuesday. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Approves Obama Surgeon General Nominee

The Senate has approved President Barack Obama’s nomination of Dr. Vivek Murthy to serve as U.S. surgeon general. The 51-43 vote late Monday came despite opposition from some lawmakers over Murthy’s support for gun control and past statements calling gun violence a public health concern.

12/15/2014

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Michelle Obama: ‘I Want To Sleep Late’ For Christmas

Michelle Obama says Christmas pajamas may be on her list for Christmas.

12/15/2014

Aaron Monsey, Sterling man who won $1 million Powerball prize. (Credit: Virginia Lottery)

Sterling Man Claims $1M Powerball Prize Just in Time

A Sterling man claimed his $1 million Powerball prize less than a week before it was set to expire.

12/15/2014

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo credit:  Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

McAuliffe Proposes Gun Control Measures

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is pushing for new regulations on gun ownership and introduced a legislative package Monday that includes limiting handgun purchases to one a month and requiring universal background checks for purchases at gun shows.

12/15/2014

D.C. drivers are the second-rudest in the country, according to a new survey. (Photo: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

I-95 Express Lanes Open for Free in Northern Va.

New express lanes have opened on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia.

12/15/2014

A suitemate of the woman at the center of the controversial Rolling Stone piece on the University of Viriginia’s campus rape allegations says “Jackie’s” story is not a hoax in a detailed story of her friend’s decline.(Photo by Jay Paul/Getty Images)

Key Points U.Va. Students Say Rape Story Got Wrong

The Rolling Stone magazine article about the events of the night in question was wrong on a number of key points.

12/14/2014

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