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Winter Hits Md., Va. and D.C. on Thanksgiving Eve

A Winter Weather Advisory and a Winter Storm Warning have expired in the D.C. and Baltimore areas, according to the National Weather Service.

11/24/2014

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U.Va. Frat Leader Sickened by Rape Allegation

The president of the University of Virginia’s Inter-Fraternity Council says he was sickened by a female student’s account of being gang-raped by seven men at a fraternity.

11/24/2014

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Deer Hunting Industry Taps Into Locavore Movement

A decades-long national decline in the number of hunters has prompted states to tap into a new group of hunters — people who demand locally produced food, but don’t know the first thing about bagging a deer.

11/24/2014

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U.Va. Suspends Fraternal Activities Amid Probe

The University of Virginia on Saturday suspended activities at all campus fraternal organizations amid an investigation into a published report in which a student described being sexually assaulted by seven men at a fraternity in 2012.

11/22/2014

Chesapeake Blue Crabs. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Blue Crab Industry Struggles Persist in Va.

The downtown waterfront here at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay used to be dotted with so many crab processing plants that Hampton was once known as Crabtown.

11/22/2014

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Va. Makes Top 10 States to Have Miserable Thanksgiving

Virginia made it in a top 10 list recently compiled by the Estately Blog, but it’s not something to be thankful for.

11/22/2014

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Best Holiday Light Displays in the D.C. Area

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but some of the area’s best known light displays are already inviting people to come see their amazing and festive lights.

11/21/2014

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Kids Give First Lady Sarcastic ‘Thanks’ on Twitter

School kids are giving thanks to first lady Michelle Obama just in time for the holiday — with a sarcastic Twitter hashtag about unappealing school lunches.

11/21/2014

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Man Who Sold Fake Immunity Papers Gets 3 ½ Years

A man who claimed he was the keeper of the seal of St. Peter was sentenced to 3 ½ years in prison for selling 2,000 fake documents that he said would protect buyers from U.S. law and taxes.

11/21/2014

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Prince William Co. Official Arrested for Indecent Exposure

A Prince William County planning official was arrested Tuesday after multiple reports he exposed himself to women while driving in his car.

11/21/2014

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