FTA to Take Over Direct Safety Oversight of MetrorailMetrorail safety will be placed under the direct oversight of the Federal Transit Administration in a plan announced late Friday.
Stafford HS Assistant Coach Fighting Back After Fired Over Disciplinary DrillA Stafford High School assistant football coach is asking for answers after he was fired for co-supervising a disciplinary drill that caused three players to have blisters on their hands.
Bicycle Bandit Gets 32 Years After Hospital EscapeA man known as the "bicycle bandit" who became even more infamous after escaping from custody at a northern Virginia hospital has been sentenced to 32 years in prison.
Stadium-Armory Service Could be 'Back to Normal' By End of 2015There is a glimmer of light at the end of the tunnel for Metro riders on the Silver, Orange and Blue lines.
Obama Nominates 2 for U.S. Attorney in Virginia, D.C.President Barack Obama nominated six people, including one each in the nation's capital and Virginia, to serve as U.S. Attorneys.
Weekend Guide: What's Happening in Your Area Oct. 9 - 11Fall is here, which means festivals, seasonal beers and enjoying the crisp autumn air outdoors. Celebrate the new season with friends and family at these events this weekend.
FBI: Ohio Man Coerced Teens in 5 States to Perform Sex ActsAn Ohio man has pleaded not guilty to charges he coerced teen girls in five states to expose themselves and perform sexual acts for him to view on Skype and other online media.
AAA: With Metro Ridership Down, Traffic is UpWith Metro ridership in a five-year nosedive, experts are warning drivers their commute is about to get a lot longer.
Dad's Response Goes Viral After Little Boy Asks To Be Elsa For Halloween A Virginia dad is winning over the Internet after posting a response to his son's Halloween request.
Prosecutors: Man Killed 3 to Get Revenge on City's EliteA Virginia man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over the span of a decade wanted revenge against what he perceived as the city's elite after losing a child custody case, prosecutors said Thursday.
Child Treated for Measles in Fairfax Co., Possibly Infected OthersA child has recently been treated for measles in Fairfax County and may have infected others, health officials announced Thursday.
Man Killed in Alexandria ShootingA man was shot and killed Wednesday night in Alexandria, marking the city's second homicide of the year.