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Fog, Ice Cause Hazardous Conditions Monday

Another wintry mix has left the D.C., Baltimore region with hazardous road conditions during the Monday morning commute, weather officials say.

02/28/2015

Physicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.  (Getty Images)

Va. Doctor Faces Additional Sexual Battery Charges

A doctor previously charged with sexually assaulting a male patient at his practice is facing more charges after additional patients told police they too were abused.

02/27/2015

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Man Charged With Setting Fire in Wal-Mart Store in Virginia

Fairfax County fire investigators have charged a man with setting a fire at a Wal-Mart store in Chantilly.

02/27/2015

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State Dept. Official Granted Bond on Soliciting Minor Charge

A State Department official has been granted bond and will be free pending trial on charges he solicited a minor online.

02/27/2015

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U.S. Funds to Va. Totaling $1.75 Million Aimed at Bay

Virginia is receiving $1.75 million in federal funds to support the cleanup of the Chesapeake Bay.

02/27/2015

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U.S., Liberia Start 1st Formal Test of ZMapp Ebola Virus Drug

The U.S. and Liberian governments are starting the first formal patient testing of an experimental Ebola virus treatment that’s been used on an emergency basis.

02/27/2015

Leonard Nimoy, who played the role of Spock in the original Star Trek television series, has died at the age of 83.  (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Leonard Nimoy, World Famous as Mr. Spock on ‘Star Trek’, Dies

Leonard Nimoy, world famous to “Star Trek” fans through a beloved cult TV series and a half-dozen films as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.

02/27/2015

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Metro Board Decides Not to Raise Fares to Balance Budget

Metro’s board of directors has decided not to increase fares or to significantly cut service to balance the budget.

02/27/2015

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Facebook Rolling Out Suicide Prevention Tool

Social media has become a platform where users express their feelings, and often their intention to kill themselves.

02/26/2015

"House of Cards" star Kevin Spacey is pictured. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Weekend Guide: What’s Happening in Your Area Feb. 27 – March 1

From watching new episodes of “House of Cards” alongside President Underwood himself, to dancing and painting your face 70s style, there’s something fun (and free) going on in your neighborhood this weekend.

02/26/2015

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