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Snow near the Potomac River at the Georgetown waterfront on February 18, 2015. (Credit: Jared Ruderman/All-News 99.1)

Winter Storm Warning Expands to D.C. With Md., Va. Suburbs

A winter storm warning has been expanded to include Fairfax and Prince William counties in northern Virginia.

02/21/2015

Fairfax County Police. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Fairfax County Creates Panel to Review Police Procedures

Fairfax County officials are creating a commission to review police department policies after an officer shot an unarmed man and investigative documents were kept secret for 17 months.

02/21/2015

Sisters Sheila (left) and	Katherine Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

Affidavit: Man Admits Leaving Mall With Missing Md. Sisters

A sex offender told investigators he left a Maryland shopping mall with two young sisters who disappeared in 1975 and later saw his uncle sexually assaulting one of the girls, according to newly unsealed police affidavits.

02/21/2015

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In Virginia, Little Chance of Raising More Road Revenue

In 2013, Virginia politicians finally mustered the political will to enact a comprehensive package of tax increases to shore up the state’s deteriorating transportation network.

02/21/2015

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell (2nd R) leaves U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia with family members, including his son Bobby (R), after he found guilty in his corruption trial. The jury found McDonnell guilty of 11 corruption-related counts, and his wife Maureen McDonnell of eight counts. They were on trial for accepting gifts, vacations and loans from a Virginia businessman in exchange for helping his company.   (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Va. Lawmakers Won’t Disclose Income from Other State Jobs

In the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s conviction on corruption charges, Virginia lawmakers say they are moving to tighten the ethics laws governing public officials’ behavior.

02/20/2015

Sledding off N. Charles Street in Towson. (Photo credit: Karen Adams / All News 99.1)

School Activity Cancellations for Weekend

Maryland, D.C. and Virginia school-sponsored activity cancellations for Feb. 21 and 22.

02/20/2015

Crime scene tape. (Photo: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1)

Reward Increased to $21,000 in Murder of Va. Grocery Employee

Police have increased the reward to $21,000 for information related to the murder of a Woodbridge grocery store employee nearly a year ago.

02/20/2015

tanaka defective air bags

U.S. to Fine Air Bag Maker $14,000 a Day

Feds say Japanese company Takata did not fully cooperate in a long-running investigation of faulty and potentially dangerous air bag inflators.

02/20/2015

Fishing boats sit frozen in ice in the harbor of Tangier Island, Virginia as residents wait for a Coast Guard ice breaker to clear the harbor.  (Photo by Glenn Beil/Getty Images)

Guard Delivers Provisions to Ice-Bound Chesapeake Bay Island

The Virginia National Guard flew in food, medicine and mail to ice-bound Tangier Island, a tiny fishing and tourism outpost in the middle of Chesapeake Bay that has been without ferry service for a week.

02/20/2015

45-year-old Abdulai Kabba was reported missing from Dumfries, but has been found safe. (Credit: Prince William County Police Dept.)

Man Missing from Prince William County Has Been Found

The Prince William County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man.

02/20/2015

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