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Feds Launch Investigation of Jail’s Care of Deaf Inmates

Court documents show that the Department of Justice has launched an investigation of how the Arlington County jail cares for deaf inmates.


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Cursing in Public Becomes Fineable Offense in Arlington County

Cursing like a sailor in public has become a fineable offense in Arlington County, and that fine just got a big increase.


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Judge: Lawsuit By Deaf Inmate Can Go Forward Against Sheriff

A deaf man can go forward with his lawsuit against Arlington County Sheriff Beth Arthur after a federal judge said the allegations, if true, would amount to a serious violation of his constitutional rights.


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Judge Weighs Lawsuit Filed by Deaf Inmate at Arlington Jail

The Arlington County sheriff and state officials are asking a judge to toss out a lawsuit filed by a deaf man who says he spent six weeks at the county jail unable to adequately communicate.


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D.C. Rated One of Safest Driving States in America

It’s hard to believe, but a new report has named D.C. the second best state for driving.


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Fire Crew Helps D.C. Couple Marry After Winter Weather Strikes

A group of northern Virginia firefighters are used to being called heroes. Now they’re being called romantics.


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Homeless Man Gets Life in Prison in Machete Attack Near D.C.

A homeless man has been sentenced to life in prison in an attack on two people with a machete in a Washington, D.C. suburb.


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Arlington County Cancels Columbia Pike Streetcar Project

Arlington County is cancelling the long-awaited Columbia Pike streetcar project, the county board announced Wednesday.


An Arlington man was tased and arrested after police discovered him doing naked push-ups and other exercises in the middle of the street.  (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Police: Man Tased, Arrested for Doing Naked Push-Ups in Street

An Arlington man was tased and arrested after police discovered him doing naked push-ups and other exercises in the middle of the street.


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Officials: Woman at Pentagon Doesn’t Have Ebola

A woman who became ill in the Pentagon parking lot does not have Ebola, Virginia public health authorities said Friday, ending a daylong scare that forced the temporary quarantine of military members going to a Marine Corps ceremony in Washington.