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FedEx Truck Hits 6-Year-Old Boy in Fairfax County

A 6-year-old northern Virginia boy is in critical condition after being hit by a FedEx truck.

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Fairfax Band Director Charged With Soliciting

A high school band teacher in Fairfax County has been arrested and charged with soliciting a 14-year-old boy.


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Fire Breaks Out at Senior Citizens Complex in Va.

Authorities say the residents of a senior citizens apartment complex in Virginia were evacuated after an electrical fire but that no one was injured.


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Affair Arrangement Site Reveals Statistics About D.C.’s Cheaters

The extra-marital dating site AshleyMadison.com has released a list of the most adulterious neighborhoods in the District.


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Flood Watch: Heavy Rain Expected in D.C. Area Saturday

After freezing rain made trouble for commuters Friday morning, heavy rain could cause flooding throughout the D.C. area Saturday.


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Police: Cold Weather Bringing Out Car Thieves

While most of us are looking to bundle up indoors this winter, car thieves are looking to take advantage of the cold weather.


Protesters chain themselves together outside the ICE field office in Fairfax on Dec. 16, 2013. (Photo from @ndlon)

Immigration Protesters Chain Together Outside ICE Office in Fairfax

Nine people were arrested during a protest outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in northern Virginia on Monday morning, authorities say.


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Northern Va. Pair Caught with Heroin in Ocean City

Ocean City police have arrested two northern Virginia residents on heroin charges after a traffic stop.


Rescuers tend to victims next to derailed cars at the site of a train accident near the city of Santiago de Compostela on July 24, 2013. Between 45 and 50 people died when a train derailed in Galicia in northwestern Spain today, the president of the regional government of Galicia said. The train which carried 238 passengers originated in Madrid and was bound for the northwestern town of Ferrol.  AFP PHOTO / OSCAR CORRAL        (Photo credit should read OSCAR CORRAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Fairfax Woman Among Spanish Train Crash Victims

A Fairfax woman was among the nearly 80 people killed Wednesday night when a train derailed in Spain, the Catholic Diocese of Arlington says.


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The Week in News

Here’s what you may have missed, or if you didn’t, what’s worth re-reading this week (June 17-21).




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