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Broken Pipe Coats Road With Ice in Downtown Frederick

City officials say a broken water pipe has caused icy conditions on South Market Street in downtown Frederick.

02/28/2015

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Salt Brine Causing Car Corrosion During Winter Months

Salt brine is often used by road crews this time of year to prevent slippery, icy highways but the chemical is also responsible for corroding and damaging vehicles.

02/23/2015

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More Winter Weather Hits the Area Saturday, Bringing Snow and Sleet

Snow, record-setting cold, and more snow. That may be how this week goes down in the record books.

02/20/2015

Montgomery County Water Rescue Team training on a frozen Potomac pond. (Photo by Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1)

Md. Fire Department Gives Tips on Winter Water Safety

The Montgomery County Fire Department is warning people about the dangers of ice-covered waterways during this cold snap.

01/10/2015

The US Senate side of the US Capitol is seen in Washington, DC, November 5, 2014. Republicans captured a majority in the US Senate on Tuesday. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

What To Do During A Holiday Staycation In Washington, D.C.

With making travel plans, packing, and paying for a holiday vacation, you can become extremely stressed. A staycation is stress free alternative to a holiday vacation. Relax, rest, and rediscover the gems in the city. If you are taking a holiday staycation in Washington DC, here is what you should do.

12/06/2014

Lighting ceremony of the National Christmas Tree during a ceremony at the Ellipse December 6, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Best 2014 Holiday Events In Washington, D.C.

Christmas trees, evergreen wreaths and holiday music are sure signs that the very best time of year has arrived once again. Here’s an update on some fun holiday events happening in and around the District.

12/01/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents escort a group of undocumented immigrants into custody with helicopter support from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on May 20, 2013 near the U.S.-Mexico border in Havana, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker: ‘We Are Under Invasion’

One Republican lawmaker says the U.S. is being invaded as tens of thousands of children from Central America have illegally crossed the border since last October.

06/27/2014

The anti-amnesty group, Americans for Legal Immigration PAC (ALIPAC), is calling on Americans to mail their “gently used underwear” to President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner in response to a government request for new briefs for the recent surge of illegal immigrants being held by border patrol. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Anti-Amnesty Group Asks Americans To Mail ‘Gently Used Underwear’ To Obama, Boehner

The anti-amnesty group, Americans for Legal Immigration PAC (ALIPAC), is calling on Americans to mail their “gently used underwear” to President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner in response to a government request for new briefs for the recent surge of illegal immigrants being held by border patrol.

06/26/2014

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Brewer To Obama: ‘Dangerous And Unconscionable’ To Send Illegal Immigrant Families From Texas To Arizona

Calling it dangerous and unconscionable, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday sent a letter to President Barack Obama criticizing reports that immigration officials sent migrant families from Texas to Arizona, later dropping them off at Greyhound stations in Phoenix and Tucson.

06/03/2014

Making a weaving string of comments on immigration reform at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation economic summit in Washington, the California Democrat said that “as a country, we cannot, let me say, we cannot prohibit a path to citizenship” for illegal immigrants.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pelosi: ‘As A Country, We Cannot Prohibit A Path To Citizenship’ For Illegal Aliens

Making a weaving string of comments on immigration reform at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation economic summit in Washington, the California Democrat said that “as a country, we cannot, let me say, we cannot prohibit a path to citizenship” for illegal immigrants.

05/15/2014

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