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3 Students from Northern Va. Named U.S. Presidential Scholars

Three students from Northern Virginia are being recognized nationally for achievements in academics or the arts.

05/04/2015

Prosecutors say a judge's decision granting lawyers in a Chicago terrorism case unprecedented access to secret intelligence-court records could jeopardize national security.   (Credit: Thinkstock)

Northern Va. Man Gets 21 Years in Child’s Sexual Abuse Case

A northern Virginia man has been sentenced to 21 years in prison in a case that prosecutors say involves the repeated sexual abuse of a child.

03/21/2015

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Crash Total in Northern Va. Exceeds 150, Including Fatality

Two people were killed in weather-related traffic crashes as heavy snowfall overnight made driving conditions treacherous in areas across Virginia.

02/17/2015

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HOV Lanes Switch to Express Lanes on I-95 in Va.

A $940 million project that could significantly change the commute for traffic-weary northern Virginians is taking effect.

12/29/2014

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I-95 Express Lanes in Northern Va. Open Sunday

Express toll lanes on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia open toll-free Sunday night.

12/10/2014

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Northern Va. Couple Stabbed in Home Invasion

A northern Virginia couple stabbed during a home invasion have life-threatening injuries.

11/11/2014

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61-Year-Old Man Critical After Hit-and-Run on GW Parkway

A 61-year-old man is in critical condition after being hit by a car in northern Virginia.

10/21/2014

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13 Members of MS-13 Gang Indicted in Va. Killings

Federal prosecutors say they have indicted 13 members of the MS-13 street gang on charges related to three slayings in northern Virginia in the last year.

10/17/2014

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Va., Md. Spots Named Among Best in U.S. for Fall Foliage

Travel+Leisure Magazine has listed nearby Maryland and Virginia areas as some of the best in the country for enjoying fall foliage.

09/17/2014

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Injured Hawk to be Released Back Into Wild in Northern Va.

An injured hawk that’s spent three months in a rehabilitation center is set to be released into the wild at Turkey Run Park along the Potomac River in northern Virginia.

07/11/2014

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