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Civil War Sites To Visit In Virginia This Summer

Want to explore some of the most historic sites in U.S. history? Check out this list of the top civil war sites in Virginia from Carlo DeVito, author of “Mrs. Lee’s Rose Garden.”

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Memorial Day Travel Tips

Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Baltimore

Memorial Day is a federal holiday celebrated in remembrance of the men and women who died serving in the United States armed forces. The United States armed forces include the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Coast Guard. This holiday is celebrated on the last Monday in May. Memorial Day was first celebrated after the Civil War and was first known as Decoration Day. These are some of the best Memorial Day getaways near Baltimore.

05/16/2015

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Smoke Report Suspends Metro Service On 3 Lines For Hours

Metro suspended service on several lines between Foggy Bottom in Washington and Rosslyn in northern Virginia for about three hours after a report of smoke.

05/11/2015

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Virginia Man Pleads Guilty In $5M Fraud Scheme

A Virginia man has pleaded guilty to wire fraud in a scheme to divert $5 million from his employer.

04/22/2015

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Court Documents Reveal New Details About ‘Black Hat Bandits’

They terrorized bank employees and customers throughout Maryland, D.C. and Virginia. Now, we’re learning new details about the men the FBI dubbed the “Black Hat Bandits.”

04/20/2015

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Robbers Dubbed ‘Black Hat Bandits’ Confess To 9 Bank Robberies

After several months of searching for suspects involved in nine bank robberies in the Washington metro area, a man has confessed

04/15/2015

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Marshals Reviewing Procedures After Inmate Escapes Hospital

Federal marshals are reviewing security procedures after an inmate receiving treatment at a hospital overpowered a private guard, took her gun and set off a frenzied manhunt that included two carjackings.

04/01/2015

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Escaped Va. Prisoner Captured By Police After Escaping Hospital

Fugitive captured. A prisoner who escaped from a northern Virginia hospital, triggering a manhunt involving hundreds of police and federal agents, is now back behind bars.

03/31/2015

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Missing Va. Boy Found In Septic Tank

The search for a missing 5-year old from Virginia comes to a tragic end.

03/27/2015

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Mother, Daughter From Nearby Va. Among Americans Killed In Plane Crash

A bombshell new report suggests the pilot on the Germanwings flight was locked out of the cockpit just before the plane went down.

03/25/2015

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Deaf Immigrant Jailed 6 Weeks With No Access To Interpreter

A deaf immigrant is suing northern Virginia authorities who he says jailed him for six weeks without access to an interpreter.

03/19/2015

DURHAM, NC - FEBRUARY 21: Justise Winslow #12 and Quinn Cook #2 of the Duke Blue Devils celebrate during their win against the Clemson Tigers at Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. Duke won 78-56. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Five Great College Basketball Games Left This Season

Here are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.

03/01/2015

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