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A former Virginia sheriff's deputy who also worked as a Washington, D.C., police officer is facing sentencing on federal charges of illegally dealing in ... military police officer before joining the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Department and later working for the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department.
WASHINGTON, DC — Get ready for a wet, hot American summer, because it's coming to D.C. and Virginia, according to one report. ... RESTON, VA -- The Silver Line Metro extension currently being constructed from Reston Town Center to Loudoun County has major problems, according to an alarming ...

WASHINGTON - A Washington, D.C., man received two life sentences for raping and sexually assaulting a woman at knifepoint aboard a moving Red Line train in 2016. John P. Hicks, 41, was sentenced Friday after being convicted of first-degree rape and first-degree sex offense. He was found guilty by a ...
Maryland Senate President Mike Miller explained that all sides made concessions in order to fund Metro, noting that Washington, D.C. increased taxes to pay its share and Northern Virginia convinced the legislators in the rest of the state of the importance of funding the area transportation system. Maryland ...
WASHINGTON, DC -- Traveling around the D.C. area won't be easy this week, at least if you are relying on the Metro system. Thanks to track work, the entire system will experience wait times stretching up to a half hour on Saturday and Sunday. The Orange, Silver, and Blue lines will have 24 minute waits, ...
Demonstrators previoulsy gathered in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Temple of Dendur, in the museum's Sackler wing, in March. Known as major arts patrons, the Sacklers have given money to cultural institutions across the globe, including to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York ...

WASHINGTON, DC -- Fans of the Washington Capitals and Wizards who plan to take the Metro to Capital One Arena on Thursday and Friday, be warned: the commute could be an ugly one. Capital One Arena's Twitter account warned fans Thursday afternoon that riders hoping to get to and from the games ...
The bill for the second phase is being split between Loudon and Fairfax counties in Virginia and the Washington Metropolitan Airports Authority (WMAA), which is in charge of construction. The Federal Transit Administration loaned the counties and the WMAA a total of $1.9 billion to finance the project.
And in larger markets with more diversified labor forces, fewer workers would likely have to relocate to the area to fill the new jobs, which is also likely to blunt rent growth.” Impact on rents would be minimal in some markets such as Atlanta, the Washington, D.C. area, Chicago and Philadelphia, Zillow noted.
WASHINGTON, DC -- It was an ugly scene on the Red Line for Metro riders trying to get to work Tuesday morning. WMATA blamed a "wayward electrical current" in the Farragut North area for the problems, which caused single-tracking at the height of rush hour. As a result, huge crowds filled the platforms ...
WASHINGTON, DC -- A naked man has been arrested after attacking Metro riders Thursday morning at the Dupont Circle station in D.C., according to multiple reports. At 5:45 a.m., the man reportedly was acting aggressively toward Metro riders. Specifically, Steve Chenevey of Fox 5 tweeted that the man ...
News outlets report the woman told Metro Transit Police that the man forced her into various sexual acts after she boarded the train at the Rockville Station on March 31. Both later switched trains, finally exiting at Shady Grove station where police arrested 25-year-old Orin Gill and authorities took the victim ...
An opportunity to acquire a large, well-maintained asset in a top-performing submarket of the Washington, DC metropolitan area. This property offers investors an opportunity to pursue an intensive value-add renovation program, as well as several other income opportunities to significantly increase cash ...
WASHINGTON — Police have clear video of a man they say was likely involved in the killing of a D.C. woman, who was found stabbed multiple times last month. Investigators are calling the man a suspect in the killing of 52-year-old Maria Antoinette Evans, which happened in the pre-dawn hours of March ...
Take public transportation – The Metro and Metrobus are good alternatives to getting around the District instead of driving. Metro revised its hours this ... Each code will be valid for up to $15 off one ride taken in Lyft's Washington, D.C. Promo codes will be posted at 2 p.m. on Dec. 15th 23rd and Dec. 31st on ...
If you're expecting Christmas cards or letters that should have gotten to you days ago, you are not alone. Post offices across metro Atlanta are behind schedule on deliveries. Mail carriers tell CBS46 the biggest reason why this is happening these days is that people are getting more packages delivered ...
WASHINGTON, DC – Did the snow last weekend, and the trace overnight, have you dreaming of a white Christmas? Forecasters say the odds of the ... Accuweather.com's long-range forecast for the Washington, D.C., metro doesn't look good for a white Christmas, either. It looks like the holiday will be ...

Some rare good news for Metro riders: WMATA just announced that Wi-Fi is now available at 30 Metro stations. It represents an expansion of 24 stations from the original six: Metro Center, Gallery Place, L'Enfant Plaza, Judiciary Square, Union Station, and Archives. "All remaining underground stations will ...
Effective December 1, The American Tinnitus Association (ATA) relocated its headquarters from Portland, Oregon to the Washington, DC Metro region, to be closer to the center of tinnitus research and the organizations that support those most affected by the condition. The office puts ATA near the Veterans ...
The Archdiocese of Washington has filed a federal lawsuit against Metro after the transit agency refused to sell space on buses for Christmas fundraising ads, citing its ban on "issue-oriented advertising." The suit filed Tuesday argues that Metro is "hostile to religion" and violates the Archdiocese's right to ...
The proposed bill was also created to bring attention to Metro funding .... Kellman reported from Washington, D.C. Associated Press writers ...
The Washington, DC metro area's median home price for the third quarter of this year was about 3.81 percent higher than the same period in ...
WASHINGTON, DC — The Archdiocese of Washington filed a federal lawsuit against Metro after the agency refused to sell ad space for a ...
As you might suspect, it's another cost-saving measure for the struggling agency. Metro said in a statement that unresolved negative balances ...
Editor's note: The Alumni Association and a local alumni chapter traditionally co-host a mixer the night before each away football game.
'Beyond Vulgar': Human Hair Buildup in Metro System Poses Fire Threat ... Hair and other human fibers are accumulating in Washington D.C. ...
The Washington DC Metropolitan Police's Twitter account has 190,000 followers, more than enough that, should something go wrong, ...
Since its founding, Equinix has invested nearly $1 billion to build and expand its presence in the Washington, D.C. metro area, which is the ...
Selling all Random House Children's Books imprints, as well as titles for select distribution clients, this Washington, D.C. metro area based ...
Larry Hogan just threatened to lobby for Metro's board to be ... WASHINGTON, DC -- The fight over Metro's future has taken an ugly turn, ...
WASHINGTON, DC – Do you want your Amazon packages so much that ... Washington, D.C., is among 37 metro areas where the retailer's new ...
WASHINGTON — A higher proportion of people in the Metro system — riders and workers — were injured in July, August and September than ...
A rush of train riders during an early morning commute in Washington, DC's Metro Center station. The Washington Post/Getty Images. To honor ...
That means straphangers will be able to use contactless bank cards, smart cards (like in Washington, DC's Metro system), or their own ...
Washington D.C. Tackles Emissions with Dockless Bikes ... miles traveled and tailpipe emissions in the metro area over the past decade, ...
The adoption of body cameras by Metropolitan Police Department officers in Washington, DC had no discernible effect on reducing citizen ...
Mobike is a China-based international bike-share company, which has expanded into the Washington D.C. metro region. (Flickr/Chris).
With so many issues throughout the Metro system, it can be hard to keep track of the latest problems plaguing WMATA. As they say, a picture is ...
"Tonight, Washington, DC will host the Nationals' NLDS championship game and the exciting opening of The Wharf," said Mayor Muriel Bowser ...
WMATA's Finance Committee will meet this week to discuss the decline in Metro ridership, nearly a third of which is due to declining ...
Third base umpire Chris Guccione (68) looks up at scoreboard that is reminding fans about the last Metro train service for the night during ...
Now, Metro in Washington D.C. is making clear that it will only run after normal operating hours if the Washington Nationals pay for their ...
WASHINGTON, DC -- The Catholic Archdiocese of Washington isn't backing down after a federal judge ruled Friday that Metro's ban on Christmas ads was legal, filing an appeal Monday, according to a report. The archdiocese wanted to run an ad that portrayed silhouettes of three shepherds and sheep ...
Fire chars Georgetown building Washington, DC News · Do DC's Slovenian and Slovakian embassies really trade mail? Well … Washington, DC News · DC public works van strikes woman, crashes in front of theater Washington, DC News. Topics: crime Latest News Local News metro police Metro ...
The metro Washington, D.C., area is home to an unusual group of publishers. Many don't fall neatly into the broad categories used in ...
You don't have to be a denizen of our nation's capital to know that the Washington D.C. Metro is one of the most decrepit, least functional ...
The 280-acre Loudoun County site once envisioned as a 14M SF mixed-use development, dubbed International City, may instead be turned ...
With so many issues throughout the Metro system, it can be hard to keep track of the latest problems plaguing WMATA. As they say, a picture is ...
An alarming new chart making the rounds shows just how far Metro has fallen in the last couple years, and the worst could be yet to come.
So although regions with high priced homes — think San Jose, Calif., and the Washington, D.C., metro area — statistically are more likely to be ...


 

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