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U.S. Army Criminal Investigator Aims Weapon At Woman On I-495 During Road Rage Incident, According To Court Documents

BETHESDA, Md. (WJZ) — A U.S. Army criminal investigator pointed a handgun at a woman during a road rage incident on I-495, according to court documents. On Nov. 30, a woman contacted police and reported a driver of a pickup truck had aimed a black pistol at her.


Tornado Watch in Effect for Fairfax County Until Midnight

Fairfax County and most of the National Capital Region are under a tornado watch issued by the National Weather Service. This is in addition to the hazardous weather outlook and flash flood warning already in effect. Read more in yesterday’s blog post about the approaching weather.


Meet Fairfax County’s Braddock District supervisor candidates

With four supervisors planning to retire and a fifth seeking a different seat as chairman, Fairfax County will see a significant turnover in local representatives when a new Board of Supervisors convenes next year.


It’s a REAL Problem That Well Over a Dozen Parks Are Slated for Future Development by Fairfax County

Congressman Connolly weigh in on the important issue of saving Blake Lane Park. One irony in his letter is how he points out that if Blake Lane Park is eliminated, the nearest dog park would be 9 miles away at Baron Cameron park. What most people don’t know is that Baron Cameron park is another park


Gainesville parents charged after 3-year-old struck by construction vehicle

Two Gainesville parents are facing felony child abuse charges after their 3-year-old child was inadvertently run over by a Bobcat construction vehicle operated by his father, according to police.


Maryland health department reports fourth measles case in the Pikesville area

A fourth measles case has been confirmed in a person in the Pikesville area, the state Department of Health reported Friday. Public health officials had said the virus is highly contagious and other cases were possible since the first case was reported April 5, though so far they have been contained


Burke Easter Grocery Store Hours: Target, Shoppers

If you're preparing Easter brunch or dinner for your family this year, there's a chance you might need a last-minute stop at the grocery store. Some stores run on a different schedule on Sunday, April 21, or they're closed altogether.


GMU approves funding for two added Title IX coordinators

George Mason University will double the number of Title IX staff on its Fairfax campus by hiring two new coordinators before the 2019 fall semester, university administrators revealed on Tuesday at a student-organized town hall on sexual assault prevention.


Teenager fatally shot inside house in Northwest Washington

A 16-year-old was fatally shot Friday afternoon inside a rowhouse in the Park View neighborhood of Northwest Washington, according to D.C. police. The shooting occurred shortly after 4 p.m. in the 700 block of Princeton Place NW, two blocks east of Georgia Avenue. The neighborhood is north of Columb


Dick Saslaw visits Annandale; says lack of required military service causes political partisanship

Forty-three years ago, almost all students at Northern Virginia Community College and even some of their parents weren’t born yet. Gerald Ford was president, the country was celebrating its bicentennial anniversary and disco was becoming an enormous trend.


Maryland Weather: Tornado Warning In Effect For Frederick, Washington Counties

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The threat of severe weather continues to impact Maryland Friday night. A tornado warning has been issued for Frederick and Washington counties until 8:30 p.m.


Man charged with murder in death of 10-year-old Makiyah Wilson released on bond

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — Darrise Jeffers, one of the men charged with murder in the July 2018 death of Makiyah Wilson, has been released on bond into the High-Intensity Supervision Program (HISP).


Manassas man "grooms" minors into sending and receiving nude photos on social media

MANASSAS, Va. - A Manassas man is in custody for using social media to "groom" minors for nude photos. Schuyler Corado Corado is facing 12 felony charges including possession of child pornography and solicitation of a minor under 15 years of age.


House Shot Up in Sterling, Virginia

A house was shot up overnight on a quiet street in Virginia. Several bullets hit a house in the Grand Central Square neighborhood of Sterling about 1:50 a.m. Friday. “They unloaded the whole gun very violently,” said neighbor Steven Jacques.


Tornado Warning For The Area

It includes parts of Frederick, Washington Counties in Md, Jefferson County, WV. Tornado Warning MDC021-043-WVC037-200030- /O.NEW.KLWX.TO.W.0012.190420T0006Z-190420T0030Z/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Tornado Warning National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 806 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 20


National Weather Service issues tornado, flood watches for parts of Tri-State area

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Washington County in Maryland and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia through midnight. A flash flood watch has been issued for those areas, as well as Franklin County in Pennsylvania.


Flagger shot and killed in DC after asking couple to avoid fresh pavement, police say

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Police are investigating after a man working as a flagger for a paving company was shot and killed on Wednesday. According to FOX 5, Barry Holmes reportedly asked a man and woman, who were pushing an empty stroller, not to walk on the wet pavement.


[Flying Off the Market] Hottest Neighborhoods in Reston

With the spring market in full force, it is definitely a seller's market out there! Check out these hottest neighborhoods in town with the lowest median days on market within the past year. If you are thinking about selling your home and live in one of these neighborhoods, there are definitely buyer


Loudoun County Sheriff's Office investigating gunfire at a Sterling townhouse

Loudoun County authorities are investigating gunshots at Sterling townhouse early Friday. Loudoun County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the 45500 block of Grand Central Square around 1:50 a.m. today, where several residents in the area reported hearing gunfire. A canvass of the scene recover


Bethesda Millionaire Will Not Testify in His Murder Trial

The Bethesda man charged with murder following the death of a Silver Spring man in a house fire nearly two years ago will not testify at his trial, attorneys said Thursday. Daniel Beckwitt, 27, is facing charges of second-degree “depraved heart” murder and involuntary manslaughter after Askia Khafra