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'Really Buddies' Husband Says Of Dog That Killed Woman In DC

WASHINGTON, DC — The distraught husband of a Southeast DC woman who was fatally mauled Sunday night in their home by her pit bull mix dog says the attack happened in less than 15 minutes while he was out of the house. Robert Frazier said his wife, Angela Smith, 55, and their dog, Kaine, were "really

PATCH - 2018-10-17 12:53:28

Powerball and Mega Millions have a combined jackpot over $1 billion — here are the first 2 things the winners should do

By the next drawing, theMega Millionsjackpot will be worth at least $848 million, and thePowerballlottery has an unclaimed pool of $345 million as of Wednesday morning. Together, their combined jackpots are currently worth nearly $1.2 billion. Both lotteries are available for residents of 44 states

MSN.COM - 2018-10-17 13:22:39

Dead Roaches Among 20 Violations: Manassas Restaurant Inspections

MANASSAS, VA—Prince William Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the area. Full reports can be accessed on thehealth department's website. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any viola

PATCH - 2018-10-17 15:15:38

Loudoun teams hold top spots in VHSL football power ratings

Stone Bridge and Broad Run sit first and second in Region 5C, while Loudoun County and Woodgrove occupy the top two spots in Region 4C in the Virginia High School League football power ratings, released Wednesday morning.

LOUDOUN TIMES.COM - 2018-10-17 14:28:00

Police: Student threatens Falls Church high school on Snapchat

According to Fairfax County police, a George C. Marshall High School student posted a threatening photo holding a gun on Snapchat, which then circulated on social media. Officers spoke to the student and the student’s parents after they were alerted at which time they determined the gun was fake and

WJLA - 2018-10-17 12:10:30

FCPD arrests former sheriff’s deputy for sexual assault 14 months after receiving complaint

Fairfax County Police say a former Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office deputy is just now facing charges for a sexual assault that allegedly occurred 14 months ago.Keith Washington, 47, of Stafford, was charged Oct. 16, 2018 with one count of carnal knowledge of an inmate and one count of sexual battery

FAIRFAX TIMES - 2018-10-16 20:19:00

Prince George's County police investigating Temple Hills homicide

TEMPLE HILLS, Md.- Investigators in Prince George’s County are investigating after a man was found dead in Temple Hills.We are on the scene of a homicide investigation at the 4300 block of 23rd Place in Temple Hills. PIO is on scene.pic.twitter.com/IbpfklPYAO— PGPDNEWS (@PGPDNews)October 17, 2018Pol

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-10-17 15:29:00

Husband says he's worried about safety of Sen. Collins after poison threat | The Times Record

Police responded andcordoned off the couple’s homeMonday afternoon. They quarantined the senator’s husband, Thomas Daffron, their family dog and part of the residence before announcing that there was no threat to the public.Police respond to the home of Maine Sen. Susan Collins in Bangor on Monday t

TIMES RECORD - 2018-10-17 12:07:34

Mega Millions Winning Numbers For Tuesday, Oct 16: $654M Jackpot

The Mega Millions jackpot has grown to a massive $654 million for the Tuesday drawing. No one matched all six numbers on Friday, October 12 causing the jackpot to jump again. If a player wins the jackpot on Tuesday, they'll have an option to take a $372 million lump sum payout.

PATCH - 2018-10-16 12:06:29

Police investigating possible abduction on I-495 in Virginia

According to officials, police were informed about the incident at around 12:15 p.m. Monday. Two women reported that they voluntarily got into a vehicle driven by a man they knew. However, after the women asked to get out of the vehicle, the suspect continued to drive on.


Fairfax County sheriff's deputy charged with sexually assaulting inmate

FAIRFAX, Va.- A Fairfax County sheriff’s deputy is in jail without bond after he was accused of sexually assaulting an inmate at the Fairfax County Alternative Incarceration Center.Investigators say the victim contacted the Sheriff’s Office Internal Affairs Bureau in August 2017, saying she had been

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-10-16 16:26:00

ATM stolen from outside Vienna Metro station

VIENNA, Va.- An automatic teller machine was stolen from its location outside of the Vienna Metro station Monday.Police say suspects took the ATM machine just before 2 a.m.Officers have no suspect information at this time.


Walmart confrontation leads to tasing, arrest

When the officer arrived, he found the suspect in front of the customer service counter. He attempted to detain the man, who refused to comply to commands, Probus said. During the confrontation, the officer deployed pepper spray and the man lunged at him, striking him in the chest, Probus said.

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-10-16 10:00:00

15 Falls Church Job Listings: Surgical Technologist, Nanny

FALLS CHURCH, VA—For job seekers or those curious about the new opportunities near home, we've got a place to start your search.


PHOTOS: Hillsboro girl to light Capitol Christmas Tree

Brigette Harringon, a fourth grader at Jackson Elementary School in Hillsboro, Oregon will get to light the Capitol Christmas Tree in Washington, D.C. this winter. (Photo: Christine Pitawanich, KGW)


Woman Injured When Vehicle Overturns on Springer Road in Bethesda

One vehicle was overturned, trapping the female driver. She was extracted and taken to a local hospital. Her identity, age and the extent of her injuries were not immediately released by police. She was the vehicle’s only occupant and nobody else was injured, according to police.


Writer claimed letter sent to Sen. Collins' home contained deadly toxin ricin | The Times Record

“Senator Collins’ husband, Tom Daffron, today received a threatening letter that the writer claimed was contaminated with ricin, a highly hazardous substance which was used in a previous attack against the United States Senate,” Collins spokeswoman Annie Clark said in a statement Monday night. “Mr.

TIMES RECORD - 2018-10-16 11:39:33

Vienna woman charged with domestic assault against husband

Vienna police dispatched officers to a residence on Council Drive, N.E., on Oct. 5 at 12:10 a.m. in response to an open 911 phone line.

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-10-16 11:30:00

Pedestrian robbed at gunpoint near Vienna Metro

A male pedestrian was walking on the footpath to the Vienna Metro Station in the 9400 block of Lee Highway on Oct. 6 at 11:42 p.m. when a man approached, pointed a firearm at him and demanded money, Fairfax County police said.

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-10-16 11:30:00

Prince George's County police officer accused of sexually assaulting woman during traffic stop

LANGLEY PARK, Md.- A Prince George’s County police officer has been suspended after allegedly sexually assaulting a woman during a traffic stop.According to officials, the alleged sexual assault happened in Langley Park last week.The officer has been suspended as the department investigates, accordi