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- Peak cherry blossom dates are April 11-14
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Broken gas line in Bethesda prompts evacuationsBroken gas line in Bethesda prompts evacuationsResidents of a Bethesda neighborhood were evacuated after a construction crew broke a high pressure gas line.
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Who will run for Sen. Barbara Mikulski's seat?Who will run for Sen. Barbara Mikulski's seat?Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says he won't run for the seat of Sen. Barbara Mikulski
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Gas dryer explosion at a dry cleaners in GermantownGas dryer explosion at a dry cleaners in GermantownThere was a gas dryer explosion at Zips Dry Cleaners in Germantown Tuesday morning, fire officials said.
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Jesse Matthews defense files motions ahead of hearingJesse Matthews defense files motions ahead of hearingThe attorneys for Jesse Matthew, accused of murder in the death of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, have filed two motions ahead of Wednesday's hearing in Albemarle County.
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Black hat bandits rob Wells Fargo Bank in Falls ChurchBlack hat bandits rob Wells Fargo Bank in Falls ChurchPolice are looking for two suspects who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank located at 1000 W. Broad Street in Falls Church Monday afternoon.
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Fairfax Co. supervisor calls for resignations over Geer caseFairfax Co. supervisor calls for resignations over Geer caseMissteps by Fairfax County attorneys who gave legal advice on the police shooting of John Geer may result in firings.
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No one knew mummified woman was dead 5 yearsNo one knew mummified woman was dead 5 yearsShe was reclusive, didn't always pick up the phone and often went years without seeing relatives.
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Montgomery Co. stores can no longer sell pets from puppy millsMontgomery Co. stores can no longer sell pets from puppy millsMontgomery County Council unanimously approved a bill that will prohibit pet stores from selling dogs or cats from puppy mills Tuesday, according to a news release.
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Clinton defends use of personal e-mail at StateClinton defends use of personal e-mail at StateHer use of personal e-mail may have violated federal regulations.
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Fairfax police investigating spotlight incident on helicopterFairfax police investigating spotlight incident on helicopterFairfax County police are investigating after someone shined a spotlight on the agency's helicopter.
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Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix coming to Wolf Trap this summerKelly Clarkson, Pentatonix coming to Wolf Trap this summerWolf Trap just added more big acts to its concert schedule.
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Pizza delivery man robbed, left with counterfeit billPizza delivery man robbed, left with counterfeit billOne boy is wanted for robbing a pizza delivery man in Annapolis
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Social Driver explains how to harness social mediaSocial Driver explains how to harness social mediaSocial Driver explains how to harness social media
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Police: Man robbed, attacked Linthicum store clerkPolice: Man robbed, attacked Linthicum store clerkThe Anne Arundel County police are investigating a reported armed robbery in Lithicum.
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Nobody can believe these sisters are twinsNobody can believe these sisters are twinsThey're a very rare pair.
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Geer shooting prompts Fairfax Co. panel to review police policiesGeer shooting prompts Fairfax Co. panel to review police policiesFairfax Board Chairman Sharon Bulova has created a commission to review police department policies after an officer shot an unarmed man.
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Water main break, possible sinkhole on 13th Pl NE DCWater main break, possible sinkhole on 13th Pl NE DCNeighbors in the area of 13th Place between Faraday Place and Farragut Street NE are worried about a possible sinkhole on Tuesday.
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11th Annual Washington D.C. Travel & Adventure Show11th Annual Washington D.C. Travel & Adventure ShowThe 11th Annual Washington D.C. Travel & Adventure Show will take place Saturday and Sunday at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in D.C.
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Pet of the Week: Sweet N LowPet of the Week: Sweet N LowWashington Animal Rescue League has a new Pet of the Week.
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What's on DR. PHIL this week? 3/6 updatedWhat's on DR. PHIL this week? 3/6 updatedTune in weekdays from 4-5 p.m.
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McFly Report: Firefighters, chef battle in chili cook-offMcFly Report: Firefighters, chef battle in chili cook-offFairfax County firefighters squared off against James Beard award-winning Chef RJ Cooper in a chili cook-off at Gypsy Soul.
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DC teacher to appear in court on child sex abuse chargesDC teacher to appear in court on child sex abuse chargesProsecutors say Leroy Ware, a special education teacher at Miner Elementary, fondled a nine-year-old girl.
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5 things you need to know Tuesday5 things you need to know TuesdayFive things you need to know on Tuesday, March 3rd.
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6 escape burning home in Columbia6 escape burning home in ColumbiaFire investigators are trying to determine what sparked a fire that burned a house Monday night and displaced 6 people in Columbia.
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Free range parents to fight 'unsubstantiated' child neglect rulingFree range parents to fight 'unsubstantiated' child neglect rulingChild Protective Services found Danielle and Sasha Meitiv responsible for "unsubstantiated" child neglect.
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Former Va. governor's appeal cites broad bribery definitionFormer Va. governor's appeal cites broad bribery definitionFormer Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is appealing his public-corruption convictions.
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More wintry weather this weekMore wintry weather this weekBy the time all is said and done, three winter weather events will have impacted the 1st week of March.
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Sports celebrities join fight against obesity
An Iowa boy called the editor at the Herald Times to complain about the changes to the paper's Sunday comics section and left a curse-laden voicemail that's funnier than Garfield ever could be. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.
Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley will not seek Sen. Mikulski's Senate seat
The dates are April 11 and 14. And you'll want to know about some new things for the National Cherry Blossom Festival this year.
World War II veteran Erling Kindem celebrated his 90th birthday with his four-year-old pal Emmett by his side. The pair's friendship went viral last year.
Painter Nelson Shanks, the artist who created the 2005 portrait of former President Bill Clinton hanging in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C., says he included a reference to the Monica Lewinsky scandal in the painting. Jen Markham (