A cold front moves through the DMV Thursday night with just a few showers.
Updated: 10:56 PM EDT October 20, 2021
Unlike the .08 legal limit for alcohol, there’s no threshold for weed.
Updated: 2:50 PM EDT September 20, 2021
Businesses near Metro stops may be seeing fewer customers this week as a result of big service disruptions lasting until at least Sunday.
Published: 11:31 PM EDT October 20, 2021
The 'Harris Rider', which has long been a roadblock to legal recreational cannabis sales in DC, is currently not included in this year's appropriations bill.
Published: 11:30 PM EDT October 20, 2021
A 73-year-old man who was on his way to work was shot when he stopped at a Wells Fargo ATM Wednesday morning, police said.
Published: 11:29 PM EDT October 20, 2021
The Hayfield High Hawks take on the John Lewis Lancers for its homecoming game that is WUSA9's Game of the Week this coming Friday.
Published: 2:27 PM EDT October 20, 2021
Investigators said another dead zebra was found in the farm’s enclosure on Tuesday.
Published: 12:16 PM EDT October 20, 2021
Personnel were asked to shelter in place Wednesday during the investigation.
Published: 10:18 AM EDT October 20, 2021
Police say two suspects approached a car with people inside and demanded the vehicle and belongings.
Published: 3:40 AM EDT October 20, 2021
Officers say the driver did have a green light and was proceeding through the intersection when the vehicle struck the teen.
Published: 11:23 PM EDT October 19, 2021
Officer Michael Angelo Riley has 6 weeks to decide whether he will take a plea deal.
Published: 5:50 PM EDT October 19, 2021
Officer Michael Angelo Riley faces two felony counts for allegedly warning a Capitol riot suspect to delete photos and videos of himself inside the U.S. Capitol.
Published: 11:23 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Officer Michael Angelo Riley, a 25-year veteran of the force, was indicted on Thursday on two felony counts of obstruction of justice.
Published: 5:31 PM EDT October 15, 2021
The former White House strategist refused to comply with a subpoena.
Published: 5:47 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Prosecutors say the new video shows who dragged Fanone away from his fellow officers.
Published: 5:36 PM EDT October 14, 2021
U.S. District Judge Royce C. Lamberth sanctioned D.C. Corrections officials on Tuesday over a months-long delay in medical treatment for Christopher Worrell.
Published: 5:22 PM EDT October 13, 2021
Eliel Rosa, 53, entered the U.S. Capitol on January 6 with his friend Jenny Cudd.
Published: 5:43 PM EDT October 12, 2021
Bodycam video allegedly shows a geophysicist assaulting DC Police during the insurrection.
Published: 5:43 PM EDT October 11, 2021
Congress decides who lies in state or in honor
Published: 9:41 AM EDT October 20, 2021
More than 200 children between the ages of 0 and 11 got COVID in the last two months, the Alexandria Health Department says.
Published: 6:49 PM EDT October 19, 2021
On social media, some claim Merck is a rebranded version of Ivermectin. This is false.
Published: 2:28 PM EDT October 19, 2021
The common claim that Social Security will run out of money in a decade is misleading. But without action, payments could outpace payroll tax revenue.
Published: 1:57 PM EDT October 19, 2021
Claims online about a 'death tax' included in infrastructure bills are false and misleading. Here's why.
Published: 6:04 AM EDT October 19, 2021
Following the death of Colin Powell, some online started to claim that this showed that vaccines are ineffective. This is false.
Published: 6:06 PM EDT October 18, 2021
It's officially fall and we're here to explain some claims about autumn foliage, blue skies, and pumpkin (or lack thereof).
Published: 3:28 AM EDT October 16, 2021
VERIFY top headlines of the week
Published: 5:50 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Journalists around the country explore the history of anti-Asian hate in the U.S., stereotypes and microaggressions we're still fighting, and where to go from here.
Published: 8:31 PM EDT May 18, 2021
Asian Americans have used COVID pandemic-fueled hate to spread more awareness around hate crimes.
Published: 10:48 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Sikhism is the fifth largest religion in the world, but it's often misunderstood or disregarded in the U.S.
Published: 9:51 PM EDT May 17, 2021
What is the 'model minority' myth and why is it so harmful for Asian Americans?
Published: 4:58 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Microaggressions are comments with subtly racist undertones. Here's what to respond to them.
Published: 4:40 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Decades of discrimination against Asian Americans in the U.S. included the country’s first immigration ban based on race in the 1800s.
Published: 4:33 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Kyoko Takenaka found a way to reclaim power by turning recordings of racist and sexist comments into a film.
Published: 4:16 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Is there a link between rising anti-Asian hate crimes and the pandemic? Research suggests yes.
Published: 3:30 PM EDT May 17, 2021
In 1991, a Sacramento family was brutally murdered in their Land Park home. No arrests ever were made, but police say the cold case is heating up.
Published: 2:03 PM EDT October 4, 2021
Paul John Knowles is the “Casanova Killer.” His devilish smirk, charming demeanor and flowing whiskey-colored hair helped mask his deadly secret.
Published: 3:12 PM EST February 2, 2021
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 5:17 PM EST January 25, 2021
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 11:32 AM EST January 15, 2021
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 1:01 PM EST January 12, 2021
Bizarre behavior and stories don’t add up after a toddler vanishes on a family camping trip. This is the relentless search to find out what happened.
Published: 5:34 PM EST January 22, 2021
DNA evidence in the JonBenet Ramsey case doesn't support a controversial development: a former prosecutor's decision to clear the girl's family from all suspicion.
Published: 8:13 PM EST February 9, 2021
A young girl from Exeter, Ca. was murdered in 1975. The jury convicted a local handyman, but did the real killer get away?
Published: 5:27 PM EST January 22, 2021
A year after the Austin bombings, investigators open up about how they retraced the bomber's steps to find him.
Published: 12:04 PM EST January 25, 2021
In 1991, four teenage girls were murdered in a North Austin yogurt shop. Decades later, investigators continue to work to solve the crimes.
Published: 5:36 PM EST February 3, 2021
Two years after Nanette was found in her burned home with a gunshot wound to her head, her family hopes new information will cause a break in the case.
Published: 2:22 PM EST February 2, 2021
Tammy Grogan's 2006 dream cruise turned into a nightmare when the single mother never returned.
You're not fooling us, baby carrots.
Published: 7:07 AM EDT October 20, 2021
It's the first time in 16 years the zoo has welcomed golden-headed lion tamarin twins.
Published: 9:50 AM EDT October 19, 2021
Gen. Powell will always be remembered for how he served his country and for the many trails he blazed with his accomplishments.
Published: 6:58 AM EDT October 19, 2021
Vaccination efforts began last week at DC's Smithsonian National Zoo.
Published: 6:22 AM EDT October 18, 2021
Shilla Bakery and Cafe is selling dalgona candy, made popular by the smash hit Netflix show Squid Game
Published: 7:27 AM EDT October 15, 2021
A uniquely DC tradition, and a uniquely DC sign of a return to normalcy.
Published: 7:01 AM EDT October 14, 2021
The fact that the NFL has shown zero transparency suggests that there's more to tell, and it's likely damning.
Published: 6:58 AM EDT October 14, 2021
Here's what fans can expect at Capital One Arena.
Published: 7:17 AM EDT October 13, 2021
We follow two metro Atlanta parents concerned about critical race theory and diversity, equity and inclusion programs in public schools.
Published: 2:40 PM EDT October 20, 2021
The vaccine-hesitant mom interviews four experts and gets answers to all of her questions about the safety of the COVID-19 vaccines and other concerns.
Published: 11:39 AM EDT October 7, 2021
On July 7, 2016, 12 officers and two civilians were shot, and five of those officers died after a gunman opened fire during a protest.
Published: 2:35 PM EDT October 4, 2021
WWLTV crews report from across Southeast Louisiana a month after Hurricane Ida made landfall. Here's a look at where recovery stands.
Published: 12:56 PM EDT October 4, 2021
KGW reporters got rare access inside intensive care units at OHSU Hospital in Portland and St. Charles Medical Center in Bend as they treated COVID patients.
Published: 9:50 PM EDT September 17, 2021
The wildfire trends are unmistakable. There are more wildfires, they are bigger and they are more devastating. Every year, there is more scorched Earth.
Published: 2:58 PM EDT September 17, 2021
We set out find out who are the robocallers, who are the victims and what can be done to stop the calls.
Published: 6:33 PM EDT May 14, 2021
This special focuses on those turning the power of protest into meaningful change.
Published: 2:43 PM EDT August 5, 2021
The story of the Walker Sisters who continued living in the Great Smoky Mountains after it became a national park still fascinates visitors.
Published: 10:50 AM EST January 26, 2021
American moms are dying from childbirth. Black women are up to four times more at risk. This series examines why.
Published: 3:27 PM EST January 25, 2021
Nicolle didn't know she was undocumented until she was 15. Rob thinks immigrants should come through legally or not at all.
Published: 12:48 PM EDT June 18, 2021
Officer Matt Yoder is a veteran police officer. Corry Dawkins is a 27-year-old with a troubled past. Here’s what happened when the two men came together.
Published: 12:21 PM EDT June 18, 2021
The final story: a new Samuel Adams beer as WUSA9 says goodbye to the QandA show as OpenMic Premieres Tuesday
Published: 11:11 PM EDT September 20, 2021
Mark Rodeffer of the Sierra Club explains why his organization is encouraging the DC government to discourage the use of natural gas in the area.
Published: 11:10 PM EDT September 20, 2021
H Street Main Street's Anwar Saleem expects everything to go smoothly at the festival and says it will be a good opportunity to see what's new on H Street.
Published: 7:31 PM EDT September 17, 2021
Psychiatrist Dr. Ziv Cohen discusses post-traumatic stress disorder in Capitol Police triggered by the upcoming protest and the mindset of rally participants.
Published: 7:25 PM EDT September 15, 2021
Maryland Delegate Luke Clippinger talks with Adam Longo about steps that must be taken to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes.
Published: 7:27 PM EDT September 9, 2021
The sheriff's office says two people have died in the last two weeks... from suspected counterfeit prescription pills.
Published: 7:18 PM EDT September 8, 2021
Fairfax county police say a man reported missing Monday was found dead behind his home today.
And they say his son killed him.
Published: 7:12 PM EDT September 8, 2021
Dr. Jonathan Welburn of the Rand Corporation discusses why Howard University's computer network was targeted by ransomware attacks and what may be next.
Published: 8:45 PM EDT September 7, 2021