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Amtrak Continue To Run During Shutdown

You can still catch a train.

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Two Reports Of Natural Gas Leaks

Two reports of natural gas leaks Tuesday morning.

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Same Sex Marriage Cases Moving Forward

Several civil rights groups have now filed motions to challenge the constitutionality of Virginia’s same sex marriage ban.

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AAA: Federal Shutdown Affects Travel And Leisure

A federal government shutdown affects travel and leisure, as brought to light by AAA.

Gas Prices

Gas Prices Continue To Drop

There’s good news when you fill up your gas tank to counter all the bad news coming out of Washington.

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Global Warming Paperwork Case Moves Forward

A conservative group trying to get some documents from UVA has taken a step forward.

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Big Meadows Access Limited During Controlled Burn

Shenandoah National Park says access to Big Meadows will be restricted during an upcoming controlled burn.

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Federal Judge Crigler Retires

After announcing his retirement earlier, this Monday was the last day on the job for federal judge Waugh Crigler.

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Police Want Community To Take Pro-Active Approach To Gangs

Law enforcement in our area is being proactive about gang activity.

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National Aquarium Closes For Renovations

The National Aquarium in downtown Washington is closing.

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in Viral Videos

B1G mascots ‘Shake It Off’ parody

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Big Ten mascots show off their dance moves to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off."

in Entertainment

Robin gig has gone to the girls

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The superhero sidekick is set for a sex change in the upcoming "Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice" film.

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Jesse Matthew Indicted on Charges Related to 2005 Fairfax Rape Case

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The 2005 rape of a Fairfax woman is linked by DNA to the Morgan Harrington case.

in Sports

Wild World Series: Perfect Royals, tested Giants

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Playoff-perfect Kansas City will meet San Francisco on baseball's biggest stage.

in Music, Sports

San Fran bans Lorde’s ‘Royals’ for World Series run

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California radio stations have removed the chart-topping song from their playlists.