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Police: Two men lure 14-year-old Laurel girl on Instagram, then rape her repeatedly

WASHINGTON (WJLA) -- Two men posed as a father and son over the Internet to lure a 14-year-old Laurel girl and then raped her repeatedly, ...  Visit website

Arizona inmate gasped, snorted during 'bungled' execution, died 2 hours later

PHOENIX (ABC News/WJLA) - An inmate's execution with lethal drugs in Arizona Wednesday took almost two hours as the man gasped and snorted, prompting his ...  Visit website

Purcellville, Va. man who wants to build helipad, fly helicopter to work upsets neighbors

PURCELLVILLE, Va. (WJLA) – A battle is brewing in a Loudoun County neighborhood over a heliport; one man wants it on his property, but some ...  Visit website

Mary Oates Walker, ex-D.C. administrative law judge, admits to ethics violations, gets $20K fine

WASHINGTON (AP) - The District of Columbia's former chief administrative law judge has admitted to ethics violations and agreed to pay a $20,000 fine. Continue reading The ...  Visit website

Jorida Davidson, of Chevy Chase, convicted of voluntary manslaughter in Dupont Circle hit-and-run

WASHINGTON (AP) - A Maryland woman has been convicted of voluntary manslaughter in a 2010 hit-and-run crash that killed a woman near Dupont Circle. Continue reading Prosecutors ...  Visit website

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia joins distance learning agreement to ease online class enrollment

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia higher education officials are working to make it easier for students to take online classes and for universities to offer ...  Visit website

Kennedy Center to host National Dance Day celebration Saturday with actress Jenna Elfman

WASHINGTON (AP) - Actress Jenna Elfman and dancer Du-Shaunt "Fik-Shun" Stegall will be at the Kennedy Center this weekend to celebrate National Dance Day. Continue reading Free ...  Visit website

Los Angeles Angels avoid sweep, beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Kole Calhoun drew a bases-loaded walk from reliever Brian Matusz in the eighth inning after a tying RBI double by Erick ...  Visit website

Jorge De La Rosa helps Colorado Rockies beat the Washington Nationals 6-4

DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Rockies tried a little bit of everything to break out of their funk. They wore their socks high and even ...  Visit website

Sheriff says he changed prison uniforms due to overwhelming popularity of 'Orange is the New Black' TV show

SAGINAW, Mich. (AP/WJLA) - A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to pop culture. Continue reading Saginaw County ...  Visit website

Celebrity Buzz: Jenny McCarthy questions Hillary Clinton's sexuality on 'The View'

Continue reading Today's pop-culture roundup includes inane speculation, Lana Del Rey talking about her sex life, yet another heroin-based death, our mystery music video and much ...  Visit website

Second man arrested with gun at Cannon Building on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON (WJLA) -- For the second time in under a week, police have arrested a man for carrying a handgun without a license on Capitol ...  Visit website

Ex-Redskin Fred Davis sought by D.C. police; arrest warrant issued on assault charge

WASHINGTON (WJLA) -- An arrest warrant has been issued for former Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis on a domestic violence and simple assault charge, ...  Visit website

DC Vote follows NewsTalk host's suggestion to bombard Md. Rep. Andy Harris? office with service requests

WASHINGTON (WJLA) -- As more D.C. residents, city leaders, and community activists continue to voice their outrage at what they consider to be meddling in ...  Visit website

Lake Needwood in Montgomery County too dangerous for pets

ROCKVILLE, Md. (WJLA) - Montgomery County officials are warning residents, both human and otherwise, to avoid drinking from Lake Needwood in Rock Creek Regional Park. Continue ...  Visit website

Police arrest 6 for murder of Amos Jones in Suitland, including several MS-13 gang members

SUITLAND, Md. (WJLA) - Prince George's County police are reporting that Amos Jones, the man stabbed to death in Suitland early Tuesday morning, was murdered ...  Visit website

Reston, Va. woman among 3 arrested for funding terrorist group that works with al-Qa'ida

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WJLA) - A Reston, Virginia resident is among three that have been arrested for funding an overseas terrorist group that partners with al-Qa'ida, ...  Visit website

Batman's 75th birthday celebration marks opening of Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (WJLA/AP) - DC Comics is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its iconic caped crusader by declaring July 23 “Batman Day.” Continue reading The timing ...  Visit website

Arlington man wins $1 million in Powerball

ARLINGTON, Va. (WJLA) - An Arlington man has won $1 million in the Virginia Powerball - and came just one number shy of the $50-million ...  Visit website

Jonathan Schoop's 2-run homerun helps the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - For the second straight night, the Baltimore Orioles got a strong performance from a starting pitcher who spent the All-Star break ...  Visit website

Adam LaRoche's homerun helps Washington Nationals rally past the Colorado Rockies 7-4

DENVER (AP) - Adam LaRoche has been scuffling this month. He hopes one swing will turn things around. Continue reading LaRoche broke out of a July slump ...  Visit website

Disabled veterans memorial underway near the National Mall

WASHINGTON (AP) - Army Lt. Dawn Halfaker was on patrol 10 years ago in Baqubah, Iraq, when a rocket-propelled grenade tore through her military vehicle ...  Visit website

DAYBREAK DAILY: Ben's Chili Bowl to open first airport location in Reagan National Wednesday

ABC7 WEATHER: Partly cloudy, warm and very muggy. Temperatures in the lower 90s. http://wj.la/1ivsSwP Continue reading ‘GOOD MORNING WASHINGTON’: Among the reports –Metro Transit police are searching ...  Visit website

Gaza cease-fire a possibility as peace negotiations intensify

JERUSALEM (AP) - Offering the first glimmer of hope for a Gaza cease-fire, the United States on Wednesday said negotiations to broker a truce between ...  Visit website

Cyber thieves gain access to more than 1,000 StubHub accounts

NEW YORK (AP) - Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, ...  Visit website

Ukrainian fighter jets shot down over separatist-controlled region

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country's Defense Ministry. Continue reading The Sukhoi-25 fighters ...  Visit website

Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Hottest Day of the Week With PM Storms

A typical July day: hazy, hot, and humid with a risk of late day storms. This Afternoon: Partly sunny, hot and very humid, 40% chance PM storms Highs: ...  Visit website

Starbucks 'order ahead' app in the works?

SEATTLE, Wash. (WJLA) - Could this be the end of long lines and long waits for drink orders at Starbucks? Continue reading Probably not, but it may ...  Visit website

Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Still Warm and Muggy With Storm Risk Today

Two more days of warm and muggy weather before a refreshing change come Friday.  This Morning: Partly cloudy, warm and very muggy Temperatures: 70s and 80s Wind: SW 5-10 ...  Visit website

Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Still Warm and Muggy With Storm Risk Today

Two more days of warm and muggy weather before a refreshing change come Friday.  This Morning: Partly cloudy, warm and very muggy Temperatures: 70s and 80s Wind: SW 5-10 ...  Visit website

Donald Trump to break ground Wednesday on a new hotel in D.C.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Donald Trump hopes to bring his signature brand of glitz to the nation's capital with a new luxury hotel in the city's ...  Visit website

Darrel Keith Parker, suspect in parent abduction of 15-month-old infant, sought by Metro Transit police

TEMPLE HILLS, Md. (WJLA) –  Metro Transit police are searching for a man who allegedly abducted his daughter from a local metro station. Continue reading Police said ...  Visit website

Muriel Bowser, D.C. Council member, to hold 2 public hearings on D.C. United soccer stadium deal

WASHINGTON (AP) - The D.C. councilmember who could end up deciding the fate of a proposed new soccer stadium for D.C. United will hold two ...  Visit website

Red line metro trains to have longer wait times this weekend due to maintenance as silver line opens

WASHINGTON (AP) - Most Metro lines will have regular weekend service as the silver line opens. Continue reading Metro says the orange, blue, yellow and green lines ...  Visit website

Ben's Chili Bowl to open location in Reagan National Airport Wednesday

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Reagan National Airport is celebrating the opening of Ben's Chili Bowl in one of its terminals as the famous Washington eatery ...  Visit website

Protestors march to White House, criticizing Secure Communities immigration program

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – Lawmakers are getting ready to break for summer recess, and there is still no deal on a bill to address the crisis ...  Visit website

Woman reports sexual assault by stranger near Frederick shopping center

FREDERICK, Md. (WJLA) – Frederick Police are searching for a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman near a busy shopping center. Continue reading The alleged attack ...  Visit website

12-year-old boy accused of sexually assaulting 4-year-old boy at Md. rec center

WALDORF, Md. (WJLA) – A Maryland community is on edge after a 12-year-old boy was accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old boy at a popular ...  Visit website

July 17th Sportstalk with Butch McAdams

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Former local basketball coach & radio host Butch McAdams joins Glenn Harris to talk about the NBA off-season, and the Wizards ...  Visit website

July 18th Sportstalk Health & Fitness Friday

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Glenn Harris is joined by author & nutritionist Dr. Baruch Ben-Yehudah to discuss starting and staying on a healthy diet. Plus ...  Visit website

Grandfather of special needs brothers kept in Rockville basement: ?They weren?t imprisoned?

ROCKVILLE, Md. (WJLA) – The grandfather of two special needs brothers who were repeatedly locked inside a dark, unfurnished basement chamber, calls the alleged actions ...  Visit website

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