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The FTC Is More Responsive than NASA
The United States Congress managed to avoid a default with a last-minute agreement.
11 hrs ago
A home for the holidays
Single mom Kristen Johnson, now 23, became homeless in Virginia two days after Christmas 2012.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Grand jury indicts 27 in December
During its Dec. 9 meeting, the Loudoun County grand jury indicted 27 individuals.
Ashburn business finds niche teaching Indian music to growing population
Veena Pandiri, founder of Notes n' Beats, presents her students at the 2013 annual event at The Boyd School in Aldie.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Actor and comedian Patton Oswalt brings the funny home
Comedian Patton Oswalt, a graduate of Broad Run High School, participates in a Q and A session in front of a sold-out crowd with ABC 7's Arch Campbell at the Alamo Cinema Drafthouse in Ashburn on Dec 4. The night began with a pre-screening of Oswalt's new movie "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty."
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Field & Stream
Car Hits Deer, Deer Knocks Runner Unconscious
Krystine Rivera went for a run and was knocked unconscious by a flying deer. The 27-year-old resident of Ashburn, Virginia, doesn't remember a thing.
Silver Line delay a oedoesna t affect Phase 2a
Last week's delay of Phase 1 of Metrorail's Silver Line will not have an affect on the time line for Phase 2 of the project, according to Marcia McAllister, Communications Manager with the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project.
School Board halts eminent domain for ES-27 property
The Loudoun County School Board on Dec. 3 ended difficult negotiations with the landowners of the Lim and Park property that would have allowed for the construction of an elementary school in Ashburn.
Jogger hit by flying deer
Running along a path near a road in Ashburn, Virginia, Rivera never would have expected to have a deer fly at her.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Crime Report for Monday, Dec. 9, 2013
Drunk in Public Dec. 8, 7:45 a.m. Deputies were called to the 43100 block of Thistledown Terrace in Ashburn after a resident reported an allegedly intoxicated person knocking on one of the apartment doors.
Why fruitflies know their beer
Fruitflies know exactly how much alcohol will be good for their young. Larvae living on a food source with the right concentration of ethanol will grow into heavy, healthy adults and will be protected against parasites - which explains why the insects are attracted to rotting fruit or the crate of empty beer bottles in your kitchen but not to the ... (more)
Fossil Fuel Interests, Environmentalists, And Unions Find One Thing They Agree On
National Transportation Safety Board Chair Deborah Hersman stands next to the damaged pipe from the San Bruno natural-gas explosion during a news conference at the NTSB Training Center and Lab in Ashburn, Va., Monday, August 29, 2011, to discuss the federal investigation into the San Bruno blast.
Wintry mix hits Northern Virginia, Loudoun
Loudoun County saw its first snowfall of the winter season Dec. 8. The snowfall was followed by a wintery mix that transformed into freezing rain.
The Washington Post
Loudoun sheriff's investigators take a new look at an unsolved 1987 slaying
The unsolved slaying of a Pennsylvania woman in 1987 is being reexamined by Loudoun County investigators, the sheriff's office said last week.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Jingle in the Jungle with StageCoach Theatre
StageCoach Theatre Company presents "Jingle in the Jungle, an original Christmas tale about a skunk who wants to ask Santa to grant her wish.
Runner Knocked Out by Flying Deer: 'Im Surprised I Made it Out Alive'
A vehicle hitting an animal is not unusual, but Krystine Rivera's collision with a deer qualifies as nothing less than bizarre.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Car hits a deer and sends it into the air before landing on a nearby jogger
A car hit a deer on a highway in Virginia on Thursday but the incident had another injury as well.
Car Hits Deer, Deer Hits Jogger
Is there a greater public menace than the assorted members of the family Cervidae , or as we know it better, the common deer? I think not.
Loudoun Friends of Mental Health honors seven at annual awards
Sheriff Mike Chapman, Beth Flaherty, Sgt. Linda Cerniglia and Leesburg Police Chief Joesph Price pose for the cameras after being honored for their efforts in implementing CIT training in Loudoun County.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Why a Dulles company is building a dark fiber route to Richmond
SummitIG, a Dulles-based network infrastructure company backed by Columbia Capital, has begun work on a 170-mile dark fiber route stretching from Ashburn to Petersburg, Va.