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First lady defends 'American Sniper' at veterans event - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — First lady defends 'American Sniper' at veterans event By MARK KENNEDYAP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama urged Hollywood to give a more accurate portrayal of veterans and defended the Oscar-nominated "American Sniper," which has received criticism for its depiction of war.

Renowned photographer and artist visits pediatric cancer patient - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Jan 30, 2015

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Relatives of woman who died in DC subway accident to sue - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Relatives of a woman who died when smoke filled a Washington subway train earlier this month are filing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against the Metro transit agency.

Bowser kicks off Marion Barry's Summer Youth Employment Program - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is hosting the kick-off to the late Marion Barry's Summer Youth Employment Program. It's being held at the Department of Services in the 4000 block of Minnesota Avenue, Nor...

FOX 5 Investigates: Dangerous world of sex trafficking - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — From the outside, they are ordinary buildings. Although there are no signs in sight, this one is actually licensed as South Carolina Cafe, a banquet hall with a $20 entrance fee and no menu to order from. And tucked in an industrial park of Hyattsville, Club Fuego -- licensed as a banquet hall and auditorium.
Jan 30, 2015

PG County lawmaker told prostitution occurs in clubs she fought so hard to close. Response: We didn't study that - myfoxdc.com/story/27979226…

Convicted drug dealer charged with murder of movie executive - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A convicted drug dealer has been charged with the murder of a 20th Century Fox executive, who mysteriously disappeared more than two years ago and whose remains were found in a northern Los Angeles...
Jan 29, 2015

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O'Malley to speak in New Hampshire, South Carolina - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will be making trips to New Hampshire and South Carolina in coming months as he continues to weigh a potential presidential run.
Jan 29, 2015

O'Malley to speak in New Hampshire, South Carolina - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG myfoxdc.com/story/27977447…

Deeper insight on investigation of deadly Md. mansion fire - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Jan 29, 2015

RT @NIST_Fire: @mcfrs @PIOPete uses NIST Christmas Tree fire video to explain rapid fire development on @fox5newsdc bit.ly/1BtHRdw

FOX Beat: Gotham's Camren Bicondova - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Mentoring Monday: Nick Gourdine - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Nasal spray shows promise as treatment for Alzheimer's disease - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Researchers say they've developed a nasal spray that could potentially improve memory and other mental capabilities for the more than 5 million Americans suffering from Alzheimer's disease. In a pilot study at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, researchers studied 60 adults between the ages of 55 and 85 diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or mild to moderate Alzheimer's dementia (AD).

Sheriffs expand concerns about Waze mobile traffic app - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Sheriffs expand concerns about Waze mobile traffic app By EILEEN SULLIVANAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - A law enforcement campaign to compel Google Inc. to disable a feature in its popular Waze traffic app that lets drivers warn others about nearby police activity shifted Wednesday when a sheriffs' organization openly complained that the app not only puts officers' lives at risk, it also interferes with the ability to write speeding tickets.