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CUTE ALERT: Dog in teddy bear suit gets exercise on treadmill - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A naked man, who was doing push-ups in the middle of an Arlington street, was arrested after police say he became aggressive and refused to listen to commands from officers. Cops say they found 31-year-old Timothy Lowe just before 8 p.m. in the 3200 block of S. 24th Street.
Nov 26, 2014

RT @fox5newsdc: CUTE ALERT: Dog in teddy bear suit gets exercise on treadmill. Watch the viral video here: myfoxdc.com/story/27491344… pic.twitter.com/sboydjQtcb

Adoptees flip the script - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Aselefech Evans, founder of Ethiopian Adoptees of the Diaspora, joins the Good Day DC crew to spread a message about National Adoption Month and how adoptees are "flipping the script." #FliptheScript

Residents asking why city smells like cat urine - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A naked man, who was doing push-ups in the middle of an Arlington street, was arrested after police say he became aggressive and refused to listen to commands from officers. Cops say they found 31-year-old Timothy Lowe just before 8 p.m. in the 3200 block of S. 24th Street.

Ginsburg has surgery for coronary blockage - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — WASHINGTON (AP) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had surgery to place a stent in her right coronary artery. Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg says the 81-year-old Ginsburg had the procedure Wednesday morning after a coronary blockage was discovered. Arberg says Ginsburg had some discomfort Tuesday night during routine exercise and was taken to the hospital.

Memorial services set for Marion Barry - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A series of memorial events have been set for Marion Barry. District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray and other officials plan to announce details of the services at a news conference Wednesday afternoon.

Reports: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RGIII vs. Colts - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — The Washington Redskins are planning to bench quarterback Robert Griffin III and will start Colt McCoy this Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, according to multiple media reports. Can confirm Gruden plans to bench Griffin, going to Colt McCoy this week, per to team source.

Drivers who have settled E-ZPass Express Lane fines unable to ta - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Tuesday and Wednesday are the worst days of the year for traffic. Many of you who use the 495 Beltway will take the E-ZPass Express Lanes in Virginia to save a little time. But as our FOX 5 investigation series has shown, a glitch on your E-ZPass account can end with you getting sued for fines like $17,000 and more.
Nov 26, 2014

Drivers Paid $4,000 fines for E-ZPass Express Lane Want Politicians to Help Watch my report: bit.ly/1vjlHu7

Former Washington Redskin Fred Smoot faces domestic assault char - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Former Washington Redskin Fred Smoot faces charges after police say he grabbed his girlfriend during an altercation. The incident allegedly happened Sunday at a residence in Ashburn, Va.

University of Virginia looks at alcohol as factor in sex assault - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 4:17 PM EST Updated: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 4:17 PM EST By FREDERIC J. FROMMERAssociated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The University of Virginia Board of Visitors is focusing on alcohol as a contributing factor in sexual assaults on campus, with one member calling for a ban on underage drinking.
Nov 25, 2014

University of Virginia looks at alcohol as factor in sex assault - AP via FOX 5 DC WTTG myfoxdc.com/story/27481261…

PHOTOS: Injuries to Officer Darren Wilson and crime scene photos - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A St. Louis County grand jury met for 25 days over three months and heard more than 70 hours of testimony from about 60 witnesses - many of whom gave conflicting statements - before deciding not to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, according to prosecutor Bob McCulloch.

Laura’s Likes: Cozy winter socks, sweaters, and hats - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — It may be mild today but it's about to get chilly again! FOX 5's Laura Evans shared a few items to help keep you cozy whether you're inside or out in the elements. | ponytailhats.com | shashionline.com | secretsweater.com

Controversy over TMZ headline on Marion Barry's death - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A lot of uproar over a TMZ headline announcing Marion Barry's death. It reads: Marion Barry -- Crack Mayor Dead At 78. Many people have taken offense to it and are sounding off.
Nov 24, 2014

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Nov 24, 2014

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Nov 24, 2014

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Testimony and evidence presented to grand jury that declined to - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — The Associated Press has obtained a copy of the testimony and evidence presented to the grand jury that declined to indict Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.

Marion Barry's Thanksgiving turkey giveaway goes on despite coun - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Marion Barry's Thanksgiving turkey giveaway is going on as scheduled. The annual event is taking place at the Union Temple Baptist Church at 1225 W Street in the southeast. Workers began giving away the turkeys at 9 a.m. Lines formed early and, as in previous years, supplies are expected to run out fast.
Nov 25, 2014

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Maryland governor-elect Larry Hogan talks budget, plans for offi - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — He ran on the platform of rolling back tax increases and cutting spending. But the state of Maryland has a budget shortfall of nearly $600 million. Despite that, Maryland governor-elect Larry Hogan says the budget gap won't prevent him from making good on his campaign promises.

Hundreds march to the White House for peaceful Ferguson protest - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Several hundreds of people marched through the streets of Washington D.C. in a peaceful protest at the White House after the Ferguson grand jury decision announcement was made.

LIVE: Charlie LeDuff on the streets of Ferguson as 'no indictmen - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Posted: Monday, November 24, 2014 9:44 PM EST Updated: Monday, November 24, 2014 10:02 PM EST Warning: Live stream and on the above contains adult language. App users, click here to watch the stream. On Monday, the St. Louis County Prosecutor announced that Darren Wilson would not be indicted.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @fox5newsdc: .@Charlieleduff on the ground in #Ferguson reports police using tear gas to disperse crowd. WATCH: bit.ly/1AKxdU1

University of Maryland students call for demilitarization of cam - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A small group of students protesting what they call the "militarization" of the University of Maryland Police Department marched across campus Monday where they confronted the chief. The students, totaling around 40 people, walked into the administration building where they read a letter of demands.
Nov 24, 2014

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Nov 24, 2014

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Childhood cancer license plates coming to Virginia, in the name - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — New specialty license plates promoting awareness of childhood cancer are coming to Virginia, and it's all in the name of a special 13-year-old boy who has become an inspiration to many. Now, Mathias Giordano has his very own bill. Back in October, FOX 5 introduced you to Mathias, a Virginia boy who is fighting advanced bone cancer.