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No Snow; Heavy Rain, Wind for Christmas Eve

nbcwashington.com — While the prospects of a white Christmas is slim to none, the potential for a very soggy holiday week is certain. Rain and showers are likely at times Monday through Wednesday with the heaviest rain coming on Christmas Eve. Temperatures are expected to be unseasonably warm on Wednesday, so anything that falls will remain as liquid rather than snowflakes or ice.

Storm Team4: Tracking Winter

nbcwashington.com — Where were YOU on Jan. 26, 2011, when a slippery storm of rain, sleet and snow swept into D.C. -- the snow moving so fast that cars were literally frozen in place? We called it Carmageddon. and it earned that name. But you'll be glad to know that D.C.
Dec 21, 2014

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Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

nbcwashington.com — Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps is set for trial on drunken driving and other charges. The 18-time gold medalist was arrested on Sept. 30. Documents show that the 29-year-old was leaving the Horseshoe Casino when he was pulled over for speeding and crossing the double yellow line on a highway.
Dec 20, 2014

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Dec 19, 2014

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Dec 19, 2014

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Dec 19, 2014

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D.C. Police Help 9-Year-Old Boy Shot in Head During Gunfight Celebrate Christmas

nbcwashington.com — A 9-year-old D.C. boy who was only given minutes to live after being shot in the head earlier this year celebrated a very special Christmas Friday with the help of D.C. police. Jayden Stancil was an unintended victim during a gunfight in October at the Mayfair Mansions apartments in Northeast.

Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers Swarm Stores

Man Dressed in Head-to-Toe Red Robs Fairfax Co. Bank

nbcwashington.com — Just six days before Christmas, a man decked out head-to-toe in red robbed a Fairfax County bank Friday. Authorities say the man robbed the BB&T bank in the Greenbrier Shopping Center at 13045 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway around 12:12 p.m. Friday.
Dec 19, 2014

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Volkswagen Beetle Sought After Boy, 15, Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash

nbcwashington.com — Virginia State Police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who killed a 15-year-old boy in Frederick County, Virginia.
Dec 20, 2014

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Collecting Gifts for 10 Children Left Motherless by Oxon Hill Crash

nbcwashington.com — Gifts for children left motherless by an October crash in Oxon Hill, Maryland, will be collected Saturday afternoon in Suitland. D.C. sisters Typhani Wilkerson, 32, and Tameika Curtis, 34, were among the five killed when the Acura they were riding in was struck by a Mercedes while they were stopped at a traffic light, according to the preliminary investigation.
Dec 20, 2014

Collecting gifts for 10 children after their mothers.. who were sisters died in a crash: nbcwashington.com/news/local/Col…