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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of D.C. Area — Severe thunderstorm warnings are in effect for parts of the D.C. area Tuesday afternoon.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @nbcwashington: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Frederick, Montgomery, Washington counties in Md.; Clarke, Loudoun counties in Va.

Popeyes Employee Arrested in Murder of Coworker in Anne Arundel County — Anne Arundel County police are investigating the death of a worker at a Popeyes restaurant in Brooklyn Park, Maryland. Police say a manager found the woman suffering from traumatic injuries about 8 a.m. Sunday in the back stock area of the restaurant on Ritchie Highway. She was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Sep 02, 2014

Police release new details about #Popeyes worker arrested in the death of a coworker in Maryland.

McDonnell Trial: Jury Begins Deliberations in Ex-Governor Trial — A federal jury has begun deliberations in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. U.S. District Judge James Spencer spent most of Tuesday morning reading his instructions to the seven-man, five-woman jury. Prosecutors and defense attorneys wrapped up the trial Friday.

Chris Brown Due Back in D.C. Court for Plea Hearing — Singer Chris Brown has arrived at a District of Columbia courthouse for his third attempt at a plea deal to resolve an assault case. According to court filings, Brown is scheduled to appear in D.C. Superior Court on Tuesday at 9 a.m. A hearing originally scheduled for Friday was postponed.