Top News

This Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, photo shows the apartment building in Aurora, Colo., which police say is the home of two of the three teenage girls who, according to U.S. authorities, were en route to join the Islamic State group in Syria when they were stopped at an airport in Germany. The two sisters, ages 17 and 15, and their 16-year-old friend were stopped at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, after the U.S. informed authorities at the airport about the girls arriving alone and headed to Turkey en route to Syria. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
Colorado girls make possible bid to join militantsAuthorities look at friends of Colorado girls who may have tried to join militants in Syria
The Associated Press9 minutes ago
Senator blasts CIA for censoring 'torture' reportDemocratic Sen. Ron Wyden says CIA is trying to obscure key facts by leaving out aliases
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 15, 2014, file photo, Camel cigarettes, a Reynolds American brand, are arranged for a photo in Philadelphia. The nation's second-biggest tobacco company informed employees Wednesday, Oct. 22, that beginning next year, the use of traditional cigarettes, cigars or pipes will no longer be permitted at employee desks or offices, conference rooms, hallways and elevators. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Camel maker Reynolds snuffs out workplace smokingCamel maker Reynolds American snuffing out smoking in workplaces, will allow e-cigarettes
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
In this photo provided by Conservative MP Nina Grewal, members of Parliament barricade themselves in a meeting room on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, after shots were fired in the building. A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms, authorities and witnesses said. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nina Grewal)
2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament; country had been on terror alert
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Chart shows common types of online harassment; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;
Survey: Harassment a common part of online lifePew survey finds online harassment widespread, young adults most likely to be victims
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
Protesters burn a large photo of Maria de los Angeles Pineda Villa, wife of the fugitive mayor in Iguala, Jose Luis Abarca, in Iguala, Mexico, Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. Hundreds of protesters destroyed and set fire on the municipal palace of the town, at the same time as Mexico's top prosecutor announced that that the mayor of Iguala, Jose Luis Abarca, ordered the police attack last month that resulted in six deaths and the disappearance of 43 students who remain missing weeks later. The mayor's wife has been linked to drug gangs and is now considered a fugitive, along with her husband and the Iguala police chief. (AP Photo/Alejandrino Gonzalez)
Mexico: Mayor linked to deadly attack on studentsMexico prosecutor: Iguala mayor linked to attack on students that left 6 dead, 43 missing
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
Tomb guards perform the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The military increased security Wednesday at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery after fatal shootings at a Canadian war memorial and Parliament, even though the FBI and the Homeland Security Department said there was no specific threat against the U.S. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
US increases security, though no threats citedSecurity hiked at Tomb of Unknowns after Canada shooting, although FBI says no known threats
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Michael J. Baratz, one of the attorneys for former Blackwater security guard Paul Slough, walks from Federal Court in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Four former Blackwater security guards, including Paul Slough, were found guilty Wednesday in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad, and a federal judge ordered them immediately to jail. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Blackwater guards found guilty in Iraq shootingsBlackwater guards found guilty: Verdicts in Baghdad case that inflamed anti-war opinion
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
Request denied to remove judge on Peterson caseProsecution request to remove judge in Adrian Peterson child abuse case denied
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Ashburn, VA

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Ashburn driver helicoptered to Inova after accident

    A traffic accident at the intersection of Gloucester Parkway and Marblehead Drive in Ashburn resulted in a helicopter fly-out to Inova Fairfax Hospital Oct. 21 at 9:14 a.m., according to a report released by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Loudoun Times, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 11:58 AM
  • Loudoun County Needs Your Help Naming Its Metro Stations

    With the first segment of Metro's Silver Line open, it's on to planning the next stretch. The stations in Loudoun County won't be operational until 2018 or later, but like an overeager would-be parent, the county is getting started early on coming up with baby names. City Paper, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 12:30 PM
  • Loudoun County Animal Watch

    These were among cases received by the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services. For information on the county animal shelter's hours and location, adoption and licensing, rabies clinics and low-cost neutering, call 703-777-0406 in eastern Loudoun or 540-882-3211 in western Loudoun. The Washington Post, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 11:18 AM
  • Most Deer-Related Crashes in Virginia Take Place in the Fall

    More deer-related crashes in Virginia occur in the fall than any other season, and the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles and AAA are urging drivers to stay alert. While Fairfax County doesn't see as many deer-related crashes as its woodsier jurisdictions to the west, it can happen here. Patch.com, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 10:38 AM
  • Varsity players accused of assault on JV player

    Three varsity football players in Loudoun County, Virginia are accused of assaulting a junior varsity player, according to the Loudoun Times . Kraig Troxell, spokesperson for the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office, says a School Resource Officer at Briar Woods High School in Ashburn, Virginia is working with detectives in the Criminal Investigations Division to investiage an alleged assault at the school. WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 09:43 AM
powered by Topix

Today in History

Our apologies, we do not have a story for today.

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
DOW 16,461.32 -153.49
S&P 500 1,927.11 -14.17
NSDQ 4,382.847 -36.632
Symbol Value Change
Watch List is currently empty.
Loading...

[Max of 15, separated by commas]

  • Symbol

  • Watch List is currently empty.

Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes. Provided by Financial Content.