Top News

A beluga whale swims in the River Thames off Gravesend, near to London, Wednesday Sept. 26, 2018.  British animal welfare group RSPCA said Wednesday the beluga whale seems “able to move fast in the water and dive” it appears to be feeding properly and swimming strongly, and officials hope it will return to the open sea.  (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)
Happy news: Beluga whale in Thames eating, swimming wellOfficials say the beluga whale spotted in the River Thames seems to be feeding properly and swimming strongly
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
Drones help search for escaped kangaroo in FloridaWildlife officers with the help of two drones searched a second day for a kangaroo that escaped an animal sanctuary in South Florida
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
FILE- In this June 27, 2018, file photo, a for sale sign is seen in front of a home for sale in Waukee, Iowa. On Thursday, Sept. 26, The Commerce Department reports on sales of new homes in August. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
After a lull, new-home sales up 3.5 percent in AugustSales of new US homes climbed 3.5 percent in August, driven by purchases in the Northeast and West
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Bubba Watson of the US plays a shot on the driving range before a practice round at Le Golf National in Guyancourt, outside Paris, France, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018 at Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
The Latest: Bubba battling a bug at the Ryder CupBubba Watson says he is battling sickness at the Ryder Cup
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
FILE - In this Saturday, March 22, 2014 file photo, Chelsea's Russian owner Roman Abramovich applauds his players after they defeated Arsenal 6-0, in the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge stadium in London. Roman Abramovich withdrew an application for residency in Switzerland, according to the Swiss migration office, as lawyers for the Russian oligarch lashed out at “defamatory” allegations involving money laundering and denied that he has links to organized crime. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
Abramovich ends Swiss residency bid after 'defamatory' claimSwiss officials say Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has withdrawn an application for residency in Switzerland after authorities made clear it would be rejected
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo signs for the New York Stock Exchange hang above the trading floor. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 26. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Stocks drift as markets await Fed's interest-rate callStock markets were trading within narrow ranges Wednesday
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters. At right are are Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National security adviser John Bolton and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump backs 2-state solution for Mideast, raises peace hopesTrump to chair Security Council meeting during another day at the United Nations; Will also meet with Netanyahu
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017 file photo Ola Kallenius, member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Group Research and Mercedes-Benz Cars Development speaks at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Daimler AG said Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018 that Kallenius will take over as the company's CEO in 2019.  (AP Photo/Paul Sancta, file)
Daimler CEO Zetsche to step down early, succeeded by insiderAutomaker Daimler says that CEO Dieter Zetsche will be succeeded next year by Mercedes-Benz development and research head Ola Kallenius
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007, file photo, Prince performs during the halftime show of the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami. The University of Minnesota will award the late rock star Prince an honorary degree Wednesday evening, Sept. 26, 2018, to recognize his influence on music and his role in shaping his hometown of Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
University of Minnesota awarding honorary degree to PrinceThe University of Minnesota will award the late rock star Prince an honorary degree to recognize his influence on music and his role in shaping his hometown of Minneapolis
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Ashburn, VA

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Girl dead, boy hurt after tree falls on hammock

    Authorities in Virginia say a tree fell on two children swinging in a hammock at a Virginia residence, fatally injuring one of them. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office tells news outlets the two children were swinging in a hammock during a family gathering Saturday at a residence when the tree fell on top of them. NBC29, Mon, Sep 24 2018 @ 06:50 PM
  • Girl Swinging on Hammock Killed After Tree Falls on Her

    A 7-year-old girl swinging on a hammock during a family gathering in Loudoun County, Virginia, was killed after the tree the hammock was fastened to crashed down on her, officials say. The incident took place about 6 p.m. Saturday at a home in the 37800 block of St. Francis Court in Purcellville, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said Monday. NBC New York, Mon, Sep 24 2018 @ 11:24 PM
  • In a swingy Virginia suburb, can Republican Barbara Comstock...

    State Sen. Jennifer Wexton addresses her supporters in Sterling, Va., in June after winning the Democratic nomination for Virginia's 10th Congressional District. State Sen. Jennifer Wexton addresses her supporters in Sterling, Va., in June after winning the Democratic nomination for Virginia's 10th Congressional District. SFGate, Tue, Sep 25 2018 @ 09:02 PM
  • 7-year-old girl swinging on hammock dies after tree crashes down on her

    A young girl in Virginia was killed while swinging on a hammock after a tree the hammock was tied to fell on her, authorities said. "It was a tragic accident," Kraig Troxell of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office told ABC News. WBAL-AM Baltimore, Tue, Sep 25 2018 @ 03:05 PM
  • Loudoun supervisors take action to address Route 15 congestion

    Speakers at the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors business meeting Sept. 20 suggested using roundabouts instead of widening Route 15 to reduce costs. Loudoun Times, Tue, Sep 25 2018 @ 10:38 AM
powered by Topix
AdChoices
AdChoices

Weather

Market Watch