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  1. 1 person injured during robbery, shooting in FairfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | TBD.com

    The unidentified 66-year-old victim was shot in the arm and transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital to treat a non-life threatening injury. Investigators said the robbery and shooting occurred at approximately 11:50 p.m. on the 5000 block of Kenderson Drive in Fairfax.


  2. World Police & Fire GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | TBD.com

    The World Police and Fire Games are the second largest global multi-sport event, and this year it's being hosted in the Washington region, by Fairfax 2015. This free event draws thousands of athletes from police, fire, and other safety agencies.


  3. Man charged in D.C. mansion slayings due in court, has new attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | TBD.com

    A man charged in the slayings of a wealthy family and their housekeeper inside a D.C. mansion appeared in court Tuesday with his new attorney. Daron Wint, 34, has let go of his public defenders and will now be represented by defense attorney Sean Hanover of Fairfax, Virginia who was hired by Wint's family.


  4. ACLU sues Fairfax County police over license-plate dataRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | TBD.com

    The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia is suing Fairfax County police over a policy in which they store data collected on thousands of drivers through the use of license-plate readers. The civil-liberties group filed the suit Tuesday in Fairfax County Circuit Court.


  5. ?Gender identity? could be added to FCPS non-discrimination policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    FAIRFAX, Va. The Fairfax County School Board is taking steps to move forward with a policy change that will likely be cheered by transgender individuals, but is facing some strong opposition from those who call the potential change harmful to students.


  6. Fairfax police officer held without bond on child porn possession chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | TBD.com

    William "Bud" Walker was arraigned on two counts of child pornography possession one day after being arrested at police headquarters. He had been relieved of duty last week when word of an investigation became public.


  7. Fairfax County Police officer allegedly uploaded child porn to TumblrRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | TBD.com

    FAIRFAX, Va. As Fairfax County Police continue investigating one of their own for child pornography , ABC 7 News is getting new information about what tipped off police to the officer, a 15-year veteran of the department who last week was relieved of his duties.


  8. Fairfax judge tosses Transurban's case seeking $10,000 for late toll...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | TBD.com

    A Fairfax County judge has dismissed a case against a woman who was charged more than $10,000 in fees and penalties for late payment of $12 in tolls. The judge ruled this week that the toll company, Transurban, could not collect the penalties because the statute of limitations had expired.


  9. Fairfax County teachers protest budget cuts, fight for promised raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    FAIRFAX, Va. Fairfax County touts its public school system as one of the best in the country.


  10. 1 dead in stabbing at 7-11 parking lot in LeesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | TBD.com

    The incident took place at approximately 2:49 a.m. Police were called to the scene of a disturbance involving a large group of people in the parking lot of a 7-11 on 22 Plaza Street NE. When officers arrived on scene, they located a man in the back seat of a vehicle who suffered from a wound to his upper leg.


  11. Which Northern Va. transportation projects will be funded?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | TBD.com

    FAIRFAX, Va. Ask anyone who lives or works in Northern Virginia and they'll tell you traffic congestion is easily one of their biggest concerns, as it has a direct impact on their quality of life.


  12. Preventing ovarian cancer, one surgery at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | TBD.com

    It's the same surgery that was recommended to Alyssa McCrea after she tested positive for a mutated BRCA gene. "I wish that I hadn't had all of the things that had delayed me in getting my ovaries out.


  13. 2015 World Police & Fire Games heading to Fairfax CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | TBD.com

    FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. It may be the biggest event happening this year you haven't heard of.


  14. Fairfax officer saves Md. man from burning car, charges him with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | TBD.com

    A Maryland man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after a police officer saved him from a burning car. Fairfax County Police say the rescue occurred Saturday afternoon in the parking lot of the American Legion post in McLean.


  15. Court documents show strong DNA link between Jesse Matthew, Fairfax rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | TBD.com

    As Jesse Matthew awaits his trial in the killing of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham , some court documents in an unrelated rape case against him were unsealed Monday. Just days after a judge's ruling clearing the way, Fairfax County prosecutors released the documents which show DNA evidence they plan to use against Matthew.


  16. Winter-weary travelers set off for spring break earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    FAIRFAX, Va. Any hint of spring has locals begging for more. In some cases, many are already planning their escape from the cold, dark days of this winter .


  17. Locals compete for chance to colonize MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | TBD.com

    In this image provided by NASA an annotated image shows a bright feature interpreted as the United Kingdom's Beagle 2 Lander with solar arrays at least partially deployed on the surface of Mars. It may sound like science fiction, but a Dutch nonprofit is working to pursue the ambitious goal of sending people to Mars.


  18. Jesse Matthew to face Fairfax sex assault trial June 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | TBD.com

    A Charlottesville man charged with the murder of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham will go on trial June 8 in a separate case in Fairfax County. Jesse Matthew Jr.'s Fairfax County trial date was set Friday in the case, which dates back to 2005.


  19. Va. legislature OKs marijuana oils for treating epilepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | TBD.com

    Advocates of medical marijuana oils in Virginia have big momentum as they pursue legislation they say could help thousands of people with epilepsy. When Beth Collins of Fairfax first took her cause to Richmond in January, she was met with a chill: "When a lot of legislators heard the word marijuana they were like, 'no, no thanks'."


  20. Possible measles case investigated in Fairfax CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | TBD.com

    The health department is monitoring an individual with symptoms of the disease and looking for anyone else who had contact with the patient. The test results, expected to be released around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday will indicate whether or not the unidentified patient is sick with measles.


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