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Recent articles by Dana:

Police release surveillance photo of suspect, vehicle involved in Md. gull killing

Eleven gulls were lured with popcorn to a parking lot and then run over and killed. → Read More

Incident clear after big backups on I-270 south in Germantown, Md.

Delays are near MD 118 in Montgomery County. → Read More

VA 28 north in Fairfax reopens after crash

Several vehicles were involved in a crash along VA 28 north near US 50. → Read More

Authorities identify pedestrian who was fatally struck in Mount Vernon area

Police said the man was not in a crosswalk and was struck by two vehicles. → Read More

Delays along eastbound I-66 due to two incidents

Drivers should expect big backups along eastbound I-66 in Fairfax. → Read More

‘A real wildcat in the District’: Bobcat spotted in D.C. along the C&O Canal

A camera caught an image of a bobcat at night. It's the first one in recent memory to be seen in the city, biologists said. → Read More

Crash involving several vehicles caused delays on I-66 eastbound in Fairfax

Lanes have reopened, but delays remain. → Read More

Man, 31, dies in weekend crash in Loudoun County

The incident happened on Harmony Church Road near Woodburn. → Read More

Injured bald eagle makes full recovery, released into wild in Fairfax County

A bald eagle was hurt in mid-December, rescued and saved. It was released back into the wild this weekend. → Read More

VRE and MARC commuter train services delayed at Union Station

A switch problem at Union Station is causing the delays. → Read More

Man wanted in stabbing death of wife in Maryland turns himself in

Police had an arrest warrant for James Dorsey, 41, on a first-degree murder charge. → Read More

Man, 38, died in head-on collision in Prince George’s County

A 38-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Prince George’s County. Local police said Kenyata James, 38, of Waldorf, died in the Wednesday crash. The incident happened just before 11 p.m. in the 5000 block of Temple Hill Road. An initial investigation found that James was driving north on Temple Hill Road and crossed the double yellow line before crashing head-on into another vehicle. → Read More

Driver dies in crash near Beltway in Temple Hills

Two vehicles were involved in the head-on collision on Temple Hill Road. → Read More

One dead, others injured in I-95 crash in Virginia that caused lengthy delays

Multiple vehicles were involved in a crash on I-95 near Virginia Route 619 in Prince William County. → Read More

Three men arrested and charged in Maryland slaying

The slaying happened during a drug-related robbery attempt, police said. → Read More

Metro to ramp up service on buses and trains for early dismissal of federal workers

With possible snow expected this afternoon, Metro said it will provide more trains and buses for federal government workers who are leaving at 1 p.m. today. → Read More

Animal advocacy group offers $5,000 reward in Md. case of driver who ran over gulls

Police say someone scattered popcorn in a Laurel parking lot and then ran over the gulls lured by the food. → Read More

Arrest made in 2016 homicide in the District

Police said Julius Senior, 30, of Southeast Washington, faces a murder charge. → Read More

Metro’s Blue Line no longer sharing track between Pentagon City and Arlington Cemetery

Downed power line is causing trains to single track between Pentagon City and Arlington Cemetery stations. → Read More

Connecticut Avenue in Montgomery County reopens after water main break

Drivers should expect delays along Jones Bridge and Manor roads in Chevy Chase. → Read More