Top News

Former Colombian Senator and victim of the Colombian armed conflict Piedad Cordoba, listens in during a press conference after a meeting with the revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and members of Colombia's government peace negotiation team, at the peace talks in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014. Cordoba is part of the fifth and last group of victims that will meet with both groups of negotiators during the ongoing peace talks in Cuba. (AP Photo/Ismael Francisco, Cubadebate)
Colombian rebels announce unilateral cease-fireColombian rebels declare historic unilateral cease-fire with their government
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
A poster for the movie "The Interview" is taken down by a worker after being pulled from a display case at a Carmike Cinemas movie theater, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Atlanta. Georgia-based Carmike Cinemas has decided to cancel its planned showings of "The Interview" in the wake of threats against theatergoers by the Sony hackers. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Sony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 releaseSony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 release after theaters pull showings following threats
The Associated Press16 minutes ago
Supplement maker admits lying about ingredientsOwner of dietary supplement maker admits lying about ingredients, now faces 5-year prison term
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
In this handout photo provided by Jill Zuckman, Alan Gross, facing camera, is hugged by Tim Rieser, an aide to Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., upon his arrival from Cuba. Gross's wife Judy is at left, Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass. is at right. (AP Photo/Jill Zuckman)
US, Cuba patch torn relations in historic accordHistoric US-Cuba deal to patch long-broken relations could lead to flow of money and people
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
A teacher hands a student a poster of "The Cuban Five" to hang on their classroom wall in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. The men, who are hailed as heroes in Cuba, were convicted in 2001 in Miami on charges including conspiracy and failure to register as foreign agents in the U.S. On Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, three of the five Cubans were released by the U.S. in exchange for U.S. citizen Alan Gross and an unnamed Cuban man who was imprisoned for nearly 20 years for spying for the United States. Two of the Cuban Five had previously been released after finishing their sentences. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
A look at 'Cuban 5' agents who were jailed in USA look at 'Cuban 5' agents who were jailed in US: Reviled by exiles, but 'heroes' back home
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
5 things to know: Alcohol calorie labels on menus5 things to know about calorie labels for alcoholic drinks on menus
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
Thomas Wilmot Sr. of Lago Resort & Casino smiles after learning the Gaming Facility Location Board recommended them for a Southern Tier casino license on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Albany, N.Y.  (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
New York panel recommends 3 upstate resort casinosNew York panel recommends 3 upstate casinos in Sullivan, Schenectady and Seneca counties
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
Amid scrutiny, Uber says it will focus more on safetyUber promises bigger focus on safety after lawsuit, intensified public scrutiny
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
--FILE--In this Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 file photo, Markus Kaarma, center, is flanked by his defense attorneys Brian Smith, left, and Paul Ryan, as he listens to testimony, during his trial in Missoula, Montana for murder in the shooting death of Diren Dede.  Kaarma was found guilty Wednesday in the death of the 17-year-old Dede who he shot with a shotgun last spring after Kaarma caught him in his garage.  The defense had said the shooting was in defense of himself and his family. (AP Photo/The Missoulian, Kurt Willson)
Man convicted in German exchange student's killingMontana man convicted in German exchange student's shooting death in 'stand your ground' case
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Ashburn, VA

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Playgrounds may be included when Loudoun builds future elementary schools

    At a joint committee meeting this month between members of the Loudoun County School Board and the Board of Supervisors, officials agreed to examine the possibility of including playgrounds in construction costs for planned elementary schools. Committee members also indicated that they would consider providing playgrounds for the four county public elementary schools that do not have them: Frederick Douglass in Leesburg, Moorefield Station in Ashburn, Cardinal Ridge in South Riding and Meadowland in Sterling. The Washington Post, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 01:54 PM
  • Virginia Attorney Gets 9 Years for DUI, Manslaughter

    A once-prominent Tysons attorney is headed to prison for almost a decade after driving drunk and killing an Ashburn, Virginia, couple. Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on the nine year sentence for Mark Sgarlata, who pleaded guilty to manslaughter and drunken driving. NBC Washington, Fri, Dec 12 2014 @ 10:10 PM
  • New Year's Eve Racing Traditions Continue

    New Year's Eve 5K 10K races offers hope for housing and shelter services. More than $5,000 in awards and prizes! December 11, 2014 - Ashburn, VA: The fifth annual Ringing In Hope : A New Year's Eve Celebration race will be held December 31st, 2014 at Brambleton Town Center. Patch.com, Fri, Dec 12 2014 @ 04:01 PM
  • Mass. Fugitive Wanted for Intent to Murder Located in Sterling

    A man wanted on charges in Massachusetts, including intent to murder, was apprehended Sunday in Sterling, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Patch.com, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 03:03 PM
  • 85% of arrests, details about investigations go unreported in Loudoun and Leesburg

    The six men knew exactly what they were looking for when they broke into businesses in Ashburn's Piccadilly Plaza on Sept. Loudoun Times, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 06:07 AM
  • Winchester man charged with breaking and entering in Leesburg

    Stephen Price, 54, of Winchester broke into a residential home Dec. 15, according to a report released by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Loudoun Times, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 01:00 PM
  • Candland's proposal passed; Prince William County property tax increase capped at 1.7%

    The Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a plan from Gainesville Supervisor Peter Candland to cap the maximum property tax increase to 1.7%, down from an annual 4% tax increase approved last April. Under the old 5-year tax plan approved in April, the average tax bill was to increase by at least 4% every year. Potomac Local, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 01:04 PM
  • Loudoun County crime report

    These were among incidents reported by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police departments. For information, contact your police or sheriff's department. The Washington Post, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 12:14 PM
powered by Topix
AdChoices
AdChoices

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
S&P 500 2,012.89 40.15
NSDQ 4,644.312 96.478
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.