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Ready, set, go! Thousands of runners take part in 2017 Marine Corps Marathon

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"When people talk about it, I get chills," said Kristen Brouse from Watsontown, Pennsylvania. She was just one of the 30,000 runners who took part in this year's Marine Corps Marathon.

Tom Hanks receives another award — this one from the National Archives

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One of Tom Hanks' many hit movies may be a given on movie night, but his work has been recognized for having a much more far-reaching impact. Here's why Tom Hanks was honored in D.C. on Saturday.

Rescued bald eagle takes flight after 5 month recovery

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A bald eagle rescued by Stafford County Animal Control earlier this year took flight two weeks ago. See photos.

Maryland sees surge in reports of hate and bias incidents in 2016

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Maryland State Police say reports of hate and bias incidents surged 40 percent in 2016, with Montgomery and Baltimore counties seeing the most incidents.

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PGA Tour Champions Dominion Charity Classic Scores

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Sunday At The Country Club of Virginia Richmond, Va. Purse: $2 million Yardage: 7,025; Par: 72 Final Bernhard Langer, $305,000 67-63-70—200 Scott Verplank, $180,000 69-66-66—201 Billy Mayfair, $119,600 70-69-65—204 Kenny Perry, $119,600 72…

PGA Tour Champions Dominion Charity Classic Par Scores

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Sunday At The Country Club of Virginia Richmond, Va. Purse: $2 million Yardage: 7,025; Par: 72 Final Bernhard Langer, $305,000 67-63-70—200 -16 Scott Verplank, $180,000 69-66-66—201 -15 Billy Mayfair, $119,600 70-69-65—204 -12 Kenny Perry,…

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Bernhard Langer eagles final hole to win in Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer made a 15-foot eagle putt on the par-5 18th hole Sunday to overcome a mediocre round and win the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, the first event in the PGA…

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Virginia names Carla Williams as new athletic director

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The University of Virginia has named Carla Williams as its athletic director. School president Teresa Sullivan made the announcement Sunday. Williams, an athletics administrator at Georgia for the past 13 years and the deputy director…

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Cigarette sparked fatal fire in Northeast DC, officials say

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D.C. Fire and EMS says a preliminary investigation shows a cigarette came in contact with a mattress, sparking the fatal fire. Investigators found no working smoke detectors in the home.

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Photos: Sights from the 2017 Marine Corps Marathon

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WASHINGTON — Inspiring stories and feats of athleticism alike, WTOP followed all 26.2 miles.

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College Football Schedule

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All Times EDT (Subject to change) Thursday, Oct. 26 SOUTH South Alabama at Georgia St., 7:30 p.m. MIDWEST Toledo at Ball St., 7 p.m. E. Michigan at N. Illinois, 7 p.m. FAR WEST Stanford at…

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Fairfax Co. board tackles lingering opioid crisis

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Rep. Gerry Connolly and Fairfax County board of supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova held a town hall on the opioid crisis Saturday, where experts weighed in on the epidemic.

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Do body-worn cameras impact DC police behavior?

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Just how much of an impact does wearing a body camera have on a police officer’s behavior? Find out what a new study suggests.

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NCAA Football

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All Times EDT ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE Atlantic Division Conference All Games W L PF PA W L PF PA NC State 4 0 134 88 6 1 248 159 Clemson 4 1 164 86 6…

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BC-FBC–Schedule,1st Add

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NEW MEXICO ST. (3-4) 31 at Arizona St. 37 30at New Mexico 28 24 Troy 27 41 UTEP 14 24 at Arkansas 42 31at Appalachian St. 45 35at Georgia Southern 27 Oct. 28 Arkansas St.,…

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At least 1,100 displaced after fire in Bethesda high-rise

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More than 1,000 residents have been displaced after a transformer fire caused around $1 million worth of damage in a Bethesda high-rise on Saturday morning. Those living in approximately 550 smoke-impacted units were evacuated, while…

‘It’s Academic’ highlights school smarts in its 57th year

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Some of the region's brightest minds match wits every Saturday on "It's Academic." See photos of students who are competing this year.

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BC-FBC–Scores,1st Add

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tx < $vscores2 < SOUTH Alabama 45, Tennessee 7< Appalachian St. 37, Coastal Carolina 29< Austin Peay 38, SE Missouri 31< Benedict 29, Morehouse 26< Berry 37, Millsaps 22< Bluefield South 22, Cumberlands 10< Boston…

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Racially insensitive video ends school’s football season

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A middle school football team in Virginia has forfeited the remainder of its season after players made a racially insensitive video.

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James Madison pushes win streak to 19 with 46-14 victory

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WILLLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Marcus Marshall ran for two touchdowns and James Madison put together eight unanswered scoring drives to defeat William & Mary 46-14 on Saturday, remaining unbeaten for a Division I-leading 19 games.…

Saturday’s Scores

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PREP FOOTBALL Christchurch 35, Isle of Wight Academy 6 Episcopal 23, Bullis, Md. 21 Flint Hill 48, Saint James, Md. 15 Hampton Roads 49, Broadwater Academy 22 Oscar Smith 35, Indian River 14 Patrick Henry-Ashland…

BC-FBC–Maine-Albany (NY) Stats

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BC-FBC–Maine-Albany (NY) Stats Maine 12, Albany (NY) 10 Maine 0 9 0 3 —12 Albany (NY) 7 0 3 0 —10 First Quarter ALBY_White 5 fumble return (Stark kick), 3:38. Second Quarter ME_FG Briggs 37,…

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Mississippi Valley State beats Virginia-Lynchburg 53-5

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ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Booker Chambers caught three touchdown passes and ran for another score as Mississippi Valley State routed NCCAA-member Virginia-Lynchburg 53-5 on Saturday. Chambers ran for an 8-yard touchdown and had touchdown…

Coast Guard suspends search for missing camper on the coast

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Crews are searching for a Baltimore man who is missing off of Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Militia group returns to Charlottesville to defend itself

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A self-styled militia group has returned to Charlottesville, Virginia, defending its presence at the "Unite the Right" rally in August that killed one person.

Saturday, Oct 21

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PGA Tour Champions Dominion Charity Classic Par Scores

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Saturday At The Country Club of Virginia Richmond, Va. Purse: $2 million Yardage: 7,025; Par: 72 Second Round Bernhard Langer 67-63—130 -14 Vijay Singh 70-63—133 -11 Joe Durant 67-67—134 -10 Michael Allen 71-64—135 -9 Scott…

PGA Tour Champions Dominion Charity Classic Scores

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Saturday At The Country Club of Virginia Richmond, Va. Purse: $2 million Yardage: 7,025; Par: 72 Second Round Bernhard Langer 67-63—130 Vijay Singh 70-63—133 Joe Durant 67-67—134 Michael Allen 71-64—135 Scott Verplank 69-66—135 Woody…

Langer shoots 63 to take 3-shot lead in playoff opener

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer matched the course record with a 9-under 63 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead in the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, the first event in the PGA Tour Champions’…

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Police: Man charged with terrorism after setting off bomb

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Police in Virginia have arrested a man on charges of terrorism and detonating an explosive in Williamsburg near William & Mary.

No. 5 Wisconsin stays unbeaten with 38-13 win over Maryland

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Jonathan Taylor ran for a touchdown and broke the 1,000-yard mark for the season, Alex Hornibrook passed for two scores and No. 5 Wisconsin stayed unbeaten with a 38-13 victory over…

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Police search for suspect in road rage stabbing on MD 200

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Police are asking for the public's help in locating the suspect of a road-rage fueled stabbing that occurred on the Intercounty Connector. Although road rage in this area isn't uncommon, police say it rarely turns violent.

Brown’s big day leads BC to rout at Virginia, 41-10

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Anthony Brown threw three touchdown passes and Boston College’s defense stifled Virginia in a 41-10 victory on Saturday. The Eagles (4-4, 2-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their second straight road game,…

Detective’s Facebook comment becomes issue at court hearing

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A lawyer for a murder suspect in Virginia says the case should be dismissed partly because of a detective's "racist" statement on Facebook.

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Rangers investigating death at Harpers Ferry national park

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Authorities are investigating an accidental death inside Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.