Forestville, MD

NEW: Man rescued after being buried up to shoulders in trench collapse

(Updated at 6:25 p.m.) A worker buried up to his shoulders in dirt after a trench collapse has been rescued by firefighters. It happened around 3:30 p.m. on the 1300 block of S. Buchanan Street, a couple of blocks from Wakefield High School. Arlington, Alexandria and Fairfax County firefighters were dispatched to the scene for a report of a construction worker buried after a trench dug around a house collapsed.
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Families, safety advocates remember those killed on Md. Rt. 210

Since 2007, around 80 people have been killed on one of the deadliest roads in the D.C. area: Maryland Route 210. On Saturday, families and safety advocates gathered to remember those who died, and to call for increased safety on the highway. The event called “The Dignity of Human Life”...
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Cropdusters Baseball is new fun team in DMV

OLNEY, Md. (DC News Now) – There’s a new baseball team in Olney. In its first season, Cropdusters Baseball in Olney of the Cal Ripken Collegiate Summer Baseball League, is the league’s newest and maybe most fun team too. “To have a baseball team in Olney, five minutes away, a ten minute drive,” Olney resident […]

Washington Nationals: Josiah Gray Dominated Month Of June

The Washington Nationals have been in drastic need of an ace and Gray has finally started to live up to the unfair expectations placed over his head. Josiah Gray may no longer have the longest active scoreless streak, but the 24-year-old put an exclamation point over his impressive June. Yesterday against the Rangers, he threw a career-high seven innings, while allowing only two runs, walking one, and striking out nine.

Protests Continue After Supreme Court Overturned Roe V. Wade

For a second day, people gathered outside the Supreme Court for peaceful demonstrations. An estimate of about several hundred in Washington D.C., overwhelmingly upset with the Court's decision; they tell us not just about the impact on health care but also what they feel are politics on the Court. At...

Man killed in Northeast DC shooting

D.C. Police say a man has died after a shooting in Northeast. Police say the shooting happened just before 5 p.m. on Saturday in the 1700 block of West Virginia Ave. Officers say the shooter and victim were outside when the victim was shot in the chest. The victim died...

García's walk-off homer gives Rangers 3-2 win over Nationals

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Give Adolis García a bat late for the Texas Rangers, and there’s a good chance he’ll do something to change the game. The Cuban slugger homered leading off the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.

Senior Alert issued for 62-year-old woman out of Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WDBJ) - Jennifer Holmes, 62 of Alexandria, has been reported missing Saturday night. According to the Virginia State Police on behalf of the Alexandria City Police Department, Holmes stands at five-feet-seven inches and weighs 170 pounds. She has brown eyes and grey hair in a ponytail. Holmes suffers...

JOANNA O. in w/ the drum n’ bass

Joanna is back on the radio & fresh off opening for the North Quarter Tour at the Cadence dnb night at Flash in Washington, DC. Dope vibes were had, and tonight’s fresh selections are inspired by late DC nights and sweet summer vibes. Loads of new beats from Fokuz Recordings, Flight Pattern Records, Innerground Records, Smooth N Groove Records, Soul Deep Recordings & more. A two hour mixed up session of blissed out beats.

Lovitz, Mukhtar lead Nashville past DC United 3-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defender Daniel Lovitz scored early, Hany Mukhtar followed with his third brace of the season and Nashville SC rolled to a 3-1 victory over D.C. United on Saturday. Lovitz was in the right place in the 6th minute, pouncing on a deflection and hooking a kick just inside the left post for his first goal of the season, the third of his nine-year career and his second in three seasons with Nashville (8-5-5). Mukhtar scored in the first minute of stoppage time on a nifty pass from Dax McCarty to give Nasville a 2-0 lead at halftime. Mukhtar’s second goal — and eighth of the season — came five minutes into the second half. Taxiarchis Fountas scored in the 59th minute for United (4-10-2).
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D.C. United delivers another dud, vexing a sellout Audi Field crowd

WASHINGTON -- D.C. United's season, marred by an early coaching change, limp attack and shameful defending, continued to crumble Saturday with a 3-1 defeat to Nashville SC at Audi Field. A five-minute stretch shortly after kickoff epitomized the darkness. Two defenders pursued a cross deep in the box. Neither alleviated...

LPGA golfers hope DMV becomes a more frequent stop

BETHESDA, Md. (DC News Now) – As the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship continued into its third day of competition Saturday at Congressional Country Club on a picture perfect warm day, local fans bustled through the course. Participants in the event, strongly expressed their desire for more Ladies Professional Golf Association events in the Washington, D.C. […]