Top News

FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 file photo, Palestinians stand on the rubble of houses destroyed in an Israeli strike in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. Amid fear that Hamas had captured an Israeli soldier, the Israeli military sealed off the Rafah area and began shelling on Aug. 1, 2014. By the end of the next day, 190 Palestinians were dead, according to a list of names compiled by two Gaza human rights groups. The suspected capture of the soldier turned out to be a false alarm and the Rafah operation is almost certain to be a focus of U.N. investigators and rights groups looking into possible war crimes because it highlights a key concern: The treatment of civilians. (AP Photo/Hatem Ali, File)
After Gaza war, poll finds support for Hamas risesAfter 50-day Gaza war with Israel, poll shows dramatic rise in Palestinian support for Hamas
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov, right, and Pro-Russian rebel leader from Eastern Ukraine Andrei Purgin stand in Minsk, Belarus, on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. A so-called contact group meets for talks in Minsk, the Belarusian capital, to reach agreement on a cease-fire. The group, which last met in late July, includes representatives of Ukraine, Russia and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe. (AP Photo/Dmitry Brushko)
Ukraine: Russian forces in major rebel citiesUkraine says Russian forces sighted in major eastern cities
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
England's Danny Welbeck points during a training session at London Colney, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. England will play Norway in an international friendly soccer match at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Record English spending dwarfs rivals in EuropePremier League clubs easily the biggest spenders in Europe during summer transfer window
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2014 file photo Head of the European Central Bank, ECB, Mario Draghi attends a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says there’s room for governments to dial back austerity, within limits. The ECB is looking at more stimulus, such as  pumping new money into the economy by purchasing bonds. But such central bank stimulus can’t do it all alone. “It would be helpful for the overall stance of policy if fiscal policy could play a greater role alongside monetary policy, and I believe there is scope for this,” he said in a speech last week at a U.S. Federal Reserve conference at Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  (AP Photo/dpa, Boris Roessler, File)
Euro continues descent ahead of ECB meetingAmid speculation European Central Bank will back stimulus, euro falls to one-year dollar low
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
The Showboat Casino Hotel,left, which closed Sunday, is seen next to the Revel Casino Hotel, right, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling began to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel. Its casino will close early Tuesday morning. Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City's struggling gambling market. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
Revel casino goes dark after just 2 years$2.4 billion Revel casino shuts its doors, just over 2 years after hopeful opening
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
More than 30 teens escape from detention centerOfficial: More than 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center; 17 still at large
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
World Cup slalom record holder Schild retiresAustrian skier Marlies Schild retires at 33, year after record 35th World Cup slalom win
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Bomb kills 11 Egyptian policemen in SinaiRoadside bombing kills 11 policemen in Egypt's troubled Sinai, officials say
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
UN provides aid for record 4.1 million in SyriaUN agency says it provided food for record 4.1 million people inside Syria in August
The Associated Press3 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Ashburn, VA

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Acting Like Champions as We Celebrate Labor Day

    In celebration of the Labor Day weekend, I am providing some insight for Americans to continue our volunteer efforts where we can have direct impact on supporting the local community living in need. Patch.com, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 01:31 PM
  • Virginia state academic tests show stagnant scores on reading, writing

    Virginia students saw modest gains on state-mandated math tests while scores on reading and writing exams stagnated, according to state results released Tuesday. The Washington Post, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 11:47 AM
  • Loudoun County animal watch

    These were among cases received by the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services. The Washington Post, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 10:27 AM
  • Life dreams on the Leesburg stage

    Drew Clyde opened Headway, an inter-denominational church, at the Tally Ho Theatre in Leesburg. Loudoun Times, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 07:20 AM
  • Man charged in Sterling stabbing

    A man who was stabbed in Sterling by several males says the attack may have been gang-related, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Police: Man charged in Sterling stabbing A man who was stabbed in Sterling by several males says the attack may have been gang-related, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Check out this story on ... (more) WUSA-TV Washington, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 05:11 PM
  • Sterling man convicted of rape; faces 15 years in prison

    Geovanni Amilcar Benitez-Giron A Sterling man was convicted Aug. 21 of rape following a two-day jury trial in Loudoun County Circuit Court. Loudoun Times, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 01:58 PM
  • Blue Ridge Hospice Opens New Leesburg Office in Cornwall Medical Pavilion

    Blue Ridge Hospice, a not-for-profit hospice serving Loudoun and eight surrounding counties, will celebrate their new Leesburg office with a public open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Patch.com, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 06:59 PM
  • Back-to-School Traffic Enforcement Campaign in Loudoun

    Summer break is coming to an end and Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is reminding all drivers to watch for school-aged children walking to and from school, as they may forget to watch for you. Patch.com, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 04:51 PM
powered by Topix
AdChoices

Most Popular

Quick Poll

Do you think there should be an age limit for firing weapons at a gun range? Do you think there should be an age limit for firing weapons at a gun range?
Yes
No
Unsure
Vote to see results
AdChoices

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
S&P 500 2,003.37 N/A
NSDQ 4,580.272 N/A
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.