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Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 11/04/2013

My day as a Fairfax County firefighter: I could do that if I were smarter, stronger and braver

A journalist gets a hands-on taste of what firefighters deal with every day.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fairfax County, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, Fire, media training, Tom Jackman

Posted at 05:07 AM ET, 08/29/2013

In Fairfax, cameras in the Pham murder trial: Not intrusive, but did they affect the sentence?

Lawyers for the defendant say they didn't call witnesses who didn't want to be on camera, possibly affecting his sentence

By Tom Jackman  |  05:07 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cameras in court, David Bernhard, Fairfax County Circuit Court, Judge Jane Marum Roush, Julio Blanco Garcia, Media, Vanessa Pham

Posted at 05:03 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Fairfax judge allows cameras in a trial for the first time since 1994, and that's a good thing

A video and a still camera will be allowed in the trial of the man accused of killing 19-year-old Vanessa Pham.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:03 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cameras in courtroom, Fairfax County, Jane Marum Roush, Julio Blanco Garcia, Media, Vanessa Pham

Posted at 05:31 AM ET, 06/20/2013

The Fauquier Times-Democrat removes 'Democrat' from its name after 108 years

The newspaper doesn't want to affiliate with either party, but particularly one that is not particularly popular in Fauquier County.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:31 AM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Walsh, Fauquier Times, Fauquier Times-Democrat, Media, Times Community Newspapers

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 06/04/2013

Could Donnie Simpson return to D.C.'s airwaves?

Donnie Simpson, the original "Green Eyed Bandit" of urban radio, says he's looking to make a comeback to the airwaves.

By Clinton Yates  |  10:17 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  allaccess.com; ed pearson, BET, Donnie Simpson, esome Media Group, michael baisden, urbanradionation.com, WHUR, WKYS, WPGC, WRC-4

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Oakton's John Cochran wins 'Survivor' show, and $1 million

Longtime fan of the show wins a unanimous verdict on his second attempt.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Cochran, Media, Oakton, Survivor