Here are our picks for top local stories to start your day:
For Washington sports teams, the skies are clearing. The Capitals’ Game 7 victory, the Redskins drafting Robert Griffin III and a fast start by the Nationals are giving D.C. sports fans reasons to smile.
Police warn residents near Petworth: Three attacks, one fatal, may be linked.
Yeardley Love’s mother sues George Huguely V. She’s seeking $30 million in damages from her daughter’s ex-boyfriend and convicted killer.
“Don-kayyyy!”: Shrek wages legal battle on take a child to work day. Spider-Man was the ogre’s lawyer for the mock stolen-identity trial, as a D.C. law office opened its doors to teach kids about what lawyers do. Did you take your kids to work? Share your photos.
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— The space shuttle Enterprise is expected to leave Dulles airport in just a few hours for New York, where it will do a flyover of the region Friday morning.