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Police identify man killed in Falls Church

Filaberto Felipe Paz Ramirez was found dead in the parking lot of an apartment complex on Monday.

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After a year with no answers in police slaying of John Geer, family sues

(Photo by Maura Harrington / Photo by Maura Harrington)

Longtime partner and family seek $12 million, but they also want “to get answers.”

Tips on post-Labor Day commuting

“September Shock” doesn’t strike all at once, but it’s no less dismaying for travelers.

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Virginia’s inadequate child-care regulation costs lives

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Economics often leads parents to shadowy businesses that may not be what’s advertised.

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New academic year brings changes for Virginia schools

(Shamus Ian Fatzinger / Fairfax County Times)

As nearly 400,000 students in D.C.’s Virginia suburbs start school, Fairfax focuses on “portrait of a graduate.”

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Fairfax City man killed while working on his SUV

A Chevrolet Tahoe rolled off its support stands, killing a 45-year-old man who was working on the vehicle.

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Rams look to rebuild reputation

(John McDonnell / The Washington Post)

After a few disappointing seasons — by its own lofty standards — Robinson seeks a return to the top; Madison kicks off with a win.

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Man found dead in Falls Church area; police investigating

A man was found dead in a Falls Church area parking lot early Monday, possibly a homicide.

Best Of is back! Vote for your favorites in the D.C. area

Vote for your favorite D.C. bars, restaurants and people, and we’ll spotlight the winners in our October 16 issue.

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Security measures increase as schools open for new year

(Marvin Joseph / The Washington Post)

Schools are equipped with buzzer systems, cameras and uniformed officers after Newtown shootings.

 

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After a year with no answers in police slaying of John Geer, family sues

Longtime partner and family seek $12 million, but they also want “to get answers.”

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Fairfax City man killed while working on his SUV

A Chevrolet Tahoe rolled off its support stands, killing a 45-year-old man who was working on the vehicle.

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Tom Jackman

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Man found dead in Falls Church area; police investigating

A man was found dead in a Falls Church area parking lot early Monday, possibly a homicide.

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Dominion high-voltage line gives Pr. William jitters

The company says it’s to serve a customer who will add to local growth but declines to say who that is.

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Chris Brown pleads guilty in D.C. court

The singer was charged with punching a fan in October.

The dog days of greyhound racing

Once a mainstay of American gambling, dog tracks are in steep decline.

Fun times at the fair

Events in Maryland and Virginia counties feature hog shows, demolition derbies, Ferris wheels and plenty of food.

Robert F. McDonnell on trial

Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, are battling corruption charges.

Horseshoe Baltimore casino’s opening night

Throngs of people showed up to try their luck at the city’s first casino.

Back to school: First day is a fun day

As students return to class, they’re greeted with crowns, balloons and dance parties.

Aboard the Memphis Belle

Members of the media get a ride on the World War II B-17 bomber ahead of a weekend exhibition in Baltimore.

Bao Bao turns 1

The National Zoo’s giant panda cub has changed a lot in just one year.

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