: Sterling

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 02/27/2014

In Sterling, Hans Fex raises $750,000 in eight days to build his ‘Mini Museum’ dream

One man’s idea of placing small specimens of historic rock, bone and other esoterica is enthusiastically adopted by the public.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hans Fex, Kickstarter, Loudoun County, Mini Museum, Sterling

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Sterling, home to maker of the autopen; it signs so you don’t have to

But don’t ask who uses them. They won’t tell you.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Automated Signature Technology, autopen, Robert De Shazo Jr., Sterling, Torpedo Factory

Posted at 05:07 AM ET, 05/09/2013

In-flight fondling? That's a federal offense, Sterling man learns

A woman claims that she dozed off while flying to Washington, and awoke to find a man aggressively groping her.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:07 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Crime, Federal Air Marshals, Saurabh Agarwal, Sterling