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  • Metro Union and WMATA release statements ahead of meeting to avoid strike

    WASHINGTON, DC – ATU Local 689 has accepted a meeting with Paul Wiedefeld’s designees for Tuesday. The union is prepared to sit down and have a genuine conversation about the issues that got us to this point. It is not our intention to disrupt the MLB All-Star game, and we would hope that WMATA shares our desire to talk in good faith and will not to use this meeting as a stop gap to get through the big day. We […]

  • DCW’s Weekend Opening Act 7-13-2018

    Vanny has been playing guitar since the age of eleven and singing since the age of eight.

  • PG Police arrest suspect in fatal shooting of 17 year old

    He is in the custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.

  • FOUND: 9-year-old and 18 month old taken after domestic stabbing

    MONTGOMERY CO. — Prince George’s Co. Police confirm Dwight Perry and two children have all been located. Police say Perry stopped at a firehouse on Campus Way South when he heard the Amber Alert on the radio in his car. The 18 month old was located at a daycare in the 2700 block of Philbin Drive. The 9 year old was with a family member in the 6000 block of Riggs road. All are in good condition. ORIGINAL POST: An […]


    FIREWORK INFO: 2018 Independence Day Celebrations across the DMV and the Nation’s Capital

    The National Park Service will once again host the annual celebration of Independence Day on the National Mall, the nation’s most important civic space and home to more than a dozen memorials that commemorate great Americans and significant events in our nation’s history. 

  • Police report shooting victims near Capital Gazette in Annapolis

    ANNAPOLIS, MD — We are getting word from numerous agencies that a shooting incident is currently active near the Capital Gazzett in Annapolis. Officials report numerous casualties and heavy police presence. We have crews heading toward the scene and will have the latest as information is released. Stay with DCW50 for the latest.

  • Man charged with assault after giving woman a massage in McLean

    Mohammed was arrested Monday and released on personal recognizance.

  • Culpeper County continues to be under a flash flood watch

    PRESS RELEASE: **********CAUTION***********UPDATED AS OF 05:30 p.m.********** Culpeper County continues to be under a flash flood watch. “Please use extreme caution while driving today and be alert for high water and trees down in roadways.” -Sheriff Scott Jenkins ******************************** Deputies continue to respond to traffic accidents and roadways blocked with high water. Do not risk your safety crossing high water. Please turn around and contact our office to report road closures. The following roads are currently closed with high water: […]

  • Trotz heads to the New York Islanders after bringing ‘The Cup’ to DC

    NEW YORK — PRESS RELEASE: Trotz Named Head Coach Joins the Islanders after winning the Stanley Cup in Washington last season The New York Islanders announced today that Barry Trotz has been named Head Coach. “Barry brings to the New York Islanders franchise a tremendous amount of knowledge, experience and success,” said Islanders President and General Manager Lou Lamoriello. “He is and has been one of the top coaches in the National Hockey League. I am excited to have the […]