A 96-year-old Fairfax County woman facing difficult living conditions after her townhouse complex was sold to a developer. She refuses to leave, even after the complex shut off her water. Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey spoke with the woman inside her home.
WASHINGTON, DC, August 21, 2013 — Farms are sprouting up in vacant city lots and abandoned properties across the United States. By tilling the soil in places where people have little access to fresh food, these urban farms have the power to change what people eat and the power to transform troubled neighborhoods.
WASHINGTON, DC, August 21, 2013 — NASA administrator Charles Bolden formally introduced the space agency’s eight new astronaut candidates at the Johnson Space Center in Houston on Wednesday. The eight men and women who were picked by NASA to join the Astronaut Corps were chosen from more than 6,100 applicants after a rigorous selection process.
There’s a good reason the entrance to one Falls Church enclave, Hillwood Square Mutual Association, is called Defense Drive. Picture the buildings without the canopy of stately oaks, flower gardens and the riot of nesting songbirds and you have a color snapshot of life on the home front during WWII.
Margaret Denise Quigley (born May 22, 1979), professionally known as Maggie Q, is an American actress and former fashion model. She currently stars in the title role on the action-thriller TV series Nikita. Early life Q was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She speaks English and Cantonese. Her father, a government employee, is of