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Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.

Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.

04/03/2015

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Man Errantly Invited To Bachelor Party Is Told: Come Anyway!

“I had no idea what any of these places are,” said DiJulio, 31, who’s never been to the Northeast. “After Googling them, everything was pointing to Philadelphia.”

03/20/2015

Republican Tom MacArthur, member of the US House of Representatives for New Jersey's 3rd Congressional District. File Photo by Cleve Bryan/CBS3.

Washington’s DHS Funding, Immigration Squeeze Likely Pressuring Newly Elected Congressmen

These are difficult days in the US House of Representatives.

03/02/2015

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Gov. Christie Headlining Washington Dinner Event

The Thursday evening remarks will serve as the keynote of the New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce’s annual “Walk to Washington” event that has brought hundreds of legislators, business owners and lobbyists to the nation’s capital.

02/19/2015

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EXCLUSIVE: After Monday’s Deadly Washington Metro Incident, What SEPTA Says Underground Riders Should Know About Safety

Following Monday’s deadly incident in the smoke-filled tunnel beneath the streets of Washington, SEPTA officials say they well understand why any emergency unfolding aboard a train underground can be especially frightening for passengers.

01/13/2015

An investigator from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) examines wreckage at the site where a small plane crashed into a residential neighborhood December 8, 2014 in Gaithersburg, Maryland.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

6 Dead After Plane Crashes Into Maryland Home

A small, private jet slammed into a house Monday, killing a woman and her young sons inside the home and three people on the aircraft, authorities said.

12/08/2014

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NJ Man Enters Agreement In White House Case

A New Jersey man arrested after driving onto White House grounds the day after another man got through the front door has entered into an agreement that could lead to his case being dismissed.

11/19/2014

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911 Calls Show Chaos After Delaware Tour Bus Crash

Emergency calls made by passengers and passing motorists capture the chaos, fear and confusion in the aftermath of a tour bus crash in Delaware that left three people dead.

10/23/2014

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CBS Analyst Phil Simms To Avoid Saying ‘Redskins’ During Tonight’s Broadcast

CBS analyst Phil Simms will avoid saying ‘Redskins’ during tonight’s broadcast of the New York Giants at the Washington Redskins on CBS 3.

09/25/2014

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White House Intruder Identified As Army Veteran

The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday.

09/21/2014

Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson #11 warms up before before playing against the Houston Texans on September 7, 2014 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Credit: Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

Redskins WR DeSean Jackson Active

Washington receiver DeSean Jackson is active for the Redskins’ game at his former team, the Eagles.

09/21/2014

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Private Screening For CBS’s New Political Drama “Madam Secretary” Held In Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON (CBS) — Flashbulbs popped as former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright greeted the cast of the new CBS political drama Madam Secretary starring Téa Leoni. Leoni plays Elizabeth McCord, a former CIA agent, now […]

09/18/2014

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Amtrak Resumes Limited DC-Philly Service After Downed Wires Issue

Amtrak Northeast Corridor service has resumed between Washington and Philadelphia.

09/16/2014

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Cary Williams Says ‘Eagles Understand Magnitude Of Sunday’s Game For DeSean Jackson’

Cary Williams talks about the Eagles’ big win over the Colts, and looks ahead to a week 3 matchup against DeSean Jackson and the Washington Redskins.

09/16/2014

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Report Says Philadelphia Ranks First In Big Cities With Bad Drivers

Depending how you look at, Philadelphia is either dead last among big cities, or number one for having the worst drivers.

08/26/2014

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