About 1,000 students at a large Virginia high school were absent this week with a flu-like illness. The widespread sickness at Stafford High School outside of Washington, DC, prompted the school to cancel all weekend activities and athletics, according to a Friday posting on its Facebook page. “Due to the high number of student and staff illnesses reported this week, all Stafford High School activities and athletics … Continue reading About 1,000 students out sick with flu symptoms at Virginia high school!!
The FBI and other law enforcement agencies on Sunday swarmed a “barricaded situation” at a US Army base just outside DC, according to military officials. Fort Belvoir officials tweeted around 1 p.m. that its law enforcement officials, local authorities and the FBI’s Washington field office’s National Capital Response Squad responded “to a barricaded situation” Sunday morning at the base. No other details were released. “The situation is … Continue reading FBI, agencies rush to ‘barricaded situation’ at Army base near DC!!