U.Va., Virginia Tech to face off in Commonwealth Cup

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Two teams, and one bowl berth.

Those are the stakes when Virginia and Virginia Tech meet Friday night at Lane Stadium.

The Cavaliers (5-6, 3-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) have plenty to overcome. They have lost 10 straight, and

The most noteworthy 2014 Black Friday deals

NEW YORK (ABC News) - Prepare some turkey leftovers and brace yourself for one of the busiest shopping days of the year. But this year's Black Friday deals aren't only available in stores, continuing a trend toward earlier and more

Food and Friends provides Thanksgiving meal for hundreds of chronically ill patients

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – One local non-profit helped provide a Thanksgiving meal on Thursday for several thousand people in need. More than 700 volunteers and staff at Food and Friends prepared and organized a full meal for people like breast cancer p...

Only on 7: Prince George’s County teacher reunites with her Thanksgiving heroes who saved her life

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (WJLA) – Brittney Carlson has waited years to give thanks to man who saved her life three years on Thanksgiving. To Carlson, Andre Matlock is an angel on earth. “See I can run now, stand—all thanks to you,” s...

Woodson prevails over Ballou in 2014 Turkey Bowl

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – This year’s D.C. Turkey Bowl was anything but boring. It was a tight game between perennial champs Woodson Warriors and the Ballou Knights, but Woodson prevailed again, beating the Knights 16-12. For many, the Turkey B...

Residents camp out, line up for Thanksgiving Day holiday deals

FAIRFAX, Va. (WJLA) – It’s the kind of camping trip where the sweetness comes not from smores, but from deals.

From Best Buy to Target, hundreds of shoppers waited all day to guarantee a good price on anything from tech to

D.C. restaurants offer alternative cooking methods for Thanksgiving dinner

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – Not everyone did their own cooking on Thanksgiving Day. Some residents chose to go with an alternative method of cooking for their turkey feast. Employees at Medium Rare restaurant in D.C. spent most of Thanksgiving frying tur...

Local gyms stay open on Thanksgiving, Black Friday

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – Not everyone was standing around waiting for a deal on Thanskgiving. Thanksgiving for many means packing on the pounds by feasting on turkey and plenty of sides, but some people chose to burn a few calories instead on

3 men caught on camera burglarizing NW D.C. apartment

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – Thousands of dollars worth of valuables were stolen from a D.C. apartment this week and it was all caught on video. The burglary happened around noon on Wednesday in the 1100 block of Euclid Ave. in northwest D.C. In

D.C. Olympic bid touts ‘unity’ over dysfunction

WASHINGTON (AP) - Place your hands together in just the right way, with thumbs overlapping and the other fingers pointing to the sky, and you've created the symbol for 2024 Olympics in the nation's capital.

It's supposed to be a "U''