CVS to stop selling cigarettes; Sterling bank robbed Tuesday

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Wednesday, Feb. 5.

By Katie Bowles

CVS plans to stop selling tobacco products within the year
(Washington Post)

The McDonald’s in Rosslyn will be replaced with a residential skyscraper

Washington First Bank in Sterling robbed Tuesday
(Leesburg Today)

Journalists in Sochi report less-than-ideal hotel conditions as the town prepares for the Olympics

Virginia Senate to vote this week on electric chair bill
(Washington Post)