Brooks scores big for U.S.; Silver Line in ‘Final Stretch’ before debut

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Tuesday, June 17.

By Jessica Godart

U.S. beats Ghana after epic goal by substitute
(The Washington Post)

Hayfield Secondary School mourns death of former principal 

Obama moves forward with ground-breaking ocean preserve
(ABC News)

Keep kids from suffering from “the brain drain” this summer

Metro In ‘Final Stretch’ Before Silver Line Service Starts, Says Sarles