Women’s March organizers lead two-day protest from NRA to DOJ; Metro train strikes and kills man in Arlington

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Friday, July 14.

The organizers behind the Women’s March on Washington will launch a two-day protest that will start at the National Rifle Association headquarters in Fairfax today and culminate at the Department of Justice in D.C. The protesters will return Saturday for a rally outside the DOJ. The protest is in response to a video created by the NRA that called the Women’s March “violence of lies.”
(WTOP)

A Metro train struck and killed a man at the Virginia Square station in Arlington on Thursday.
(The Washington Post)

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise underwent another surgery for infection Thursday stemming from complications from the shooting at a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria in June.
(The Washington Post)

The owner of the Potomac Nationals withdrew the request to build a new stadium in Prince William County.
(WTOP)

Loudoun County has the highest median household income, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Falls Church, Fairfax County, Arlington County, Fairfax City and Prince William County also make the top 20 locales with the highest incomes.
(WTOP)

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