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Key Bridge reopens after police investigation

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Law enforcement officials closed Key Bridge to investigate a report that someone jumped from the bridge on Friday morning.

The bridge reopened shortly before 7 a.m.

D.C. police,  U.S. Park Police and a D.C. Fire boat searched the area.



Police: Man hit by car in DC

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A man was hit by a car in DC today, police said. 

The incident happened around 4:44 p.m. as the man was crossing Wisconsin Avenue NW at Veazey Street near the Psychiatric Institute.  The car hit the man and he was taken to the hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the car remained on the scene, police said.

Police believe the man did not appear to be on a crosswalk when the incident happened. 

Petline9: Dierks

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Dierks is a 3-year-old spaniel mix.

He can be picky when it comes to other dogs and is not too fond of cats but absolutely enjoys being around people. He likes to sit on your lap and cuddle. 

He has successfully completed his treatment from heartworm disease and is ready for a home.

You can call the Washington Animal Rescue League and see if Dierks is the right dog for your home.  

Italo Ceramica Celebrated its First US Showroom with Grand Opening Event

Italo Ceramica Celebrated its First US Showroom with Grand Opening Event

The Italian retailer now open in Rockville, Maryland offers Versace and Bisazza tiles, among many others

Italo Ceramica, a ceramic tile retailer with 36 stores in Europe, celebrated the opening of its first US showroom located at 725 Rockville Pike in Rockville, Maryland this month. The Italo Ceramica team welcomed more than 120 design industry professionals, media and customers for a grand opening celebration with special guests Andrea Bacchini, North America Market Director for Imola Ceramica, Italo Ceramica’s partner, and artist Alexander Stefan, who exhibited his photography. Stefan also raffled off one of his works during the evening event.

#GiveJoy to a child for the holiday season

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- LOG ON TO http://www.wusa9.com/givejoy to donate a toy or money to children via "Volunteers of America." 

Jan Jeffcoat is out on assignment and it's a GREAT assignment! Jan's in Prince George's County helping to kick off our holiday virtual toy drive!

WUSA9 has teamed up with the Volunteers of America Chesapeake on a new one-of-a-kind holiday campaign called "Give Joy" and it gives you a chance to help needy kids and families this holiday season with the click of a button. We're calling it a JOY DRIVE and you can buy a toy, donate or just send a holiday message virtually - from home, from work, from anywhere!

Between now and mid December Jan and the whole team here at wusa 9 will be bringing you stories about the people you can help. If you follow her on Twitter @JanJeffcoat you can get live twitter updates.

The Huxley's One Year Anniversary Party

(WUSA9)--- The Huxley is the newest hot spot for DC's growing nightlife for Washington's mix of business, media and social power players.   

Getting to the Meat of the Subject

(WUSA9)--- Today, Chef Jamie Stachowski visited the noon newscast to show off some of the meat he offers at his butcher shop Stachowski Market and Deli on 28th and P St. in Georgetown.