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The contemporary-style home at 2130 Cathedral Ave. NW in the District's Woodley Park neighborhood is on the market for $1,795,000. The glass-filled home has three bedrooms and three full baths over three levels.

Resale of the week: Woodley Park contemporary

- The Washington Times

Contemporary-style homes are few and far between in the District, so when one comes on the market, it can generate plenty of excitement.

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New in Virginia: Huntleigh at Creighton Farms

- The Washington Times

Stanley Martin Homes is building single-family homes on sites of 3 acres or larger at Huntleigh at Creighton Farms in Aldie. Buyers can become members of the Club at Creighton Farms, which includes a golf course, a 30,000-square-foot clubhouse, a fitness center and planned amenities including swimming pools, tennis courts and a sports and wellness center.

FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III told a Senate committee Wednesday that leaks threaten law enforcement operations, put sources' lives at risk and make it harder to recruit them, and damage ties with foreign law-enforcement partners. (Associated Press)

FBI probes bomb plot leaks

The Washington Times

FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III told a Senate committee Wednesday the bureau is investigating the source of leaks about a plot by al Qaeda terrorists to place a sophisticated explosive device aboard a U.S.-bound airliner.

Mason, Briella surge on popular baby names list

- The Washington Times

Monday afternoon found Cal Powell and his wife, Miriam, huddled in a hospital delivery suite in Macon, Ga., focused on breathing exercises as their second son was making his way into the world.

**FILE** This undated photo released Oct. 31, 2010, by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior purports to show Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri. (Associated Press/Saudi Arabia Ministry of Interior)

CIA thwarts al Qaeda plot using more-refined underwear bomb

- Associated Press

The CIA thwarted an ambitious plot by al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen to destroy a U.S.-bound airliner using a bomb with a sophisticated new design near the one-year anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden, the Associated Press has learned.

Mexican President Felipe Calderon speaks to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in the District. Mr. Calderon said illegal immigration was fading as a flash point of division between the United States and Mexico. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

Calderon: Immigration fading as U.S.-Mexico flash point

The Washington Times

Citing new research that shows population flows have basically leveled off between Mexico and the United States, Mexican President Felipe Calderon told U.S. business leaders Tuesday that illegal immigration was fading as a flash point of division between the two countries.

500L, A Fiat Design Approach

The Washington Times

Auburn Hills, Mich. , Apr 18, 2012 - Following its worldwide debut at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show this March, the design experience that gave birth to the all-new Fiat 500L has been documented in "500L, a Fiat Design Approach" - an exclusive publication that shares the story behind the 500L project.

The home, which is wrapped in balconies, offers panoramic views.

Luxury home: Watergate offers elegant living

- The Washington Times

While the name Watergate may be synonymous with political scandal for many people, Washingtonians know the Watergate complex as an elegant cooperative with some of the city's most spectacular homes.

1969 Ford Galaxie 500 once more running strong

The Washington Times

In 1969 Ford was building very large, very powerful cars. Fastback styling was becoming quite popular and, as a consequence, 63,921 Galaxie 500 Sport Roof Coupes found buyers.

Mortgage Q&A: Nonsense obstructs refi process

- The Washington Times

The absurdity in the mortgage world continues. The lack of common sense in loan underwriting has been a frequent theme in this column for the last couple of years. Here's one case that tops even the most nonsensical underwriting requests.

Back to the future … with BMW

Today the BMW racing cars which made history in the 1940 Mille Miglia continue to enthral and delight wherever they go. For many years, however, the fleet of silver BMW racers has been one car short. The BMW 328 Kamm Coupe, named after the German aerodynamics pioneer Wunibald Kamm, disappeared without trace back in 1953. But now - 70years after BMW's famous Mille Miglia victory - BMW Classic has recreated this legendary racing car, once again illuminating an important milestone in both motor sport history and the development of vehicle aerodynamics. "We are very proud to be able to bring this car back into the public spotlight," said Karl Baumer, Director of BMW Group Classic. "We've come up against some major technical challenges, had many discussions and racked up countless hours of research, but when you see the car for the first time you can sense the passion and expertise invested in the project by everyone involved - all those years ago and today."

A Volvo car ride can ease allergies?

As wonderful as the spring is for many people, it is also sheer torture for others. A person suffering from asthma or allergy has few sanctuaries during the pollen season. However, a ride in a Volvo car may make life easier.

Sorento SX unveiled … and is dynamic

ATLANTA, GA | Following the official grand opening ceremony of Kia's first U.S.-based manufacturing facility in West Point, Georgia, Kia Motors America (KMA) has debuted the new 2011 Sorento SX crossover. The all-new Sorento has exceeded expectations since going on sale in early January, and now the new SX brings the CUV to new levels of comfort, convenience, technology and design and will arrive in dealerships later this summer. The first vehicle to roll off the line at Kia Motors' recently opened, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in West Point, Georgia, the 2011 Sorento is a true symbol of Kia Motors' $1 billion commitment to both the state of Georgia, the United States and North America.

Mazda receives Industrial Award for i-stop idling

HIROSHIMA, Japan | Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that the New Technology Development Foundation of Tokyo has awarded it the Contribution Prize of the 42nd annual lchimura Industrial Awards for its development of the combustion technology used in i-stop, Mazda's unique engine idling stop system.

Scion unveils 2011 iQ and tC

NEW YORK | A New Dimension of Scion was unveiled at the New York Auto Show with two new production vehicles - the all-new 2011 iQ premium micro-subcompact and the second-generation 2011 tC sports coupe. The tC is scheduled to arrive in dealerships later this fall, while the iQ will go on sale in early 2011.