•  
  • Ashburn, VA

    Let us know the location you'd like to browse.

    or

    Already a Cox Residential customer?

    Looking for Business services? Go to Cox Business home

Today's News

National Video News

Watch VideoCharter Schools Alter Post-Katrina Landscape

Charter Schools Alter Post-Katrina Landscape

Nine years after Hurricane Katrina, charter schools are the new reality of public education in New Orleans. The state of Louisiana took over most of the city's public schools after the killer storm in 2005. (Aug. 20) Full Story

Watch VideoTexas Gov. Perry: Indictment 'a Political Act'

Texas Gov. Perry: Indictment 'a Political Act'

Gov. Rick Perry has been booked on two felony counts of abuse of power for carrying out a threat to veto funding to state public corruption prosecutors. (Aug. 20) Full Story

Entertainment Video News

Watch VideoRita Ora Talks Album; Walks at Calvin Harris

Rita Ora Talks Album; Walks at Calvin Harris

Rita Ora talks upcoming album at DKNY fragrance launch in New York, but walks away when asked about Calvin Harris. (August 19) Full Story

Watch VideoAli Larter Returns to TV in TNT's 'Legends'

Ali Larter Returns to TV in TNT's 'Legends'

Ali Larter stars opposite Sean Bean in TNT's new series 'Legends.' Bean plays an undercover F.B.I op with major issues and Larter is his handler who has to reel him in. 'Legends' airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. EDT (Aug. 19) Full Story

National

Holder says he understands mistrust of police

Holder says he understands mistrust of police

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown's death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped by officers who seemed to target him because of his race. Full Story

Entertainment

Laverne Cox hopes to inspire with life story

Laverne Cox hopes to inspire with life story

NEW YORK (AP) — Laverne Cox realizes she is having a winning moment as a transgender actor in entertainment — including a recent Emmy nomination — and she hopes her story will continue to inspire others. Full Story

Health

Noodles: Friend or foe? S. Koreans defend diet

Noodles: Friend or foe? S. Koreans defend diet

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kim Min-koo has an easy reply to new American research that hits South Korea where it hurts — in the noodles. Drunk and hungry just after dawn, he rips the lid off a bowl of his beloved fast food, wobbling on his feet but still defiant over a report that links instant noodles to health hazards. Full Story

World

Hamas says 3 senior leaders killed in Gaza strike

Hamas says 3 senior leaders killed in Gaza strike

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic militant group Hamas says three of its senior military leaders have been killed in an Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip. Full Story

Sports

Peavy pitches Giants to 8-3 win over Cubs

Peavy pitches Giants to 8-3 win over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings in his fifth start with San Francisco, and the Giants rolled past the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday, hours after they won a protest regarding a rain-shortened loss from the night before. Full Story

Politics

BofA's $17B settlement not as large as it appears

BofA's $17B settlement not as large as it appears

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bank of America's purchase of Countrywide Financial has cost it tens of billions of dollars over the past six years. An expected $17 billion settlement with the Justice Departm ent will increase that toll, but not by a full $17 billion. Full Story

Finance

Some Fed officials want to slow economic help soon

Some Fed officials want to slow economic help soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some Federal Reserve officials think the U.S. economy is improving fast enough that the Fed will need to act sooner than previously thought to slow the extraordinary support it's been providing through ultra-low interest rates. Full Story

Science & Tech

Liberian slums barricaded as Ebola sets new record

Liberian slums barricaded as Ebola sets new record

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Riot police and soldiers acting on their president's orders used scrap wood and barbed wire to seal off 50,000 people inside their Liberian slum Wednesday, trying to contain the Ebola outbreak that has killed 1,350 people and counting across West Africa. Full Story