The death of a 7-year-old D.C. boy found in a locked car in July was ruled accidental. On Tuesday, the city's medical examiner said the boy died of hyperthermia.
Cumberland, Md., man pleads guilty to murder; will talk to police probing death in Hagerstown
Panel of 3 judges established for recount in historically close Va. race for attorney general
The prosecution of a Rocky Mount police officer accused of making "straw" purchases of firearms has been delayed until the U.S. Supreme Court decides a similar case involving a former Virginia police officer.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says his opponents who are making an issue about the corruption in his 2010 campaign should articulate their vision for the city instead.
Two Arlington-area water main breaks are causing delays for drivers as water pours onto the road Tuesday morning.
DC Council unanimously gives preliminary approval to raising minimum wage to $11.50
Grammy winner Mariah Carey will join Aretha Franklin and other entertainers who will perform during the annual National Christmas Tree Lighting Friday.
Fatal church fire in Md. caused by man who set himself ablaze with gasoline
Four years after being imprisoned in Cuba, the family of U.S. government contractor Alan Gross is pleading with the White House for help securing his release.
An officer with the Metropolitan Police Department was arrested on Monday and charged with production of child pornography, according to a department news release.
NFL says officials erred in handling down call confusion at end of Giants-Redskins game
Va. delegate who lost June primary announces bid for state Senate seat
Williamsport, Md., man pleads guilty to 13 arsons; state says he led thrill-seeking firebugs
Some voting equipment used in Virginia doesn't meet state requirements
Washington & Lee University says a traffic accident has killed one student and injured nine others.
Dominion Virginia Power has announced plans to install the largest roof solar system in the state in Gloucester.
Supreme Court says lawsuit should be moved to Virginia
D.C. authorities are investigating a sexual assault that happened near Dupont Circle over the weekend.
Increasingly, young adults taking Molly, also known as ecstasy, are ending up in emergency rooms.