A lawsuit filed against Prince George’s County Public Schools claims that the predatory behavior of a volunteer aide, who is now facing child sex abuse and pornography charges, was well known by students, teachers and parents and even reported to the school’s principal. Two news conferences are set for this evening with lawyers representing the children plus police and school officials.
Several of Alexandria’s landmark and historic public buildings are falling apart, and fixing them will cost hundreds of millions of dollars, according to a new city report.
The Washington Human Society and Washington Animal Rescue League are merging with hopes the added resources will help save more local animals.
The importance of a healthy diet is well-known, yet statistics for obesity, heart disease, diabetes and other lifestyle-related diseases are at an all-time high. The solution: a healthy, plant-based diet and physical activity.
A plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail has resulted in firings and a demotion at Mount St. Mary’s University after the Catholic school’s president reportedly likened such students to baby rabbits that should be killed.
A muddled field of Republican presidential contenders descended Wednesday on South Carolina as all signs point to a drawn-out battle for the party's nomination.
In recent weeks, Maryland’s comptroller’s office suspended processing tax returns from 23 Liberty Tax Service franchises and three private preparers.
Knitting is as cool as you want it to be, says one D.C. shop owner. Learn to knit useful things, and enjoy the potential health benefits as well.
A gunman fatally shot a sheriff’s deputy inside a crowded restaurant at lunchtime Wednesday and killed another deputy in a shootout, authorities and witnesses said.
ABINGDON, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of two sheriff’s deputies and another person (all times local): 7 p.m. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered flags be flown at half-staff to honor two…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The father of a 13-year-old girl who police say was slain by a Virginia Tech student said he found out about his daughter’s death on TV, and questioned whether the tragedy…
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Donald Trump began his Republican presidential campaign by labeling Mexican immigrants as rapists and criminals. He’s since profanely promised to bomb Islamic State fighters. He’s endorsed using torture on foreign prisoners.…
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Seventh-ranked Virginia had lost its way, then got a fortuitous bounce and the Cavaliers have been on a roll since. The shot that might have turned Virginia’s season around had no…
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U.S. officials and North Korea experts are extremely concerned that Americans are ignoring a very dangerous situation when they choose to go there.
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