Prince George's County News

Md. man sentenced for robbing 4 banks

A Laurel man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for robbing four banks in three months.

Monday - 07/01/2013, 09:44pm EDT

Prince George's schools' new CEO excited, with little time to prepare

The first day of class for kids in Prince George's County is August 19. The newly-appointed chief executive officer, Dr. Kevin Maxwell, could have less than three full weeks to get ready for the big day.

Monday - 07/01/2013, 05:24pm EDT

Police ID suspect in Hillcrest Heights slaying

Police identify suspect in domestic-related fatal shooting in Hillcrest Heights

Monday - 07/01/2013, 03:48pm EDT

Man killed in Hillcrest Heights shooting

The Prince George's County Police Department is investigating a shooting death in Hillcrest Heights that they are characterizing as a domestic-violence shooting.

Sunday - 06/30/2013, 03:06pm EDT

Trendy with a wild streak: The debate over hybrid cats (Video)

About an hour outside of D.C., dozens of Bengals sniff, stretch and strut through the Jungletrax Cattery, where 38-year-old Anthony Hutcherson breeds designer felines for curious and committed cat lovers.

Sunday - 06/30/2013, 01:58am EDT

New PG school chief ready to tackle district's challenges

Prince George's County's new superintendent Kevin Maxwell pledges to set the bar high and said he'll need parents help to turn around the struggling school system.

Friday - 06/28/2013, 04:01pm EDT

Va manufacturing research center names tech exec

Chief technology officer named for advanced manufacturing research center in Virginia

Friday - 06/28/2013, 03:50am EDT

Prince George's County to name new schools chief

Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker is set to announce a new public schools CEO.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 04:08pm EDT

Anne Arundel's superintendent to take over in Prince George's Co.

Kevin Maxwell will head the Prince George's County Public School system.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 09:57am EDT

Southbound I-95 at ICC reopens

A fatal crash early Wednesday jammed traffic on southbound Interstate 95 at the InterCounty Connector/Md. 200. The highway has reopened.

Wednesday - 06/26/2013, 07:42am EDT

Plane intercepted in restricted airspace around DC

NORAD: US Coast Guard helicopter intercepts small plane in restricted airspace over Washington

Wednesday - 06/26/2013, 06:48am EDT

Judge dismisses Md. 'joker' threat case

Md. judge throws out threat case; man accused of calling self 'joker,' said he'd shoot boss

Tuesday - 06/25/2013, 08:00pm EDT

Man charged in 1982 slaying in Laurel

Man charged in 1982 slaying in Laurel; victim's remains were found in woods

Tuesday - 06/25/2013, 03:50pm EDT

Judge may dismiss workplace threat case

Judge signals she may dismiss workplace threat case; man allegedly called himself 'joker'

Tuesday - 06/25/2013, 01:40pm EDT

Police looking for suspect who assaulted girl in Upper Marlboro

Prince George's County police are still looking for clues after they say a man led a 7-year-old girl into the woods and sexually assaulted her Saturday.

Monday - 06/24/2013, 04:58pm EDT

WSSC water mains among nation's most likely to burst

Only Detroit has more miles of a problematic concrete water pipes than the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission.

Monday - 06/24/2013, 12:49pm EDT

3 Landover men accused in dozens of copper thefts

3 men accused in dozens of copper thefts; police say thefts caused more than $700K in damage

Thursday - 06/20/2013, 07:20pm EDT

Greenbelt Middle School parents divided on later start time

Prince George's County Public Schools next year will test a later school starting time at some schools.

Thursday - 06/20/2013, 07:35am EDT

Local kids aim for record books by learning to swim

Prince George's County children packed into the Rollingham-Chillum Splash Pool Tuesday to take part in a world-wide swim lesson.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 10:11am EDT

Union official encouraged as Prince George's looks for schools chief

There's been a lot of hiring at the top for Prince George's County Public Schools -- but it's not over yet.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 06:58am EDT
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