A national fraternity group has closed its University of Mississippi chapter after three members were accused of tying a noose around the neck of a statue of the first black student to enroll in the Southern college that was all-white at the time.
All three Democratic candidates in the governor's race agree Maryland's economic policies need work, but they disagree sharply about exactly how much.
Lawyer: Man who accused Chris Brown, bodyguard of punching him trying to 'get rich'
Right-hander Doug Fister could join the Nationals in about three weeks.
A judge says former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell can keep some court filings from the public, but not from prosecutors in his public corruption case.
A group of law students at Washington and Lee University is demanding the school banish the Confederate flag from its Lexington campus and repudiate one of its namesakes, Gen. Robert E. Lee.
The Virginia Supreme Court has upheld a judge's decision rejecting a conservative group's attempt to obtain a former University of Virginia climate researcher's emails.
Howard County police chief announces retirement after 30 years in law enforcement
The Washington area is used to getting carded: federal buildings, downtown offices and military facilities -- all require some ID.
DC Council sues mayor in effort to give city more control over local budget
Boy, 17, charged in apparently random shooting of vehicle carrying 3 in Cascade, Md.
3 Democratic gubernatorial candidates to appear at Baltimore-area forums
Two members of the U.S. Supreme Court will discuss the court's role in interpreting the freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment.
2 juveniles, 7 other people injured in Virginia Beach wreck
Gov. Terry McAuliffe replaces 5 members of Virginia Port Authority Board of Commissioners
Each month since August of last year, a baby has died from child abuse in Montgomery County. It's prompting county health officials to reach out to parents, they say, may be unaware they're hurting their kids.
Those wondering whether the cold winter would kill off the invasive northern snakehead fish, the answer is no.
A baby squirrel is becoming the latest Internet star in the nation's capital.
Crews rescue 2 Washington & Lee students who got lost while hiking in wilderness area
Harrisonburg man pleads guilty to bilking investors out of more than $1 million
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