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Service dogs-in-training visited Georgetown University Law Center Wednesday to practice being around people and to help ease the stress of exams for exhausted law students.
The family of a 15-year-old autistic boy who was sexually abused by his teacher speaks to reporters. The teacher meanwhile faces multiple sex abuse charges and has fled the country.
For some families, the holiday weekend got off on a roll with a community bike ride.
Students who don't show up for school are headed to court. Sort of.
Montgomery County Council has jumped ahead of its neighbors and has voted to raise the minimum wage by more than $4 over the next four years.
Fifty years after President Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Americans are remembering where they were when they learned he had been assassinated. WTOP'S Kate Ryan and her family learned from their dad, who was one of three men anchoring NBC New's live coverage during that long, terrible weekend.
Common Core standards are set to go into effect for Maryland's 2014-2015 school year -- but vocal critics are now calling for a stop.
Montgomery County Council members questioned the cost and the ongoing construction problems that have held up the opening of the Silver Spring Transit Center during a briefing Tuesday on the long-delayed and over-budget facility.
They haven't slept for days as they've tried to reach loved ones. There's worry that assistance to the typhoon-ravaged Philippines will diminish to a trickle as time passes by. They are the "Phil-Ams," Philippine-Americans, who want to turn their grief into action.
Court Watch, a group that monitors Maryland's courts, has offered Montgomery County Circuit Court judges suggestions on how to better protect victims of domestic violence.