Police in California’s capital city say the stabbing of a U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping stop a gunman on a French train came after a fight near a bar. It doesn’t appear to be a random act, authorities say.
With no warning, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy withdrew Thursday from the contest for speaker of the U.S. House, shocking fellow Republicans just before voting was to begin and plunging Congress into chaos.
The child visited a number of locations, including the Costco in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, and may have exposed others to measles, which is a highly contagious respiratory disease.
A fire on Sept. 21 destroyed one transformer and damaged two others. But Metro says the damage to the other two is not as bad as previously thought.
It was shaping up to be an excellent fall foliage season, WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath says, but now the area has suffered a setback. Find out what happened, and when to expect to see some brilliant fall color.
Prosecutors and defense attorneys for accused killer Charles Severance painted a picture of two very different men in their initial statements to a Fairfax County jury: one fueled by anger and mistrust, the other a history-loving man who struggled with a mental disorder.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Sen. Al Franken is not done with his career as an author. The second-term Minnesota Democrat, former “Saturday Night Live” writer-performer, and best-selling author is working on a memoir about…
WASHINGTON — A teacher at a Howard County high school has been arrested on charges of prostitution and sexual solicitation of a minor. In a letter to parents, Glenelg High School principal Karl Schindler said…
WASHINGTON — Newly filed court documents show the prisoner who escaped from a Fairfax County hospital in March and led police on a huge manhunt is seeking to withdraw his guilty plea. Woosen Assaye was scheduled…
Prosecutors and defense attorneys for accused killer Charles Severance painted a picture of two very different men in their initial statements to a Fairfax County jury Thursday morning: one fueled by anger and mistrust, and the other a history-loving man who struggled from a mental disorder.
WASHINGTON — Three members of the Montgomery County Board of Elections have sent a letter to the Maryland Open Meetings Compliance Board, asking it to clarify the rules on open meetings. David Naimon, one of…
A unique ecosystem has developed around dozens of sunken ships in the Potomac River. (Photos)
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