After the principal at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School tried to impose a tough punishment on students caught drunk at a school event, the head of the school system has reversed it, igniting conflict among parents. One of those parents said she’s urging continued support for Principal Donna Redmond Jones after her decision to bar six students from graduation ceremonies was overruled.
Here are some fun things to put on your calendar for the month of June.
The Virginia Department of Health reports there are 18 known cases of the Zika virus in the state. Half of those infected live in the northern region of the state.
It’s Hepatitis Awareness Month and the CDC wants busy baby boomers to add one more item to their to-do list for May: Get tested for hep C.
After the political conventions, the presidential nominees will undergo top-secret CIA intelligence briefings. Former CIA Director Michael Hayden says these revelations are known as “aw s—” moments when it comes to candidates’ foreign policy views.
With the 2016 Stanley Cup Finals underway between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks, another member of the 2009-10 Capitals team finally has a chance to earn a Stanley Cup ring.
In 1859, Big Ben rang for the first time in London, in 1907 the first taxis began operating in New York, and in 2008 Usain Bolt breaks the world record in the 100 meter sprint in 9.72 seconds.
Piecing together a medley of activities to carry everyone through August can be an administrative nightmare, not to mention a drain on the bank account. Here's how to make it easier.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has scored big for his new Nickelodeon series that launches Friday. Newton brought 10-year-old Rosie Smolowitz to the White House to interview Michelle Obama for the cable…
FISHERSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a Virginia man is accused of killing another man with a crossbow. Local news reports say the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 26-year-old Jeffrey A. Craun Jr. on…
The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office arrested 26-year-old Jeffrey A. Craun Jr. on a murder charge in connection with the death of 26-year-old Zachary A. Porter.
During a welfare check in Adelphi, Maryland, police found Ashley Solano suffering from an unidentified type of trauma. Police are treating her death as a homicide.
Pet of the Week is a weekly feature that highlights a pet available for adoption from the Washington Animal Rescue League.
A step-by-step guide to what lines will single track, and which stations will be closed, during Metro’s yearlong reconstruction project. Read more on Metro’s website.
Memorial Day weekend events from around the nation captured in photos.
New research may change the way you deal with ticks.
Researchers have found that the chickenpox virus may actually be a seasonal disease, with more cases reported in the spring, according to a study.
Lean Plate Club blogger Sally Squires says it’s a good time to check the kitchen for the sake of food safety.
If the ship legendary explorer Capt. James Cook used to sail around the world is found at the bottom of Newport Harbor, Rhode Island will own it outright.
Despite reports last year that the Alexandria Topgolf would be closing, the reality is much less certain.
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