Crews have contained chemical leaks caused when a CSX freight train derailed near the Rhode Island Metro station on Sunday morning. At least one of the cars was leaking hazardous materials; non-hazardous leaks were later found in two other cars. Metrorail service is expected to resume later Sunday night on that portion of the Red Line route. However, major disruptions are expected on MARC's Brunswick line Monday.
Between Obama's jabs and comedian Larry Wilmore's burns, it was an all-around roast at the annual White House Correspondents Dinner in D.C. Saturday night. (Videos and Photo Gallery)
After a series of drug related deaths and overdoses in Virginia, officials say the state is in the throes of an epidemic now gripping the country. "It is shocking," said one county sheriff.
The Maryland governor said Baltimore city officials were more concerned about political fallout than responding to the destructive riots and protests that erupted in the city last spring.
The Virginia H.S. League should no longer meet at Liberty University, say Fairfax County school board members who believe chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr. went too far.
On Saturday, the Washington Redskins hosted a draft day party for fans, who had the chance to meet the team’s selections from the first two days of the NFL draft. Check out these scenes from the party.
Wrapped in black, Romechia Simms spends most of her days in her room or visiting her son's grave, a year after the 3-year-old died in a playground swing.
Hidden inside what looks like a normal city block, a labyrinth of alleyways holds a secret history that predates the Civil War.
A pedestrian died after being hit by a car in Montgomery County Saturday night.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a train derailment and hazardous material leak in Washington, D.C. (all times local): 5:45 p.m. The derailment of a freight train in Washington D.C. could make for a messy…
Trains are “very unlikely” to operate past Silver Spring, MARC officials said in an email.
A person saw the body in the creek Sunday.
A Prince George’s County ambulance crew says they were assaulted by a teenager they were were trying to help early Sunday morning.
See the red carpet sizzle as Hollywood and Media elite, meet, at annual correspondents confab on Saturday.
Rick Ledgett, deputy director of the NSA, talks to WTOP's J.J. Green about how terrorists are benefiting from the Edward Snowden leaks.
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