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  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Delmarva (Orioles) 5 5 .500 1½ Greensboro (Marlins) 5 5 .500 1½ Lakewood (Phillies) 5 5…

  • Children rescued from burning Md. home

  • Baltimore investigates death of man in police custody

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police were conducting a criminal investigation Sunday into the death of a man injured in their custody, and the mayor vowed to ensure the city held “the right people accountable.” Freddie…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Delmarva (Orioles) 5 5 .500 1½ Greensboro (Marlins) 5 5 .500 1½ Lakewood (Phillies) 5 5…

  • School board members to hear name suggestions for new high school

    WASHINGTON — It doesn’t have a name yet because it’s still being built. That’ll soon change for Prince William County’s 12th high school. Officials hope it won’t be as tough to name the school as…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Delmarva (Orioles) 5 5 .500 1½ Greensboro (Marlins) 5 5 .500 1½ Lakewood (Phillies) 5 5…

  • 3 pedestrians struck by Baltimore County police vehicle

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore County police are investigating after an officer responding to a call struck a man and woman pushing a baby stroller. Police say the officer was traveling on Security Boulevard at about…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Delmarva (Orioles) 5 5 .500 1½ Greensboro (Marlins) 5 5 .500 1½ Lakewood (Phillies) 5 5…

  • Baltimore hospital says man injured in police encounter dies

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A spokeswoman at a Baltimore-area hospital says a man who sustained injuries last week after an encounter with police has died. Karen Lancaster of University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore…

  • Va. sheriff releases name of deputy who fatally shot man

    WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) — Frederick County’s sheriff has identified a deputy who fatally shot a man while responding to a domestic situation. The Winchester Star (http://bit.ly/1D2puOg ) says Sheriff Robert T. Williamson released Deputy Brian…

  • Local leader to run Boston Marathon

    WASHINGTON — Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker says that he is running another type of race – the Boston Marathon on Monday. It will be his first time running a marathon.  Baker says he…

  • Number, size of Virginia farms decline in 2014

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal statistics show the number and size of Virginia farms declined in 2014. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agriculture Statistics Service estimates there were 45,900 farms in Virginia in 2014. That’s…

  • Flood Watch Issued for Arlington

    Arlington County and much of the surrounding region is under a Flood Watch tonight through Monday morning. Forecasters say rain will start falling this evening and continue throughout the night, raising the possibility of flooding in…

  • Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home

    WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community. He takes…

  • Four children injured in Md. house fire Sunday

    WASHINGTON — UPDATE, 10 a.m., story below has been updated to reflect new information, including that it was two, not four children who had been rescued from the fire. —- WASHINGTON — Two children were…