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  • Baltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riots

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in Baltimore, the city’s mayor lifted a citywide curfew on Sunday, signaling an end to the extraordinary measures taken to ensure public…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Sugar Land 6 5 .545 — Lancaster 5 6 .455 1 Southern Maryland 4 6 .400 1½ York 3 7 .300 2½ Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Camden…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Sugar Land 5 5 .500 — Lancaster 5 6 .455 ½ Southern Maryland 4 6 .400 1 York 3 7 .300 2 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Camden…

  • Crowdsourcing website rejects appeal for Baltimore cops

    WASHINGTON — A popular crowdsourcing website that often raises money for people and families in crisis, including legal fees, has rejected a campaign for the six Baltimore police officers who have been charged in the…

  • Blogger, 24, hoping to use site as springboard into politics

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Politics often came up around the dinner table when Brooke Winn was growing up. No one in her family was elected to public office, she said, but everyone was interested. The…

  • Death sentences, executions in Virginia since 1998

    The death penalty has been on the decline in Virginia and nationally. The numbers of death sentences, followed by the number of executions annually in Virginia since 1998: — 1998: Death sentences, 9. Executions, 13.…

  • Teen shot to death in Northwest D.C.

    WASHINGTON — A teenager is dead in Northwest and the D.C. police department is calling it a homicide. Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday, D.C. police officers were called to the 5700 block of Georgia Avenue…

  • Renowned Maryland dog trainer a pioneer for positive method

    FAIRPLAY, Md. (AP) — Down a long lane surrounded by fields, the blue roof of a farmhouse marks a quiet place in Washington County that has made an impact across the globe. The fields surrounding…

  • Arlington Agenda (May 4-10)

    Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County. If you’d like to see your event featured, fill out the event submission form. Also, be sure to check out our event…

  • Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Tim Scott, R-S.C.; Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md. ___ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — House Speaker…

  • Survey finds lower wage workers have longest commutes in D.C. area

  • 2015 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship Results

    Saturday At Olympic Country Club San Francisco Lake (LC); 6,981 yards; Par 70 At Ocean (OC); 6,761 yards; Par 70 First Round Maverick McNealy, Portola Valley, Calif. & Viraat Badhwar, Australia, 32-32_64OC Taylor Wood, Rancho…

  • After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland’s mayor and police chief acknowledged Saturday falling short in controlling what police said was a night of some of the heaviest damage yet in peaceful marches that have turned violent.…

  • Experts: Convictions will be tough to win in Baltimore case

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s top prosecutor acted swiftly in charging six officers in the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a grave spinal injury as he was arrested and put into a police transport van,…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Sugar Land 5 5 .500 — Southern Maryland 4 5 .444 ½ Lancaster 4 6 .400 1 York 3 6 .333 1½ Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Camden…