A response team is planning to conduct a dye test on Monday on the oily sheen in the Potomac River and Roaches Run Waterfowl Sanctuary.
Three people were hurt Sunday in a crash near Nationals Park in Southeast Washington.
The horrific double murder of a mother and child leaves many wondering, what can be done for people in the county who are in abusive situations?
Henrico County-based insurance company Genworth Financial Inc. has announced it would “eliminate approximately 400 positions” in a cost-cutting move.
Virginia State Police say they are investigating a nonfatal shooting by a Frederick County deputy sheriff.
Stafford County Sheriff’s Office say a man has been charged in the killing Maurice Williams Scott, 33.
Virginia State Police canceled an Amber Alert for a 3-year-old Haven Melina Moses, who was “safely recovered” Sunday.
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Police in Salisbury, Maryland, say they are looking for two suspects in a home invasion in which two people were slightly injured.
Some prominent District of Columbia African-American churches are opposing a plan to build a protected bike lane that could cut into street parking spaces near the churches.
Records show that retailers in the Washington suburbs dominated state sales in the unprecedented $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.
Bankrupt coal producer Alpha Natural Resources has announced planned layoffs in West Virginia for the third time in a month.
Several west Baltimore residents are opposing a plan that would re-route a train tunnel beneath their homes, businesses and neighborhood centers.
Baltimore Police are investigating a triple shooting inside a restaurant and nearby hit-and-run in Baltimore’s Fells Point neighborhood.
Virginia’s House of Delegates has passed a bill that would regulate and provide rules for tax collection on short-term room or house rentals through apps or websites like AirBnB.
A jury has found former Alexandria resident Charles Severance guilty of murder charges in the shooting deaths of three prominent city residents.
More than 100 sunken ships offer a place for marine life to live in Maryland. (Photos)
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