A measure to come before Maryland lawmakers would require courts to inform people convicted of domestic violence that they must give up their firearms.
Advocates for domestic violence victims in Virginia are praising a rare compromise in Richmond that could shepherd into law a measure that would strip abusers of their gun rights.
When he applied for a loan, Brandon Williams just wanted to fix up his San Diego condo — but he ended up in a Super Bowl commercial.
The Virginia Tech student charged with kidnapping and murdering a 13-year-old girl is suspected of having a relationship with the victim that a source familiar with the probe characterizes as “inappropriate.”
Fairfax County Police are searching for a woman they say allegedly stole a purse containing a teenager’s college tuition money.
A 12-year-old girl has created an app inspired by her sister, who is on the autism spectrum.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America. The Texas senator’s general election strategy depends almost wholly…
A proposed rule, published in the Federal Register on Friday, would require transit agencies to measure their safety performance based on fatalities, injuries, safety events and system reliability.
The source of the Terps’ overwhelming home-court advantage is the raucous, sold-out crowds that routinely shake the rafters of Xfinity.
WASHINGTON– Louisville has been a Final Four fixture under coach Rick Pitino, even winning the National Championship in 2013. This winter the Cardinals are off to an 18-4 start and are 7-2 in the ACC, but…
Candles were lit and tears were shed during a candlelight vigil for NeShante Davis, 26, and her 2-year-old daughter Chloe Davis Green on Friday night.
A New Jersey man convicted of killing his longtime friend over a $700 Super Bowl bet has been sentenced to 75 years in prison.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 30 points, Brionna Jones had 17 points and 17 rebounds, and No. 5 Maryland defeated No. 17 Michigan State 85-76 Friday night for its ninth straight victory.…
Testing continues to determine exactly what kind of oil it is, and it’s also still not known yet who’s responsible for allowing the oil to get into the water.
Natural Resources Police say the body of a man who fell off a sailboat on New Year’s Eve has been recovered.
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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