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Snowfall sets records across the region

The snow that fell set records at all three area airports. Some areas received a foot of snow.

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  • Prince George’s County man arrested in series of rape cases

    PALMER PARK, Md. — Prince George’s County Police have arrested a Bladensburg man who detectives believe committed at least two rapes, and might have been involved in two others. James William Diggs was arrested on…

  • Maryland man blowing snow killed after hit-and-run

    FALLSTON, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say a Harford County man using a snow blower near his home was killed after being hit by a car. Police say 44-year-old Christian Widomski of Fallston was…

  • Tips to avoid falling for a snow scam

    WASHINGTON – With all the fallen snow, don’t be surprised if you get a knock on the door from someone offering to clean the snow or help you with home repairs caused by snow and…

  • Women’s Top 25 Capsules

    GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Jewell Loyd scored 16 points and No. 2 Notre Dame beat Miami 77-61 on Friday in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals. Brianna Turner had 13 points and 10 rebounds to help…

  • Former Va. first lady Katherine Godwin dies at 98

    WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Katherine Godwin, the wife of the late Virginia Gov. Mills E. Godwin Jr., has died. Godwin died Thursday at her residence in Williamsburg. She was 98. R.W. Baker & Company Funeral…

  • Harry Reid endorses Van Hollen in Maryland Senate race

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid enthusiastically endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen Friday for the U.S. Senate, an early attempt by a key Democrat to clear the field and avoid a divisive…

  • Estranged wife: Man arrested in Md. shootings acted ‘crazy’

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The estranged wife of a man arrested in connection with shootings at five public places in Maryland, including a National Security Agency building, said Friday that she filed for divorce from her…

  • Hundreds towed during D.C. snow emergency

    WASHINGTON — After heavy snow and then a blast of record-cold air, staying at home has been a popular strategy. But as drivers look to venture out again, hundreds will find their cars aren’t where…

  • Weekend Time Schedule

    Saturday Times EST TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 1 Kentucky vs. Florida, 2 p.m. No. 2 Virginia at No. 16 Louisville, 6:30 p.m. No. 3 Duke at No. 19 North Carolina, 9 p.m. No. 4…

  • Weekend Time Schedule

    Saturday Times EST TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 1 Kentucky vs. Florida, 2 p.m. No. 2 Virginia at No. 16 Louisville, 6:30 p.m. No. 3 Duke at No. 19 North Carolina, 9 p.m. No. 4…

  • LEBANON: Add Ski Report

    SOUTHEAST Alabama Cloudmont — Fri 8:47 am packed powder machine groomed 8-62 base 1 of 2 trails, 60% open 1 of 2 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-4p, 6p-10p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p, 6p-10p Maryland Wisp — Fri 5:47…

  • Man sentenced for selling drugs from his auto body shop

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A Catonsville man who prosecutors say sold drugs from his Baltimore auto body shop has been sentenced to more than 7 years in prison. Fifty-six-year-old David Paschall was also ordered to forfeit…

  • County Board Candidates Promise Change, Progressive Values

    (Updated at 5:35 p.m.) Change and a fresh perspective is needed on the County Board — that was the overall message from the five Democrats seeking the nomination for two open board seats. While all of…

  • Judge partially unseals records in U.Va. murder case

    FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A judge on Friday partially unsealed the court file in a case involving a Charlottesville man charged with killing a University of Virginia student. Jesse Matthew, 33, is charged in Fairfax…

  • Iowa couple denies sex trafficking charges in Va.

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An Iowa couple arrested in Virginia with a 20-year-old woman in their recreational vehicle have pleaded not guilty to federal sex trafficking charges. Thirty-six-year-old Aldair Hodza and 31-year-old Laura E. Sorensen…