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Homeless vets coming in from the cold

The Veterans' Administration brought in the city's homeless veteran population this weekend for a "stand down" -- which included free medical and mental health screening and a little TLC.

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  • One pedestrian killed per week in D.C. area

    WASHINGTON — Fifty-two people were struck and killed by motor vehicles across the D.C. area in 2014. In 2013, 45 were killed. Pedestrian fatalities are on the rise locally and nationally. The latest numbers from police…

  • Missing Southeast man found

    UPDATE – Monday – 1/26/2015, 4:49 a.m.  – Police say the Silver Alert has been resolved. EARLIER – Saturday – 1/25/2015, 3:15 p.m. WASHINGTON — The D.C. police department is looking for Charles Glenn, 73,…

  • Proposal would loosen Va.’s happy hour restrictions

    WASHINGTON — Happy hour is a hallowed tradition in the D.C. area, but Virginia has always had an aversion to publicizing the practice. It was only last year that establishments could even say they had…

  • Top 25 Capsules

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s for a…

  • No. 13 Maryland rallies past Northwestern 68-67

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The 13th-ranked basketball team in the country shouldn’t require a furious comeback and a very fortunate tip-in to beat a struggling squad at home. Maryland coach Mark Turgeon knows this.…

  • Top 25 Capsules

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s for a…

  • Man stabbed at Metro station in Landover

    LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Metro officials say a man was stabbed at the Morgan Boulevard station in Landover and they have arrested two suspects in the case. A spokeswoman for the transit agency tells The…

  • 3 wounded in Clinton, Md., shooting

    WASHINGTON — One person is in critical condition after a shooting Sunday in Prince George’s County. Police say the shooting happened around 3:50 p.m. along Clendinnen Drive in Clinton. Responding officers found three males — two…

  • No. 7 Maryland remains unbeaten in Big Ten with 84-74 win

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Maryland continues to cruise through its new conference. The Terrapins won their 11th straight Sunday defeating Indiana 84-74 and remained unbeaten in Big Ten conference play (17-2, 8-0). Sophomore Brionna Jones…

  • Officials: 4 children fall through ice into pond in Maryland

    LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) — Fire officials say four children have been taken to hospitals after they fell into an icy pond in Maryland’s Baltimore County. Fire officials say two of the children were in critical…

  • Md. man found shot to death in DC near Howard U.

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Police say a Maryland man has been shot to death in northwest Washington. District of Columbia police say 45-year-old Jerald Williams of Ellicott City, Maryland, was found suffering from a gunshot wound…

  • Final victim hasn’t been found in Md. mansion fire

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — After a week of searching, investigators say they still haven’t found the body of the sixth person believed to have died in a fire that destroyed a multimillion-dollar mansion near Maryland’s…

  • 4 kids fall through ice into pond in Lansdowne

    LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) — Fire officials say four children have been taken to hospitals after they fell into an icy pond in Baltimore County. County fire officials say two of the children were in critical…

  • Rock Creek Park celebrating 125th anniversary year

    WASHINGTON — It’s the oldest urban national park in the country. Rock Creek Park is also a local treasure.   This weekend marks the kickoff of events celebrating the 125th anniversary of the founding of…

  • LEBANON: Add Ski Report

    SOUTHEAST Maryland Wisp — Sun 5:36 am MG machine groomed 21-22 base 27 of 35 trails, 78% open 9 of 13 lifts, Mon: 9a-5p, Tue-Fri: 9a-9 Sat: 9a-9p Sun: 9a-5p North Carolina Appalachian Ski —…