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  • No. 22 VCU upset by Dayton 59-55 in Atlantic 10 showdown

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — For all the highlights during his tenure, Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart has never won a regular-season conference championship. Now his Rams face an uphill challenge if they’re going to add…

  • Taxi drivers duel with owners on work conditions and Uber

    ROCKVILLE, Md. — Taxicab drivers and owners testified on Friday at a contentious hearing before a Montgomery County Council committee about work conditions, salaries, fees, and the impact of Uber and Lyft. Some taxi drivers told…

  • Dayton upsets No. 22 VCU 59-55, Jordan Sibert scores 19

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Written off earlier in the season, undersized and undermanned Dayton is in pole position for the Atlantic 10 regular-season championship. Jordan Sibert scored 19 points as the Flyers held off a…

  • Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Arlington

    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Arlington and the surrounding D.C. area. Forecasters say snow, sleet and freezing rain could make travel hazardous from Sunday morning to early Monday morning. ……

  • Ski Report

    LEBANON, N.H. (AP) — Latest skiing conditions, as supplied by SnoCountry Mountain Reports. Conditions are subject to change due to weather, skier/rider traffic and other factors. Be aware of changing conditions. For more information go…

  • LEBANON: Add Ski Report

    SOUTHEAST Alabama Cloudmont — Fri 10:17 am packed powder machine groomed 14 – 70 base 2 of 2 trails 100% open, 1 of 2 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-4p, 6p-10p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p, 6p-10p; Maryland Wisp —…

  • Md. lawmakers push to increase fines for passing a school bus

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Lawmakers from Montgomery County went to Annapolis on Thursday to push state delegates to pass a bill to increase the fine for passing a stopped school bus, saying it’s important to protect the…

  • Legalization prompts potential entrepreneurs to learn about the business of marijuana

    D.C.’s new law legalizes possession of up to 2 ounces of marijuana, and also allows people to grow their own.

  • Taylor, Longwood beat Campbell 70-65

    FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Quicny Taylor scored 25 on Saturday to help Longwood hold off Campbell 70-65 and secure the ninth seed in the Big South tournament. Longwood (9-22, 5-13) will face eighth-seeded Presbyterian on…

  • Saving for a financial emergency

    WASHINGTON — How prepared are you for a financial emergency? A new Pew Charitable Trusts’ poll found that 57 percent of Americans are not prepared for a financial emergency. Furthermore, a third of those polled…

  • Drexel beats William & Mary, 80-66

    WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Freddie Wilson scored a career-high 24 points, including a career best six 3-pointers, to help lead Drexel to an 80-66 victory over William & Mary on Saturday. Tavon Allen had a…

  • Prince George’s County police search for missing 12-year-old

    WASHINGTON – Police in Prince George’s County are asking for help finding a missing 12-year-old girl. According to the Prince George’s County Police Department, Shemayon May Brown was last seen around 7:45 a.m. Saturday in…

  • 2 arrested in slayings of Elkton couple in burglary

    ELKTON, Md. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been arrested in the slayings of a couple during a burglary at their Elkton home. The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office reported Saturday that 25-year-old Derrick Carroll…

  • Car show aims to benefit veterans

    The 6th annual Military Benefit Car Show continues Sunday, March 1.

  • No. 14 Maryland beats Michigan 66-56 for 5th straight win

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Coming off an inspiring win over Wisconsin, Maryland sputtered at the outset against Michigan and trailed for a good portion of the first half. The 14th-ranked Terrapins did have this…