• Woman, 2 boys killed when vehicle runs off road, hits tree

    COUNCIL, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police are investigating a wreck that killed a woman and two young boys. State police spokeswoman Corinne Geller says 18-year-old Carmela M. Johnson of Honaker, 5-year-old Justin L. Blevins…

  • Mayor’s live mic moment in the bathroom amplified in council chambers

    WASHINGTON — Always turn off your mic when leaving the council dais — that’s the takeaway from this viral video from Georgetown, Texas, in which the town’s mayor leaves for a bathroom break during a…

  • District races heat-up ahead of election

    The races for mayor and D.C. Council are heating up, with the District\’s typically decisive primary just one month away.