• Future of Montgomery County Council building debated

    WASHINGTON — Renovate or relocate, it’s a decision lots of homeowners face. It’s also a decision they share with Montgomery County’s Council. Housed at a building that dates to the 1950s and is aging badly, a…

  • American killed in Pakistan was working to develop business

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A 73-year-old American hostage killed by a CIA drone strike in Pakistan was an international development worker whose family described him as passionate about helping people out of poverty. President Barack Obama…

  • Montgomery County detectives searching for missing woman

    WASHINGTON — Detectives in Montgomery County are asking for the public’s help finding a 20-year-old woman. Erin Carter of Rockville was last seen near the iPic Theater at 11830 Old Georgetown Road around 4:20 p.m. Monday.…

  • Montgomery County police brings Christmas joy to children

    ROCKVILLE, Md. — It’s beginning to look a little more like Christmas for some local children in need. On Saturday morning, some Montgomery County police officers played the role of jolly old Saint Nick. The…

  • Police: Stolen credit cards used to nab $8,500 in 8 minutes

    WASHINGTON – You could call them the “Eight Minute Mammas.” Police are looking for two women who used stolen credit cards to buy about $8,500 in gift cards from the Target in Rockville, Maryland. And…

  • A ghost mall in White Flint (Photos)

    Most malls are crowded with harried holiday shoppers now, but White Flint Mall in Rockville is nearly silent, and a bit creepy.

  • Man charged with Rockville arson

    A man who confessed to an ABC7 crew that he set the Rockville, Maryland, house fire the crew was covering has been charged with first-degree arson and three counts of reckless endangerment.

  • Rockville residents sound off on backyard chickens

    Several dozen people flocked to a town hall meeting in Rockville Tuesday night on the question of whether people should be allowed to keep backyard chickens.

  • Van Hollen to attend lab complex dedication

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Rep. Chris Van Hollen is scheduled to attend the dedication of the Food and Drug Administration’s biodefense lab complex. It’s scheduled for Friday morning at the White Oak Headquarters. Van Hollen…

  • Woman rescued from Rockville fire dies (Photos)

    A woman rescued from a house fire in Rockville died after suffering life-threatening injuries.

  • Woman has life-threatening injuries in Md. fire

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A woman rescued from a house fire in Rockville has suffered life-threatening injuries. Montgomery County fire officials say crews arrived early Thursday morning to find heavy smoke coming from the home.…

  • Police seek missing Rockville woman

    Montgomery County police are searching for a missing Rockville woman who was last seen Friday morning.

  • Md. man drowns in Assateague surf

    ASSATEAGUE, Md. (AP) — Park authorities say a beachgoer has drowned after going for a late-night swim at the Assateague Island National Seashore. Liz Davis, a spokeswoman for the national park, says 28-year-old Oniruddo Paul…

  • Local governments turning red lights into green

    Red light camera programs in cities like D.C. and Rockville, and Montgomery, Prince George\’s and Arlington counties have raked in $21 million combined, the data show.

  • Judge halts Md. highway work in Rockville

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Montgomery County judge is ordering the State Highway Administration to halt work on a sound barrier along Interstate 270 in Rockville. The Daily Record ( ) reported Wednesday that the…