Cash that will help police in Maryland shrink a backlog of digital evidence — which is often used to catch child predators — has finally started flowing. Meanwhile, there is momentum building in Annapolis to pass legislation that could better protect children from sexual abuse.
A chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia slammed into a garbage truck on the tracks south of Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday morning, killing one person and injuring several others.
Fairfax County police have identified a person of interest in the case of Jholie Moussa, the missing teen whose body was recovered from a park in the Mount Vernon area last week
A Ballou High School student has died several weeks after he was attacked in a classroom and his death is under investigation.
The remains of a teenage girl found in a Fairfax County park last week have been identified as a local girl who had missing since Jan. 12.
The search resumed Friday for 8-year-old Relisha Rudd, who disappeared from the D.C. homeless shelter where she lived with her family almost four years ago.
Five Prince George’s County teens face various charges after they robbed cab drivers, one of whom was critically injured in a shooting early Tuesday morning.
Dashcam video released by Fairfax County police Wednesday appears to show officers firing as many as nine shots into an SUV that had eluded police on the George Washington Parkway. Bijan Ghaisar, 25, of McLean, ultimately died from injuries he suffered during that November traffic stop. His family has been demanding answers from Park Police and their lawyers describe the officers involved as “over-aggressive and out-of-control.”
What would happen if Amazon picked the D.C. region for its second headquarters? Local planners and an economist weigh in on where those 50,000 workers would live, how they might get to work and whether local schools could handle the influx of new students.
The 45th annual March for Life is underway in Downtown D.C. as thousands of abortion-rights opponents await a video address from President Donald Trump.
Saturday’s Women’s March on the Polls will briefly close some streets in downtown D.C. as marchers cross from the National Mall toward Lafayette Park.
Leaders in D.C. and Maryland cheered news Thursday that sites in the capital region landed on Amazon’s short list for its second headquarters.
Virginia state and local leaders long mum over their proposals to Amazon released a few details about what they included in their pitches to lure the internet giant’s second headquarters.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam struck an optimistic tone that he’ll be able to push through some key piece of his legislative agenda despite pushback from Republican lawmakers on some of his policies during his first week in office.
D.C. leaders pleaded with residents of Anacostia on Wednesday to come forward with any information they might know about a shooting that killed a 14-year-old boy outside a church over the weekend.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.