Anthony Strong, 51, admitted to a Montgomery County Circuit Court judge in October to killing his fiancee in November 2017 during an argument over money.
While on duty, a U.S. Marine was shot and killed at Marine Barracks Washington on Tuesday morning. D.C. police are investigating, and a Marine Corps spokesman said the gunshot wound was not self-inflicted.
A preliminary investigation found that someone fired shots during a dispute between two groups, and the man was unintentionally hit while visiting a local business.
The 15-year-old sister of the car’s driver, who was sitting in the back seat at the time of the crash, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
The lights on the National Christmas Tree flickered on and off Sunday as the National Park Service assessed damage to the tree. The hope is that the lights will be on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.
The crash happened just before 9:30 Thursday morning in Rosslyn at the intersection of Lee Highway and Fort Meyer Drive, south of the Key Bridge.
A Hanover, Maryland restaurant owner faces up to five years in prison after he was arrested for stalking and plotting to frame his estranged wife as a terrorist.
The closure of Toys R Us is creating problems this year for charity Toys For Tots, which has relied on the chain for donations of money and toys.
Santiago Rodriguez Campos, 34, a Mexican national that lived in Alexandria, Virginia, pleaded guilty to two counts of fourth-degree sexual abuse and two counts of misdemeanor sexual abuse.
Mount Vernon Square will be the place D.C. travelers will one day pick up a Maglev train that could take them to Baltimore in about 15 minutes.
Redskins quarterback Alex Smith left the game against the Houston Texans after suffering a gruesome leg injury in the third quarter of the game. Coach Jay Gruden announced Smith had a broken tibia and fibula, and will have surgery “right away.”
David Alvin Tynes Jr., 69, is accused by Prince William County police of shooting a 20-year-old man during a party in the Woodbridge apartment complex where he lived.
The bodies of two adult males were found at about 4:30 p.m. in Prince George’s County police on Friday.
Two young women found dead and duct-taped together on the bank of the Hudson River on the Upper West Side were identified Friday, police said.
The dean who was suspended tweeted that Julie Swetnick, one of the women who has accused Kavanaugh of inappropriate behavior, was a perpetrator and not a victim.
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.