The third-annual Women’s March on Washington is set for Saturday morning near Freedom Plaza — regardless of whether the partial shutdown ends. The ongoing government impasse, however, has altered plans a bit, organizers announced Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know.
Sgt. Kenneth Collier, a member of the Bureau of Patrol, was off-duty when he rear-ended another vehicle on Riedel Road near Johns Hopkins Road.
A black bear was spotted climbing up a tree in Aldie, Virginia, Saturday morning at the intersection of Evergreen Mills Road and Fleetwood Road.
The fire broke out around 2:30 a.m. at 5804 Roanoke Ave. A tweet from Prince George’s County Fire said the blaze took about 30 minutes to put out.
Activist Jovi Val held a rally in support of “oppressed conservatives” across the U.S. Saturday outside the White House when members of an anti-Fascist group threw paint-filled water balloons at him and started to run away.
Fairfax County police announced Thursday that two D.C. men are in custody, suspected of fatally shooting Tarreece Sampson, an aide at an elementary school.
Virginia’s Department of Transportation is considering a plan to widen the roadway from four to six lanes between Lee Highway (Va. Route 29) and Ox Road (Va. Route 123).
A woman reported her car stolen at gunpoint near the Wheaton Mall on Monday. The suspects were found about 15 minutes later with a replica handgun.
Police in Fairfax County identified the victim of a hit-and-run crash on Saturday night as Daniel Cruz, a 10th-grader at South Lakes High School.
Statistics going back over 40 years show that regular people who notice something out of the ordinary do indeed help thwart terror attacks on public transportation, or at least minimize casualties.
Montgomery County police tweeted that an arrest had been made in connection with the homicide of a woman found dead Friday night outside St. Raphael Catholic Church in Rockville, Maryland.
The freeze became official on Friday with an executive order at the same time federal employees headed into their second week of job uncertainty due to a partial government shutdown.
Federal workers will get a long weekend for Christmas. President Donald Trump issued an executive order that closes the federal government on Monday, Dec. 24. Civil servants are usually given the day off when Christmas falls on a Tuesday, as it does this year. President Barack Obama gave federal employees a four-day weekend in 2012. President George Bush did the same in 2007 and in 2001.
D.C. police have surveillance video of a man wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt who showed a gun to a restaurant employee just before 10 a.m.
Officers found Bryant Stigall in his bedroom suffering from what turned out to be a fatal injury. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
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.