A man is in custody and two children are safe after a barricade situation in Fort Hunt that lasted more than 17 hours, the Fairfax County police said. The police said they were concerned for the welfare of two children who were in the house with him, though they say the man never threatened them.
Traffic is moving more slowly through Montgomery County. But county council members aren’t exactly sure why — and if that’s good news or bad.
The police need help identifying a man they say sexually assaulted a woman at a popular bar. See a video of the man they’re looking for.
The average speed during rush hour dropped to around 30 mph on average in 2015, according to the latest Mobility Assessment Report.
You may well have received some new toys to play with outside and are probably tempted to test them out, or show them off, at your local park. But some of your gifts are not welcome in Fairfax County’s parks.
Announcement by the state’s attorney general follows a recent nationwide increase in vandalism and other intimidating incidents.
The crash near the Redskins training facility occurred when a pickup ran a red light. Two children are among the injured.
There’s a search on for a King George County man who is accused of shooting at sheriff’s deputies and wounding a K-9 during a traffic stop Sunday night.
Parents in Virginia are allowed to opt their children out of state exams, but one Alexandria principal has been disciplined for trying to take advantage of that law.
As a new president moves into the White House next year, residents in the Washington area want the next occupant to focus on the balancing the federal budget.
A deadly fire and explosion damaged a Silver Spring apartment complex early Thursday morning, and its residents made their way back to the area to get a better look at the destruction in the daylight.
The federal bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says it’s assisting in the investigation of an apparent pipe-bombing that damaged a police vehicle in the Western Maryland town of Thurmont.
Homicide rates jumped last year in large cities across the country and it was a big enough jump that a federal report called it “real and nearly unprecedented. “
The return of summer to the mid-Atlantic region means another word of caution about children being left in cars.
Starship, a European company started by the co-founders of Skype, got approval last week from the D.C. Council to begin testing their delivery robots on Washington sidewalks.
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.