A new report has given Virginia and 21 other states a failing grade for their efforts in keeping lead out of the water used to drink and cook at schools. Maryland and D.C. received better grades than previous years.
The suspect in a homicide investigation in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, left behind evidence that included a bag with his name and address inside.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan noted that the state’s citizens and coastal areas are threatened by climate change, and that “common sense pragmatism” is needed in D.C. and around the world to tackle the problem.
Fairfax County high school students took turns wearing impairment goggles — designed to give them a real drunken experience, minus the alcohol — but it wasn’t all fun and games.
The lawsuit asks a judge to grant ownership of Pimlico and the Preakness Stakes to Baltimore City through condemnation.
Police are looking for a 20-year-old Montgomery County, Maryland, man suspected of killing his uncle and injuring another victim during a shooting in Prince George’s County Sunday morning.
That’s why the Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP) is teaming up with Lyft again to offer free rides home so the luck of the Irish doesn’t turn bad on those celebrating the holiday.
One Virginia woman spent an entire night trying to get her daughter home from spring break in Florida after the FAA grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 jets.
Job growth in the D.C. area grew more slowly in 2018 than in recent years — in some areas significantly so — but one of the experts who crunched the numbers said there’s a bright side.
D.C. police have been busy in the Brightwood Park area of Northwest this weekend, investigating a pair of shootings in close proximity to each other that have left one person dead.
After one of the D.C. region’s deadliest roads got a speed camera, some residents and law enforcement officials in Prince George’s County, Maryland, are pushing for more.
In a letter sent home to parents this week, Principal Kate Bradley said it’s unclear how many students saw the symbol, but in response the bathrooms will be checked every hour and students will have to sign out when they leave class to use the restroom.
An advisory committee put together by the University System Board of Regents held its first oversight meeting of the University of Maryland athletics department, following the death of Terps football player Jordan McNair last year.
Virginia’s Republican Party continues to go after Attorney General Mark Herring, and is now willing to pay up for any pictures that show the Democrat wearing black face when he was in college.
Some religious groups hope that the Peace Cross in Prince George’s county will get removed. The groups do not want the significance of the cross’s image to be reduced by a Supreme Court ruling that said it is not a in important religious symbol anymore.
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