The convicted child sex abuser found dead in his jail cell hours after being named a person of interest in the 2000 disappearance and murder of his victim’s mother died of suicide.
Most of the accolades pouring in for former first lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at 92, center on her role as the matriarch of a powerful American political family. But a few people in the D.C. area are pointing to an act of grandmotherly humanity as her defining moment.
A woman who drove into the CIA headquarters compound in McLean, with a loaded gun, a passport and $100,000 in cash while wearing a wig is being held without bond.
After torrential rains, first responders in the D.C. region have been rescuing stranded drivers. Here are some tips to avoiding requiring a water rescue.
Police have arrested a man for the murder of 30-year-old Maurice Cortez Mercer, who was shot to death in his Germantown townhome in January.
Are hand dryers more sanitary than paper towels? New research looks at which spreads more bacteria.
Anyone who drives a car knows it’s expensive, but a new study shows the cost of parking makes up one of the largest chunks.
Four men have been charged with illegally dumping deer carcasses near an historic church and African-American cemetery in Leesburg.
The future of bump stocks in Maryland will soon be on the desk of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan, who has said he would sign it, even as opponents said the bill could be challenged in court.
Fairfax County police say a 16-year-old girl who walked away from a juvenile facility in February is now likely in danger.
Arlington has a long history with artists and groundbreaking sounds. That storied tradition continues this week with the launch of Arlington Art Truck, which brings art to the people.
On the 50th anniversary of his assassination, visitors to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial are reflecting on the state of his fight for equality and civil rights.
“It’s terrifying to send these kids to school, every single day, not knowing if they’re going to be safe,” said parent Jenifer Miller, who has three children attending Cloverly Elementary School in Silver Spring.
Tyler Tessier shot his pregnant girlfriend once in the head, because he was afraid he had buried Laura Wallen alive, according to prosecutors.
The 17-year-old ex-boyfriend of Jholie Moussa, whose body was found in a Fairfax County park two weeks after she disappeared, will go on trial for a separate, earlier assault on the 16-year-old girl.