The full city council is set to vote on a legislative package this week that includes a number of gun regulations, including a measure that would allow police to immediately seize firearms from someone who poses an immediate danger.
The near-constant rain that fell over the weekend across the D.C. region smashed an annual record, stranded drivers and caused sewer overflows.
Drivers who break the HOV rules on Interstate 66 Express Lanes will likely see flashing police lights in their mirrors Thursday, as the Virginia State police plan to crackdown during the morning and afternoon hours.
After hearing arguments from both sides Friday, Chief Judge James Bredar said he would issue a ruling in the coming days.
A man who was critically injured after being struck by a Montgomery County police cruiser Thursday night is expected to survive, police said Friday.
The speed limit along a notoriously dangerous stretch of River Road in Bethesda, Maryland, has been lowered from 45 mph to 35 mph.
A group of teens in a stolen car led Montgomery County police on a chase down Interstate 270 early Thursday morning, according to officers.
Maryland’s two U.S. senators and several House representatives sat down with top leaders from the University System of Maryland on Wednesday to express their concerns following one of the most tumultuous and tragic years in the history of the system’s football program.
Angela Alsobrooks made history Monday morning as she formally became the first woman to serve as county executive in Prince George’s County, Maryland.
According to Alexandria police, officers were responding to reports of gunshots in the 1000 block of Vernon Street, just north of Old Town, when they came across a suspect with a gun. The suspect was shot and taken to a nearby hospital.
An effort to rename a portion of street outside the Saudi Embassy “Jamal Khashoggi Way” has been put on hold after D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson decided not to consider the measure, citing a District law.
During a meeting Wednesday, Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2A, which represents the Foggy Bottom and West End neighborhoods, voted to rename a section of street outside the Saudi Embassy “Jamal Khashoggi Way.”
Thanksgiving is the biggest day of the year by far for kitchen fires, the pros say. Find out what you’re up against and what to keep in mind to stay safe.
Staff and volunteers with Food & Friends prepared 8,520 pounds of turkey, 1,065 pounds of roasted potatoes, 1,065 pounds of cornbread stuffing, 94 gallons of gravy and 5,680 dinner rolls. Oh and 1,420 pies. The meals go toward sick adults and children.
The lawsuit points to a report that found faulty wiring on a handrail shocked the seven-year-old girl with 10 times the amount of electricity needed to light the rail, leaving the girl brain damaged and unable to walk and talk.
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.