According to Montgomery County police, Dustin Thomas Rogers, 25, forced a woman into the woods and sexually assaulted her early Wednesday morning in Rockville.
A man was rescued after falling into the Potomac River near Great Falls while trying to take a selfie Sunday evening, officials said.
Starting Monday, Oct. 1, a new law will require drivers to move over for transportation, service and utility vehicles, as well as waste and recycling trucks.
“Folks who are using the most recent batch of K2 are exhibiting symptoms of being in a comatose state and passing out,” said D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham. “It’s creating a drain on Fire and EMS resources and police resources.”
Virginians who can’t make it to the polls on Election Day can now cast an absentee ballot at their local voter registration office either in-person or by mail.
Investigators will examine why the main alarm system did not sound throughout the four-story apartment complex for senior citizens, as a huge fire broke out Wednesday afternoon near the Washington Navy Yard.
Three people are dead, including a woman and her 10-year-old son, and two other people, including another child, have critical injuries after a domestic-related murder-suicide in Silver Spring, Maryland. Police have released the names of the adults who have died, including the man they believe opened fire on his family.
More than 200 cases of synthetic drug overdoses were reported just last week, including 80 on Friday alone. D.C. officials are blaming a potentially fatal of ‘K2,’ a dangerous form of imitation cannabis.
“I’ve noticed it’s kind of cut down but I would still say it is a problem,” said Gavin May, a BCC junior. “There are so many people doing it. I don’t think kids are aware of how harmful it can really be.”
On Thursday morning, the first of 60 Dominion Energy crew members left a facility in Fairfax, Virginia, and headed into Hurricane Florence’s path.
“It allows our hosts to offer their spaces free of charge to anyone who’s been displaced or needs to evacuate or is deploying in the area to help with relief efforts,” said Kim Rubey, global head of social impact and philanthropy at Airbnb.
A novel written by Rob Hiaasen, one of five people killed in the Capital Gazette newspaper shooting in Annapolis, Maryland, will be released in the coming days.
The school board agreed to move forward with a pilot program to try out the idea. The move was largely a formality — the process of hiring the new guards was already underway.
If a car thief runs a red light or speeds in front of a camera, those tickets go directly to the victim’s mailbox.
Montgomery County students and school board members are backing a call to reinforce security after a spate of school shootings across the country.
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.