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  • Parents of U. Md. football player who died after practice say coach should step down

    The parents of a University of Maryland football player are speaking out for the first time since his death, weighing in on a report of a “toxic coaching culture” and calling for the head football coach to step down.

  • Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    President Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department. All are critics of the president or are people whom Trump appears to believe are against him.

  • 10 beach destinations in the DMV

    We all know about Ocean City, Dewey, Virginia Beach…but as the summer winds down and we start getting ready for back to school – there is still warm weather and sand you can enjoy right here in the DMV. Here are our top 10 picks of local destinations where you can spend a day in the sun.

  • Measles on the rise nationally, 2 cases found in DC area

    The number of reported cases of measles through the first six and a half months of this year is up substantially around the country. And the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says some of those confirmed cases were reported locally.

  • Park Service considers charging fees for protests around National Mall

    The fees would cover such things as trash pickup, barricades, event management and repairing turf damage. It’s among changes being considered to better balance free speech while ensuring that “iconic viewsheds are left unobstructed,” said a park service official.

  • Trust vs. will: Which is best for your estate plan?

    As people start the estate-planning process, many have the same question – is a trust or a will best for me? Attorney Mike Collins with the Collins Firm has some tips when it comes to which option is best for you and your family.

  • ‘Managed hunts’ aimed at Montgomery Co. deer population start in September

    A “managed hunt” seeks to control Montgomery County’s soaring deer population at a total of 46 parks in the coming year.

  • Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questions

    Prosecutors say Paul Manafort earned $60 million advising Russia-backed politicians in Ukraine, hid much of it from the IRS and then lied to banks to get loans when the money dried up. His defense said he wasn’t culpable because he left the particulars of his finances to others.

  • Hybrid cloud is changing the one-size fits all mindset

    A new survey from Nutanix of federal agencies found 20 percent of all respondents are using a multi-cloud approach, and of them,75 percent say it’s working well or very well.

  • Civil service bound by constraints of 40-year-old rules

    Federal workers are constrained by a civil service system that hasn't changed at all since 1978.