Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he’s convinced he’s not in a 1984 photo that showed a person in blackface and another in a KKK robe. See photos of a Virginia protest over the yearbook photo.
A man is dead and a woman and a 5-year-old boy are in critical condition after a Glen Burnie, Maryland, fire just before midnight Wednesday. The fire was one of five that kept Maryland and Virginia firefighters busy early Thursday: Firefighters rescued eight from an apartment building in Fairfax County. Fires also were reported in Herndon, Germantown and Oxon Hill.
The wind chill advisory from 9 p.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday follows a snow squall and and “flash freeze” that complicated a wintry Wednesday afternoon around the D.C. area.
Both Prince George’s and Montgomery counties saw the number of alcohol-impaired traffic fatalities double. In Prince George’s County, 34 people died in 2017, compared with 17 in 2016. In Montgomery County, eight died in 2017 and four in 2016.
In one week, WTOP’s news operation will be running from its brand-new Glass-Enclosed Nerve Center in Maryland. This week, as we get set to make the move, we’re flashing back on some memorable moments in the WTOP’s D.C. newsroom. Today, what happens when the computer system crashes.
It’s the largest percentage rise since 1991, when postage increased from 25 to 29 cents. A book of Forever stamps now costs $11.
The historic Adas Israel Synagogue was moved from its current storage location at 3rd and G streets Northwest to 3rd and F streets. See the video of the massive move.
A motorcyclist is in critical condition after spinning out just before 6 a.m. on Interstate 97 near the Hawkins Road Overpass.
The outspoken Republican who heads the Prince William board said dealing with land-use cases and the county budget “just isn’t exciting for me anymore.”
A warehouse fire that began Saturday in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, caused at least $1.5 million in damage and took more than two days to put out, the Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department said.
A Northeast man is charged with with the premeditated murders of two men shot to death in D.C. eight months ago. Members of the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force on Saturday arrested Alphonso Walker, 41.
Police are asking for your help in identifying the vehicle and driver who struck and killed a teenage boy Saturday in Reston, Virginia.
A warrant charges Antonio Booze with second-degree murder while armed in the shooting death of 37-year-old Eugene Johnson of Southwest
The recall affects Aqua Star shrimp and includes peeled shrimp and shrimp cocktail.
Four journalists and an Annapolis, Maryland, news organization have been named TIME’s Person of the Year for 2018. They are what Time calls “guardians and the war on truth.”
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.