The victim told police she was served “unidentified beverages” and passed out. She awakened the next day naked and in intense pain in the suspect’s bed.
It was nearly a month ago that fire drove about 160 residents from their homes at the Arthur Capper Senior Apartments near the Navy Yard, and the displaced seniors are yearning to know where they’ll have new places to call home.
Responding to a minor crash in Baltimore’s Fort McHenry Tunnel, officers also found $15,500 in cash. “The 84,048 pieces of untaxed tobacco resulted in a tax loss to the state of Maryland of $58,833,” said a police spokesman.
Montgomery County engineers are nearing final plans to strengthen safety for hikers and bikers on the county’s most popular trail, the Capital Crescent. See photos of the proposed options.
Virginia state law limits the power of local governments to remove war memorials. A Richmond city councilman introduced a resolution that would have asked the General Assembly to give local communities the authority to determine the fate of its monuments.
Northern Virginia traffic received plenty of attention Wednesday night when Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine and his Republican challenger, Prince William County Board Supervisor Corey Stewart, faced off in their second of three debates. See photos and video.
“The number of people getting tickets in the city is exploding. It has increased four-fold since 2007,” said AAA Mid-Atlantic’s John Townsend.
Sunglasses have been misplaced, umbrellas have been pressed into extra duty and the sump pumps in some basements are working overtime: This September has been one of the D.C. area’s rainiest.
Damage to the 4-story building at 900 5th Street Southeast is so extensive, fire investigators have been unable to enter the building until it’s made safe to do so.
The organization posted to its Facebook account, asking that those interested visit their locations in Northwest and Northeast D.C.
In a tweet sent out Wednesday, the Fairfax County Public School Student Union accused school leaders of discrimination for denying two male students the opportunity to be selected together as homecoming kings at Robinson Secondary School.
With the start of the school year, some local school systems are keeping an eye on social media and even turning to social media-scanning software for help in preventing school shootings.
One of the passengers who boarded Amtrak’s Northeast Regional Train 164 at Baltimore’s Penn Station Saturday morning was an actor dressed as Frederick Douglass commemorating his perilous escape to freedom in the North on Sept. 3, 1838.
The string of school shootings this year has school systems across the nation ramping up security in the new academic year. In Virginia, Stafford County Public Schools has just added a tip line to its mobile app.
Shootings such as Sunday’s attack at the video gaming tournament in Jacksonville and February’s Parkland school shooting often spur discussions about possible ties between gun violence and mental illness. Maryland is taking a step to address that connection.