A first-time mom is making headlines at the Smithsonian as a cheetah gave birth to three cubs in the same Virginia facility where she was saved alongside her brothers.
Fairfax County police have officially fired an officer charged in August with the child-abuse death of his 6-month-old daughter.
Hateful language and a swastika discovered on whiteboards at the University of Maryland, College Park, have prompted police to launch an investigation into “hate bias” at two halls on campus.
Southbound Georgia Avenue is closed at Price Avenue and northbound Georgia Avenue is closed at Veirs Mill Road.
Around 700 people are left in the dark Thursday morning in Fairfax County, Arlington and Falls Church after a tree fell on power lines in Virginia.
D.C. is on pace to see its highest number of carjackings this decade.
Police said a Mitchellville man turned a gun on his ex-girlfriend and then himself during a domestic dispute in Upper Marlboro.
The three men who pleaded guilty to a 2015 shootout that killed a local college graduate were sentenced in D.C. Superior Court on Monday morning.
Dale Andrew Wolfe, 56, of Manassas, has been charged with murder and is being held without bond in the incident that started with an altercation that later escalated, police said.
William Antonio Briscoe, 31, of Lexington Park, died when an SUV struck his motorcycle.
Josselin Ramirez, 20, had also confessed to taking part in two gang murders, said authorities. She is also reportedly a member of the gang MS-13,
The inside of an Annapolis newsroom remains a crime scene. But outside, a collection of cards, flowers, balloons and other gifts is growing to honor the five slain Capital Gazette employees.
Children’s National Medical Center in D.C. and John’s Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore performed well in U.S. News’s rankings for 2018. See how well they scored.
This discovery marks the first time in history that a surgeon’s pit at a Civil War battlefield has been excavated and studied, and is the first time that killed-in-action Civil War soldiers have been found in an amputated limb burial pit.
The Operation Homefront Star-Spangled Baby Shower brought together more than 50 expecting moms who received special gifts to make their lives a little easier.
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.