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First glimpse inside the new MGM National Harbor Casino

The Washington Post was given an exclusive tour of the new MGM National Harbor before its grand opening on Dec. 8.

MGM National Harbor opens, bringing a slice of Las Vegas to the doorstep of the nation’s capital

Rushern Baker, once a slots opponent, is betting on the casino to expand Pr. George’s tax base and economic growth.

Six robberies in 90-minute span reported in Northeast Washington

At least three were at gunpoint; in two of them, police say three men with a car took part.

Parents of teen who committed suicide sue school counselor

Jay Gallagher ended his life three weeks after a friend told the counselor he was suicidal, the suit alleges.

School district weighs ban of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird,’ ‘Huck Finn’ after complaint

Virginia school board has assembled a committee to decide how to proceed after books were pulled from classrooms and libraries because they contain racial slurs.

Driver recalls crash with embattled Md. council member

Pr. George’s cut a check for nearly $7,000 to pay for the damage Council member Mel Franklin caused.

Peng Chang-kuei, credited as creator of General Tso’s chicken, dies at 97

His dish evolved into the deep-fried, sticky and unabashedly inauthentic staple of American Chinese take-out.

Andrew Sachs, who played hapless waiter Manuel on ‘Fawlty Towers,’ dies at 86

The short-lived show, starring John Cleese, is regarded as one of the best sitcoms of all time.

Va. delegate kicks off bid for lieutenant governor by comparing himself to Trump

“Donald Trump... [ is] a job creator, and so am I,” says GOP Del. Glenn R. Davis Jr.

Md. Lt. Gov. Rutherford’s tweet about hate and racism draws concerns

“You act as though hate is new. It was always there,” Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford said in a reply to a state senator.

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