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Felony charge signals plea deal for suspected gunman in White House shooting

Jesse A. Olivieri, 31, of Pennsylvania, was shot in chest after ignoring Secret Service orders

Anti-abortion activist agrees to limit protest activity outside of charter school

Robert Weiler, who has been protesting a Planned Parenthood clinic, will stay away from school next door, says he had no plans to return.

Video shows people evacuating Union Station Metro after reports of a suspicious package

Authorities evacuated people at Union Station Metro in Northeast Washington on July 27 following reports of a suspicious package.

Baltimore resident: ‘Police can do anything to us and it’s okay'

Residents in Baltimore respond to news that all charges have been dropped against the three remaining police officers in connection with the 2015 death of Freddie Gray. Three others were already acquitted.

Pugh, other Baltimore-area officials react to decision on Freddie Gray officers

Democratic mayoral candidate Catherine E. Pugh and other local officials attending the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia react to the decision to drop charges against three officers in the Freddie Gray case.

Is Uber reducing drunk driving? New study says no.

Two researchers found that the ride-sharing had no effect on drinking-related or holiday- and weekend-related fatalities.

Baker uses DNC luncheon as a chance to blast Hogan

Prince George’s County leader’s speech is latest sign he may run for governor in 2018.

Go Home Already: Sun Protection

How museum curators decide what to keep from political conventions, and other end-of-day news. [ more › ]

PM Update: Maybe a shower or storm into evening, still hot Thursday with a better chance of rain

This heat wave isn't quite ready to break, but increased risks of rain may signal that the end isn't too far off.

For one Silver Spring barbershop, a changing of the guard

The old barber was from Italy. The new one is from Iraq. They have a lot in common.

Metro investigating possible red signal overrun near National Airport

The incident comes three weeks after the transit agency fired a train operator in a "near miss" on the Red Line.

MPD Officer Chased Down A Badly Burned Dog From Logan Circle Fire

Douglas Berlin chased Lucy, an 11-year-old rat terrier, for several blocks. [ more › ]

It's Not Over Until It's Over: A Guide to the Capital Fringe 2016 Extended Run

Take your pick from a handful of Fringe shows enjoying extended runs at the Logan Fringe Arts Space this weekend. [ more › ]

Pic of the Week: Up close and personal with this incredible lightning strike

This eye-popping photo provides an incredible look at the anatomy of a lightning strike.

Bus rapid transit and two new Metro stops could transform Richmond Highway

Fairfax County wants to extend Metro's Yellow Line and build a Bus Rapid Transit system that will run from the Beltway to Woodbridge --a project still in its early stages.

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