Jesse A. Olivieri, 31, of Pennsylvania, was shot in chest after ignoring Secret Service orders
Robert Weiler, who has been protesting a Planned Parenthood clinic, will stay away from school next door, says he had no plans to return.
A roundup of news from the Washington region for July 27, 2016
Authorities evacuated people at Union Station Metro in Northeast Washington on July 27 following reports of a suspicious package.
He helped stock treat jars around the world with Milky Ways, Snickers and M&M’s.
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.
MARC and VRE service was briefly suspended. [ more › ]
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.
Two researchers found that the ride-sharing had no effect on drinking-related or holiday- and weekend-related fatalities.
Prince George’s County leader’s speech is latest sign he may run for governor in 2018.
A new apartment building in Washington, D.C. will offer low rent to teachers.
How museum curators decide what to keep from political conventions, and other end-of-day news. [ more › ]
This heat wave isn't quite ready to break, but increased risks of rain may signal that the end isn't too far off.
The old barber was from Italy. The new one is from Iraq. They have a lot in common.
The incident comes three weeks after the transit agency fired a train operator in a "near miss" on the Red Line.
Douglas Berlin chased Lucy, an 11-year-old rat terrier, for several blocks. [ more › ]
Take your pick from a handful of Fringe shows enjoying extended runs at the Logan Fringe Arts Space this weekend. [ more › ]
Looking to go undercover? [ more › ]
This eye-popping photo provides an incredible look at the anatomy of a lightning strike.
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.