Fairfax police officer Adam Torres was denied bond in an upcoming murder trial on Nov. 20. Torres is accused of shooting a man in 2013 who officers said had his hands in the air.
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The 41-year-old from Takoma Park, Md., worked in international development. She left behind a young son.
End-of-day news: six local universities sign White House pledge for climate change, and more. [ more › ]
A new proposed legislation would ban the drugs according to their class rather than individual compound. [ more › ]
A man was found unresponsive inside a West Longview Drive home, Prince William County police said.
A new federal education law would shift fight over teacher evaluations, testing from Capitol Hill to 50 state capitals.
The express lanes will push north to the D.C. line, replacing the remaining HOV section on I-395.
How a doctor or dentist treats patients is important: are they good with patients, explain what's wrong, listen well? Is laughter the best medicine? [ more › ]
"Even though this is about a nightmare—the war on drugs—this event is really positive and inclusive. That’s the root motivation," says Robert Haferd, a civil rights attorney and one of the event organizers. [ more › ]
The state's plan will add a third reversible lane in the middle of I-395 and allow drivers who don't meet HOV rules to pay a toll.
The zoo, popular for its running trails as well as its pandas, will open its grounds at 8 a.m. instead of 6 a.m. in the new year.
It's going to be a dry, mostly sunny weekend -- but cold!
Robert Paris had history of driving under influence of PCP and alcohol and was driving on a suspended license.
His announcement comes on the one year anniversary of Obama signing his immigration executive orders.
Accordion buses with fewer steps may speed things up.
Prosecutors are pouring through ‘mammoth’ amounts of evidence to share with defense attorneys.
The Telling Room is one of 12 arts organizations honored by the White House this week.
Davon Peyton charged with killing that occurred Nov. 13 in Brentwood.
The 21 new buses coming to 16th Street, 14th Street and Georgia Avenue aren’t just prettier than the old buses; they’ll be a little faster, thanks to a more efficient interior layout. Not more buses, but better ones These new accordion buses replace the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s final remaining old-style articulated buses. When […]