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Charges Dropped for Mom's Boyfriend in Roadside Baby Case
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Charges Dropped for Mom's Boyfriend in Roadside Baby Case

Prosecutors have dropped assault charges against the boyfriend of a Maryland woman charged with leaving her weeks-old daughter on the side of a road. Read more »

12 minutes ago
OC Boardwalk Tram Adds Extra Week of Service

OC Boardwalk Tram Adds Extra Week of Service

Don't let the unofficial end of summer get you down -- Ocean City is extending its boardwalk tram service for an... Read more »

34 minutes ago
Marine Killed in Helicopter Crash Was From Va.

Marine Killed in Helicopter Crash Was From Va.

The Marines say that a member of the Corps killed during a helicopter ropes training exercise was a staff sergeant... Watch »

52 minutes ago
Shooting in Va. Has Nearby Schools on Lock Out, Lockdown

Shooting in Va. Has Nearby Schools on Lock Out, Lockdown

Five Loudoun County schools are in "lock out" mode and one is on lockdown after a shooting was reported... Watch »

51 minutes ago
Protecting a Pope Who Takes Selfies With the Crowds

Protecting a Pope Who Takes Selfies With the Crowds

Protecting Pope Francis when he travels to the United States later this month will be a particularly arduous task... Read more »

37 minutes ago
Hogan Notes Larger-Than-Expected Budget Balance

Hogan Notes Larger-Than-Expected Budget Balance

Gov. Larry Hogan says Maryland ended the fiscal year with a higher-than-expected budget balance. Read more »

6 hours ago
'AlleyPalooza' Campaign Kicks Off Friday

'AlleyPalooza' Campaign Kicks Off Friday

District of Columbia officials are on a push to repair more neglected alleys in the city. Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Late-Clearing Track Work Delays 3 Metro Lines

Late-Clearing Track Work Delays 3 Metro Lines

Commuters on three Metro lines may experience delays Friday morning. Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Baby Dies in D.C.; Ambulance 7 Miles Away

Baby Dies in D.C.; Ambulance 7 Miles Away

The death of an infant rushed from Southeast Washington on Friday has District officials investigating the cause of... Watch »

Sep 4, 2015
Redskins Defeated by Jaguars 17-16

Redskins Defeated by Jaguars 17-16

The Washington Redskins were defeated Thursday night by the Jacksonville Jaguars, with a 17-16 final score. Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Police Search Va. Home in Murder Investigation

Police Search Va. Home in Murder Investigation

Arlington County Police investigating the death of Bonnie Black in her home in the Aurora Highlands neighborhood in... Watch »

6 hours ago
DC Water Cuts Fee That Would Have Tripled Some Bills

DC Water Cuts Fee That Would Have Tripled Some Bills

DC Water’s Board of Directors voted unanimously Thursday to reduce a new fee that would have doubled or tripled some... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Man Arrested After Online Threat to Kill White People: PD

Man Arrested After Online Threat to Kill White People: PD

A Charles County man was arrested Wednesday after he threatened in a social media post to kill white residents of La... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Bus Dropped Boy, 7, Miles From Home: Mom

Bus Dropped Boy, 7, Miles From Home: Mom

A mother in Prince George's County says a bus driver dropped her 7-year-old son at the wrong stop miles from home... Watch »

5 hours ago
Playground Pops Up at Achievement Prep Academy in Southeast D.C.

Playground Pops Up at Achievement Prep Academy in Southeast D.C.

A community gathered to build a new playground at Achievement Prep Academy in southeast D.C. Watch »

Sep 3, 2015

"I Wish I Had the Courage to..."

A chalkboard along the walkway at the Wiehle-Reston Metro station allows riders to complete a courage thought. Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Person Killed in Crash on Beltway

Person Killed in Crash on Beltway

A car crash on the Capital Beltway during rush hour Thursday evening killed one person and snarled traffic for... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Before Derailment, Metro Worker Accidentally Deleted Safety Report

Before Derailment, Metro Worker Accidentally Deleted Safety Report

Before a Metro train derailed in August with no passengers on board, a Metro employee may have deleted a safety... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Metro Safety Chief Resigns in Wake of Derailment Investigation

Metro Safety Chief Resigns in Wake of Derailment Investigation

Metro Chief Safety Officer James Dougherty resigned Thursday, the same day as a Metro board meeting addressing how... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Thieves Steal Puppies From Va. Home, Try to Sell Them Online: PD

Thieves Steal Puppies From Va. Home, Try to Sell Them Online: PD

Two men and a woman are accused of stealing four puppies from a home in Loudoun County and trying to sell them... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015

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