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 Bethesda Development Could Crowd Schools, Residents Say

Bethesda Development Could Crowd Schools, Residents Say

A push to revitalize part of Montgomery County was met with loud opposition Tuesday night at a community meeting. Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Student With Special Needs Left Alone at Wrong Stop

Student With Special Needs Left Alone at Wrong Stop

A Montgomery County school bus driver left a student with special needs alone alongside a road miles away from her... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Md. Trooper Indicted on Charges of Forcing Sex Act

Md. Trooper Indicted on Charges of Forcing Sex Act

A Maryland state trooper has been indicted on charges of forcing a woman to engage in a sex act at gunpoint. Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
D.C. Leaders Call for Unity in Fight Against Crime

D.C. Leaders Call for Unity in Fight Against Crime

Amid a battle between Metropolitan Police Department brass and the D.C. Police Union, some D.C. Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Pope Francis Abortion Announcement

Pope Francis Abortion Announcement

What does Pope Francis’ announcement about abortion mean for the Catholic Church? Washington Post Religion Reporter... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Metro Cuts Speeds on Parts of 5 Train Lines

Metro Cuts Speeds on Parts of 5 Train Lines

Metro trains are slowing to a crawl on sections of the Blue, Orange, Red, Silver and Yellow lines after Metro found... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Most Prince George's Sunday Liquor Requests Near D.C. Border

Most Prince George's Sunday Liquor Requests Near D.C. Border

With Sunday liquor sales now allowed in Prince George’s County, most of the stores requesting the special permits... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Hot Talk: RGIII's Instagram Troubles

Hot Talk: RGIII's Instagram Troubles

Hot 99.5's Kane on kittens in a river and trouble on RGIII’s Instagram. Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Robbery Suspect Strikes Again While Wearing GPS Monitor: PD

Robbery Suspect Strikes Again While Wearing GPS Monitor: PD

A man robbed a woman at gunpoint in Tysons Corner, Virginia earlier this month -- and was caught quickly because he... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Child Hit by Car in Silver Spring

Child Hit by Car in Silver Spring

A boy about 4 years old was hit by a car in Montgomery County Tuesday evening, officials said. Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
WH Staffer Accused of Threatening Capitol Police Officer Indicted

WH Staffer Accused of Threatening Capitol Police Officer Indicted

A White House staffer was indicted for allegedly threatening a U.S. Capitol Police officer with his own weapon... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
New D.C. Plan to Fight Homelessness

New D.C. Plan to Fight Homelessness

District of Columbia officials are offering emergency shelter to homeless families year-round and are planning to... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Police Investigate 2 Similar Sex Assaults in NE D.C.

Police Investigate 2 Similar Sex Assaults in NE D.C.

Two women were sexually assaulted by a man on a dark bike with a knife after leaving Metro stations in northeast... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Va. School Volunteer Charged With Making Child Porn

Va. School Volunteer Charged With Making Child Porn

A Manassas man who volunteered in music programs at two Northern Virginia schools is charged with production of... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
'I Want Them to Be Caught': Teen Shooting Victim Speaks

'I Want Them to Be Caught': Teen Shooting Victim Speaks

The 13-year-old girl shot Sunday in Southwest D.C., just blocks from the Waterfront Metro station, said she tried to... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
'I Prayed': Rescued Va. Hiker Recounts Ordeal

'I Prayed': Rescued Va. Hiker Recounts Ordeal

A 78-year-old hiker from Dumfries, Virginia, who went missing in Maine's Baxter State Park says he survived on... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Metro Train Offloaded After Bomb Threat Found on Train

Metro Train Offloaded After Bomb Threat Found on Train

A Metro train was offloaded Tuesday morning after a bomb threat was found on a poster inside the train. Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Fire Guts Part of Trash Truck in Md.

Fire Guts Part of Trash Truck in Md.

A fire gutted part of a trash truck in Gaithersburg, Maryland, Tuesday morning. Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Md. State Fair Worker Found Dead in Trailer

Md. State Fair Worker Found Dead in Trailer

Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in her trailer at the fairgrounds in... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Md. Panel to Decide on Body Camera Recommendations

Md. Panel to Decide on Body Camera Recommendations

A Maryland commission is set to make decisions on recommendations for a statewide policy on the use of police body... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015

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