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Maryland Restaurateur Sued Over Wages

Maryland Restaurateur Sued Over Wages

Former employees of Volt in Frederick and Volt Family Meal in Baltimore say workers were instructed to arrive early... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Severe T-Storm Warning Expires for Culpeper Co.

Severe T-Storm Warning Expires for Culpeper Co.

A severe thunderstorm warning expired for Culpeper County at 4 p.m. Wednesday. It has also expired in Clarke... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Gov't Workers Encouraged to Telework During Papal Visit

Gov't Workers Encouraged to Telework During Papal Visit

The Office of Personnel Management is calling on federal agencies to allow teleworking during the pope's visit to... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
Herring to Run for Re-Election

Herring to Run for Re-Election

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring says he will seek another four-year term as the state's top attorney. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Senate Dems Get 34th Vote for Iran Deal

Senate Dems Get 34th Vote for Iran Deal

Senate Democrats have rallied the 34 votes they need to keep the Iran nuclear deal alive in Congress, handing... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Md. Man Convicted in 2012 Slaying of D.C. Cabdriver

Md. Man Convicted in 2012 Slaying of D.C. Cabdriver

A 19-year-old man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a D.C. cabdriver three years Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: No Justice, No Peace

Sherwood's Notebook: No Justice, No Peace

At Mayor Muriel Bowser’s anti-crime meeting in Ward 8 last week, the mayor did two things. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
D.C. Firefighter Advances to 'American Ninja Warrior' Finals

D.C. Firefighter Advances to 'American Ninja Warrior' Finals

A D.C. firefighter is still in the running for $1 million after advancing to the final round of NBC's "American... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
D.C. Councilmember Gives Out Free Nats Tickets

D.C. Councilmember Gives Out Free Nats Tickets

A D.C. councilmember is offering residents in his Ward free tickets to Thursday night's Washington Nationals game. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Cardinals Beat Nationals 8-5

Cardinals Beat Nationals 8-5

The NL Central-leading Cardinals have won nine of 10 and lead the division by six games. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Mandel Lies in Repose at Maryland State House

Mandel Lies in Repose at Maryland State House

Gov. Larry Hogan and other Maryland officials will receive family members of former Gov. Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
VA Planning to Open Clinic in Montgomery Co.

VA Planning to Open Clinic in Montgomery Co.

Maryland elected officials say the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is considering opening an outpatient clinic... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
 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

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