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Sherwood's Notebook: Too Many Things to Fix!

Sherwood's Notebook: Too Many Things to Fix!

Taking a look around the region, an awful lot of stuff needs fixing. Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Md. Legislative Session Begins With Talk of Bipartisanship

Md. Legislative Session Begins With Talk of Bipartisanship

Gov.-elect Larry Hogan and leading Maryland lawmakers are starting this year's legislative session by emphasizing... Watch »

Jan 14, 2015
Congressman Sorry for Tweet Comparing Obama to Hitler

Congressman Sorry for Tweet Comparing Obama to Hitler

Texas' Republican Rep. Randy Weber apologized Tuesday for comparing President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler in a... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Republican Field for 2016 Race Taking Shape

Republican Field for 2016 Race Taking Shape

Carrie Dann, political writer for NBC News, discusses a recent surprise: Mitt Romney, and why he's being discussed... Watch »

Jan 13, 2015
Christie's State of the State Gets National Buzz Ahead of 2016

Christie's State of the State Gets National Buzz Ahead of 2016

As he eyes a presidential run, Gov. Chris Christie delivered a State of the State speech Tuesday aimed at defining... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
McDonnell Ordered to Prison Despite Appeal

McDonnell Ordered to Prison Despite Appeal

A judge has denied a request from former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell to remain free on bail during the appeal of his... Watch »

Jan 13, 2015
Ex-Va. Gov Ordered to Prison, Files Appeal

Ex-Va. Gov Ordered to Prison, Files Appeal

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell must report to federal prison Feb. 9 despite his appeal, a judge ruled Tuesday. Watch »

Jan 13, 2015
Va. Lawmaker Wins Election Amid Sex Scandal

Va. Lawmaker Wins Election Amid Sex Scandal

A state lawmaker who resigned his seat following a sex scandal involving a teenage employee won it back during a... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Gov.-Elect Hogan to Announce More Cabinet Posts

Gov.-Elect Hogan to Announce More Cabinet Posts

Gov.-elect Larry Hogan is announcing more cabinet appointments. Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Kamala Harris to Run for Boxer's Senate Seat

Kamala Harris to Run for Boxer's Senate Seat

California Attorney General Kamala Harris plans to run for retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer's seat in the Senate, making... Watch »

Jan 13, 2015
What Have We Learned About the Muslim Community in Paris?

What Have We Learned About the Muslim Community in Paris?

More than three million people took part in unity marches across France after last week's deadly attacks. Watch »

Jan 12, 2015
Feds Oppose Freedom of Former Va. Gov. McDonnell on Appeal

Feds Oppose Freedom of Former Va. Gov. McDonnell on Appeal

The government wants a federal judge to deny former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's request that he remain free while... Read »

Jan 9, 2015
Romney Is Mulling 2016 Run for President

Romney Is Mulling 2016 Run for President

Mitt Romney told donors Friday that he is considering a 2016 presidential run, NBC News has confirmed. Sources told... Read »

Jan 9, 2015
If You Can't Afford County, Don't Live Here: Md. Councilman

If You Can't Afford County, Don't Live Here: Md. Councilman

An Anne Arundel County councilman is standing by his comments that people shouldn't live in his jurisdiction if they... Read »

Jan 9, 2015
Another Kennedy Takes Office as Ted Jr. Joins Connecticut Senate

Another Kennedy Takes Office as Ted Jr. Joins Connecticut Senate

Ted Kennedy Jr. officially gained the title of Connecticut state senator Wednesday, becoming the newest member of... Read »

Jan 8, 2015
Lobbying Group Calling Out Lawmakers Over Pot Vote

Lobbying Group Calling Out Lawmakers Over Pot Vote

A lobbying group that supports full representation in Congress for residents of the nation's capital is calling out... Read »

Jan 8, 2015
Experts: McDonnell's 2-Year Sentence Good News for Wife

Experts: McDonnell's 2-Year Sentence Good News for Wife

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell asked a judge for mercy for his wife, as well as himself, before being sentenced... Read »

Jan 7, 2015
Christie Under Fire Due to Gifts From Cowboys Owner

Christie Under Fire Due to Gifts From Cowboys Owner

Critics of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are piling on after his office revealed that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry... Watch »

Jan 7, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: No Handcuffs Needed, Thank You!

Sherwood's Notebook: No Handcuffs Needed, Thank You!

Remember that time Muriel Bowser was in handcuffs? No, it wasn’t a city scandal that has slipped your mind. Read »

Jan 7, 2015
Democrat Kathleen Murphy Elected to Va. House of Delegates

Democrat Kathleen Murphy Elected to Va. House of Delegates

Democrat Kathleen Murphy was elected Tuesday to represent Virginia's 34th district. Read »

Jan 6, 2015
2014 Share the Warmth Coat Drive
Join us as we help families in our community stay warm this winter with the Share the Warmth Coat Drive. Read more
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