Here are our picks for the top local stories to start your day:
Chuck Brown battling pneumonia. D.C.’s legendary Godfather of Go-Go has been hospitalized for two months, leading to speculation about his health, including some Twitter-spawned, incorrect rumors of his death.
Same-sex marriage faces test in Maryland. Backers of the unions have been prevailing in state legislatures and courts — but not at the ballot box.
Woman charged in road-rage death. The 32-year-old Fairfax woman was arrested Monday night and charged with felony hit and run.
Coming up on PostLocal:
— The Nationals face off against the Pirates in Pittsburgh at 7:05 p.m.