Local journalist among 6 killed in 6 days across District of Columbia

The violence included a freeway shooting and the slaying of a woman outside her apartment building.

Pr. George’s Council approves budget that would raise property taxes

Legislators rejected a larger increase that the county executive wanted to improve schools.

Walter Byers, architect of the modern NCAA, dies at 93

Mr. Byers led the collegiate athletic association for 36 years, guiding it to unprecedented wealth and influence.

Washington Monument remains closed on Friday

Elevator problem forces Washington Monument to remain closed for second day.

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Some road closures possible due to water main break near Union Station in D.C.

Water main break near Union Station. Some streets closed at times on Friday.

Traffic, transit tips for the weekend

The hot, humid weekend will feature many summery events, but no big traffic-disrupter. Watch that Metrorail schedule, though.

Delays remain on Metro’s Yellow and Green lines

Earlier, trains were sharing a track on the Green and Yellow lines because of a disabled train at the Mt. Vernon Square stop.

F Street NW in DC reopens after report of suspicious package

A suspicious package closed part of F Street in Northwest Washington.

Virginia open houses May 30-31

A list of properties in Virginia that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.

D.C. open houses May 30-31

A list of properties in the District that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.

Maryland open houses May 30-31

A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.

Why is it so hard to interview women in film?

I think it’s unfair that Zoe Saldana is the only woman of color I can remember interviewing for a blockbuster. Ever.

Guess the D.C. restaurant … emojis edition!

Using emojis, we created these puzzles that spell out well-known restaurants in the D.C. area. How many can you guess?

Maryland’s Emerson beckons with nature

WHERE WE LIVE | The community in North Laurel is inspired by an iconic author but lacks close retail options.

Alexandria courthouse closed Friday

Alexandria courthouse closed because of electrical problem. Not clear when it will reopen.

Whimsical details abound in English Tudor manor on Severn River

HOUSE OF THE WEEK | The home is considered one of Maryland's grandest, early-20th-century abodes.

D.C. area forecast: Muggy warmth and scattered storms through weekend; cooler next week

Warmth, mugginess and storm chances continue until a Sunday cold front cools us off for next week. Though it may remain unsettled.

What a difference a decade makes, says a longtime cyclist

He’s noticed that drivers are showing more respect for bicycles and wants to thank them.

Can you spell co-champions? National Spelling Bee ends in tie.

One winner was from Kansas, the other from Missouri. It marked the fifth time that two champs were crowned.

Local journalist among 6 killed in 6 days across District of Columbia

The violence included a freeway shooting and the slaying of a woman outside her apartment building.

Centreville, Robinson advance to Va. 6A North region girls’ lacrosse semifinals

GIRLS’ LACROSSE | Caroline Wakefield powers Centreville past W.T. Woodson and into the 6A North region semifinals; Balanced Robinson rolls against McLean.

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