Severe thunderstorm watch canceled for D.C. metro

The watch includes Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince George's, and Calvert counties, the District and points north, including Baltimore.

Area covered by Severe Thunderstorm Watch (National Weather Service)

Va. ponders a new sort of prisoner swap

A logistical switch with incoming and outgoing state prison inmates could reduce recidivism, advocates say.

Challenger to Va. House speaker sues state over absentee ballot issue

The June 9 primary pits speaker Howell against Stimpson, a former Stafford County supervisor.

Meet a man with a message for dog owners: Pick up the poop

California dog-walker and songwriter addresses poop-law scofflaws.

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Loudoun County makes plans to add varsity field hockey teams in 2016

In passing two measures, Loudoun County’s school board changes the system by which it recognizes sports and it approves field hockey.

Prince George’s Baker gives up on raising property taxes 15 percent

Facing strong opposition, embattled leader urges council to approve a smaller boost in schools funding.

Taco Choco alert: new strawberry version available Thursday at Paisley Fig

In celebration of summer, Paisley Fig is offering a seasonal variety of its beloved "Toco Choco." Starting Thursday after 5 p.m., the bakery is releasing approximately 25 tacos stuffed with roasted strawberry gelato.

PM Update: Slight chance of showers this evening; Repeat performance Thursday

Thursday brings a chance to see our fourth 90 degree-day so far this year. Hooray?

Jim Webb’s Iowa director resigns

The possible candidate, not known for a conventional political operation, has lost his second Iowa operative.

Free art might be waiting for you somewhere around D.C.

Artists are hiding jewelry, miniature decorative boxes, paintings and other delightful surprises.

Alexandria and Arlington crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Alexandria and Arlington.

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Alexandria-Arlington community calendar, May 28-June 4, 2015

Attics and Alleys walking tour, Lafayette in Alexandria programs, concerts and lectures.

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NTSB releases agenda for hearings into fatal Metro smoke incident

The public hearings will examine Metro's infrastructure, emergency response efforts and its organizational culture.

Winning cartoon from ‘draw Muhammad’ contest could end up in Metro stations, on buses

The organizer of a contest that offered a $10,000 prize to the best cartoon depicting the prophet Muhammad, is now pushing to have the winning entry displayed in Metro stations and on buses around the D.C. region.

Severe thunderstorm watch canceled for D.C. metro

The watch includes Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince George's, and Calvert counties, the District and points north, including Baltimore.

Surveillance camera captures wicked little tornado in Ohio (Video)

The video and damage reports serve as a reminder that you really don't want to be caught in a tornado, no matter how "weak" it might be.

Black bears sighted in McLean

The reports were the first of the season and are common for this time of year.

Prince George’s County home sales

A list of residential real estate transactions in Prince George’s County.

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Prince George’s County crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Prince George’s County, Greenbelt, Hyattsville and Laurel.

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