Jamyra Gallmon faces between 18 and 25 years in prison for Feb. 9 killing of David Messerschmitt.
Legislators rejected a larger increase that the county executive wanted to improve schools.
The violence included a freeway shooting and the slaying of a woman outside her apartment building.
GIRLS’ LACROSSE | Caroline Wakefield powers Centreville past W.T. Woodson and into the 6A North region semifinals; Balanced Robinson rolls against McLean.
For the second consecutive year, the National Spelling Bee crowned co-champions.
BOYS’ LACROSSE | The Saxons and their friend “Cindy” will play another day after topping Westfield; Robinson, Battlefield and Chantilly also advance to the 6A North region semis.
The missing girl’s name wasn’t mentioned, but her fate was surely on the minds of city leaders this week.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe, who hosted more than 50 ambassadors recently, has quietly courted dozens more.
“Unbearable congestion” forecast for six-to-nine-month closure of part of two lanes; buses also are barred.
Maureen McDonnell’s appeal is very similar to that of her husband, ex-Virginia governor Robert McDonnell.
A man is dead and another injured after a gunman opened fire on an SUV on the Anacostia Freeway in Southwest Washington. Initially, police said the shooting may have been the result of road rage, but they think now the SUV may have been targeted.
A roundup of news from across the Washington region.
Jamyra Gallmon, 21, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder on Thursday in the killing of D.C. lawyer David Messerschmitt in a room at the Donovan hotel in Logan Circle in February. Gallmon's alleged girlfriend also pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiracy to commit robbery for her involvement in events leading to the murder.
Prince George’s County Council voted 6-3 on Thursday in favor of a budget that would raise the property tax rate by 4 percent, this comes after they rejected a proposal by County Executive Rushern L. Baker III asking for a 15 percent increase.
Activities are already common in some schools, but not systemwide.
The allegations of FIFA corruption did not surprise many in the Washington-area youth-sports community.
Paper tests for more than 260 students at a Loudoun County high school were lost in transit.
The National Park Service will close both curbside lanes and four feet of the adjoining sidewalk across the drawbridge of the Arlington Memorial Bridge prior to Friday morning’s rush hour.
The fliers, first reported Wednesday in Chevy Chase, have also turned up in D.C. and Alexandria.
Mr. King and his brother made King World Productions an industry leader.