At least eight others were injured in shootings during a night when Lanier flooded the streets with police.

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 29: Sharon Johnson, 63, mother of homicide victim Omoni Johnson is comforted by family and friends as she sits in the spot on the 4900 block of B St. SE where her son was shot on Friday evening. Omani Johnson, 26, and Shaheed James, 21, were fatally shot and a third victim, an adult male, was transported to local hospital and expected to survive. The group is seen on Saturday, August 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post)

Graduation Academy aims to get potential drop-outs to the finish line in the summertime.

Officials are trying to determine why sidewalks are deteriorating in Montgomery, D.C. and elsewhere.

Virginia State Police Trooper Pamela Neff was the first to spot the car of the shooter, Vester L. Flanagan II.


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The Manassas restaurant, which reopened last month, hopes to have a grand opening this fall.

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A symbol of D.C.’s renaissance, Shaw contends with a spate of mayhem, and residents are puzzled.

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We're about to turn the page to September, but Mother Nature's not ready to give up on summer just yet!

Miami should feel pretty at home with today's weather at Nats park.

“Supermoon” shines Saturday night, where it wasn’t cloudy; Sunday night should also be pretty “super.”

Thousands of young adults have flooded into the suburb in the past seven years, changing its look.

Mustangs turn up the pace as QB Ramar Williams throws for 278 yards and five TDs in 48-22 romp.

Ms. Sivard was a foremost authority on how nations allocate resources for defense and other needs.

He “disliked intensely” the Hollywood film “because there were no motorbikes ... and the Americans weren’t there.”

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A teenage boy was arrested for possessing a BB gun during Friday’s football game, which was halted for 20 minutes because of multiple fights in the stands and outside the stadium.

Police say they are still looking for the car that struck Sandra Luna as she crossed the street the night of July 15.

Private-sector and civic leaders urge governments to craft a plan to cope with historic budget cutbacks.

In a lawsuit over solitary confinement, the state revealed its prisoners slated to die have been given more rec time and visitation privileges.

In order to combat a recent spike in violence, the District is increasing police visibility around the city for the weekend. Some say the changes to officers' schedules that come with such measures reduce effectiveness.

One Prince George's County officer is being recognized for going out of his way to help a mother, who said she was fleeing an abusive home, and her child.

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