The decision was a dramatic win for the former governor, who lost a lower-court appeal.

Police union vote reveals 'no confidence' in Chief Lanier

In an online vote hosted by the the Fraternal Order of Police labor union, more that 1,100 officers expressed a lack of confidence in Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier's ability to keep residents safe in the District.

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Funeral arrangements for former Md. governor Mandel

Former Maryland governor Marvin Mandel, whose career ended with his conviction on mail fraud and racketeering charges, died at age 95 on Sunday. Mandel's body will lie in repose Wednesday at the Maryland State House.

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13-year-old girl shot in D.C. awake and talking

Family of 13-year-old Taije Chambliss say the teen is awake and alert after being shot on Sunday during a drive-by shooting in Southwest Washington. Police are searching for a blue sedan in connection with the incident.

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Children from poor or minority families are more likely to be frequently absent from class.

The 18-year-old, who had mounted flashing lights in his car, was caught by real police.

Principal Michael Doran died less than two weeks before the start of classes, one in a series of heartbreaks for the community.

Wilson High School’s Beacon newspaper staff wrote an editorial calling the policy “censorship.”

As of now, police do not consider the death of 13-month-old Paris Bena Hall a homicide.

The Warriors sophomore quarterback threw for nearly 300 yards in a narrow win at Martinsburg (W.Va.), and Anacostia played well in a road loss at Morgantown (W.Va.).

It's a decent evening and overnight, but get ready for a hot one tomorrow.

The cell phone lot at Dulles International Airport moves to a new location Tuesday, as the old lot is closed to make room for Silver Line construction. New signs will direct drivers to the lot near the intersection of Rudder Road and Autopilot Drive, across the street from the airport’s gas station, the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority said […]

Mandel, who served as Maryland governor from 1969 to 1979, died Sunday at age 95.

He created the hit “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream” franchises.

The flow carries entire tree trunks downstream in a dangerous and writhing mass of debris.

Cardiologist says older people, particularly women, should be aware that the bedroom is often the first place to detect early symptoms of heart disease.

Domestic violence victim and her baby had no place to stay, so one Md. cop paid for their hotel room.

His picks for campaign co-chairs show that he might not understand the battle ahead.

Three powerhouse hurricanes -- Kilo, Ignacio and Jimena -- are whirling elegantly across the Pacific Ocean this week.

The museum said its property manager kicked it out of its Chinatown location.

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