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Protesters, police clash in Baltimore; at least seven officers are injured

(Jabin Botsford / The Washington Post)

The new confrontations occur as rival gangs are said to have entered into a partnership to “take out” law enforcement.

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    Where to watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

    Where to watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

    Don’t want to spring for pay-per-view? Bars around the area are showing the most anticipated boxing match in recent memory.

    Morgan Egloff’s big day leads Landon to IAC golf championship

    Morgan Egloff’s big day leads Landon to IAC golf championship

    GOLF | Senior Morgan Egloff’s shoots 67 to earn his first individual IAC title and power the Bears to the team championship.

    Clouds depart tonight, beautiful on Tuesday; Record low Utah snow

    Clouds depart tonight, beautiful on Tuesday; Record low Utah snow

    Clouds filled the sky today as a storm continues to spin to our northeast. It moves away tomorrow, setting the stage for a winner.

    Dine out and help Nepal with these local fundraisers

    Dine out and help Nepal with these local fundraisers

    Restaurants are donating profits to aid disaster relief.

    National charter schools advocate wants Hogan to veto charter bill

    National charter schools advocate wants Hogan to veto charter bill

    Says watered-down bill does not go far enough to increase the number of charters schools in Maryland.

    Harvey Miller, a leader in bankruptcy law, dies at 82

    Mr. Miller represented Lehman Brothers Holdings in the biggest collapse in U.S. history.

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    Protesters clash with Baltimore police

    Protesters clash with Baltimore police

    Protesters hurled rocks at police in riot gear in Baltimore after the funeral for 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who died in police custody.

    After the storm: Surviving the April 2011 Tuscaloosa tornado disaster

    After the storm: Surviving the April 2011 Tuscaloosa tornado disaster

    In a powerful interactive project, one tornado survivor relives the days that changed his life and his town forever.

    Don Mankiewicz, Oscar-nominated screenwriter, dies at 93

    Mr. Mankiewicz helped create the television shows “Marcus Welby, M.D.” and “Ironside.”

    Images from Baltimore: Police injured in protests

    Images from Baltimore: Police injured in protests

    These images were posted to social media on Monday as tension escalated in the city.

    Pope Francis will celebrate outdoor Mass at Catholic University

    Pope Francis will celebrate outdoor Mass at Catholic University

    He will canonize the 18th-century missionary Junipero Serra during the Mass in Washington.

    Coastal storm may soak or just skirt D.C. area later this week

    Coastal storm may soak or just skirt D.C. area later this week

    A storm will either come up the East Coast or drift out to sea later this week. The D.C. area could get drenched or a mere graze.

    FBI employee fatally shot in Stafford County

    Antoine Gray Johnson, 26, of Upper Marlboro, who was arrested in the shooting, knew the victim, sheriff's office officials say.

    And the Potomac Yard Metro station site will be…

    And the Potomac Yard Metro station site will be…

    Staff have made a recommendation that the City Council will vote on next month.

    Silver Line is over budget and behind schedule

    Silver Line is over budget and behind schedule

    MWAA officials say passenger service on the rail line may not begin until 2020.

    California nonprofit group seeks to become ‘AARP for kids’

    California nonprofit group seeks to become ‘AARP for kids’

    Common Sense Media, known for reviewing children’s TV shows and video games, has a bigger vision.

    Van Hollen to Hogan: ‘Do the right thing’ on schools funding

    Van Hollen to Hogan: ‘Do the right thing’ on schools funding

    Joined by most of the Montgomery legislative delegation, he asks the governor to use $68 million set aside.

    Firetruck crashes on the way to call in Prince George’s County

    Firetruck crashes on the way to call in Prince George’s County

    Nine firefighters injured in two, separate incidents over the weekend as they responded to calls.

    A former disc jockey, pet sitter and journalist becomes Teacher of the Year

    A former disc jockey, pet sitter and journalist becomes Teacher of the Year

    Shanna Peeples became a teacher to create a safe place and “small successes” for kids.

    Gusty storms, possible tornado blitz New Orleans region: Train blown off track

    Gusty storms, possible tornado blitz New Orleans region: Train blown off track

    An intense line of storms blasted through New Orleans with damaging winds and a possible tornado.

    ‘Another life gone’: Hundreds gather for Freddie Gray funeral in Baltimore

    ‘Another life gone’: Hundreds gather for Freddie Gray funeral in Baltimore

    Many who came to the church never knew Gray, but said they wanted to show outrage at how he died.

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    69-year-old man assaulted at Metro station

    69-year-old man assaulted at Metro station

    Metro Transit Police say they are looking for a man who is shown in a surveillance video punching another man at the Eastern Market Metro station.

    When your child is trapped in earthquake-ravaged Nepal

    When your child is trapped in earthquake-ravaged Nepal

    A Bethesda couple has no immediate way of getting out of Nepal.

    Social media mourns #FreddieGray during funeral service

    Social media mourns #FreddieGray during funeral service

    “The casket is closed, but the feeling in the room is that this is far from over.“

    Alleged abduction in Fairfax turns out to be false, police say

    Police had said earlier that a man allegedly grabbed a boy and tried to take him away from the front of a school.

    W. Bartoszewski, resistance fighter and Polish foreign minister, dies at 93

    W. Bartoszewski, resistance fighter and Polish foreign minister, dies at 93

    Mr. Bartoszewski was a prisoner at Auschwitz and later was an enemy of the postwar communist regime.

    Police: Man found dead on golf course was trying to free car stuck in the mud

    Engine of car driven by Frank Bartee, 70, caught fire; his family reported him missing the day before.

    Sid Tepper, prolific songwriter for Elvis Presley and other hitmakers, dies

    Sid Tepper, prolific songwriter for Elvis Presley and other hitmakers, dies

    Mr. Tepper also co-wrote the 1948 hit “Red Roses for a Blue Lady.”

    Photos: After Saturday night showers, Sunday sunshine casts light on flowers

    Photos: After Saturday night showers, Sunday sunshine casts light on flowers

    The blend of deep blue skies and fair weather cumulus made for the perfect backdrop for flower photography.

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    John Kelly

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    Courtland Milloy

    Courtland Milloy

    After videos of men who died after police encounters surfaced, trust has eroded — and that hurts everyone.

    Petula Dvorak

    Petula Dvorak

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    Petula Dvorak

    Florida mailman is part of a wave of homegrown, daffy, sometimes troubled activists descending on D.C.

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    Protests in Baltimore flare up after Freddie Gray’s funeral

    Rocks and other objects were thrown at officers who confronted small groups of protesters outside a shopping mall in the Northwest section of Baltimore, officials reported.

    Paying tribute at Freddie Gray’s funeral in Baltimore

    Mourners remembered Gray, the black man whose death in police custody has sparked days of protests.

    Baltimore protests take confrontational turn

    The city became the new center of demonstrations over police actions after a man’s death.

    Flower power

    Leesburg’s 25th annual Flower and Garden Festival draws 30,000.

    One poignant funeral for eight who died together

    Hundreds on Maryland’s Eastern Shore mourn a father and his seven children, all killed in a carbon monoxide accident.

    Big pitch for McLean boy hurt in sledding accident

    Bensten Schone, 6, was critically injured in a sledding accident in January.

    The secret lives of bees

    The Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy’s “Native Bees” program gives nature lovers a closer look at the pollinators.

    A parade for D.C.’s Emancipation Day

    It marks the 153rd anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Washington.

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