More than 200 protesters demanding that President Obama stop the Keystone XL pipeline extension were arrested Sunday at the White House.
“Changing the Face of a County: The Wayne K. Curry Story,” an exhibit celebrating the 20th anniversary of the election of Curry to the office of Prince George’s County executive, opened this week in Fort Washington.
Zane, the renowned Prince George’s County author who has sold millions of steamy novels, has been chased for years by creditors, including the IRS and the state of Maryland.
In New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio called Hoffman a quintessential New Yorker.
Despite selling millions of books, the Prince George’s author owes nearly $900,000 in federal and state taxes.
After her story ran in The Washington Post, Ring 10, a nonprofit foundation that helps boxers “who have fallen on hard times,” reached out to her.
Police found him dead in his Manhattan apartment; drug overdose is suspected cause.
The restaurant, like the county, has a discriminatory past but is now owned by a black man and welcomes all.
Germantown residents Zakieya L. Avery, 28, and Monifa Sanford, 21, are both charged with murder.
Harry Belafonte Challenges Phi Beta Sigma to join movement to end violence against women.
Jake Schellenschlager’s family says media attention has been “awesome,” if overwhelming.
Fellow powerlifters are impressed, but pediatricians worry about the sport’s effect on developing bodies.
The residents allege they are being evicted illegally, but the owners deny that claim.
The elementary school students visiting the farm in Accokeek learned about the impact of humans on the Earth’s environment.
Students milk a cow, gather eggs and feed pigs at Hard Bargain Farm, making connections with nature.
She is a Hollywood star, and yet, she explains, she is a woman still working on her own issues and using her stardom to help other women.
The event honored County Executive Rushern L. Baker III and raised funds for the National Alzheimer’s Association.
‘He no longer belongs to us; he belongs to the ages,’ Obama says in remarks for former South African leader.
The Caribbean American Heritage Awards celebrates the contributions Caribbean immigrants have made to the United States.
DeNeen L. Brown is an award-winning staff writer at The Washington Post.
Brown has covered night police, education, courts, politics and culture. She has written about the black middle class, poverty, the homeless, arts and gentrification. As a foreign correspondent, DeNeen Brown traveled throughout the Arctic to write about climate change and indigenous populations.
In 2006, DeNeen Brown won First Place in Narrative Features in the American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors’ Excellence-in-Feature-Writing Contest. DeNeen Brown won the 1999 Award for Non-Deadline Writing by the American Society of Newspaper Editors.