At a DNC meeting, Martin O’Malley described debate rules as “rigged,” and Sen. Bernie Sanders urged the rejection of the political status quo.
Although the former Florida governor is sliding in the polls, dozens of party establishment figures have endorsed him.
A tribute to slain journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward outside their TV station. (Reuters)
Vester Flanagan's suicide manifesto blamed a series of tormentors, but former supervisors said he was self-absorbed and prone to intense overreactions.
At least seven people were shot and wounded Friday night, two critically, in violence across D.C.
The complaint, filed against the contractors who designed, built and inspected the Silver Spring center, says that their "collective failure" led to five years of delays and $50 million in cost overruns.
About 24 hours before he was expected to start against the Ravens, Washington's quarterback was ruled out in the wake of last week’s concussion.
Lawrence Joynes, who pleaded guilty to placing 14 young children in sexual poses and making videos of them, apologized for betraying the victims’ trust.
Police say Kassahun Abebe Edo had just attended a friend's wedding when he stopped to watch a street fight and was attacked without provocation.
The incident forced Metro to close two downtown stations, leaving tens of thousands of riders scrambling for alternatives.
The Washington right-hander gave up a pair of home runs as the Nats dropped the first game of the series against Miami.
He joined the growing calls for Europe to revamp a dysfunctional asylum system as the influx grows.
A Houston-area manhunt was underway after the officer was approached from behind and shot multiple times.
A man with a fake Turkish passport and bomb-making materials is held in connection with the deadly incident two weeks ago.
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Owen Labrie, 19, was found guilty of misdemeanor sex charges involving a 15-year-old girl at New Hampshire's St. Paul's School. 
An appeals court ruled that protesters do not have a right to congregate on the plaza in front of the court, reversing a ruling two years ago by a lower court.
Her parents are fighting for a treatment for her severe epilepsy, but in a country scarred by drug violence, opposition to legalization is as staunch as ever.
Along a block near the levees in the Lower Ninth Ward, some residents are determined to carry on the musical heritage of New Orleans.
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