A wooly pest is threatening Md.’s evergreens. A major fraud is alleged at the NSA and D.C. may not be prepared enough for a future terrorist attack. These are the morning headlines from around the region.


Prescription drug abuse surging among youths

Local officials worried about region’s capabilities during a terrorist attack

Kaine, Allen agree on one thing: Dulles Rail

Metro GM reorganizes top staff

April housing sales waver but are still strong


DCPS to hold job fair for ‘excessed’ teachers


‘Smarter’ facility being built to treat war wounded

Baltimore Sun

State battles woolly pest to save evergreens

Family charged with defrauding NSA of almost $1.5 million