Va. will consider standardized testing earlier in student’s academic careers and a new law delays a trial in the killing of a Md. correctional officer. These are the morning headlines from around the region.


Va. tops region in slashing impaired-driving crashes


Va. to consider earlier standardized testing

Arlington considers future of its last dairy farm


Two homes badly damaged in Montgomery County fires


D.C. under ‘constant threat from al-Qaida’

Baltimore Sun

New death penalty law, appeals delay trials in killing of correctional officer