Around 2 p.m the casino had reached capacity and patrons were only being allowed in as others left.

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Precipitation tonight could briefly start as a wintry mix, before changing to all rain.

Fires in Fairfax, Prince George’s Counties.

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“The fire is under control but firefighters continue to be on the scene,” a statement said.

His book “The First Casualty” explored mythmaking by war correspondents and propagandists.

In Maryland, which is losing its lone female senator and representative come January, new efforts to push Democratic women into office.

Giving away the style of gun used in several mass shootings, candidate Corey Stewart says he “will never compromise on your God-given right to keep and bear arms.”

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Witnesses said they saw Charles Caldwell hit two cars and fail a sobriety test near the MGM casino.

Hundreds urge continued support for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.

Philip J. Hirschkop represented Mildred and Richard Loving in the landmark 1967 Supreme Court case that legalized interracial marriages.

Someone canceled the ambulance before paramedics arrived, Md. authorities say.

Fiorina’s remarks came as she endorsed Ed Gillespie for Virginia governor

Most spots drop below freezing again tonight. Mostly cloudy but dry Sunday.

At the Children’s Rally for Kindness, kids and parents tell Trump, ‘Don’t be a bully.’

Hundreds have rented rooms for years, but the upcoming inauguration and legislative session prompted the County Board to act.

If Metrorail doesn’t get more maintenance overnights, then it will get more during days.

Here’s how The Washington Post Helping Hand charities got their starts.

Helicopter — on way from Joint Base Andrews to . . . somewhere — lands in Arlington, Va., surprising local residents.

He turned such topics as Cold War politics into dramatic and absorbing narratives.

Suspect had been held as person of interest in slaying of Breyona Evans, who police believe was not the intended target of the shooting.

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