The region has almost all the necessary attributes, but tensions among jurisdictions pose a threat.
Memorials and open-air parks will remain open for the duration of the shutdown. But those sites will not be staffed, meaning that some amenities — such as visitors’ centers and bathrooms — will be closed.
The long-delayed marketing campaign trumpets the name of Rushern L. Baker III, the county executive who will leave office at year’s end.
The Women’s March on Washington was one of many such demonstrations across the nation. (Salwan Georges/The Post)
The Women’s March on Washington was one of many such demonstrations across the nation. (Salwan Georges/The Post)
Thousands of demonstrators gathered on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and lined the Reflecting Pool to rally for women’s rights, urge women to run for public office and call on citizens to fully engage on many issues.
The two flagpole climbers and four others were charged with failure to obey a lawful order after they were given three warnings to disperse. Union Station was also evacuated during the demonstration after a fire alarm went off.

Foot is partly decomposed.

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Saturday’s high temperature was 63 degrees at Reagan National Airport.

Victim is hit on Benning Road.

The youth was arrested after a pursuit that ended in Southeast Washington.

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Lyttonsville residents say the crossing is critical to their African American history.

This weekend is smooth sailing when it comes to weather. We could use some rain, though.

Apparent recording in store is alleged.

The Health Committee chairman wanted subpoena power but lacked the support of colleagues to get it.

The mayor wants a clean start as homicides continue at a troubling pace.

The couple had concerns that the 17-year-old was a neo-Nazi, friends and relatives have said.

Residents, local governments prepare for missed paychecks, shuttered federal buildings and lots of uncertainty.

Utility customers could see millions in refunds, but Dominion would get new concessions

Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill was killed while trying to serve a warrant in Harrisburg.

Investigators think the woman was assaulted by an acquaintance before her arrest.

“My daughter did not choose to be the face of mental illness,” her mother said.

Citing the “environmental and economic importance of the Atlantic Ocean,” a bipartisan group of governors asks to be exempt — like Florida — from drilling.

The soulful crooner is staging his first-ever collaboration with a full orchestra this weekend.

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