(Jose Luis Magana)
(Jose Luis Magana)

Maryland makes headway in helping people with student loan debt purchase homes

The Maryland SmartBuy program has helped home buyers retire $7 million in student loans.
Restaurant Review

Queen’s English brings Hong Kong’s sizzle to Columbia Heights

Sara Thompson and Henji Cheung pack charm and flavor into their diminutive restaurant — and they’ve begun taking reservations.

Attorneys to fight over tax records of accused Capital Gazette shooter

Prosecutors are seeking financial documents to counter assertions from Jarrod Ramos’s defense team that a “mental disorder” absolves him of criminal responsibility for the rampage.

Police say Gene Pasay, 30, of Silver Spring abused the students at a Gaithersburg art center.

All 140 seats in the legislature are on the ballot this fall, with control of the General Assembly at stake.

Police said Yohannes Gebreyesus, 36, is accused of assaulting a woman and stealing her credit cards.

It feels like 100 to 105 this afternoon before any storms develop, and a heat advisory is in effect.

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Heat index values could hit 105 degrees.

Mr. Tucker, 95, a former D.C. Urban League chief, was called an “exceptional figure in D.C. history.”

He was a founder of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington.

No injuries are reported.

Tuesday’s protest was the latest in a national mobilization of Jews and immigration allies.

Heather Ehle founded Project Sanctuary after listening to veterans of the 1991 Gulf War discuss their anguish as she volunteered at a free health clinic. “I kept thinking, ‘Why are they not getting care? Why are we not taking care of our vets?’ ”

Temperatures in the Washington area could exceed 100 this weekend.

Auditors said deficiencies in the State Department of Education computer system put individuals at risk of identity theft.

Reps. Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows said they want to determine whether the investigation was “a whitewash.”

He revived the agency during his 31 / 2 years as a fiercely independent-minded commissioner.

  • Perspective

Drum roll, please: Custom snare drums celebrate the District and Maryland.

Overnight low temperatures may remain above 80 in the city.

Lakeith Stanfield of “Sorry to Bother You” and “Get Out” is set to star.

Two people, including the gunman, died and a longtime Baltimore police sergeant was seriously hurt.

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