Ten people have been killed in the District since Sept. 21, police say.
Paul Kihn, an education consultant, will succeed Jennifer Niles, who resigned in February after allegations surfaced that she helped the school system's chancellor skirt the lottery to attend a desirable school.
The hole is in the 3500 block of 6th Street SE, a few blocks from Ballou High School.
A bicyclist rides past the Washington Moniument in 2011.(Matt McClain/The Washington Post/File)
A bicyclist rides past the Washington Moniument in 2011.(Matt McClain/The Washington Post/File)
Police are searching for the driver of a dark-colored sedan they say ran a red light.
Police are looking for a white Chrysler 300 that was believed to be involved in the incident.

Officials said the person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Warner and Kaine suggest Patricia Giles or David Novak for the seat being vacated by Henry Hudson.

“I love the rush and the speed,” said Naqui, 34, who lost most of her vision in her mid-20s.

Another muddy day with warmer temperatures and high humidity. The weekend is aiming to offer much better weather.

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Authorities trying to find how it occurred.

FBI issues new statement in 1984 case.

Girl, 7, was in a hammock that was tied to the tree, authorities say.

The units burned on Wednesday, but Raymond Holton said he did not know about the blaze.

The Northam administration calls it a short-term fix for a problem rooted in climate change.

Republican Corey Stewart, far behind Sen. Tim Kaine (D) in the Virginia Senate race, pledged to introduce a bill banning diversity policies that some Asian activists say hurt their community.

Police said there may be other victims.

The lone debate between Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) and Ben Jealous (D) clearly displayed their differences.

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What lies beneath: milk bottles, liquor bottles, baby carriages and bone fragments.

The venomous snake, the herpetological equivalent of conjoined twins, was examined by wildlife agency experts.

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When police are involved in a shooting, the details typically aren't released for days or weeks or more. In Prince George's County, the chief provided a full timeline -- and an apology -- in less than 24 hours.

No motive is given for the Baltimore County incident.

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