All the lawsuits claim that voters had been disenfranchised for various reasons; the first two were dismissed. Late Tuesday, the elections board decided to postpone a Wednesday meeting to certify results in the 28th District and in the adjacent 88th District.
With Danica Roem, Virginia’s first openly transgender elected official, soon to take her seat, the state House majority leader said lawmakers will be referred to as “delegate” rather than “gentleman” or “gentlewoman.”
New findings about the cause of a severe budget deficit in Oakland point in part to Antwan Wilson, whom Mayor Muriel Bowser selected nine months ago because he was a “proven manager” who brought fiscal stability to that district.
Brenda Shields, a Ward 8 ANC commissioner, believes Airbnb benefits landlords at the expense of residents. (Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post)
Brenda Shields, a Ward 8 ANC commissioner, believes Airbnb benefits landlords at the expense of residents. (Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post)
A bill that would limit and regulate short-term rentals has caused disputes across Washington as it grapples with redevelopment’s effect on neighborhoods, housing costs, and economic and racial demographics.
Rocklands Farm in Maryland shut down the conference when it learned that white nationalists were affiliated with the weekend event.

In quiet ways, new members seeking solace and social action have changed churches. And the churches have changed them.

A man was critically wounded in the Mount Vernon area.

The officer said he feared the plaintiff was going to pull a knife on him. The plaintiff said he was cooperating fully.

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Julian Craig testified against politically connected firm before the D.C. Council.

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Additional materials are allowing students to see history from the perspective of those who’ve often been left out.

Convicted double murderer Joseph M. Giarratano was granted parole.

The Senate Appropriations Committee are proposing to cut a quarter of the funding for a program that helps District of Columbia residents cover the cost of college.

Any rain mostly falls while it's dark. It won't amount to much.

The incident occurred about 3:45 p.m. near Ballou High School in Southeast Washington.

Two immigrants have filed a lawsuit over the DACA program in federal court in Virginia.

Experts recommend leaving early and traveling on Thanksgiving Day to avoid the rush.

The country as a whole will have fair weather, but there are a few rough spots in the forecast this week.

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Two men came up from behind, hit woman in the head, police said.

On Friday, the girls were listed as endangered. The reason was not disclosed.

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Three days after Park Police shot a still unidentified man, no information has been released about why he was shot or even who is doing the investigation.

Today is the warm day ahead of the next cold front, and it's the highest potential for some low 60s.

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