The measure would require police to seize guns while enforcing protective orders in domestic disputes, a provision known as a “red flag law” that is gaining popularity nationwide.
After four years at the helm of Frederick Community College, Elizabeth Burmaster is at the center of a simmering dispute.
Capital Weather Gang
The December Deluge is just about over, but a round of blustery winds on Monday will remind us winter is officially just days away.
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Seventh- and eighth-graders at Walt Whitman Middle School entertain themselves while waiting for snacks after classes. (Katherine Frey/The Post)
Seventh- and eighth-graders at Walt Whitman Middle School entertain themselves while waiting for snacks after classes. (Katherine Frey/The Post)
Walt Whitman Middle School became the first community school in Fairfax County in October, adopting a concept that imagines schoolhouses as nerve centers where students and families can also seek health and social services.
The French Embassy’s annual holiday party was the talk of the town.

After widespread amounts of 3 to 4 inches, the rain should end by this evening.

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Police said Curtis Davis was fatally shot in the 1100 block of 1st Street NW.

It was 1872 and the commander-in-chief kept riding his horse too fast through the streets of Washington.

Area residents show resourcefulness, resentment at another rainy day.

Emily Butler was found dead in her cell from apparent suicide in November 2017.

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Mr. Conklin’s design of the Navy Memorial on Pennsylvania Avenue helped revive the Penn Quarter neighborhood.

East of the Anacostia River “a lot of folks . . . are not even aware of these scooters”

An unprecedented series of heavy rain events helped make history.

Avoid driving routes near creeks and streams, which are overflowing in some areas.

Some said the new name lacks imagination.

The polarizing figure announced his retreat as Republicans pondered how to end a losing streak.

The youngster lost by a single vote. Here's what Hillary Clinton told her.

The man who has not yet been identified, was found Saturday with trauma to his upper body.

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Stephen Benson knows what it’s like to wield, and wear, handcuffs.

Shooting was in Anne Aroundel County, Md.

ODU economists find five straight quarters of growth for Virginia, but warn that federal deficits and dysfunction are a threat.

Incident occurs near bus stop in Darnestown.

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