In addition to measures targeting D.C.’s version of the individual mandate under the Affordable Care Act, GOP lawmakers passed restrictions against using local funding to help low-income women obtain abortions, to commercialize recreational marijuana and to allow terminally ill patients to end their lives.
Jarrod Ramos has been charged with murder and attempted murder in the attack on a newsroom outside of Annapolis.
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We’ll have a mix of sun and clouds with highs in the mid- to upper 80s. Starting tomorrow, it’s increasingly muggy with occasional downpours possible.
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Tony Lewis Jr., son of D.C. kingpin Tony Lewis, poses for a portrait in an alleyway in Washington D.C. in August, 2013. (Brittany Greeson/The Washington Post)
Tony Lewis Jr., son of D.C. kingpin Tony Lewis, poses for a portrait in an alleyway in Washington D.C. in August, 2013. (Brittany Greeson/The Washington Post)
Tony Lewis Jr. thinks people should know what that phrase is about — and at its core, it is about why the entire city should care that a 10-year-old girl heading to get ice cream was shot and killed.
While Papa John’s will no longer be available at FedEx Field, the team will continue to partner with local Papa John’s franchisees. However, the team's new deal with Paisano's was made before embattled Papa John's founder John Schnatter admitted this month to using the n-word during a conference call.

The charges stem from a dispute involving someone he knows, police said.

Christopher Speights, 35, was sentenced to 30 years in prison in a Maryland child porn case.

Jarrod Ramos, 38, has been charged with murder, attempted murder in attack outside of Annapolis, Md.

A Reston-based artist volunteers, teaching inmates art and imparting coping skills.

Claude J. Church Jr., 23, was arrested and charged after a six-month investigation.

Amer Miller was one week away from his 18th birthday when he was fatally shot after a robbery in Md., police say

A spokeswoman for the news outlet said a houseguest answered the door and the journalist left a note without entering the premises.

"Catastrophic damage” was reported in Marshalltown, about 50 miles northeast of Des Moines.

The governor also said he would support a bill to keep guns out of the hands of minors.

The businessman lost to Democratic nominee Marc Elrich by 79 votes, according to results certified Monday.

The person came into contact with vibrio, a waterborne, flesh-eating bacterium.

The spending bill includes the most efforts to limit D.C.’s powers in a decade.

Rose Gross, 62, of Maryland, faces a likely sentence of 12 to 18 months.

Maryland’s Republican governor agreed to two televised debates. His Democratic challenger says more are needed.

Herring urges courts to ignore GOP request in redistricting case; control of House of Delegates at stake

Train operator reportedly blared horn started to apply brakes after noticing women on tracks

The new exhibit showcases the sly humor in nearly 100 prints and drawings spanning Leonardo to R. Crumb. 

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The National Air and Space Museum celebrates Mars for free on Friday.

Plus: "Queer Eye's" Jonathan Van Ness brings his podcast to the Bentzen Ball.

The fest celebrates all things humorous, including stand-up, sketch, improv, music and podcasts.

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