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‘Are you familiar with antifa?’ How to choose an impartial jury when white supremacists are on trial.

Potential jurors for the Charlottesville Unite the Right federal civil trial were questioned on their views on antifa, Black Lives Matter, racism and antisemitism.

Montgomery County weighs guaranteed income pilot, which would give recurring cash payments to 300 families

The proposal calls for $800 in monthly payments to low-income households with no strings attached.
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More tasty tales from the front lines of airport security

It seems like plenty of food products look like explosives under the X-ray machine’s gaze.

PM Update: Chilly wind and a passing shower tonight ahead of a milder Wednesday

Clouds are numerous tonight, but we'll see a good deal of sun Wednesday.

Ex-Georgetown tennis coach pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

Gordon Ernst, accused of taking more than $2.7 million in bribes, faces up to four years in prison.

Fifth-grader in Maryland dies after sudden medical emergency in classroom

School officials said they have no information on what caused the severe distress.

D.C.-area forecast: A windy, unsettled Tuesday, nicer midweek, then stormy Friday

Clearing on Sunday should come in time for trick-or-treating.
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Police arrest Landover man in slaying

The victim was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital Oct. 6.

Mother, daughter charged in fatal stabbing of mom’s boyfriend in Maryland

Cheryl and Jasmine Wright were charged in the slaying, police said.

Man charged in fatal shooting of food delivery man in Prince George’s

Driver Noel Njoku was a DoorDash driver when he was killed.

Man killed when motorcycle, bus collide, authorities say

Bus driver also injured, according to Metro.

PM Update: Heavy rain this evening could cause flooding after record high temperatures

Some spots will see a good deal of rain this evening. It will be windy and much cooler Tuesday.

Woman killed in double shooting, D.C. police say

Man was wounded in shooting on G Street SE, accordig to police.

Prosecutors move forward on one of two murder charges filed by D.C. police against suspect

The killings occurred Saturday in Southeast Washington and last year in Upper Northwest.

Virginia’s redistricting commission’s failure to transcend partisanship has lessons for other states, critics say

The commission failed to deliver any state House or Senate maps and appears unlikely to agree on a congressional map.

Fight over teaching ‘Beloved’ book in schools becomes hot topic in Virginia governor’s race

Republican Glenn Youngkin charged that Democrat Terry McAuliffe isn’t allowing parental choice in reading materials; McAuliffe said Youngkin was using children as “political pawns.”

Men accused of plotting ‘race war’ may be sentenced as domestic terrorists, judge rules

The designation means the men, sent to be sentenced Thursday in Maryland, are eligible for harsher sentences

Maryland oyster industry hoping for rebound as new season begins

The latest figures show a strong population of market-size bivalves in the Chesapeake Bay.
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In case at center of political firestorm, judge finds teen committed sexual assault in Virginia school bathroom

The teen’s case has generated anger among parents and become an issue in the Virginia governor’s race.
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PM Update: Chilly wind and a passing shower tonight ahead of a milder Wednesday

Clouds are numerous tonight, but we'll see a good deal of sun Wednesday.