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(Brian Witte/AP)
(Brian Witte/AP)

Md. lawmakers end session by banning private ICE jails, removing governor from parole decisions

Police accountability, other long-stalled legislation also won passage in an equity-focused year.

It’s an April of showers now, with rain here for a fourth straight day

Rain, hail and rainbows could all be seen around the region on a mid-April day.

Virginia attorney general launches civil rights probe of Black Army officer’s violent traffic stop

Virginia State Police are also investigating the incident in the town of Windsor.

Man fatally shot in Southeast Washington

Victim was found on Bellevue Street SE, according to D.C. police.

Slain man’s family outraged after incident involving off-duty officer

Relatives of Dominique Williams said the man charged with murder in the shooting acted as “judge, jury and executioner.”

Two woman slain, third wounded in apparent domestic incident, D.C. police say

Gunfire erupted at an apartment on Good Hope Court, authorities say.
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George Washington’s historic River Farm is worth saving for reasons beyond the president, historians say

A broad coalition of Virginia public officials and private citizens has come together to to preserve George Washington’s historic River Farm, and they say that Washington is only part of the reason why.

D.C. expands vaccine eligibility to all but seeks to control appointments to boost equity

Pharmacists in the city were told not to schedule appointments themselves even if they have doses.

Bicyclist killed in crash tweeted just hours earlier about the danger of riding in D.C.

Jim Pagels, an economics PhD student, was passionate about biking and advocated for road safety

Man charged with murder in fatal stabbing in March

Jemall H. Walker, 33, is being held without bond at the Prince George’s County jail.

Two men charged with murder in fatal shooting in Landover, Md.

Andre Marquise Wilson and Stephan Deangelo Wilson have been charged in the slaying of Jerome Micos Dozier.

PM Update: Showers end by late evening, with sunnier and pleasant conditions Tuesday

Other than the high pollen count, things are looking pretty good into tomorrow.

Was Bebe Thomsen a ditsy animal lover or a Nazi spy? Even her friends wondered.

The diplomat’s wife kept a pet red squirrel named Bienchen at her District home.

Arrogance and entitlement are the diseases in American policing

The bad behavior begins with police culture, as we saw in the viral video from Windsor, Va.

After setting ambitious climate goals, a liberal Md. suburb struggles to take action

Activists say Montgomery County is far from being on track to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 2027

Driver killed in early-morning crash in Montgomery County

The crash occurred on US 29 near Briggs Chaney Road.

GOP state senator seeks to challenge Luria for Virginia congressional seat

Like the Democratic incumbent, state Sen. Jen Kiggans (R) is a Navy veteran.

Silver lining: Pandemic triggers booms in D.C. region’s biotech, data center industries

Montgomery, Loudoun and Prince William counties welcome billions of dollars in investments.

Officer fired amid call from Va. governor for investigation into pepper-spraying of Black Army officer

When Caron Nazario told police he was “honestly afraid to get out” of the car, an officer replied, “Yeah, you should be!”
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PM Update: Showers end by late evening, with sunnier and pleasant conditions Tuesday

Other than the high pollen count, things are looking pretty good into tomorrow.