Aides to the incumbent, Republican Rep. Scott W. Taylor, have been accused of collecting fraudulent signatures for the independent in order to split the vote among Taylor’s challengers.
Every middle and high school in the District’s traditional public school system now has metal detectors and X-ray machines. But some schools in the charter sector — which are privately run but publicly funded — are opting for a different route.
More than 1.3 million tickets were issued between 2013 and 2016, earning the state almost $54 million in revenue from fines.
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The city plans to ask the federal government to reimburse those costs. Critics say the city may have inadvertently encouraged more groups with provocative messages to come by pouring so many resources into defending the rights of Sunday’s rally-goers.
Najwa Elyazgi, a recent George Mason University graduate, hopes to continue her education at Harvard. But she's afraid to go home to Libya for the summer, fearing she won't be allowed to return to the U.S.

Two of four were shot in Mount Pleasant.

The Washington archbishop served for 18 years as bishop of Pittsburgh, making him one of the church officials whose actions were examined by a grand jury.

No charges have been filed against a second officer who was at the scene of the incident.

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Disability rights advocates say the District has not provided adequate community care.

Enrollment at T.C. Williams is expected to exceed 4,000 students, the most in Virginia.

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In 1978, George Thorogood wowed Georgetown. A fan was there with a camera.

Once we get through a couple more raindrops, it should be drier for a few days. Hotter, too.

Michelle Nicoll Gutierrez was questioned about health services she received on a previous visit, then was barred from the United States for five years.

Police are investigating the double shooting on Dix Street.

The 68-year-old had an argument with a 60-year-old woman he lived with, police said.

The firearm discharged as a man was being chased out of the Mall at Prince George’s.

The Antifa movement has always condoned violence against "fascists." This weekend, its members attacked reporters and tried to destroy cameras.

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Laws for how bikes and cars should operate on the road are “explicit,” but how they’re viewed depends on whether you’re behind a steering wheel or handlebars.

BUYING NEW | The Cheval overlooks the D.C. area from the popular Md. commercial center.

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Unfavorability ratings for Democrat Ben Jealous spiked during post-primary GOP attacks.

Cunningham Falls State Park in Frederick County is one of a handful of state parks that is increasingly being closed for hours at a time on the weekend because it’s filled.

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