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(Armando Franca/AP)
(Armando Franca/AP)

First Amendment groups ask Supreme Court for access to surveillance court opinions

The ACLU-led petition, with support from former Bush solicitor general Ted Olson, comes as Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act court’s growing reach has spurred controversies.

Alexandria creates civilian police review board

The panel will have subpoena power but will not make the final discipline decisions.

What to know about the coronavirus vaccine rollout in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Here are some questions you might have about how the vaccines are being administered — and when and how you can get your shot.

The past year has brought historic police reforms in D.C. region, and more could be on the way

Maryland and Virginia strengthened oversight of police misconduct. The District is considering shifting tasks from officers to civilians.

Man slain early Sunday in Shaw area

Police said a man has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting on Sunday.

If any spring day can be called ‘average,’ Sunday may have been it

The high and low temperatures matched the averages for the date almost exactly.

Nothing is more beautiful than a redbud in bloom. Why won’t our tree comply?

Redbud? “Reddud” is more like it. Our tree is taunting us with its recalcitrance.

D.C. police arrest 4 after skirmish and night of demonstration

A group was protesting police violence against people of color.

PM Update: Scattered showers early. Cloudy but dry for Monday.

Rain should clear the area before midnight.
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D.C. is expanding in-person learning. But most of the new seats will be in the city’s wealthiest schools.

The uneven reopening is driven by demand and staffing, school system officials say.

Male driver dies in Gaithersburg collision Sunday morning, police say

Montgomery County police have not released the driver’s name.

Authorities arrest man suspected of fatally shooting woman and her daughter

The suspect’s family told authorities that a custody dispute may have led to the shooting.

D.C.-area forecast: Springtime warmth makes a comeback, before a strong midweek cold front

Temperatures peak back in the 70s on Tuesday, before a potentially storm cold front drops them down to the 40s by Wednesday evening.
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Man found slain in Fairfax County, police say

An arrest was made in the Leesburg Pike death, according to police.

Homicide reported at shopping center in Prince George’s, police say

Victim found with wound to the upper body, according to police.

Saturday was coolest day in two weeks, but still it was spring

Some spring days are not as warm as others.

A Black high school baseball team won a championship in 1969. Their hometown waited 50 years to celebrate.

A rural Virginia county tried to make amends by giving the players championship rings at a ceremony on Saturday.

After Gate 35X gets the ax, a new concourse blooms at Reagan National Airport

The airy 230,000-square-foot space, which opens Tuesday, is the airport’s biggest upgrade since 1997.

PM Update: Isolated showers this evening. Brighter and warmer on Sunday

Just a slight chance at a stray shower or two this evening.
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