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Maryland Democrats vying for governor discuss housing in first candidates forum

There wasn’t much daylight between the six candidates on a tenant’s right to counsel and taking aim at outgoing Gov. Larry Hogan (R).
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Beer bottles and cans hidden behind the drywall? I’ll drink to that.

In some houses, workers left behind proof they were there — and they drank on the job.

PM Update: Intense storms pass this evening, with more rounds likely through midday Thursday

Downpours can cause localized flooding. There is also a severe weather risk from high winds or an isolated tornado.

Virginia teacher charged with assault after allegedly using belt to restrain child, police say

Brendan M. Henry, 23, of Herndon, was charged in Fauquier County.

Oregon man pleads guilty to confronting Swiss ambassador inside D.C. residence

Christian David Mandeville, 31, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor federal counts of assaulting, resisting, or impeding an officer and intimidating a foreign official, and a District charge of unlawful entry.

Emancipation and Freedom Monument unveiled in Richmond, one of few nationwide commemorating the enslaved

The memorial landscape of the former Confederate capital is being remade as the city seeks to redefine itself.

The inspiring math of kindness: How one woman turned a 2-day yard sale into a year’s worth of kindness

Most of those acts took place in the Washington region and came as surprises to people who had specific needs and people who were simply having a hard day.

Metro to build garage in Northwest D.C. to house all-electric buses

The move is a step toward converting the transit agency’s fleet to electric by 2045.

Security guard killed in D.C. identified as mother of four from Maryland

Her aunt said Angela Washington loved being a special police officer.

Man who claimed to have bomb outside Capitol found competent to stand trial

Floyd Ray Roseberry of North Carolina pleaded not guilty to threatening to detonate truck at Library of Congress.
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Watch a cheetah cub get bottle-fed at National Zoo’s sister facility

A male baby cheetah was born Sept. 16 and abandoned by its mom, officials said. Its two siblings were stillborn.

School bus stuck in sink hole in Montgomery County

Students were safely evacuated from the bus.

Maryland man arrested and charged in August slaying of woman in D.C.

Christian Monge, of Hyattsville, was charged with second degree murder while armed.

D.C.-area forecast: Occasional showers and storms through tomorrow, then a fabulous fall Friday and weekend

Fall officially arrives today with some fanfare, as a cold front brings the potential for heavy downpours tonight into Thursday.

Security guard is fatally shot in District

Continued violence in D.C. neighborhoods frustrates police and residents.

Female security guard slain in Southeast, D.C. police say

Victim was ‘special police officer,’ police said, but it was unclear if she was armed.

Youth found shot after fight in Alexandria, police say

Wounds are said to be non-lifethreatening, according to police
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Protesters press Congress for path to citizenship as Democrats’ plan hits obstacle

Immigrants, advocates and community members marched in D.C. to demand that Congress include a pathway to citizenship in the budget reconciliation package.

Two sisters recall civil rights activism, and ponder preparing the next generation

Dorie and Joyce Ladner have witnessed the nation’s racial struggles. They want young people to understand what lies ahead.
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PM Update: Intense storms pass this evening, with more rounds likely through midday Thursday

Downpours can cause localized flooding. There is also a severe weather risk from high winds or an isolated tornado.