D.C. pastor who said not to ‘cower in fear’ tests positive for coronavirus

Health officials have asked scores of parishioners and staff at Holy Comforter St. Cyprian Catholic Church to quarantine for two weeks.

Nonprofits struggle as needs outpace donations, imperiling their survival

The pandemic and recession could force as many as a third of nonprofits to close or merge before the economy recovers, top executives in the sector fear.
Model projection showing Isaias at landfall Monday night in the Carolinas. (Earth.nullschool.net)
Model projection showing Isaias at landfall Monday night in the Carolinas. (Earth.nullschool.net)

Isaias to sweep from Carolinas to New England with heavy rains, storm surge and high winds

The storm is predicted to reach the Carolinas this evening and could dump 8 inches or more of rain in some locations. It will sweep into the Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday, likely as a tropical storm, and could bring 3 to 6 inches of rain to the D.C. area.

Daughter of RFK seeks family heirloom from ‘Hickory Hill,’ but current owner won’t give it up

Kerry Kennedy says the new owner had promised she could take a planter from the front yard that had been there since John F. Kennedy bought the McLean, Va., house in 1955.
To fight the spread of the coronavirus, some federal inmates have been released. But the Bureau of Prisons has largely disregarded compassionate release.
The men apparently fell from a boat and did not resurface, fire department says.
Flash flood watch issued; tropical-storm-force wind gusts may occur in eastern areas.
A Maryland man was shot on 22nd Street SE in the District.

Tropical storm and flash flood watches are up for the entire region as Isaias makes a close pass on Tuesday.
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Police responded to the scene in the Indian Head area of Charles County late Friday night.
The charges stem from a response to a call about an unattended death.
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Tracking Hurricane Isaias, the storm that forecasts predict will track close to the east coast.
Driver in crash early Sunday on Indian Head Highway is cooperating with police.
Heat index could hit 100 to 105 today with a chance of scattered showers and storms this evening.
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Lyric, a Yorkie mix, was dognapped in Northwest Washington, police say.
Information could be used to find strategies to reduce impact on residents.
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