In the only scheduled debate in the Maryland governor's race, Republican incumbent Larry Hogan and Democratic challenger Ben Jealous clearly displayed their differences.
Capital Weather Gang
This month is doing more than its fair share to put 2018 in the running for Washington’s wettest year on record.
Female visitors to state facilities will be prohibited from wearing tampons in an effort to reduce the smuggling of contraband, according to a memo from the state corrections operations chief.
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Officials said the man found alive Monday morning in the Arthur Capper Senior Public Housing complex may have been in the building since it was damaged in a fire that started Wednesday afternoon.
The venomous snake, the herpetological equivalent of conjoined twins, was examined by wildlife agency experts after it was found in a yard.

The Northam administration calls it a short-term fix for a problem rooted in climate change.

Republican Corey Stewart, far behind Sen. Tim Kaine (D) in the Virginia Senate race, pledged to introduce a bill banning diversity policies that some Asian activists say hurt their community.

Police said there may be other victims.

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What lies beneath: milk bottles, liquor bottles, baby carriages and bone fragments.

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When police are involved in a shooting, the details typically aren't released for days or weeks or more. In Prince George's County, the chief provided a full timeline -- and an apology -- in less than 24 hours.

No motive is given for the Baltimore County incident.

Victims bathed in oils, lit candles and forked over cash.

A tractor-trailer jackknifed on the Betlway's inner loop near Rockville, Md. It was carrying more than 8,000 pounds of meat, and fuel spilled.

Shooting was during fight in Silver Spring.

Shootout is in neighborhood northwest of Inner Harbor.

In rural Virginia, Leslie Cockburn learns a new trade as she tries to catch a blue wave

‘From the tiniest, softest whispers to the grandest of all sounds, it’s all there. It’s a thrill.’

Incumbent Brian Frosh has sued the president more than 20 times — too much, his GOP opponent says.

Democrat Ben Jealous has criticized Republican governor for having a mostly male Cabinet.

The denial follows advice from the state attorney general deeming the plan unlawful.

Today won’t exactly be the ideal first full day of fall many of us were hoping for, as outdoor plans take a hit.

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Bring a poncho to this one.

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