(Shawn Walker)
(Shawn Walker)

Library of Congress acquires major archive of African American photographer Shawn Walker

The 100,000 photographs, negatives and transparencies capture life on the streets of Harlem from 1963 to now.

Armed man protests at delegate’s home over proposed gun ban in Virginia

Del. Mark Levine (D) said the intent was to threaten him over a measure later killed in committee. The protester, Brandon Howard of Hopewell, said he was at the delegate’s house to send a message about the Second Amendment.

Virginia public school teachers are poised to gain bargaining rights

Legislation backed by Democratic majorities in both chambers of the General Assembly would end a long-standing state law that forbids public employee unions from negotiating on salary and benefits.

Daughter of Bush-era Cabinet official is held without bond in slaying

Attorneys for Sophia Negroponte, 27, claim she was not the initial aggressor in the fatal stabbing in Rockville.
Three men rode motorcycles onto a train at the Rockefeller Center subway station.
The blaze on 10th Street was reported shortly before midnight.
The incident happened Monday night along the B-W Parkway.
The fall was from the King and Queen Seat in Rocks State Park, authorities say.
Can't rule out a dusting or so as we get into tomorrow evening, although it's also possible the system completely misses us to the south. Either way we're milder again by the weekend.

The slaying occurred in the Bryans Road area, authorities say.
Boeing plans to inspect several hundred grounded 737 Max jets after debris was discovered in the fuel tanks of some newly manufactured planes that had been put in storage.
The Maryland mother cannot be held indefinitely on homicide charges while she remains mentally unfit to be tried, her defense attorney argues.
The extra revenue will cover basic government services and capital improvements in the Virginia city, the manager said.
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