Controversial school redistricting plan adopted by Howard County board

The changes approved by the board of education marked the culmination of a heated battle that drew national attention. Nearly all of the board’s votes — on a lengthy series of boundary revisions — were split.
RFK hosted the Redskins’ glory years, and some hope the team returns to the site. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post )
RFK hosted the Redskins’ glory years, and some hope the team returns to the site. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post )

Most Washingtonians want a new Redskins stadium on RFK site but not the bill, Post poll finds

The November poll of D.C. residents finds that nearly 6 in 10 support the Redskins building a new stadium at the RFK site, but Washingtonians aren’t nearly as supportive when it comes to providing funding or land.

Silver Line maintenance needs to cost Metro millions

Cracks in concrete panels at five of the six stations have been sealed with a fix that will last about a decade, board members were told. But once the Silver Line is turned over to Metro to operate, resealing the panels will become the transit authority’s responsibility.

Maryland man found guilty of stealing credit cards and cash from D.C. classrooms

Nakym Sheffield, of Germantown, burglarized four elementary schools in the District.

Authorities said video showed a man committed murder. He spent 13 days in a D.C. jail before his defense team proved otherwise.

Lamar Hicks was walking through Southeast Washington when he heard gun shots. Within hours, he was arrested for a killing he insisted he did not commit.
Full names, dates of birth and social security numbers are the data at risk.
The incident happened near Route 198 in the Laurel area.
The killing occurred in the Woodland neighborhood.
A Maryland legal battle over a dog raised issues about ownership and castration.
Jerry Lee gathered information, but what he did with it remains mysterious.

Part of Wilson Boulevard is closed.
Prisoner work program in Hagerstown has long been a part of the holiday tradition.
Silver linings? Rain today and again late Saturday may not inconvenience outdoor plans too much.
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