Va. town becomes home to nation’s first drone package delivery service

Friday’s deliveries in Christianburg, Va., by an offshoot of Google’s parent company, were a milestone for a burgeoning industry. “This is not vaporware,” said a FedEx executive. “This is real. It’s here today.”

Baltimore sees police applications spike, but attrition still outpaces hiring

The police department’s “Comeback” campaign has doubled applications, month-over-month, and has already surpassed the 2018 total.
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She was ‘the person people would go to for hugs.’ Few knew she feared for her own safety.

People who knew D.C. shelter worker Dilcia Rodriguez, who police say was killed by her husband, recalled her as inspirational even though she had troubles at home.
Artifacts at the Seneca Store in Maryland. (Carolyn Van Houten/The Post)
Artifacts at the Seneca Store in Maryland. (Carolyn Van Houten/The Post)

General store in Maryland gets new life after renovation and archaeological find

Officials are searching for a tenant to occupy one of Montgomery County’s most historic buildings, known for years as Poole’s General Store.
Perspective

The killing of a caregiver, and the autistic man he cared for, has left people mourning in D.C. and far beyond

Home health aide Lekelefac Fonge, known to many as “Leke,” was near the end of his shift on the day he and his client were killed by a gunman, according to police.

Officers were sent for a welfare check, police said.

All occurred in Northwest Washington in the Petworth and Park View areas.

Rain becomes more widespread around sunrise and may last into the afternoon.

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McDowell County is one of the poorest in the nation. Meeting students’ basic needs is as important as reading and math.


Prince William County police quickly intervened and the victims were flown to a hospital.

Today is the pick of the weekend. But we still need rain, so tomorrow could be worse!

The incident began with a traffic stop, police say.

There is no threat to the public, police say.

The wettest, the windiest and the coolest days in weeks and weeks arrived.

An attorney for plaintiff Dylan Carragher said he plans to appeal.

Students and Sen. Tim Kaine meet in Virginia to discuss policies lawmakers could adopt.

The psychiatric hospital in Southeast Washington hasn’t had potable water in several weeks.

Zoning panel is expected to help enact long-delayed law restricting Airbnb and similar companies.

Jose Rodriguez-Cruz is charged in the death of his estranged wife, who went missing in 1989.

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