Muriel E. Bowser suffered a blow when she sacked her schools chief after he violated his own policies to place his daughter in a sought-after school. But no challenger has seized on parent anger.
Jessica Ford tried to enter the presidential residence by driving her vehicle into a barricade, police say.
District officials and frustrated parents have launched directories to help in the search for quality centers.
Purple Line construction has disrupted businesses in downtown Bethesda. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Purple Line construction has disrupted businesses in downtown Bethesda. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Maryland lawmakers are considering whether business owners who will live through four to five years of Purple Line construction should have financial help to make sure they’re still around to enjoy its potential benefits.
Critics are concerned the system’s success could come at the expense of Amtrak and other rail lines. Others say the services would be complementary.

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The Secret Service says the woman intentionally rammed her vehicle into the barricade.

Before they joined the Trump campaign, Paul Manafort and Rick Gates made millions from foreign dictators. Now they’re accused of fraud.

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Lindsey Davis Stover, one of eight Democrats seeking the nomination for Congress in Virginia’s 10 District, wants to end sexual misconduct on Capitol Hill.

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Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach) said Stewart’s rhetoric crossed the line

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