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Man dies in car crash in Great Falls area, Fairfax County police say

The crash closed Georgetown Pike, according to police.
  • May 30, 2021

Tensions in the U.S. Catholic Church over abortion, race and politics come to a head in a Maryland classroom

The exchange eventually led to a couple dozen families at the school of 270 students calling for a pastor's removal over what they consider politically charged and racially insensitive remarks.
  • May 28, 2021

For Muslim candidates, question on Virginia debate stage was no surprise

A TV station apologized after a Democrat running for lieutenant governor was asked whether he could "represent all" Virginians.
  • May 27, 2021

Your questions about the 2020 Census, answered

It is the first release of data from the 2020 Census, with more to come later this year.
  • Apr 26, 2021

Settlement is reached in lawsuit over 2020 Census deadlines

News from around the nation.
  • Apr 23, 2021

Settlement reached on Census Bureau v. National Urban League case

The lawsuit was triggered by Donald Trump administration's attempts last year to move up deadlines for data collection and processing.
  • Apr 23, 2021

D.C.’s Planned Parenthood reports data was breached last fall

In a notice posted to its website, the organization revealed that it found “unusual” activity on its networks on Sept. 3.
  • Apr 16, 2021

They moved into churches to avoid deportation. Now they’re asking: Is it safe to leave?

President Biden froze deportations for 100 days, but a federal judge quickly blocked that order, creating a dilemma for those still in sanctuary.
  • Apr 5, 2021

William Friend, an influential chemical engineer, dies of complications from covid-19

“He leaves meaning. … If he’s giving money, time, anything, it is always for a purpose.”
  • Apr 2, 2021