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In Oakland, marching for social justice

Community members honor Martin Luther King Jr. at a transit station where an unarmed black man was shot in 2009.
  • Jan 19, 2015

Virginia man’s claim on African land is unlikely to pass test

Jeremiah Heaton wants a no-man’s-land in east Africa, but international officials say his claim is insufficient.
  • Sep 7, 2014

Southbound Route 1 in Alexandria likely closed through evening

Route 1 is closed in both directions from Slater’s Lane to First Street in Alexandria due to two fallen electrical poles in the road.
  • Aug 29, 2014

National Zoo’s American bison are named: Zora and Wilma

The two new American bison at the Smithsonian National Zoo received their names Wednesday
  • Aug 27, 2014

Bladensburg kicks off War of 1812 bicentennial commemoration festival

A monument, historic trades village, Battle of Bladensburg re-enactment draw families, history buffs
  • Aug 23, 2014

Rare D.C. house-call doctor straddles two Washingtons

Ernest Brown, an independent family medicine physician, works as a modern day house call doctor in DC
  • Aug 19, 2014

Police arrest suspect in Southwest shooting that injured three men, three women

One suspect was arrested for the shooting that left six adults injured in Southwest on Aug. 10.
  • Aug 16, 2014

Bay Bridge reopens after multi-vehicle accident

Updated: The Chesapeake Bay Bridge has reopened following a multiple vehicle accident about 11 a.m. Saturday in which three people were injured, said Maryland Transit Authority officials. Three people were taken to hospitals, including a 45-year-old woman who was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma Center with serious, life-threatening injuries. The westbound span was closed for […]
  • Aug 16, 2014

Police investigate two car crash in Upper Marlboro that left two women dead

Two female victims riding in the same car pronounced dead on the scene in Upper Marlboro
  • Aug 16, 2014

Three local middle-schoolers are finalists for science ingenuity

Three local students became finalists in the Discovery Education 3M Youn Scientist Challenge
  • Aug 15, 2014