A roundup of news from the Washington region.
The shooting occurred after midnight Sunday in Capitol Heights, police said.
Metro announced Tuesday that the land under the Jackson Graham Building, the transit agency’s home since 1974, is available for long-term lease.
James Alex Fields Jr. reached a deal with prosecutors and will not face the possibility of the death penalty.
But the new spending plan will not keep the subway open later at night, as D.C. wanted.
Federal officials are satisfied that the new Metrorail Safety Commission can monitor the subway system.
A jury must decide whether the killing was a crime or justified self-defense.
D.C. judge dismisses jury in 2016 fatal shooting of Deeniquia “Dee Dee” Dodds.
The altercation in Southeast came as officials are working to stop gun violence.
While mass shootings fuel debate over public safety and the Second Amendment, gun violence in urban neighborhoods gets far less attention.