A federal appeals court overturned the conviction of a Virginia doctor found guilty of attempting to engage in sexual activity with a 12-year-old girl and 3-year-old boy.
The children were an invention of undercover D.C. police detectives trolling the Internet for child predators, but Paul David Hite proclaimed interest in ...
A new poll suggests Democrat Muriel Bowser is gaining momentum in the D.C. mayor's race as an increasing number of voters settle on a candidate ahead of the Nov. 4 election.
Ms. Bowser leads independent David A. Catania by 12 points in the survey, released Monday by Economic Growth D.C. ...
This is a lesson for us all, even those of us who do not live in Indiana or claim to be a Hoosier.
She was only 19 and reportedly a prostitute.
He is 43, a convicted sex offender and reportedly has already confessed to killing her. He also might ...
President Obama's speaking skills seemed to have waned a bit in Maryland, as a portion of the crowd that had gathered for a campaign event stole out early during his remarks — leaving a heckler behind.
Reuters reported that Mr. Obama was in Maryland to help with an evening campaign ...
Call it the immaculate restoration.
On Sunday, the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Northwest celebrated its 150th anniversary, mere days after completion of an extensive renovation that brightened the sanctuary, patched the roof and installed glass doors at the entrance.
"Curb appeal is one of the first attractions to any ...
The two candidates to replace retiring Rep. Frank R. Wolf in Virginia's 10th District are readying their closing pitch to voters in one of the most expensive House races in the country.
Republican Barbara Comstock and Democrat John Foust have been locked in a tight race in which much of ...
Maryland Republican gubernatorial nominee Larry Hogan on Tuesday seized on reports of a missing inmate from a state-run facility in Baltimore to question the management skills of his Democratic opponent, Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown.Read full article >>
It?s been a little over a month since Omar J. Gonzalez allegedly jumped a White House fence and ran through the executive mansion?s unlocked front door with a folding knife tucked his pocket.
A hearing in federal court Tuesday centered around whether the 42-year-old, who served 18 years in the military, including three tours in Iraq, is fit to stand trial.Read full article >>
The efforts of some prominent ex-offender advocates against mayoral candidate David A. Catania have generated a complaint to city campaign finance authorities.
Marie Drissel, a former city official and prominent Catania supporter, filed a complaint Tuesday with the D.C. Office of Campaign Finance naming three activists as well as ?D.C. Citizens Against Catania,? a group whose name appeared on signs and T-shirts late last week.Read full article >>
Jean Packard, a longtime advocate for environmental issues in Fairfax County who during the 1970s was the county?s first female chair of the board of supervisors, died Tuesday, according to a statement by Sharon Bulova, the board?s current chair.Read full article >>
Montgomery County firefighters suspect arson after a Kensington playground suffered heavy damage Monday night.
Fire department spokesman Peter Piringer said that arson is the ?leading theory? as investigators search for clues to the cause of the fire, which burned a large play structure with a slide, the mulch beneath it and nearby trees.Read full article >>