The District's newly minted concealed carry laws require gun owners seeking permits to complete 18 hours of firearms training.
One problem: As of Wednesday, the day before a court-ordered deadline for the permitting process to begin, no instructors had been approved to teach the compulsory course.
The disparity is emblematic ...
WASHINGTON — A 23-year-old Maryland man was in the custody Wednesday night after he climbed over the White House fence and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs.
The incident came about a month after a previous White House fence jumper sprinted ...
Virginia lawmakers say they expect to address revelations of a cellphone records database built and maintained by five Hampton Roads-area policing agencies during the upcoming legislative session.
The California-based Center for Investigative Reporting released documents this week revealing local governments and police agencies in the cities of Hampton, Newport News, ...
A female substitute teacher in D.C. has reportedly been arrested for performing oral sex on a male student inside a classroom.
Symone Greene, 22, started at Options Public Charter School in Northeast on Oct. 17, when she first met the victim, a 17-year-old football player, a local NBC ...
WASHINGTON — Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, died Tuesday. He was 93.
Mr. Bradlee died at his home of natural causes, The Post reported.
As managing editor ...
Maryland's Republican candidate for governor, Larry Hogan, is taking swipes at his Democratic opponent, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, over the mistaken release of a murder suspect from a Baltimore detention facility over the weekend.
Inmate Rodriquez Purnell was mistakenly released from the Maryland Reception, Diagnostic and Classification Center in Baltimore ...
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Trains are no longer sharing a track on the Red Line.
Riders should expect residual delays in both directions.
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If you get an invitation to attend a party at the Lauber-Hoffman home you will be advised to dress appropriately. Not in tails or spiky heels but in layers to keep warm.
Albert Lauber, 64, a judge on the U.S. Tax Court, and Craig Hoffman, 59, a law professor at Georgetown University Law School, host dinners, fundraisers and celebratory gatherings in their wine cellar, which is maintained at 58 degrees and 75 percent humidity in deference to the 2,000 bottles of wine stacked on floor-to-ceiling shelves.Read full article >>
The Republican Governors Association is planning to purchase television ads in the final stretch of the governor?s race in heavily Democratic Maryland, according to a GOP source familiar with the group?s strategy.Read full article >>
The bleak image voters have of Congress and President Obama this fall should make U.S. Rep. Gerald E. Connolly (D-Va.) a prime target for challengers eager to take advantage of voter antipathy toward Democratic incumbents.Read full article >>
With early voting set to begin Thursday in Maryland, both the Democratic and Republican gubernatorial tickets plan events to make sure their supporters know about it.
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, the Democratic nominee for governor, is scheduled to accompany his teenage daughter, Rebecca, as she casts her ballot at an early voting center in Landover. Brown?s running mate, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman (D), also plans to vote early in Columbia, according to the Brown campaign.Read full article >>