Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said he plans to close immediately the Baltimore jail, where corruption was so bad just two years ago that inmates were said to run the facility.
A 3-year-old girl was fatally shot inside a Southeast D.C. apartment complex Wednesday night, apparently by another child who was playing with a firearm.
Last weekend, women got down and dirty at the Mudderella Capital Region event to raise funds and awareness for domestic violence.
Three former University of Virginia fraternity brothers sued Rolling Stone magazine, along with its publisher and a reporter, on Wednesday over the discredited 2014 article falsely describing a fraternity gang rape.
Hundreds of terror suspects have been tried in federal courts since the 2001 attacks, but a case unfolding in Virginia differs from most in at least one key respect.
A vigil is being held for Cardinal William Wakefield Baum, who served as Archbishop of Washington from 1973 to 1980, and died July 23.
Police in Leesburg are looking for a man they say hit a store clerk with a hammer at an outlet mall.
A former senior official with the U.S. State Department pleaded guilty Wednesday to voyeurism and stalking charges stemming from incidents over a period of two years during which he secretly videotaped women in their D.C. homes as they showered or undressed.
Anne Arundel County police have arrested a Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation police officer after, according to a police report, he drunkenly put his firearm near the head of a neighbor who had pulled over his car to check on his welfare.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan remained upbeat as he passed a milestone in his battle with cancer — the loss of his hair.
An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday.
Police are investigating two separate killings in the District on Monday — one across the street from the Metropolitan Police Department’s headquarters and the other about a block from the department’s 1st District, also home to the homicide unit.