The man arrested in connection with the disappearance of a University of Virginia student has provided a “significant break” in a 2009 unsolved killing, police said Monday.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has authorized Dominion Resources to build a liquefied natural gas facility in southern Maryland.
Well, residents of the nation’s capital are about to begin paying for a new soccer stadium for D.C. United, the pro team. Its proposed neighbors have put together a prenup to this public-private marriage that pretty, which predetermined how much residents will have to toss into the public coffers — $100 million, at least. And the city’s denizens won’t get that much in return.
The number of residents in Maryland who took advantage of the federally funded free phone program — dubbed by some as “Obamaphone” — swelled between 2009 and 2012 to about 645,000.
Community outrage forced the federal government to nix its plans to house illegal immigrant children at a defunct college in rural Virginia, but the school fought back this month with discrimination complaints accusing both the Obama administration and its own neighbors of bigotry.
An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation’s capital.
A man charged in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was captured on a Texas beach Wednesday, a day after police announced they had probable cause to arrest him.
Democrat John Foust accused Republican Barbara Comstock of being too partisan to represent Northern Virginia as the two squared off in a debate Wednesday in one of the most expensive and closely watched House races this year.
Donald Hense had a vision — make that two visions. The first fortuitously led to the other. The first occurred several years back, when Mr. Hense discovered there were no D.C. license plates in a Northern Virginia parking lot filled with science and technology experts and other professionals. That sight led to vision No. 2: Build a high-tech school for D.C. kids, and they will come.
Another name for the Jewish new year (which now will be 5775), Rosh Hashanah begins Wednesday night.
Eva Peron, Argentina’s champion of the poor and advocate for women’s suffrage, continues to fascinate the world more than 60 years after her death.
A reluctant District of Columbia Council voted unanimously Tuesday to allow people to carry concealed handguns in the nation’s capital for the first time in nearly 40 years.