Hagerstown, Md., man faces animal cruelty charges in burning death of chihuahua
US Sen. Alexander: Chief of staff on leave after home searched in child porn investigation
Cousins to start, RG3 demoted to No. 3 QB behind Grossman as Redskins turmoil continues
Court hears appeal of former U.Va. player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend in 2010
At memorial, VP Biden says Mandela taught us that trust, reconciliation are possible
Arlington County School board considering policy that would put limit on gifts to teachers
Evans, Bowser continue to raise most money for DC mayor; incumbent Gray has raised $0
Alex Ovechkin scores 4 goals to lead Capitals to 6-5 shootout win over Lightning
Judge denies request to move woman's Eastern Shore arson trial again
DC police officer accused in prostitution operation arrested; charged with pandering of minor
A Nelson County judge has prohibited law enforcement officers and lawyers from speaking about an abduction case involving a missing teenager.
A panel of Maryland lawmakers is proposing to support a $533 million plan over 10 years to redevelop the old Baltimore City Detention Center in the aftermath of a corruption scandal.
The only copy of the Magna Carta in the United States is the centerpiece of a new museum gallery that opens Wednesday at the National Archives and traces the evolution of U.S. rights and freedoms.
A recount court's chief judge has outlined the rules governing the recount in the race for Virginia attorney general.
The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore and the local chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference are planning a tribute to Nelson Mandela.
National Zoo Director Dennis Kelly says his staff is stretched thin
It wasn't all solemnity at Nelson Mandela's memorial service.
5 firefighters caught throwing watermelons at mailboxes in Maryland to pay $300 fine
Monticello cuts admission to mark 26th anniversary of selection as UNESCO World Heritage Site