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$2.8M grant awarded to study bridge over Potomac

Federal government awards $2.8 million grant to study replacing rail bridge over Potomac

Updated 51 minutes, 22 seconds ago

Md. teacher wins $1M on 'Wheel of Fortune'

Maryland teacher wins more than $1 million on 'Wheel of Fortune'

Updated 51 minutes, 23 seconds ago

More videos show missing Va. student, male walking

Police review more videos showing missing Virginia student, male walking in Charlottesville

Updated 59 minutes, 21 seconds ago

Dissecting Apple's U2 blunder (or was it genius?)

The uproar over Apple's decision to put U2's new album directly on users' mobile devices, for free, has competed for attention with the tech giant's new products. A roundup of industry professionals dissects one of history's strangest publicity stunts.

Updated 11 minutes, 19 seconds ago

NASA says rocket launch from Wallops postponed

NASA says Department of Defense rocket launch postponed at Wallops Flight Facility

Updated 21 minutes, 24 seconds ago

Search for missing toddlers intensifies

Two toddlers in Montgomery County have been missing for nearly two weeks, but a search effort is only growing stronger with time.

Updated 31 minutes, 58 seconds ago

Officer asks dog killing charges be reconsidered

Baltimore officer asks prosecutors to reconsider charges in cutting dog's throat

Updated 41 minutes, 23 seconds ago

Fairfax County superintendent to present plan for later school start time

The issue of later school start times is about to be resolved in the largest public school system in the D.C.-Baltimore metropolitan area after more than a decade of debate.

Updated 1 hours, 09 minutes ago

Strong rip currents kill 2 men in Ocean City

Ocean City Beach Patrol says both men drowned because of strong rip currents. Swimming restrictions in Ocean City are now in place.

Updated 1 hours, 58 minutes ago

Florida student dies from meningitis

A Florida student attending Georgetown University has died from meningitis.

Updated 1 hours, 59 minutes ago

Delaware casino owner owes back taxes

While gambling industry officials are asking Delaware lawmakers for financial help, a company controlled by Delaware Park owner Bill Rickman owes more than $5,000 in delinquent business taxes.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:50am EDT

Baltimore mayor denounces officer's actions

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is criticizing an officer after surveillance video surfaced showing him repeatedly punching a man.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:49am EDT

Group aims to redo neglected site on National Mall

A group working to restore the National Mall wants to overhaul a lakeside park that honors the nation's founders but has languished for years with fetid water and crumbling walkways.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:48am EDT

U.S. judge in W.Va. delays gay-marriage ruling

A federal judge in West Virginia has delayed ruling on a lawsuit challenging the state's same-sex marriage ban.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:45am EDT

D.C. mom held in 3-year-old son's beating death

A judge has ordered that a D.C. mother charged in the beating death of her 3-year-old son remain jailed.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:43am EDT

DC mayoral candidates to meet for 1st debate

The campaign for mayor of Washington is emerging from its summer lull with the first debate between the major candidates.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:43am EDT

No Medicaid action expected in special session

There will be plenty of talking but probably not much action when Virginia state lawmakers reconvene to discuss whether the Medicaid program should be expanded.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:41am EDT

Hogan to hold news conference on campaign

Republican Larry Hogan is scheduled to hold a news conference to talk about his campaign for governor of Maryland.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:40am EDT

Va. DMV cranking out birth certificates

Virginia is celebrating a baby boom of sorts. It's seeing a lot of birth certificates, above 50,000 this month.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:38am EDT

Two from Va. admit role in passport fraud scheme

Two Roanoke residents arrested in Washington, D.C., on suspicion of passport fraud have admitted their guilt.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:33am EDT
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