Volunteers are lighting more than 23,000 candles at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg to honor those were killed, wounded or declared missing in the Civil War's bloodiest one-day battle.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Suitland.
The holiday season is in full swing. This year, you might be thinking about going digital when it comes to your communication.
When flurries threaten the Washington area, everyone runs to the store. But do you really know what to buy for your emergency kits?
With snow and later ice predicted to fall over the D.C. region Sunday, emergency responders urge drivers to remember some basic winter weather rules.
Pierce throws 2 touchdowns and Lee runs for 2, Northwest beats Suitland 33-16 for 4A title
UCLA beats Virginia on penalty kicks to advance to NCAA women's soccer title game
Middleton scores career-high 29 points, Knight adds 20 as Bucks beat Wizards 109-105 in OT
A line of baby rattles with pieces that pose a choking hazard and boilers that could pose a carbon monoxide hazard are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include hooded children's clothing and mattresses.
A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free-agent outfielder Nate McLouth and the Washington Nationals have reached a deal.
The Harford County Sheriff's Office says two men have been charged with stealing air conditioning and heat pump units and commercial-grade kitchen equipment from businesses and homes in Harford County.
Montgomery County Police detectives are asking for the public's help in locating a woman reported missing from Shady Grove Adventist Hospital in Rockville, Md.
One officer is charged producing child pornography. Another officer could be involved. And a third is under investigation for running a prostitution ring out of his apartment. Now D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier speaks out.
President Obama and his family light the National Christmas Tree in 91st annual ceremony
46-foot charter boat damaged in Tilghman Island, Md. fire
Owner of Va. investment firm gets 12 years in prison after clients lose $35 million
3 charged in 8 church burglaries in Md.; stolen items were pawned
Special election to succeed state Sen. Ralph Northam set for Jan. 7
A D.C. police officer is under investigation for running a prostitution ring out of his Southeast apartment, where a missing teenage girl was found.
Governor urges Virginians to prepare for possible major ice storm this weekend