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Appeals court rejects tax challenge to Obamacare

Appeals court rejects Obamacare challenge; says Congress did not improperly impose new taxes

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 05:50pm EDT

Former Navy manager sentenced to 8 years in prison

Former afloat programs manager at Military Sealift Command sentenced for receiving bribes

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 05:20pm EDT

DC mayor signs bill banning Styrofoam

DC mayor to sign bill banning Styrofoam food containers for environmental reasons

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Md. man gets 2 years for federal gun violation

Md. man gets 2 years for gun violation after state court tossed prior convictions

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Judge delays his ruling against DC handgun ban

Judge orders 3-month delay on his ruling against DC's ban on carrying handguns outside homes

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 04:29pm EDT

Man charged in April home invasion slaying

Man charged in April home invasion slaying in Salisbury, Maryland

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 04:18pm EDT

Sheriff: Campground hit by tornado may open soon

Sheriff: Campground on Eastern Shore of Va. hit by tornado expected to reopen soon

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 04:18pm EDT

Covering the Bases: Miami meltdown

WTOP's Jonathan Warner discusses the antiquated idea of a "closer" and who deserves the blame for RG3's struggles last season.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 04:03pm EDT

Tribes support changing feds' recognition process

East Coast Indian tribes support Interior Dept. plan to relax federal recognition process

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 03:48pm EDT

Marketing agreement an obstacle in US bid for 2024

If US city wins 2024 Olympics, USOC faces lost revenues from marketing agreement

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 03:46pm EDT

Gay marriage supporters push for quick NC ruling

Groups challenging North Carolina's same-sex marriage to press cases following Virginia ruling

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Repairs set for I-77 tunnel along W.Va.-Va. border

Repairs being made to East River Mountain Tunnel along I-77 on Virginia-West Virginia border

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 02:29pm EDT

Senate confirms Harris nomination to appeals court

Senate confirms nomination of Georgetown prof Pamela Harris to 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Tax holidays arrive in time for new school year

Mark your calendar, Virginia and Maryland's annual back-to-school tax holidays are around the corner.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:49pm EDT

US mine agency seeks civil penalty criteria change

US mine agency proposes change in criteria for civil penalties for health, safety violations

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:40pm EDT

US plans wide seismic testing of sea floor

US plans widespread tests of ocean floor using sound blasting along East Coast

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Md. schools get $10.7M grant to study STDs

The University of Maryland Schools of Dentistry and Medicine have received a $10.7 million grant over five years to study the causes, prevention and treatment of sexually-transmitted diseases.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:36pm EDT

Wine claims a place at the table in D.C. restaurants

D.C. restaurants are being recognized for more than just what's on the plate. A new list praises what's in the glass as well.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:29pm EDT

Military school official accused of sexual battery

New Mexico Military Institute athletic director accused of sexual battery in Virginia

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:18pm EDT

GSA narrows FBI search to Springfield, Prince George's sites

The General Services Administration on Tuesday named three sites.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:10pm EDT
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