Alex began his journalism career in California.
Alex has received many awards from United Press International and The Associated Press. He also received a Lincoln University Award for his political reporting.
A native of Michigan, Alex moved to California at the age of seven.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University and pursued graduate studies at San Jose State University.
Alex enjoys sailing, hiking, writing, movies and jazz.
More Stories by Alex DeMetrick
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Police rolled out a heavy response on Thursday afternoon after a 5-year-old was reportedly kidnapped during a car theft.
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The Washington Navy Yard building that was the site of a mass shooting in 2013 has reopened after extensive renovations.
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Opening the door to oil rigs off the Atlantic Coast, possibly just south of Maryland. That’s what President Obama is proposing.
Winter can take a toll below ground—and when it does, a mess can surface.
A lawyer representing the family of a woman killed earlier this month in an accident on Metro says he’ll file a lawsuit over the incident later this week.
Ringleader or lone wolf. Two very different sides of the inmate who says he ran the Baltimore City jail emerged in closing arguments in federal court.
The owner of a landmark Baltimore restaurant has been arrested in a drug sting operation in Virginia.