Maryland residents heavily favor state parks with features of historical interest, according to a Goucher College poll released Tuesday.
The Mega Millions jackpot soared to $586 million on Monday amid a frenzy of ticket purchases, a jump that pushed the prize closer to the $656 million U.S. record set last year.
The National Zoo says its female giant panda cub now weighs almost 10 pounds.The zoo says the cub weighed in Friday at 9.68 pounds.
Police in Prince George’s County say a man attempted to abduct a 12-year-old boy in Capitol Heights after offering him candy.
While Dorothy’s ruby slippers from “The Wizard of Oz” are prize artifacts at the Smithsonian, Ron Burgundy’s burgundy “Anchorman” suit might turn out to be the most popular item at the Newseum in Washington.
The U.S. Naval Academy says it is in the process of expelling a midshipman accused of setting 11 small fires across the campus.
A 360-year-old Japanese stone lantern that sits among Washington’s cherry blossom trees now has a more prominent place on the National Mall.
A lawyer for a U.S. Naval Academy student accused of sexual assault is asking a federal judge to remove the school’s superintendent from the case out of concern he could be biased from political pressure due to the heightened focus on the sexual assault problem in the military.
A former Republican congressman from the Eastern Shore is endorsing Delegate Heather Mizeur, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor next year.
The Maryland Board of Physicians has closed its investigation into the death of a woman who was treated at an abortion clinic in Germantown.
A union leader for a civilian Navy fire department that responded to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says faulty radios hindered emergency communications among some of the responders.
A jury has convicted a 32-year-old man of human trafficking and prostitution charges.