A trail group in Bethesda, Maryland, is suing the U.S. Transportation Department, alleging a planned light-rail route through some Washington suburbs would harm two rare, shrimplike creatures.
A real estate website has named two Montgomery County cities among the top 10 snobbiest small cities in America.
There is new fallout over forgotten vials of the deadly smallpox virus found at the National Institutes of Health in Maryland. N.I.H. employees tell WJZ they were never notified about the mistake.
A wild scene near the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Montgomery County.
A Maryland skateboard shop could face fines because of a 12-foot-long skateboard decoration that hangs on the outside of its store.
U.S. News and World Report ranks the nation’s top high schools. Several Maryland schools made the prestigious list.
Bethesda is readying for its 15th annual literary festival.
Officials at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda say the hospital is participating in a Navy-wide anti-terrorism exercise this week.
Montgomery County police say a 24-year-old Potomac man stabbed two people in a dispute in a mall parking lot.
Lockheed Martin is cutting 4,000 jobs, about 3.5 percent of its workforce, as the defense contractor continues to look for ways to lower costs amid reduced government spending.
Montgomery County Police say a Georgetown Preparatory School staffer took a gun to work and put the unloaded, holstered weapon on his desk.
The Defense Department says a 26-year-old soldier from Mill City, Ore., has died of injuries suffered in Afghanistan.