Visitor Numbers Down At Smithsonian Due To Government Shutdown & Weather Smithsonian officials say visitation is down at the museum complex this year due to the government shutdown and closures due to winter weather.
Kings Drop Game 1 Of Playoffs In OvertimeAlex Steen stole the puck from goalie Jonathan Quick behind the net and scored a short-handed goal to give the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night.
Cancer Death Rates Drop 20 Percent Since 1991More than a half a million people are predicted to die this year in America from all forms of cancer. Though the overall number is staggering, the predicted deaths are showing a decrease from a high reached in 1991.
Most Cancer Deaths Continue To DropCancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.
Metro Report Details Lower Than Expected RidershipMetro says train ridership was nearly 5 percent below the agency's expectations in the first quarter of the fiscal year.
No, Seriously: When Will Gas Prices Drop?Isn't this the time of year when gas prices are supposed to drop? Isaac is to blame, in part.
Steadily Declining Gas Prices Could Dip To $3 A Gallon By HalloweenHow low can you go? Gas prices are expected to drop below $3 a gallon by Halloween, according to energy analysts.
Testimony Change Led To Dismissal In Abortion CaseA Maryland prosecutor says he had to drop murder charges against two abortion doctors after learning that an expert witness expected to testify that the fetuses were terminated in the county would change his testimony.
Md. Board Notes Drop In Income Tax RevenueMaryland's Board of Revenue Estimates has revised state revenue projections downward by about $80 million for the current fiscal year and $50 million for the next one.
O'Malley Heartened By Drop In Baltimore MurdersGov. Martin O'Malley said Thursday that he was heartened by news that the number of murders in Baltimore is on the decline and approaching the goal that he set when he campaigned for mayor a decade ago.
Md. Traffic Deaths Down 10 PercentThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says traffic crash fatalities in Maryland dropped 10 percent last year.
AAA: Gas Prices Fall For Memorial Day WeekendGas prices are falling just in time for Memorial Day weekend.