Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is endorsing a plan to remove an inscription from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, rather than cut into the granite to replace it with a fuller quotation.
Plans to build a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower will be delayed into next year as the World War II general’s family continues to object to a design by architect Frank Gehry.
Montgomery County officials say a courthouse annex being built in Rockville has created a problem for a Sept. 11 memorial across the street.
The victims of another devastating mass shooting are trying to move forward. The Sikh community in Oak Creek, Wisc., are finally allowed to return to their temple for the first time since a white supremacist killed six worshipers.
Flags around the state of Maryland are being flown at half-staff in honor of fallen officers.
A candlelight vigil is planned at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington to mark the anniversary of the civil rights leader’s assassination 44 years ago.
The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence will be holding its annual memorial service.
A final goodbye to Penn State football coach Joe Paterno. He was forced out of his job just two months before his death amid a sex scandal on his coaching staff.
High honors for a Baltimore radio icon. Hundreds turned out for an emotional memorial for Ron Smith, who recently lost his battle with pancreatic cancer.
Construction of a memorial to honor the man called the “Father of the U.S. Navy” has begun in Annapolis.
Events are being planned across Washington for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
After seven days and no sign of a missing boater, a 25-year-old Eastern Shore man is presumed dead. He was one of three people on board a sailboat that capsized near Sandy Point last weekend.