Electrical Problem Temporarily Closes Washington MonumentThe National Park Service says an electrical problem is temporarily closing the Washington Monument.
Metro: Power Problem Affecting 3 LinesMetro says three train lines are being affected by a power problem and that customers should be prepared for delays.
Prospects For Western Md. Gas Bonanza Fade For NowThe natural gas bonanza that has enriched some Appalachian states has so far eluded western Maryland as market forces and a drawn-out state review of the drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing have weakened the region's appeal to the energy industry.
Possible Landing Gear Problem Ties Up Runway At BWIA possible landing gear problem holds up the runway at BWI.
Hardware Store Fire Caused By Electrical ProblemThe State Fire Marshal's Office says a fire that heavily damaged a Joppa hardware store and injured two firefighters was caused by an electrical problem.
Honda Recalls 807,000 Minivans, SUVs For Rollaway ProblemWhen the keys are removed from some Hondas, they could roll away.
Fake Marijuana Use Is A Serious Problem For TeensClose to 11,500 people were treated in emergency rooms in 2010 for fake marijuana use.
Intersex Fish Compounds Focus Of D.C. ForumChemicals linked to intersex fish that have both male and female traits will be the focus of a forum in Washington hosted by the Potomac Conservancy.
Prescription Drug Abuse A Rising Problem In Md.Cases of prescription drug abuse are soaring in Maryland, and the state needs a database to monitor prescriptions to help fight a serious public health concern, a top state health official told a panel of lawmakers Thursday.
Panel Suggests Making It Tougher To Get PensionsMembers of an employees benefits commission are recommending Maryland save retiree health care benefits for people who've spent 15 years working for the state, instead of the current five-year requirement.