Redskins Reviewing Team Name After FedEx Asks NFL Team To Change NameThe Washington Redskins are launching a thorough review of its name after the title sponsor of their stadium asked the NFL team to change its name.
Lawsuit Accuses Property Managers Of Ageist Facebook AdsSome of the nation’s leading property management companies deliberately excluded older people from seeing Facebook advertisements for dozens of apartment complexes in the Washington, D.C., area, a housing watchdog alleged in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Washington D.C. Officials Launch Bid To Host 2026 World Cup MatchesThe 2026 World Cup will see the United States host matches in 10 cities. The nation's capital wants to be one of them.
NAACP Plans To Move Headquarters From Baltimore To Washington, D.C.The NAACP plans to move its headquarters from Baltimore to the nation's capital, the group announced Monday.
UMD Renames Administration Building In Honor Of Former Sen. Mike MillerThe University of Maryland is honoring longtime state Senate president Mike Miller by renaming its administration building for him.
Former Redskins Assistant Coach, "Hogs" Creator Joe Bugel Dies At 80Former Washington Redskins assistant coach Joe Bugel, regarded as one of the top offensive line coaches in NFL history, has died. He was 80.
Online Registrar Threatens To Drop Anti-Immigration WebsiteAn internet registrar is threatening to delist a website that is a leading promoter of white nationalist and anti-immigration views, a move that could make the site accessible only to diehard users willing to use a special browser to find it on the dark web.
Lightning Strike Causes Montgomery County House Fire; More Than $400K In Damage ReportedA lightning strike is believed to be the cause of a house fire in Montgomery County that caused more than $400,000 in damage Monday evening, officials said.
Redskins Retire Bobby Mitchell's Jersey, Rename Stadium LevelThe Washington Redskins will retire the jersey of Hall of Famer Bobby Mitchell. They will also rename the lower level of FedEx Field for him, replacing the section named for former owner George Preston Marshall.
DC Protesters Pull Down, Burn Statue Of Confederate GeneralProtesters toppled the only statue of a Confederate general in the nation's capital and set it on fire on Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the United States.
Washington Post Calls On Skins' Owner Or NFL To Change NameThe Washington Post editorial board is calling on Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder to change his football club's name.
County Executive Names Hector Velez Interim Prince George's County Police Chief Following Hank Stawinski's ResignationOne day after former Prince George's County Police Chief Hank Stawinski stepped down, County Executive Angela Alsobrooks named Assistant Chief Hector Velez the department's interim leader.
Reopening Maryland: Montgomery County Will Move To Phase 2 Friday EveningMontgomery County will move to the second phase of Maryland's Roadmap to Recovery coronavirus reopening plan Friday at 5 p.m., county officials said Monday evening.
Internet Vigilantes Falsely Link Ex-Officer To Teens' Attack Over Pro-Black Lives Matter Flyers In Montgomery CountyJohn Damskey, 53, was one of at least two men who were falsely accused by internet vigilantes who posted their photos and personal information on Twitter before police on Friday arrested and charged another man, 60-year-old Anthony Brennan III, with assaulting the three protest supporters.
More Train, Bus Service Returning To Maryland As Coronavirus Restrictions Are LoosenedSome transit options for Maryland commuters are returning as more people return to work and more businesses are allowed to reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic.