Washington Football Team Replacing Cheerleading Team With Coed Dance TeamWashington will not have cheerleaders for the first time since the NFL’s longest-running cheerleading team was founded in 1962, with a coed dance team taking its place.
7 Years After Disappearance, DC Police Still Searching For Relisha RuddOn the seventh anniversary of her disappearance, police in the nation's capital spread pamphlets calling for information in the case of Relisha Rudd.
DC Cherry Blossom Peak Bloom Predicted For April 2-5The National Mall National Park Service is projecting cherry blossom peak bloom will fall between April 2 to April 5.
Ovechkin Scores Game-Winner As Capitals Sweep Devils 3-2Alex Ovechkin broke a second-period tie and the streaking Washington Capitals welcomed back top goaltender Iyla Samsonov from an extended absence because of COVID-19 with a 3-2 victory over the skidding New Jersey Devils on Sunday.
Harford County Man Robert Reeder Identified Among Capitol Rioters Using Facial Recognition Software, Officials SayAnother Maryland man was identified among the group of rioters that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
Swastika Found Carved Into Tree In Sligo Creek Valley Park; Police InvestgatingPolice are investigating after someone found a swastika carved into a tree in a park in Montgomery County on Wednesday.
Mercia Bowser, Sister Of DC Mayor Muriel Bowser, Dies From COVID-19 ComplicationsMercia Bowser, the sister of Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser, has died from COVID-19 complications, the mayor said Wednesday.
At Least 11 Sickened By Carbon Monoxide Poisoning During Church Service In Prince George's CountyAt least 11 people were sickened by carbon monoxide during a church service in Prince George's County over the weekend, officials said.
US Judge Orders Emma Coronel Aispuro, Wife Of Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' To Remain Temporarily Jailed After Drug Trafficking ArrestA U.S. judge ordered the wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to remain behind bars Tuesday after she was charged with helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal empire.
Emma Coronel Aispuro, Wife Of 'El Chapo,' Arrested At Dulles Airport On International Drug Trafficking ChargesEmma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of notorious Sinaloa Cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera, was arrested at Dulles International Airport in Virginia Monday, the justice department said.
Woman, 2 Dogs Killed In Sunday Evening House Fire In Montgomery CountyA 72-year-old woman and two dogs were killed in a house fire Sunday evening in Montgomery County, officials said Monday.
T.J. Oshie Scores Twice, Capitals Come Back To Beat DevilsT.J. Oshie scored twice to end a lengthy drought, Alex Ovechkin had a late power-play goal and the Washington Capitals came back from down two to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Sunday.
Prince George's County Couple Charged In Fentanyl Distribution ConspiracyA Prince George's County couple faces multiple federal charges stemming from a conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Maryland said.
4 Men Charged In String Of Montgomery County Convenience Store RobberiesFour men have been charged following a string or more than half a dozen convenience store robberies last month, the Montgomery County Police Department said Thursday.
AP Source: Police Suggest Keeping US Capitol Fence For MonthsU.S. Capitol Police officials told congressional leaders the razor-wire topped fencing around the Capitol should remain in place for several more months as law enforcement continues to track threats against lawmakers, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Thursday.