DC Using Street, Metro Stop Closures To Deter Crowds From Flocking To Cherry BlossomsAs signature cherry blossom trees go through peak bloom in the nation's capital, officials in the District of Columbia are resorting to mass street closures to keep large crowds away in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Latest: FedEx Field Could Become COVID-19 Testing Site; National Guard Helping Set UpA caravan of National Guard vehicles made their way through Baltimore Friday en route to FedEx Field, which officials said could become a coronavirus testing site.
Coronavirus Latest: 59-Year-Old Man First COVID-19 Death In DCA 59-year-old man is the first person to die from the coronavirus in Washington, D.C., health officials said Friday.
You Can Watch The DC Cherry Blossoms Safely From Home With The BloomCamThe cherry blossoms are set to be in peak bloom Saturday at DC's Tidal Basin, but with the coronavirus pandemic, it's not safe to be in a large crowd.
Coronavirus Latest: Officials Urge Cherry Blossom Viewers To Avoid Metro; Working On Way To Watch OnlineWhile a number of events that were part of Washington, D.C.'s annual Cherry Blossom Festival have been canceled due to the coronavirus, the blossoms are nearing peak bloom and you can still go check them out.
Police: Man Shot By Officer Had Rifle, Ignored CommandsA Maryland man who was shot and killed by police was armed with a rifle and ignored commands to show his hands and get on the ground when officers entered his home, police said in a statement Tuesday.
Lawyer: Man Asleep When Police Fired On House, Killing HimA Maryland man was asleep in his bedroom when police opened fire from outside his house, killing him and wounding his girlfriend, an attorney for the 21-year-old man’s family said Friday.
'Military Retiree Dependent' At Joint Base Andrews Tests Positive For CoronavirusA "military retiree dependent" tested positive for coronavirus at Joint Base Andrews this week, a military official said.
Police: Maryland Man Shot Dead While Officers Served Search WarrantPolice in Maryland say that an officer fatally shot a man while a search warrant was being served.
Coronavirus: Washington Wizards To Self-Quarantine Amid NBA Decision To Suspend SeasonGobert is a Utah Jazz player, and played the Wizards on February 29. 
New Peak Bloom Prediction: March 21-24The National Mall National Park Service changed its peak bloom prediction for the cherry blossoms in D.C. from the last weekend of March to a week earlier.