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(Toni Sandys/The Washington Post)
(Toni Sandys/The Washington Post)

A slain boy, his grieving teammates and a football coach’s rush to save them

His star running back was killed by gunfire. Can Coach Kevin McGill save the rest of his team?

The accused spy knew stealth was crucial from his work on submarines. He surfaced anyway.

Jonathan Toebbe and his wife Diana could face life in prison on charges that they tried to sell secrets about the Navy's most advanced nuclear submarines. Who were the Annapolis couple before their arrest?

Northern Virginia school systems fine-tune online learning, launch virus testing

Fairfax will roll out random testing for students, redoubling efforts to stop transmission.

D.C.-area forecast: October’s finest through tomorrow, and not bad after that either

Warmer today and tomorrow, then cooler with a few light showers possible Friday and Saturday.

French Bulldog puppy, possibly valued in the thousands, is taken at gunpoint, D.C. police say

The dog, named Luna, was abducted Saturday afternoon by two men people, authorities said.

Boy, 13, fatally injured crossing road, Prince William police say

Incident occurred on James Madison Highway, according to police.

Man fatally shot in Prince George’s County, police say

Killing reported on Branch Avenue, according to authorities.

Prolonged disruption could be a drag on pandemic recovery for Metro and D.C. region, leaders say

The transit agency pulled more than half its rail fleet, slashing service as more riders were slowly returning.

Prince George’s County amends redistricting map, public hearing set for Nov. 16

Under the county charter the council is required to redraw district lines every 10 years to adjust for population. The redistricting process has divided the council and received criticism from the community.

D.C. police chief said officer fatally shot unarmed man during ‘intense physical struggle’

Authorities said video from the body camera does not capture “all aspects of the struggle.”

Part of Third Street NW temporarily shut, D.C. police say

Police describe a possible detour using E Street.

Glenn Youngkin, Virginia’s ‘political outsider,’ has given more than $1 million to GOP campaigns

The first-time candidate has been a prolific contributor to Republicans since the early 2000s.

Riding a bicycle and giving peace a chance, in honor of the brother she lost to war

A Virginia woman just completed inscribing an imaginary peace sign across the USA.

PM Update: Warming into Wednesday

It’s not quite as chilly tonight. More sunshine and 70s tomorrow.

FBI searches D.C., NYC homes connected to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska

Deripaska has been sanctioned for years; the searches were part of an unspecified criminal investigation.

Senate Democrats remove D.C. marijuana, abortion riders in spending plan, but hurdles remain

D.C. council members are "cautiously optimistic" that they can pass legislation legalizing the sale of marijuana, but only if Senate Republicans play ball.

Rep. Andy Harris, a doctor, says he’s prescribed ivermectin as a covid-19 treatment

The Republican congressman from Maryland made the comments last month about the unproven treatment while co-hosting a radio program.
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D.C.’s Woodrow Wilson High School will be renamed. Which name is hotly debated.

The mayor suggested naming the school for playwright August Wilson, but some council members want a name that more clearly signals change.
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D.C.-area forecast: October’s finest through tomorrow, and not bad after that either

Warmer today and tomorrow, then cooler with a few light showers possible Friday and Saturday.