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Washingtonian Today: Nobody Wants to Be Trump’s Chief of Staff?
If you can dodge a job assignment, you can dodge a ball: There are no public events on President Trump’s schedule today. Brace yourself for some news as the game of hot potato continues for Trump’s chief of staff job opening. Candidates are reportedly dodging the assignment, hoping to save salvage s
College Park: Check Out 5 Nearby Homes For Sale
COLLEGE PARK, MD — Looking for a new house nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings again and again? Fear not! To keep you up to date, we here at Patch have compiled a fresh batch of new listings nearby.
4 can't-miss theater events in Washington this week
If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in Washington this week, from a jukebox musical to a political drama. Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hood
Russian woman accused of being secret agent in US takes plea deal
WASHINGTON — A woman accused of being a secret agent for the Russian government has likely taken a plea deal, prosecutors indicated Monday in a court filing that said her case has been “resolved.” The information was included in a filing in the case against Maria Butina. Her lawyers and federal pros
30 students sickened by adenovirus at University of Maryland; 8 hospitalized
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - University of Maryland officials announced Friday that 30 students have contracted adenovirus, the same virus that led to the death of an 18-year-old freshman in mid-November.
What We Learned: #SweaterTorts Is Here To Stay, Columbus Blue Jackets Need To Take Advantage Of Home Ice
There was a hockey game last night in Columbus, but you'd be forgiven for already forgetting about it. A 4-0 shutout loss to the Washington Capitals was the cherry on top of a week that saw two blown leads (albeit one that led to an overtime win) and two absolutely abysmal performances in losses for
Dry and chilly weather creates icy spots on roads south of DC Monday morning
WASHINGTON (ABC7) — Our southern snow storm is out of here, but watch for slick roads south of D.C. through the morning. The work week will start off cold and dry, so dress warm! High temperatures will top out in the low 40s today through Thursday with overnight lows in the 20s. Some guidance is hin
Trump looking at several candidates for chief of staff
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing at least four people to serve as his next chief of staff, after plans for an orderly succession for departing John Kelly fell through.
Fraser leads No. 7 Maryland past James Madison 87-63
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland coach Brenda Frese says Brianna Fraser can come off the bench and take her team to another level. The senior forward rewarded her coach's confidence by delivering one of her best games.
South and central Virginia hit by snow, areas under Winter Storm Warning or advisory
WASHINGTON - Moderate to heavy snow hit south and central Virginia Sunday, with the National Weather Service issuing Winter Storm Warnings or Winter Weather Advisories for much of the area.
Why it's so hard to talk about George H.W. Bush's history with women
As many Americans watched the funeral services for President George H.W. Bush this week, Isa Leshko found herself tuning out the coverage. Things were missing. Recent events glossed over. It left her feeling sickened, she said.
DIARY-Top Economic Events to Jan 30
Dec 8 (Reuters) - For other diaries, please see:. —————————————————————————————- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events —————————————————————————————- MONDAY, DECEMBER 10 LISBON - Bank of Portugal Governor Carlos da Silva Costa to open event, on new risks and opportunities that digital t
3 Possible Landing Spots for Bryce Harper Following Nationals Doubt of Re-signing
The Washington Nationals have expressed doubt that they will re-sign superstar Bryce Harper, fueling speculation about where he will ultimately land. The winter meetings begin on Monday, and rumors fly out of that event faster than a high school cheerleading squad. So let's start the gossip and iden
U.S. prosecutors name Trump in hush payments, detail Russian contacts
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors said on Friday President Donald Trump directed his personal lawyer to make illegal hush payments to two women ahead of the 2016 election, and also detailed a previously unknown attempt by a Russian to help the Trump campaign.
Trump: chief of staff John Kelly to leave at end of year
WASHINGTON - WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year. Trump isn't saying immediately who will replace Kelly, a retired Marine general who has served as chief of staff since July 2017. But the president says an announcement abo
Woman says Takoma Park police K9 dog attacked her while on pursuit of suspects
TAKOMA PARK, Md. (FOX 5 DC) - A Montgomery County woman says she was brutally attacked by mistake by a police K9 while she was out walking her own dog earlier this week. Ayanna Brooks says she is still recovering from some painful injuries after being at the wrong place at the wrong time.
30 adenovirus cases confirmed at University of Maryland; at least 8 hospitalized
BALTIMORE — At least 30 cases of adenovirus had been confirmed at the University of Maryland, College Park as of Wednesday, according to the university. The virus, which led to the death of a freshman in November, has hospitalized at least eight people, according to information from the University H
Gaithersburg man arrested for attempted rape of cleaning lady
WASHINGTON — Montgomery County police arrested and charged a Gaithersburg, Maryland, man with attempted second-degree rape on Friday. Joao B. Rodrigues, 24, of Gaithersburg, was taken into custody after officers with the 1st District Special Assignment Team saw him walk into the apartment building a
Maryland coach Mike Locksley's bond with McNair family could make him a winning hire
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Plenty of people in and around the University of Maryland and its football program — in positions of political and financial power in the state and among the fan base — were already sold on Mike Locksley as the coach to steer the program's recovery from the disaster surrounding J
SWAT team swarms man's Wheaton home after hoax call
WHEATON, Md. (ABC7) — A fraudulent call led a SWAT team to the Montgomery County home of a man who had no idea what was going on Friday morning. Romeo Deriquito was the victim of a prank called "swatting" that involves the perpetrator making a hoax call to police in hopes of attracting a large polic