Fireworks light up the sky over the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the U.S. Capitol on July 4. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Best Fireworks in Washington, D.C.

It’s not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.


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Baltimore County Police Kill Unarmed Man After Suicide Threat

An unarmed black man killed by Baltimore County police told his girlfriend’s mother that he was going to commit suicide as officers were on their way to his home after reports of domestic violence, the mother said Thursday.


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Woman Jumps to Her Death in Baltimore, Infant Son Also Dead

Police in Baltimore say a woman has died after jumping from a parking garage. Her 5-month-old son found in her car is also dead.


Fully 20 percent of U.S. adults become rich for parts of their lives, wielding outsize influence on America's economy and politics. This little-known group may pose the biggest barrier to reducing the nation's income inequality. (ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Principal Pleads Guilty To Stealing From Student Fund

A former Baltimore principal has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $50,000 from Western High School’s student activity fund to make personal purchases.


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Confederate Monument in Baltimore Vandalized

The debate over whether to take down the confederate flag in South Carolina has touched Baltimore with someone defacing a monument dedicated to confederate soldiers and sailors.



Father Arrested After 2-Year-Old Dies In Hot Car In Baltimore

A man has been charged with murder and child abuse after his 2-year-old daughter was found unresponsive in a hot car in northeast Baltimore Monday.


Protesters Hold Vigil And March Over Death Of Freddie Gray After Police Arrest

Trial Date Set for 6 Baltimore Officers Charged in Freddie Gray’s Death

The trial date for six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray has been set.


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New Phase of I-95 Construction to Cause Major Delays

Commuters on I-95 in Baltimore are in for more messy mornings, with lane closures affecting northbound traffic approaching downtown.


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Jesse Jackson Released From Halfway House in Baltimore

Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was released Monday morning from a Baltimore halfway house, where he’d been living since his release from an Alabama federal prison in March.


Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) (C) speaks at a press conference with Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) (R) at the U.S. Capitol on the nomination of Robert Wilkins to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia November 18, 2013 in Washington, DC. Wilkins's nomination has not been voted on by the U.S. Senate due to Republican efforts to filibuster the nomination. Also pictured is Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA) (L).  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Cardin to Hold Town Hall on Business in Baltimore

Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin is holding a town hall meeting on business in Baltimore.