The Virginia man who died after being struck by a tractor trailer on the northbound lanes of I-495 over the weekend has been identified, state police said Monday. Barrington Holt, 82, of Falls Church, was traveling north on the Inner Loop when he ran off the right side of theRead More →

A publicist for rapper Bushwick Bill says the founder of the iconic Houston rap group the Geto Boys has died. Bill’s publicist, Dawn P., told The Associated Press that the rapper died Sunday at 9:35 p.m., local time, at a Colorado hospital. The publicist says the rapper, whose legal nameRead More →

HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of protesters marched through Hong Kong on Sunday to voice their opposition to government-sponsored legislation that would allow people to be extradited to mainland China to face charges. The massive protest took place three days before Hong Kong’s government plans to bring theRead More →

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said he was reluctantly prepared to slap retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods if negotiators in Washington had failed to strike a deal, addressing a boisterous celebratory rally Saturday in the border city of Tijuana. The president’s comments came shortly afterRead More →

A manager at a Chick-fil-A in Fairfax, Virginia, has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor, according to Fairfax County police. Abelardo Daniel Medianero Salazar, 32, of Falls Church, Virginia, has been charged with three counts of solicitation of a minor using a communication device, and two counts of indecent libertiesRead More →

Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Gabriel Ynoa throws to a Houston Astros batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 7, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke) Houston Astros’ Josh Reddick watches his home run during the fifth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Baltimore OriolesRead More →

Duke Ellington’s former childhood home sits in LeDroit Park. (Courtesy BTW Images) The LeDroit Park house of legendary jazz musician Duke Ellington is on the market for $1.2 million. (Courtesy BTW Images) It’s the first time that Duke Ellington’s LeDroit Park house has been on the market. (Courtesy BTW Images)Read More →

BOSTON (AP) — Craig Berube’s bunch likes to live dangerously. In Game 5 alone, Ivan Barbashev got away with a high hit on Marcus Johansson and Zach Sanford got his elbow up into Torey Krug’s head and avoided a penalty. Alex Steen went straight to the penalty box when heRead More →

CHICAGO (AP) — The Justice Department found that the former head of the U.S. Marshals Service’s Chicago office who stepped down last year without explanation made an “inappropriate comment about shooting a judge” during a firearms training exercise. The Justice Department’s inspector general doesn’t identify Edward Gilmore in its report.Read More →