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Interstate 495 (Capital Beltway)

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  • Captain America: law breaker [Commentary]

    Captain America: law breaker [Commentary]
    In the new Marvel movie, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," Captain America (Played by Chris Evans) is seen coolly riding his new Harley-Davidson on the streets of D.C. While watching this, I can only think of one thing: Where is Captain America's...
  • New photos released of missing D.C. girl, suspected abductor

    New photos released of missing D.C. girl, suspected abductor
    The search for a missing 8-year-old D.C. girl and the man police believe she is with continued Monday as authorities posted a $25,000 reward and released new photos of the child and suspect in a hunt that now stretches from Pennsylvania to Richmond. "We...
  • Express toll lanes a bit elitist, and unpractical [Editorial]

    Express toll lanes a bit elitist, and unpractical [Editorial]
    It sounds too good to be true, so there's a good chance it is. State officials say the new express toll lanes on I-95, expected to open for use in 2014, will ease traffic issues both on the toll lanes, and on the free lanes. The logic goes like this:...
  • MGM unveils design of proposed Prince George's casino

    MGM unveils design of proposed Prince George's casino
    MGM Resorts International presented an early look Wednesday at the design for its proposed $800 million casino and resort at National Harbor in Prince George's County — a glassy echo of Washington monuments atop a 1,600-foot-long stepped pedestal....
  • Black, gay and Christian, Marylanders struggle with conflicts

    Black, gay and Christian, Marylanders struggle with conflicts
    While growing up in an African-American Baptist church, Harris Thomas was taught homosexuality is an "abomination in the eyes of God." As a young minister, he disparaged the gay lifestyle even while secretly pursuing it. Today he heads a Baltimore...
  • Congressional candidate profiles

    MEET THE CANDIDATES   When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
  • Virginia, Maryland lawmakers spar over FBI move

    Virginia, Maryland lawmakers spar over FBI move
    Lawmakers from Virginia pressed a House of Representatives panel Wednesday to forgo a requirement that a potential new FBI headquarters be located close to the Capital Beltway, a provision they said gives Maryland an unfair advantage as the two states...
  • For casino companies, referendum's stakes are huge

    For the casino giants trying to persuade Marylanders to vote for or against more gambling here, the long-term stakes could be in the billions. Penn National Gaming's investment of $13 million for ads urging a "no" vote on Question 7 is pocket change...
  • A big part of a federal worker's job is just getting there

    A big part of a federal worker's job is just getting there
    Many federal workers in and around Washington make their home in the Baltimore area, so when two of them get together at a party, they immediately begin swapping commuting strategies. "Invariably, the first question that I get when I say I commute to D....
  • Mysteries of Mattawoman

    "What does a woman want?" —Sigmund Freud If Freud, like every man, couldn't figure what a woman wants, he would have been completely stumped by my even tougher question: "What do Mattawoman fish want --- today?" In the last week of July I took my...
  • American University brings classes to Annapolis, led by Capital columnist

    American University Dean Carola Weil was spending her rush hour stuck on the Capital Beltway - again - when she had an idea: Why not bring American University classes to Annapolis? At the time, Weil, a Queen Anne's County resident, was on the phone...
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