Metro: buses to replace trains on sections of the blue and orange lines this weekend
US Botanic Garden opens art exhibit on native plants of mid-Atlantic region
If you've wondered how this winter is stacking up to other years, here's a look at how much snow has fallen in comparison to the top five snowfall years.
New York-based BrightFarms Inc. has signed a partnership with Giant Food to supply produce grown at a 100,000-square-foot greenhouse near Giant's store at 1535 Alabama Ave. SE.
Just when you thought it was already expensive to live, park and eat in the D.C. area, a new study found homebuyers in the D.C. metropolitan area need to have some of the fattest paychecks in the country.
While Olympians are playing ice hockey in Sochi, local athletes are playing an underwater version of the game.
A site called BabyChart.us allows readers to track the popularity of any name from 1880 through 2012, based on data from the Social Security Administration.
DC mayor, CFO to travel to New York for annual pitch to bond rating agencies
Latest snowstorm delays school openings in mid-Atlantic region
The beginning of the year is a tough time for retail sales, so when you see a neighborhood restaurant offering multiple flash sales and Groupons, is it a sign it's failing?
Mark Fischetti, senior editor at Scientific American, says that the jet stream - the river of air in the northern hemisphere that blows west to east and drives most of the D.C. region's weather - has been changing, and it means that extreme-weather periods will last longer.
A transformation to the National Harbor shoreline is on its way.
To celebrate Black History Month, the National Archives displayed the Emancipation Proclamation for just three days. And for the visitors who went to see it, the document's power has not diminished with time.
A young girl was shot in southeast D.C. on Friday afternoon.
Dozens of immigrants rights protesters were arrested outside the White House Monday.
Nice homes are a mainstay in the D.C. region. Mansions with price tags in the millions aren't uncommon. So, where are the best of the best?
Icicles hanging off a roof make for one of winter's most striking sights. But if you see them on your house, it could mean trouble.
This 7-year-old purebred Pekingese arrived at the Washington Animal Rescue League from South Carolina with his best friend, who has since been adopted. Now Smushie is inconsolable. Will your home help him feel better?
Closing school is all fun-and-games for kids. But how do working parents deal with the scramble to find child care?
Library of Congress hosts open house in historic reading room for President's Day
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