Collection of photographs showing descendants of slaves donated to Smithsonian

A collection of photographs documenting the descendants of slaves on a once-isolated island off the South-Carolina-Georgia coast is being donated to the new African-American history museum at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 04:04am EDT

D.C. college ranked one of 'greenest campuses'

During this season of college acceptance letters, high school students across the country are making difficult decisions about where to spend their next four years. To aid in this process, the website Niche compiles weekly ranked lists of a variety of factors, the most recent of which has placed American University in the top three.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 03:37am EDT

New photos of missing 8-year-old, suspected abductor

New photos were released Monday afternoon in the case of a missing D.C. area girl.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 07:41pm EDT
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DC judge halts homeless housing practice

DC judge halts practice of housing homeless families in gyms during cold nights

Monday - 03/24/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Feds: Inmate sent Obama threat to wrong address

Prosecutors: Pennsylvania inmate mailed threat against President Obama to wrong address

Monday - 03/24/2014, 03:49pm EDT

Report: Georgetown ricin suspect may have made threats

A Georgetown University student was charged with producing the deadly toxin ricin in his dorm room.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 11:12am EDT

Pet of the Week: Winifred

Meet Winifred! A sweet 5-year-old English bulldog.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 09:49am EDT

Ted Leonsis to receive charitable award

Ted Leonsis will receive the TAPS Engaged Philanthropist Award.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 08:08am EDT

D.C. woman leaves ambulance when paramedics argue (Video)

A woman claims she was being taken by ambulance to get medical treatment, but got out because the paramedics were having such a heated argument that she didn't feel safe.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 07:38am EDT

Georgetown students react to ricin charges

WTOP's Dick Uliano reports.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 07:04am EDT

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DC officials to honor centenarians at luncheon

DC officials to honor city's centenarians at annual luncheon

Monday - 03/24/2014, 03:30am EDT

No cherry blossoms yet at blossom festival

The grip of harsh winter on the region doesn't want to let go and Washington's cherry blossoms, known for their brilliant pink signature on the early spring landscape, are still hibernating.

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 08:30pm EDT
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2 dead after wrong-way crash in Washington

2 dead after wrong-way crash on Kenilworth Avenue in northeast Washington

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 07:40pm EDT

Charges issued for Red Roof Inn killing

Kahlil Tatum, believed to be with a missing 8-year-old girl faces a murder charge for the death of a woman found in a Red Roof Inn in Oxon Hill.

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 03:10pm EDT
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Expert chefs cook up a storm at Cochon 555 in D.C.

Nycci Nellis, The List Are You On It

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 02:33pm EDT

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Spate of corruption stains otherwise thriving DC

Corruption plagues local DC politicians as city economy thrives; some say voters disengaged

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 08:34am EDT

National Epilepsy Walk kicks off in D.C.

'It's a really big disease and no one knows about it.'

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 08:31pm EDT

Five-second rule not just a myth

The "five-second rule" is more than an old wives' tale, according to a new study.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:54pm EDT

Early voting centers for D.C. mayor's race open

More D.C. early voting centers are open Saturday in the District for the upcoming mayoral race.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:48am EDT
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