Air and space museum evacuated, bag investigated

The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum has been evacuated after police received a call about a suspicious package.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 03:48pm EDT

DC mayor proposes new hospital east of Anacostia

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray wants to build a new, $300 million hospital to replace the city-owned hospital east of the Anacostia River.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 03:10pm EDT

The 10 worst U.S. cities for parking your car. Yes, D.C.'s on the list

You think it's bad in D.C.? It is — but it's far worse in other U.S. cities.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 02:22pm EDT

Prosecutors appeal order that releases Georgetown ricin suspect

Federal prosecutors appealed a judge's order that would release from jail Georgetown University student Daniel Milzman, who is accused of making ricin toxin in his dorm room.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 01:05pm EDT

Whole Foods to open once-a-month pop-up shop at St. Elizabeth's

Whole Foods Markets announced Wednesday it will open a monthly pop-up shop at the Gateway Pavilion on the east campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 12:19pm EDT

Police: Animals may have been killed in ritual

US Park Police: Dead birds, goat found in Rock Creek Park may have been killed in ritual

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 08:59am EDT

Transportation officials urge caution after snow

Mid-Atlantic transportation officials urge caution on roads a day after spring snowstorm

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 08:30am EDT

Local 'lady baker' tours the country in search of pie

Local baker Teeny Lamothe took to the road for a year to apprentice with some of the country's best pie makers. Her new book chronicles her journey.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 07:12am EDT

How will cold snap affect D.C.'s cherry blossom trees?

D.C.'s famed cherry blossom trees are stronger than spring time snow and cold snaps.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 05:29am EDT

8 D.C. students surprised with prestigious scholarships

A free college education is rare, but eight D.C. high school seniors learned Tuesday their hard work paid off big time.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 09:09pm EDT

Police: Animal corpses found in NW, ritualistic killing suspected

Park police and animal control found a number of dead animals, including a handful of chickens and a small goat, in Northwest D.C. on Tuesday.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 07:58pm EDT

Authorities release new video of missing girl

Nearly a month after she was last seen, there is no sign of eight- year-old Relisha Rudd. But police released a new video on Tuesday that shows her in D.C. shortly after the previous last-known sighting of her.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 06:58pm EDT
Listen

Judge orders ricin suspect released, stays decision 24 hours

A judge ordered the 19-year-old accused of making a deadly ricin toxin be released to home confinement for immediate admittance to a psychiatric hospital on Tuesday, then agreed to stay the ruling for 24 hours upon prosecutors' request.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 06:05pm EDT

Opponent of Redskins name: Snyder's foundation no substitute for name change

A member of the Oneida Indian Nation and a leader in the crusade to change the name of Washington's NFL team says Dan Snyder's new foundation won't undo the damage the team's name causes.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 05:23pm EDT
Listen

D.C. mayor signs senior property tax exemption

DC mayor signs bill exempting certain low-income senior citizens from property taxes

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 05:01pm EDT

Credits, checks issued in e-books settlement

If e-books you bought were included in the national settlement against major publishers, credits and refund checks are now being sent.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 04:13pm EDT

Poll: DC mayor, top challenger in dead heat

Washington Post poll shows DC mayor, top challenger in statistical tie 1 week before primary

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Mid-Atlantic region sees springtime snowfall

Mid-Atlantic sees springtime snowfall, forecast includes 2 to 4 inches in much of region

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Hirshhorn gift to fund contemporary art purchases

Gift of $1 million to Hirshhorn Museum to fund acquisitions of contemporary art

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 01:40pm EDT
  •  
  • 16
  •