The Smithsonian Institution announced plans Wednesday to create an innovation pavilion with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in one of the oldest buildings on the National Mall.
A schizophrenic ex-Marine convicted of shooting at the Pentagon and other military targets is slated to learn whether he will spend the next 25 years in prison.
U.S. Sen. Michael Crapo pleaded guilty Friday to a charge of driving while intoxicated and then apologized for his actions and asked forgiveness from his constituents.
U.S. Sen. Michael Crapo, the Idaho Republican arrested on suspicion of drunken driving, doesn't plan to fight the charges when he appears in court in January, a spokesman said Friday.
A U.S. senator pulled over in Alexandria for drunk driving may have consumed vodka before he got behind the wheel.
A conservative U.S. senator from Idaho who has said he doesn't drink because of his Mormon faith has been charged with drunken driving.
Alexandria police say two marked police cars were stolen off the streets on two consecutive nights, and detectives are trying to determine if the thefts are related.
A man was killed Friday morning while crossing Braddock Road in Alexandria, shutting down the road for several hours
Bilbo Baggins, which serves dishes like Frodo's French Toast, Gandalf's Pie and Green Dragon Pizza, expects a big crowd this weekend for the premiere of Peter Jackson's film "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey."
A Pennsylvania man was charged with criminally negligent homicide in the death of 26-year-old Sean Sumner of Alexandria, Va.
Alexandria City Public Schools will likely eliminate high school class rankings, joining the area's larger school systems.
A woman jogging in a northern Virginia park was assaulted and robbed by two other women, Fairfax County police say.
A 32-year-old man was killed Friday morning, Nov. 30, on the 6000 block of Hydrangea Drive in Alexandria, Va.
Boats decorated in holiday lights will be floating down the Potomac River during the Holiday Boat Parade of Lights.
He's spent 25 years working for Alexandria's police department, but now Deputy Police Chief Hassan Aden is leaving for a job in North Carolina.
Malls weren't the only places offering bargains this Black Friday. Local animal shelters also capitalized on the shopping hype and offered deals on pets.
Alexandria police are looking for two teens who stole three Rolex watches worth more than $37,000 from King's Jewelry in September.
The George Washington Parkway was shut down for several hours in Alexandria, Va., following a fatal crash Monday morning.
Alexandria is studying the visual impacts of building a new Metrorail station in the Potomac Yard area with balloon tests at proposed sites over the next several weeks.
Former gubernatorial candidate Brian Moran has stepped down as chair of the Democratic Party of Virginia.
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