It's not all cookies and campfires for one local Girl Scout troop. These girls build robots and confidence as they advance in robotics competitions.
Los Angeles festival brings together 8 Stradivarius violins for performances
US Attorney General Eric Holder extends federal recognition to Michigan same-sex marriages
Wooing Adelson? GOP governors support billionaire patron's opposition to Internet gambling
Rain usually isn't an element vacationers seek. In fact, it is often purposely avoided, whether that means picking a rain-free destination or visiting a spot during its dry season.
Carowinds theme park set to open 2014 season on Saturday
White House hopefuls betting big on GOP mega donor in Las Vegas, Sheldon Adelson
With names such as Kuzya and Glasha, 10 mixed-breed dogs arrived with puppy-style passports to Dulles Airport Thursday in hopes of finding homes in the D.C. area.
Alabama's April Walking Tours program returns in towns from Atmore to Athens
Concerts in the D.C. area this weekend bring talent from R&B, bluegrass and songwriting.
Frederick, Md., looks to control trail use in city-owned forest favored by mountain bikers
This week Garden Editor Mike McGrath explores the health benefits of pansies and how to rid your home of ants.
You know a native New Yorker when you hear one, but what about someone who grew up in D.C.? Researchers say the city does have its own language, and a study of it is ongoing.
A Tennessee man has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison for trying to buy luxury vehicles using stolen identities.
U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin plans to visit Chesapeake College to talk with culinary students, educators and business leaders.
Long-awaited home demolitions will turn blighted Detroit neighborhoods into blank canvas
Across the globe, the US college sports system is a rarity in developing top young talent
Correction: Fannie-Freddie Mortgages stories
1936 Nobel Peace Prize discovered in South American pawn shop sold at auction for $1.16M
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