George Takei on driving, equality and Japanese internment camps

If the past is prologue, then the utopian coexistence of beings from different parts of the universe in the original "Star Trek" series is what humans should be striving to achieve in the present, said actor George Takei while speaking in D.C. over the weekend.

Monday - 05/19/2014, 06:11am EDT

3 Star Ball brings attention to D.C. voting rights

To bring more attention to the District's lack of voting rights, D.C. Vote will host its first annual 3 Star Ball on Thursday, May 22.

Monday - 05/19/2014, 05:33am EDT

Is Howard University Hospital backing off on nursing cutbacks?

Howard University Hospital has apparently backed away from planned layoffs of some of its nursing staff at least for now.

Monday - 05/19/2014, 04:49am EDT

Park Police investigating fatal accident on Suitland Parkway

A man was struck as he tried to cross the parkway on Saturday.

Monday - 05/19/2014, 12:56am EDT

Man dead after trying to cross Suitland Parkway

Park Police officers are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck while trying to cross Suitland Parkway.

Monday - 05/19/2014, 12:55am EDT

Vaccinate your kids twice for Meningitis

Your child should get vaccinated at 11 or 12 years old, and again at 16, according to health officials.

Sunday - 05/18/2014, 06:25am EDT

South Korea-born bishop consecrated in New York

A South Korea-born diocesan has been installed as the suffragan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New York.

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 09:57pm EDT

Divorce tattoos hot trend for recent brokenhearted

Are divorce tattoos a sign of strength -- or a reminder of despair?

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 11:57am EDT

Man gets 75 years for double slaying in Washington

A man convicted of killing two men, one of whom was struck when a bullet went through the intended target, has been sentenced to 75 years in prison.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 10:09pm EDT

Flooding may force closure of DC parks

Flooding may force closure of DC national parks over the weekend

Friday - 05/16/2014, 09:30pm EDT

Obama signs minor change to DC building height law

President Barack Obama has signed a bill that makes a minor change to the century-old law banning skyscrapers in the nation's capital.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 09:25pm EDT

Computer problem delaying immigration court cases

When a person's legal status is in question, their case goes in front of a U.S. Immigration Court Judge. But now a system which already has 366,758 pending cases may see that number grow due to a computer issue.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 06:43pm EDT

Capital Crescent Trail closed again

A portion of the Capital Crescent Trail is closed again because of a suspected sewage spill.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:10pm EDT

How to land a Digital DC tech fund grant

D.C. officials on Friday laid out the criteria for startups to claim a piece of the $1 million Digital DC Technology Fund.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 03:01pm EDT

D.C. acknowledges millennial boom with week of events

The millennial generation is the largest generation, and D.C. is the most popular U.S. city for millennials.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 11:42am EDT
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We now know what will replace Buddha Bar in D.C.

The Texas de Brazil churrascaria-style steakhouse will take over the former Buddha Bar space in Mount Vernon Triangle.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 10:43am EDT

Panda Bear and Boz Scaggs this weekend

Animal Collective's Panda Bear and '70s sensation Boz Scaggs will play this weekend.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 06:38am EDT

Takeover plan for DC's Corcoran Gallery now final

Plans set for Corcoran Gallery's takeover by George Washington University, National Gallery

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:37am EDT

Can D.C. survive 'unstoppable' ice melt?

The melting of the giant West Antarctica ice sheet will cause the world's seas to rise higher and faster than earlier projections -- how will that affect life in and around the nation's capital?

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:13am EDT

Smithsonian to fly drones for 'future' festival

Smithsonian to fly drones, jetpack near National Mall for 'The Future is Here' festival in DC

Thursday - 05/15/2014, 05:30pm EDT
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