Library of Congress names author Kate DiCamillo new US youth literature ambassador
Legal experts hope to use technology to make some legal assistance available and affordable to all Americans, by facilitating the creation of court-approved documents for basic services.
District of Columbia begins renewing firearms registrations
D.C. and Baltimore are among the cities where an app called SpotHero can help you find guaranteed, discounted parking.
Friday is Jeffrey DeWitt's first day as DC's independent chief financial officer
Higher education may seem like a different world, but universities in many ways have been working from the same playbook as retail outlets.
Although the DMV will sit under clouds for most of the evening on Jan. 2 -- and perhaps part of the morning of Jan. 3 -- NASA will carry a live stream of the Quadrantids meteor -- the first of 2014.
The Rock Creek Park White-tailed Deer Management Plan will be in effect this year, with hunts taking place between now and March 31.
Bargain shoe retailer DSW will be among the tenants at the revamped Shops at Georgetown Park, joining T.J. Maxx/Home Goods, H&M, J. Crew and the soon-to-open Pinstripes bowling alley, bar and grill.
A D.C. man is facing murder charges after allegedly shooting his mother's fiance on New Year's Day.
Red-light cameras are common in Maryland, Virginia and the District, but many drivers complained to WTOP Ticketbuster about a specific kind of ticket in 2013.
It's the new year and in this small Maryland town, that means it's a day to rush into the freezing cold Chesapeake Bay for the annual Polar Bear Plunge.
Petitions due Thursday for DC mayoral candidates to get names on ballot for April 1 primary
The constant use of mobile devices raises the risk of an eye syndrome, according to doctors of opthalmology. One of the problems: mobile users don't blink enough.
Police: Tow truck driver charged with murder after chasing, striking man who robbed him
D.C.-based 3 Stars Brewing Company is launching a beer membership program.
Exactly 50 years ago, many in America were first hearing music from The Beatles. The Washington, D.C. area played a large role in fanning Beatlemania.
Four people sustained minor wounds after they were stabbed at a D.C. nightclub early New Year's Day.
One of the first babies of the year has a twin born last year.
Overall, D.C.'s murder rate is down considerably from a decade ago.