Participants in 4-H National Youth Science Day have hands-on experience in one of the fastest growing occupational fields in the country - spatial technologies, including GIS and GPS mapping.
Two D.C. leaders trying to make sure the District continues operations during the federal shutdown had what some described as heated exchanges Wednesday with President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid.
"Order up!" may not be the first words most runners hear after a hard run, but for more than 150 Washingtonians, it's very familiar.
Despite a rise in national attention, an estimated 3.2 million students are bullied each year.
The unfair irony of a federal shutdown: Federal workers could be paid for work they didn't do and taxpayers could be stuck paying for services they didn't get.
The Obama administration, scrambling to tamp down a controversy over suspended death benefits for the families of fallen troops, announced Wednesday that a charity would pick up the costs of the payments during the government shutdown.
If the stalemate on Capitol Hill cuts off federal food assistance programs, area food banks could bare the brunt of feeding hungry families in the D.C. region beginning in November.
One man has taken it upon himself to mow and clean up the grounds around the Lincoln Memorial during the government shutdown.
DC mayor appeal to Sen. Reid to free city's local funds from federal budget battle
From Northern Virginia to suburban Maryland, furloughed friends are, no doubt, chatting on their cells, swapping emails and meeting for coffee.
As National Geographic celebrates its 125th anniversary, the storied institution is also celebrating women in photography through its new exhibit "Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment," which opens Thursday.
The "regional minimum" for employees would be $11.50 an hour by 2016 if leaders in Montgomery County, Prince George's County and D.C. succeed.
D.C. Councilmember and mayoral hopeful Tommy Wells wasted no time in introducing a living wage bill after Mayor Vincent Gray vetoed legislation last month that would have hiked the minimum wage in Washington from $8.25 to $12.25.
Corrections officer gets 3 years for taking bribe to smuggle drugs into DC jail
Police have identified the man they say was shot by an off-duty police officer on Tuesday while attempting to rob her.
At a DMV hearing on Tuesday debate centered on how to fix the adjudication system that many drivers feel is cumbersome and unfair.
Reps. Bill Foster, D-Ill., and Patrick Murphy, D-Fla., want the congressional gym closed during the federal shutdown.
Even though the D.C. region boasts some of the longest commute times, many people aren't that upset about it.
What women eat when they're young could help prevent breast cancer.