Links gives black history museum $1 million

The Links Foundation Inc. says it will give $1 million to help build the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall.

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 06:53am EST

Report: 5 firefighters knew about stricken man

Report: 5 firefighters knew that man had collapsed near station; none helped, man later died

Friday - 02/21/2014, 05:50pm EST

Buyers sought for Safeway-anchored Petworth apartments

Reston-based Duball LLC is seeking buyers for The Swift, a Safeway-anchored mixed-use project in Petworth, months before the development's scheduled completion this coming summer.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 04:24pm EST

Major cathedral earthquake repairs start next month

It's been more than two years since a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck in Virginia and caused damage around D.C.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 03:48pm EST

Family of Cecil Mills responds to report

The family of a man who collapsed outside a D.C. fire station while no one helped is responding to a report after an internal investigation. The man later died.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 03:41pm EST

D.C. officers honored for response to Navy massacre

District of Columbia police officers who responded to the Washington Navy Yard massacre in September have been honored by the department.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 02:16pm EST

Tornado Watch in effect for D.C. area


Friday - 02/21/2014, 12:09pm EST

Washington Post endorses Bowser for DC mayor

The Washington Post endorses DC Councilmember Muriel Bowser in mayoral primary

Friday - 02/21/2014, 11:40am EST

Tornado watch in effect for D.C. region

People in the D.C. region can expect a soggy Friday before warmer weather and some sunshine arrive for the weekend.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 11:21am EST

US ship deaths: Autopsies scheduled next week

Autopsies scheduled for next week on 2 Americans found dead on Maersk Alabama

Friday - 02/21/2014, 09:40am EST

Spike seen in cellphone thefts on Metro lines

Metro passengers may want to limit their cellphone use after new data shows an increasing number of crooks lurking the trains waiting to steal phones.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 08:11am EST

25 charged in fraud involving home care in DC

25 charged in bogus home care scheme; prosecutors call it DC's largest health-care fraud

Friday - 02/21/2014, 07:37am EST

Kings of Leon, Lady Antebellum weekend's biggest names

This weekend's top concerts include lots of rock and a little bit of country.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 07:25am EST

D.C.'s snowy owl recovering well -- even playing

If there's a spa for snowy owls, it sounds like D.C.'s famous bird has landed there.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 07:18am EST

Washington Monument construction continues

The Washington Monument remains on schedule for reopening despite the nearly 100 feet of scaffolding that remains around its base.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 05:18am EST

Mapping the long and short of sex

A new study ranks the duration of sex by state. Locally, which jurisdiction do you suppose would have the most loving?

Friday - 02/21/2014, 05:11am EST

Metro addresses improvements made in emergency incidents

More than a year ago, two trains lost power and remained stuck in the tunnels outside the Anacostia Metro station for several hours, causing havoc during the evening rush.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 07:51pm EST

Zebra on the highway and other excuses for being late to work

An annual CareerBuilder survey spells out some of the more creative excuses people gave for being tardy.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 01:06pm EST

Lawyers for Chris Brown pick trial date in DC

Lawyers for Chris Brown pick trial date in DC, singer wasn't in court

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 10:55am EST

Upsurge in flu, H1N1 deaths among younger population

Although winter's cold may be subsiding, the risk of serious illness or death associated with the flu still exists and now, a resurgence of the H1N1 virus is causing a dramatic rise in deaths of younger people.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 10:23am EST
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