Metropolitan police have transported a man from North Carolina to D.C. in connection with a double homicide in July.
DC mayor has 'cordial' phone conversation with Sen. Harry Reid following confrontation
US Army general facing sex charges loses bid for appeals judges to halt court-martial
Mayor Vincent Gray has proposed banning Styrofoam food containers in the District, citing their harmful effect on the Anacostia River.
Toppled Ten Commandments monument upright again in DC, further protections planned
Local breweries head to Denver to compete, learn and hobnob with the rock stars of craft brewing.
The death of a New Jersey man who set himself on fire on the National Mall was the result of his long fight with mental illness, not a political statement, his family said.
Homicide detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department are investigating the death of a 2-week-old baby in Northeast, police said.
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.