Metropolitan Police Department officials say a man's body has been found in the Anacostia River.
Earthcam released this time-lapse video showing the 14 months of repairs to the Washington Monument in about 80 seconds.
After a particularly harsh and long winter, the blue crab population is down significantly.
After NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the league for racist comments made in private, Congressman Henry Waxman says he wonders how the team's owner and the NFL can justify the Redskins' name.
The married D.C. police officer accused of a felony for threatening to kidnap or injure his 25-year-old girlfriend has been ordered released from jail.
Congressman requests hearing on Redskins name, cites 'racial insensitivity' and Sterling ban
A vigil in Farragut Square hopes to keep the spotlight on the more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria.
GOP congressman: DC law that decriminalizing pot raises federal-local jurisdiction questions
One mother helps thousands of others by collecting and distributing a basic, yet expensive, necessity.
A keeper at the National Zoo made a sad discovery Friday morning, finding one of the zoo's female sea lions dead.
Missouri senators introduce bill calling for DC's Union Station to be named after Truman
Three men are under arrest in Fairfax County charged with selling multiple Wizards fans fake playoff tickets.
Capital Crescent Trail has been reopened in Georgetown.
A shortcut between Silver Spring and Northwest Washington reopened Friday after a six-month project to replace and improve the crossing near Rock Creek Park.
A plan to utilize body cameras in the D.C. police department has the green light from a key oversight agency that handles citizen complaints.
"The demand for the tickets has been nothing like we've seen in this market in a long, long time," says the team's chief revenue officer.
Thousands of people will flock to D.C. Saturday for the Susan G. Komen Global Race for the Cure.
National Gallery of Art explores interaction between impressionists Degas, Cassatt in painting
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