Heroin use rises in D.C. among middle, upper class

Abuse of heroin is ramping up at such a fast rate, doctors say it's the definition of an epidemic. Health officials in D.C. are trying to respond in turn.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 03:24pm EST

Kennedy Center receives $1M for arts education

The Newman's Own Foundation is giving $1 million to the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts,

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 01:38pm EST

Judge says Chris Brown should remain in treatment

Judge rejects DA's request to jail Chris Brown, tells singer to remain in treatment

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 01:08pm EST

'Stomp' returns to D.C. with National Theatre stop (Video)

The popular percussion show known as "Stomp" is returning to Washington with a touring engagement at the National Theatre.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 12:39pm EST

Game of Thrones ad: Is D.C. the next Westoros?

Winter has come and conquered, but "Game of Thrones" fan still have a few more weeks to wait until the season premiere of the HBO hit series.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 10:57am EST

Council member: D.C. parking plagued by phony disability placards

Some drivers are using phony disability parking placards as a way to avoid parking restrictions and meter payments in D.C.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 08:39am EST

Metro: weekend work to affect 3 of 5 lines

Metro: weekend work to affect orange, blue and red lines, no work scheduled for other lines

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 06:44am EST

Tips for driving in slick conditions (Video)

With ice and slush expected across the area Wednesday morning, AAA offers tips for driving in slick winter conditions in a video.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 06:42am EST

Winter storms result in blood shortages at Red Cross

Winter storms organization to shut down more than 770 blood drives nationwide, and the impact is felt.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 04:53am EST

Norton again warns council about tuition grants

The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress is once again warning the D.C. Council that approving an ambitious college scholarship program would endanger a popular federal program that helps city residents pay for college.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 03:40am EST

Teen leads Va. police on chase in stolen minivan

A teen from D.C. was arrested Sunday night after he led police on a high-speed chase along Interstate 95 in a stolen minivan.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 05:00pm EST

CaliBurger to locate HQ in D.C., plans U.S. expansion

CaliBurger, a California-style burger joint with locations in Asia and the Middle East, will establish a U.S. headquarters in the D.C. area.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 04:54pm EST

Pothole maintenance falls through cracks due to constant storms

Road crews report resources are in good shape ahead of the oncoming storm. But with constant clean-up going on, there isn't time for regular maintenance.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 04:05pm EST

Mayor, family outraged after death near D.C. fire station

A family's heartbreaking loss has set off new questions about the District's emergency response, and public safety officials are trying to sort out how a dying elderly man was left unattended next to a fire station.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 02:16pm EST

Wells pushes for decriminalizing pot

D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells is calling on the D.C. Council to pass a bill that decriminalizes the possession of small amounts of marijuana.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 01:08pm EST

Circulator bus stuck after sinkhole opens in DC

Circulator bus needs tow after sinkhole opens up on road in SE Washington

Monday - 02/03/2014, 11:00am EST

Pet of the Week: Seahawk, the Super Bowl puppy

In honor of the Seahawks' Super Bowl victory, this week's Pet of the Week is the team's canine namesake.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 10:50am EST

Gas prices dip again

Gas prices are edging lower, but just like the recent weather, it may be the calm before the storm.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 05:18am EST

Snowy owl brings attention to wildlife workers

The striking visitor from the Arctic has put a spotlight on the work done in a quiet corner of the District of Columbia.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 04:30am EST

DC Council to address issue of homeless in motels

DC Council to hear testimony on cold-weather homeless shelters, including use of motels

Monday - 02/03/2014, 04:20am EST
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