This time of year, many of us could use some extra cash. But for one Virginia man, Christmas definitely came early.
The Smithsonian's National Zoo has found serious problems with its animal care and management of various creatures kept in the Cheetah Conservation Station over the past year, and the zoo's director said Thursday that he is looking at changes to the operation amid budget cuts.
An ancient Roman sculpture portraying a warrior just before his death is visiting Washington on its first trip outside of Italy in more than 200 years.
New Census Bureau data shows nearly half of the nation's 20 wealthiest counties, based on median household income, are in the Washington region.
Officials to discuss future of the Chesapeake Bay Program on its 30th anniversary
Washington Redskins' owner Dan Snyder has been criticized for his leadership of the team -- and fans who think they could do a better job may put their money where their mouth is.
A rare horse has died at a National Zoo facility amid concerns that the quality of animal care is suffering because resources and staff are stretched too thin.
First, it was the Stephen Strasburg shutdown. Then the government shutdown. Now comes the biggest shutdown to ever hit Washington.
American University is on lockdown after reports that a man with a gun was spotted on campus.
National Archives showcases Magna Carta, evolution of rights in new museum space in DC
Christmas came early this year for four families in the District as Capitals and Wizards players handed out toys and gifts Wednesday.
Suspect in 2 bank robberies arrested after 3rd alleged crime in DC
Bill to provide financial aid to DC students would cost $95 million over 4 years
Evans, Bowser continue to raise most money for DC mayor; incumbent Gray has raised $0
DC police officer accused in prostitution operation arrested; charged with pandering of minor
National Zoo Director Dennis Kelly says his staff is stretched thin
Streetcar moving to H Street for testing ahead of 2014 start of service
If you've ever through about joining the Peace Corps, you're not alone in the D.C. area.
Nationals players attended a Christmas party for children with cancer and blood disorders at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Tuesday.
DC Council Member Tommy Wells to live on minimum-wage salary for a week