Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier has ordered the 1920dc and Asefu's Restaurant closed for four days, labeling them a threat to public safety.
If you're in the mood for doughnuts, pizza or cocktails, three new D.C. area eateries that opened this month will satisfy your cravings.
Shelters around the country and in the D.C. region say the need for spaying and neutering pets is clear. There are just too many animals for too few homes.
Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. has completed a $30 million renovation of rooms and suites at its Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel.
The D.C. Council has voted to reprimand Councilmember Jim Graham for his role in a lottery contract scandal.
Catholic University of America was issued a permit Friday to construct a single-family "unit" at 620 Michigan Ave. NE, on its campus. New student housing? Faculty residence? Nope.
After wearing out at least 21 pairs of walking shoes, Alan Bounville ended his 6,000 mile awareness walk in Washington, D.C. on Saturday. It was a very long walk "Into The Light" to end gender discrimination.
A Washington firm is continuing efforts to bring high-speed, magnetic levitation trains to the region.
WTOP's Thomas Warren reports. More on the academy.
The White House released a breakdown of how Maryland, Virginia and D.C. would be affected.
A vehicle went over the Arlington Memorial Bridge Sunday night, closing traffic in both directions.
There is new evidence that lowering the drinking age may result in more binge drinking and not just among the young.
Fourteen years in the making, a documentary about the Georgetown music club, The Bayou, airs at 9 p.m. Monday on Maryland Public Television.
Carylynn Larson, 33, founded the D.C. nonprofit Rock Recovery to help individuals living with eating disorders after her own disorder left her looking for help that didn't exist.
While pedestrian fatalities in the District fell to a record low in 2012, one particular type of turn continues to lead to several serious crashes.
D.C. police say a 49-year-old Ashburn man was shot and killed in Southeast Washington Saturday.
Need a babysitter on short notice? There's a new social network for parents and babysitters that may do the trick.
D.C. police said Friday that death of a 4-year-old girl who died after a weekend fire has been ruled a homicide and a man who escaped the blaze has been charged with her murder.
Right-handed pitcher Chris Young showed up to Nationals camp today after agreeing to a Minor League contract on Thursday afternoon with the intent of adding more pitching depth to the club.
The always-glitzy official after-party of the Oscars, The Governors Ball is itself a blockbuster affair with a star- studded guest list and show-stopping menu created and executed by chef Wolfgang Puck.