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

'Souper' Bowl party at shelter an exercise in fellowship

Homeless men in the district were the guests of honor at a Super Bowl party held Sunday night at the Central Union Mission in Northwest D.C.

Sunday - 02/02/2014, 11:30pm EST

Gunman's doctor before rampage: 'No problem there'

AP Exclusive: Doctors described gunman before shootings as 'clear and focused;' denied stress

Sunday - 02/02/2014, 12:20pm EST

Potomac Phil predicts D.C.'s weather future

On the same day that Punxsutawney Phil made his prediction, his brother Potomac Phil emerged from his slumber as well.

Sunday - 02/02/2014, 09:03am EST
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D.C. execs look to bring the 2024 Olympics home

The opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics are just 6 days away, but some people around here are thinking ahead to 2024.

Sunday - 02/02/2014, 07:46am EST
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Seeger's followers turn out for singalong in Columbia Heights

Legendary folk singer, Pete Seeger, who died last week at age 94 was honored in D.C. Saturday afternoon.

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 06:39pm EST
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132 new D.C. speed cams start ticketing today

The ticketing grace period is over. The new D.C. traffic cams are up and running and finding speeders in major areas. Find out where.

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 01:30pm EST

Gray raises $627,000 in less than 2 months

DC mayor raises $627,000 for re-election bid, closing gap with challengers

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 12:09pm EST

$44M awarded to repair Navy Yard where 12 killed

Navy awards $44M contract for repairs to Navy Yard building where gunman killed 12

Friday - 01/31/2014, 10:34pm EST

Fire lieutenant files for retirement after probe

DC fire lieutenant files for retirement following man's collapse outside station she commanded

Friday - 01/31/2014, 07:00pm EST

Spring break-like weather on hand before winter returns

Warmer temperatures are on the docket for this weekend, just in time to get that filthy car washed and to get your stir-crazy kids out of the house and play.

Friday - 01/31/2014, 06:21pm EST

Mo Rocca to lead arts panel at Kennedy Center

Mo Rocca to help lead training symposium at Kennedy Center for arts leaders

Friday - 01/31/2014, 05:29pm EST

D.C. police officer charged with theft

D.C. Police say an officer who worked in the evidence control branch has been charged with theft, though it isn't immediately clear what he allegedly swiped.

Friday - 01/31/2014, 03:55pm EST

DC ends year with 3rd straight budget surplus

District of Columbia officials say the city ended last fiscal year with a $321 million surplus, continuing a run of fiscal health since the end of the recession that has outpaced most states and municipalities.

Friday - 01/31/2014, 03:48pm EST
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