The Secret Service has pledged to work with the D.C. mayor's office to improve planning and has apologized for contributing to the gridlock that spread through downtown Tuesday.
Motorcades are just part of the fabric of life in D.C. But getting stuck by one of these rolling roadblocks only adds to the stress of driving here. Our Traffic Center has tips to help you stay out of a jam.
House Speaker John Boehner says he's sure Congress will look at a law passed by the D.C. Council that decriminalizes possession of less than one ounce of marijuana in the nation's capital.
As soon as a snow emergency is declared in the city, the ticketing begins. And during Monday's snow storm, more than 1,000 drivers received tickets.
Making up for lost classroom time after a winter full of snow days could mean a shorter spring break and Memorial Day weekend.
With one-third of our food supply linked to honeybee pollination, locals are taking beekeeping in their own hands.
Metro Center station to close for signage and lighting upgrades this weekend
Although he's acclimated to life at the shelter and gets lots of attention from staff and volunteers, Meyer would much rather have a real home.
March came in like a lion at the Smithsonian National Zoo, which welcomed four African lion cubs earlier this week.
Down the grand aisle of one of D.C.'s most picturesque buildings, students, clergy and staff raced down the isle, frying pans in hand, in front of a cheering crowd in the 15th Annual Pancake Race.
Layers just haven't been enough this winter, so people have cranked the heat and left it on.
The online real estate company Trulia estimates that it's 34 percent cheaper to buy than rent a home in D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
John Townsend, with AAA Mid-Atlantic, fears the decriminalization of small amount of marijuana might lead to more people driving under the influence of marijuana and causing more traffic crashes.
Kennedy Center plans festival of arts from Spain, Portugal, along with new musical in DC
Bicyclists have to deal with occluded bike lanes and icy patches -- and drivers should plan accordingly.
Crime Museum in DC to open new exhibit with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera had 18 points and a career-high 12 rebounds Tuesday night, and Georgetown frustrated Doug McDermott until late in the game, holding off a rally led by the nation's leading scorer in a 75-63 win over No. 13 Creighton.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray complains to the Secret Service for closing portions of 14th Street Tuesday, causing gridlock.
Another athletic gear purveyor is planting its flag in Georgetown: Under Armour Brand House will open in the former Nathans space at Wisconsin and M street NW.
The D.C. Council will take a final vote on a bill that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.