Mike Shanahan gave Robert Griffin III a rest, and may have turned up the pressure on himself, too.
A 14-year-old Virginia girl preparing to have brain surgery in Ohio has donated more than 4,000 toys that she collected for other patients who will be in the hospital with her at Christmas.
Gov. Bob McDonnell is proposing more than $183 million in increased state funding over the next two-year budget cycle for higher education.
District of Columbia Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe has won a key battle in his long-running effort to change firefighters' work schedules.
The Court of Appeals of Virginia is weighing a request for a new trial by a former University of Virginia lacrosse player who was convicted in the 2010 beating death of his ex-girlfriend.
The State Fire Marshal's Office has charged an Edgewood woman with arson and fraud after a fire in her apartment.
Hooker Furniture Corporation President Alan Cole is stepping down next year.
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.
Falcons could start 5 or more rookies on defense against newly named Redskins QB Kirk Cousins
Suspect in 2 bank robberies arrested after 3rd alleged crime in DC
Ravens S Elam on WR Calvin Johnson: 'Big, fast unstoppable' and yes, 'pretty old'
Bill to provide financial aid to DC students would cost $95 million over 4 years
Berlin police have arrested a New Jersey man after more than 500 cases of cigarettes were found in a car during a traffic stop.
Hagerstown, Md., man faces animal cruelty charges in burning death of chihuahua
Court hears appeal of former U.Va. player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend in 2010
At memorial, VP Biden says Mandela taught us that trust, reconciliation are possible
Arlington County School board considering policy that would put limit on gifts to teachers
Evans, Bowser continue to raise most money for DC mayor; incumbent Gray has raised $0
Alex Ovechkin scores 4 goals to lead Capitals to 6-5 shootout win over Lightning