In honor of Jackie Robinson Day, baseball players across the MLB are wearing the number 42. The number, now retired, was Robinson's number when he played for the Dodgers.
Wanting to be a part of the discussion about future land use, environmental protections and equal rights, a Native American nation is filing a human rights petition against the U.S. government.
A large tree fell in D.C. Tuesday afternoon, crushing cars and blocking Metro bus service on the 96 line.
Nearly complete Tyrannosaurus rex arrives at new home in Smithsonian for new dinosaur hall
Man who disrupted Supreme Court argument gets time served; video of the protest was a 1st
Emergency responders in the District face new scrutiny following a woman's death in Northeast.
Rapper and record producer Sean "P.Diddy" Combs will deliver this year's commencement address at Howard University.
Two new retail tenants have signed leases in Northwest D.C.'s Penn Quarter neighborhood.
Dr. Leana Wen's memories of the Boston Marathon bombing are fresh in her mind, a year after the life-changing tragedy.
Residential rental expenses in D.C. rose 33 percent between 2007 and 2012, the third-fastest growth figure for apartment costs in the nation, according to personal finance site NerdWallet.
A look at what makes social painting classes so popular and what a local business offers for patrons who want to paint and imbibe at the same time.
DC Council to hear testimony on bills intended to reform city contracting
Shaw residents now have a new café option in their neighborhood: Uprising Muffin Co., a bakery and cafe from first-time restaurateur Donnie Simpson Jr.
If you find yourself in a good mood among spring's green grass, budding trees and sprouting flowers, you're not alone.
When Mythology Modern Chop House/Lore Lounge opens on H Street NE next year, owner Todd Luongo hopes it will be the start of a wave of more upscale eateries and bars along a strip that has catered more to a PBR-and-tater-tots crowd in recent years.
Nearly double the average number of riders crowded onto Metro trains this Saturday for the cherry blossom festival.
Hotel heiress Paris Hilton will DJ a set May 9 at Echostage, the Northeast D.C. venue that has been drawing crowds high-profile electronic music shows for the past year and a half.
Jamba Juice has big plans to expand in the D.C. market. The Washington Post reports the California-based juicer wants to add at least 10 new stores in the market in the next three years.
The 2016 presidential campaign checklist and who's doing what
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