Diet has a lot to do with it, statistics show.
The man pushing for a sprawling arts center in the middle of Bethesda has launched a website, even as it has become apparent an adjacent property owner might not be in the proposal.
A Maryland mother accused of suffocating her two young children with plastic bags has been indicted on murdered charges.
The same studio responsible for the mural at Pizzeria da Marco (8008 Woodmont Ave.) has finished a new painting on the side of another Woodmont Triangle building.
The District's big plans for its overhauled central library have expanded, though a mixed-use addition remains an option for the downtown landmark.
Lucky Pot, the Chinese and Thai restaurant in the new 1919 Clarendon Blvd building, is now open for business.
Officers Charles Pickard and Jerry Thomas have been suspended for almost a year.
The $23 million mansion at 201 Chain Bridge Road in Arlington was the scene of a possible home invasion robbery this morning.
Smithsonian CFO appointed to be acting secretary of museum complex in early 2015
Pair convicted for roles in secret $1.6 million Navy contract to build rifle silencers
Md. elections official says state voter rolls may include some noncitizens; lawsuit pending
Baltimore woman, former bank employee, gets 7 years in armed bank robbery that netted $133,000
News Guide: Maine nurse under quarantine leaves home; NKorea to quarantine foreigners
Human arm with possible Antietam connection grabs Halloween spotlight at Civil War museum
Nobody likes a long airport layover, but for travelers who find themselves with lots of time on their hands at Reagan National Airport, Metro makes it possible to do a little sightseeing.
Metro says riders will wait longer than usual for trains this weekend.
Virginians heading to the polls on Election Day will decide whether to approve a constitutional amendment that would exempt the surviving spouses of U.S. military members killed in action from paying real estate taxes.
The family of a Washington Post reporter jailed without charge in Iran since July is urging authorities in Tehran to release him.
Chinese pharmaceutical ingredients maker to invest $22.5M in Va. operation, creating 376 jobs
Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc.'s profit rose slightly the third quarter as higher prices helped to offset decline in the number of cigarettes it sold.
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