Research: Maryland city ranks as one of most obese in U.S.

One Maryland city may need to cut out some calories after new research ranked it among the most obese cities in the United States. The Washington, D.C., area ranked on another list.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:09pm EDT

MedStar Washington named one of 2014's '100 Great Hospitals in America'

MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Northwest D.C. was the only local hospital named to "2014's 100 Great Hospitals in America" list compiled by health care industry publication Becker's Hospital Review.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:01am EDT

Peet's Coffee & Tea ready for its D.C. debut

It can take time to brew a good cup of coffee.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 10:51am EDT

Pet of the Week: Belka, a Sochi dog

Say "privyet" (pree-vyet)-- that's "hi" in Russian -- to Belka , a canine immigrant from Sochi. She's this week's Pet of the Week.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 10:03am EDT

Plane intercepted in restricted airspace around DC

Feds: F-16s intercept small plane out of communication in restricted airspace around DC

Monday - 04/07/2014, 09:40am EDT

Report: Silver Line to debut by July 4

Monday - 04/07/2014, 08:06am EDT

Man fatally shot by D.C. police at school playground

A 33-year-old man was shot and killed by a D.C. police officer Sunday night, police say.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 08:01am EDT

Smithsonian: 'The Future is Here' and the nerds won

Science and science fiction is no longer the province of geeks and overachievers. The future has arrived and Smithsonian Magazine is bringing it to D.C. this spring.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 06:19am EDT

Residents searched for Relisha Rudd

Volunteers hope they will find Relisha Rudd alive.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 05:28am EDT

RGIII unveils new logo

It's pretty cool.

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 10:20pm EDT

What dad's weight means for daughter's health

If a father is obese at the time of conception, his daughter could be at greater risk for breast cancer.

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 05:55pm EDT

D.C. celebrates International Pillow Fight Day

Washington took part in International Pillow Fight Day with a pillow fight near the Washington Monument

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 10:53am EDT

Gray to revamp D.C. school admissions

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray plans to revamp the city's schools admissions by the Fall of 2015 as there has been considerable debate about the District's existing school boundaries and student assignment policies.

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 09:50am EDT

Pillow fighters descend upon National Mall

Pillow fighters gathered at the National Mall for the annual event.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 06:48pm EDT

D.C. offers tax filing and healthcare combo

D.C. residents can sign up for health coverage through April 15.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 12:11pm EDT

Water taxi debuts on Potomac

Now, there is a new way to get to the National Mall from Old Town Alexandria and it doesn't involve wheels or rails.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 09:19am EDT

Cherry Blossom Festival needs volunteers

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is looking for parade route volunteers on Saturday, April 12.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 06:04am EDT

DC man gets 17 years in 2011 cab driver slaying

A D.C. man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for killing a taxi cab driver during a robbery in northeast Washington.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:00pm EDT

D.C. police release new video in search for missing 8-year-old

The Metropolitan Police Department is asking the public to help identifying a man in a video released after the month-long search for 8-year- old Relisha Rudd.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 02:42pm EDT

Relationship between Bowser and Gray 'complicated'

A social media expression may best describe the relationship between Mayor Vince Gray and his potential successor, Council member Muriel Bowser: It's complicated.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 02:00pm EDT
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