Washington Redskins' owner Dan Snyder has been criticized for his leadership of the team -- and fans who think they could do a better job may put their money where their mouth is.
A rare horse has died at a National Zoo facility amid concerns that the quality of animal care is suffering because resources and staff are stretched too thin.
First, it was the Stephen Strasburg shutdown. Then the government shutdown. Now comes the biggest shutdown to ever hit Washington.
Fairfax City will surgically sterilize deer in an effort to control the local deer population - the first locality in the state to try the method.
Man killed when barn roof in Jarrettsville, Md., caves in
Wilson has 20-10 double, double, Newell adds 19 as UCF downs Howard 79-64
American University is on lockdown after reports that a man with a gun was spotted on campus.
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