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Federal judge won't use 'Redskins' in court, documents

The Washington Redskins' nickname has long been controversial, but a recent case in Maryland federal court has thrown the team's name back into the spotlight.

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 10:06am EDT

Tags: Washington Redskins, Redskins, U.S. District Judge Peter J. Messitte,

Fight continues over bill for streetcars in Arlington

The Arlington County Columbia Pike streetcar project has been a controversial one and now officials are reaching out to the community to get more support.

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 11:12am EDT

Tags: Arlington County, streetcar project, Columbia Pike, Jamie Forzato, H Street corridor

Soldier to be reunited with dog ex-girlfriend sold online

A deployed soldier will get his dog back after his ex-girlfriend sold the dog online in his absence.

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 11:56am EDT

Tags: soldier, Help Bring Baxter Home,

'Deep Throat garage' will be torn down

One of the most historic journalism sites of the past half-century will soon be demolished.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 06:56am EDT

Tags: Deep Throat, garage,

What the future holds for D.C. transit - more tolls, fewer cars on roads

More people and more jobs are coming to D.C. and the city's infrastructure needs some work -- $54 billion worth.

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 01:34pm EDT

Tags: MoveDC, Nick Iannelli, D.C. traffic, tolls

Fairfax County schools superintendent proposes change to teacher salaries

Administrators at Fairfax County Public Schools are facing a tough decision: What to fund and what to cut while addressing a multi-million- dollar budget shortfall for 2015.

Tuesday - 04/29/2014, 08:56am EDT

Tags: Fairfax County Public Schools, education,

Fairfax County schools to discuss options for later start times

Students at Fairfax County Public Schools may be able to sleep a little longer if the school board approves proposals that would push back the school start time.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:54am EDT

Tags: sleep, school start times, Fairfax County Public Schools, Kristi King, Fairfax County school board

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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

Tags: Vincent Gray, Abigail Smith, DC schools,

Was local Jack Russell terrier victim of snowy owl attack?

Many D.C. area residents have marveled at the snowy owl population that has seemed to invade the region this season, but one Loudoun County family is not happy with the presence of one owl they say tried to attack their Jack Russell terrier.

Friday - 02/28/2014, 10:09am EST

Tags: snowy owl, dog attack, Scott Weidensaul, Project SNOWstorm, Tracy Sheppard, Jack Russell terrier, Sarah Beth Hensley

Fairfax County resident sued over a Yelp review

After writing a review on Yelp and Angie's List about a local design and contracting firm, Fairfax County resident Jane Perez is being sued for $750,000 in damages by the contractor, Christopher Dietz.

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 07:46pm EST

Tags: Yelp, contractor, Fairfax County

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