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The Lincoln Memorial reflecting pool is empty once again, and it will remain that way for at least another week.
Washington's Pennsylvania Avenue, sometimes called "America's Main Street," is being listed among the nation's endangered landscapes because of neglect and deferred maintenance by the National Park Service.
The park service announced Wednesday that Perini Management Services, Inc. of Framingham, Mass., has been chosen for the $15 million project.
It is ironic that the Battle of South Mountain is often overshadowed by its successor, which took place in a flat field.
The National Park Service says the White House Visitor Center is scheduled to close this weekend for more than a year for rehabilitation work.
The National Park Service says it's too hot for a Civil War anniversary event at the Monocacy (mah-NAH'-kah-see) National Battlefield near Frederick.
There's an end in sight for two of the construction projects that have taken over key spots on the National Mall.
The hot weather across the Washington region is making the region's rivers very inviting this Memorial Day weekend, but it's also renewing warnings about the danger of area rivers swollen by recent rains.