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A historic hardware shop on Capitol Hill takes another step in its efforts to rebuild after a June fire destroyed the neighborhood icon.
Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic "I Have a Dream" speech introduced the nation to the man who today is the face of the Civil Rights movement. But King didn't follow a carefully crafted script as he stepped to the microphone. Instead he pushed aside his notes and spoke from the heart. His speechwriter and attorney describes the inspiration for these momentous words.
They were the often unseen and unheard leaders of the March on Washington and the civil rights movement.
More than 100 photos, many of them never seen before, are now on display at the Library of Congress to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
This year's Greater Loudoun County Babe Ruth league (GLBR) not only hosted the 2013 Babe Ruth World Series, it made history with a win.
The Library of Congress is giving the public an inside look at the civil rights movement through interviews, photos and writings in a new collection.
Arguably, the name of Bayard Rustin has gone largely unknown in the 50 years since the March, but he was the man tasked with pulling it off.
Two years after a major earthquake shook Virginia and Washington, D.C., researchers are still investigating the chance of another major quake in our region.
Pepco and SMECO are warning customers of phony calls aiming to scam customers out of their money.
Festivities on the National Mall to mark the 50th anniversary of The March on Washington will likely bring throngs of people from around the county to the nation's capital. It could also mean tough travels around the city.