Washington is Lonely Planet's number one destination to visit for 2015, a first-time distinction for the city.
DC landlords, property managers struggle with pressure to held city ease homelessness
The biannual 5x5 Project brings 25 contemporary artworks to the streets, buildings and even sidewalks of D.C.
Double shooting in DC kills 1 man, injures another; suspect at large
It's a test to see how quickly first responders can respond to multiple terrorist attacks.
As the U.S. Olympics Committee considers D.C.'s bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic games -- insiders say they'll be looking to an event this coming summer to see how our area handles an event nearing the same size.
Washington hockey players teamed up with their own pets and rescue dogs to shoot the 2015 Caps Canine Calendar, and it's all for charity.
Police release video of parking attendant beating in September.
Drivers are being warned about a series of closures in D.C. Saturday morning.
Obama names Ebola 'czar' to run widening US response to the disease as criticism mounts
She survived being raped and robbed at gunpoint in college, but the DNA samples collected after her rape sat unprocessed for nine years. Now that woman is bringing her cause to DC to eliminate the backlog of unprocessed rape kits.
DC lawyer: City can't take away Congress' control of local 'purse strings'
It was a big "Oops!" D.C. residents were surprised when they opened up their official voter guides mailed this week and discovered the District's flag upside down on the cover.
There are new details in the case of a Georgetown rabbi charged with voyeurism. D.C. police have served search warrants at Rabbi Barry Freundel's home and at Kesher Israel where he's accused of recording video of women as they got undressed.
While the Nationals and Orioles both fell short of the World Series, the D.C. area has plenty of connections to this year's Fall Classic.
There are no confirmed cases of Ebola in the District, but the city's Health Department Director says more than 12 people with suspected cases have been isolated and watched in the city recently.
Quake-damaged Washington National Cathedral hosts experts as part of national earthquake drill
The streets will be wider, parking will be cheaper and the Circulator will be free for parents and local university students during family weekend this Saturday and Sunday.
DC police chief says concealed permit holders should know to stay away from public events
Real estate listing firm Zillow Inc. is out with its annual "Trick-or-Treat" index, ranking the best cities for collecting candy and the best neighborhoods within those cities.
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