A former elementary school teacher who was on the FBI's list of most wanted fugitives is due in federal court on a child pornography charge.
The District Department of Transportation now says repairs on 14th and F streets will likely continue beyond Thursday.
D.C. officials say 911 call takers in the city will receive retraining following an incident in which a woman reporting an attempted robbery says she was hung up on and reached a recorded message.
D.C. police are looking for a robber who shocked his victim with a stun gun in Georgetown.
D.C. is not a bad place to live for city dwellers who on occasion yearn for the outdoors.
Prospects appear strong that the nation's capital will hire more ticket writers in the fall.
Check out WTOP's list of ways to honor those who have died for the U.S., as well as way to kick off summer this Memorial Day weekend.
Almost 200,000 African Americans served in the Union army during the Civil War. Now, two of them have received special honors because of their connection to first lady Michelle Obama.
District officials spent part of their time at the annual Global Retail Real Estate Convention in Las Vegas this week trying to line up retailers for a pop-up event at the St. Elizabeths site this fall.
A female Asian elephant named Bozie had a rough night in March: her only companion passed away.
Proton-beam therapy for cancer patients would greatly enhance Sibley Memorial Hospital's financial position if approved by D.C. regulators, generating nearly 80 percent of the entire hospital's income by its second year of operation, according to financial projections.
First lady lauds preservation of slave quarters near White House as vital to 'national memory'
Summer is almost here, and that means bars and restaurants are opening their rooftop decks. So take your cocktails outside and take in the summer air at one of these local hot spots.
Schools chancellor orders shakeup at 2 DC schools; teachers must reapply for jobs
Memorial Day weekend is a popular time to hit the beach, so it's also a good time to think about water safety. We've got tips from the experts to enjoy a fun, injury free weekend in the water.
Incorporating scientific methods and processes into young people's daily lives can be as easy as collecting rocks or playing in sand. But teaching kids about science shouldn't be taken so lightly -- it's as important as teaching them the alphabet.
A judge promised more openness after months of confidential post-trial proceedings in the case of murdered Washington intern Chandra Levy, disclosing for the first time the reason a key prosecution witness could be discredited.
Strike shuts down food stalls at Reagan Building, McDonald's at Air and Space Museum