Memorial services set for Marion Barry

Memorial services set for Marion Barry; details to be announced Wednesday

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NFL player trades playbook for grade books

Former NFL player Ricardo Silva turned in his pads to pursue his true passion, as a teacher and role model for the next generation

Wednesday - 11/26/2014, 03:04am EST

2nd night of Ferguson protests in D.C.

D.C. saw its second protest in as many nights over a Missouri grand jury's decision Monday not to indict a white police officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 11:23pm EST

Dominican police arrest 2 in killing of US lawyer

Police arrest 2 in slaying of US lawyer at his home in Dominican Republic

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 03:15pm EST

Marion Barry remembered at annual turkey giveaway

A Thanksgiving week tradition in Ward 8 doubled as a tribute on Tuesday, as thousands of residents waited in line for free turkeys that the late Marion Barry helped provide.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 12:05pm EST

New speed, stop sign cameras in D.C.

There will be a few more eyes on D.C. drivers with the installation of new speed and traffic cameras.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 09:28am EST

Report: Region should boost private economy, global competitiveness

The Washington area has long relied on Uncle Sam for much of its livelihood, but a study from George Mason University's Center for Regional Analysis says the time has come for the area to boost its regional private economy and global competitiveness.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 08:19am EST

Thanksgiving travel tips for airports

Whether they're going to grandma's or a good friend's, millions of Americans are headed to the airports this week during what is traditionally the busiest travel time of the year.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 05:04am EST

In D.C., Ferguson protests loud but peaceful

While protests in Ferguson, Missouri, turned violent after the grand jury's decision Monday not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, in the District the decision was met peacefully, with marches and chants.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 04:53am EST

Who is your team's all-time player?

See which players have played the most games for each of the Washington professional sports teams.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 02:09am EST

Volunteers cook 9,000 pounds of Thanksgiving turkey

Imagine 1,300 people gathered around, prepping, cooking and plating a big turkey dinner. That's exactly what's happening this week at Food & Friends.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 01:59am EST

Veteran journalist, educator Michael Shanahan dies

Veteran journalist, George Washington University educator Michael Shanahan dies

Monday - 11/24/2014, 05:10pm EST

Local boutiques partner with Etsy vendors for Small Business Saturday

Local retailers in the D.C. area are taking "shop small" to a new level this weekend for Small Business Saturday, with plans to feature individual Etsy producers and their products in trunk shows at stores throughout the region.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:53pm EST

Public ceremony honoring Barry likely to be held next week

A public ceremony honoring four-time D.C. Mayor Marion Barry will likely happen next week, according to people involved in the planning. The transformative political will also lie in repose at the Wilson Building.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:30pm EST

Md. highway officials: Reschedule holiday travel plans

Planning to travel this Wednesday? Maryland state highway officials say motorists should reconsider.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:33pm EST

D.C.-area airports make nation's most, least frustrating airports list

Two local airports are on a list naming the most and least frustrating airports in the U.S. and Canada.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:27pm EST

Marion Barry, 78, remembered by city leaders, friends

Former four-time District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, 78, died after midnight on Sunday, Nov. 23 at the District's United Medical Center.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:16pm EST
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Uber will deliver your cranberry sauce

Uber drivers in the Washington metro have more than a spare tire and bottled water in their trunks right now: They're stocked with "Thanksgiving essentials," for your last-minute needs.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 12:47pm EST

Pet of the Week: Lilly

Say hello to Lilly, a 2-year-old smooth collie mix available for adoption from the Washington Animal Rescue League.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 09:56am EST
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