Memorial services set for Marion Barry; details to be announced Wednesday
Former NFL player Ricardo Silva turned in his pads to pursue his true passion, as a teacher and role model for the next generation
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.
Police arrest 2 in slaying of US lawyer at his home in Dominican Republic
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.
There will be a few more eyes on D.C. drivers with the installation of new speed and traffic cameras.
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.
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.
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.
See which players have played the most games for each of the Washington professional sports teams.
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.
Veteran journalist, George Washington University educator Michael Shanahan dies
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.
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.
Planning to travel this Wednesday? Maryland state highway officials say motorists should reconsider.
Two local airports are on a list naming the most and least frustrating airports in the U.S. and Canada.
Former four-time District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, 78, died after midnight on Sunday, Nov. 23 at the District's United Medical Center.
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.
Say hello to Lilly, a 2-year-old smooth collie mix available for adoption from the Washington Animal Rescue League.
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