US plans widespread tests of ocean floor using sound blasting along East Coast
National Archives to host September opening of DC Fashion Week with 'signature styles' exhibit
No booze for DC residents? New Hampshire calls it an oversight, may fix law to avoid confusion
From the world of 'there must be a holiday for that,' it's National Chicken Wing Day and National Lasagna Day.
If US city wins 2024 Olympics, USOC faces lost revenues from marketing agreement
A man is in police custody after he smashed an SUV into a McDonald's drive-thru early Tuesday.
Young adult stories, such as Harry Potter and "Hunger Games," have tapped into the imagination of adults worldwide. So what makes the genre so appealing to grown-ups?
Temperatures are extreme now -- and a National Weather Service meteorologist weighs in on what that could mean for the winter.
Lawyers for Blackwater security guards accuse government of suppressing trial evidence
Are you traveling this summer? Keep in mind scammers may try to prey on you during your hotel stay in creative ways, according to Consumer Reports.
A Takoma Park, Maryland man is charged with three counts of armed robbery after allegedly robbing three banks using a fake, foil-wrapped bomb.
After a decade of hiding his disfigured face, Richard Norris -- who received complex face transplant surgeries in Maryland in 2012 -- shows off his new appearance on the pages of of GQ magazine.
More warming, more nuisances: Pesky flooding on US coasts rising with sea levels, study says
Coal exports help US clean up global warming pollution at home _ but still pollute elsewhere
A Montgomery County Council committee is staying out of the turf war over access to soccer fields at Montgomery County schools. The council's education committee voted to let the school system move ahead on a construction bid for a field at Winston Churchill High School while a lawsuit over access to school fields plays out.
Judge dismisses involuntary manslaughter charge against Virginia teen in fatal crash
Rochester-based Wegmans plans 10 new supermarkets in 5 states; upgrades continue in New York
A new social media trend is revolving around what identifies a city and it's the hottest hashtag in the D.C. area, too.
After an incredibly close vote between "Rocky" and "Field of Dreams," readers have chosen the greatest sports movie of all time.
Senate confirms nomination of Georgetown prof Pamela Harris to 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals
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