Real D.C. hardball: The Congressional Baseball Game

With more than 100 years of history and a closely contested series, the Congressional Baseball Game is a uniquely D.C. tradition.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 11:06am EDT

Smithsonian festival to remain on National Mall

Deal between Park Service, Smithsonian allows Folklife Festival to remain on National Mall

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 10:30am EDT

Police identify woman found floating in water at Georgetown Waterfront

Metropolitan police identified the woman found floating face down at the Georgetown Waterfront Monday.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 07:52am EDT

Capital Bikeshare faces shortage of keys, bicycles

Capital Bikeshare program runs out of member keys amid growth, faces equipment shortage

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 06:50am EDT

D.C. Jazz Festival celebrates 10 years

Now in its 10th year, the DC Jazz Festival has brought the world's best musicians to the nation's capital. Organizers have ambitious plans for this year's multi-day event, which begins this week.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 06:34am EDT

Amendment could block D.C. pot decriminalization

DC advocates vow to fight possible amendment blocking city from decriminalizing pot

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 05:59am EDT

More than a week until Independence Day: Time to start planning

Independence Day is nine days away, but for those heading to the National Mall to watch the fireworks, it's not too early to plan.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 05:44am EDT

Mayor opposes so-called 'yoga tax'; bill's fate uncertain

Despite opposition from operators of health clubs and personal trainers, the D.C. Council approved a plan that would extend the city's sale tax to gym memberships, dance and yoga classes and personal training.

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 11:34pm EDT

Obama says US should have paid maternity leave

Obama says US should join the rest of the industrialized world and offer paid family leave

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 06:06pm EDT

Obama overreaches at D.C. Chipotle (Photo)

Did President Barack Obama abuse his executive power?

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 10:14am EDT

Divide between rich and poor grows in D.C., report finds

The income disparity between the rich and poor in D.C. is growing and the divide is worse when compared to the nation as a whole.

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 09:23am EDT

Founder of 2 unions guilty of embezzling funds

Retired DC police detective who founded 2 unions pleads guilty to defrauding both

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 08:10am EDT

No longer a statistic: Learning to read later in life

About 48 million adults in the U.S., and 90,000 in D.C., read below a fifth-grade level. But for eight local adults, that's no longer the case.

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 06:41am EDT

Sold: Patterson Mansion by Dupont Circle trades for $20 million

It took longer than some expected and sold for less than listed but the historic Patterson Mansion by Dupont Circle has finally changed hands.

Monday - 06/23/2014, 09:37pm EDT

Jury rejects police discrimination case

Jury rejects complaint in police discrimination case

Monday - 06/23/2014, 06:30pm EDT

Washington Project for the Arts signs on at JBG's Atlantic Plumbing site

The Washington Project for the Arts has signed on to be part of The JBG Cos.' Atlantic Plumbing redevelopment at Eighth and V streets NW, a significant addition to a block of space the Chevy Chase developer hopes to establish as an enclave for artist studios.

Monday - 06/23/2014, 05:44pm EDT

District Taco coming to Alexandria; all-vegan restaurant to Connecticut Avenue

District Taco, the growing taco chain that started from a single taco cart, will next tackle Alexandria.

Monday - 06/23/2014, 02:45pm EDT

National Zoo to debut 3 new Asian elephants in DC

National Zoo to debut 3 new Asian elephants for total of 7 in herd on view in DC

Monday - 06/23/2014, 02:04pm EDT

Ceremony honors heroes of Navy Yard shooting

The Washington Navy Yard paused Monday to remember individuals and groups that stood out as heroes during the recent mass shooting.

Monday - 06/23/2014, 01:25pm EDT

Pet of the Week: Gupper

Looking for an irresistibly cute puppy? Then look no further than Gupper, the 4-month-old setter mix.

Monday - 06/23/2014, 10:11am EDT
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