Tastes like chicken? Meat-alternative products compete with the real deal

More people are choosing to reduce the amount of meat they eat -- sometimes by just one meal a week -- and companies are turning out some tasty contenders.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 05:48am EDT

D.C. police join community discussion about law enforcement, race

More than a month after unarmed black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, D.C. leaders had a heated discussion about local police practices.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 03:20am EDT

Georgetown student dies after battling meningitis

Georgetown University says one its students has died after battling a case of diagnosed meningitis.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 05:29pm EDT

Woman charged in death of her toddler son

DC woman charged in beating death of her toddler son

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Prince George's County police arrest man wanted in 3-year-old's murder

Prince George's County police have made an arrest in the murder of a 3-year-old girl.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:46pm EDT

Ceremony marks anniversary of Navy Yard shooting

Top Navy officials and family members are among more than 2,000 people marking the one-year anniversary of the Washington Navy Yard shootings a year after 12 people were killed.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:21pm EDT

Flood from storm would damage D.C. infrastructure: Study

As sea levels rise, much of D.C.'s infrastructure would be routinely threatened by storm-driven floodwaters.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:26am EDT

Cash infusion to bring 4 more &pizza locations to D.C. area

We reported earlier Monday on a $1.9 million investment in local pizza restaurant chain &pizza, and now we know what that funding will be used for: at least four more locations of the pizza spot in the D.C. area.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 09:32am EDT

Road to recovery from Navy Yard shooting starts with a pet

One year after the Navy Yard shooting rampage—ending in 12 dead and four injured—those most closely touched by the massacre reflect on the victims and their own journeys through the darkest days. For one family, the difficult times finally took a turn in the form of a rescued dog that had been through some traumatic experiences of its own.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 07:08am EDT

Survey: District drivers among the 'rudest'

Drivers in D.C. are not necessarily known for their patience, but the results of one survey show drivers in the District are second-rudest in the country.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 06:39am EDT

Cooler summer temps: the sign of a cold winter?

Cool temperatures went to the extreme last week in some parts of the country.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 10:12pm EDT
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Ex-student pleads guilty to possessing ricin

Ex-Georgetown student pleads guilty to possessing ricin in his dorm room

Monday - 09/15/2014, 07:19pm EDT

Powerful Washington lobbyist Boggs dies at 73

Lobbyist Boggs dead at 73; Washington power player and journalist Cokie Roberts' brother

Monday - 09/15/2014, 06:09pm EDT

Statehood hearing for DC unlikely to spur change

Despite 1st hearing in 21 years, District of Columbia statehood faces huge political obstacles

Monday - 09/15/2014, 05:57pm EDT

AU professor to await trial start in jail

A D.C. magistrate found there is enough probable cause to detain an American University professor until his trial begins.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Nats, O's count down Magic Numbers

A look at the baseball math as both the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles are on the verge of clinching their respective divisions.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 04:58pm EDT

Kidney donor's brain studied, could shed light on compassion

In 2000, Harold Mintz gave the ultimate gift: He became the first person in the Washington area to donate a kidney to a stranger. Now, his generous act is being studied by researchers, eager to shed light on his compassionate behavior.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 03:17pm EDT

Jury convicts DC man in Md. armored truck robbery

Jury convicts DC man in armored truck robbery, violent carjacking in Maryland

Monday - 09/15/2014, 02:30pm EDT

D.C.'s official high school football kickoff

The Inaugural Pigskin Kickoff Classic between Wilson and Friendship Collegiate brought together two communities and one family in particular.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 12:09pm EDT

Pet of the Week: Fuzz

Fuzz is a special dog looking for a special home.

Monday - 09/15/2014, 09:52am EDT
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