Redskins' Schoenke to enter Polynesian Hall

It looks like this year's edition of the Washington Redskins may not have much to celebrate, but one of their former players has achieved an immortal distinction.

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 05:14am EDT

D.C. teachers included under family-leave benefit

Teachers applying for a new benefit meant for all District employees had been told they were excluded. Now, the mayor's office says, the law has been changed.

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 04:02am EDT
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Report: D.C. to lead East Coast in tidal floods

High tides are getting higher, and tidal flooding is only going to get worse over the years, including in the D.C. area. That's what a new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists says.

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 05:45pm EDT

Taxi drivers block D.C. streets, demand regulations for ride-share businesses

Hundreds of cabs flooded Pennsylvania Avenue late Wednesday morning, blocking streets and blaring their horns, to demand that the D.C. Council create an even playing field for transportation businesses.

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 01:58pm EDT
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AT&T to pay $105M to settle cramming charges

AT&T is set to pay more than $100 million in a settlement over placing unauthorized charges on mobile bills.

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 01:58pm EDT

Taxi protest could cause D.C. traffic problems

D.C. taxi drivers on Wednesday plan to hit the streets -- but instead of picking up riders, they are in protest.

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 01:30pm EDT

DC rabbi tells congregation 'I am a gay man'

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Stormwater runoff scorecard issued for D.C., Md.

The Potomac Conservancy has issued a scorecard on efforts in Maryland and the District of Columbia to combat the problems generated by stormwater runoff.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 05:35pm EDT

WTOP wins prestigious Murrow award for breaking news coverage

WTOP has won the national Edward R. Murrow award for its breaking news coverage of the Navy Yard shooting.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 05:06pm EDT

Gun found in man's underwear at D.C. Superior Court

A loaded handgun was discovered in the underwear of a man at the D.C. Superior Court Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 03:56pm EDT

DC Council approves record sealing for pot crimes

DC Council approves record sealing for pot convictions, expands access to medical marijuana

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Anonymous program nabs taxi violations in D.C.

In a 30-day period ending last month, D.C. cab drivers refused 84 of 308 potential customers in an anonymous rider program.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 02:15pm EDT

Best college town pizzas? You can get two of them in Washington

College comparison and information website Great Value Colleges just posted its "50 Great (and Mostly Cheap!) College Town Pizza Shops,'' and two in Washington make the list.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 12:30pm EDT

D.C. Council bill aims to save Palisades grocery store

The potential closure of the Safeway grocery store on MacArthur Boulevard in the Palisades has some members of the D.C. Council looking to intervene.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 10:43am EDT

Alex Ovechkin surprises 10-year-old fan with date (Photos)

Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin made good on a date invitation from one of his biggest fans -- a 10-year-old girl.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 10:37am EDT

New startup aims to reduce local food waste

In the U.S., an estimated 70 billion pounds of edible food goes to waste each year. A local snack company is hoping to change those statistics.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 07:35am EDT

Catholic University students rally after administration nixes LGBT event

Students at Catholic University held a protest rally on Monday after they say the administration pulled the plug on an LGBT event it had previously approved.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 04:27am EDT

D.C. police seek help in sex-abuse case

The police say the abuse happened on Sept. 27 at about 2 a.m. in the 1800 block of 14th Street, in Northwest.

Monday - 10/06/2014, 09:35pm EDT

Metro to open early Sunday for Army Ten-Miler

Metro to open early for Army Ten-Miler, Columbus Day trains will operate on Saturday schedule

Monday - 10/06/2014, 04:11pm EDT

Lanier discusses lessons learned from the Navy Yard shootings

More than a year after the Navy Yard shootings, DC's Police Chief is sharing lessons learned from the response and investigation.

Monday - 10/06/2014, 04:05pm EDT
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