For the first time in more than two decades, Congress will hear testimony Monday, Sept. 15 on whether the District of Columbia should become the 51st state in the country.
DC police say pedestrian was killed in hit-and-run crash on Georgia Avenue
Many of the grants, between $200,000 and $300,000, allows the clinics to hire staff.
Although it's still a few years off, the National Park Service is coming up on a milestone.
A pedestrian was killed early Sunday morning in the District by a hit-and-run driver. The incident happened around 3 a.m., according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
Local Parkinson's foundation hopes to raise money and awareness about the disease.
Capital Bikeshare is getting creative to keep its system growing by adding more than two dozen used stations.
Sometimes it's hard to define what makes someone attractive. But for those being courted by mosquitoes, it could be due to their genetics.
"This, I think, will be the new crown jewel for the visitor experience in D.C.," says Stewart McLaurin, president of the White House Historical Association.
She was last seen on Military Road NW on Sept. 11.
Several events take place in the District this weekend and while none should have a major impact on traffic, there are multiple road closures.
Star chef Daniel Boulud has been the talk of D.C. this week as he prepares to open his first restaurant, DBGB Kitchen and Bar, at CityCenterDC Saturday.
By the end of 2014, the number of pedestrian fatalities is on pace to meet or beat last year's 45 deaths in the D.C. metro area.
After 200 years, Smithsonian still uncovering fragments of the original Star-Spangled Banner
Clinton Yates, commentator
VIDEO: The Navy Parachute Team (The Leap Frogs) jump out of a plane and land at Nationals Park on Sept. 10 to commemorate Heroes Day.
US Attorney's office in DC sets up unit to identify, investigate wrongful conviction cases
It's the stuff of nightmares. It's 9 feet longer than the world's largest Tyrannosaurus rex, it weighs 6 tons and it has curved, blade-like claws.
MovieMaker Magazine just named it the Coolest Short Film Fest in the World. This weekend, D.C. Shorts returns for its 11th year, featuring 135 short films from 25 countries from Sept. 11-21.
Nation's latest military campaign against terror casts a shadow over 9/11 ceremonies
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