The District ranked highly on a recent survey of safest states (and D.C.) to live in.
The D.C. area strolls to No. 1 in a ranking of the nation's 30 largest metropolitan areas in terms of walkable real estate development projects and places, according to a study co-authored by The George Washington University School of Business and LOCUS: Responsible Real Estate Developers and Investors.
After more than 25 years, a short stretch of New Hampshire Avenue will change from one-way to a two-way traffic pattern, which may result in both long-term convenience and short-term confusion.
Investigators say a fatal fire that destroyed an apartment on Isherwood Street NE on June 4 was intentionally set by a man who committed suicide.
The Daily Meal's annual Best Burgers in America list was expanded from the best 40 last year to the best 101 this year, and four Washington area burger joints make the list.
Fourteen new speed cameras plus one over-sized truck camera will begin issuing tickets to motorists later this week.
Washington barely makes the cut in a Top 10 Foodie Cities list from Livability.com, coming in at No. 10.
As a huge soccer fan, Maria Trabocchi of the Fiola family of Italian restaurants sympathized with the prep cooks who asked to put a TV in the prep kitchen for the next few weeks as the world's biggest soccer event plays out.
D.C. may not have the coffee of San Francisco or the bagels of New York, but food lovers can rejoice nonetheless. The nation's capital was recently ranked in the top 10 cities for foodies.
Smithsonian seeks to alter terms of 1960s bequest to move beyond buying more bugs
The National Zoo announced Monday that it would permanently close its invertebrate exhibit, which is home to dozens of aquatic and land-based creatures without backbones.
The best way to describe Coupe is "handsome hunk." Seriously, this 1.5-year-old Great Pyrenees mix is stunning.
Marion Barry's memoir tries to recast former DC mayor as civil rights icon, deny his troubles
Pancreatic cancer is a ruthless killer that's predicted to become the nation's second deadliest form of cancer by 2020. Pancreatic Cancer Advocacy Day is Tuesday.
George Chapman was last seen Tuesday, June 10 on the 1500 block of 28th St. SE, D.C.
Nearly 2,000 roses were being placed at the wall in memory of those fathers who died either in Vietnam or as a result of that war.
Catholic University community is grieving tonight over the death of an assistant coach who was killed in a bicycle accident Friday.
Smithsonian to host nationwide sing-a-long for 200th anniversary of national anthem
Man arrested in connection with homicide in northwest Washington
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