Amid new reports of NSA activity abroad, hundreds gathered for a rally outside the Capitol Saturday.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has ordered a freeze on hiring and pay raises because of concerns that city government agencies are overspending.
Eight people have been injured during homecoming festivities at Howard University and are being treated.
The District will close a stretch of Kalmia Road sooner than planned to replace a bridge structure. The bridge conditions have deteriorated after recent rains.
Police identify body found in Judiciary Square Metro station; death ruled an accident
A cafeteria manager at John Carroll Nalle Elementary School, in Southeast D.C., died last weekend from pneumococcal meningitis, which is caused by bacteria.
A D.C. man received a 20-year sentence for setting a man on fire at a Southeast apartment building in June.
It's the weekend before Halloween, and the D.C. area's spirit is in full swing. This weekend promises costumes, treats and haunted festivities for all -- plus art and culture for those who prefer to wait until the 31st to go all out.
Last month, D.C. resident Tanya M. Topolewski expected to receive a refund check for $500. Instead, she got $300, along with a letter stating the rest was being withheld for a "DMV offset" -- an unpaid ticket.
Since Snowmageddon plowed through the region in 2010, winter has been relatively mild in the D.C. region.
A photo the Washington Redskins posted on Twitter of owner Dan Synder modeling his new Kevin Durant sneakers has gained a life of its own on the Internet.
There will be a celebration Saturday morning in the streets of Washington.
A D.C. Public Schools bus driver for special-needs children has a lot to answer for after being charged with drunk driving.
Carbon monoxide leak at DC elementary school sends 7 to hospital
With Friday morning's Freeze Warning and cooler temperatures on the way, it may be time to start thinking about this winter's snow.
"Barks and Brews" was in full swing Thursday night as pet lovers and dogs socialized and threw back some beers.
What's happening in the local music world this weekend?
The 55th annual Washington International Horse Show is under way at the Verizon Center this week.
Family: Police documents don't justify killing of Conn. woman after Capitol car chase
ACLU asks Minnesota Vikings stadium, media not to use Redskins name during game next month