The National Zoo in Washington threw a party Saturday in honor of the first birthday of panda cub Bao Bao.
The sleek and majestic 100-foot Pride of Baltimore slipped under the Woodrow Wilson Bridge in the wee hours of Wednesday morning and is now docked at the Washington Navy Yard, welcoming visitors, free of charge, over the next six days.
Newest memorial pays tribute to American Veterans Disabled for Life.
Nearly 5,000 expected for school beautification day in Washington ahead of first day of school
Many locals say few cabs come into their area, so D.C.'s Taxi Cab Commission is studying a courtesy van service that might give more options to folks looking to catch a ride.
There's no secret to why the Washington Nationals have won 10 straight games: It's all about the pitching, especially the rotation.
On Chuck Brown Day in D.C., in honor of the Godfather of Go Go, hundreds made their way to a Northeast neighborhood to see the new memorial to the musician.
The snowy owl that made local and national headlines after being struck by a D.C. bus has been found dead in Minnesota.
In Northeast D.C.'s Langdon Park, the memorial area will feature a performance space, sustainable irrigation system and toy instruments.
It is the biggest set of changes to come to the District of Columbia's public school system in 40 years.
Corcoran Gallery exhibits now free to public; now part of National Gallery of Art
The Nationals manager has promised to do so. Until it happens, here's a look at what he did in the 1990s.
The Washington Humane Society picked up an unusual animal Wednesday, Aug. 15: A pygmy goat.
DC fire chief says firefighters should face stronger discipline in death near station
The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and other local agencies will be conducting a Streetcar Emergency Preparedness Drill, Sunday Aug. 24. The drill will close H Street NE between 12th and 13th streets.
While the Taney Dragons make national headlines at the Little League World Series, the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy takes aim at a long-term grassroots baseball program here in D.C.
If you dread laundry day, there's an app that can help.
Low-interest $1.28 billion federal loan finalized for Metro Silver Line construction
Students at a D.C. non-profit are helping kids to read.
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