The Washington Redskins' nickname was back in the spotlight over the weekend as NBC Sportscaster Bob Costas sounded off during halftime of Sunday's game.
National Geographic Museum features 11 female photographers in new exhibit
DDOT began mailing out the new passes late last week and plan to reach out to residents and the public in a formal announcement Tuesday.
Amtrak carried record number of passengers over past year despite Superstorm Sandy
Runners hoping to take part in the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon will enter a lottery for a shot at a race slot.
Monday is National Dessert Day -- so it's OK to go ahead eat a cookie (or two), in case you needed an excuse.
Furloughed federal employees can take select free courses at Georgetown University.
Big events and an Orange Line closure are the big things to consider when making travel plans this weekend.
Some DC services to be suspended for holiday in what could be preview of shutdown effects
Apple is seeking a patent for technology to flip a falling phone in midair or use built-in jets to cushion its landing.
U.S. Park Police arrested a man who carried an unloaded rifle and ammunition at the World War II Memorial Sunday.
DC police arrest 60 men, women in prostitution sting over 36 hours
Metropolitan police took 60 people into custody within 36 hours for prostitution-related crimes.
On Saturday morning, the DC community was answering the president's call for a dialogue on the issue of mental health paticularly in light of the recent strong of deadly shootings that have rocked the country including the events at the Washington Navy Yard.
There appear to be major problems with the Electronic Benefits Transfer System, the website that handles Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, Saturday.
The District is running out of the money during the federal shutdown, and D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray says he's spoken to lawmakers with limited success.
House Speaker John Boehner is telling fellow Republicans that talks with President Barack Obama over ending the partial government shutdown and preventing a federal default have stalled.
A section of Pennsylvania Avenue will be shut down this weekend for Taste of DC.
A Metropolitan Police Department officer faces a money laundering conspiracy charge stemming from the purchase and financing of two cars and a motorcycle with money that allegedly came from a drug conspiracy.
The debate over the Washington Redskins name is coming to the classroom.