Library of Congress wins special Grammy Award for work to preserve historic audio recordings
Authorities say the body of a man was found in the Potomac River in the Georgetown area.
A federal judge has denied a request from former D.C. Council chairman Kwame Brown to travel out of state.
Hungry for something new? Nycci Nellis dishes on a handful of restaurants that recently opened in the D.C. area.
Mayor announces pay raises for more than 20,000 DC government workers
Under new FDA guidelines, consumers will know from the sunscreen label whether the product is broad spectrum and protects against skin cancer or whether it will just help prevent a sunburn.
Kennedy Center producing new musical 'Little Dancer' with Broadway team, inspired by sculpture
A union representing postal workers says the U.S. Postal Service waited hours to alert workers that they may have been exposed to the dangerous poison ricin.
A body was discovered and pulled from the Potomac River in Washington on Wednesday.
D.C.-area rents are higher than those in New York, Los Angeles and Boston, according to data from the 2010 federal census.
Room in Capitol dedicated to staffer slain in attack on Gabby Giffords
Since the 2001 terror attacks, surveillance cameras on buildings, light fixtures and utility poles have popped up like mushrooms after a summer rain.
Letter sent to Mississippi senator tests positive for ricin, found at off-site mail facility
Security in Washington-area transit and on the roadways is at a heightened level after the explosions in Boston.
A letter containing ricin or another poision was sent to the office of Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi.
NASA has given the OK for a private company to proceed with a test launch of a rocket that will eventually help carry cargo to the International Space Station.
American Airlines flights were grounded Tuesday afternoon while the carrier worked to repair its reservation system.
Washington-area hospitals have learned a lot since the attacks on the Pentagon. And they say they are prepared to handled another mass-casualty event.
Smithsonian to close galleries due to budget cuts from Congress; park police face furloughs
The District of Columbia's Emancipation Day parade went on as planned a day after two bombs exploded in Boston near the finish line of the city's marathon.