A veteran D.C. firefighter died after battling a two-alarm blaze at a high-rise apartment building Wednesday morning. Mayor Bowser identified the firefighter as Lt. Kevin McRae, a 24-year veteran with the department. Three other people were injured, including a second firefighter.
Whole Foods is planning to open a new chain of stores that courts millennials with lower prices as it faces intensifying competition as a purveyor of organic and natural products.
Mary Lee is 16 feet long, 3,456 pounds and was detected in the waters off two resort areas.
Some area cyclists complain that instead of feeling encouraged to ride one stretch of bike lanes in D.C., they’re nervous.
Trying to gauge which individuals in the United States pose such threats — and how vigorously they should be monitored — is a daunting challenge for counterterrorism agencies.
Extremely premature babies face big differences in how hard hospitals try to save them, a study finds. It is the first major look in the U.S. at how preemies fare according to the care they get. (Photos)
It’s no bartender’s secret that throughout history, America has had a rocky relationship with alcohol. Now, you can stumble through that history at the National Archives’ latest exhibit, “Spirited Republic.”
WASHINGTON — Don’t be late — for a very important date. The Washington Ballet’s “Alice in Wonderland” comes to the Kennedy Center from May 6-17. “It’s going to be a rollicking ride,” says Septime Webre, Artistic…
Check out the wild costumes of your favorite “Alice in Wonderland” characters.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Humanitarian staff and volunteers from the Christian Broadcasting Network have treated more than 500 people in Nepal. A large earthquake struck in Nepal last month, leading to the deaths of…
NEW MARKET, Va. (AP) — Virginia Military Institute is now selling tickets for the 151st anniversary re-enactment of the Battle of New Market. The re-enactment will be held at the New Market Battlefield State Historical…
A whole new way to express your feelings about the District.
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