Council committee considers Mills tragedy

On Monday, a D.C. Council committee met to discuss the Cecil Mills tragedy and to try to determine how big the problems in the D.C. Fire and EMS Department are.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 11:07pm EST

Group aims to repair DC's black Civil War memorial

Group launches effort to repair gunfire damage to African American Civil War Memorial in DC

Monday - 02/24/2014, 06:00pm EST

Obama to propose 1 percent federal worker pay hike

Obama to propose 1 percent federal worker pay hike in upcoming budget

Monday - 02/24/2014, 06:00pm EST

Online travel companies agree to pay D.C. $61M to clear unpaid tax debt, if appeal is lost

The best known online travel brokers have agreed to pay D.C. more than $60 million to end a lawsuit brought by the District over unpaid hotel taxes if an appeal to a higher court proves unsuccessful.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 05:58pm EST

Pet of the Week: Figaro

This 9-week-old puppy arrived at WARL from down South with several littermates.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 11:51am EST

Committee to examine fire department's response in Cecil Mills incident

Almost a month after the death of Medric "Cecil" Mills, a committee will meet on Monday to look into the D.C. fire department's response to his collapse.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 04:42am EST

Data shows few DC students attend assigned schools

Data released by the District of Columbia shows very few students in the city attend their assigned public schools.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 02:30am EST

Silver Alert canceled for missing Montgomery Village woman

Rita Cummings was found safe.

Sunday - 02/23/2014, 02:52pm EST

Car wash held to raise funds for wounded girl

Makayla Darden was shot in the chest in Southeast last week.

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 04:56pm EST

Man arrested in DC woman's strangulation death

DC police arrest man in strangulation death of woman

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 03:05pm EST

Silver Line fate to be decided Monday

The future of the Silver Line, and the date the delayed Metro line will finally open to passengers, could become clearer on Monday.

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 08:50am EST
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Links gives black history museum $1 million

The Links Foundation Inc. says it will give $1 million to help build the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall.

Saturday - 02/22/2014, 06:53am EST

Report: 5 firefighters knew about stricken man

Report: 5 firefighters knew that man had collapsed near station; none helped, man later died

Friday - 02/21/2014, 05:50pm EST
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Buyers sought for Safeway-anchored Petworth apartments

Reston-based Duball LLC is seeking buyers for The Swift, a Safeway-anchored mixed-use project in Petworth, months before the development's scheduled completion this coming summer.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 04:24pm EST

Major cathedral earthquake repairs start next month

It's been more than two years since a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck in Virginia and caused damage around D.C.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 03:48pm EST

Family of Cecil Mills responds to report

The family of a man who collapsed outside a D.C. fire station while no one helped is responding to a report after an internal investigation. The man later died.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 03:41pm EST
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D.C. officers honored for response to Navy massacre

District of Columbia police officers who responded to the Washington Navy Yard massacre in September have been honored by the department.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 02:16pm EST

Tornado Watch in effect for D.C. area

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 P.M. EST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE D.C. METRO AREA.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 12:09pm EST

Washington Post endorses Bowser for DC mayor

The Washington Post endorses DC Councilmember Muriel Bowser in mayoral primary

Friday - 02/21/2014, 11:40am EST

Tornado watch in effect for D.C. region

People in the D.C. region can expect a soggy Friday before warmer weather and some sunshine arrive for the weekend.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 11:21am EST
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