World War II Memorial adds new technology at site

World War II Memorial adds wi-fi, interactive kiosks with new content at site on National Mall

Friday - 05/23/2014, 11:08am EDT

50 senators to NFL: Change Redskins' racist name

Citing racism, 50 senators tell NFL commissioner it's time to change Redskins' name

Friday - 05/23/2014, 11:00am EDT

National Cathedral to host Rolling Thunder bikers

National Cathedral to host 'Blessing of the Bikes' for Rolling Thunder, veterans

Friday - 05/23/2014, 08:12am EDT

Two women cut, robbed in Capitol Hill

Two women were cut with a knife and assaulted in the Capitol Hill neighborhood during the past week, according to D.C. police.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 04:17pm EDT

5 D.C. restaurants you might actually be able to get into this weekend

Those of us not heading to a lake or beach destination this weekend might be getting jealous, but we have one silver lining: some of the city's most sought after tables are likely to be a tad easier to procure, given the mass exodus of city residents for the three-day holiday weekend. Here are some to try for:

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 01:22pm EDT

D.C. bridge named in honor of Ethel Kennedy

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray dedicated the Benning Road Bridge in honor of Ethel Kennedy, widow of the late Robert F. Kennedy.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 08:54am EDT

Rock Creek Parkway reopens after car crashes into creek

All lanes of Rock Creek Parkway have reopened between Calvert Street and Virginia Avenue after a crash after a car drove off the road and into a nearby creek Thursday morning.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 08:08am EDT

Wounded warrior's unusual path to golf

Ramon Padilla's path to the golf course was painful, trying and unusual. He plays the game with one healthy arm and a research device substituting for the other.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 06:40am EDT

DryBox Rescue aims to absorb frustration from water-damaged phones

DryBox uses a combination of heat and pressure to extract moisture from a wet phone in about 30 minutes. And its new kiosk in D.C. is attracting customers anxious to bring a wet phone back to life.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 05:41am EDT

NPS investigating cause of elevator failures at Washington Monument

Problems with the Washington Monument's elevator may have dogged the landmark for more than a year, according to an ABC7 report

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 03:13am EDT
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Geography bee win fulfills teen's longtime dream

Virginia 13-year-old achieves longtime dream with National Geographic Bee victory

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 09:46pm EDT

Council member, neighbors fight odd-looking 'Pop Up' townhouses (Photos)

A town house transformation into a condo tower in a Northwest D.C. neighborhood is so remarkable, it may lead to a change in city regulations.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 04:29pm EDT

Weather map that resembles a fish goes viral

With references to "Sharknado," local Twitter accounts were abuzz today about a weather map that looked a lot like a fish with an open mouth.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 04:25pm EDT

Bike commuter releases handlebar video of crash

A D.C. bike commuter who was ticketed after crashing into a truck that cut him off has released a video of the incident to open a conversation on safety and driver behavior.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 03:31pm EDT

Red Hot Chili Peppers' drummer shines light on the arts in D.C.

A federal program that has been in effect since 2012 is growing, and celebrities are using their spotlight to move it forward.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 01:18pm EDT

Million-dollar home sales are up in the D.C. area

One-in-nine houses and condos currently on the market in Washington is listed for $1 million or more, and seven-figure sales are up.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 12:26pm EDT

'Run, Don't Walk' chronicles wounded veteran experiences

Physical therapist Adele Levine, who worked at Walter Reed for years, saw patients with some of the most devastating injuries imaginable. With a humorist's touch, she has chronicled some of her more interesting experiences in a new book titled, "Run, Don't Walk:"

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 10:29am EDT

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Department of Homeland Security HQ $1.5B over budget

The building in Southeast is 11 years behind schedule.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 09:25am EDT

Husband of Congresswoman Slaughter dies at 82

Husband of Rochester Congresswoman Louise Slaughter dies at 82; couple was married 57 years

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 09:21am EDT

Trigger warning debate heats up on college campuses

As college campuses empty for the summer, a debate is heating up nationally surrounding the suddenly hot topic of trigger warnings.

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 09:10am EDT
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