New restaurant roundup: Uprising Muffin Co. and Barrel open, Cheesetique looking for space

Shaw residents now have a new café option in their neighborhood: Uprising Muffin Co., a bakery and cafe from first-time restaurateur Donnie Simpson Jr.

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 07:36am EDT

Green beats blues: Nature prevents stress, anxiety

If you find yourself in a good mood among spring's green grass, budding trees and sprouting flowers, you're not alone.

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 06:46am EDT

Mythology Modern Chop House and Lore Lounge coming to H Street NE next year

When Mythology Modern Chop House/Lore Lounge opens on H Street NE next year, owner Todd Luongo hopes it will be the start of a wave of more upscale eateries and bars along a strip that has catered more to a PBR-and-tater-tots crowd in recent years.

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 05:51am EDT

Mix cherry blossoms, warm weather for blooming Metro ridership

Nearly double the average number of riders crowded onto Metro trains this Saturday for the cherry blossom festival.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:27pm EDT

Paris Hilton coming to D.C.'s Echostage in May

Hotel heiress Paris Hilton will DJ a set May 9 at Echostage, the Northeast D.C. venue that has been drawing crowds high-profile electronic music shows for the past year and a half.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:34pm EDT

Jamba Juice to open as many as 10 more juice joints in D.C. area

Jamba Juice has big plans to expand in the D.C. market. The Washington Post reports the California-based juicer wants to add at least 10 new stores in the market in the next three years.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 11:50am EDT

Pace of presidential prep picks up

The 2016 presidential campaign checklist and who's doing what

Monday - 04/14/2014, 10:50am EDT

Georgetown hires Adair as women's basketball coach

Natasha Adair is new women's basketball coach at Georgetown, was former assistant with Hoyas

Monday - 04/14/2014, 10:10am EDT

Pet of the Week: Bud

Say hello to Bud, a 3.5-month-old American Staffordshire terrier mix, available for adoption at the Washington Animal Rescue League.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 10:08am EDT

Electricity back on at Cleveland Park Metro station

The power is back on at the Cleveland Park Metro Station.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 09:41am EDT

Capitol Rotunda closes for repairs

Tourists and residents hoping to see the Capitol building's famous Rotunda may be disappointed this month.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 08:24am EDT

Pit bull owners organizing march on D.C.

They're calling it the Million Pibble March, but the organizer says that 5,000 people is the real goal.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 05:32am EDT

For Emancipation Day, activists gather to talk hip-hop

MC Hammer, Chuck D and Monie Love share their thoughts on the culture.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 05:29am EDT

4 people shot in District

Three men and one woman were shot early Monday in D.C.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 05:20am EDT

Capitol Rotunda closed to public for renovations

WTOP's Dick Uliano reports.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:39am EDT

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D.C. police seek missing woman, 80

The Metropolitan Police Department says that Mary L. Junior was last seen driving a green 2009 Chevrolet Malibu with the Maryland license plate 7AM1478.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 01:42am EDT

Crowded trains, Bikeshare set weekend records

Capital Bikeshare broke the record for number of trips in a single day on Saturday. Crowds also flocked to MARC trains as a way to avoid the massive backups on I-95.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 04:56pm EDT

DC Challenge brings out all kinds of characters

Hundreds of costumed Washington and area residents met up at the Fairgrounds outside Nationals Park on Sunday afternoon for the 5th Annual DC Challenge.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 03:11am EDT

Police investigating fatal crash in Maryland

A motorcyclist died on the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

Saturday - 04/12/2014, 09:13pm EDT

Cherry blossoms draw thousands to D.C.

The Cherry Blossom Parade steps off with trees in full bloom and drew scores of onlookers to D.C. this weekend.

Saturday - 04/12/2014, 06:11pm EDT
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