Micro apartments pitched for Patterson Mansion by Dupont Circle

A new developer has stepped in with plans to convert the historic Patterson Mansion by Dupont Circle into micro apartments after a previous concept to turn the building into a boutique hotel received a cool reception from D.C.'s Historic Preservation Review Board late last year.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 11:31am EST

Alvin Ailey captivates audience with performance

The most unusual part of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performance Sunday afternoon at the Kennedy Center had nothing to do with the dancers onstage. It had to do with the audience.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 09:57am EST

Police: Passenger pepper-sprays Metrobus driver

Police: Passenger pepper-sprays Metrobus driver, flees at bus stop

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 08:00am EST

Is Internet risk to young people real or hype?

Today is Safer Internet Day. One topic will be distinguishing the differences between risk and harm to young people.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 07:53am EST
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State dinner menu: beef, caviar and Mary J. Blige

White House state dinner for French President Hollande to feature beef, caviar, Mary J. Blige

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:24am EST

Report: Many more DC students taking AP exams

Report: Number of DC public high school students taking an AP exam dramatically increases

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:10am EST

Law professor: Snyder has 'got to break' over team name

GWU professor John Banzhaf says the legal challenges against the Washington Redskins over the team name are working on three tracks.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 12:56am EST
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Traffic advisories issued for Beatlemania, state dinner

The Beatlemania event at the Washington Coliseum will close streets near the venue Tuesday.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 06:04pm EST

Pet of the Week: Easy Peasy

Looking for a friendly canine companion who's sure to get noticed? Easy Peasy is your girl.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 04:28pm EST

D.C.-area housing prime real estate for 'hipster flipping'

Six of the Top 10 ZIP codes for investors to buy a house or condo, renovate it and flip it to "hipster buyers" are in the Washington area.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:10pm EST

'Star-Spangled Banner' flag and lyrics headed for reunion

The year 2014 will see a series of events leading up to September's 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore, when the British attacked Fort McHenry but had to retreat, which inspired the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner."

Monday - 02/10/2014, 07:46am EST

Georgetown gets $10M gift for social innovation

Georgetown University receives $10 million to create innovation hub to tackle social problems

Monday - 02/10/2014, 06:31am EST

'Butt-shaking' potholes cost big bucks

Multiple rounds of snow, ice and freezing rain have taken a toll on the roads -- and, by extension, pocketbooks.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 04:39am EST

Philip Seymour Hoffman movie marathon in Georgetown

Georgetown's Rhino Bar will host a Philip Seymour Hoffman movie marathon today.

Sunday - 02/09/2014, 08:34am EST

Hundreds celebrate D.C. man who died without help

An empty ambulance helped block off 16th Street for parking on Saturday as family, friends and District leaders packed into a church to celebrate the life of Cecil Mills, the man who died outside a D.C. Fire station without getting any help from firefighters.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 08:43pm EST

D.C. man sentenced to 20 years in babysitting death

DC man sentenced to 20 years in prison for killing child he was babysitting

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 01:01pm EST

New allegations filed against ex-DC lawmaker

A longer prison sentence could await a former District of Columbia Councilmember.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 12:43pm EST

Olympians, fans gather at Newseum for Opening Ceremony

Former Olympic athletes and fans gathered at the Newseum Friday night to watch the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 games in Sochi, Russia.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 07:57am EST

Flyover bridge unveiled in Southeast D.C.

A new flyover bridge on Interstate 695 was quietly unveiled by the District Department of Transportation Friday in Southeast D.C.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 09:29pm EST

Forget hiring a mover, use Metrobus

If you're a frequent Metrobus rider, you've probably seen your share of strange things. But what about mattress moving?

Friday - 02/07/2014, 06:28pm EST
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