NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is defending the Redskins name to a bipartisan group of representatives who want it to be changed.
Police in Washington say drivers should expect street closures this weekend because of a walk to benefit pancreatic cancer research.
Ohio man charged with crashing unoccupied Jeep near White House Secret Service guard booth
Researchers at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services say a 15-minute walk, three times a day after meals, helps seniors keep their blood sugar levels in-check and cuts their risk for developing Type 2 diabetes.
It's been slightly more than 50 years since the release of the Beatles first album "Please Please Me," and now the Fab Four will take up residence in the nation's capital.
With severe storms threatening to roll into the area Wednesday, weather forecasters are playing key roles at area utility companies.
Oprah Winfrey giving $12M to new Washington museum that will document African-American life
MedStar Health has shored up its position as the District's market-leading health provider, beating back competitors with a lot of help from the D.C. government.
Military veterans have skills that can be difficult to translate into the civilian workforce and thousands of veterans coming back from Iraq or Afghanistan are navigating a tough road to a new job.
Aug. 23 will mark two years since the 5.8-magnitude earthquake that shook the Washington area and shut down the iconic Washington Monument.
Getting around D.C. late at night can prove tiresome for some residents. Metro closes before the bars and private car services like Uber can be pricey.
The District of Columbia. Population: 630,000. Available ambulances: three.
Ex-DC Councilmember Michael Brown pleads guilty in federal court to bribery
Capital Bikeshare is doing more than moving people around on bikes: It's becoming an economic development tool.
Extreme weather in the area had D.C. firefighters very busy Monday night.
The images were gripping more than 30 years ago. Viewed now, they serve as a history lesson for some and a vivid flashback for those who remember the early days of Washington, D,C.'s hardcore punk scene.
Non-Comcast customers can use the hot spots for free until July 4.
Although Plott hounds are the state dog of North Carolina, this big boy hails from a bit closer -- Montgomery County, Md.
It's late Thursday night in Chevy Chase, D.C. Families are quietly going about their business, putting their kids to sleep and getting ready for the next day. But in a garage on the eastern side of the neighborhood, four men are very seriously studying the chord progression of a Top 40 pop hit.
Nationals recall 1B-OF Chris Marrero from Triple-A, will send down struggling OF Tyler Moore