Thanksgiving travel tips for airports

Whether they're going to grandma's or a good friend's, millions of Americans are headed to the airports this week during what is traditionally the busiest travel time of the year.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 05:04am EST

In D.C., Ferguson protests loud but peaceful

While protests in Ferguson, Missouri, turned violent after the grand jury's decision Monday not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, in the District the decision was met peacefully, with marches and chants.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 04:53am EST

Who is your team's all-time player?

See which players have played the most games for each of the Washington professional sports teams.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 02:09am EST

Volunteers cook 9,000 pounds of Thanksgiving turkey

Imagine 1,300 people gathered around, prepping, cooking and plating a big turkey dinner. That's exactly what's happening this week at Food & Friends.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 01:59am EST

Veteran journalist, educator Michael Shanahan dies

Veteran journalist, George Washington University educator Michael Shanahan dies

Monday - 11/24/2014, 05:10pm EST

Local boutiques partner with Etsy vendors for Small Business Saturday

Local retailers in the D.C. area are taking "shop small" to a new level this weekend for Small Business Saturday, with plans to feature individual Etsy producers and their products in trunk shows at stores throughout the region.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:53pm EST

Public ceremony honoring Barry likely to be held next week

A public ceremony honoring four-time D.C. Mayor Marion Barry will likely happen next week, according to people involved in the planning. The transformative political will also lie in repose at the Wilson Building.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:30pm EST

Md. highway officials: Reschedule holiday travel plans

Planning to travel this Wednesday? Maryland state highway officials say motorists should reconsider.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:33pm EST

D.C.-area airports make nation's most, least frustrating airports list

Two local airports are on a list naming the most and least frustrating airports in the U.S. and Canada.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:27pm EST

Marion Barry, 78, remembered by city leaders, friends

Former four-time District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, 78, died after midnight on Sunday, Nov. 23 at the District's United Medical Center.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:16pm EST
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Uber will deliver your cranberry sauce

Uber drivers in the Washington metro have more than a spare tire and bottled water in their trunks right now: They're stocked with "Thanksgiving essentials," for your last-minute needs.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 12:47pm EST

Pet of the Week: Lilly

Say hello to Lilly, a 2-year-old smooth collie mix available for adoption from the Washington Animal Rescue League.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 09:56am EST

Ex-DC school aide charged with sexual abuse

Former DC school aide, coach charged with sexually abusing student, denied bond

Monday - 11/24/2014, 09:00am EST

Faces getting scruffy near end of No-Shave November

Faces are getting scruffy for a good cause in this month of No-Shave November.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 07:37am EST

Golf's Jackie Robinson honored by President Obama

The Jackie Robinson of golf, color barrier buster Charlie Sifford finally gets the recognition he deserves.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 05:16am EST

Vigil honors Marion Barry's legacy

A vigil was held Sunday night to honor the life and legacy of Marion Barry.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:57am EST

D.C. mural honors Marion Barry

A mural of Barry has gone up in D.C., and there's a rap song behind it.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:56am EST
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Museum serves up Thanksgiving dinner with a side of culture, history

If you're not cooking for Thanksgiving and don't want to deal with the hassle of calling around for whatever reservations remain, there's one place you can go to get an award-winning meal and learn more about the nation's first Thanksgiving.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 03:18am EST

Salvation Army weighs moving from D.C. to Northern Virginia

The Salvation Army command overseeing the D.C. region is considering pulling up the stakes on its Pennsylvania Avenue NW headquarters and relocating to Northern Virginia for the right price.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 02:47am EST

Barry remembered as civil rights pioneer

Civil rights champion Rev. James Lawson remembers Marion Barry as movement pioneer

Sunday - 11/23/2014, 04:20pm EST
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