Classes replaced with prayer after death of student

Students at Gonzaga College High School are being told to replace their classes with prayer Monday morning after one of their friends was killed in a tragic crash.

Saturday - 11/08/2014, 02:26pm EST

Psychiatric hospital escapee captured in Virginia

Kenneth Clayton simply walked out the back door of the Psychiatric Institute of Washington.

Friday - 11/07/2014, 04:24pm EST

Assault suspect escapes from psychiatric hospital in D.C.

A man who's charged with assaulting a police officer has escaped from the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, law enforcement officials said Monday.

Friday - 11/07/2014, 04:16pm EST

Ourisman exit means D.C. has no traditional car dealerships

D.C. can wave goodbye to its last traditional car dealership. Ourisman Volkswagen is burning rubber for a new, roomier home in Bethesda.

Friday - 11/07/2014, 09:09am EST

D.C. hiker killed in fall in South Dakota identified

Hiker killed in cliff fall in South Dakota identified as 50-year-old man from Washington, DC

Friday - 11/07/2014, 08:04am EST

Adam LaRoche kills massive elk (Photo)

Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche is spending his offseason with a different type of game.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 04:57pm EST

Britain's Princess Anne visits Library of Congress

Britain's Princess Anne opens exhibit on Magna Carta at US library to mark 800th anniversary

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 03:14pm EST

Politics & Prose to take over retail bookselling operations at Busboys & Poets

Two of D.C.'s cultural institutions in the restaurant and retailing world will join forces next year when Politics and Prose begins curating the retail book operations at most locations of Busboys & Poets.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 02:30pm EST

GOP Congress to weigh legal pot in DC

DC's pot legalization initiative brings debate over marijuana laws to new Republican Congress

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 01:10pm EST

LivingSocial reduces workforce by 20 percent

D.C.-based daily deals company LivingSocial Inc. announced Thursday it will reduce its total workforce by about 20 percent in what new CEO Gautam Thakar called a necessary step in the "refounding" of the company.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 12:34pm EST

Fannie Mae posts $3.9B profit in 3Q

US mortgage giant Fannie Mae posts $3.9B profit in 3Q; paying $4B dividend to government

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 11:30am EST

NYC prosecutor eyed for US attorney general

Low-profile NYC prosecutor emerges as contender to be first black woman US attorney general

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 11:02am EST

DC woman indicted in 3-year-old son's murder

DC woman indicted on murder charge in death of 3-year-old son

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 10:40am EST

Tripling of crosswalks on Washington Circle creates gridlock

After more than a year of construction, Washington Circle now sports triple the number of signalized crosswalks. And its created a mess for drivers.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 09:29am EST

DC real estate agent charged with client thefts

DC real estate agent indicted on charges of stealing $300K from potential homebuyers

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 08:50am EST

Woman jailed for butt injections tells 'Backside of the Story'

A woman arrested in a D.C. hotel for giving illegal silicone injections tells her side of the story in her new memoir.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 07:21am EST

Metro: weekend work to affect red, green lines

Metro says weekend work will affect red and green lines

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 06:17am EST

Lasorda, Swisher honored with Bob Feller Award

A unique mix of baseball and military tradition, the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award ceremony was held in Washington Wednesday.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 03:24am EST

Battle for pot not over; D.C. takes fight to the Hill

D.C. voters overwhelmingly said "yes" to legalizing marijuana Tuesday. But members of Congress are already saying "not so fast."

Wednesday - 11/05/2014, 09:45pm EST

D.C. mayor-elect says no to unregulated legal pot

The mayor-elect in the nation's capital says she won't allow an initiative legalizing marijuana to take effect until D.C. has a system in place to tax and regulate the drug.

Wednesday - 11/05/2014, 05:50pm EST
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