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.
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.
See which players have played the most games for each of the Washington professional sports teams.
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.
Veteran journalist, George Washington University educator Michael Shanahan dies
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.
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.
Planning to travel this Wednesday? Maryland state highway officials say motorists should reconsider.
Two local airports are on a list naming the most and least frustrating airports in the U.S. and Canada.
Former four-time District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, 78, died after midnight on Sunday, Nov. 23 at the District's United Medical Center.
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.
Say hello to Lilly, a 2-year-old smooth collie mix available for adoption from the Washington Animal Rescue League.
Former DC school aide, coach charged with sexually abusing student, denied bond
Faces are getting scruffy for a good cause in this month of No-Shave November.
The Jackie Robinson of golf, color barrier buster Charlie Sifford finally gets the recognition he deserves.
A vigil was held Sunday night to honor the life and legacy of Marion Barry.
A mural of Barry has gone up in D.C., and there's a rap song behind it.
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.
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.
Civil rights champion Rev. James Lawson remembers Marion Barry as movement pioneer
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