Before Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. debuts its two new locations in D.C., the big box retailer will face its first protests from workers denouncing low wages and poor work standards.
DC Council committee to vote Monday on raising minimum wage to $11.50 by 2016
Transportation planners warn of a "devastating effect" following the implementation of new transportation allowances that hit Jan. 1 for federal employees.
Biden welcomes Delaware-born sandwich shop to Washington with a midday lunch run
A powerful arts panel that must approve designs for memorials in the nation's capital is again objecting to plans for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Court hearing set for German man charged with killing his much-older wife in DC
The National Zoo's panda cub is getting bigger every day and the zoo's staff took time Thursday to highlight the milestones the cub has already conquered.
One man received a ticket in D.C. -- for a plate that hasn't been issued to anyone for nine years.
Adoptions of nearly 30 children will be finalized at Washington court's 'Adoption Day'
Fla. lawmaker to take leave of absence, donate salary after pleading guilty to cocaine charge
For weeks, the Bison just wanted to get on the college football map. Now they're squarely in the spotlight, with a 9-1 record, a conference title and the first NCAA playoff berth for a men's team in school history.
Another 17 people were arrested Wednesday on federal charges of trafficking drugs from Texas to D.C.
DC fire department likely to recommend encrypting radios in wake of Navy Yard shooting
New York Congresswoman Grace Meng hit on head, robbed of purse in DC, not seriously hurt
A public art project is breathing new life into a vacant federal building slated for demolition near the Washington Navy Yards.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley joins director Steven Spielberg on the red carpet at the National Archives.
D.C. Mayor Gray called the National Capitol Planning Commission rejection of possible changes to existing height restrictions "disappointing."
Chef Jeffrey Katz of Amphora says carving a turkey can be made simple with a few easy steps.
She was hoping for a nice bike ride through Columbia Heights, but instead Phoebe Connolly was punched in the face by a teenager.
The concept of food delivery is no longer just for boxes of pizza and paper bags filled with egg rolls.