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A woman charged with defacing the Washington National Cathedral was carrying what appeared to be a soda can containing green paint when she was arrested, and she has been linked to at least four other incidents of vandalism, including at the Lincoln Memorial, according to prosecutors and court documents.
Hundreds of friends and family gathered Friday at the National Cathedral to remember Andrew Pochter, a teacher who was killed during the protests in Egypt.
In his sermon Sunday, the Very Rev. Gary Hall praised the court's ruling that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, but denounced the ruling that strikes down a core part of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Washington National Cathedral was the big winner of a three-week online contest to distribute grants for historic preservation.
Washington National Cathedral, in Northwest D.C., is in the running for a substantial amount of money as it continues healing from an earthquake that rocked the region.
The Choeur des Armaillis de la Gruyere has been singing together since 1955. This weekend, the all-male Swiss choir will bring its a cappella sound -- and traditional Swiss clothing -- to D.C. for two performances.
The separation of church and state is unique to American democracy, but when it comes to celebrating the start of a president's term, God has played a role in nearly every inauguration since George Washington. And President Obama's second swearing-in will be no different.