Man fatally shot inside DC apartment not far from Anacostia Metro station
Efforts that could literally change the landscape of the nation's capital are under way.
With the D.C. primary less than a year away, a second candidate made it official on Saturday, as Ward 6 Council member Tommy Wells told a crowd of supporters in the rain, "I am officially running to be mayor of our great city, Washington, D.C."
A student at Ballou High School in Southeast D.C. maced a peer on Friday afternoon in an incident school officials believe was a result of a previous neighborhood dispute, WJLA-TV reports.
Two people have been sentenced to prison in the kidnapping and slaying of a teenager in 2010.
A proposed District of Columbia International School would offer language education in grades 6 through 12.
GOP congressman wants to ban US abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy
Cicadas have started to emerge and will be making quite a racket in the coming weeks.
Summer is almost here, and that means bars and restaurants are opening their rooftop decks. So take your cocktails outside and take in the summer air at one of these local hot spots.
All D.C. municipal buildings have been ordered to take part in a program where soda machines will be labeled with calorie counts.
The Social Security Administration released the top 100 baby names of 2012 for each state, based on Social Security card application data. Here is the breakdown for D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
Library of Congress hosts conference, exhibit on 1 of world's rarest maps purchased for $10M
Films at the D.C.'s oldest theater are no longer shown on 35-mm film projectors.
Two D.C. councilmembers say they plan to introduce legislation that would decriminalize possession of marijuana.
The District Department of Transportation has finished installing its fifth pedestrian High-Intensity Activated Crosswalk, or HAWK. The crosswalks "help pedestrians safely cross high traffic volume streets," according to DDOT.
DC mayor opposes mandating liability insurance for gun owners; DC Council considering bill
One year after the passing of Chuck Brown, the godfather of go-go's legend and music lives on.
SC slave cabin dismantled to be transported, rebuilt for display at coming DC museum
Filming for the Captain America movie will close some D.C. streets Thursday and Friday.