Metro is working to retire its oldest cars from the 1000-series, but now there’s a new concern: asbestos. The asbestos is sealed outside the passenger cabin and not accessible to riders, a Metro spokeswoman says.
The city has the lowest math, reading and SAT scores of any school system in the U.S. It has the highest dropout rate and ranks last in school safety, according to the study.
Jonathan Pollard was arrested in November 1985 as he tried to gain asylum in Israel’s Washington embassy. It was a sensational espionage case that captivated public attention.
The expression "once in a blue moon" will become reality on Friday night.
Alex Horton, an Iraq War veteran, says he woke up to find three police officers standing in the bedroom of his Alexandria apartment June 14. He claims they pointed guns at his head.
A new device called the WATCHMAN™, which is implanted in the heart, is lowering A-fib patients’ risk of stroke and helping them stop taking blood thinners.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday. Zion Harvey’s forearms were heavily bandaged…
Some D.C. doctors are skipping traditional medications. Instead, they’re writing their patients prescriptions for fresh fruits and vegetables.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Playing on the road is a losing proposition for the Atlanta Braves these days, especially with Julio Teheran on the mound. Teheran lasted only four innings in his latest effort outside of…
WASHINGTON — Twenty-five customers are without service after a water main break in Bethesda on Monday night that has also closed a nearby road. The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission says that Bradley Boulevard, which is closed between…
WASHINGTON — Police in D.C. are investigating a series of armed robberies Tuesday morning that they say may be linked. The armed robberies all happened between midnight and 3 a.m. in parts of Northwest…
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