The University of Maryland’s “Bug Guy” has some things he wants you to know about mosquitoes and the Zika virus as we wait to see if it becomes a problem here in the U.S. Mike Raupp, a professor of entomology, said the main transmitter of the virus is the yellow fever mosquito. What many people don’t know, Raupp said, is there’s a resident population of yellow fever mosquitoes in D.C.
The U.S. Supreme Court won't hear the case of the former lawyer to "D.C. Madam" Deborah Jeane Palfrey. Montgomery Blair Sibley wanted to release her escort service phone records saying they could impact the presidential election. He's now mulling his options.
Every mother-to-be is nervous, but with the arrival of the Zika virus, women of childbearing age have new anxieties, and one local doctor said he’s hearing some of those concerns.
When it comes to stroke, minutes matter: that’s all the time it takes for brain cells to start dying. The key is to think and act — FAST.
Go behind the scenes with the animal keepers at the National Zoo to see a training session with 8-month-old giant panda cub Bei Bei. See photos and video of the cub in action.
Georgetown-based trainer and author Josef Brandenburg offers his top three tips for health and fitness.
Lawmakers’ concerns about abuses of power at the Transportation Security Administration have been supported by whistleblowers’ testimony.
Railcars were still being cleared away from the tracks near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro Station on Monday morning, more than 24 hours after a CSX freight train derailed and led to a hazardous leak.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Monday that President Barack Obama wasn’t offended by comedian Larry Wilmore’s use of a racial slur at Saturday night’s White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. Wilmore concluded his remarks…
Montgomery County Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a man they say stole a $13,000 bathtub.
Around 12,000 local residents are in the dark after a thunderstorm hit the D.C. area Monday night.
Trains are “very unlikely” to operate past Silver Spring, MARC officials said in an email.
Railcars are still being cleared away from the tracks near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro station on Monday morning, more than 24 hours after 16 cars from a CSX freight train derailed and led to a hazardous leak.
The red carpet sizzled as Hollywood and media elite met at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus bid farewell to its performing elephants on Sunday, as the show closed its own chapter on a practice that has entertained audiences in America for two centuries but has come under fire by animal rights activists.
A Starbucks customer is suing the coffee giant for adding too much ice to her drink.
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