Suspect in D.C. quadruple homicide fires attorneys

Daron Wint, the man suspected of killing a D.C. family and their housekeeper, has fired his defense team and will be represented instead by public defenders. His former defense lawyer says they had "a difference of opinion."

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Smoke subsides after hazardous rail spill in Tennessee

Smoke quit rising Thursday afternoon from the site where a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.

Iran takes hard line on inspections, sanctions at nuke talks

Iran took a hard line Thursday rejecting two of the biggest demands of world powers in a final nuclear accord,

Helpful apps, alternative destinations for July 4 travel

This weekend, 42 million people will trek 50 miles or more from their homes to celebrate July 4. Here are the best ways to avoid the crowds and the crowded roads.

‘Capitol Fourth’ brings star-studded show to National Mall

KC & The Sunshine Band says it’s ready to play alongside Barry Manilow and Alabama.

Next Nationals superstar is just down the road

Lucas Giolito is only 20, but you probably won't be able to see him pitch in Woodbridge for much longer.

Yellowstone loses radio frequencies to track wildlife

Researchers at Yellowstone National Park have lost their license for a set of radio frequencies used to track more than 100 radio-collared wolves and elk.

Homeland Security issues phishing alert; How to protect yourself

DHS issued a new alert about targeted phishing attacks against federal employees and retirees.

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