A man and a child were shot in a commercial district near the Washington Navy Yard.
A former assistant track coach at a public high school in Washington has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing seven male students.
City safety officials say Washington could launch passenger service on the rail cars by the end of the month.
The District of Columbia will begin deploying about 200 plows by noon Friday based on weather reports that call for up to half an inch of snow before midnight.
History buffs and admirers of Abraham Lincoln who want to mark the 207th anniversary of his birth can attend a wreath-laying at the Lincoln Memorial.
People packed a D.C. Council hearing Thursday to speak for and against a controversial plan to provide several weeks of paid time off for residents.
Under his leadership, Metro introduced new rail cars and launched the Silver Line, according to an internal memo.
WASHINGTON (AP) — They are bits of space graffiti hidden from the public for decades: a crude calendar, scrawled lunar coordinates and markings warning of a locker containing “smelly waste.” Apollo 11 astronauts left those…
Mini-monuments of the storm are dwarfed by the giant mountain range of snow and trash that was amassed outside RFK Stadium.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says a North Korea sanctions bill that won Senate approval is consistent with U.S. efforts to increase pressure on North Korea over its development of nuclear weapons. Deputy national…
Real estate firm Redfin says there were 213 homes priced over $1 million in the District in the fourth quarter, 27.5 percent more than the final quarter of 2014.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Civil rights leader John Lewis on Thursday dismissed Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ 1960s work on racial equality, saying, “I never saw him. I never met him.” The Georgia congressman — a…
The D.C. Taxicab Commission has unveiled the D.C. Taxi app, allowing potential riders to hail a cab much the way they do with Uber and Lyft.
MUNICH (AP) — Russia has proposed a March 1 ceasefire in Syria, U.S. officials say, but Washington believes Moscow is giving itself and the Syrian government three weeks to try to crush moderate rebel groups.…
The Department of Energy and Environment has put the fish, also known as striped bass, on the Do Not Eat list after its testing revealed high levels of PCBs and other contaminants in the fish.