Amid rising Islamophobia and hate crimes, local Muslim women are taking self-defense lessons to learn how to protect themselves. See photos.
A local self-defense expert shares tips to help holiday shoppers avoid becoming the victim of an attacker.
Meridian Hill Park in D.C.\’s Columbia Heights neighborhood was the end point of a weekend march organized by Slut Walk D.C. to fight the perception that victims of sexual assault are somehow responsible.
Getting fit doesn\’t just help improve your physical image, it can also help you to stay safe.
A Marine accused of fatally stabbing another Marine during a fight in Washington told police he was acting in self-defense.