Experts say being scared — in a situation where a person can control it — can be good for you.
Worried about how to teach your kids that it’s OK to be different? One Vienna mom has a unique way of making that happen.
The “Forced From Home” exhibition at the National Mall depicts what life is like for more than 65 million displaced people around the world.
A preview of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opens Saturday after nearly four years of construction and more than a century of various efforts to commemorate that history.
More than 150,000 people are expected to attend the dedication ceremony for the National Museum of African American History and Culture later this month. But don’t miss the citywide celebration.
The newest Smithsonian Museum is offering visitors another chance at the hottest ticket in town.
The death of an 18-year-old rapper from Suitland, Maryland, continues to shock members of his community as they held a vigil Saturday afternoon.
“The demand for entry to this museum is more than we could have anticipated,” said Beverly Morgan-Welch, associate director for external affairs for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Ward 5 Councilman Kenyan McDuffie thinks defibrillators are an important tool for safety in the District; his law mandates one in every District school and expands the number of people who have to be trained in CPR.
The National Park Service and the D.C. Department of Energy and Environment have donated about 100 pounds of breast meat from captured and euthanized geese to a D.C. nonprofit that makes meals for homeless shelters and after-school programs.
After a Silver Spring man, 50, suffered a heart attack at the Marriott Wardman Park Saturday night, he’s at the hospital now and his friend has started fundraising to help with the cost.
Public school students head back to the classroom on Aug. 23 in Prince George’s County. Here are scenes from the county’s sixth annual Back to School Fair.
Montgomery County Police are asking the public for help in finding more possible victims of a home health care worker charged with theft for stealing jewelry.
Mars Petcare has settled charges of false advertising with the Federal Trade Commission for claiming that its Eukanuba food helped extend the life of dogs by almost a third.
“Born for This: The BeBe Winans Story” is a melodic telling of the journey to fame for the six-time Grammy winner with his sister, CeCe. See it at D.C.’s Arena Stage.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.