A dozen unionized federal employees and union leaders, brought together by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., said the hardship is growing from the shutdown, and some spoke of cash-flow problems in the absence of a paycheck.
Citing the high costs of government-required security, organizers say this year’s St. Patrick’s Parade in Washington has been canceled.
The girl confessed to writing a series of emails containing threats against Bladensburg High School, Parkdale High School and William Wirt Middle School.
The partial government shutdown has closed the D.C. Marriage Bureau, halting civil ceremonies and the issuing of marriage licenses. For one local couple, a Jan. 12 wedding ceremony in downtown D.C. will go on. But, “I would still like the paperwork to be done,” said the bride-to-be.
Jaquan Ross, 27, got away near U.S. Route 1 in Alexandria, Virginia, with a handcuff still dangling from his wrist.
In one of his final tasks of 2018, President Donald Trump signed into law the Ashanti Alert Act, creating a nationwide alert system for missing, endangered adults between the ages of 18 and 64.
Though the partial government shutdown will likely affect Smithsonian sites, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and city tourism officials are highlighting the positives, pointing out the many private museums, galleries and other attractions that will remain open.
Roger “Tom” Marmet was caught in crossfire as he sat in his car at a traffic light in Northeast D.C. A 22-year-old man has been charged with pre-meditated first-degree murder in connection to the killing.
A boy is struggling for his life this weekend after he and his father were shot Friday afternoon in Northeast D.C.
Parents argued that the OSSE’s May report falsely accusing dozens of families with children enrolled at Duke Ellington School of the Arts of residency fraud has traumatized students, tied up families in desperate and frustrating attempts to prove their D.C. residency, and hurt private fundraising.
“Anybody who studies poverty in this country will tell you that it’s solvable if we have the will, and so A Wider Circle is about trying to bring the will,” said Mark Bergel, president and CEO of A Wider Circle.
Inside the vehicle the woman survived multiple sexual assaults by both men in Prince George’s County and in Southeast D.C. Police have one suspect and are looking for another man in connection to the kidnap and rape of the victim.
The number of University of Maryland students who have tested positive for adenovirus is up to 35 — an increase of five over last week — and university officials are urging students going home for winter break to help stop the spread of the illness.
The arrest came just 24 hours after the Rev. Urbano Vazquez waived a probable cause hearing, putting his case regarding the 2015 misconduct allegations on track to the grand jury.
The governor plans to ask the General Assembly to add $1.9 billion in new school construction spending to the already budgeted $1.6 billion over the next five years.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.