Calling domestic violence an “epidemic” in Prince George’s County, State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks announced new funding to help domestic violence victims, and a new partnership with doughnut chain Krispy Kreme to raise awareness about the issue.
The Nationals, Capitals, Wizards and Redskins have now played a combined 69 seasons without reaching a league or conference championship.
With Amazon now taking proposals for a location for its second headquarters, area leaders got a sample of the region’s pitch to the tech giant. The D.C. region’s secret weapon? It’s educated workforce.
Joseph Poteat was found guilty in June of first-degree murder and a gun charge. In 2015, he shot the woman he was dating while she drove a car he was riding in.
Several people have been killed on area railroad tracks in recent years, prompting the first national “Rail Safety Week.” Safety advocates say technological improvements have made trains quieter, giving people less of a warning that a train is approaching.
A recent study found the D.C. area to be the third most impacted by traffic, behind only Los Angeles and New York. See where the worst “traffic hot spot” runs.
Protesters interrupted a speech by former FBI Director James Comey at Howard University on Friday.
MedStar Washington Hospital Center responds to a report that it had sewage leak into operating rooms and a host of other problems.
The 20-acre St, James campus, in Springfield, will include an indoor FIFA regulation-sized turf field, two NHL regulation-sized ice rinks and an Olympic-sized competition pool, along with basketball and volleyball courts, batting cages, squash courts and golf simulators.
Prince George’s County police are asking for the public’s help in identifying people suspected of joy riding through the streets of D.C. and the National Harbor area, disregarding traffic laws and creating chaos.
Describing an array of threats faced by lawmakers and the U.S. Capitol complex, law enforcement leaders on Thursday asked lawmakers to consider approving a substantial funding hike.
Metro’s Silver Line extension is set to open in Loudoun County in 2020, and it’ll pose a challenge to rescuers. They’re getting a chance to practice on a simulator consisting of two old cars and some track.
The pilot of a glider trying to reach what project leaders call the edge of space stopped in the nation’s capital Thursday to talk about the ambitious project, which aims at setting a new world record while gathering valuable information in the process.
“I think what we need to do is be able to take the fight to them,” said acting Assistant Attorney General Kenneth Blanco during testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. “And that fight would be working with our foreign counterparts in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.”
D.C. residents will now be able to identify themselves as something other than male or female on driver’s licenses.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.