The names of domestic violence victims were called and participants at the ceremony displayed each name on red heart-shaped signs. Guns were used in 67 percent of the killings.
Thousands are expected at Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday to lay wreaths at graves. And access to the cemetery for the 27th annual Wreaths across America event will be different this year.
Dozens of people gathered Tuesday for a ceremony dedicating the Capital Gazette Memorial Seminar Room at the university’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism.
See photos from the late President George H.W. Bush’s final journey to D.C., including events at the Capitol and Washington National Cathedral.
The official schedule of memorial services for former President George H.W. Bush, who died late Friday at the age of 94, was released Saturday evening.
Former President George H.W. Bush spoke his final words in a phone call with his son, former President George W. Bush, a source familiar with Bush’s final hours told CNN.
World leaders with the power to make war but a duty to preserve the peace gathered by the dozens Sunday to mark the end of World War I’s slaughter 100 years ago, turning Paris into the epicenter of global commemorations that drove home a powerful message: never again.
The location of a memorial for a journalist killed in the Maryland newsroom attack in June wasn’t lost on friends or those he covered.
Family, friends and Capitol Hill staffers gathered at the U.S. Capitol to honor the late Sen. John McCain as he was lain in state on Friday.
Fans and artists paid tribute to “The Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin, who died on Aug. 16. See how her fans are honoring her life and legacy.
Mourners held vigils Friday for Capital Gazette employees Rebecca Smith, Gerald Fischman, John McNamara, Wendi Winters and Robert Hiaasen. The five were killed Thursday when a gunman opened fire in the paper’s newsroom.
The inside of an Annapolis newsroom remains a crime scene. But outside, a collection of cards, flowers, balloons and other gifts is growing to honor the five slain Capital Gazette employees.
For the next week, there is what can be best described as a “pop-up” memorial on the White House Ellipse. Titled “Stop Everyday Killers,” it’s meant to highlight just how severe the opioid prescription situation is in America.
Congress and President Trump approved the National Desert Storm War Memorial to honor the 500,000 members of the armed services who served during the first Gulf War, but designers want the public’s input on how the memorial should look.
The National Park Service is asking the public to weigh in on two possible locations for an Operation Desert Storm memorial.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.