When DNA collected at the scenes of two rapes and a homicide in 1989 and 1994 turned up no matches in the national DNA database, the cases went cold. Investigators finally found answers after seeking the help of a DNA tech company to predict the suspect’s physical appearance and genealogy.
This year’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival is going to be a two-day event, rather than the 10 days the program has been in recent years. Find out how the shutdown affected the schedule.
Cherry blossom season is on the brink of blooming. Here’s everything you need to know about 2019’s cherry blossoms, including when they bloom and the best places to see them.
Police have identified the body of a man found near a bus stop in Bethesda, Maryland, in February, after appealing to the public for help.
Police have released surveillance footage of a man they believe has robbed the same Rockville, Maryland, bank three times.
A 26-year-old man was one of three suspects arrested after a man was shot and assaulted in a crowded H Street Northeast restaurant. The incident was captured on surveillance video.
Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal crash on U.S. Route 301 in Newburg, Maryland, where police say alcohol may have played a role.
A Silver Spring, Maryland, lieutenant for the U.S. Coast Guard in D.C. was arrested on suspicion of a domestic terror plot to kill numerous high-profile politicians and journalists. Court documents reveal he harbored extremist views for years, and that authorities found numerous guns and a trove of ammunition in his apartment.
The snow that hit the D.C. area Wednesday is basically over, but as sleet and freezing rain move in, the roads still require careful driving. Some weather advisories have been canceled, while others have been extended as cold temperatures hold on. Here’s what you need to know.
Prince George’s County police are asking for the public’s help investigating a fatal crash that happened on Oxon Hill Road on Sunday.
Georgetown University has revoked the honorary degree conferred on former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick following his defrocking by the Vatican.
Prince George’s County firefighters performed a dramatic rescue of a couple trapped inside their burning house in Boulevard Heights on Sunday night.
All southbound lanes on U.S. Route 301 have reopened after a crash involving multiple, overturned vehicles stopped traffic in Prince George’s County, Maryland, on Monday.
Although most of the D.C. area will only see rain Sunday night, counties north and west of D.C. could see some freezing rain, sleet and icy roads.
The man was crossing St. Barnabas Road when he was hit by a pickup truck. He was then hit by a car.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.