Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon — and was nearly tackled to the ground in the process. Her husband, Roger Robinson is a running journalist with an impressive record in masters running. The pair says as they age, their passion for running doesn’t fade, and it’s all about putting one foot in front of the other.
Cheering on a Marine Corps Marathon runner? Check out the best places to watch, some tips about rooting on a runner and a list of things you can’t bring.
There are about a thousand medical volunteers who help during the October race. Getting that many strangers on the same page for a massive one-day event isn’t easy, but it’s gratifying work for the many involved.
A Metro employee was arrested during a business trip in Tennessee after arranging to meet who he thought was a 15-year-old for a sexual encounter.
As the Marine Corps Marathon approaches, training runs are getting longer. So when should you start eating during runs? And what’s the best type of food to fuel you? A dietitian has the answers.
Police say the suspect has targeted three laundromats in four days — two of which occurred Wednesday morning. See photos of the suspect.
It only took a few minutes, but tickets for the watch party for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final at Capital One Arena are sold out.
Tickets to the Washington Mystics game on Thursday are now free to accommodate for the Washington Capitals’ viewing party at Capital One Arena on the same day.
Timothy Threlkeld, 40, of Manassas, Virginia was charged with four counts of taking indecent liberties with a child while he was a shop teacher at Langston Hughes Middle School in Reston, Virginia.
The Marine Corps Marathon is months away, but there are more than just runners participating in the event. It takes hundreds of volunteers to help make marathon weekend successful, and registration to volunteer opens on May 11.
A California man has been found guilty of federal charges that he kidnapped a Lyft driver and ordered him at gunpoint to drive more than 70 miles from Maryland to D.C. last December.
Police have released surveillance photos of two men they said stole thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from a Montgomery County designer sunglasses and eyeglasses store earlier this month.
A man raped a woman on a Metro Red Line train last month, the transit agency said Monday. The suspect is in police custody on an unrelated charge.
Running the Cherry Blossom Ten Miler? Two D.C.-area running coaches share tips for how to be prepared for the race, enjoy the experience and finish strong.
The Arlington House closes to the public Monday for a monthslong rehabilitation project. It’s part of a $12.35 million restoration plan that also includes work on the Robert E. Lee Memorial and surrounding land.
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.