Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson faced questioning from congressional Democrats on a range of topics and policies, often getting defensive or confused.
A hug, a word of thanks, fresh-baked bread and a clean bill of health — firefighters and paramedics at a District of Columbia firehouse had a warm reunion Tuesday with a man whose life they helped save three months ago.
D.C. police say they’re investigating a Tuesday incident in Anacostia that led to four arrests. The incident was recorded by witnesses on their phones and the video is now circulating online, though it doesn’t show the entire confrontation from start to finish.
Priscilla, the service dog, helps Christella Garcia
travel around safely — but when it comes to getting a
ride, life becomes more difficult.
Workers at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle designed custom therapeutic supports for their days-old giraffe calf.
Residents trapped by fire in a building in northeast China were rescued by a 19-year-old crane operator who saw the fire from a nearby construction site.
Sharp-eyed viewers noticed the anachronism during Sunday night’s episode of “Game of Thrones.” See video.
A Pennsylvania couple in is crediting their rescue dog for saving their three kids from a possible kidnapping.
In his first live interview since revealing his stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis earlier this year, legendary host Alex Trebek stopped by “GMA” Wednesday morning to update fans on his ongoing health battle.
In a matter of seconds, two 500-foot cooling towers from Massachusetts’ last coal-fired power plant have been reduced to rubble.
The D.C. area had a bright green visitor from space late Tuesday night: A meteor that streaked south across the horizon before disappearing into the Atlantic Ocean. See video.
Montgomery County police said that just before 5 a.m. on March 30, officers responded to an apartment building on Wisconsin Avenue, near Bradley Boulevard, for a report of a home invasion robbery.
Micah Herndon, of Ohio, competed in the marathon as a tribute to the memories of three men he knew while he served as a Marine in Afghanistan.
See photos and watch as a baby wallaby peeks out of its mother’s pouch for the first time at the National Zoo in D.C.
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Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.