Punxsutawney Phil emerged from his burrow on Gobbler’s Knob to look for his shadow and predict how much longer winter will last.
A Philadelphia Eagles fan is probably waking up with a bit of a headache after slamming into a pillar on Sunday. Watch the video.
Pope Francis stopped his motorcade to help a fallen police officer Thursday in Chile after a collision between the Popemobile and the officer’s bucking horse caused her to tumble. See video.
Though the frozen Potomac and other icy local waterways make for a serene sight, those conditions are hazardous if there’s an emergency. Here’s how a D.C. fire crew breaks the ice.
A Louisiana exterminator was called to destroy a massive hornet’s nest in a shed armed with just a shovel and a GoPro. See video.
Las Vegas police has released footage from an officer’s body-worn camera of the shooting.
Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture celebrates its first year after opening on the National Mall this weekend.
A frustrated, 83-year-old California resident took matters into his own hands when a suspected burglar refused to get off his roof after an hourslong standoff with police. (Video)
As Caribbean islands begin to take stock of damage left by Hurricane Irma, residents and visitors are sharing images of the aftermath.
A raccoon on Long Island ended up fumbling around a Farmingdale, New York neighborhood with its head lodged in a peanut butter jar before it was freed.
This 2-year-old boarded his flight in style as the friendliest passenger on his airplane, fist-bumping people as he walked down the aisle. Watch video.
A crash at a gas station in Fairfax County, Virginia, sparked a fire Sunday night, and officials say the fire started after a driver knocked over a fuel pump.
Whether you missed the show or just want to relive the night, watch A Capitol Fourth, the annual Independence Day celebration hosted on the west lawn of the Capitol.
All four judges unanimously rejected Deuntay Diggs, of the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office, during his dance audition Tuesday. See video.
Bob McDonnell discusses the case that cost the former Republican governor his reputation and $27 million in legal fees in a “60 Minutes” interview Sunday. Watch the interview.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.