Watching Cantina Marina get demolished was “like someone stuck their fists down my throat, grabbed my stomach and yanked it out,” Gina Genis, a local photographer and member of Wharf Wrats, told WTOP. See photos and video.
A 12-year-old middle school student in Montgomery County, Maryland, has been charged with the threat of mass violence after police say he pointed a replica gun in the school auditorium Wednesday.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo celebrated the debut of their new male Asian elephant named Spike on Friday. And while it was certainly a treat for the zoo, Spike got his own treat as well: a frozen banana tree trunk.
This spring has been anything but springlike. The National Weather Service has issued a freeze watch for much of the area west of D.C. until 9 a.m. Friday.
Cal Ripken Jr. has tried to sell the property twice before — initially for $12.5 million in 2016, then for $9.75 million in 2017. See photos of the estate.
A historian is being hit with jail time and a hefty fine for stealing hundreds of dog tags and other records from the National Archives at College Park, Maryland.
The 27-year-old D.C. police officer who shot and killed an unarmed motorcyclist following a 25-block chase through the District in 2016 faces a hearing Wednesday to decide if he should be punished and what that punishment should be.
D.C.’s 40 boundary stones were set in place at the behest of President George Washington in 1791 to designate the border of the nation’s capital. Like everything in America, there’s a story to the boundary stones. And, like everything in Washington, it’s a precarious, convoluted mess of politics, money and geography.
A Severn, Maryland, man was arrested Wednesday night on multiple charges of rape and production of child pornography after an Anne Arundel County storage locker auction led to the discovery of thousands of photos, DVDs and VHS tapes of the attacks.
The ceremonial first pitch was thrown out by Deputy Blaine Gaskill, the St. Mary’s County, Maryland, school resource officer who confronted the shooter at Great Mills High School on March 20.
Two people are out of the hospital a day after Thursday morning’s wrong-way crash on Rock Creek Parkway. Two others remain hospitalized, with one in critical condition.
If you enjoyed watching the Washington Nationals and the Baltimore Orioles at home on local TV, get ready to cry foul: there won’t be any games on local broadcast TV.
The Smithsonian National Zoo welcomed a 36-year-old male Asian elephant named Spike the their Elephant Trails exhibit Friday.
The fatal incident happened around 5:45 a.m. at the intersection of Md. 210 and Kerby Hill Road. Samira Jenkins, 24, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The blaze broke out at 34th Street and Eastern Avenue Northeast, and was reported by an off-duty firefighter driving past the home.
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.