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The initiative approved by voters in June would have raised minimum base pay for tipped workers to standard minimum wage over a period of time.
The next drawing will be Friday. If someone wins the jackpot, it would mark the second-largest lottery grand prize in U.S. history.
As lottery fever sizzles over a new record-setting Mega Millions jackpot and a whopper of a Powerball prize, you should know our region has produced some massive lottery winners in recent years.
It’s unclear whether the victim was on the road or the sidewalk. Police say the driver fled the scene.
The victim told police she was served “unidentified beverages” and passed out. She awakened the next day naked and in intense pain in the suspect’s bed.
The Smithsonian National Zoo announced the birth of a female dama gazelle Tuesday, the second calf born at the zoo in as many months.
An overdose of pain pills may be the explanation for the contentious comedian’s absence from the Conner dining table, but she still haunts it, at least in the new show’s pilot.
Police arrested an unidentified 15-year-old Southeast D.C. resident Tuesday in thefatal shooting of TaQuan Pinkney on Sept. 9. Another teen was arrested earlier this month.
Five days after Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle, people are struggling to locate friends and loved ones who haven’t been heard from, though how many residents are missing seems to be anyone’s guess.
President Donald Trump says he’s selected Washington lawyer Pat Cipollone to serve as his next White House counsel.
It was nearly a month ago that fire drove about 160 residents from their homes at the Arthur Capper Senior Apartments near the Navy Yard, and the displaced seniors are yearning to know where they’ll have new places to call home.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos had said the regulation, known as borrower defense, made discharging loans too easy and was unfair to taxpayers.
D.C. United says defender Chris Odoi-Atsem has been diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma and is scheduled to have four months of chemotherapy.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for Virginia’s Eastern District said in a statement Tuesday that they’ve charged five Hampton Roads area men in a trafficking conspiracy that moved large amounts of cocaine, heroin and marijuana.
A former Fairfax County sheriff’s deputy is facing sexual battery charges after a former inmate says he assaulted her. Keith Washington, 47, of Stafford, Virginia, has been charged with one count of carnal knowledge of an inmate and one count of sexual battery.