Four years ago, Barack Obama’s swearing-in drew a record crowd to the National Mall. There were 1.8 million people eager to witness history: the country’s first black president taking the oath of office.
A man assaulted in Washington’s Capitol Hill neighborhood last month was struck with a BB gun, punched to the ground and robbed of his credit card and cell phone, according to court papers filed Thursday that charge three people in the attack and that credit a citizen’s tip with helping to crack the case.
D.C. police say a 29-year-old man was severely beaten in the Capitol hill neighborhood.
The head of a second Christian conservative organization says she was told by authorities that her group’s contact information was found in the pocket of a man charged with opening fire at the Washington offices of another such group, wounding a security guard.
Charging too much for life-saving drugs. Representative Elijah Cummings wants to make sure that doesn’t happen, and on Wednesday, he spoke about it on Capitol Hill.
Using her star power to bring attention to human trafficking, Baltimore native Jada Pinkett Smith is in Washington, D.C. hoping Congress will make laws tougher on offenders.
The Democratic leader of the Senate says he’ll try this week to add almost $7 billion in disaster aid to must-pass legislation to avert a government shutdown.
The last-minute wheeling and dealing on Capitol Hill has thousands of Marylanders worried.
A man who was shot by U.S. Capitol Police officers after approaching them with a gun has been sentenced to more than a year in prison.
On Capitol Hill Wednesday, Congressman Elijah Cummings spoke about the personal tragedy affecting his family: the death of his nephew, Christopher.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has struggled so far to build relationships with the House’s new Republican majority, which could make it difficult to accomplish his top priorities given Congress’ ultimate say over the capital city’s budget and laws.
There’s a push on Capitol Hill to keep big rigs from getting even bigger. A new proposal could increase the maximum weight of tractor trailers.