The countdown is on for the pope’s visit to the nation’s capital. People are hard at work getting things ready. A lot of construction is being done in Maryland.
Washington drew a record 20.2 million visitors last year, with increases in international and domestic visitors, tourism officials announced Monday.
Steven Tyler, Sheryl Crow and Joe Walsh from the Eagles will perform in a concert being planned for the National Mall in October to draw attention to the problem of addiction.
Metro’s board of directors says the failure to repair a track problem that led to a derailment represents “a breakdown of the organization’s chain of command” and “an unforgivable breach of safety.”
The District of Columbia’s delegate to Congress will address a gathering of women who work in the marijuana industry.
U.S. Park Police say a man has been charged after a gun was fired inside a car on the National Mall.
Someone fired a gun inside a car on the National Mall after witnesses reported a fight inside the vehicle Tuesday afternoon, but there was no indication anyone was injured, police said.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Power problems caused delays for Amtrak trains running between Washington, D.C. and Boston and for commuter lines into New York City on Friday, leaving thousands of riders livid and transit officials […]
Kevin Sutherland died in the first-ever homicide aboard a Metro train in the subway system’s nearly 40-year history, stabbed to death after resisting a robbery attempt. The attack stunned passengers who watched it unfold.
Barry Manilow, country group Alabama and KC and the Sunshine Band will perform for the annual “Capitol Fourth” concert on the National Mall with the National Symphony Orchestra.
A man who spent 26 years in prison after being wrongly convicted in a 1982 killing has filed a $30 million lawsuit against the District of Columbia, nearly a year after he was exonerated in the crime.
Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware has reintroduced a bill that would transform the District of Columbia into the nation’s 51st state.