The Kennedy Center is presenting the new ballet, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” produced by the National Ballet of Canada and London’s Royal Ballet.
District of Columbia officials are using Inauguration Day to call attention to the District’s lack of statehood and congressional representation.
A District of Columbia police officer embroiled in a paternity suit fatally shot his mistress before leaving their infant child to die in an overheated car, prosecutors said as the officer’s murder trial opened Monday.
Inauguration organizers held a practice parade in Washington to prepare for next week’s swearing-in of President Barack Obama.
Washington Mayor Vincent Gray is raising the speed limits on several major commuter routes.
The brother of former D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown has pleaded guilty to bank fraud — the same charge that forced Kwame Brown to resign his seat.
Metro says weekend work on the red, orange and green lines will cause delays for some riders.
Washington’s International Spy Museum is opening a new exhibit commemorating 50 years of James Bond films and their villains.
Stephen Colbert will take his place among the presidents at the Madame Tussauds wax museum in Washington and will be featured in a new media gallery.
A reinterpretation of the musical “My Fair Lady” is opening at Arena Stage with a diverse cast that includes new and familiar faces for Washington theater audiences.
Nine alleged gang members have been indicted in beatings that D.C. police say targeted the homeless and other vulnerable people.
Forecasters are warning water levels will continue to rise in the Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River, which could cause coastal flooding.