An accident involving asbestos work forced a temporary closure of the House side of the Capitol on Thursday and prompted House leaders to delay the day’s session for two hours.
Some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.
Visitors to the National Mall for the Independence Day celebration can sign up for event information and emergency notifications from the National Park Service.
Despite initial concerns that Arthur could compromise the July 4th fireworks in Washington on Friday, the National Mall and Memorial Parks Service says it won’t cancel the display, barring heavy wind or lightning.
The National Building Museum wants visitors to get lost in a new installation in the museum’s Great Hall this summer.
The FBI is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of serial bank robber who is hitting banks in both Prince George’s County and Washington, D.C.
A former D.C. Council candidate has been charged with lying about how much money his campaign received from a businessman who also admitted running a “shadow campaign” for Mayor Vincent Gray.
Police and fire officials say a gunman opened fire on police and firefighters who were treating an injured man after a car crash in northeast Washington.
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A federal commission that oversees plans for monuments in the nation’s capital voted Thursday to reject the current design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower, sending the concept back to its architects for revisions.
Metropolitan Police say a Maryland man was killed when the car he was driving hit several trees and overturned.
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