For your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade and a Japanese street festival are bringing a finale to three weeks of events as the cherry blossom trees are in full bloom.
District of Columbia police are warning of street closures and possible traffic delays this weekend due to the National Cherry Blossom Festival and events at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank complex.
Some of the most iconic artifacts of aviation and space history will be getting an updated display for the 21st century, with the Apollo moon landing as the centerpiece.
Washington’s Warner Theatre is getting ready to host the 2014 BET Honors.
A rare snowy owl recently searching for food in the nation’s capital and perching at The Washington Post was apparently hit by a bus and was treated Thursday at the National Zoo.
The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.
For Beverly Richardson of Severna Park, a weekend visit to the nation’s capital is now hassle-free.
Authorities are investigating the discovery of a dead body at the Anacostia Park Pavilion in the District of Columbia.
The Smithsonian American Art Museum has begun collecting video games for its permanent collection as part of an ongoing commitment to study and preserve such games as an artistic medium.
The D.C. Council is scheduled to take a final vote on raising the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 an hour by 2016.
The Capitol Christmas Tree is arriving at the U.S. Capitol after making its way from a forest in northeast Washington state.