If DC Becomes A State, It'll Be Called 'Washington DC'District of Columbia leaders have come up with a new name for the city in the unlikely event that it becomes a state.
'Poisonous' Air in White House Race Seeps into Senate RunThe nasty campaign for the White House is playing out in the race to replace retiring five-term Sen. Barbara Mikulski in Maryland. The two leading candidates are trying to inject their opponent with the "poisonous" air at the top of the ticket.
Video Shows DC Officers Performing CPR on Bleeding ManA motorcyclist who was fatally shot by a District of Columbia police officer bled heavily on the sidewalk next to a police car as an onlooker screamed and officers performed CPR on the wounded man for more than three minutes
Black American Journey Finally Enshrined in National MuseumWhen the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture opens this week alongside the Washington Monument and the National Museum of American History, it will firmly -- and finally -- anchor the black experience in the nation's narrative.
National Park Service Creates 'Living Emblem' To Honor 100 Years of National ParksMore than 1,000 people using brown, green and white umbrellas have created a giant living version of the National Park Service emblem to celebrate the agency's 100th anniversary.
National Zoo Hosts Sweet Birthday Bash for Panda Cub Bei BeiThe youngest giant panda cub at the National Zoo is celebrated his first birthday with a traditional Chinese ceremony and the sweet taste of honey.
Nike Launching 7-on-7 League In 5 CitiesNike is about to launch a national seven-on-seven league in five U.S. cities including Washington D.C.
Shopping Guide To Washington DCShopping guide to five of the best neighborhoods for shopping in Washington D.C.
Best Ways To Get Involved With Breast Cancer Awareness Month In BaltimoreOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Cancer is one of the leading causes of deaths in women. There are many organizations dedicated to the education, advocacy, support and research which may one day eradicate the deadly disease. Volunteer opportunities are available to assist in the various initiatives toward a common goal. In the Baltimore area, there are several activities or events available to encourage people to do something or learn more about breast cancer.
Best DIY Pottery In BaltimoreIn the Baltimore area, there are quite a few places where you can practice the relaxing art form of pottery-making.
Best Upcoming Dinner Theater Performances In BaltimoreWhile there are not many dinner theatres available in the immediate Baltimore area, there are still places one can see a good show just by venturing beyond the city limits. Here is a sampling of shows which are available.
Police Searching For Suspect Who Struck Officer In Oxon HillA Prince George's County police officer is released from treatment after he was hit by a stolen car.