The D.C. Council has sent an initiative legalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana to Congress for review, despite an attempt by Congress to block the nation’s capital from legalizing pot.
A video of The National Zoo’s panda cub playing in the snow for the first time is melting hearts around the globe.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser says the city will “explore every option” to get its law legalizing marijuana enforced.
The National Zoo’s panda cub Bao Bao is back with her mom after spending more than 24 hours in a tree.
Police in Washington say officers were involved in two shootings Wednesday, one of them fatal.
Congressional controversy as a Maryland representative leads the charge to overturn D.C.’s new law decriminalizing marijuana use in the city. Meghan McCorkell has more on the debate.
District of Columbia residents are continuing to mourn their “Mayor for Life.”
Renaissance and Baroque artwork depicting Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, that is rarely seen in the United States is being showcased in Washington in time for Christmas.
The protests in Baltimore led right to Mount Vernon, where protestors overwhelmed the Washington Monument lighting.
The first major expansion of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is commencing nearly 50 years after construction began on the cultural center, with a ceremonial groundbreaking Thursday led by Vice President Joe Biden.
The White House is singling out Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and 13 other cities for leading their peers in efforts to address climate change.
People take to the streets of Washington, D.C., protesting a grand jury ruling in Ferguson, Missouri.