Thousands of revelers were celebrating the Fourth of July in the nation’s capital under clear skies Friday, despite initial fears that rain from Hurricane Arthur could ruin their fun.
The first prosecution arising from the Benghazi attacks is playing out in the federal courthouse blocks from both the White House and Capitol Hill, an appropriate setting for a case that has drawn stark lines between President Barack Obama and Republicans in Congress.
The Archdiocese of Washington is 75 years old, but Catholics in the diocese have been celebrating Mass for 380 years.
Fares are going up for riders of Washington’s Metro transit system.
Two universities in the nation’s capital have agreed to a major energy deal to buy more than half their power from three new solar power farms that will be built in North Carolina, the schools announced Monday night.
Feldman said that it is “hard to say,” about the likely hood of the Redskins to change there name. Congress and the Senate are talking about it. The NFL has its own rules and procedures with dealing with these things but are very confidential.
A legal blow to the Washington Redskins. The U.S. Patent Office canceled its trademark, calling it disparaging of Native Americans. It’s a move that, if successful, could hit the NFL team where it hurts: its pocketbook.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has declared a state of emergency in Allegany and Washington counties due to severe flooding from recent rains.
The wait is over. After five years, Bowe Bergdahl–an American soldier held in captivity by the Taliban–is returning home to the United States. But his welcome home comes with mixed feelings.
Controversy surrounding the Washington Redskins team name continues. The team and the NFL are still refusing to change the name.
District of Columbia Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser says she would keep Kaya Henderson as chancellor of the District’s public schools.
Days after a Washington, D.C. high school principal revealed he’s gay, the Westboro Baptist Church protested in front of the school.