Washington

climate change

White House Says 16 Cities Leading U.S. On Climate

The White House is singling out Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and 13 other cities for leading their peers in efforts to address climate change.

12/03/2014

Photo Credit: WUSA9

Ferguson Protesters Block Streets Of Washington On I-395

People take to the streets of Washington, D.C., protesting a grand jury ruling in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/30/2014

dc metro

Metro Seeking Larger Subsidy From Local Government

Metro says it may have to cut back service unless Washington-area jurisdictions increase their subsidies to the transit agency for next year.

11/30/2014

dulles gates

Reagan National’s Explosive Growth Threatens Dulles

Washington Dulles International Airport is in trouble. Sometime in 2015, more people will travel through Reagan National Airport than Dulles. Dulles, 14 times the size of National, is expected to see about 20.7 million passengers next year, while National is expected to get 22.7 million.

11/28/2014

jared kline

Nurse Accused Of Sexually Abusing His Patients

Breach of trust. A nurse faces criminal charges after police say he touched patients sexually and forced them to touch him.

11/20/2014

obama

President Obama To Unveil His Immigration Reform Plan

In less than two hours, President Obama will take to the air to unveil his immigration reform plan. Any decision he makes is sure to come with controversy.

11/20/2014

scaffolding capitol dome

Capitol Dome Moves Into Next Phase Of Repair

Sixty-million dollars. Workers are in the midst of a multi-year project to fix hundreds of cracks in the United States Capitol dome.

11/19/2014

wjzlogo

D.C. Woman Spends $35K On Search For Lost Dog

A District of Columbia woman has spent more than $35,000 in a year-long search for her beloved missing dog.

11/13/2014

smithsonian logo

Smithsonian Unveils $2 Billion Museum Face-Lift

The Smithsonian unveiled a plan Thursday to give museums and gardens along the south side of Washington’s National Mall a $2 billion face-lift, creating more welcoming entrances, improving connections between the museums and refurbishing the iconic Smithsonian Castle.

11/13/2014

Chandra Levy Ingmar Guandique

Hearing On New Trial Begins In Chandra Levy Case

Lawyers for a man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy returned to court Wednesday as part of their pitch to a judge that he deserves a new trial because of what they say are problems with a key witness.

11/12/2014

marijuana

Legalizing Marijuana In D.C. Could Mean More Pot Coming Into Md.

A landmark moment in Washington, D.C. as voters approve legal marijuana in the district. But with D.C. right in our backyard, police in Maryland worry legalization is happening too close to home.

11/07/2014

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

National Cathedral To Honor Veterans With Concert

Washington National Cathedral is planning a special tribute to veterans with a concert this week ahead of Veterans Day.

11/05/2014

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 7,689 other followers