At Least 3 Montgomery County Businesses Closed For Not Following COVID-19 Guidelines, Officials SayOfficials have closed at least three businesses in Montgomery County that were not following local and state coronavirus-related reopening rules, the county said Monday.
Native American Groups Ask NFL To Force Redskins Name ChangeMore than a dozen Native American leaders and organizations sent a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday calling for the league to force Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team name immediately.
Nationals Cancel Workout Because Of COVID-19 Testing DelayThe defending World Series champion Nationals canceled their workout Monday because of COVID-19 testing delays that general manager Mike Rizzo worried could endanger the baseball season.
President Trump Plans Huge July 4th Fireworks Show Despite DC's ConcernsPresident Donald Trump's July Fourth celebration on the National Mall will feature one of the largest fireworks displays ever and as many as 300,000 face masks will be given away to those who want them — but despite health concerns from D.C.'s mayor, no one apparently will be required to wear them.
Lawsuit Accuses Property Managers Of Ageist Facebook AdsSome of the nation’s leading property management companies deliberately excluded older people from seeing Facebook advertisements for dozens of apartment complexes in the Washington, D.C., area, a housing watchdog alleged in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Nationals' Zimmerman, Ross Opting Out Of MLB SeasonThe Washington Nationals will try to defend their World Series title without at least two holdovers from last year's team, including one of the faces of the franchise.
NAACP Plans To Move Headquarters From Baltimore To Washington, D.C.The NAACP plans to move its headquarters from Baltimore to the nation's capital, the group announced Monday.
UMD Renames Administration Building In Honor Of Former Sen. Mike MillerThe University of Maryland is honoring longtime state Senate president Mike Miller by renaming its administration building for him.
DC, Baltimore Among Worst-Run Cities In America, Study SaysWashington D.C. and Baltimore are among the worst-run cities in America, in a new study.
Former Redskins Assistant Coach, "Hogs" Creator Joe Bugel Dies At 80Former Washington Redskins assistant coach Joe Bugel, regarded as one of the top offensive line coaches in NFL history, has died. He was 80.
Watchdogs: President Trump's Independence Day Gala In 2019 Cost $13MPresident Donald Trump's Fourth of July gala in the nation's capital last year cost taxpayers more than $13 million, twice as much as previous celebrations, government watchdogs reported Thursday.
NASA Will Name Its DC Headquarters After Mary W. Jackson, Agency's First Black Female EngineerNASA is renaming its headquarters after Mary W. Jackson, the agency's first Black female engineer who helped inspire the story behind the book and film "Hidden Figures."
Protesters Try To Pull Down Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House In DCProtesters tried to pull down a statue of President Andrew Jackson near the White House Monday night before being dispersed by police.
Online Registrar Threatens To Drop Anti-Immigration WebsiteAn internet registrar is threatening to delist a website that is a leading promoter of white nationalist and anti-immigration views, a move that could make the site accessible only to diehard users willing to use a special browser to find it on the dark web.
Lightning Strike Causes Montgomery County House Fire; More Than $400K In Damage ReportedA lightning strike is believed to be the cause of a house fire in Montgomery County that caused more than $400,000 in damage Monday evening, officials said.