Bird Flu Detected In Ducklings At National Mall, Officials SayThe deadly, highly pathogenic virus is commonly spread by wild birds through their saliva, mucous and feces, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Washington Monument Reopens Wednesday, July 14The National Parks Service for the National Mall announced Monday that the Washington Monument will reopen to visitors after a six-month closure.
Cherry Blossoms Along National Mall In Stage 4 Of 6, 'Bloom Cam' Now LiveWe're getting closer to peak bloom for the cherry blossoms along the National Mall. On Thursday, the buds entered stage four of six.
See The 'Field of Flags' Planted On The National Mall Ahead Of Biden's InaugurationInstead of the patriotic crowds that typically fill the National Mall on Inauguration Day, President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in before hundreds of thousands of American flags.
20,000 Flags Placed On National Mall To Memorialize Covid-19 Deaths In The USTwenty thousand American flags have been placed on the National Mall as part of a memorial paying tribute to the more than 200,000 people nationwide who have died from the coronavirus.
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.
House Passes Bill To Establish A National Women's History Museum In Washington D.C.A museum dedicated to women's history is one step closer to joining other museums on the National Mall.
Marylanders Near The D.C. Area Could Receive Wireless Emergency Alert Test Ahead Of Fourth Of JulyMarylanders who travel into Washington D.C. or live close to the area may receive a Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) test on their cell phone Saturday in anticipation of the Independence Day celebrations.
Video: 'Snurlough' Brings Snowball Fight To National Mall Despite Government ShutdownThe government shutdown didn't stop revelers from gathering on the National Mall in Washington D.C. Sunday afternoon for a snowball fight.
Man Claiming Anthrax Exposure Drives Truck Onto National MallA man drove his pickup truck onto the grass at the National Mall on Tuesday. He told Capitol Police that he thought he had been exposed to anthrax.
1 Man Charged After Report Of Shooting On National MallU.S. Park Police say a man has been charged after a gun was fired inside a car on the National Mall.
Man Arrested After Report Of Shooting On National MallSomeone fired a gun inside a car on the National Mall after witnesses reported a fight inside the vehicle Tuesday afternoon, but there was no indication anyone was injured, police said.
Train Service Ramping Up To Take Crowds To National MallMetro is increasing train service to help people get to the National Mall to see the fireworks.
Actor Bradley Whitford To Host 'Capitol Fourth' ConcertActor Bradley Whitford will be the host for the annual July Fourth concert on the National Mall.
Barry Manilow To Perform On National Mall For July 4thBarry Manilow will headline this year's Independence Day celebration on the National Mall, performing July 4 with the National Symphony Orchestra and other musicians.