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.
Police: Pressure Cooker In Suspicious DC Vehicle DestroyedA scare in Washington this weekend ahead of a big Memorial Day concert.
Dozens Of Vintage World War II Planes Fly Over D.C.A rare display of history took wing over the nation's capital, as dozens of World War II aircraft flew down the National Mall.
Thousands Pack National Mall For Pre Earth Day ConcertThousands pack the National Mall in Washington D.C. for a free concert to celebrate Earth Day!
DC Earth Day Rally To Feature Performances By Usher, CommonUsher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O'Brien.
Cherry Blossoms Hit Peak Bloom Ahead Of Parade, FestivalWashington's famous cherry blossoms have hit peak bloom ahead of this weekend's National Cherry Blossom Festival.
Unwanted Visitors On The National MallWashington D.C. may be a tourist mecca, but there's one visitor the city would like to see go home.
Is The Washington Monument Shrinking?Government surveyors have determined a new height for the Washington Monument that's nearly 10 inches shorter than what has been thought for more than 130 years, officials will announce Monday.