The landscape portrait, "Out of Many, One" by Cuban American artist Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada, appears on the National Mall in Washington, DC, October 1, as viewed from the Washington Monument. (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Artist Creates Huge Dirt Portrait on National Mall

An art project has transformed a large portion of the national mall into a portrait that can be seen from the sky.

14 hours ago

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New EarthCam Shows View From Top of Washington Monument

If you’ve ever wanted to see a sunrise, sunset, or evening thunderstorm from the vantage point of D.C.’s tallest building, now you can.

15 hours ago

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Child Dies From Complications of Enterovirus

The Rhode Island health department says a child has died from complications of an unusual respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the U.S.

16 hours ago

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Va. Man Gets 12 Years in Near-Fatal D.C. Sex Assault

A Virginia man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison in what prosecutors say was a sexual assault that was so violent, it nearly killed the victim.

17 hours ago

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Teen Shot and Killed in Northeast D.C.

A 13-year-old boy is dead following a shooting in Northeast D.C. Tuesday night.

18 hours ago

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D.C.’s Yoga Tax Goes Into Effect

D.C.’s 5.75 percent sales tax will apply to gym memberships and yoga classes beginning today.

20 hours ago

D.C. Police Officer Debra Domino models a body camera before a press conference at City Hall September 24. (Photo Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Begin Wearing Body Cameras

Police in the nation’s capital will begin wearing cameras Wednesday to record them as they perform their duties and interact with the public.

21 hours ago

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Questions and Answers About the U.S. Ebola Case

U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S.

21 hours ago

President Barack Obama makes a statement following meetings at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Sept. 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Obama Rode Elevator With Armed Felon

Published reports say President Barack Obama rode an elevator this month with an armed security contractor who had three criminal convictions.


U.S. Secret Service raised security after an intruder was able to jump the fence and run into the White House. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Accused White House Fence-Jumper Indicted

Accused White House fence-jumper Omar J. Gonzalez has been indicted on federal and local charges for allegedly intruding into the presidential mansion armed with a folding knife.


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SeaUA is the first sea container housing project in the nation’s capital. (Photo credit: Travis Price Architects)

D.C. Shipping Container Apartments

D.C. Shipping Container Apartments


Bao Bao’s First Birthday

The Pride of Baltimore II, a reproduction privateer from the War of 1812 era, will visit the Washington Navy Yard from Aug.  20 through Aug. 25. (John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

War of 1812 Replica Ship at D.C.’s Navy Yard

The Pride of Baltimore II, a reproduction privateer from the War of 1812 era, will visit the Navy Yard

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Redskins Training Camp Begins

Redskins Training Camp Begins

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