Photo: Bei Bei's Eyes Opening, Teeth FormingA new picture of Bei Bei shows the panda cub is starting to open his eyes.
D.C. Council Introducing Bill to Provide 16 Weeks of Paid Family LeaveSome D.C. Council members want the city to catch up with other first world countries when it comes to guaranteeing paid family leave.
Metro Report Points to Pattern of Rising Rates, Falling RidershipSome are saying Metro has entered the "death spiral" predicted by former general manager Richard White more than a decade ago.
Metro Says It Will Close 3 Stations This WeekendMetro says three of its rail stations will be closed this weekend for work.
Officials: Drivers Should Be On Alert During Deer Mating SeasonIt's getting colder out, and Maryland's State Highway Administration warns that the changing weather also means it's white-tailed deer mating season.
Man Charged With Fatally Shooting 2 in Capitol HeightsPrince George's County Police have charged a man with killing two D.C. men during an argument.
Federal Watchdog Reopening Latest Probe of Secret ServiceThe Homeland Security Department's internal watchdog is reopening the investigation into efforts by the Secret Service to discredit a congressman.
D.C. Officer Injured After Cruiser Struck by FiretruckA D.C. police officer is injured after his patrol car was struck by a firetruck Monday afternoon.
Boehner: House to Vote for Speaker Oct. 29, Other Jobs AfterHouse Speaker John Boehner has scheduled the House election to replace him for Oct. 29 and delayed votes for lower-level posts until after that.
Patient Dies After Altercation With Security at D.C. HospitalA Washington hospital says a patient who died after an altercation with security guards had not been officially discharged and was being escorted back to the hospital when the interaction occurred.
Social Media Celebrates Educators With #WorldTeachersDayMonday marks World Teachers' Day, commemorating teachers' organizations and educators across the globe.
Amtrak Train to D.C. Derails in Vermont After Hitting RocksAn Amtrak train headed from Vermont to Washington, D.C., on Monday hit rocks that had fallen onto the track from a ledge, spilling the locomotive and a passenger car down an embankment, derailing three other cars and injuring seven people, authorities said.