The Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal injection executions Monday, as two dissenting justices said for the first time that they think it’s “highly likely” that the death penalty itself is unconstitutional.
One by one, more than 40 white, wooden crosses were hammered into the ground at Marvin Gaye Park on Sunday to memorialize dozens of murder victims in the District this year.
Police say a man broke into a woman’s home and sexually assaulted her in the same wealthy northwest Washington neighborhood where a family was killed last month.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it’s just because they tend to live longer than men.
A SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station erupted Sunday shortly after liftoff.
The largest federal employee union filed a class action lawsuit Monday against the federal personnel office, its leaders and one of its contractors, arguing that negligence contributed to what government officials are calling one of the most damaging cyberthefts in U.S. history.
Most of the D.C.-Baltimore region is under a Flash Flood Watch as severe storms push through the area.
You wouldn’t know it by his cheerful demeanor, but this small, black and white dog was nearly slaughtered in China.
Tourism officials say the nation’s capital has long been a popular destination for same-sex couples. But the capital city may see fewer couples from out of town seeking marriage licenses now that the Supreme Court has legalized same-sex marriages nationwide.
While this weekend’s forecast isn’t the greatest, a lot of events, most of which are free, will happen rain or shine.