There always seems to be one person at every picnic, pool party or other outdoor activity who gets eaten alive by mosquitoes while their companions remain relatively untouched.
A Maryland man is one of three Americans who was killed recently in counterterrorism operations conducted by the U.S. government, the White House announced Thursday.
District of Columbia police have identified a man found dead in the water near the Tidal Basin during the peak of the cherry blossoms.
A Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington airspace for 30 miles to the U.S. Capitol, tracked by the nation’s top security agencies, which feared harming others if they tried to shoot him down, senior lawmakers said Wednesday.
A Delaware man has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl in Washington.
The Senate is planning to hold hearings on the police use of body cameras, as protests over the death of a black man in police custody continue in a nearby city.
Longtime NBC Washington Anchor Jim Vance is stepping down from his co-anchor post for the station’s 11 p.m. newscast at the end of May, the affiliate announced Wednesday.
Wednesday’s Earth Day celebrations will end with a meteor shower, NASA says.
The most popular question put to Michelle Obama during a question-and-answer session with the children of White House employees on Wednesday was “Can I have a hug?”
U.S. officials have returned dozens of illegally smuggled artifacts to Egypt, including a Greco-Roman style Egyptian sarcophagus.