D.C.’s incoming mayor, Muriel Bowser, will address the U.S. Olympic Committee in California Tuesday.
A dozen people have already picked up petitions to run in the Ward 8 special election set for April 28. The seat became vacant when “Mayor for Life” Marion Barry died Nov. 23. Barry’s son, Christopher Barry, says he is considering running, as well.
It’s easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia’s decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter.
The annual lighting of the National Menorah is set to take place Tuesday night in D.C.
Miley Cyrus is joining the likenesses of President Barack Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Oprah Winfrey in Washington’s wax museum.
Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government’s annual drug use survey finds.
Metro says train service is being restored between L’Enfant Plaza and Farragut West stations on the blue, orange and silver lines after a water main break at 12th and F streets near Metro Center suspended service earlier in the morning.
Nearly a month after his death, tributes continue to pour in for former D.C. mayor Marion Barry and the latest was a one-night-only theatrical salute in his beloved Ward 8.
The Senate has approved President Barack Obama’s nomination of Dr. Vivek Murthy to serve as U.S. surgeon general. The 51-43 vote late Monday came despite opposition from some lawmakers over Murthy’s support for gun control and past statements calling gun violence a public health concern.
The head of D.C.’s public schools says the firing of a well-known principal had nothing to do with his coming out at a Pride Day event earlier this year.