D.C. Streetcar (credit: @dcstreetcar)

DC Streetcars to Begin No-Passenger Rides

The District of Columbia’s streetcar line is moving closer to the start of operations.



Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Delayed, Won’t be Moved to D.C.

A judge granted a two-month trial delay on Wednesday for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, but denied a defense request to move his trial from Boston.


DC Streetcar says it will start simulated service Monday, Sept. 29. (Photo from dcstreetcar.com)

D.C. Streetcars to Start Simulated Service

DC Streetcar announced Wednesday it will start preliminary service next week, bringing the new service one step closer to having passengers on-board.


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D.C. Council Criticizes Report on ‘Erroneous’ Parking Tickets

A report that found drivers in the nation’s capital are handed an excessive amount of parking tickets was criticized by the D.C. Council Wednesday, but the Department of Public Works admits officers are expected to give out a certain number of tickets.


Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority General Manager and CEO Richard Sarles is stepping down. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Chief Richard Sarles Stepping Down

The head of Metro announced Wednesday he is stepping down after four years at that post.


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 to Try Out Body Cams Next Week

D.C. police announced Wednesday it will start a $1 million dollar pilot program to wear body cameras on October 1.


President Barack Obama. (Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Draws Criticism For ‘Coffee Cup’ Salute

President Obama landed in New York for the UN General Assembly debate Wednesday, and his salute to a Marine as he stepped off the helicopter has drawn some criticism online.


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Rosh Hashanah Eating Guide

Rosh Hashanah, the two-day celebration of the Jewish New Year, begins Wednesday evening. Into a holiday feast, but not so into making it? We have a guide to local restaurants offering special foods for the high holiday.


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Flood Watch Issued for D.C., Baltimore, Nearby Areas

A flood watch has been issued for the District of Columbia, northern Virginia, Baltimore and other parts of Maryland.


File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro: 4 Lines to be Affected by Weekend Work

Metro says the orange, blue, red and green lines will be affected by weekend work.


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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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