A U.S. State Department official was set to appear in court Wednesday following his arrest in Washington, D.C., on a charge of soliciting a minor.
A winter storm that will be stronger far south of D.C. in central Virginia may still bring some snow to the region overnight between Wednesday and Thursday.
There have been more than 200 water main breaks in two suburban Washington, D.C. counties since the current cold snap began about a week ago.
Two members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic violence.
District of Columbia police have charged the driver of an SUV that flipped over in downtown Washington, killing one pedestrian and injuring another, with involuntary manslaughter.
Prayer services are continuing as scheduled at a D.C. mosque that was vandalized overnight.
A federal government decision to cancel the Washington Redskins’ trademark because it may be disparaging infringes on free-speech rights and unfairly singles the team out, lawyers argued in court papers filed Monday.
The U.S. Postal Service says it will honor poet and author Maya Angelou with a Forever Stamp.
Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
The D.C.-based salad chain Sweetgreen also has a program called Sweetgreen in Schools that educates kids about healthy eating.