White House Fence Jumper Apprehended While First Family Celebrates ThanksgivingA man climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as the first family celebrated Thanksgiving.
Oldest U.S. Park Ranger to Light White House Christmas TreeA 94-year-old San Francisco Bay area U.S. park ranger says she has been asked to light the National Christmas tree at the White House.
Wal-Mart Workers to Protest For Higher Pay, Full-Time HoursWal-Mart workers in Washington and other cities will be spending Black Friday protesting for higher wages.
White House Hosts Free Gingerbread House ExhibitA new, free exhibit hosted by the White House Historical Association explores the tradition of gingerbread at the White House dating back to the Nixon administration.
Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in the D.C./Baltimore Area
D.C. Startup Will Deliver A Real Christmas Tree To Your DoorThis holiday, a new D.C. startup will deliver a Christmas tree right to your door.
Obama Admin Says States Lack Authority to Block RefugeesThe Obama administration is reminding state officials across the country that states do not have legal authority to refuse to accept Syrian refugees.
Obama Grants Reprieve to Turkeys 'Honest' and 'Abe'resident Barack Obama spared two turkeys named for one of the nation's most admired presidents, continuing a White House tradition that provides a refreshing sense of amusement and bipartisan cheer no matter how troubled the times.
Clouded Leopard Dies at Smithsonian's National ZooA 13-year-old clouded leopard at the Smithsonian's National Zoo has died.
Police: D.C. Mom, Toddler Missing Since SundayA 29-year-old D.C. woman and her 2-year-old daughter have been missing since Sunday night, police say.
Police: Group of Young People Commits 'Flash Mob' RobberyAuthorities say a group of young people rushed into a high-end clothing store in Georgetown and robbed the business.
D.C. Police Union Reacts to Police Chief's Comments on '60 Minutes'The comments D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier made on CBS News "60 Minutes" Sunday night marks a noticeable shift in how citizens are asked to handle an active shooter situation, and now it's leading to follow up questions.