The sweltering heat currently baking the mid-Atlantic can officially be called record breaking.
The Emergency Management Agency in D.C. has declared a heat emergency and is offering tips to help you stay cool.
The District of Columbia is opening its spray parks one week early, citing the extreme heat expected to continue throughout the week.
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Metro officials say riders will be allowed to carry and drink water on trains and buses for the next few days because of expected hot temperatures.
An advocacy group for the homeless is warning residents in the Washington area to be alert for homeless people who may need help in the extreme heat.
Metro is relaxing its “no eating or drinking” policy due to the excessive heat.