A group working to raise money to improve the National Mall plans to launch a new music festival this year in Washington to help raise funds for the restoration effort.
A daylong Earth Day concert had R&B star Usher dancing on crutches Saturday on the National Mall to rally thousands for political action to confront climate change and poverty.
Smithsonian officials are quietly working to reopen one of the oldest buildings on the National Mall that’s been shuttered for a decade.
Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O’Brien.
District of Columbia police say a man’s body was recovered from the water near the Tidal Basin this weekend.
Washington’s famous cherry blossoms have hit peak bloom for this weekend’s National Cherry Blossom Festival.
If the National Park Service has its way, it’ll be sending trained border collies on a wild goose chase on the National Mall.
The National Park Service wants to begin using border collies to chase away Canada geese that frequent the Lincoln Memorial reflecting pool and other spots on the National Mall.
Millions of visitors to museums on the National Mall may soon have to leave their selfie sticks at home.
Anti-abortion demonstrators crowded on to the National Mall for an annual march coinciding with a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.