A man on the National Mall doused himself in gasoline and lit himself on fire Friday afternoon, according to WNEW Senior Correspondant Mark Segraves.
About 24 couples who were planning to get married at memorials on the National Mall this month may have to make other plans due to the government shutdown.
The company that makes John Deere tractors is donating more than $400,000 worth of equipment to maintain the turf and grounds of the National Mall.
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After more than 18 months of delays, the planned Eisenhower Memorial project near the National Mall faces further setbacks.
Tens of thousands of people marched to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, commemorating the 50th anniversary of his famous speech and pledging that his dream include equality for gays, Latinos, the poor and the disabled.
Alice Long planned months ago to use vacation time to travel from Huntsville, Ala., to the 50th anniversary events for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
A jogger collides with the side of a metro bus near the National Mall.
A large scale cleanup is underway on the National Mall to rid the Constitutional Gardens pond of about 1,000 dead fish.
President Barack Obama will speak later this month at a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.