Best Free Attractions Near Washington DCFrom visiting the giant pandas at the National Zoo to attending nightly performances at the Kennedy Center, there is no shortage of free attractions in DC.
Museum to Serve as Canvas for Video Display on National MallThe National Museum of African American History and Culture is still under construction, but the building's facades will be part of a video display this month.
20th Anniversary of Million Man March Calls for Policing ReformThousands of people from around the nation converged on the National Mall to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March and call for changes in policing and in black communities.
Landmark Music Festival Takes Over the National MallThe first-ever Landmark Music Festival opens this weekend, and artists such as Drake and The Strokes will help inaugurate the city's newest annual entertainment event.
Drake, Other Artists to Perform at Landmark Music Festival in DCDrake, The Strokes, alt-J, Ben Howard and dozens of other artists will perform at the inaugural Landmark Music Festival on the Mall.
Triathlon Shuts Down Streets in Downtown D.C.Officials in Washington are preparing for the 2015 Events DC Nation's Triathlon, which is being held in the city this weekend.
Steven Tyler, Sheryl Crow to Sing at D.C. Rally on AddictionSteven Tyler, Sheryl Crow and Joe Walsh from the Eagles will perform in a concert being planned for the National Mall in October to draw attention to the problem of addiction.
D.C. Man Charged After Report of Shooting on National MallU.S. Park Police say a man has been charged after a gun was fired inside a car on the National Mall.
Man Arrested After Report of Shooting on National MallSomeone fired a gun inside a car on the National Mall after witnesses reported a fight inside the vehicle Tuesday afternoon, but there was no indication anyone was injured, police said.
D.C. Delegate Calls for Changes at National Mall to be 'More Inviting'D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton wants the National Mall to be a more inviting place, and she's asking the National Park Service to allow more food trucks and build more seating.
Police Urge National Mall Crowd to Take Shelter During StormU.S. Park Police are urging visitors on the National Mall to seek shelter in museums and federal buildings as a thunderstorm moves through the area.
Barry Manilow Headlines 'Capitol Fourth' Concert in D.C.Barry Manilow sang a medley of "Let Freedom Ring" to lead off a booming fireworks display on the National Mall.