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National Zoo Rethinking Security After Shooting

The National Zoo’s director says he’s rethinking security plans after a shooting near the popular destination.

04/24/2014

Sumatran tigers will be the focus of a new 'endangered song' from the National Zoo. (credit: ROMEO GACAD/AFP/Getty Images)

National Zoo’s ‘Endangered Song’ For Sumatran Tigers

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo will unveil an ‘endangered song’ on Earth Day to highlight Sumatran tigers.

04/22/2014

One man was shot on Connecticut Avenue NW outside the entrance to the National Zoo. (Photo from Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Two People Shot Outside National Zoo in D.C.

Two people were shot near the entrance to the National Zoo in D.C. on Monday, police say.

04/21/2014

A snowy owl sits on the awning of an office building in downtown Washington, D.C. on Jan. 22, 2014. Snowy Owls, reportedly found in the northern circumpolar region, are a rare sighting in the D.C. area. (Photo credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Post-Rehab, Injured Snowy Owl Ready to be Released

A rare snowy owl that gained national attention when it was apparently hit by a bus in the nation’s capital is scheduled to be released into the wild after a rehab stint in Minnesota.

04/18/2014

Giant panda cub Bao Bao ventured outside with her mom Mei Xiang April 1. (Photo credit: Devin Murphy, Smithsonian's National Zoo)

PHOTOS: Nat’l Zoo Panda Cub Spends Her First Morning Outside

The National Zoo’s panda cub, Bao Bao, is out and about in her mother’s outdoor enclosure for the first time Tuesday.

04/01/2014

The sloth bear cub at one week old. (Photo: Stacey Tabellario, Smithsonian's National Zoo)

National Zoo Saves Sloth Bear Cub After 2 Eaten

Animal keepers at the National Zoo have saved a sloth bear cub after two others were eaten by the mother.

03/21/2014

Kids talk Father's Day

Best Spring Break Activities for Kids in Washington, D.C.

Now that spring is just around the corner, here are a few fun and entertaining events for the kids and the kid in you.

03/14/2014

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National Zoo Welcomes 2nd Litter of Lion Cubs In As Many Months

The National Zoo says March “came in like a lion” as four lion cubs were born March 2.

03/04/2014

Lopez Studios Summer Camp

Best Summer Day Camps in the D.C. Area

The DC metro area has a day camp to suit any child’s interests.

02/21/2014

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Best Kids’ Valentine’s Day Activities in Washington, D.C.

Valentine’s Day isn’t always about the romantic date night – children can be included as well.

02/14/2014

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