Washington D.C.

5 D.C. Area Day Trips to Take Before the Kids Go Back to SchoolYou can end this summer on a high note with historic sites, scientific discoveries or have an adventure. These day trips will end your summer on a high note.
30 Cars Have Their Tires Slashed in D.C.Authorities say tires on 30 cars have been slashed in Southeast Washington between 2 a.m. and 8 a.m. on Sunday.
D.C. Ranked One of America's Snobbiest CitiesThe District of Columbia's penchant for fine arts and museums have long made the city a tourist destination -- but those attractions have helped make it one of the snobbiest cities in America.
Study: Gunshots Fired Near More Than Half of D.C. SchoolsA new study shows that large numbers of District of Columbia school students likely heard gunfire near their school buildings during the 2011-2012 school year.
Forbes Ranks Washington D.C. the 'Coolest' City in AmericaIs Washington, D.C, the coolest city in America? Forbes says so.
Hurricane Arthur's July 4th Impact on D.C. Should Be MinimalArthur strengthened to a hurricane early Thursday but shouldn't have a big impact on the Baltimore and Washington area.
14 New D.C. Speed Cameras Now Issuing Tickets, FinesMore than a dozen speed cameras targeting heavy-footed drivers in the District are officially active.
Woman Falls Through Bathroom Floor in Southeast D.C.A woman is being evaluated for injuries sustained when she fell through a bathroom floor in southeast Washington Wednesday morning.
Extreme Heat Forces D.C. Spray Parks to Open EarlyThe District of Columbia is opening its spray parks one week early, citing the extreme heat expected to continue throughout the week.
Process of Electing D.C. Attorney General Begins District of Columbia elections officials are making nominating petitions available for candidates for attorney general.
Best U.S. Family-Friendly DestinationsThere are many family-friendly destinations in the United States that really know how to treat families like royalty. Here are just a few that keep families in mind.
Suspicious Package Investigation in NE D.C.An investigation into a suspicious package has closed a portion of 49th Street in northeast Washington.