The D.C. Council will consider a measure that would allow city residents to an elect an attorney general in November.
An investigation into a suspicious vehicle on Capitol Hill has been cleared and roadways reopened, police say.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has signed a bill that exempts certain longtime city residents from paying property taxes.
Passengers on an Amtrak train from Boston to Washington, D.C., say they were stuck in Connecticut for about five hours because of a mechanical problem.
President Barack Obama will travel to Houston in April to raise money for House and Senate candidates.
Chris Christie may have been nearly 200 miles away, but his struggles in New Jersey buzzed through the hallways of a Washington hotel this week as hundreds of Republican officials gathered to debate the GOP’s future.
The average temperature statewide for Alaska was 22 degrees Wednesday.
One person has died after a double stabbing in Georgetown early Sunday morning, police say.
Maryland’s National Harbor is adding a new 175-foot Ferris wheel with views of the nation’s capital and Potomac River.
D.C. police have charged a man with first-degree murder in the 1999 shooting death of a teenager in southeast.