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.
D.C.’s attorney general says he has given the city’s U.S. Attorney all mayoral documents relating to a settlement between Washington and its former Medicaid contractor.
Personal emails at the center of the brewing scandal for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie may have remained secret, had the public and press relied solely on the state’s open records law.