Public school teachers in the District of Columbia are improving their performance because they’re motivated by the possibility of substantial pay raises or because they don’t want to get fired, according to a study.
An investigation into fires in three District of Columbia fire department ambulances in August says the blazes were accidental.
House and Senate Democrats say they’ll reject a bid by Republicans to reopen portions of the government, including national parks and processing of claims at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
A federal government shutdown is looming but the city government for the nation’s capital insists it will be open for business as usual.
Motorists in D.C. have racked up nearly $70 million in traffic camera fines this year, and that number is only going to increase as the city plans to more than double its number of traffic enforcement cameras.
They say money can’t buy happiness, but it might buy one Nevada college student success. Jessica Padron started a crowdfunding campaign on indiegogo.com to raise the funds she needs to spend four months working and living in D.C. as an unpaid Capitol Hill intern.
D.C. police are investigating two fatal traffic crashes this week— one northeast Washington, the other near the Washington National Cathedral.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal investigators are expected to make new school bus safety recommendations based on fatal accidents in New Jersey and Florida last year. The National Transportation Safety Board meets Tuesday to consider a […]
The District of Columbia has shut down nine restaurants because city officials say their owner failed to pay nearly $500,000 in sales taxes.
In the nation’s capital, hundreds of people marched from Malcolm X Park to Howard University on Sunday in protest of the Zimmerman verdict.