Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
D.C. Spray Parks to Stay Open an Additional WeekSpray parks in the District of Columbia will stay open an additional week because of expected high temperatures.
Tips to Stay Cool in the HeatThe heat and humidity is expected to skyrocket on Monday, making it feel close to 100 degrees outside.
Officials Extend Hours of Select Public Pools in D.C.District of Columbia parks department officials say select public pools will have extended hours on Sunday due to high temperatures.
Cooling Centers in D.C., Maryland and VirginiaAs a heat wave settles into the D.C.-Baltimore region this weekend, cooling centers around the area are opening to help keep residents and the homeless cool.
Wall Leads Wizards Over Heat 107-86 Washington made its first seven 3-pointers while holding Miami to 2 for 22 from beyond the arc for the game, and John Wall finished with 18 points and 13 assists to lead the Wizards past the Heat 107-86 on Monday night.
High Temperatures to Cause Train Delays in D.C.-Baltimore Area For the third day in a row some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.
Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot CarsHeatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
High Temperatures to Cause Train Delays in DC Area Some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.
Blistering Heat Wednesday Will Feel Like 105A Heat Advisory has been issued for the Baltimore and Washington region as blistering temperatures are expected to reach the mid-to-upper 90's on Wednesday.
Heat Wave Returns; Tropical Storm Arthur Making Its Way Up East CoastThe D.C.-Baltimore region is bracing for another heat wave ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
1st Heat Deaths Reported in Maryland in 2014 Health officials say Maryland has seen its first heat-related deaths in 2014.
Heat Wave Is Officially Record BreakingThe sweltering heat currently baking the mid-Atlantic can officially be called record breaking.
Beat The Heat: Tips To Stay CoolThe Emergency Management Agency in D.C. has declared a heat emergency and is offering tips to help you stay cool.
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.