While some parts of Maryland, Washington and Virginia continue under a state of emergency, the region appears to have missed major damage from Hurricane Joaquin, which hammered the Bahamas and is causing significant damage in the Carolinas, weather officials said.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan rescinded Friday the state of emergency in eight counties after a change in the predicted path of Hurricane Joaquin.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed an executive order Thursday to declare a state of emergency due to the impending heavy rains with possible flooding as Hurricane Joaquin approaches the region.
MGM Resorts International has announced it will donate $1 million to the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Body cameras for police officers may do a lot of good, including helping to strengthen relations between District residents and the Metropolitan Police Department. However, it's still debatable as to whether this tool will affect the alarming rise in deadly ...
Things got heated recently at a Ward 8 Advisory Neighborhood meeting.
Students from Friendship Collegiate Academy in Northeast learned firsthand about the challenges that go with being a member of the Congressional Black Caucus during a recent field trip to the annual gathering of Black politicians and their constituents and friends.
A small D.C.-based consulting firm has committed to helping families and individuals who face yet another cold winter in the city without a place to call home.
The Justice Department has awarded D.C. $1 million to expand the city police department's body-camera program, the mayor's office announced Friday.
A 14-year-old Virginia girl who disappeared nearly six weeks ago has reportedly been found alive and safe in Wisconsin.
A D.C. woman who has already proven to be an innovator and a leader now has the White House taking notice.
Like the violent crime that has plagued the District, a meeting held on Wednesday, Sept. 16 to discuss the outbreak of shootings, stabbings and other unseemly acts appeared as if it would never end.
Alyce Dixon has been called one of the spunkiest centenarians in the District of Columbia. She's also been called feisty, funny and simply amazing. But at 108 years old, she has earned the right to define and express herself — ...
Plans for a $55 million state-of-the-art sports and entertainment arena at the St. Elizabeths East campus in Southeast D.C. were embraced Wednesday by dozens of area residents, who are eager for the possibility of the Washington Wizards coming to the ...
After years of speculation and presumably countless hours of meetings, a deal has been brokered that will bring a $55 million project to Southeast, affecting the local economy by an estimated $90 million.