The United States ambassador to the United Nations is on her way to visit all three of the West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak, amid rising calls for travel restrictions back home in the U.S.
Three people were wounded Saturday night in a triple shooting in Hyattsville, and the alleged gunman is still on the loose.Photo Credit: Shutterstock
It takes a lot of rest and a lot of fuel to run 26.2 miles. Tonight, runners staying at the Hyatt Regency in Capitol Hill feasted on a pre-race pasta dinner.
Many leaders are pleading with the nation to invest billions of dollars very quickly in our transportation system, just to put it back in a state of good repair. At The Washington Postâ€™s Fix My Commute conference Tuesday, Vice President Biden and former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell made that pitch. Read full article >>
The Districtâ€™s hard-fought mayoral race shifted into a new phase Saturday as voters streamed into newly opened Âearly-voting centers across the city and campaigns turned their attention toward getting supporters to the polls. Read full article >>
By her motherâ€™s account, 53-year-old Tonya Reaves rode her bike everywhere, no matter the time of day. Donna Hill said her daughter used to pedal home when she got off late from her former job at Pizza Hut, and she would frequently bike to her boyfriendâ€™s house or even just for fun. Read full article >>
Politically themed YouTube videos could be the next target of federal regulators. The top Democrat on the Federal Election Commission strongly suggested Friday that regulators look at extending their authority to election-themed Internet videos â€“ an area that for years has been largely hands-off for the government.
Volunteers are gearing up for a massive search for an 8-year-old D.C. girl who has been missing for seven months.