Hundreds of Columbia Heights residents are asking city officials to revoke the liquor license of a 14th Street carryout after the owner was indicted on felony drug charges.
Joe Burr is bouncing up and down, exhaling. He is concentrating like an Olympic runner ready to pounce out of the gate. His nickname is "Domino Joe." His sport is pizza. Burr and Jesse Dann are Domino's Pizza employees. They have both qualified to head to Las Vegas next week where they will compete for the title of World's Fastest Pizza Maker.
It has been years since the District legalized same-sex marriage. At the time, two D.C. councilmembers voted against the legislation: Marion Barry and Yvette Alexander. "It was really, really a difficult decision for me,? Alexander tells FOX 5 Thursday.
The highly-anticipated rematch between Lamont Peterson and Amir Khan was canceled after the American tested positive for a banned substance. FOX 5?s Dave Ross spoke with Peterson and his trainer Barry Hunter about the failed drug test.
The younger brother of NFL players Vernon and Vontae Davis has been charged with murder in the death of a man visiting the nation's capital from Colorado.
Alex Ovechkin rebounded from a rare zero-shot performance by scoring after 88 seconds Wednesday night, Braden Holtby made 30 saves, and the Washington Capitals recovered from a potentially devastating loss by beating the top-seeded New York Rangers 2-1 to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference semifinal.
D.C. police arrested a second person in connection with a drive-by shooting on North Capitol Street that injured 13 people outside a Northwest apartment complex in March and said two additional people face charges in the case.
Andrew Davon Allen, 19, of Southeast ...
RICHMOND — Richmond's top prosecutor is looking into gifts to Gov. Bob McDonnell in an investigation requested by Attorney General Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports Mr. Cuccinelli sent a letter last November to Richmond Commonwealth's Attorney Michael Herring appointing him to review Mr. McDonnell's statements of economic ...
An off-duty Arlington County sheriff's deputy fatally shot an Alexandria man early Wednesday morning.
Police identified the victim as Julian Dawkins, 22, who was shot in the Lynhaven neighborhood.
As of Wednesday afternoon, no charges had been filed against Deputy Craig Patterson, 44. Alexandria police have said little about what ...
RICHMOND (AP) — A civil liberties group filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of an ex-Marine who was detained in a psychiatric facility after posting anti-government messages on Facebook, using the case to criticize a program that looks for veterans who may have become extremists.
Attorneys for the Rutherford ...
A major downtown intersection will be kept closed through at least Thursday evening as crews work to repair a 15-foot sinkhole, according to city officials.
The intersection of 14th and F Streets Northwest was closed Tuesday. An investigator from D.C. Water utility discovered that concrete had fallen onto and collapsed ...
The convergence of two events this week — one by the hand of God, the other man-made — might leave us asking, "What can I do?" and "What should our government do?"
I'm referring, of course, to the monster tornado that shredded parts of the Oklahoma City area on ...
Reminders of the District's population growth are getting a little bit repetitive at this point, so you're forgiven if you gloss over the latest Census Bureau data set. But new estimates of city populations as of July 2012 make it clear that the District's growth ? 5.1 percent since April 2010 ? puts the nation's capital on par with some Sun Belt boomtowns.Read full article >>
One construction worker has died and another has suffered life-threatening injuries after a parking garage partially collapsed at the Westfield Montgomery Mall, according to Montgomery County police and fire officials.Read full article >>
Former D.C. area swimming coach Rick Curl, who once led one of the nation?s largest swim clubs and guided athletes to Olympic gold medals, was sentenced Thursday to seven years in prison for sexually abusing a girl he coached in the 1980s.Read full article >>
The Hirshhorn board was unable to reach a decision on the fate of the Seasonal Inflatable Structure project, informally known as the ?Bubble,? which was first announced to fanfare in 2009 and has since faced setbacks and delays. Some members want to continue fundraising for the project, while others want to focus on other museum priorities. Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough will announce his decision in June.Read full article >>