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.
RICHMOND — The prosecution's star witness in the public corruption case against former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife took the stand on Wednesday and quickly undercut the McDonnells' long-standing story that tens of thousands of dollars in gifts, loans, clothes and golf outings he provided them were motivated by ...
HALFWAY, Md. — The Washington County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 400-pound statue of Buddha that was stolen from a resident's back yard.
Deputies say the statue disappeared from Jim Elliott's backyard near Halfway between Monday night and Tuesday morning.
Elliott tells the Herald-Mail of Hagerstown (http://bit.ly/1pH3Szv) that the ...
Montgomery County schools are seeing a surge in illegal immigrant children enrolling in the school system after having crossed the border unaccompanied, schools officials say.
During a hearing before the Montgomery County Council on Tuesday that explored the county's response to the crisis on the border, schools officials said 107 ...
A longtime aide to businessman Jonnie R. Williams Sr. said Wednesday that she couldn't speak to reports of a borderline inappropriate relationship between her boss and former first lady Maureen McDonnell, but she provided details about a number of trips and events she helped plan for the McDonnell family on ...
Mary Chapin Carpenter fondly remembers now-defunct D.C. venues that gave her and other then-fledgling artists such as Emmylou Harris and Cass Elliott an early boost in the ’80s: Clubs like Gallagher’s Pub on Connecticut Avenue and The Shadows at 34th and M streets in Georgetown are long gone from the ...
A federal judge on Tuesday granted a 90-day stay in a ruling that upended Washington, D.C.'s ban on carrying handguns in public, giving city officials time to consider whether they will appeal the case or concede and begin drafting gun carry laws.
The breathing room was a relief to local ...
Two teenagers were wounded Wednesday night on a residential street in Hyattsville when a group of three men approached them and one of them opened fire, city police said.
Officials believe that a group of male teens, between ages 15 and 17, were walking in the 5700 block of 30th Street when they were approached by three Hispanic men between the ages of 18 and 20, just before 8 p.m. One of the men produced a black handgun and fired at the victims, striking one in the face, arm and multiple times in the torso. A second teen was hit in the right side, while the third ran and escaped unharmed.Read full article >>
A dog?s life used to be easier: Take a six-hour nap, terrify a squirrel, have a little can of something for dinner.
But these days, a dog needs a day planner, what with the yappy hours, the dog-park play dates and now ? yes, it?s come to this ? working out down at the dog gym.Read full article >>
Maryland?s top health official, Joshua M. Sharfstein, announced Wednesday that he will leave at the end of Gov. Martin O?Malley?s term in January to become an associate dean at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.Read full article >>