US Capitol On Lockdown After Report Of Gunfire NearbyPolice locked down the U.S. Capitol on Friday afternoon after a report of gunshots in the area.
Capitol Assault More Sinister Attack Than It First AppearedUnder battle flags bearing Donald Trump's name, the Capitol's attackers pinned a bloodied police officer in a doorway, his twisted face and screams captured on video. They mortally wounded another officer with a blunt weapon and body-slammed a third over a railing into the crowd.
Man Seen In Photograph Reclining At Sen. Nancy Pelosi's Desk Arrested, Officials SayThe man photographed sitting at California Senator and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's desk during Wednesday's riots in the US Capitol has been arrested and charged with three federal counts, including theft of public property
Smoke From Western Wildfires Causing Haze All The Way To Washington DC AreaSmoke from severe wildfires raging on the West Coast has blown thousands of miles east, reaching parts of the Midwest, Canada, upstate New York and Washington D.C.
Survey: Washington DC, New York Among The Worst-Run Cities In U.S.Personal finance website WalletHub has released their rankings for the worst big cities in the country
U.S. Suspects Stingray Cellphone Spying Tools Are In Washington, D.C.The use of what are known as cellphone-site simulators by foreign powers has long been a concern, but American intelligence and law enforcement agencies - which use such eavesdropping equipment themselves - have been silent on the issue until now.
Sally Jenkins Joins The Lo-Down - 5/25In the final hour of the Lo-Down Sally Jenkins, Washington Post Columnist, joins the Lo-Down to talk about her story about NFL players notifying their team and families about concussions.
Police: Woman Arrested After Driving Car Into Capitol Police CruiserA woman described as "erratic and aggressive" drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol on Wednesday morning and was taken into custody, police said.
Authorities Arrest Tattoo-Covered Sex Offender In Washington, D.C. After SearchOfficials caught a tattoo-covered convicted sex offender who was recently released from a Virginia prison after failing failed to show up at a transitional center in Texas.
Shopping Guide To Washington DCShopping guide to five of the best neighborhoods for shopping in Washington D.C.
5 U.S. Trips To Take With The Entire FamilyMany of the best family-friendly destinations are also among the most obvious.
Thousands Protest Police Killings On Both Sides Of San Francisco BayThousands of protesters took to the downtown streets of San Francisco and Oakland on Saturday to join in a national demonstration of police brutality.
Best Cities To Visit With Kids Less Than Five Years OldVisiting a popular amusement park or attraction is something your child will never forget. Here are five of the best American cities to visit while traveling with kids under five, all guaranteed to provide memories that will last a lifetime.
Best Places In America To Spend Thanksgiving WeekendInstead of gathering at someone's home this Thanksgiving, make plans for a destination Thanksgiving getaway that the entire family will enjoy.
Best Museums In The USAAmerica has many of the world's greatest museums, some of which are free.