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.
A federal judge on Tuesday granted a 90-day stay in a ruling that upended the District'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 ...
Three locations in the D.C. suburbs have been identified as potential sites for the planned relocation of the FBI's headquarters, including Greenbelt and Landover in Prince George's County and Springfield in Fairfax County.
The General Services Administration on Tuesday released its short list of locations under consideration for a new ...
RICHMOND — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's marriage had broken and his wife developed a crush on a wealthy CEO who heaped expensive gifts and attention on her, defense attorneys said Tuesday in a startling opening to the couple's federal corruption trial.
The disclosures of a dysfunctional relationship from attorneys ...
The Washington Redskins are not scheduled to play the St. Louis Rams in the preseason or regular season, and that means I won't get to see Michael Sam strut his stuff at FedEx Field.
No worries here, but I do have concerns about the roads less traveled.
There appears ...
City officials and other observers have been scratching their heads over the odd timing of a federal judge's ruling that tossed out D.C. gun laws banning the carrying of handguns in public.
The ruling, which was dated Thursday, was made public Saturday — when courts are closed and city government ...
Metro riders made their first morning commute on the system's long-awaited new Silver Line on Monday, and many passengers said they were pleased with the new service.
A slew of riders filed into the Wiele-Reston East station at the end of the Silver Line at around 8 a.m. with SmarTrip ...
In a vote Tuesday that reflected the deep community divisions around a plan to extend the life of an industrial landfill in Lorton, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors decided to close the landfill several years sooner than expected.Read full article >>
Amid continuing criticism of the team name, the Washington Redskins have launched a new campaign to defend the moniker, headed by popular former players who traveled to Indian country this week.
Ads for a new site, RedskinsFacts.com, have recently appeared on the Web sites of Sports Illustrated, the Washington Times and The Washington Post. RedskinsFacts.com lists a five-man steering committee of former players ? Gary Clark, Chris Cooley, Mark Moseley, Ray Schoenke and Roy Jefferson.Read full article >>
RICHMOND ? Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell (R) and his wife on Tuesday unveiled an unorthodox defense to the federal corruption charges against them: Maureen McDonnell had a ?crush? on the charismatic executive who lavished gifts and cash on the couple.Read full article >>
The claim that Virginia?s former first lady suffered from a fraying marriage and a secret crush on a Virginia businessman opened the first day of Maureen and Robert F. McDonnell?s corruption trial with a bang.Read full article >>
Acrimony, alimony and an Amway alibi ? they all played a role during opening statements as a twisting murder trial got underway Tuesday in Montgomery County.
Baldeo Taneja, a 63-year-old doctorate-level biostatistician, and his wife, Raminder Kaur, 64, are accused of driving from Tennessee to Maryland last year to kill Taneja?s ex-wife, Preeta Gabba, 49. She was shot three times ? in the back, chest and stomach ? as she walked along a Germantown street at 7:45 a.m. on Oct. 12 to catch a bus.Read full article >>