by Alice Ollstein Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 17, 2014
The contract would give the company jurisdiction over the medical care of the more than 10,000 DC residents that cycle through the jail every year.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 1, 2014
Unlike most American workers, either in the public or private workforce, DC city workers can now take paid time off for a new baby.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on September 17, 2014
Though more than half the Republican Party still denies the reality of climate change, the evidence may soon be lapping at their feet.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 16, 2014 Updated: September 16, 2014
"We have to be wary of a Congress that at any time can overturn local laws," said DC Mayor Vince Gray.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 3, 2014
Amid economic boom times for many in the Washington, D.C. area, its growing homeless population faces an even tougher winter.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 30, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014
A new plan aims to reverse the river's long history of pollution.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on July 19, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
Ryan Shucard, press secretary for the congressman, allegedly brought a 9mm handgun and magazine into one of the House office buildings.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 18, 2014
Washington, DC's red Circulator buses are nearing the end of their operating life and the city is looking for a more sustainable alternative.
by Christie Thompson Posted on June 26, 2014 Updated: June 26, 2014
For many, there is no funeral, no grave stone, just a name in a cemetery's ledger book. Who honors a city's poorest when they pass away?
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 26, 2013
A new soccer stadium for the D.C. United may seem like a good deal, but just because it isn't as bad as other public financing schemes doesn't mean it's the right move for the nation's capital.