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 Emily Atkin Posted on June 14, 2014 Updated: June 17, 2014
"It's an insult," said one resident.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 10, 2014
A confidentiality notice would stipulate that route information is only provided to emergency responders on a need-to-know basis.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on May 21, 2014 Updated: May 21, 2014
There’s a lot of things going to pot in this world of ours. Federal water won’t be one of them.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 16, 2014
Washington state has the country's highest minimum wage and also tops the chart for small business job growth.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on May 15, 2014
Six years after the U.S. Supreme Court invalidated D.C.'s gun ban, the battle over gun safety regulations in the one-time "murder capital" of the United States may finally be coming to a close.
by Scott Keyes Posted on May 14, 2014
Homelessness is declining nationally, but it's way up in Washington D.C.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on April 30, 2014
Even as a climate change stalemate persists in Washington, D.C., the other Washington is embarking on a broad-based effort to reduce carbon pollution and expand the use of clean energy.
by Josh Israel Posted on April 21, 2014
Troop 98 has stood by its openly gay Scoutmaster in the face of the national organization’s attempt to remove him for being an “avowed homosexual.”
by Josh Israel Posted on April 7, 2014 Updated: April 21, 2014
One Scoutmaster and his troop's church sponsor are standing up to the BSA ban on openly LGBT adults.