Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe has vetoed legislation that would allow people to carry concealed switchblades and a bill that would allow home-schooled students to participate in public-school sports.
The National Zoo is packing up its American-born panda cub Bao Bao for a one-way flight to China, where the 3-year-old will eventually join a panda breeding program.
Hundreds of demonstrators in the nation’s capital railed and rallied against President Trump and his immigration policies on Monday — part of coordinated Presidents Day protests across the country.
A law authorizing physicians in the nation’s capital to help end the lives of terminally ill patients who wish to die went into effect Saturday after congressional Republicans were unable to block the legislation in time.
Proponents of the District’s new paid family leave law are pushing back against lawmakers who want to change how it is funded in order to relieve the burden on local businesses.
The model, actress and television personality attained fame via her traveling burlesque revue. Her show, “The Art of the Teese,” will open Thursday at The Fillmore in Silver Spring.
Virginia lawmakers want the General Assembly’s 400th birthday in 2019 to be a celebration worthy of the country’s oldest legislative body, but the state’s bon vivant governor is worried about the cost.
A high school outside of Annapolis, Md., is staging a bilingual adaptation of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical “Evita” through Feb. 24, the Capital newspaper reported in a front-page story Friday.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is blasting a recently passed resolution to empower the attorney general to sue the federal government without his permission.
The District will soon offer the most generous paid family and medical leave in the country after Mayor Muriel Bowser on Thursday declined to veto legislation that was approved by the D.C. Council in December.
D.C. United cleared the final hurdle in a decade-long push to build a Major League Soccer stadium in the District, receiving unanimous approval from the city’s zoning commission.