US East Coast Goes From Record-Highs To Cold, Rainy In One Day

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Dog_RainSource: otsphoto/Shutterstock

‘Much colder today in DC, Philly, NYC’

EXCLUSIVE: DC Police Withheld Evidence From A Mystery Number Of Court Cases

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A black prisoner is in handcuffs. (sirtravelalot/Shutterstock)

Did anyone wrongfully go to jail?

Amazon Narrows Its List Of Cities For Its Second HQ. Is Yours One?

Business | Eric Lieberman
Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, introduces new Kindle Paper white during a press conference on September 06, 2012 in Santa Monica, California. The new Kindle Paperwhite eReader will retail for $119 USD and ships October 1.(Photo: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Woah, is your city on the list?

Animal Owners Are Turning To Weed To Ease Their Pet's Ailments

Business | Steve Birr
Portrait of a dog, golden retriever. Parmna/Shutterstock

‘I’m gonna get my cat high!’

You're In Good Hands! TSA Agents Don't Know What The Nation's Capital Is

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents check-in passengers at JFK. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

‘It can be humiliating…’

Principal Removed After Kids Went Weeks Without Showing Up To School And Still Graduated

Education | Rob Shimshock
A teacher begins to lecture the class. (Shutterstock/Billion Photos)

‘This investigation will restore integrity to the process’

Bake-Off Battle: Cookie Edition

US | Phillip Stucky

Emma Colton wins it all

New DC School Chancellor's Last District Is In Big Financial Trouble

Education | Rob Shimshock
Students are sitting in a classroom. (Photo: Shutterstock/RoberG)

‘We don’t have technology tracking our spending’

There's So Much Human Hair In DC's Metro It's Now A Fire Hazard

US | Thomas Phippen
People board subway train in Washington. With 212 million annual rides in 2012 Washington Metro is the 3rd busiest rapid transit system in the USA. (Photo: Shutterstock/Tupungato)

‘…Just beyond vulgar’

DC Schools Chancellor Gets Out Of Corruption Scandal With Slap On Wrist

Education | Rob Shimshock
Students concentrate on an exam (Shutterstock/

The former chancellor helped two employees of the Democrat mayor

Washington Is Where Stylistic Individuality Goes To Die

op-ed | Natalie Rowthorn
Ivanka Trump attends women's entrepreneurship event during the IMF/World Bank annual meetings in Washington, October 14, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

I’m being smothered by Ann Taylor.

Educator: Teachers Should Have Conversations With High Schoolers About Social Justice

Media | Rob Shimshock
A teacher begins to lecture the class. (Shutterstock/Billion Photos)

‘Our students grow up in a world with systemic racism’

American University 'Privilege' Workshop Ends Up Stereotyping Participants

Education | Rob Shimshock
Coordinators of a Wednesday workshop at American University in Washington, D.C., told participants not to "stereotype," but also attributed "privilege" to participants based on stereotypical traits. (Shutterstock/Elnur)

The social justice ally accepts ‘critiques as gifts’

DC Decides Not To Appeal Concealed Carry Court Order To Supreme Court

US | Kerry Picket
Damon Thueson shows a holster at a gun concealed carry permit class put on by 'USA Firearms Training' on Dec. 19, 2015 in Provo, Utah

‘I don’t want to give anyone the misimpression that they can just go there and carry a gun right now’

Officials Consider Placing Giant Naked Woman Statue On The Washington Mall

US | Thomas Phippen
Organizers stand in front of an artist's rendering of the giant naked woman proposed to temporarily stand on the National Mall (Image: Vimeo Screengrab/Catharsis Onthemall)

‘We need to show women just being in their bodies’

The Lincoln Memorial Was Vandalized By A Foreign Student

US | Henry Rodgers
A man allegedly used a penny to vandalize the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘Arrested and charged’