REI will open D.C. flagship location at Uline Arena in NoMa

WASHINGTON (WJLA) - Outdoors retailer REI will open a flagship store inside Uline Arena, the building in D.C.'s NoMa neighborhood where the Beatles played their first concert in the United States. According to a story in The Washington Post, REI's 51,...

Karl Racine, D.C.’s new attorney general to report for jury duty

WASHINGTON (AP) - He's the top lawyer in District of Columbia government, but Karl Racine is about to experience the legal system in a different way. The District's attorney general will report to D.C. Superior Court for jury duty on Thursday.

Celebrity Buzz: Justin Bieber: ‘I’m not what I was pretending to be’

Today's pop-culture roundup includes a PR campaign by Mr. Bieber, death on a movie set, an original Ghostbuster, Tom Petty talking Sam Smith, our mystery music video and much more.

A NEW BIEBS?: We’ll see, per Us Weekly, “Seems "sorry" isn't

6-year-old McLean boy critically hurt after crashing into car while snowboarding in his driveway

McLEAN, Va. (AP) - A 6-year-old northern Virginia boy is in critical condition after he slid into a passing car while snowboarding on a steep neighborhood driveway. Fairfax County Police say the boy was snowboarding under adult supervision with a grou...

3 Md. officers responding to call seriously hurt in crash

PASADENA, Md. (AP) - Three Anne Arundel County Police officers were seriously hurt in a crash after hitting a car that had pulled out in front of them. Police Sgt. T.J. Smith says the officers were driving in an unmarked police

Confirmation hearings for attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch enter second day

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senators weigh Loretta Lynch's nomination for attorney general for a second day at a hearing certain to pile criticism on President Barack Obama and Eric Holder, the current occupant of the job.

Thursday's hearing brings a roster of

Confirmation hearings for attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch enter second day

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senators weigh Loretta Lynch's nomination for attorney general for a second day at a hearing certain to pile criticism on President Barack Obama and Eric Holder, the current occupant of the job.

Thursday's hearing brings a roster of

Food Truck Stops: January 29

Happy Thursday, food truck followers! Venture out of the office for a pulled-pork sandwich from BBQ Bus, or crispy chicken schnitzel at Hungry Heart.

DC Public Library Gives Up on Multi-Story Addition to Flagship MLK Library

The vision to remake the District's flagship Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library with a multi-story addition potentially featuring commercial and retail space met its end Wednesday night when the DC Public Library's board of trustees adopted a res...

Fairfax County School Board to discuss $2.6 billion proposed FY 2016 budget, salary increases

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (WJLA) – The Fairfax County School Board is meeting Thursday to discuss a massive budget shortfall for the next school year. The district is more than $100 million dollars in the red and facing a lot criticism about