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Preview: Digable Planets On Tour For The First Time In Over A Decade @ 9:30 Club

The hip-hop trio comes to D.C. tomorrow, and will largely stick to its '90s releases. [ more › ]

Maryland drug offenders would get treatment, not jail, with Hogan’s new initiative

Washington County is opening an adult day reporting center with $540,000 in state funds.

Body of missing hiker is found on Mt. Whitney during massive search effort

The body of a 68-year-old man was found Sunday, five days after he disappeared when he separated from his hiking group during an excursion on Mt. Whitney. Search and rescue crews from across California had been looking for John Lee for days, but couldn’t find him, according to the Inyo County Sheriff’s...

As firefight continues, ashes float like dirty snowflakes and firefighters serve breakfast to evacuated

Green cots lined the cafeteria at Hart High School on Monday, home to more than 40 people chased away by a fire that churned smoke and ash across Southern California like a giant factory and turned the moon and sun an otherworldly orange and red.  Around 7 a.m., a few people tried to sleep in,...

Why are Democrats not Throwing Debbie Wasserman Schultz to the Wolves?

16 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Matt Baume Don't make voters angry. You wouldn't like them when they're angry. Joseph Sohm / Shutterstock.com Okay, everyone, let's try to figure this out. What on EARTH are the Democrats thinking? Why is Debbie Wasserman SchultzShow More Summary

MTA Is Considering Multiple Options To Help L Train Shutdown Victims

Now that the MTA has confirmed its decision to suspend L train service between Brooklyn and Manhattan for 18 months starting in January 2019, the authority says its shifting focus to the alternative service routes that will eventually serve the L's 225,000 weekday riders. [ more › ]

Server Learns the Hard Way That It’s a Bad Idea to Tweet Racist Death Threats

She got fired for saying it’d be great to “kill as many Mexicans as I could in one night.”

WeHo Wins Emmy For 'Game Of Thrones'-Themed Drought PSA

This is the City of West Hollywood's first Emmy. [ more › ]

Here are the two groups who are receiving $1 million each from Michael Jordan

A look at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund's Race and Policing Reform Campaign and the IACP's Institute for Community-Police Relations.

The 35 Best Things To Do In Seattle This Week

17 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Beer & Film, Beer & Yoga, Beer & Kenyan Goat, And More Critics' Picks For July 25-31 by Stranger Things To Do Staff Our music critics have already chosen the 28 best concerts this week, but now it's our arts critics' turn. Here are their...Show More Summary

Nate Silver Predicts If the Election Were Held Today, Donald Trump Would Win 57 Percent to 42 Percent

17 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Christopher Frizzelle TRUMP now leads in 538's now-cast, our estimate of what would happen in an election today. https://t.co/djsqNajFrh pic.twitter.com/7DvrdieHOw— Nate Silver (@NateSilver538) July 25, 2016 Wellllll, here's a little news to make you shit your pants. Show More Summary

Heat wave tips that will keep you cool - or at least not quite as hot

"The best thing you can do is remember your 8th grade science classes: hot air rises, cold air falls and solar radiation brings heat."

Waiting For Stinky: Crowds Flock To NY Botanical Garden For Still-Unbloomed Corpse Flower

Crowds flocked to the New York Botanical Garden this weekend in hopes of seeing the Amorphophallus titanum flower transform into its magnificent, stinky form after being coddled and nursed for 10 years. However, nature refused to cooperate with everyone's schedule and the corpse flower refused to open. [ more › ]

Send Us Your Wildest Summer Festival Stories

We want YOUR most insane festival experiences to help highlight the wilder side of summer. [ more › ]

The Rotting Stench Of A Corpse Flower Will Soon Grace D.C.

It is expected to reach peak bloom sometime between July 28-31. [ more › ]

Proposed Tax On Marijuana For Homeless Services Gets Nipped In The Bud

Officials are now backing away from a proposed measure to put a 10% tax on pot businesses. [ more › ]

Marissa Mayer Says She's Not Going Anywhere Following Yahoo Sale To Verizon

This contradicts reports yesterday that the CEO would be on the way out. [ more › ]

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