Customers will be asked whether they want blue, red or white sleeves on their ice cream cone.
Last week a snowy cold snap hit New South Wales and --more surprisingly--Queensland, otherwise known as Australia's "sunshine state."
D.C. police have engaged in a crackdown on prostitution in the District, arresting 50 men in the last two weeks on charges of soliciting a prostitute.
Beach umbrellas are no match for high winds as a rental outfit learned the hard way in Ocean City Monday.
Gaithersburg animal control officers tested the bat for rabies after it was euthanized.
The two men replace directors appointed by Hogan in January, who are leaving for personal reasons.
The triumphant return of Punk Rock Karaoke, the fourth annual Beer Fest, and more stuff happening this weekend. [ more › ]
Turning the controversy over Synetic Theater's productions into a debate about federal funding of the arts. [ more › ]
The state has banned poultry exhibitions later in the summer and issued a quarantine order.
Four years ago, coal titan Alpha Natural Resources, one of Virginia’s biggest political donors, was riding high. It was spending $7.1 billion to buy Massey Energy, a renegade coal firm based in Richmond that had compiled an extraordinary record for safety and environmental violations and fines. Its management practices culminated in a huge mine blast […]
Many restaurants pack a picnic so you won't have to. [ more › ]
And the operation is ongoing. [ more › ]
The show channels Monty Python's quick-quips in armor with the bare-bones goofiness of improv. [ more › ]
Five of six Metro lines experiencing track work this weekend. [ more › ]
The history of D.C. and Houston hip hop love hits The Howard Theatre this weekend. [ more › ]
The former Virginia governor’s latest bid to overturn his public corruption conviction is a long shot, experts say.
Short summary oIn his long-shot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, O’Malley has taken on a new enemy: Wall Street and mega-banks.f story
In the news: Suspect in July 4th Metro slaying due in court, daycare worker accused of abusing infants, and more. [ more › ]
Witnesses offer emotional testimony to panel that is studying police policies and practices.
End-of-day news: Major fire in Harpers Ferry, trying to work in the cat cafe, and more. [ more › ]