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NHL Final Brings Traffic, Parking Restrictions

Capital One Arena will be a very popular place on Saturday, June 2, Monday, June 4, and (possibly) Sunday, June 10. The mayor's office has announced a plan to "maintain a safe and enjoyable experience."

Stars Perform at the National Memorial Day Concert in Washington, D.C. (photos)

Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna returned to co-host the 29th Annual PBS's National Memorial Day Concert in Washington D.C., on May 27, the 150th...

Honoring Our Veterans at the National Memorial Day Parade (photos)

The National Memorial Day Parade down Constitution Avenue NW, now entering its 14th year, is the nation's largest single event on the holiday.

Soldiers Place 234,000 Flags at Arlington Cemetery for Memorial Day (photos)

In a tradition known as "Flags In," roughly 1000 soldiers of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) placed 234,000 American flags at...

Remembering WWI on Memorial Day

Dubbed the Great War or — hopefully but naively — the “War to End All Wars,” World War I changed America, as it had everything and everybody else.

Weekend Round Up May 24, 2018

Memorial Day weekend observances include the annual concert on the Capitol’s West Lawn on Sunday and the Arlington National Cemetery wreath-laying, followed by the Memorial Day parade down Constitution Avenue, on Monday.

Saluting Fallen Officers During Police Week (photos)

Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others.

Haspel’s Confirmation Hearing Is Contentious (photos)

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-North Carolina) said he expected the committee to vote on Gina Haspel's nomination for CIA director sometime next week.

Fashion Funds Alzheimer’s Research

The eighth annual Great Ladies Luncheon & Fashion Show, held at the Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C., on April 18, raised more than $650,000 to support the innovative research of the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation.

A Big Day on Capitol Hill

National security was the link between Wednesday’s two mega-events on Capitol Hill: one in the House chamber and the other in and around the Supreme Court.