Jeff Malet

Smithsonian Magazine Presents American Ingenuity Awards (photos)

The awards ceremony took place Dec. 8 at the National Portrait Gallery, housed in one of the earliest U.S. Patent Office buildings.

Submarine Named for District of Columbia in Formal Ceremony (Dec. 14, 2016) (photos)

Members of a United States Navy Color Guard stand at attention. District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser joined Justice Sonia ...

Smithsonian Honors Colin Powell with Great Americans Medal (photos)

The former secretary of state is the second recipient of the medal; his predecessor Madeleine Albright was the first, on Sept. 7.

75th Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day at the U.S. Navy Memorial (photos)

Frank Ruby, 99, a survivor of the attacks — which propelled the U.S. into World War II — attended the ceremony.

Scottish Clansmen March Through Old Town Alexandria in 46th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade (photos)

Pipe and drum bands from around the region and Scottish clansmen wearing colorful tartans marched through the streets of Old ...

Barack Obama and First Family Light National Christmas Tree (photos)

The Dec. 1 ceremony will be televised tonight, Monday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m. on the Hallmark Channel.

20 Years of Norwegian Christmas Celebrated at Union Station Tree Lighting (photos)

Ambassador of Norway Kare R. Aas officially presented the tree Nov. 30. Jardar Johansen sang melodies from the home country.

Georgetown Hoyas Defeat Crosstown Rival Howard 85-72 (photos)

The Georgetown Hoyas (3-4) defeated crosstown rival Howard University 85-72 (0-5) in men's basketball action at the Verizon Center ...

D.C.'s Tallest Tree Is Centerpiece of CityCenterDC's Holiday Display (photos)

The 70-foot fir, topped with a starburst six feet in diameter, was the star of the Nov. 26 tree lighting.

Protesters Confront Alt-Right White Nationalists in D.C. (photos)

The Nov. 19 protest began peacefully, but turned violent when two NPI advocates waded in carrying a camera phone and a microphone.

Protests Erupt in D.C. After Trump Win (photos)

The new Trump International Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue has become a focal point for anti-Trump anger.

Honoring the Greatest Generation on Veterans Day (photos)

Among the special guests at the National World War II Memorial wreath-laying ceremony were former Sen. Bob Dole and memorial architect Friedrich St. Florian.

Washington International Horse Show Celebrates 58th Year (photos)

The show, held Oct. 25 to 30, attracted several members of the U.S. Olympic silver-winning show-jumping team.

Springlike Weather for Marine Corps Marathon (photos)

Army specialist Samuel Kosgel won his second title and Perry Shoemaker was the top female finisher.

Heading Down the Yellow Brick Road: The Smithsonian Launches Kickstarter for Ruby Slippers Project (photos)

The Smithsonian National Museum of American History on Monday Oct. 17 launched its Kickstarter Campaign to fund the conservation and ...

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