Jeff Malet

'Greatest Generation' Marks V-J Day at National World War II Memorial (photos)

Seventy-one years after the Japanese surrender, 15 veterans of the Pacific War commemorated the end of World War II in D.C.

Gun Control Activists March on NRA Lobbying Office on Capitol Hill (photos)

In the summer heat, anti-gun activists protested in front of the Capitol Hill office of the NRA, making their case for greater gun control to combat the ease with which those wanting to kill obtain guns.

Giant Corpse Flower Blooms at U.S. Botanic Garden ... and It Stinks (photos)

Catch the live stream or hurry over for a whiff in person.

Citi Open Tennis Action (photos)

The 48th edition of the D.C. tournament, which concluded Sunday, was notable for exciting matches and personal milestones.

Tennis Action Heats Up at the Citi Open (photos)

The tournament continues through this Sunday's finals at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Center.

The Nation's Capital Celebrates the Fourth of July - in Photos

Despite threaening skies, thousands once again descended on the National Mall for a full day of July 4 festivities including ...

National Air and Space Museum Celebrates 40th Anniversary With All-Nighter (photos)

The reopening of the redesigned Milestones of Flight Hall was made possible by a $30-million gift from Boeing.

Congressional Republicans Triumph ... in Baseball (photos)

Hours after the two sides faced off on gun control, Congressional Republicans and Democrats played hardball at Nationals Park.

Smithsonian Welcomes New Citizens, Honors Jeff Bezos at Flag Day Ceremony (photos)

The founder and CEO of Amazon — and owner of the Washington Post — received the James Smithson Bicentennial Medal.

Hundreds Attend Candlelight Vigil at White House for Orlando Shooting Victims (photos)

Participants held signs and the Gay Men's Chorus sang "We Shall Overcome."

A Celebration of Pop Culture at Awesome Con 2016 (photos)

Comic lovers, cosplayers, artists and vendors made the Washington Convention Center pop over the weekend at Awesome Con.

Memorial Day Weekend in Photos

Summer rolled in along with the annual parade, concert and rally honoring our nation's veterans.

Hawaiians Pay Homage to King Kamehameha I at the Capitol (photos)

Polynesian navigator Nainoa Thompson and Senators Schatz and Hirono were among the speakers at the event, which also featured group singing and, naturally, hula.

Honoring Fallen Officers on Police Week 2016

Thousands of law enforcement officers and survivors gathered for Police Week in Washington D.C. to honor police killed in ...

World War II Veterans Mark 71st Anniversary of Victory in Europe (V-E) Day (photos)

The Friends of the National World War II Memorial and the National Park Service paid tribute to the Greatest Generation ...

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