The awards ceremony took place Dec. 8 at the National Portrait Gallery, housed in one of the earliest U.S. Patent Office buildings.
Members of a United States Navy Color Guard stand at attention. District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser joined Justice Sonia ...
The former secretary of state is the second recipient of the medal; his predecessor Madeleine Albright was the first, on Sept. 7.
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 ...
The Dec. 1 ceremony will be televised tonight, Monday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m. on the Hallmark Channel.
Ambassador of Norway Kare R. Aas officially presented the tree Nov. 30. Jardar Johansen sang melodies from the home country.
The Georgetown Hoyas (3-4) defeated crosstown rival Howard University 85-72 (0-5) in men's basketball action at the Verizon Center ...
The 70-foot fir, topped with a starburst six feet in diameter, was the star of the Nov. 26 tree lighting.
The Nov. 19 protest began peacefully, but turned violent when two NPI advocates waded in carrying a camera phone and a microphone.
The new Trump International Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue has become a focal point for anti-Trump anger.
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.
The show, held Oct. 25 to 30, attracted several members of the U.S. Olympic silver-winning show-jumping team.
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 ...