The truth about a government 'shutdown'

So the world won’t end if a dysfunctional Washington can’t find a way to pass a funding bill before the new budget year begins on Oct. 1.

Fashion Fix: Tackling fall trends

Lost in an endless sea of fall fashion trends? With so many choices, how can you decide which fall fashion trends fits you without buying a …

Tips for staying healthy in the dorm

The college year has just begun, leaving many students adapting to life in the dorms and wondering what steps to take to keep their immune s…

A look at the Navy Yard shooting victims

A dozen people were killed by a lone gunman in a shooting rampage Monday at the Washington Navy Yard. It was the deadliest attack at a domes…

Motive still a mystery in shootings

The FBI says the gunman who killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard Monday had access to the highly secure military installation as a d…

Shooting reignites gun talk

A deadly shooting in the heart of the nation’s capital has reignited talk about guns, but it’s uncertain whether the tragedy will revive a l…