Ridership on Metro has dipped as the system’s reliability has deteriorated, and gripes on social media occur daily.
President Barack Obama said he would nominate appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump surge ahead after key primary wins.
Donald Trump strengthened his hand in the Republican race with a big win in Florida but fell in Ohio.
Marco Rubio is ending his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a humiliating loss.
Authorities say a police officer in Texas has been wounded in a shootout with two men, one of whom was killed.
Former city and federal officials pointed fingers at one another for failing to protect the 100,000 citizens of Flint, Michigan.
Primaries in five states could narrow the field of presidential candidates.
The entire Washington, D.C., subway system will shut down for at least 29 hours to inspect electrical components on the tracks.
The notion of strategic voting — in a way, playing amateur political scientist — is now front and center in Ohio and Florida.
Sarah Palin has given more details on the injuries her husband suffered in a snowmobile accident in Alaska.
Justice Michael Eakin’s decision to retire marks the latest fallout.
The U.S. Marine Corps is making it easier for women to cover up tattoos.
In a major reversal, the Obama administration said Tuesday it will not allow oil drilling in the Atlantic Ocean.
Voters in five states are making their choices Tuesday in party primaries.