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Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 07:40 PM EDT

Silver Diner Remains Closed as Investigation of Fiery Crash Continues

Silver Diner Remains Closed as Investigation of Fiery Crash Continues

The Silver Diner restaurant in McLean, Virginia, is planning to compensate workers for lost wages and tips after a cook slammed his SUV into the front of the restaurant, sending flames and smoke shooting...

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 05:47 PM EDT

William Ramsay Elementary School Closed Fri.

William Ramsay Elementary School Closed Fri.

William Ramsay Elementary School in Alexandria will be closed Friday due to severe flooding inside the building.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 04:45 PM EDT

DC Declines to Pay People Stipends Not to Commit Crimes

DC Declines to Pay People Stipends Not to Commit Crimes

A proposal to pay people stipends not to commit crimes in D.C. appears dead after Mayor Muriel Bowser and D.C. Council declined to fund it.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 05:22 PM EDT

WATCH: Full Interview With Director of African American History Museum

WATCH: Full Interview With Director of African American History Museum

Lonnie G. Bunch III is the director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, which is now filling up with historic artifacts in advance of its Sept. 24 opening.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 04:34 PM EDT

Juvenile Stabbed at Union Station Bus Terminal: Police

Juvenile Stabbed at Union Station Bus Terminal: Police

A person has been arrested after a juvenile was stabbed at the Union Station bus terminal in D.C. Thursday afternoon, police say.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 09:01 PM EDT

Artifiacts Begin to Fill African American History Museum

Artifiacts Begin to Fill African American History Museum

After more than four years of construction, the museum is set to open Sept. 24. The museum is laid out to allow visitors to take a journey, first following slave ships across the ocean.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12:55 PM EDT

Wizards Guard John Wall Undergoes Knee Surgery

Wizards Guard John Wall Undergoes Knee Surgery

Washington Wizards All-Star guard John Wall underwent left knee surgery and is expected to be ready for the start of next season.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 01:09 PM EDT

Baby Beaver Lost at Metro Station Returned to Wild

Baby Beaver Lost at Metro Station Returned to Wild

A baby beaver was spotted padding around a fountain at the Van Ness Metro station Wednesday, a Washington Humane Society spokesman said.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 08:32 PM EDT

Man Sentenced for Killing Stepfather Over Yard Work

Man Sentenced for Killing Stepfather Over Yard Work

The Prince George's County man who killed his stepfather, a D.C. detective, over yard work has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:37 AM EDT

Redskins Re-Sign Tight End Jordan Reed to Multiyear deal

Redskins Re-Sign Tight End Jordan Reed to Multiyear deal

The Washington Redskins have signed tight end Jordan Reed to a multiyear contract extension.

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