Washington DC

Stocks Lower As Investors Watch Washington
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are slipping on Wall Street after more tensions flared up in federal budget talks in Washington. The Dow Jones industrial average and other major market indexes had been little changed in morning trading but took a turn lower after House Speaker John Boehner expressed f…
Washington DC Is the Most Shopaholic City in the Nation
Nobody would ever call Washington DC a fashion epicenter, but our nation’s capital happens to be the place were folks spend the most money on clothes, shoes and other wear. The average DC resident shells out $263 a month on these items, according to an analysis of government and pri…
East Coast Rocked by Earthquake, Pentagon Evacuated
An earthquake epicentered in Virginia occurred Tuesday afternoon, with people in Washington, DC, New York, Ohio, North Carolina, Massachusetts and Toronto reporting they felt the tremors, as well. Reports thus far indicate the quake registered a 5.9 on the Richter scale. CNN’s Barbara Starr r…