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These Kids Show It's Still Possible To Have Fun On Capitol Hill

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 5 (Reuters) - Dozens of people staged a "sled-in" on Capitol Hill on Thursday during a late-winter snowstorm, ignoring a police ba...

LOOK: A Very Scary Sky Has Barbie, D.C. Prepared For Wet Weather

Posted 06.13.2013 | DC

The Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang is making sure we know that D.C.'s storm won't hit derecho levels. But Barbie's prepared for anything. ...

Oh No, Here Comes Derecho 2.0?

Posted 06.13.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- D.C. residents may want to stock up on water and batteries. The area is expected to be hit by the tail end of a series of storms that ma...

People In D.C. Don't Like Storm Puns

Posted 03.04.2013 | DC

If it's a pun, it's probably a Twitter account. This is the case for a potential snowstorm that might hit D.C. on Wednesday. I'm coming for you. #...

The Bad Attitude Guide to Surviving Epic Power Failures

Monica Gallagher Sakala | Posted 09.09.2012 | DC
Monica Gallagher Sakala

Seeing as how it's just early July and we have several bad t-storms likely headed our way between now and early fall, I offer you my survival guide for the next time.

200,000-Plus Pepco Customers Still Without Power In D.C. Area (UPDATED)

Posted 07.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Pepco reports on Twitter that power has been restored to "about half" of the "more than 440,000 customers who lost power as a result of ...

Is Pepco Spending Your Tax Dollars Lobbying to Increase Rates for Its Shoddy Services?

Suzanne Merkelson | Posted 09.01.2012 | DC
Suzanne Merkelson

D.C. area politicians, like customers, are fuming at the utility company. Yet, Pepco, like so many other major corporations, is guilty of exchanging money for power for even more money.

PHOTOS: Commuters Face Misery In D.C. After Storm

Posted 07.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- With power outages remaining throughout the D.C. area, commuters are facing a miserable trek to work on Monday, the first work day a...

Wet Snow Pushes Into D.C. Suburbs As City Expects Mostly Slush

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.29.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Parts of the D.C. region remain under a winter storm warning as a storm system pushes through the area. While the District of Columbia i...