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DC Heat Wave

PHOTOS: Zoo Animals Cool Off

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.19.2013 | DC

It's hot enough outside as a human -- imagine if you were a three-ton elephant or a hairy Giant Panda! Keepers at Smithsonian's National Zoo emplo...

Because It's Hot: Boozy Gelato

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.19.2013 | DC

Breaking news: It's hot outside! Okay, we realize that's not-so-breaking news. But while we're loathe to venture into the heat, here's a reason to...

How To Prepare For The Water Outage

AP | Posted 09.16.2013 | DC

OXON HILL, Md. — Thousands of people have been stocking up on bottled water as utility officials in Maryland's Prince George's County, just outs...

Water Crisis (Mostly) Averted In D.C. Suburbs!

AP | BEN NUCKOLS and JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 09.16.2013 | DC

OXON HILL, Md. — Hundreds of thousands of people in suburban Washington are sweating through a punishing heat wave under orders to avoid long sh...

Metro OK's Bottled Water Use During Heat Wave

Posted 06.20.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Newsflash! It's hot outside. But you already knew that. A heat advisory is in effect for the District of Columbia and its Maryland a...