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Vincent Orange's 'Superdome' Would Compound Previous Land-Use Blunders

Michael Hamilton | Posted 01.23.2014 | DC
Michael Hamilton

Spending large amounts of public money on a stadium to create economic growth is more becoming of a dying city like Detroit, and doesn't make sense for Washington.

'I Don't See A Controversy At All'

AP | JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 08.16.2013 | Sports

RICHMOND, Va. -- Bruce Allen knows well the history of Washington Redskins quarterback controversies. Sonny Jurgensen vs. Billy Kilmer in the `70s. Do...

RG3 Good To Go?

National Football Post | Posted 07.22.2013 | Sports

By Aaron Wilson, National Football Post Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III indicated that he's been cleared to practice by doctors ...

Desmond's 3 Hits, 3 RBIs Help Nats Beat Cubs 7-3

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.11.2013 | Chicago

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper sat out after a procedure to fix an ingrown toenail. Jayson Werth has been sidelined for a week with a bad hamstring a...

The Nation's Best Cities For Sports Fans Are...

Posted 05.10.2013 | Chicago

With new story lines unfolding non-stop and drama and excitement nearly every day of the week, the month of May is for sports what sweeps week is for ...

Was This Game Worth Getting On Film?

AP | By HARVEY VALENTINE | Posted 07.08.2013 | Detroit

Washington (AP) — Washington pitcher Jordan Zimmermann allowed a run. Still, the result was the same in the end. After pitching 17 sh...

Will You Stop Buying Things That Carry This Logo?

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 02.08.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Should the Washington Redskins change their name? A panel discussion at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, "Ra...

30 Seasons Is 'Enough Of Guys In Pig Snouts And Dresses'

AP | Posted 03.13.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Hogettes will oink no more. The group of male fans who have cheered on the Washington Redskins for three decade...

PHOTOS: Williams Sisters Highlight D.C.'s Summer Tennis Schedule

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 06.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- With 20 Grand Slam singles titles and two Olympic Gold doubles medals between them, Venus Williams and Serena Williams have already stam...

PHOTOS: Nationals Park Home Openers

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Since joining baseball's lineup of stadiums in 2008, Nationals Park has experienced a tough stretch of home openers. Thanks to a walk...

Rookie On Track To Start At Goalie For Caps

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.09.2012 | DC

As injuries plague their top two goaltenders, the Washington Capitals may have to turn to a rookie for the responsibility of a playoff opener. With...

PHOTOS: A Look Back At Nationals Opening Day Starters

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.05.2012 | DC

Entering their eighth season in D.C., expectations are high for the Washington Nationals. Flamethrower Stephen Strasburg was picked by Manager Dave...

Howard U. Investigates Possible Rules Violations In Sports Programs

AP | Posted 06.04.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — Howard University has prevented some of its athletes from competing while the school investigates what it said Wednesday were possi...

New Redskins Uniforms Could Be In The Cards

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.02.2012 | DC

The Redskins' new look could begin as early as Tuesday. Less than four weeks away from the NFL Draft, many signs are pointing to Washington selecti...

Wizards Fire Filp Saunders, Promote Randy Wittman

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 03.25.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — Flip Saunders was fired Tuesday as coach of the NBA-worst Washington Wizards and replaced by assistant Randy Wittman, who has the j...

Local Pro Sports Should Showcase Local Music

Ben E. Kessler | Posted 12.19.2011 | DC
Ben E. Kessler

If you've attended a D.C.-area sporting event with me in recent years, you've heard a familiar refrain a number of times. Our teams need to play more music born of our city: both past and present.

Capitals Open Season With OT Win Over 'Canes

AP | By JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 12.08.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Capitals no longer make a big fuss about the Southeast Division championship banner. Instead of raising it, it now gets ...

D.C. LIVE on Twitter: Local News, Sports, People

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Follow the latest in Washington D.C. LIVE through our curated Twitter lists: local news, local sports, and local people via tweets. Do you know a t...