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Changing the Washington NFL franchise name has been a longtime debate.  Today the team announced that it is officially dropping the Washington Football Team” from its name along with the  Indian head logo immediately.  Currently, the franchise is working on a new name and design.  I’ll keep you posted on all of the updates!

A woman who identified herself as Beth got superstar treatment when her flight from Rochester, N.Y. to Washington, D.C. got canceled on Tuesday, January 2.

Over a dozen District teenagers, ranging in age from 14 to 18—all Black or Hispanic—are missing. Concerned residents held a town hall meeting to question officials.

The day has come. Donald J. Trump is officially President of the United States of America. Here's Twitter's reaction.

The day has come. Donald J. Trump is officially President of the United States of America. Here's Twitter's reaction.

A 45-year-old unidentified man set himself on fire outside Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday.

On January 21, 2017, one day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, thousands are expected to gather in Washington D.C., in yet another march for women's rights.

The women's march, reportedly the largest protest surrounding Trump’s inauguration, is slated to take place on January 21, a day after he is sworn into office.

According to reports, not one Washington, D.C., band has applied to be a part of Donald Trump's inaugural parade.

D.C. school officials rejected the ACLU's claim that Ron Brown Prep would begin enrolling female students. The organization is battling to get females admitted to a school designed for males of color from low-income families.

The grand opening of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture is September 24th.  It will open with live performances from groups like Living Colour, Public Enemy and The Roots.  For more details about their opening schedule, visit www.nmaahc.si.edu/

Faced with D.C.'s sky-rocketing rent and surges in the price of living, Tyree's mother lost her job. The family was forced to make the difficult decision to move into the shelter, which houses around 243 people.