More than 700,000 hobbyists plan to buy a drone this year, up 63 percent from last year. Now the FAA will require registration of the small aircraft. What does it mean for the safety of the national airspace?
The U.S., Russia, China, Iran and North Korea have emerged as major players in the new world of cyberwarfare. With a panel of experts, we discuss global security threats posed by increasingly sophisticated malware and the new digital arms race.
Russia is sending what it calls "volunteer" troops to Syria, and its airstrikes have targeted CIA-backed rebels. We look at Russia's support of the Assad regime and escalating concerns over a possible U.S.-Russia proxy war in Syria.
Federal officials inject themselves in the debate over Metro safety. Maryland state lawmakers spar over early voting sites in Montgomery County. And Pope Francis' representatives in D.C. make a last-minute plea for a death row inmate in Virginia.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Fire and EMS Chief Gregory Dean have proposed the use of private ambulances for non-life-threatening 911 calls. We speak with Chief Dean about how the city is addressing the department's challenges.
New York restaurant chain Fig & Olive has been linked to two Salmonella outbreaks on both sides of the country. While the cause was never determined and the D.C. location is back up and running after passing a health inspection, questions remain about the spread of the infection.
D.C.'s Chinatown is known more for its entertainment and dining options than for Chinese culture. While the development is welcomed by many, the neighborhood's shift is being played out in a fight for affordable housing at Museum Square, home to many of the neighborhood's last Chinese residents.
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