Washington DC

VIA WJLA: WASHINGTON, D.C. – FBI officials say the number of carjackings in Washington is declining this year. Officials say there have been about 200 carjackings so far this year in the city, compared with about 600 for all of 2008. Joseph Persichini Jr., assistant director of the FBI’s Washington field office, credits a joint […]

(Washington, DC) — U.S. Park Police are on the hunt for the man who sexually assaulted a female jogger in Rock Creek Park Wednesday morning. It happened around 7 a.m. near Bingham Drive in the District. The suspect is described as an Hispanic man in his 30s, with a stocky build, standing between 5’7″ and […]

VIA MYFOXDC: WASHINGTON – With classes set to begin Monday in D.C. schools, teachers in the District already have a big homework assignment. Teachers were given a 200-page volume last week called the “DCPS Teaching and Learning Framework.” It outlines Chancellor Michelle Rhee’s expectations for teacher performance. Teachers will receive revamped evaluations based in part […]