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Nearly 1 in 4 workers in Washington, DC, are 65 or older.

The 25 US cities where workers spend the most time at their jobs, have the longest commutes, and use the least of their vacation days

According to a new study, Texas might be the most overworked state: seven of the top 10 hardest-working cities in the country are there.
Portmarnock beach.

4 brothers rescued a 6-year-old Irish girl who was drifting into the ocean on a flamingo float

The brothers from the Washington, D.C. area, lept into action to save the 6-year-old girl, who had drifted a half-mile out to sea.
Padma Lakshmi dined with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Padma Lakshmi shares selfie from lavish dinner with Ruth Bader Ginsburg, where they ‘sipped champagne’ and dined on king salmon and cardam...

The dinner appeared to be organized around Justice Ginsburg's appearance and included at least nine other guests, according to Instagram posts.
Supporters of US President Donald Trump gather on the National Mall ahead of the "Salute to America" Fourth of July event with US President Donald Trump at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, July 4, 2019.

Trump’s July 4th extravaganza drained Washington, DC’s fund to guard the capital from terror attacks

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser wrote to President Donald Trump on Tuesday, requesting more money for a fund that helps the District respond to terror threats.
Flooding is seen in the basement of the White House briefing room in Washington, DC, on July 8, 2019.

Thunderstorms in Washington DC have caused flooding in the White House, road washouts, and indoor waterfalls

A flash flood warning was issued across the Washington, DC, area on Monday morning because of the slow-moving thunderstorm.

Trump’s unprecedented July Fourth parade may cause over 100 flight delays at a Washington, DC, airport

The celebrations requested by President Donald Trump are set to cause two FAA-mandated ground stops at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington.
Fireworks explode overhead at the U.S. Capitol and the Washington Monument on Independence Day July 4, 2018 in Washington, DC.

A Trump event will reportedly ruin the view of the 4th of July fireworks for many in DC

President Donald Trump's event at the Lincoln Memorial is forcing event organizers to move the fireworks from its usual location.
The crowd looks on as Air Force One, with President Donald Trump on board, lands and taxis ahead of a rally at the Tupelo Regional Airport, November 26, 2018 in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Trump’s July 4th celebration will have Air Force One fly over the National Mall

President Trump plans to add a military component to July 4 celebrations with a flyover and "military demonstrations" in the nation's capital.
Karl Craven and Braden Brecht.

3 teens were charged with robbery following a violent attack on a same-sex couple in DC

Karl Craven told INSIDER that he and his boyfriend Brayden Brecht were walking they were approached by a group who shouted slurs at them.

Facebook just made its first public entrance into the US health space with a tool that pings you to donate blood during a shortage

If you identify yourself as a donor, Facebook will now notify you when there's a need for blood in cities including New York and Chicago.