The first family worships at Nineteenth Street Baptist Church in the District.
Nearly one-third of the 1,306 converts to the religion in the Washington area are in their 20s or early 30s.
Food insecurity rises on college campuses as tuition increases and more low-income students enroll.
Women make up a full 81 percent of the roughly 55,000 people in the U.S. who are 100 or older, Census says
Mothers at homeless shelter recall suspect in girl’s disappearance offering their children money.
Kahlil Malik Tatum is being sought in connection with the disappearance of Relisha Tenau Rudd, 8.
Workers with a retirement plan or a higher income say they are more confident they’ll retire in comfort.
Nurses to receive award for program that replaces antipsychotic drugs with behavior modification and music
Many Americans are embracing adventurous retirement activities that earlier generations never considered.
Chevy Chase residents say 100-year-old house slated for demolition could be restored to its former glory.
Jesse Jones, a retired professor at UDC, suffers from dementia
A new Georgetown study identifies 10 lipids in the blood of patients who went on to develop Alzheimer’s.
New study finds that death certificates often leave off Alzheimer’s, resulting in undercount.
As Americans age, looking after loved ones comes at a price.
Suit says HUD failed to protect spouses from displacement and foreclosure as required by law.
Study finds same-sex applicants were quoted higher prices and less availability than heterosexuals.
Campaign Legal Center, National Housing Trust and NatureServe recognized as creative institutions.
At funeral, friends and family describe Ruthanne Giammittorio Lodato as a longtime linchpin of the community.
As the region digs out from snow, kids have a grand time slipping and sliding through an extra-long weekend.
The Washington area is an epicenter of the movement, which has greatly expanded over just four years.
Tara Bahrampour, a staff writer based in Washington, D.C., writes about aging and mental health. A staff writer for the Washington Post since 2004, she has reported for the Post from Libya, Tunisia, Egypt, Lebanon, and the republic of Georgia. She has also covered immigration and education for the Post, and she is the author of To See and See Again: A Life in Iran and America, a memoir about revolution and growing up between two cultures.