Latest from Miles Parks

Pat Summitt, legendary former coach of Lady Vols, dies at 64

She had more wins than any NCAA college basketball coach in history when she was forced to retire at age 59 because of a diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.

June 28, 2016

Erik Martin helped make Reddit huge, then he left. What's next for an Internet master?

Martin helped steer the message-board site to global prominence. He ponders his future.

January 1, 2015

For 2 tied ANC races, a not-so-technical way to decide rules the day

Random draws of envelopes dictated the results for two neighborhood elections.

December 19, 2014

Plane crash in Gaithersburg, Md., shattered picture of a happy family

Tragedy struck the home of Marie and Ken Gemmell, killing her and two of their three children.

December 9, 2014

Ex-offenders pay tribute to former D.C. mayor Marion Barry, who died last week

A rally Monday morning honored the four-term mayor of D.C., who died last week.

December 1, 2014

March through downtown among D.C. protests of Ferguson decision

A night march in downtown was among many protests of the Ferguson decision.

November 25, 2014

In Ward 8, vigil for Marion Barry moves from mourning to celebrating

Speakers spoke about wanting to fight gentrification and to aid the empowerment of blacks.

November 24, 2014

Arlington service held for soldier killed in Afghanistan; was known for a roaring laugh

Friends and family gather at Arlington Cemetery to bury Kyle Stoeckli’s ashes and recall his uplifting attitude.

November 21, 2014

Dashed streetcar plans spread uncertainty along Columbia Pike, Crystal City corridors

Those who’ve wanted to update the aging Columbia Pike and Crystal City areas say the risks have increased.

November 19, 2014

Andrew Schmuhl denied bond in torture, stabbings of McLean couple

Wife of law firm’s partner faked that she was dead after a gun was fired toward her head, authorities say.

November 18, 2014