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District of Columbia ranks 26th best for police officers, study finds

District of Columbia was ranked 26th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

By the Numbers: George Washington University ranks 14th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

George Washington University finished in a tie for 14th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

Washington, D.C., ranks 47th in hospital safety analysis

Washington, D.C., finished in a tie for 47th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

George Washington University ranks 61st best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

George Washington University finished in a tie for 61st in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Georgetown University ranks 14th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

Georgetown University finished 14th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Catholic University of America ranks 32nd best for library studies, study finds

Catholic University of America finished in a tie for 32nd in a ranking of best library and information studies programs by U.S. News that examined 51 campuses around the nation.

Washington, D.C., ranks 7th lowest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Washington, D.C., finished 46th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Average teacher salaries in Washington, D.C., rank 4th highest in nation

The average Washington, D.C.,teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $78,477, the fourth highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Washington, D.C., posts 287th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,194 properties in Washington, D.C., started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 287th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Georgetown University's engineering program ranks 75th best in the nation, study finds

Georgetown University finished in a tie for 75th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Washington, D.C., area posts 63rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 682 properties in the Washington, D.C., area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 63rd highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: George Washington University medical school ranks 67th best for primary care in the nation

George Washington University finished in a tie for 67th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Georgetown University ranks 48th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Georgetown University finished in a tie for 48th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in District of Columbia is 11th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for District of Columbia ranks 11th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Georgetown University business school ranked nation’s 24th best

Georgetown University's McDonough Business School ranked 24th among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

District of Columbia posts 4th lowest property tax rate in new national study

District of Columbia ranked fourth in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Washington, D.C., has 115th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Washington, D.C., was more than 2,600 in the third quarter of 2018, a 152-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Washington, D.C., ranks No. 5 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Washington, D.C., was rated fifth best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

Analysis: D.C., California, New York have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

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