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Thomas Warren hails from Inglewood, Calif.
He graduated from Howard University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Thomas
was hired at WTOP in 2008, after completing an internship at the station his last
semester of college.
Thomas wears a few different hats at WTOP. He is a producer and writer for the
weekday afternoon drive show, and weekend afternoon editor.
Thomas coordinated coverage during "Snowmageddon of 2010," the 2011 Virginia
Earthquake, and has covered Libyan and Egyptian protests at the White House.
He is also a 2011 RTDNA/RIAS Fellow.
He has taken a very non-traditional road into the news business. Amongst other
things, before becoming a journalist, and even before going to college, Thomas was a
professional baseball player. He was drafted in the fourth round of the 1997 draft
by the Milwaukee Brewers, and played four years in the minor leagues of their
Outside of the newsroom Thomas is always looking for the next life challenge
(completing his first triathlon in 2009 was a big one).
You can email Thomas at email@example.com.
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Monday - 11/04/2013, 06:44am EST
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Sunday - 11/03/2013, 09:40am EST
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Saturday - 10/19/2013, 07:17am EDT
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Monday - 10/14/2013, 09:03am EDT
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Monday - 09/16/2013, 07:29am EDT
The D.C. Superior Court has opened a marriage license application center to handle an increase of applications since the Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage in June.
Saturday - 09/14/2013, 08:28am EDT
A historic hardware shop on Capitol Hill takes another step in its efforts to rebuild after a June fire destroyed the neighborhood icon.
Friday - 09/06/2013, 04:49pm EDT
A popular bar in Adams Morgan has closed its doors for good.
Thursday - 08/29/2013, 09:26am EDT
Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic "I Have a Dream" speech introduced the nation to the man who today is the face of the Civil Rights movement. But King didn't follow a carefully crafted script as he stepped to the microphone. Instead he pushed aside his notes and spoke from the heart. His speechwriter and attorney describes the inspiration for these momentous words.
Wednesday - 08/28/2013, 10:08am EDT
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Wednesday - 08/28/2013, 05:44am EDT
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Tuesday - 08/27/2013, 09:26pm EDT
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Sunday - 08/25/2013, 07:46pm EDT
The Library of Congress is giving the public an inside look at the civil rights movement through interviews, photos and writings in a new collection.
Sunday - 08/25/2013, 04:19pm EDT
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Saturday - 08/24/2013, 08:45pm EDT
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Friday - 08/23/2013, 09:28pm EDT
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Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 07:13am EDT
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Sunday - 08/18/2013, 04:07pm EDT
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Sunday - 08/18/2013, 06:35am EDT
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Saturday - 08/17/2013, 04:03pm EDT
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Monday - 08/12/2013, 03:52pm EDT