WTOP News Team

McAuliffe expects proposed Bi-County Parkway would deserve funding, help Dulles

During a stop in Loudoun County this week, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said that the proposed Bi-County Parkway would help Dulles International Airport Grow.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:12pm EDT

Babysitter charged with raping 9-year-old girl

A man who babysat a Fairfax County girl is charged with raping her.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 10:24am EDT

Checkout system bugs the latest problem to plague Target

Target has run into more problems after last year's security data breach exposed tens-of-thousands of its customers' personal information.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 12:53pm EDT

Pancreatic Cancer Advocacy Day highlights awareness

Pancreatic cancer is a ruthless killer that's predicted to become the nation's second deadliest form of cancer by 2020. Pancreatic Cancer Advocacy Day is Tuesday.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 06:14am EDT

Father's Day condolences, remembrances at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Nearly 2,000 roses were being placed at the wall in memory of those fathers who died either in Vietnam or as a result of that war.

Sunday - 06/15/2014, 07:51pm EDT
Listen

Dad's day is a good day to get a hearing test

Have you run out of gift ideas for Father's Day? Well, this one might just be what the doctor ordered.

Sunday - 06/15/2014, 04:02am EDT
Listen

Families Run Amuck, get muddy and have a great time

This year more than 2,000 people took part in Saturday's Run Amuck (a four-miler) and Mini Run Amuck (a two-miler). The event began in 2008, at Quantico Marine Corps base, to promote physical fitness.

Saturday - 06/14/2014, 03:27pm EDT
Listen

June is 'Move Over' Awareness Month

It's a law that's been on the books for 12 years in Virginia and it is the law in all 50 states -- but still drivers might now know about it.

Tuesday - 06/10/2014, 10:01am EDT

On Tuesday, Virginia residents will vote for leadership

Analyst Larry Sabato dissects the political races ahead of the primary.

Monday - 06/09/2014, 05:26am EDT

"Fake" Fleet ushers in allied forces for D-Day

There was a phantom fleet used to confuse the Nazis ahead of the D-Day invasion.

Saturday - 06/07/2014, 03:35am EDT
Listen

Living history: Students learn about D-Day from the men who were there

A Chantilly middle school welcomed dozens of World War II veterans to hear their stories about the battle at Normandy and war to reclaim Europe.

Friday - 06/06/2014, 05:45pm EDT

Fast ferry option from Alexandria to D.C. receives grant money

Within a year, a fast ferry could be bringing commuters from the Alexandria waterfront to the Navy Yard.

Monday - 06/02/2014, 01:04pm EDT

World Police and Fire Games coming to Virginia

The games showcase the athletic abilities of firefighters, police officers, corrections officers and customs agents from around the world.

Sunday - 06/01/2014, 07:15am EDT

Activist: Nigerian government should do more to protect its citizens

On Saturday, a group of Nigerians rallied outside the Nigerian Embassy for a safe return of the 200 kidnapped school girls.

Saturday - 05/31/2014, 02:42pm EDT

Giving Afghanistan war dogs a new purpose

Former military dogs are being retrained as Prince George's County Police K9s.

Saturday - 05/31/2014, 05:27am EDT
Listen

Advice for those mourning the fallen

As we enjoy cookouts and the beautiful weather on Memorial Day weekend, those who've suffered the loss of their military hero are having a tough time.

Monday - 05/26/2014, 02:24pm EDT

Iwo Jima vet recalls the battle through music

Next month he turns 88, but when Frank Matthews fought on Iwo Jima, he captured the hellish experience through his music.

Monday - 05/26/2014, 01:55am EDT
Listen

U.S. Marines gather to honor their fallen comrades

A group of soldiers ran 170 miles to raise money for wounded warriors.

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 05:03pm EDT
Listen

Overseas ceremonies honor fallen Americans

More than 500,000 Americans died during World War I and World War II. Of that number, more than 200,000 are buried in places like France and Luxembourg.

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 04:59pm EDT

On Memorial Day weekend, the names of the fallen

For the first time ever, Vietnam War veterans will include the names of victims from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 06:30am EDT
Listen
  •  
  • 3
  •