WTOP News Team

Memorial honors post 9/11 veterans

On Sunday, veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had a unique memorial dedicated to them: a "Living Wall of Honor" for post 9/11 veterans.

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Wizards' Wall hosts back-to-school event (Photos)

You can think of it as a pep-rally with Washington Wizards player John Wall to get kids psyched to go back to school.

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 08:42am EDT

Loudoun Co. officials: Be alert for new tactics on old scams

Con artists simply don't give up. They keep coming up with new ways to separate you from your money. And a local sheriff's office is warning of a freshened-up version of an old scam.

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 05:41am EDT
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Virginia on list of states with most farmers markets

The mantra, "buy local" is catching on as farmers markets become more abundant nationwide and Virginia is among the states experiencing the most growth.

Monday - 08/04/2014, 08:00am EDT

Man wanted for sexual assault at Falls Church pool

The victim, a 20-year-old woman, was working Saturday at a community pool in the Yarling Court area of Falls Church near Lee Highway.

Sunday - 08/03/2014, 02:48pm EDT

Va. police respond to high-profile sexting trial

A statement by Manassas City Police says once any defendant goes to trial, all legal avenues of collecting evidence are explored.

Sunday - 08/03/2014, 07:13am EDT
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Police identify man killed in Bowie

Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in Bowie.

Friday - 08/01/2014, 05:08am EDT

Red Cross facing blood shortage in D.C. area

The Red Cross is putting out a call for people to roll their sleeves up and donate blood.

Monday - 07/28/2014, 10:14am EDT

Taxpayers on the hook for politician's legal fees

Citing Virginia law, residents have to pay $30,000, the cost of Eugene Delgaudio's defense fund.

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Springfield Town Center Phase 1 to open Fall 2014

There's a compete transformation that's happening to the Springfield Mall. The mall was basically razed and now in its place will be the rising of a new Springfield Town Center.

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 03:25pm EDT

Mental health classes teach value of early intervention

The mental health first-aid program was first researched and launched in Australia, and has been in the U.S. for the last 4 to 5 years. Rhonda Williams, a licensed clinical social worker, is one of the mental health first-aid instructors for the City of Alexandria. She says the city has been offering the mental health first-aid classes for about two years.

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 04:59am EDT

Fairfax police seek suspects in ATM skimmer cases (Photos)

Police are looking to the public to catch ATM scammers who recently hit four ATMs in Fairfax County. Similar cases have been reported in Loudoun and Stafford counties.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 04:00pm EDT
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In its 35th year, NASA Goddard still shoots for the moon

On the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, NASA called on all model rocketeers.

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 05:19pm EDT

December trial date set for Va. lawmaker

If convicted, State Delegate Joseph Morrissey could go to jail for 41 years.

Sunday - 07/20/2014, 03:07am EDT

Doctor arrested in Prince William County as part of prescription drug sting

Police arrested a Northern Virginia doctor as part of a drug investigation.

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 07:07am EDT

Virginia officials to conduct Rt. 28 congestion study

Route 28, one of Northern Virginia's busiest roads, will be scrutinized this summer.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 06:03am EDT

In Northern Va., a troubling string of drownings

Local families are still reeling from the sudden deaths.

Sunday - 07/13/2014, 03:22am EDT
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Higher-capacity Metro buses coming to busy corridors

Starting Aug. 25, the Georgia Avenue and 14th Street corridors will get extended buses that can hold more people.

Friday - 07/11/2014, 09:28am EDT

Prince William County renews fight for deportation figures

Prince William County will consider filing a Freedom of Information request to get information on the whereabouts of thousands of immigrants who were arrested and handed over to Immigration and Customs for deportation.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 04:41pm EDT

Chesapeake Bay's dead zones growing

Dead zones in the Chesapeake Bay are growing.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 01:50pm EDT
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