WTOP News Team
Super Saturday is the last Saturday before Christmas. Local shoppers had mixed feelings about whether the deals were really super.
Patrick Carney beat out more than 1 million other contestants for the chance of a lifetime on board the XCOR Aerospace Lynx spacecraft.
In the wake of a state senator's stabbing and his son's suicide, a new study from the University of Virginia finds that most psychaitric patients who require hospitalization are able to find a bed within six hours. But in rare cases when no bed can be found quickly, the results can be devastating.
The legacy of a 10-year-old Leesburg, Va., girl is living on after she lost her battle with childhood cancer in October.
Prince William County police say dozens of blackbirds were found dead along a Nokesville Road and authorities are investigating the cause.
On Dec. 14, the House of Mercy will hold its big toy distribution in partnership with Georgetown South Community Council.
With snow and later ice predicted to fall over the D.C. region Sunday, emergency responders urge drivers to remember some basic winter weather rules.
In one of the richest counties in the country, it might be surprising that some local college students are homeless and go without food.
Virginia has launched a mobile safety app that turns smart phones into crime-fighting devices.
A winter shelter in Woodbridge, Va., is under fire for its lack of safety.
It's been more than ten years that Mount Vernon has been offering the popular candlelit tours of the mansion for the Christmas holiday.
You better watch out as Santa Claus is coming to town when tickets for the VRE's popular Santa Train go on sale Monday, Nov. 25 at 9 a.m.
Saturday morning, a crowd of other U.S. Park Police officers and supporters gathered for the 120-mile Polar Bear Poker Run, a motorcycle ride benefited Officer Billy Brancato, who suffered a life changing injury while on duty nearly two years ago.
The ribbon was officially cut Friday morning for the new Tanger Outlets at National Harbor.
Months after graves were found on the future site of a new high school in Prince William County, two county supervisors are calling for new rules about dealing with previously undocumented gravesites.
On the day after Thanksgiving, here are some ideas to kick off the holiday season after stuffing yourself with turkey.
The attorney general's race in Virginia is not officially over and most likely it'll be headed for a recount. But regardless of the recount results, the race could end up being decided by the state's General Assembly.
There are plenty of awards ceremonies, but on Saturday, a powerful one at the Renaissance Washington Hotel honored the country's bravest.
A committee of Metro's board has approved a ban on smoking at its bus stops, bus shelters and bus bays.
Fairfax County is investigating a voting discrepancy from Tuesday's election that could impact who wins the attorney general's election, which is likely headed to a recount.
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