World UFO Day: Search for extraterrestrial intelligence continues

Are we alone? July 2 is World UFO Day and seeks to answer that question as people gather together to watch the skies for unidentified flying objects.

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 09:42am EDT
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4th of July grilling: What to cook, how to prepare it

Time to break out the grill for the holiday weekend. What are you going to cook up? We have some suggestions for your 4th of July cookout.

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 06:44am EDT

The U.S. World Cup exit is not the end

The U.S. Men's National Team was eliminated from the World Cup Tuesday, but soccer's popularity continues to swell.

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 06:04am EDT
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Loide mixes Portuguese, jazz

Loide, a D.C.-based singer, mixes singing with a career as an immigration lawyer.

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 05:39am EDT

Lanier to D.C. Council: Too many fired officers returning to work

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier wants more time to bring departmental charges against her officers who break the law or violate department regulations. She says too many terminations are overturned because of ambiguous language in D.C. code.

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 05:22am EDT

Proposal would mean underground parking at the National Mall

There could be invisible construction on the National Mall in a few years. An underground parking lot would solve a lot of problems, proponents say, including giving tourists a place to park, use the restroom and get tour buses off the streets.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 04:44pm EDT

Obama vows to act alone, taunts Republicans

Obama vows to act alone if Congress gridlocks, taunts Republicans: 'So sue me'

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 04:37pm EDT

Charge dismissed in White House car incident

Charge dismissed against man who followed Secret Service motorcade to White House

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Is Stephen Starr eyeing D.C.'s ample waterfront for a new spot?

Le Diplomate, Philadelphia restaurateur Stephen Starr's first D.C. foray, may not have won the Best New Restaurant RAMMY award at the region's annual restaurant awards last week, but that's no indication of a slowdown at the uber popular 14th Street NW spot.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 03:29pm EDT

Fort Reno concert series is back on

It looked like a long-standing D.C. tradition was going on the shelf, but the Fort Reno concerts are back on.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 12:37pm EDT

Redskins forever? A lesson from the Bullets

Robert Pollin, son of former Washington Wizards owner Abe, recently called upon Dan Snyder to abandon the Redskins name.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 09:18am EDT
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On pace: Ending veteran homelessness in D.C.

Alan Banks is an Air Force veteran who experienced homelessness for 6 years. Now, he's working with others to end veteran homelessness by 2015.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 06:37am EDT

Study shows range of views about Redskins' name change

A WTOP poll took the pulse of the area after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office canceled the 'Skins trademark registration.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 05:35am EDT

Recycled phones protect rainforest from illegal loggers, poachers

Recycled smartphones are being turned into detection devices, to help protect endangered rainforests from illegal logging activity and animal poaching.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 04:15am EDT

Nationals youth academy opens inaugural summer session

As the sun beats down on the gated baseball diamonds inside the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy, half the campers are outside honing their hitting skills, while the other half are inside defining the acronym S.T.E.M.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 05:16pm EDT
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DC museum displays items from 2001 anthrax attacks

Smithsonian's Postal Museum opens new exhibit showing items from 2001 anthrax attacks in DC

Monday - 06/30/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Pet of the Week: Subway

Subway is a 2-year-old from Mississippi, and he's looking for his forever home.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 11:03am EDT

Young and single? D.C.'s for you

The District comes in at No. 3 on a its of Top 10 Cities for Singles.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 10:03am EDT

Conflicting parking signs in D.C.? Sorry, you're still guilty (Videos)

Lisa Foreman got a ticket, even though she parked under a green sign. Now she wants the fine rescinded.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 08:17am EDT

More than 100 kids enrolled in Nationals' camp

More than 100 kids from east of the Anacostia River participating in Nationals' summer program

Monday - 06/30/2014, 07:01am EDT
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