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 Now she wants the fine rescinded.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

D.C. loves soccer, but a new stadium?

A $300 million stadium in D.C. carries a big price tag -- are Washingtonians ready to spend it?

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 08:35pm EDT
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Do you remember the 2012 D.C. derecho?

During the afternoon and evening of Friday June 29, 2012, an intense, line of thunderstorms raced eastward at nearly 60 mph from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic coast and pummeled the greater Washington area.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Local program helps immigrants become citizens

It's a way to push lawmakers to pass wider immigration reform.

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 03:23pm EDT

Washington tour guides win appeals court ruling

In free speech case, court rules for Washington tour guides who challenged license regulations

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 04:30am EDT

D.C. fair has animals, old fashioned fun through July 6

If you're headed to a D.C. United game this weekend at RFK Stadium, you'll be sharing the parking lot with lions, tigers, wolves and camels.

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 01:58am EDT
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Police investigating homicide in SW D.C.

Police are investigating a homicide that occurred early Friday in Southwest D.C.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 08:56pm EDT

Matt Drudge gives rare interview on WTOP Friday

Drudge, creator of drudgereport.com, gave a rare interview on Friday when he stopped by the glass-enclosed nerve center and sat down with Hillary Howard and Shawn Anderson.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 06:39pm EDT
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Police find man dead in Lower Senate Park

Police are investigating the death of a man after finding his body in Lower Senate Park Friday afternoon.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 03:45pm EDT

Not so fast, the Fort Reno concert series could still happen

A D.C. councilwoman tells WTOP that she will press for answers.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 02:44pm EDT
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