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Grill and steakhouse coming to Tower Oaks in Rockville

A new grill and steakhouse is coming to an office building in the Tower Oaks section of Rockville.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Car goes into Potomac River, body recovered

Authorities recover body after car goes into Potomac River

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:13pm EDT

Parents of Reston kart driver battling insurer to bring son back to Va.

Reston parents having trouble obtaining insurance authorization to transport their son back to the United States.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Peeing and pooping in Penrose Park peeves parents

Children are urinating and defecating in public at Penrose Park (2200 6th Street S.), according to neighborhood residents.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:00pm EDT

1 in 4 millennials lacks health insurance

Adults under 30 are the least likely to have any type of insurance. Nearly 1 in 4 is not covered by a health insurance policy, a new survey finds.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 12:43pm EDT

Bethesda's Woodmont Avenue could remain closed until 2015

The road closure in downtown Bethesda that was supposed to be reopened in 20-24 months could continue into 2015. Read more: http://stage.wtop.com/52/3688474/Bethesdarsquos-Woodmont-Avenue-Could-Remain-Closed-Until-2015#ixzz3BRBfmb1X

Monday - 08/25/2014, 11:55am EDT

Alleged owner of 9 dead dogs charged in Md.

Alleged owner of 9 dogs found dead in vacant western Md. house charged with animal cruelty

Monday - 08/25/2014, 11:37am EDT

Md. adds $6.9 million to school lunch program

Md. supplements federal school lunch program with $6.9 million for 481 schools

Monday - 08/25/2014, 11:37am EDT

Woman sentenced in War mayor's death

Woman sentenced on lesser conspiracy charge in slaying of War mayor

Monday - 08/25/2014, 11:37am EDT

Pet of the Week: Peach

She may not be a "Georgia peach," but this little beagle is a Southern gal; she arrived at the Washington Animal Rescue League from South Carolina.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 10:15am EDT

Active shooter reported at Fort Lee in Virginia

Active shooter reported at Fort Lee Army base in central Virginia; base put on lockdown

Monday - 08/25/2014, 10:00am EDT

More than 2.5K attend Va. Craft Brewers Fest

More than 2.5K attend Virginia Craft Brewers Fest, competition in Nelson County; winners named

Monday - 08/25/2014, 09:30am EDT

Pa. man dies after assault in Ocean City, Md.

Pa. man dies in Ocean City, Md., after assault; police found victim in hotel parking lot

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:59am EDT

Va. looks for ways to cut animal-vehicle accidents

Virginia study looks for ways to reduce collisions between vehicles and animals

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:50am EDT

Suspicious death probed on Md. Eastern Shore

Police probe suspicious death of person found in shallow grave in Dorchester County, Md.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:38am EDT

Reign top Spirit 2-1 in NWSL semifinals

Rapinoe scores game-winner as Seattle Reign defeat Washington Spirit 2-1 in NWSL semifinals

Monday - 08/25/2014, 07:35am EDT

Washington's Top News -- Monday, August 25, 2014

Here's a look at some of the day's top stories from WTOP.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 07:30am EDT

Community rebuilds Va. tower destroyed by fire

Community rebuilds Virginia forest lookout tower destroyed by arsonists

Monday - 08/25/2014, 07:28am EDT

Public meetings set on charitable gaming in Va.

State agency to hold public meetings on charitable gaming in Virginia

Monday - 08/25/2014, 06:34am EDT

Tips to help kids stay safe while walking, taking bus to school

As children transition from vacation to school, drivers need to be extra-alert.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 05:36am EDT
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