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Crowds gather for Helicopter Easter Egg Drop

At this Easter egg hunt, 5,000 eggs rain down from the sky. It's Easter egg hunting with a twist.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 03:26pm EDT

Police investigating hit and run in Rockville

Two adults and an eight-month-old baby were injured.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Man, woman shot while sitting in car in Dundalk

Man, woman shot while sitting in car in Dundalk; police have no suspects

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Pedestrian struck, killed in Takoma Park

32-year-old man struck by 2 cars, killed while crossing New Hampshire Avenue on foot

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Songwriter Jesse Winchester dies at age 69

Songwriter Jesse Winchester, whose career flourished in Montreal, dies at age 69

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 12:16pm EDT

Locals celebrate the Blessing of the Palms

WTOP's Kathy Stewart reports

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 11:59am EDT


Authorities investigate Va. plane crash, 2 injured

Authorities investigate Va. small plane crash that injured 2, mechanical failure suspected

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 11:30am EDT

Expect crowded Metro trains for cherry blossoms all weekend

WTOP's Ari Ashe reports

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 10:44am EDT


WTOP staffer auditions to be the next 'Bachelor'

WTOP's Chris Cichon will be among the singles participating in an exclusive casting call for the hit ABC show "The Bachelor."

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 09:42am EDT

Nationals place Span on 7-day DL with concussion

The Washington Nationals placed outfielder Denard Span on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion on Saturday.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 08:19am EDT

2 adults, baby injured in fiery crash in Rockville

Two adults and a baby were seriously injured after a hit-and-run crash set their car on fire in Rockville.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 08:16am EDT

Lightning LW Malone arrested after traffic stop

Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ryan Malone was charged Saturday with DUI and possession of cocaine after a traffic stop, police said.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 08:15am EDT

Blue Jays fall to Orioles 2-1 in 12 innings

With the exception of one very clutch swing, the Toronto Blue Jays accomplished very little offensively over 12 agonizing innings.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 08:04am EDT

Proposals on DC school boundaries prompt debate

Mayor Vincent Gray's proposals to overhaul D.C. public school boundaries are spurring debate over whether the city is ready to give up neighborhood-based schools.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 08:03am EDT

DC Challenge brings out all kinds of characters

Hundreds of costumed Washington and area residents met up at the Fairgrounds outside Nationals Park on Sunday afternoon for the 5th Annual DC Challenge.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 03:11am EDT

Four adults, two infants injured in Anne Arundel crash

Anne Arundel, Md., fire department officials say a three-car accident on Virginia Avenue near Solomon's Island Road sent six people to the hospital, two of them infants, on Saturday night.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 02:24am EDT

Orioles outlast Blue Jays 2-1 in 12 innings

Orioles beat Blue Jays 2-1 as Lombardozzi scores game-winner in 12th inning

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 12:22am EDT

Nats 3B Zimmerman has broken thumb, out 4-6 weeks

Washington Nationals 3B Ryan Zimmerman has broken right thumb, out 4-6 weeks

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 12:14am EDT

Freeman's 3 hits lead Braves past Nationals 6-3

Freeman, Upton homer as Braves beat Washington 6-3; Nats lose Zimmerman to thumb injury

Saturday - 04/12/2014, 11:57pm EDT

DC United beats Red Bulls 1-0

Davy Arnaud scores on diving header in 4th minute, DC United beats Red Bulls 1-0

Saturday - 04/12/2014, 10:30pm EDT
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