Breaking News
Dave Dildine/WTOP

CSX train derails in Northeast D.C. causing hazardous leak

A CSX freight train has derailed near the Rhode Island Metro station, leaving several cars overturned and at least one leaking, Sunday morning. Vehicle traffic and Metro access have been affected. Stay with WTOP as this story develops.

More Washington, D.C. News | Live traffic conditions
Latest
Local
Most Shared

Sections

More funerals ahead for victims in Ohio shooting massacre

The long goodbyes continued for eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago with a funeral for a young mother as authorities remained silent in what they’ve said will be a lengthy investigation.

South Korean president visits Iran to boost ties

South Korea’s president arrived in Tehran on Sunday for the first summit between the two countries since they established diplomatic ties in 1962.

Frugal, family-friendly getaways for Memorial Day

So you want to skip town for Memorial Day weekend with the kids but haven’t locked in your plans? Here are seven vacation ideas for families on a frugal budget.

You can take care of next spring's bulbs now

Garden Editor Mike McGrath says you can take steps for better flowers next spring now. He also reiterates the area's lawn-care laws and wishes you a Happy Compost Week!

Rethinking the Rock Hall as more inductees ‘roll': Who’s missing?

HBO airs the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony tonight at 8 p.m. In the meantime, see a video gallery of performances from this year's inductees.

Redskins fill a few specific needs during the NFL draft

After stockpiling plenty of young talent and winning the NFC East, the Washington Redskins went into the NFL draft with fewer holes to fill, giving them the flexibility to address more specific short- and long-term needs.

What's the main culprit behind poor employee engagement? It's complicated

Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations took the Homeland Security Department to task for six straight years of declining employee engagement scores on the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey.

Stock Market Data delayed approx 15 min.

DOW -57.12 17,773.64
NASDAQ -29.93 4,775.36
S&P 500 -10.51 2,065.30