A police sniper shot a man who walked into a Baltimore TV station lobby wearing a full animal costume and surgical mask and displaying what appeared to be an explosive device on his chest, authorities said Thursday. The bomb turned out to be candy bars wrapped in foil.
If you have ever been to Founding Father James Monroe's home in Charlottesville, here's some surprising news — there appears to have been a "historical mix-up." See photos.
A well-updated, older home is going to receive far more interest and, hopefully, higher offers than a house that looks like it's having an identity crisis. Here are a few rules to keep in mind when updating an older home with modern amenities.
It took the Homeland Security Department three days to own the computer networks of three agencies.
The National Capital Planning Commission is re-envisioning the future of Pennsylvania Avenue after the FBI moves out of its longtime headquarters in the J. Edgar Hoover Building. Setbacks, building height, and even the fate of D Street are all on the table.
A weather observer at Reagan National Airport lost a snow-measuring device during the January blizzard but still accurately recorded a snowfall total that was lower than in nearby Washington, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday.
By taking TCU wide receiver Josh Doctson with the 22nd overall pick in the NFL draft, the Redskins added a red-zone target for quarterback Kirk Cousins.
The sheriff of Anne Arundel County, who was arrested in a domestic dispute earlier this month, has asked the county’s police chief to return the guns that were confiscated from him.
The plan to bring station closings and single-tracking to Metro more often will require “sacrifice” from riders, the system’s general manager said.
The University of Maryland in College Park will celebrate Maryland Day on Saturday with an open house featuring hundreds of family-friendly interactive events.
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A young man in an animal costume and surgical mask who walked into a Baltimore TV station Thursday claiming to have a bomb was shot and wounded by police, who determined that his alleged explosive consisted of aluminum-wrapped chocolate bars duct-taped to a flotation device.
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — By taking TCU wide receiver Josh Doctson with the 22nd overall pick in the NFL draft, the Washington Redskins added a red-zone target for quarterback Kirk Cousins while finding someone who…
Today is Friday, April 29, the 120th day of 2016. There are 246 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 29, 1991, a cyclone began striking the South Asian country of…
Rick Ledgett, deputy director of the NSA, talks to WTOP's J.J. Green about how terrorists are benefiting from information leaked by former contractor Edward Snowden.
The Hall of Fame ceremony airs Saturday. Is it expanding beyond rock? Hint: It has been for a while.
One year after the Freddie Gray riots, WTOP's Mike Murillo finds the Baltimore Police Department has made changes and has taken steps to better connect with people.
Scathing online attacks from people who claim to be Nicole Mittendorff’s colleagues are part of an active thread in an underground local forum.
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