Sprawl & Crawl

New U.Va. building to house all pediatric care

All of the University of Virginia Medical Center's pediatric departments will be housed in one building later this year.

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Telegraph Road Bridge to reopen

The detour ends and a short cut returns for some drivers in Virginia.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 01:13am EDT

At summit, Purple Line buzz is confident

At a summit of Purple Line supporters and county and state officials, a buzz is palpable in the crowd about a Record of Decision from the federal government, a key step toward getting the light-rail project off the ground.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 08:01pm EDT

Ramp demolition will cause weekend road closure

The District Department of Transportation says that a portion of 11th Street in Southeast will be closed near the Navy Yard this weekend as crews beginning demolishing an old elevated ramp that once connected the inbound 11th Street Bridge to the westbound Southeast/Southwest Freeway.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:26am EDT

Two hurt in Montgomery County school bus crash

Two people are hurt after a school bus and another vehicle collided on U.S. 29 in Montgomery County Thursday morning.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 07:26am EDT

Metro to suspend weekend track work during Cherry Blossom Festival

For the third year, Metro will suspend weekend track work during the Cherry Blossom Festival.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 05:18am EDT

Driver charged twice for ticket on his rental car

A driver who received a ticket on his rental car for an expired meter got charged twice for the ticket, an issue that highlights the different rules that apply to rental cars and car sharing services.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 04:41am EDT

Major problems reported with Silver Line construction

The contractor on the project installed the wrong speakers and cables along 11 miles of the subway project and the entire Automatic Train Control system now needs to be replaced.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 12:39pm EDT

In-car cameras could reduce road rage

Angry and tired drivers on the Washington area's congested roads may be prime candidates for a new technology that could help curb road rage.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 07:35am EDT

Fewer parking tickets in Arlington County take a big toll on revenue

The number of parking tickets issued across Arlington County has been plummeting in recent years and its taking a toll on the city's revenue.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 07:17am EDT

Woman beats Maryland ticket when town doesn't show up in court

Several months after WTOP Ticketbuster broke a story that caused serious questions to be asked about speed-camera accuracy in Morningside, another driver has come forward to tell her story.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 05:14am EDT

Toll gantries rise, drivers not charged yet along I-95 express lanes

Toll gantries are slowly appearing above drivers using the existing HOV lanes, soon to be express lanes, along both Interstate 95 and 395. But tolling won't begin just yet.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 05:32pm EDT

Rosslyn skybridges closed, to be demolished

The skybridge over N. Lynn and N. Moore Streets in Rosslyn closed to pedestrians Tuesday and, starting this weekend, will be taken down permanently.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Alexandria to add bike lanes on King Street

After more than six hours of debate, the Alexandria City Council unanimously approved a plan to add bike lanes on King Street on Saturday.

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 09:04am EDT
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Two speed cameras go active in Prince George's County

A speed camera taken down in January for violating Maryland law is back online issuing tickets to drivers going too fast.

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 02:49am EDT

Rock 'n' Roll Marathon creates weekend closures in D.C.

It's that time of year again: The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon is coming to town.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 08:46am EDT

Takoma residents oppose high rise apartment on Metro property

Takoma Park and Metro officials are battling over whether a planned apartment building near the Takoma Metro will be too tall.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 04:39pm EDT

Metro to open early for Rock 'N' Roll Marathon

Metro will open two hours early to help runners get to the Rock 'N' Roll Marathon in Washington this weekend.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 12:51pm EDT

Report: Red light camera targets ER patients in Fla.

A Florida city's red light cameras are targeting emergency room patients, according to a local TV station investigation.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 11:48am EDT

Train malfunctions, delays back up Red Line Thursday

Multiple train malfunctions led to crowding and delays on Metro's Red Line Thursday morning.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 10:40am EDT
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