Under a new regulation, Montgomery County residents will pay the same fee that contractors do when dropping off large amounts of yard waste at the local dump - or, as they prefer to call it in Montgomery County, the "transfer station."
Police arrested a Northern Virginia doctor as part of a drug investigation.
Md. state trooper shoots, wounds pit bull after it bites her on foot
Staging a home can make it or break it when it comes to selling a property. A local stager offers tips and advice to get your house off the market.
Homeowners in Fort Washington who were affected by a slope failure in May have already heard two plans to make them whole. On Wednesday, they heard a third.
With more options out there such as Roku and Chromecast that deliver current TV shows on an actual TV (rather than a computer) via paid services such as Netflix for example, many think paying for cable isn't worth it.
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At least for the time being, it's no longer a criminal offense to carry a joint in your pocket in most of the nation's capital.
Washington Wizards acquire C DeJuan Blair in sign-and-trade deal with Dallas Mavericks
The North American Aerospace Defense Command is conducting exercise in the National Capital Region until 5:30 a.m.
WTOP anchor Michelle Murillo moonlights as a historical reenactor when she's not working at the Glass-Enclosed Nerve Center. This is her story.
Man, woman found dead in murder-suicide in Hughesville home
Effort to find shelter for child immigrants leads to spat between Md. Gov. O'Malley and Obama
House Republicans seek to undo DC gun-control laws, restore penalties for pot possession
Annual Md. crab bake has less political star power than usual
Judge mostly sides with prosecutors in pre-trail decisions in Bob McDonnell case
The executive director of the Virginia Port Authority says the expansion of the Panama Canal to accommodate larger ships will only have a modest impact on East Coast ports.
U.S. Sen. Mark Warner says he raised $2.7 million during the second quarter while his Republican challenger Ed Gillespie said he raised $1.9 million.
As it has for several years, a local company set out to gauge just how honest D.C. folks are.
Police in Montgomery County are asking for the public's help locating a mother and her baby.
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