Sprawl & Crawl
Officials are warning of major traffic delays around Nationals ballpark as the team hosts their first playoff game tomorrow.
The D.C. Department of Transportation says drivers can expect traffic pattern changes after the games. Most changes will involve M and South Capitol streets in southeast and southwest D.C.
Cathy Lanier, D.C.'s police chief, says it won't be like regular season games for fans who drive to the ball park.
This Columbus Day weekend brings construction delays on Metrorail and the Capital Beltway and closures along the George Washington Memorial Parkway.
Tysons Corner has seen its share of growth in 70 years, but the area's name has stuck around - until possibly now.
A board that oversees two Washington-region airports and is handling the construction of a multibillion-dollar Metrorail extension to Washington Dulles International Airport will expand by four members after a vote by the D.C. Council.
A federal court could ultimately decide how much drivers pay to use the Dulles Toll Road.
Commuters may want to add extra time Monday morning, as Occupy DC is planning a one-year anniversary protest.
A special delivery for the Silver Line slowed down commuters through Tysons Corner into Friday afternoon.
Metro is saving big money with its hybrid buses, even though the technology gets no where close to the 40 miles per gallon available on hybrid cars.
LivingSocial may not have to put down a dime for late-night Metro service to be provided after the Nats playoff games.
SmarTrip users can now sign up for a program called Auto Reload, which automatically adds money to fare cards once they drop below a certain dollar amount.
One new Maryland law requires drivers to stop at dark intersections. The other changes the requirements involving child safety seats.
Virginia planners are looking 30 years into the future and foresee connecting communities outside of what's traditionally considered Northern Virginia.
Metro now says that fishy odor reported last week did not come from organic brake pads.
Even though there were eight days with temperatures over 100 degrees and 52 days over 90 degrees in 2012 -- making it the third hottest summer on record -- the region only had three Code Red days and 16 Code Orange days.
Bumper to bumper traffic and long commutes are the norm for Northern Virginia commuters during the week, and now the public has the chance to offer its 2 cents on making it better.
For decades, there has been talk of a second Potomac River crossing. But what about a tunnel that would connect Va. 28 in Loudoun County with Interstate 270 in Montgomery County?
WTOP investigative reporter Mark Segraves says he was trying to parallel park his car Wednesday when a Metrobus driver rushed the bus up behind him, honked and flashed a lewd gesture. Segraves then boarded the bus with a camera and confronted the driver, who refused to answer his questions.
More Americans are sharing rides to work or taking public transportation rather than driving alone, according to new Census data.