Metro finally has some good news for its grumpy and shrinking pool of riders: Fares are likely to stay the same next year.
A group of homeowners who say they were swindled by a tree removal company say the stumps that sat in their yards for months were finally removed following WTOP’s story about the unfinished job.
The homeless camp near the Watergate Hotel has mostly been vacant since D.C. officials took aggressive action two weeks ago to clear it out. But still some people remain, saying the housing D.C. Department of Human Services promised isn't ready. (Photos)
How do you decide between a lumpectomy or mastectomy? Do you have a better chance of survival with one versus the other? A lumpectomy with radiation offers the same chance of cure as does a mastectomy – more surgery does not make things better.
“I don’t think that this one score on the PARCC tells parents that kids can’t graduate successfully from DCPS or DC Public Charter Schools,” says the D.C. Schools Chancellor. “It takes a long time. People want us to flip a switch and everybody is going to be off to Harvard. That’s not how it happens.”
Here are the must-hit, must-watch events for the holiday season.
In a new book, retired Air Force Lt. Col. Mark McCurley describes the life of a drone pilot and some of the strikes of his career.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed President Barack Obama’s nominee to lead the U.S. Agency for International Development after months of delay rooted in a separate dispute over the international nuclear deal with Iran.…
BALTIMORE (AP) — The latest on the trial of a police officer accused in the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who suffered a spinal injury in the back of a transport van…
BALTIMORE (AP) — Jury selection for the first police officer to go to trial in Freddie Gray’ s death began Monday with a judge questioning potential jurors about their knowledge of the explosive case, which…
WASHINGTON — D.C. students aren’t meeting basic standards in math and English, according to data released by city officials on Monday. This is the first time D.C.’s elementary and middle school students have taken the…
The homeless camp near the Watergate Hotel has mostly been vacant since D.C. officials took aggressive action two weeks ago to clear it out. But still some people remain, saying the housing D.C. Department of Human Services promised isn’t ready.
WASHINGTON — Amid shrinking ridership and plummeting rider satisfaction, Metro’s initial budget plan for next year would keep current fares and service levels in place. Metro staff is expected to lay out the proposed 2017…
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