Watch Land Rover being destroyed (Video)

A pricey Land Rover Defender has been destroyed (and videotaped) at a Baltimore salvage yard by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers because it was unsafe and illegally imported.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 01:09pm EDT

Howard County to offer first gasoline-free buses in Maryland

With high gas prices, technology is making it possible to offer alternatives, and that's no different in Howard County.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 09:30am EDT

Silver Line test train derails west of Wolf Trap

An investigation into why a Silver Line test train derailed is underway.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 08:39am EDT
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Gansler: No HOV or HOT Lanes at American Legion Bridge

Attorney General Doug Gansler tells WTOP his vision for Maryland's future doesn't include High Occupancy Vehicle or Toll Lanes between the Interstate 270 spur and the American Legion Bridge.

Wednesday - 08/14/2013, 07:37am EDT

Pedestrian killed in possible suicide on I-66

A pedestrian has been struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Interstate 66 at U.S. 50, Virginia State Police say.

Tuesday - 08/13/2013, 12:59pm EDT
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Baby boomers will impact housing for decades to come

For decades, baby boomers have dominated the market place. Now, as the youngest members of the post-World War II generation reach retirement, they continue to play a vital role in the Washington region's housing market.

Tuesday - 08/13/2013, 05:22am EDT

Cruise control poses dangers you may not realize

Long-distance drivers and highway travelers praise cruise control, but a recent study warns drivers may want to rethink its use.

Tuesday - 08/13/2013, 04:55am EDT

DC residents can apply for free visitor parking

DC residents can soon apply for free visitor parking passes, change raises concerns

Monday - 08/12/2013, 11:20am EDT

Camera-clad vans help prioritize Virginia's roadway improvements

A high-tech van is being used on Virginia roadways to determine and prioritize which of them need to be repaved.

Monday - 08/12/2013, 09:34am EDT

Renovated Halethorpe MARC station opening

O'Malley, Cardin, to attend renovated Halethorpe MARC station opening

Monday - 08/12/2013, 08:38am EDT

Second phase of Silver Line begins

Preliminary work is under way this weekend at Dulles Airport on the second phase of the Silver Line.

Sunday - 08/11/2013, 11:21am EDT

Howard Co. weighs Capital Bikeshare program

Capital Bikeshare is already popular throughout the District and in Virginia's Arlington and Alexandria Counties.

Sunday - 08/11/2013, 09:17am EDT

Weekend Wakeup: County fairs, 95 work top potential delays

County fairs, construction of the 95 Express Lanes and road work along the new Silver Line will delay travelers through the D.C. region this weekend.

Friday - 08/09/2013, 04:39pm EDT

Jimmy Buffett concert causes delays in Va. roadwork

Jimmy Buffett is causing some changes to roadwork in Northern Virginia.

Friday - 08/09/2013, 08:08am EDT

Cab drivers want extension to sign up for credit cards

D.C. taxicabs are required to have credit card machines installed by Aug. 31, unless they receive a one-month extension.

Friday - 08/09/2013, 07:54am EDT

Wegmans steps up to feed families struggling in the suburbs

Food pantry stores dwindle during the summertime even though the need doesn't go away. And the new Wegmans in Germantown is stepping in to help a local food bank keep the food flowing to hungry families.

Thursday - 08/08/2013, 04:44pm EDT

Potomac ferry service idea resurfaces

If you could, would you ditch the car and take a boat to work? A commuter ferry on the Potomac River for passengers only is being considered once again and this time there may be money to operate it.

Thursday - 08/08/2013, 05:32am EDT

Longer waits on 3 Metro lines this weekend

Metro: passengers can expect longer waits for trains on 3 lines this weekend

Wednesday - 08/07/2013, 03:00pm EDT

Abandoned boat causes traffic delays on Beltway

An abandoned boat turned heads and caused major delays on the Capital Beltway in Prince George's County Wednesday morning.

Wednesday - 08/07/2013, 12:19pm EDT

Debate continues over the controversial Bi-County Parkway

WTOP's Hank Silverberg reports.

Wednesday - 08/07/2013, 10:21am EDT

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