Changes to D.C. school boundaries hit a bump in the road this week

WTOP's Andrew Mollenbeck reports

Saturday - 08/30/2014, 04:24am EDT

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The shop D.C.'s top chefs, foodies visit each month

It may sound like an unnecessary expense, but chefs swear by it. And more and more foodies are picking up the idea that sharpening their tools can improve their experience in the kitchen.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 06:11pm EDT

DC transit police chief urges vigilance

Metro Transit Police chief urges officers to remain vigilant, but reports no current threat

Friday - 08/29/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Plea deal could be in works for Chris Brown

Singer Chris Brown is scheduled to be in D. C. Superior Court again next week and the Washington Post reports a plea deal could be in works.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Del Frisco's $10 million CityCenterDC steakhouse is designed to be the opposite of 'stuffy'

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse may be aiming to be the latest go-to fine dining restaurant in the city but that doesn't mean they have to look like it.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 02:28pm EDT

US Book Festival adds programs on movies, cooking

National Book Festival adds new programs on movies, cooking as event moves inside this weekend

Friday - 08/29/2014, 07:39am EDT

Was Obama's clothing choice suitable?

The president wore a tan summer suit and cuffed pants for Thursday's address, and immediately the Internet lit up with shocked takes on the president's fashion choice.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 06:30am EDT

Robbers interrupt party at Chevy Chase home

A group of friends was robbed at gunpoint while they were hanging out on a back deck of a Chevy Chase home Monday night.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 03:44pm EDT

Most-affluent metros include big surprises in small places

A new study by The Business Journals has identified the Washington region as the country's most affluent area, based on its strong performances in several indicators of wealth and earning power.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 11:00am EDT

Knee Defender inventor defends after airline kerfuffle

A $22 device caused quite the kerfuffle on a United Airlines flight earlier this week and its inventor is defending it.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:49am EDT

Ticketbuster: Md. and Va. residents get tickets in D.C. during overnight hours

If you park overnight in D.C., you can get a ticket if you don't have a D.C. license plate. It's an issue for Maryland and Virginia residents frequently brought to WTOP Ticketbuster's attention.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:44am EDT

Local chefs preserve summer memories with smoke

Labor Day marks the end of summer, but several local chefs are preserving the flavors of the season by taking diners' minds off premature pumpkin-spice lattes and keeping them on summer beach bonfires.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 02:21am EDT

Charges dropped against former Redskin Davis

WTOP has learned former Washington Redskins player Fred Davis is no longer in trouble with the law.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 09:56pm EDT

Man narrowly escapes after jumping onto Metro tracks

Metro is crediting a train operator and two Metro Transit Police officers with saving a man who jumped onto the tracks Tuesday night.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 05:16pm EDT

Actor Kevin Spacey has a stint in D.C. and it's not with 'House of Cards'

Two-time Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey will be in the nation's capital soon, but not to film his Netflix series, "House of Cards." He'll show off his vocal talents at the Shakespeare Theatre in Washington for a one-night-only concert Sept. 29.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 04:53pm EDT

The National Zoo welcomes a pair of bison

Marking its 125th anniversary, the National Zoo is getting back to its roots. It's putting on exhibit, for the first time in a decade, a pair of animals responsible for the zoo's founding -- Bison.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:59pm EDT

Crumbs cupcake shops could reopen in the D.C. region

Good news for Crumbs fans: Some of the cupcake company's D.C.-area stores could reopen after a federal bankruptcy judge on Wednesday approved the sale of the company to a new owner.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 11:54am EDT

Power tools and manicures: A different kind of ladies night

Women from all over D.C. brought their bikes and shopping lists to a happy hour unlike any other. Instead of sipping on fancy cocktails, they were there to learn how to use table saws and work on their bicycles.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 11:35am EDT

Adults skipping many necessary vaccines

Adults are generally good about seeing that their children get the shots they need for school. But grown-ups need certain vaccinations as well, and many are skipping them.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 05:31am EDT

Ticketbuster: Woman gets tickets for license plates that don't exist

Since 2010, a Maryland driver has been getting parking tickets in the mail from D.C. for different cars with a vanity plate, none of which belong to her.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 04:51am EDT
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