WTOP takes on the Wizards' shootout (Video)

It's a day for bragging rights in Washington as the Wizards hosted local media stations for a shootout at the Verizon Center. WTOP's J.J. Green, Andrew Mollenbeck, Dave Preston and Megan Cloherty represented us on the court.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 05:32pm EST
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Growing up Beatles: The first concert to the end

WTOP's Katie Howard recounts her mother's love affair with the Beatles, from seeing the Fab Four at the D.C. Coliseum until her death.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:25pm EST

She remembers the screaming, the stage and the hair

Judy Wheatley is an English teacher at Magruder High School in Rockville, but 50 years ago Tuesday night she was a University of Maryland student in the audience at the Washington Coliseum to see the Beatles' American concert debut.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 03:21pm EST

Column: A hard day's night with the Beatles

When the city editor told Mike Causey he was going to cover the first Beatles concert in D.C., he was flattered and very surprised, not to mention a little nervous, too.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 03:19pm EST

DC courthouse closed after small fire

DC Superior Court main courthouse closed for day after small fire

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 12:10pm EST

D.C. Safeway reopens after mouse, rat infestation

A Safeway in Northwest D.C. has reopened after being closed for three days because of mice.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 11:32am EST

Micro apartments pitched for Patterson Mansion by Dupont Circle

A new developer has stepped in with plans to convert the historic Patterson Mansion by Dupont Circle into micro apartments after a previous concept to turn the building into a boutique hotel received a cool reception from D.C.'s Historic Preservation Review Board late last year.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 11:31am EST

Alvin Ailey captivates audience with performance

The most unusual part of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performance Sunday afternoon at the Kennedy Center had nothing to do with the dancers onstage. It had to do with the audience.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 09:57am EST

Police: Passenger pepper-sprays Metrobus driver

Police: Passenger pepper-sprays Metrobus driver, flees at bus stop

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 08:00am EST

Is Internet risk to young people real or hype?

Today is Safer Internet Day. One topic will be distinguishing the differences between risk and harm to young people.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 07:53am EST
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State dinner menu: beef, caviar and Mary J. Blige

White House state dinner for French President Hollande to feature beef, caviar, Mary J. Blige

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:24am EST

Report: Many more DC students taking AP exams

Report: Number of DC public high school students taking an AP exam dramatically increases

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:10am EST

Law professor: Snyder has 'got to break' over team name

GWU professor John Banzhaf says the legal challenges against the Washington Redskins over the team name are working on three tracks.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 12:56am EST
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Traffic advisories issued for Beatlemania, state dinner

The Beatlemania event at the Washington Coliseum will close streets near the venue Tuesday.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 06:04pm EST

Pet of the Week: Easy Peasy

Looking for a friendly canine companion who's sure to get noticed? Easy Peasy is your girl.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 04:28pm EST

D.C.-area housing prime real estate for 'hipster flipping'

Six of the Top 10 ZIP codes for investors to buy a house or condo, renovate it and flip it to "hipster buyers" are in the Washington area.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 12:10pm EST

'Star-Spangled Banner' flag and lyrics headed for reunion

The year 2014 will see a series of events leading up to September's 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore, when the British attacked Fort McHenry but had to retreat, which inspired the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner."

Monday - 02/10/2014, 07:46am EST

Georgetown gets $10M gift for social innovation

Georgetown University receives $10 million to create innovation hub to tackle social problems

Monday - 02/10/2014, 06:31am EST

'Butt-shaking' potholes cost big bucks

Multiple rounds of snow, ice and freezing rain have taken a toll on the roads -- and, by extension, pocketbooks.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 04:39am EST
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