Sprawl & Crawl
With commutes in the region so long, selecting the right car can make all the difference.
High-rises and mini-cities clustered around public transit and walkable communities are the answer to smooth commutes, according to a new survey of travel habits by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is calling a special session in the coming weeks to talk about the contract for the second phase of the Dulles Rail Project. The authority wants to iron out labor issues.
Leaders from the 13-member Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority responded Wednesday to claims from an Inspector General audit stating the agency has lax management and accountability, and spent public money on lavish trips and dinners.
An audit of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, the board overseeing the Dulles Rail Project, finds the organization is not transparent in its financial dealings and lacks safeguards to make sure its own rules are followed.
Friday is Bike To Work Day and more than 10,000 are expected to take part in the Washington area.
You want to get the most mileage out of that pricey gallon of gas, but what's the best way to do it?
There was a frightening safety incident on Metro's Red Line Tuesday morning, as doors on two rail cars opened while a train was moving.
The longest escalators in the Western Hemisphere are frequently out of service. At 230 feet each, the three escalators in the Wheaton Metro station stand still 33 percent of the time.
In an online survey of teen drivers with smartphones, while young drivers hear their parents warnings, they see those parents texting "all the time."
Tucked in between U.S. 50, U.S. 29 and the Capital Beltway, the Defense Health Headquarters will bring all Department of Defense military medical health care operations to a single campus. The facility will house more than 3,000 employees and is expected to be fully up and running by July.
Metro has fired a track worker because of a recent derailment at the Rosslyn Station.
WTOP's Adam Tuss is tweeting from the meeting.
Interstate 95 is 1,925 miles long, stretching from Maine to Miami. Yes, it can be boring, but a new book offers insights into places along the highway you might find interesting.
Longer commutes, fewer jobs and expensive housing are combining to have a dramatic impact on Northern Virginia, and many residents are having trouble making ends meet.
A new analysis that concludes Loudoun County could suffer a $72.2 billion economic blow without the second phase of the Silver Line isn't fazing some Loudoun County supervisors.
Metro Blue Line riders now have evidence to back their complaints of having the worst commute.
Transportation Planning Board and Census Bureau statistics rank the drives to and from work in the Washington region as the worst in the country.
Better be on your best behavior when driving the Intercounty Connector in Maryland.
Metro will continue with scheduled maintenance this weekend despite pleas to put it on hold due to a number of local events.