Local News

Women pursuing Seven Summits share experiences in Va.

The Seven Summits Women Team plans to do what only 51 women have done: Climb the tallest mountains on seven continents. So far they have completed six.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 12:16am EDT

Orioles beat Rays 5-4 to stretch lead in AL East

Hardy drives in go-ahead run, Pearce homers, Orioles top Rays 5-4, win series and extend lead

Friday - 08/29/2014, 12:00am EDT

Kyle Pohl leads Akron to 41-0 rout of Howard

Kyle Pohl throws career-high 4 touchdown passes to lead Akron to 41-0 rout over Howard

Friday - 08/29/2014, 12:00am EDT

Group wants 'Redskins' name kept out of stadium

Coalition wants 'Redskins' name kept out of university stadium for Vikings game

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 10:30pm EDT

Md. withdraws funding for double-stack rail cars

Maryland withdraws funding for double-stack rail car transfer facility in Baltimore

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:26pm EDT

Wife of Maryland U.S. Rep. Andy Harris dies

Spokeswoman: Wife of Maryland U.S. Rep. Andy Harris dies unexpectedly

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:26pm EDT

Celtics' Green donates $1 million to Georgetown

Celtics' Jeff Green donates $1 million to Georgetown's new athletic center

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:26pm EDT

Testimony wraps up in former Va. governor trial

Testimony completed in former Virginia governor's corruption trial; closing arguments Friday

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 08:34pm EDT

Law professor threatens to challenge broadcast licenses for saying 'Redskins'

George Washington University professor John Banzhaff speaks with WTOP.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 07:56pm EDT


West Nile Virus detected in Maryland resident

West Nile Virus detected in Maryland resident; horse also infected

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:50pm EDT

Beamer gets contract extension through 2018

Virginia Tech's Frank Beamer gets two-year contract extension; now locked in through 2018

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:30pm EDT

145 arrested at protest against US deportations

Police arrest 145 migrant activists in protest at White House against US deportations

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:27pm EDT

Beretta celebrates groundbreaking in Tennessee

Officials celebrate groundbreaking for Italian gun-maker Beretta's new plant in Tennessee

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Shellfish harvesting closed in waterways

Shellfish harvesting closed in parts of Dorchester County waterways

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Veterinarian adopts dog he saved from gunshot wound

A 9-month-old boxer mix shot by her owner has a bright future after the doctor who operated on her adopted her.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:35pm EDT

Weekend pick: Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival

The sounds of jazz return to Lake Anne Plaza Saturday at the 8th Annual Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Rockville dad meets stranger who saved his life

A Rockville man is spending his 32nd birthday meeting the woman who saved his life.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:17pm EDT

Ex-DC candidate sentenced to jail for corruption

Judge sentences former DC Council candidate to 60 days in jail for lying about campaign money

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:08pm EDT

Disaster ranking: Emporia ranked nation's fifth safest place

When it comes to natural disasters, the safest county in the nation is in Montana.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 03:47pm 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
  • 9