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Gambling addiction: Its powerful grip on some

Recent high-profile incidents raise questions about problem gambling and its powerful grip on some people.

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 03:06pm EST

Tags: gambling, gambling addiction

WTOP's Top 10: The best pizza and wings

Pizza and wings: Two of the most important food groups. And according to WTOP readers and listeners, getting the best of both in the D.C. region only requires one stop.

Monday - 07/29/2013, 03:02pm EDT

Tags: pizza, wings, Best of, Top 10, Ledo pizza,

Hollywood comes to Washington for the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner

This weekend, Washington's usual crowd of journalists, media personalities and political wonks will mix with a different crowd -- the celebrities they cover.

Saturday - 04/27/2013, 09:06pm EDT

Tags: White House Correspondents Dinner, politico, Rachel Nania, celebrities, parties

New scam comes from D.C., claims to be government agency

Unfortunately, consumer scams are nothing new to the D.C. metro area, but one recent scam is claiming to represent a government agency.

Saturday - 02/02/2013, 09:16am EST

Tags: Scam, U.S. Grant Office

Businesses pass on credit card surcharges to customers

Starting today, it's possible to see a surcharge on merchandise purchased with a credit card.

Sunday - 01/27/2013, 10:03am EST

Tags: credit card surcharge,

Once 'forbidden foods' have health benefits

Now there may be an even better reason for consuming foods like red meat, red wine, dark chocolate and coffee. It turns out these foods don't just taste great, they also pack some amazing health benefits.

Sunday - 12/09/2012, 07:55am EST

Tags: healthy eating

Managing stress at the Thanksgiving dinner table

Throughout the country, Thanksgiving dinner brings people together with friends, family and loved ones. However, Thanksgiving also means time spent with awkward uncles, pesky siblings and longstanding rivalries.

Monday - 11/19/2012, 05:07am EST

Tags: Thanksgiving, stress,

'Before I Die': A public art 'bucket list'

A new "interactive art" project is letting people share the items on their "bucket list."

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 05:32pm EDT

Tags: bucket list, public art, New Orleans, mural,