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Mentally demanding jobs keep people smart past retirement

A mentally demanding job can be stressful. But, it could also keep people's minds sharp even after they retire.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 01:14pm EDT

Tags: job, work, brain, education, kristi king

Bao Bao update: Pandas can get the flu too

Who knew? Giant Pandas can catch the flu. So keepers are taking special care.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 04:38pm EDT

Tags: kristi king, flu, pandas, bao bao, National Zoo

Tax tips to maximize your paycheck

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 03:28am EDT

Tags: taxes, IRS, paycheck, kristi king

Work on damaged National Cathedral begins next week

The National Cathedral will soon become a construction zone as work begins to repair the damage done by a 2011 earthquake.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 09:08am EDT

Tags: D.C., kristi king, National Cathedral, earthquake

Peterson Family Foundation donating $1M to Teach for America

A million dollar gift isn't pocket change -- that's how much a foundation funded by the developer of National Harbor is donating to benefit Prince George's County Schools and the local Teach for America efforts.

Monday - 03/10/2014, 12:15pm EDT

Tags: Teach for America, kristi king, peterson companies, Peterson Family Foundation, Prince Georges County Schools, Peterson Family, Lauren Peterson, Milt Peterson, National Harbor

Group protests Dalai Lama during his D.C. visit

Protesters outside the Washington National Cathedral Friday morning expressed their dissatisfaction with the Dalai Lama, who was speaking at the church.

Friday - 03/07/2014, 05:01pm EST

Tags: kristi king, Dalai Lama, Buddhism, International Shugden Community, Shugden

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Study: Teens' saturated fat intake can affect learning, memory

Cheese pizza, ice cream, hot dogs and hamburgers -- some of the foods most teenagers love to eat, might be changing their brains and affect learning and memory into adulthood.

Thursday - 02/27/2014, 11:54am EST

Tags: The Endocrine Society, saturated fats, kristi king

Md. delegate calls for end to drunk driving with kids in car

The penalty for driving drunk with a child in the car differs in Maryland depending on an offender's Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC), but one delegate is working to reduce the number of drunk driving accidents with children in the car.

Thursday - 02/27/2014, 09:51am EST

Tags: Sam Arora, drunk driving, Luke Clippinger, Kurt Erickson, kristi king

Tips to negotiate a lower cable bill

Saving money sometimes can be as easy as asking for a better deal. Check out some tips from Marketwatch.com about how to negotiate a better bargain on your cable bill.

Tuesday - 02/25/2014, 07:13am EST

Tags: marketwatch, kristi king, cable companies, negotiate, cable bill, wtop saves you money

Sriracha: How hot is it

Sriracha sauce is a hot trend but not too hot for your mouth.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 12:45pm EST

Tags: Sriracha, hot sauce, American Chemical Society, kristi king

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