Common Core bickering heats up as standards take effect; buyer's remorse hits policymakers?
Hold the champagne: Improved US eating habits still aren't great; rich-poor diet gap has grown
Famed tenor Placido Domingo is the closing act at London festival
Common Core standards adopted by some states, rejected, repealed by others as debate continues
Sony eager to woo Japanese with Dragon Quest, other software for PlayStation 4 home console
WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath calls falling trees and tree limbs "one of the biggest dangers of being outdoors."
Area colleges are back in session, which means many students are gulping down coffee and cramming for tests. New data show one local school is among the top in the nation with the caffeine jitters.
$2.4B Revel Casino Hotel begins its shutdown after just over 2 years in Atlantic City
Colorful floats fill streets for NYC West Indian Day Parade, marred early on by nearby slaying
Famed Brazilian designer Sergio Rodrigues, creator of the 'Mole' armchair, dies in Rio at 86
Tropical depression forms off Gulf coast of Mexico; 3-6 inches rain predicted for some areas
Visitors asked to be cautious as elk rut begins in Yellowstone National Park
Maine expecting colorful fall foliage season as summer winds down
Olympic National Park bans drones after national directive, citing risk to visitors, wildlife
Sundance Mountain Resort to add 3rd longest zip line tour in country
No animal shows planned for redesigned facility at Florida aquarium featured in 'Dolphin Tale'
Showboat casino closes after 27 years of Mardi Gras on Atlantic City Boardwalk
AP Photos: Fashion photo shoot with acid attack victims draws wide attention in India
Philadelphia museum to display 6,500-year-old human skeleton rediscovered in storage room
Scientists show how wind and ice move 'sailing rocks' across Death Valley lake bed
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