During a trip from Morocco in February, WTOP National Security Correspondent J.J. Green witnessed a traveler breeze through an airport security checkpoint after bribing a police officer. The impact of that transaction may never be known, but just the existence of the practice is endangering aviation security around the world.
Despite reports last year that the Alexandria Topgolf would be closing, the reality is much less certain.
The Virginia Department of Health reports there are 18 known cases of the Zika virus in the state. Half of those infected live in the northern region of the state.
It’s Hepatitis Awareness Month and the CDC wants busy baby boomers to add one more item to their to-do list for May: Get tested for hep C.
Here are some fun things to put on your calendar for the month of June.
Katie Couric has reversed course and taken responsibility for misrepresenting the response of gun rights activists to a question she poses in a new documentary on the issue.
In 1859, Big Ben rang for the first time in London, in 1907 the first taxis began operating in New York, and in 2008 Usain Bolt breaks the world record in the 100 meter sprint in 9.72 seconds.
After the political conventions, the presidential nominees will undergo top-secret CIA intelligence briefings. Former CIA Director Michael Hayden says these revelations are known as “aw s—” moments when it comes to candidates’ foreign policy views.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is condescending. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid veers from friendly in private to nasty before TV cameras. And one of Washington’s leading conservatives backstabs fellow Republicans. Those portrayals come…
Advocates for low-income Virginians say more must be done to prevent poor people from losing their driver’s licenses because of unpaid fines and court costs.
A 9-year-old girl was in critical condition after nearly drowning in a northeast Baltimore creek.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has scored big for his new Nickelodeon series that launches Friday. Newton brought 10-year-old Rosie Smolowitz to the White House to interview Michelle Obama for the cable…
Police in Cumberland say they have tentatively identified a body found in the North Branch of the Potomac River as that of a 21-year-old city man who had been missing for more than two weeks.
The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office arrested 26-year-old Jeffrey A. Craun Jr. on a murder charge in connection with the death of 26-year-old Zachary A. Porter.
Memorial Day weekend events from around the nation captured in photos.
New research may change the way you deal with ticks.
If you find a bottle of Pepsi with a pizza emoji on it, it’s worth a free pizza at Pizza Hut through Aug. 31.
Before you pack your bags for your summer vacation, you should consider loading your smartphone with free apps which can save you time and money on your trip.
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