DC officials are visiting five intersections with some of the highest crash rates in the city in search of ways to improve safety and reduce the numbers of crashes involving pedestrians, bikes, motorcycles and vehicles. See map.
The Centers for Disease Control found through a study of almost 400,000 Americans that most people engage in two or three healthy behaviors but only a handful did all five.
More than 1,000 soldiers placed American flags in front of more than 230,000 grave markers to honor fallen soldiers in the annual "Flags-In" event Thursday at Arlington National Cemetery. (Photos) (Videos)
United Airlines has started seasonal service from Dulles International to Barcelona, Spain and Portugal’s capital, Lisbon. They’re the first-ever nonstop flights to the two cities from a Washington-area airport.
Bon Appétit says it’s “so hot right now,” Business Insider calls it the “next big food trend” and the Los Angeles Times refers to it as the “craze” that “has taken the country by storm." It's poke, and it's gaining popularity in D.C.
Police are searching for a woman who may have information about the murder of a Fairfax County Public Schools employee last week.
From when to hit the road to where you can find a freebie or two, here’s a look at what you need to know throughout Memorial Day weekend.
Local insects are putting “the beat down” on stink bugs, a University of Maryland entomology professor says. But will that mean we’ll be seeing fewer of them this year?
You don’t have to battle beach traffic to get a taste of summer. There are plenty of places west of the Bay Bridge that sell and steam Maryland crabs. So grab a bib and a beer — it’s time to get cracking.
A Clarksburg man who hit two emergency responders while driving drunk was sentenced to 18 months in jail Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even when he’s struggling at the plate, Bryce Harper knows how to put a good swing on a bad pitch. Harper hit a slump-busting home run, Danny Espinosa also went deep and…
More than 1,000 soldiers placed American flags in front of more than 230,000 grave markers to honor fallen soldiers in the annual “Flags-In” event Thursday at Arlington National Cemetery.
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Police say a 10-year-old fatally shot an 11-year-old after the boys found a handgun in a home in Virginia. Roanoke police said in a statement that the boys were playing with…
The Baltimore Ravens have forfeited one week of offseason practices for violating the labor agreement on such workouts.
Check out our list, and check back with the WTOP Freebies blog daily for more free food, free events and free stuff.
In the latest Target USA podcast, WTOP's J.J. Green looks at a solitary transaction that took less than 30 seconds in Casablanca, Morocco. It's a practice that could wreak havoc on aviation security around the world.
Some 400 vehicles abandoned in 1974 sit rusting on a British military base in Cyprus quietly waiting to be reclaimed by their owners before disposal begins next years.
A year ago, Capital Community News reporter Charnice Milton was gunned down in D.C. Her family is adamant that her death become more than just a crime statistic.
TSA Administrator Petter Neffenger told WTOP that the expedited security program is “one of the best ways to improve the passenger experience.”
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