Sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union
TRAFFIC ALERT Southbound I-270 near Md. 80 in Frederick County reopens after a truck accident.
WTOP/Dave Dildine

D.C. chief tells latest in fatal I-295 rush hour shooting

Police now know more detailed information about the minutes before a deadly shooting on northbound Interstate 295 last Thursday. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says there was a confrontation in Virginia before the D.C. shooting. She's asking for help from WTOP listeners. "WTOP has very loyal commuter followers."

Woman dies after shooting outside Germantown Target | D.C. police officer appears in court on child porn charge | More Local News
Latest
Local
Most Shared

Sections

Hero Georgia cop saves two lives in one shift

One of his saves was a 24-year-old who had used heroin. Police say describe the night as "extremely rare."

Airbnb offers authenticity and a few challenges in Havana

While Airbnb offers authentic local experiences and cheap options in Cuba, just like it does elsewhere, several things make listings here a little different.

'Viagra for women' will try for approval for third time

A new review released by the Food and Drug Administration shows government scientists still have concerns about whether the drug’s benefits outweigh its risks.

Maryland stuns top-seeded UCLA

The win puts Maryland (42-22) into a super regional against Virginia, a rematch of the series Virginia won in three games last year.

'Doggie double' causes uproar in 'Britain's Got Talent'

Border collie Matisse was replaced by a lookalike dog for a tightrope-walking sequence during the routine in Sunday night’s live final.

Copper thefts from the rails rise with price of the metal

Last week’s heist of copper cable stripped from open-air rail tracks in New York City was only the latest example of a troubling trend on the nation’s railways.

TSP funds see ups and downs in May

May was good for federal employees’ Thrift Savings Plan funds invested in domestic stocks.

Stock Market Data delayed approx 15 min.

DOW -33.83 18,006.54
NASDAQ -10.45 5,072.48
S&P 500 -4.14 2,107.59