Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Monday that Congress will avoid a government shutdown next week despite a tea party-backed drive to take away Planned Parenthood’s funding. But lawmakers may need extra time to wade through a $1.1 trillion spending bill.
A group of homeowners who say they were swindled by a tree removal company say the stumps that sat in their yards for months were finally removed following WTOP’s story about the unfinished job.
In a new book, retired Air Force Lt. Col. Mark McCurley describes the life of a drone pilot and some of the strikes of his career.
How do you decide between a lumpectomy or mastectomy? Do you have a better chance of survival with one versus the other? A lumpectomy with radiation offers the same chance of cure as does a mastectomy – more surgery does not make things better.
William Porter is one of six officers charged in the death of Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died of a severe spinal injury he suffered while in police custody.
Here are the must-hit, must-watch events for the holiday season.
While their division is jokingly referred to as the “NFC Least,” the Redskins are tied for first with a 5-6 record and have more punch, than punch line, WTOP Sports Director Dave Johnson says.
WASHINGTON — D.C. students aren’t meeting basic standards in math and English, according to data released by city officials on Monday. This is the first time D.C.’s elementary and middle school students have taken the…
The homeless camp near the Watergate Hotel has mostly been vacant since D.C. officials took aggressive action two weeks ago to clear it out. But still some people remain, saying the housing D.C. Department of Human Services promised isn’t ready.
WASHINGTON — Amid shrinking ridership and plummeting rider satisfaction, Metro’s initial budget plan for next year would keep current fares and service levels in place. Metro staff is expected to lay out the proposed 2017…
Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County and surrounding communities. If you’d like to see your event featured, fill out the event submission form. Also, be sure to…
WASHINGTON — The holiday season is here, and it’s loaded with freebies. WTOP put together a list of free events and offers available now through December to enjoy yourself, and help entertain your out-of-town visitors. ONGOING:…
BALTIMORE (AP) — Jury selection for the first police officer to go to trial in Freddie Gray’ s death began Monday with a judge questioning potential jurors about their knowledge of the explosive case, which…
This year, WTOP wants in on your secret recipe. Submit your best combination and get a slide in our 2015 Winter Chili Gallery.
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