Sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union
TRAFFIC ALERT Only the right lane of southbound I-270 near Md. 80 in Frederick County gets by 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
Most Shared


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.

Report: Survivors yell for help in China boat sinking

Rescuers pulled out survivors after hearing cries for help from inside a capsized ship that went down in a storm on China’s Yangtze River, state broadcaster CCTV said.

More companies likely to track your fitness

Don’t be surprised if your boss asks you to wear a fitness tracking device such as a Fitbit.

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.

June Entertainment Guide

As we enter June, it’s time for our “Top of the Month” Entertainment Guide.

Don’t take a seat: Panel says you should stand for 2 hours

British experts are recommending office workers stand for at least two hours a day, in a warning against the dangers of prolonged sitting.

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 -22.85 18,017.52
NASDAQ -5.77 5,077.16
S&P 500 -2.91 2,108.82