WTOP’s Top 5 morning stories

Alex Ovechkin is congratulated by his teammates after scoring during the Caps\' 5-3 win over the Red Wings Monday. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Good morning, Washington area — Five stories to keep you informed and get you going:

Report: Memo reveals Arlington ticket quota: A memo sent to Arlington County police officers earlier this month appears to outline a quota system for traffic tickets, arrests and parking citations. http://bit.ly/GAPHw1

New Metro map to change the lives of 100K+ commuters: Arguably the most renowned regional symbol of transportation will change this summer. http://bit.ly/GAyGym

Chicken debate heats up in Annapolis: Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen has proposed an ordinance to allow city residents to keep as many as five hens, but no roosters, on their properties. http://bit.ly/GAyQ8R

Nation’s capital in top 10 for bed bugs: The newest list of the top 50 cities might have mayors and city managers running for cover — the Top 50 Cities for Bed Bugs. http://bit.ly/GAL4ik

Job seekers getting asked for Facebook passwords: In their efforts to vet applicants, some companies and government agencies are going beyond merely glancing at a person’s social networking profiles and instead asking to log in as the user to have a look around. http://bit.ly/GAzdQP

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