Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013

3:10 p.m. – Janet Bodnar, editor of Kiplinger Personal Finance


Tips if you’re in the housing market

Read more: Cash In on the Housing Rebound

8:10 p.m. – Mike McCarthy, editor-in-chief, DC Magazine


Weekend fun: Craft beer, a hilarious souvenir exhibit and music

7:40 p.m. Christian Toto, assistant editor at Big Hollywood


‘Elysium’ starts with promising premise but doesn’t compare to ‘District 9′

7:20 p.m. Jennifer Styers, relationship expert


What is phubbing and are you guilty of this behavior?

6:40 p.m. Josh Levin, Slate executive director


Why Slate won’t use the name of Washington’s NFL team

5:10 p.m. – Joanne Kenan, health care editor, POLITICO


AETNA pulls out of several health care exchanges

3:50 p.m. – Zac Boyer, Redskins beat reporter, Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star


First exhibition game: Redskins vs. Titans

12:51 p.m. – Dave Ross, commentator


Why you can’t sleep and how you can fix it?

The Nats go to baseball camp — to help teach young kids


WTOP’s Andrew Mollenbeck reports

Gio Gonzalez


Nationals Pitcher Gio Gonzalez signs autographs before the start of the baseball camp. (WTOP/Andrew Mollenbeck)

Poverty lives a lot closer to you than you think


WTOP’s Kate Ryan reports

Data Doctors


Screencasting made easy

12:30 p.m. – Jeff Gilbert, CBS News reporter


The safety of small cars

12:10 p.m. – Nycci Nellis, The List Are You On It


The fifth annual DC Beer Week

11:30 a.m. – Barry Bagnato, CBS News correspondent


What’s fueling increased demand for heroin?

11:10 a.m. – WTOP’s Redskins Beat Reporter George Wallace


Redskins open preseason Thursday night.

10:40 a.m. – Jim Tankersley, Washington Post economic policy correspondent


D.C. sees a building boom, but not an increase in employment.

10:10 a.m. – Charles Passy, staff writer, The Wall Street Journal Digital Network


What’s the future of debit cards?

Washington Redskins great, Dexter Manley visited the WTOP studio and talked about his thoughts on the team as they head into their first preseason game and his interesting plans for the evening instead of watching the game.

9:10 a.m. – Dexter Manley, former Washington Redskins player


The Washington Redskins play their first preseason game on Thursday against the Tennessee Titans

Dexter Manley (Sarah Beth Hensley/WTOP)

Washington Redskins great, Dexter Manley chats with WTOP’s Kristi King at WTOP.

Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling describes the race for governor in Virginia as “disgusting.”

He spoke with WTOP and expressed his disappointment in the campaign between Republican Ken Cuccinelli and Democrat Terry McAuliffe.

“It’s pretty much just millions of dollars being spent on name calling and mudslinging that’s really not what the people of Virginia want or deserve,” he says.

Bolling says he considered running for governor as an independent, but at this point it’s too late for him to enter the race.

8:40 a.m. – Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling


The venomous Virginia gubernatorial race.

7:40 a.m. – Angela Stent, Georgetown University, director, Center for Eurasian, Russian & East European Studies


Granting Edward Snowden asylum was more important to Russia’s president than President Barack Obama’s visit.

7:10 a.m. – Jonathan Allen, senior Washington correspondent, POLITICO


President Obama is taking heat on how to stop sexual assaults in the military.

Post 9/11 al-Qaida a different beast


WTOP’s National Security Correspondent J.J. Green reports.

Benefits, drawbacks come with video game play, study finds


WTOP’s Dick Uliano reports. <a href="">Read more from ScienceDaily</a>.

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