More severe weather is hampering our region with a flash flood watch in effect for the third straight day for the entire D.C. area and a flood warning in effect for parts of Maryland and Virginia. Here’s what you need to know.
The Montgomery County police are investigating a police shooting stemming from a barricade situation in Silver Spring involving a 3-year-old boy and his estranged father.
A Howard County firefighter was killed while battling a massive seven-alarm fire in Clarksville, Maryland. Three people were able to escape the house safely.
It rained on Saturday, like, it rained a lot. In fact, D.C. more than doubled its previous record for recorded rainfall on July 21, which was set more than 100 years ago. Here’s how much rain parts of the D.C. area saw.
The D.C. area, including all of northern Maryland, is under a flash flood watch until 2 a.m. Sunday. The start of the heavy rain that’s expected to continue throughout the week has already impacted traffic, led to some power outages in the region and canceled the Nationals game Saturday. Here’s what you need to know.
WTOP’s news partner NBC Washington is reporting that the general manager of a restaurant in Northwest D.C. has died after he was shot in the abdomen in Atlanta on July 8.
Police confirmed the identity of a body that was found along a path in Marumsco Acre Lake Park but officers have not determined a cause of death.
Forgot to buy a ticket in Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing? Well the good news is no one won, so you have another chance to win up to $493 million.
A man in his 70s was taken to a hospital after a fire broke out at a senior housing facility in the 1200 block of M Street in downtown D.C. early Saturday morning. Firefighters say the victim was conscious, but in critical condition.
Most people who watched Monday’s Home Run Derby saw an exciting and fun event. Fans of the Chicago Cubs saw a conspiracy because of course they did.
Rain is in the forecast for Tuesday afternoon and Tuesday evening, which could wind up causing some problems for the All-Star Game. So what would happen if it rains during the Midsummer Classic? Here’s what you need to know.
While the roster might be a little bit smaller this year, here is the 2018 National League All-Star Team that will take to the field Tuesday night.
The 2018 American League All-Star team includes just one Baltimore Oriole. Are they ready to take on the National League? Here are the players.
Oriole legend and Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. stopped by WTOP on Monday to talk about everything from his charitable foundation to the Orioles to Manny Machado’s and Bryce Harper’s impending free agency.
Britain’s Prince William is the future King of England, but he is also the subject of a debate that has engulfed the WTOP Newsroom: Has he ever had a hot dog?
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.