The U.S. is in the midst of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. It started Dec. 22 and shows no signs of letting up. Here’s what you need to know.
Authorities say the woman grabbed a child and attempted to lure them away from the 2800 block of Dumbarton Street NW around 4:55 p.m. on Tuesday.
Roads and sidewalks may have refrozen overnight, but the Wednesday morning commute shouldn’t be as bad. As Maryland, Virginia and D.C. emerge from the first major snowstorm of the year, another round of wintry weather may be on the way. WTOP has the details. Here’s what you need to know.
Next time you run to Giant to pick up a gallon of milk or a carton of eggs, you could cross paths with a roving robot named Marty.
A 70-year-old Maryland man was arrested over the weekend on charges that include sex abuse of two girls, rape and possession of child pornography, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.
Citing a shortfall of donations over the holidays, the American Red Cross put out an emergency call for blood donors in the D.C. area. See where you can donate.
This weekend’s storm dumped several inches of snow while most of the D.C. region slept — more than enough for dicey conditions on roadways and weekend activities to be canceled.
Some 800,000 federal workers missed their first paycheck Friday as the partial government shutdown continued. Here are just some of the stories federal workers and contractors have shared with WTOP.
“This is completely avoidable,” Rep. Rob Wittman told WTOP. “I believe Congress needs to pass ‘No Budget, No Pay.’ Get a budget done on time, when we should’ve done it, and if not, members of Congress shouldn’t get paid.”
With the government shutdown making life increasingly difficult for federal workers, those with jobs are happy for the paycheck. But what are the best jobs as the U.S. workforce heads into 2019, and where can they be found?
Prince George’s County Fire and EMS spokesman Mark Brady said the crash happened near MD-450/Annapolis Road in the median.
Sure, the District itself is open for business, but as the term “Federal City” implies, most federally funded locations are shuttered during the government shutdown. Here’s what you need to know.
You’ll probably guess where the shutdown is hitting people the hardest, but the runners-up may surprise you. See which states are being impacted the most.
A Centreville woman is dead and three others were hurt after a crash Monday night on Fairfax County Parkway.
As the year draws to a close, here’s a look at the most interesting, powerful and impactful photos the Glass-Enclosed Nerve Center has run from January 2018 to December. See them here.
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.