An $150 million overhaul of the George Washington Parkway, including a rework of the interchange with Virginia Route 123, is moving forward.
Residents at Ingleside at Rock Creek Retirement Living, in Northwest D.C., are being instructed to take extra caution after a confirmed diagnosis of Legionnaires’ disease.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced Tuesday that state employees will get 60 paid parental leave days after their child’s birth or the adoption of a child under 6-years-old. The additional paid leave time is to be granted after the employee has used up their annual and personal leave time.
Franklin Freddy Meave Vazquez, 27, was charged with murder and attempted murder in connection with the attack Sunday on the Virginia-based fishing vessel Captain Billy Haver.
The vehicle likely sustained damage to the front driver’s side, police said in a news release on Tuesday.
As overall crime in D.C. has declined slightly, the number of homicides in the District so far this year has risen, surpassing all the killings for 2017, according to statistics released by D.C. police.
The shooting occurred Sunday, when a crime-suppression unit “came up on the suspect,” but police haven’t released further details.
The boy’s ambulance overturned after being struck by a drunken driver in North Carolina. A 27-year-old is charged with driving while intoxicated and without a license.
A water main break in the 3500 block of 6th Street in Southeast D.C. created a major sinkhole Tuesday morning — one that caused vehicles to teeter on the edge of crater. DC Water says it will take eight to 10 hours to fix. See photos.
Citing crime data released Monday, The Baltimore Sun reports that the 342 homicides in the city last year yielded a homicide rate of 56 per 100,000 people.
Mia Rhinehart was last seen wearing a white shirt with flower design, bluejeans, and a black, hooded sweatshirt. Hey family are concerned for her physical and emotional welfare.
Fire department spokeswoman Blair Skinner told news outlets that the employee was hospitalized Monday after being hit downtown.
Concerned residents joined police in a neighborhood crime walk on Benning Road, in the Northeast D.C. neighborhood where four people were wounded in a shooting Friday — and another shooting occurred.
A 3-year-old pit bull named Dallas who was rescued from a fighting ring in Canada is set to become a drug-sniffing police dog in Virginia.
A judge wants a grand jury to consider the case of a man who told police he poured gasoline on his disabled wife and set her on fire in Norfolk, Virginia.
There are about a thousand medical volunteers who help during the October race. Getting that many strangers on the same page for a massive one-day event isn’t easy, but it’s gratifying work for the many involved.
The proliferation of smartphones and social media have provided more avenues for online predators to target children. In the WTOP series, “Preventing Online Predators,” WTOP goes behind the screen with undercover detectives who work to identify and track down child predators on the internet and speaks to a family about how their teen daughter was targeted.
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WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley ranks the Best Movies in Every Genre.