The convicted child sex abuser found dead in his jail cell hours after being named a person of interest in the 2000 disappearance and murder of his victim’s mother died of suicide.
The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce recognized 20 police and fire officials who responded to the June 14 shooting at a baseball where Republican members of Congress were practicing for a charity baseball game where House GOP Whip Steve Scalise was critically injured.
A man is accused of trying to stab a pregnant teenager with a screwdriver in Virginia. Eighteen-year-old Jamar Wendell Jackson has been arrested on charges including strangulation and domestic assault.
A 44-year-old man from Shady Side is in the hospital with hypothermia after he was stranded for hours in the West River in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, Wednesday night.
A plunge in the amount of properties for potential buyers to look at also put a dent in sales, with units sold in D.C. down 12 percent from a year ago, and down 8 percent in Arlington County.
Some Baltimore teachers say computer-based tests may be widening the achievement gap for low-income students.
This spring has been anything but springlike. The National Weather Service has issued a freeze watch for much of the area west of D.C. until 9 a.m. Friday, and a wind advisory has been issued until 6 p.m. Thursday.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A woman in Virginia has been sentenced to 10 years and nine months in prison for fraud schemes including one that stole inmate identities. Fifty-year-old Teresa Gallop was sentenced Wednesday for…
Virginia Del. Glenn Davis, R-Virginia Beach, says he may run for mayor of his city.
Police have released a composite sketch of the suspect who attempted to kidnap a woman in Arlington, Virginia, earlier this month and are asking for the public’s help to identify him.
Students across the D.C. region plan to walk out of class Friday as a form of protest as they call for tougher gun laws. The walkouts mark the 19th anniversary of the massacre at Colorado’s Columbine High School that left 13 dead.
There’s more you can do to celebrate the beautiful planet we call home than simply using a reusable water bottle. Here are some ideas on how to celebrate Earth Day 2018 this weekend.
The new Entertainment & Sports Arena is on target to open on time this fall, but is still hiring for both construction and operations positions.
Grammy-winning country group Little Big Town was honored at the annual Grammys on the Hill event at Hamilton Live.
A local grocery store is launching a competition to support D.C.-area food businesses. Meet the finalists.
It’s been 50 years since parts of D.C., erupted in a wave of rioting, looting and arson, in the wake of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King. WTOP takes an in-depth look at what happened and what people remember.