A new initiative in Arlington, Virginia, is aimed at improving nightlife safety by providing effective standards for establishments that serve alcohol.
Gentrification is a word that gets thrown around a lot when we hear about a new craft brewery or boutique shop opening in the city’s warehouse district. But what does it mean for D.C.’s residents, historically?
A man was fatally shot after a dispute with another man while working with a road crew in Southeast D.C. Wednesday.
A West Virginia National Guardsman has died in military parachute training exercise at the Suffolk Executive Airport in Virginia.
Filmmaker Scott Crawford, fresh off the D.C. hard-core punk documentary “Salad Days,” has captured the story in “Boy Howdy: The Story of Creem Magazine,” which opens locally at the AFI Silver on Saturday night.
What started as a sweet springtime hobby for a local PR pro has morphed into a year-round passion project, featuring Peeps and politics.
McAuliffe said that instead of joining a crowded Democratic field vying to challenge President Donald Trump, he will concentrate his efforts on helping Democrats win this year in Virginia — with the possibility that he runs for governor or president in the future.
The Latest on former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
Watch a video from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility as a Cygnus cargo spacecraft was launched to the International Space Station.
A 21-year-old man was arrested this week after the sheriff’s office said he broke into an elementary school during spring break and vandalized a classroom.
For the fourth time since mid-March, a pickup has been driven backward through the glass front of a convenience store in an attempt to steal the ATM.
A Silver Spring, Maryland, man was arrested on charges of abusing his 85-year-old father after police say friends found him in such bad shape they took him to the hospital.
The University of Maryland Medical System board has been under scrutiny since it was revealed that Baltimore City Mayor Catherine Pugh — who previously served on the board and in the Maryland Senate — had sponsored dozens of bills that would benefit hospitals in Maryland.
A music teacher in Annandale, Virginia, was arrested for sexually abusing two former students, Fairfax County police said.
More than 300 jazz artists will perform at venues in every quadrant of D.C. for the city’s annual jazz festival this June. “If you love jazz music, you can’t miss this,” one organizer said. See photos and video of the performers.
As WTOP marks 50 years on the radio, those who helped make it what it is today are looking back at their experiences and at the stories that have touched the nation's capital.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.
Amazon's second headquarters is coming to Arlington County. Here's WTOP's complete coverage.