A tree uprooted and toppled onto a Metrobus in Alexandria, Virginia, Tuesday afternoon.
Dennis Barrahona-Urritia, 20, was arrested at his residence in Alexandria and is being charged with sexual assault of a minor.
Some Alexandria side streets have become popular shortcut recommendations for apps such as Waze and Google Maps, leaving residents frustrated. See what the city is doing to combat the congestion.
In the first major pay hike in about 15 years, members of the Alexandria city council will see salaries increase by at least $10,000.
The Alexandria City Council voted unanimously to take the name Jefferson Davis off the stretch of Route 1 that runs north of Old Town, opting to rename the road Richmond Highway instead. Jefferson Davis was the president of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War.
Seven months after an unarmed motorist was killed by U.S. Park Police, FBI crime scene investigators returned to the intersection where Bijan Ghaisar was fatally shot.
Verizon Wireless customers in Arlington and Fairfax and Prince William Counties may encounter problems when trying to call 911 Thursday morning.
A local lawyer is filling Northern Virginia’s bagel void with his pop-up, Bagel Uprising. And he’s selling out fast.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center is ending its contract with the federal government amid local objections to holding non-criminal children in jail-like settings. Filling beds with children in the federal…
Find out where you can see early inventions as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issues its 10-millionth utility patent this week. A scavenger hunt is part of the fun in Alexandria.
Alexandria will have a new mayor come 2019. Vice Mayor Justin Wilson on Tuesday defeated incumbent, first-term Mayor Allison Silberberg in the Democratic primary,
Virginia has one of the largest populations of female veterans in the U.S., with the state now home to more than 100,000.
WASHINGTON — Significantly more absentee ballots have been cast ahead of Tuesday’s primary for mayor and City Council in Alexandria than for the same election three years ago. Through early Monday, 2,328 Democratic primary absentee…
Alexandria’s Democratic primary for mayor, the winner of which regularly wins the office in November, features the contrasting styles of Mayor Allison Silberberg and Vice-Mayor Justin Wilson.
A jury has convicted a former CIA officer on charges he spied for China by providing top secret information in exchange for $25,000.
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.