The fire is at 3705 S. George Mason Drive, which is close to Va. 7.
The Three Mile Island nuclear reactor partially melted down 40 years ago on March 28, 1979. See photos from the disaster.
The northbound lanes of a major stretch of the George Washington Parkway in Virginia will remain closed through the weekend as road crews and engineers assess a large sinkhole that opened up underneath the road following heavy rain Thursday night.
The funeral for former Maryland Gov. Harry R. Hughes will be held Thursday in Annapolis.
While you’ll lose an hour of sleep going into Daylight Saving Time, the benefit will be that the days will start to get longer.
A pedestrian is dead after being struck and killed Tuesday morning by a hit-and-run driver on the ramp from eastbound Va. 7/Leesburg Pike to the Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway in Fairfax County, Virginia.
More than 173,000 pounds of frozen boneless pork rib patties have been recalled because they may contain glass or hard plastic.
A snowstorm slammed the D.C. area Wednesday, closing schools and federal offices in the District and the surrounding Virginia and Maryland suburbs. See photos.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he’s convinced he’s not in a 1984 photo that showed a person in blackface and another in a KKK robe. See photos of a Virginia protest over the yearbook photo.
A man is dead and a woman and a 5-year-old boy are in critical condition after a Glen Burnie, Maryland, fire just before midnight Wednesday. The fire was one of five that kept Maryland and Virginia firefighters busy early Thursday: Firefighters rescued eight from an apartment building in Fairfax County. Fires also were reported in Herndon, Germantown and Oxon Hill.
The wind chill advisory from 9 p.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday follows a snow squall and and “flash freeze” that complicated a wintry Wednesday afternoon around the D.C. area.
Both Prince George’s and Montgomery counties saw the number of alcohol-impaired traffic fatalities double. In Prince George’s County, 34 people died in 2017, compared with 17 in 2016. In Montgomery County, eight died in 2017 and four in 2016.
In one week, WTOP’s news operation will be running from its brand-new Glass-Enclosed Nerve Center in Maryland. This week, as we get set to make the move, we’re flashing back on some memorable moments in the WTOP’s D.C. newsroom. Today, what happens when the computer system crashes.
It’s the largest percentage rise since 1991, when postage increased from 25 to 29 cents. A book of Forever stamps now costs $11.
The historic Adas Israel Synagogue was moved from its current storage location at 3rd and G streets Northwest to 3rd and F streets. See the video of the massive move.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.