A Charlottesville high school student is suing school officials over a summer soccer practice after which, he says, he suffered heat stroke.
WTOP’s Senior Sports Director Dave Johnson says all the carefully worded statements from University of Maryland officials regarding the death of Jordan McNair won’t bring the 19-year-old offensive lineman back to life.
The warm weather continues into day six of the D.C. area’s heat wave. Paired with only a slight chance of storms, the forecast makes for good Fourth of July celebrations.
On the third day of the D.C. region heat wave, the National Weather Service canceled a heat advisory that was set to expire at 8 p.m. But the heat should still be taken seriously. Here’s what you need to know.
The D.C. area is experiencing a heat wave that doctors want you to take seriously. Here are the signs that point to heat-related illnesses and how to respond to them.
The D.C.-area is under an “Excessive Heat Warning,” which means dangerously high temperatures through 11 p.m. Saturday. A local doctor warns that this oppressive heat is nothing to mess — it can be deadly.
Despite the heat, Together 2016 drew thousands of Christians to Washington Monument on Saturday.
The D.C. metro area is in the middle of a stretch of hot weather. Here are the warning signs of heat stroke and exhaustion, as well as tips on how to keep children, and yourself, cool and safe.
Staying out in the heat and humidity too long with improper hydration can cause dizziness, a headache, cramping or nausea — all signs of heat exhaustion as well as heat stroke, which is far more serious.
Remember these tips as you’re working on your tan and hitting the waves.
WASHINGTON — The polar freeze of winter has evolved into the dog days of summer — and experts warn extreme heat can be just as dangerous as extreme cold. Children and the elderly are most…
You should never leave your kid unattended in the car.
The first Maryland heat-related death of 2013 happened in Howard County, state authorities announced Wednesday.
These helpful tips will help you make sure children are safe.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.