While the D.C. area was contending with a winter storm Wednesday, the National Zoo’s giant pandas were having too much fun in the snow. Watch the video.
As if the Washington National Cathedral weren’t gorgeous enough, moving lights bathed the Northwest D.C. church’s gothic interior in a spectrum of color Monday night during an event called “Space, Light and Sound.” See photos.
DuVal High School’s varsity football coach also works as in-school suspension coordinator. He’s been with Prince George’s County Public Schools since 2005 and began working at DuVal in 2011, according to a district spokesperson.
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said the Leesburg woman apparently had been clearing fallen branches the night before around her residence when the large branch fell and struck her.
Early Sunday’s collision in Seat Pleasant killed 3-year-old Grecia Sanchez Cruz and 25-year-old Brenda Merlot, both of Lanham. A third occupant was also killed but has yet to be identified.
The Transportation Security Administration reported that nationwide, the number of firearms catches went up from 3,957 in 2017 to 4,239 in 2018. That nationwide figure has been increasing each year.
“The Case Against Adnan Syed” chronicles the events that occurred after “Serial” examined the 1999 disappearance and death of high school student Hae Min Lee. Her ex-boyfriend, Syed, was convicted a year later. But the 2014 podcast later found issues with the evidence.
Mark Herring’s admission that he wore blackface as a college student is the latest addition to an ongoing story that has developed quickly: In less than a week, a party that was seen to be on the rise is now in turmoil. Two experts shared their perspectives with WTOP.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has proposed redirecting funds for rink renovations — as well as other projects — toward school repairs and maintenance, a move that has drawn criticism from rink supporters.
National Zoo veterinarians aren’t sure how Moke, a 9-month-old western lowland gorilla, got injured, but the primate curator said that the little guy has a reputation for being a “bit of a daredevil.”
Beach is currently closed between Rock Creek Parkway, where it’s diverting. Those lanes will remain closed at 9:30 a.m. and impact northbound traffic.
Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax told reporters that it’s no coincidence he’s being “smeared” by a “completely uncorroborated accusation” of sexual assault right before potentially taking over the role of governor.
Protesters gathered Monday in Richmond, and the governor was set to meet with other state leaders. In the morning, the Republican speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, Kirk Cox, said there’s little appetite to impeach the state’s embattled governor and that he should step down instead.
Accumulate enough good memories in one place, and the bond is hard to sever. After 30 years at 3400 Idaho Ave. NW, WTOP is moving on to a state-of-the-art newsroom and studios in Friendship Heights over the weekend. Throughout the day, familiar voices and other journalists in the WTOP newsroom will reflect on an era’s end — and look ahead to the next chapter.
It’s an expansion of a similar recall last month from Tris Pharma, which manufactured the medication for CVS, Walmart and Family Dollar stores.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.