WTOP reporter Neal Augenstein was the only reporter at the Loudoun County courtroom when Rose McGowan entered her no contest plea to a reduced drug charge. He shares what happened behind the scenes.
McGowan agreed to pay a $2500 fine and accept the charge of misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.
With up to 20,000 federal employees living in Loudoun County, local leaders are offering some help to those affected by the partial shutdown.
The federal appeals court ruling is the first time a case challenging a politician’s use of social media has reached the appellate level.
Construction of the new 5,000-seat for the Loudoun United soccer team is on track, but will not be finished until well into the team’s inaugural season, WTOP has learned.
Virginia’s Loudoun County has been working to connect missing portions of partially existing roads, to make sure its infrastructure is ready to handle increased congestion that’s expected next year with the addition of a Metro station in Ashburn.
A leading voice in the #MeToo movement, Rose McGowan will enter a “no contest”‘ plea to a reduced charge after her arrest for felony cocaine possession. A plane-cleaning crew allegedly found McGowan’s wallet, which contained cocaine, under her seat after a 2017 flight.
The man and teen from Gaithersburg allegedly forced a driver to stop, pointed a gun and tried to get into the a truck.
Daniel Patrick Borden, 20, of Ohio, told the judge he was not a bigot and apologized to the city of Charlottesville, as well as beating victim DeAndre Harris, who was not in the courtroom.
D.C. United soccer star Wayne Rooney mixed prescription sleeping tablets and alcohol before his arrest last month at Dulles International Airport, his agent says.
Almost eight months after a dramatic flash flood swept through Old Ellicott City for the second time in two years, a major repair project is underway near Main Street to prevent another deadly deluge.
Photographs in a prosecution motion depicts evidence that could be used in activist and actress Rose McGowan’s upcoming cocaine possession trial in Virginia.
Two high-profile Virginia murder cases, in which victims’ remains were never found, have some similarities but there is one major difference: a confession.
Prosecutors in Maryland’s Prince George’s County dropped charges against the second man who was charged with attempted murder after a pregnant woman was set on fire.
After months of stalemate, the group operating the Claude Moore Colonial Farm in McLean, Virginia, was unable to reach an agreement with the National Park Service.
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.