Meet Echo, a 15-year-old double yellow headed Amazon parrot who stopped by the newsroom to chat with WTOP reporters, before heading to the Super Pet Expo.
After 22 winters in Michigan, a little snow in
Washington isn\’t going to
The impact the American first ladies had on
their husbands and nation
will be explored in a new C-SPAN series, \”First
Ladies: Influence & Image,\”
airing Monday night.
A controversy continues to broil on social media sites where pet owners
say they\’re outraged at one company that censored their concerns over
recalled pet treats made in China.
Love was in the air at the National Wildlife
Federation\’s 2013 Green Inaugural Ball, and not
just for the environment.
Six inaugural balls. Three nights. WTOP Living
Editor Stephanie Steinberg is on a ball hopping
adventure. Follow her journey for inside look at
the 2013 inaugural ball scene.
The National Day of Service started with
President Barack Obama\’s inauguration in 2009
and has occurred every year since. There will be
dozens of service projects throughout the D.C.
region over the course of the weekend, and the
main event will be held Saturday on the National
Mall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sandy Hook Elementary School students will return to a new school after winter break. To help make it a welcoming environment, the Connecticut PTSA is asking for paper snowflakes that volunteers will string throughout the school.
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have been
spotted at various D.C. restaurants the the past four years. Local
restaurateurs say the Obamas dine out more than former families in the
White House and dish on what it\’s like to serve them.
If you\’re one of the lucky ones heading to the
beach for the holidays, there are a few key
pieces you don\’t want to leave in your closet.
Lisa Tumbarello, from the personal stylist group
Hire, offers style tips for travelers going
to some place warm.
Instead of learning the news in a sterile
room from a doctor, couples are gathering in
comfort of their homes with family and friends —
their eyes glued to a cake rather than a
for proof that it\’s a boy or girl.
Hundreds of Obama supporters chanting \”four more
years,\” waving Obama campaign posters and
T-shirts with the president\’s face, swarmed
the White House gates early Wednesday morning.
Barrk Obama and Mitt\’ns Romney are going
paw-to-paw in the Washington Animal Rescue
League\’s first \”Paws to Vote\” mock election.
Bridal Brokerage matches couples looking to sell
wedding with those wanting to buy one and then
takes a cut depending on the date, cost and
location of the wedding.
Bob Schieffer, host of \”Face The Nation,\”
moderated the third presidential debate between
President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts
Gov. Mitt Romney at Lynn University Monday night.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.