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Thomas Warren hails from Inglewood, Calif.
He graduated from Howard University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Thomas
was hired at WTOP in 2008, after completing an internship at the station his last
semester of college.
Thomas wears a few different hats at WTOP. He is a producer and writer for the
weekday afternoon drive show, and weekend afternoon editor.
Thomas coordinated coverage during "Snowmageddon of 2010," the 2011 Virginia
Earthquake, and has covered Libyan and Egyptian protests at the White House.
He is also a 2011 RTDNA/RIAS Fellow.
He has taken a very non-traditional road into the news business. Amongst other
things, before becoming a journalist, and even before going to college, Thomas was a
professional baseball player. He was drafted in the fourth round of the 1997 draft
by the Milwaukee Brewers, and played four years in the minor leagues of their
Outside of the newsroom Thomas is always looking for the next life challenge
(completing his first triathlon in 2009 was a big one).
You can email Thomas at email@example.com.
Even while she was homeless, Regina Best started building homes for others.
Monday - 06/03/2013, 07:11am EDT
Military veterans took their solid foundation of service to the National Mall on Sunday afternoon, and helped build solid frames for homes to be donated.
Sunday - 06/02/2013, 05:14pm EDT
Hackers are often seen as criminals, so the last thing one would expect to hear is that local agencies are working with them. But they did this weekend and they say it's for your benefit.
Sunday - 06/02/2013, 01:21pm EDT
Virginia's tax-free holiday runs through May 31, making it the perfect time to stock up on emergency supplies before
season officially starts on June 1.
Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 12:23pm EDT
Court records reveal new details of a bloody hatchet attack that left one man dead behind the home of a former adviser to the Bush White House.
Tuesday - 05/28/2013, 09:04pm EDT
The National Memorial Day Parade brings national attention to military service members and retired veterans. It's also a day for the country to engage with men and women who've served.
Monday - 05/27/2013, 05:43am EDT
Onlookers in vehicles ranging from strollers to wheelchairs lined Belair Drive to honor service members present and departed during the town's annual Memorial Day Parade on Saturday.
Sunday - 05/26/2013, 11:50pm EDT
The playground at the Agudas Achim Congregation, in Alexandria, is 30 years old, but on Sunday morning it was unveiled to the community completely rebuilt with a new look.
Sunday - 05/26/2013, 04:46pm EDT
At the rate she's going, Candice Glover will be done with her bucket list by the time she is 30.
Sunday - 05/26/2013, 07:24am EDT
Efforts that could literally change the landscape of the nation's capital are under way.
Monday - 05/20/2013, 01:34pm EDT
Baltimore Gas and Electric's request for a rate hike would add 4 percent to electric bills and 4 percent to natural gas bills.
Monday - 05/20/2013, 04:11am EDT
Farmers' markets in Maryland will soon be more easily able to sell local wines alongside the usual fruits, vegetables, and incense.
Sunday - 05/12/2013, 04:26pm EDT
If a number of new proposals are passed in the District, it could change where you grab a quick lunch.
Saturday - 05/11/2013, 08:20pm EDT
President Bill Clinton urged Howard University graduates to continuing serving even as they achieve success. He addressed the students during a commencement ceremony Saturday.
Saturday - 05/11/2013, 05:02pm EDT
A Utah soccer referee who died Saturday from injuries suffered
after being punched in the head is a tragic example of the
increasing dangers in officiating the sport, according to veteran referees.
Monday - 05/06/2013, 11:43am EDT
The rehab on Robert Griffin III's surgically repaired right knee seems to be going well and he has the golf swing to prove it.
Saturday - 04/27/2013, 07:46am EDT
The death of a Gaithersburg, Md. man is under investigation after he stopped breathing soon after local police used a taser to restrain him during a bout of erratic behavior. The identity of the 51-year-old male will be released after family members have been notified.
Sunday - 04/21/2013, 02:04pm EDT
As the search continues for the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, those who have connections to the two men are coming forward to share what they know.
Friday - 04/19/2013, 04:15pm EDT
In the scam, customers are told their bills are overdue and that they need a specific Visa card to pay them off.
Monday - 04/15/2013, 04:09am EDT
Whether it's email or social media, many of us have more than one online profile. But what happens to them when we die?
Saturday - 04/13/2013, 04:34pm EDT