Ticketbuster: D.C. procedure exposes thousands of Md. and Va. drivers to bad tickets

Drivers' complaints helped uncover a larger problem in the ticketing program in the District of Columbia that lacks proper safeguards to protect innocent drivers, mostly from Maryland and Virginia.

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Singer Chris Brown's DC trial delayed for months

Singer Chris Brown's DC assault trial is delayed for months; judge says singer to stay jailed

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 10:18pm EDT

Washington Nationals' Zach Walters has 'Frozen' at-bat songs

Washington Nationals' Zachary Walters is not bashful about his love of the Disney animated movie "Frozen." In fact, he is using it to help him get pumped up at games.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 11:21am EDT

2 hurt in D.C. school bus accident

Two people were hurt in a school bus accident in Southeast.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 10:11am EDT

D.C.'s last video rental store prepares to close

As Potomac Video in Chevy Chase prepares to close its doors this spring, D.C. is losing not only the last remaining brick and mortar video store, but also the expertise that distinguishes this neighborhood institution from big box competitors.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 10:09am EDT

Twilight Tattoo showcases US military pageantry

US Army units prepare for another season of Twilight Tattoos showcasing military pageantry

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 07:20am EDT

DC plans public meeting on MLK library renovation

DC officials ask for public's ideas on renovation of Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 07:07am EDT

Family worries American in Egyptian prison will die soon

Family and friends worried about the health of Mohamed Soltan, a 26- year-old American held for more than 235 days in an Egyptian prison, are calling for his release.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 03:39am EDT

DC corrections officer charged with bribery

Federal prosecutors say a corrections officer at a Washington jail has been charged with smuggling a cellphone to an inmate for money.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 12:17am EDT

American U. investigates fraternity's offensive emails

Emails and text messages that included talk about raping women and doing drugs, as well as racist, sexist and homophobic language, have prompted an investigation at American University.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 12:09am EDT

Police ask for help locating missing 13 year old

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:51pm EDT

WTOP wins five Edward R. Murrow awards

The Radio Television and Digital News Association has recognized WTOP's outstanding journalism with five regional Edward R. Murrow awards.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Zoo launches 'endangered song' to help save tigers

National Zoo launches 'endangered song' with Oregon band to help save endangered tigers

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 04:04pm EDT

Area high schools named among nation's best

High schools in Fairfax and Montgomery counties have landed on the U.S. News and World Report's annual list of the Best High Schools.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:32pm EDT

Museum sleepovers give kids a new perspective of history

It's like a scene out of the Night at the Museum movies -- kids between the ages of 8 and 12 can bring a chaperon and stay overnight in either the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum or new this year, the American History Museum during selected dates this summer.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 11:44am EDT

Chris Brown's trial on assault charge delayed

Singer Chris Brown's trial on assault charge in DC delayed until later this week

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 11:20am EDT
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Pet(s) of the Week: Chickadee and Baby Bird

Say hello to Chickadee and Baby Bird, two darling 8-week-old kittens.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:01am EDT

Is less more in health care? What hospitals are doing to convince you that testing isn't necessary

Institutions around the region embrace an American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation initiative, "Choosing Wisely," which has pushed for doctors and patients alike to question certain tests and procedures, and potentially take a bite out of the estimated $765 billion in annual health care waste.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:44am EDT

Two men shot near National Zoo

Police have confirmed two people were shot near the National Zoo Monday afternoon.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 03:48am EDT
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Missing 14-year-old girl found safe

A 14-year-old District girl was found safe on Monday after she disappeared on Friday, police say.

Monday - 04/21/2014, 08:15pm EDT
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