Virginia Tech names Purdue provost Timothy Sands as president, succeeding Charles Steger
Property owners around the D.C. metro area might be smiling, but experts are scratching their heads, stumped by a steep downward trend in rat complaints.
As the region prepares for an ice storm this weekend, the Virginia Department of Forestry is reminding homeowners they should prepare the trees on their properties, as well.
Frederick leaders approve naming-rights deal for minor-league baseball stadium
After 18 years of rubbing elbows with politicians in Washington, former Republican congressman Wayne Gilchrest has returned to his roots as an educator, building bamboo fishing poles with students on the Eastern Shore.
This is the weekend many people choose their live Christmas trees. With that in mind, WTOP has tips from an expert on how to keep those trees looking good.
In this week's edition of Garden Plot, Editor Mike McGrath has poinsettia plant rules and tips to evict ladybugs from your home.
The only parking garage set to open in conjunction with the Silver Line is at the Wiehle-Reston East station, and drivers can begin reserving spots now.
Hunter Douglas adding 250 jobs at its window-blind plant in Cumberland, Md.
A taxi struck a man attempting to cross Jefferson Davis Highway in Crystal City early Friday.
Virginia Retirement System to study proposed venture to manage other public, private funds
Nelson Mandela, the iconic South African leader who died Thursday at age 95, was remembered on WTOP Friday as a man from whom anyone anyone in or out of politics could learn.
Agreement would spare Va. man death sentence if convicted of killing 3 in Madison County
Asphalt plant fire extinguished in Laurel; dozens of firefighters responded
Inbound and outbound lanes of the Key Bridge have reopened.
Blood, Sweat and Tears brings its signature jazz-rock sound to the stage.
If you're looking to get out of the house and engage in some local entertainment, there is plenty to do this weekend, Dec. 6-8.
There's much to consider as Metro proposes rate hikes.
Hamilton Relay adding 20 jobs to its deaf telecommunications assist center in Frostburg, Md.
Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony set at Virginia War Memorial in Richmond