No place in North America has attempted what Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant is about to launch -- using what you flush.
Washington, D.C., may also be the physical fitness capital of the nation.
Here's a look at some of the day's top stories from WTOP.
A historical plantation, once one of the largest bootlegging operations, makes an award-winning limoncello that rivals Italy's best.
In the midst of a fawning tribute to Derek Jeter in his final All-Star appearance, FOX and MLB completely ignored the late Tony Gwynn.
Unaccompanied minors find solace, math and other services at US schools
US congressmen file bill seeking public disclosure of money running through college sports
Maryland Gov. O'Malley, who weighs White House bid, raised $796K for his PAC in 2nd quarter
The threat of severe weather we dealt with Tuesday afternoon and night is over, but the storms left many in the region in the dark.
The D.C. police are asking the public for help identifying six people of interest in a shooting in Northeast on Sunday night.
Crews responding to 14-car train derailment in southwest Va.; no injuries, no spills
Md. commission discusses reforms related to attorneys at bail review hearings
Mother says boy who died at Md. summer camp was 'light to everyone who knew him'
Wizards send Trevor Ariza to Houston in 3-team trade; Asik to New Orleans
Jury convicts Virginia woman of arson in her 2nd trial, recommends 3.5-year sentence
Dave Brat campaign says it raised $400,000 for congressional campaign
Parents of 2 teens killed in train derailment consider lawsuit against CSX
Boston Marathon bombing suspect's lawyers want to strengthen argument for moving trial
Prince William County officials are concerned and have unanswered questions after the chairman of the board told them immigrant children may be housed somewhere in the county.
Families with children on trips to Israel are debating whether to bring their traveler home and airlines are dropping change fees as the violence continues in the Gaza Strip.
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