A man in a Santa suit was shot with a pellet gun during a gift drive in Southeast D.C. Tuesday morning.
WTOP has many hard and fast traditions: journalistic integrity, a commitment to our listeners and readers, destroying Christmas baked goods.
"Home for the holidays" -- it's a phrase that carries a lot of emotional weight. And that's no different at the Washington Humane Society.
People do a lot of running around during the Christmas season.
On this Christmas Eve, the staff of WTOP brings you history's most reprinted newspaper editorial.
Danville Science Center uses taxidermy animals as ornaments for Christmas tree
It's the Christmas season and many homes across the Washington, D.C. area are adorned with twinkling lights and holiday decorations.
If you know where to look, these sometimes-elaborate festive displays can offer a fun, free holiday activity
Yep, you read that right. The doors won't lock. Click the links to be taken to store locators.
Christmas is a time for family bonding, traditions and gifts. But, for many, it's a time for work.
Need a last-minute gift for a pet or pet lover in your life? Dr. Katy Nelson, local veterinarian and host of "The Pet Show with Dr. Katy" has some ideas from local Virginia, Maryland and D.C. pet shops.
Those twinkling lights on homes are beautiful, but the holiday season is the time in the year where people are most likely to injure themselves in the home.
And you thought you'd heard it all.
Shopping for the techie who has everything? Check out these offbeat gift ideas
Giving a puppy or kitten to the pet lover on your list is a gift idea animal activists have long warned people to avoid. But a national animal welfare group says the fears of pets being rejected or returned are unfounded.
A woman dying of ovarian cancer planned and left a gift for her loving husband and children that they received two years after she died.
Washington County chamber's fundraiser ornament marks Barter Theatre's 80th anniversary
Montgomery County's Toys for Tots is so overstocked, the organization is offering free toys for families in need for a few hours Monday morning.
Tis the season...for returning.
'Tis the season to be jolly. Or, maybe not, according to a Consumer Reports holiday poll.
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