Vintage toy extravaganza in D.C.

The Vintage Toy Buying Roadshow was in D.C. over the weekend.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 02:08pm EDT
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Get in a car accident with the feds? It's probably their fault.

Hitching a ride from a federal employee? Consider catching a cab.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Development site near Union Market up for grabs

The owners of a 3.3-acre property near Union Market are seeking buyers for their Morse Street NE site as as potential redevelopment play as the landscape in NoMa and at Gallaudet University continues to evolve.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 01:25pm EDT

Pet of the Week: Lisa, the last Sochi dog

Poor Lisa. This lovely 3-year-old shepherd mix is the last of the dogs from Sochi remaining at the Washington Animal Rescue League and she's beginning to feel unloved.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 10:11am EDT

The high cost of care: Child care rates exceed college tuition

In 2012, the average annual cost for center-based infant care was higher than a year's tuition and fees at a four-year public college in 31 states and in the District of Columbia.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 06:49am EDT
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Who will lead the Capitals?

The search begins for a new duo to lead the Capitals, and a blogger for Yahoo! Sports has some ideas.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 05:19am EDT

As streetcars return, a look at trolley-era technology

As the return of streetcars nears in the District, WTOP takes a look back at technology in the bygone trolley era.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 04:16am EDT

National History Museum's Dinosaur Hall closing for major renovation

The great Dinosaur Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History is getting a major facelift.

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 06:19pm EDT

Absenteeism gets renewed focus in DC schools

Persistent problems with student absenteeism in D.C. Public Schools are receiving renewed attention following the disappearance of 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 03:19pm EDT

Catholics rename shrine for St. John Paul II in DC

Catholics in Washington are celebrating the sainthood of John Paul II by renaming a shrine devoted to his legacy.

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 03:17pm EDT

Road closures announced for half marathon

The Nike Women's Half Marathon will close roads throughout Downtown D.C. Sunday morning.

Sunday - 04/27/2014, 08:21am EDT

DC officials drop proposed tattoo waiting period

DC officials drop proposed 24-hour waiting period to obtain a tattoo or body piercing

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Old Post Office tower to close for 2 years

The National Park Service says the tower of the Old Post Office is closing for two years during renovations to the building.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 03:27pm EDT

D.C. most expensive place to live

The cost of living in the D.C. area is expensive. But most who live in the area already know.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 03:03pm EDT

Young singer rocks the national anthem at Wizards game

Davis Gestiehr, who you may remember bringing down the house alongside Billie Joe at the Patriots Center last year during a Green Day concert, gave a stellar performance April 25 at the Wizards game.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 12:27pm EDT
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More than 3,000 expected to volunteer in DC area

Comcast to lead a volunteering effort to beautify the city in the Washington area.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 05:49am 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.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 03:51am EDT
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Hundreds tune in nightly for obscure live podcast focused on Relisha Rudd

As a nationwide search continues for missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd, a local effort to find her is reaching hundreds on an obscure internet broadcast run out of D.C.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 05:02pm EDT

DC man gets 28 years for killing taxi cab driver

DC man gets 28 years for killing taxi cab driver in Adams Morgan in 2013

Friday - 04/25/2014, 03:38pm EDT

'Dirty Jobs' host talks where to find the jobs

Mike Rowe, the host of the Discovery Channel's "Dirty Jobs," has seen hundreds of filthy, messy occupations, but during his quest, he says he noticed a more telling trend in the job market.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 12:48pm EDT
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