Changes to the SAT are aimed to make the exam a better reflection of what students need to succeed in college -- but a standardized testing expert says the alterations still won't level the playing field for students.
The $1 million winner of Wednesday's Powerball has yet to come forward after buying the winning ticket at a 7-Eleven in Springfield, Va.
World Digital Library collection grows to 10,000 items with manuscripts from Baltimore museum
Officer charged with killing girlfriend's puppy; officials say he texted a photo of dog's body
A new D.C. arts extravaganza of sorts: Emerging and local artists show their work this weekend.
The D.C. area is home to some of the longest commute times in the country, and new research is showing more time commuting back-and-forth to work can have serious and lasting impacts on your mental and physical health.
George Mason University Police are looking for more information about a threat that happened on its Fairfax campus early Thursday morning.
White House Easter Egg Roll set for April 21 and feature sports, cooking, live music, reading
5 hurt in early morning fire at Baltimore home, 2 firefighters among injured
Former Virginia Tech institute director sues 4 university administrators over demotion
Man wanted for death in Richland County arrested in Virginia
Snowstorm dampens Shenandoah National Park fire, firefighters to look for hot spots
Health enterprise zone to open in Prince George's County
The U.S. has seen a decline in farms in the last 25 years. One growing response is the rise of backyard farms.
One Maryland lawmaker wants to expand bans on smoking in bars and restaurants to electronic cigarettes, commonly referred to as "e-cigarettes."
Gov. O'Malley planning roundtable with business owners who support minimum wage increase
Two D.C. officials say they believe a case recently profiled on WTOP Ticketbuster highlights problems at the Department of Public Works and Department of Motor Vehicles where innocent drivers are forced to pay tickets incorrectly.
Eating a cheeseburger may be as dangerous as lighting up a cigarette, according to a new study.
Virginia makes nearly $1.3 million to upgrade equipment used to fight wildfires
Republican Maryland congressman Andy Harris says he believes the investigative arm of Congress should look into problems with the state's health care exchange website.