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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#dcrising, indeed: Wizards playoff ticket prices spiking ahead of Game 3

As the Wizards prepare to hit the court Friday for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Chicago Bulls, tickets are a hot commodity and prices on the secondary market are soaring 92 percent over what they were a week ago.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 12:13pm EDT

D.C. rapper writes Wizards playoff anthem (Video)

The Washington Wizards are young and hungry. Maybe it's a team that deserves its own playoff anthem? D.C. rapper Styme thinks so.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 12:06pm EDT

David Gregory: Reports of psychological consultant 'complete fiction'

Claims that NBC hired a psychological consultant to interview people close to "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory are "complete fiction," the journalist said on WTOP Friday -- the first time he has publicly addressed the reports.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 11:53am EDT
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Former Anacostia supermarket to become dialysis center

Nearly 11,000 square feet of the Anacostia Warehouse Supermarket building at 1918 14th St. SE, acquired by Vienna-based Good Hope Investments LLC in November 2012 for $2.8 million, will be converted into a 15-station outpatient dialysis clinic with the capacity for nine additional future stations.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 10:50am EDT

Prosecutors seek more than 3 years for Brown

Prosecutors seek more than 3 years for ex-DC councilmember, Brown seeks lighter sentence

Friday - 04/25/2014, 10:29am EDT

Newseum opens 'Pictures of the Year' exhibit in DC

Newseum opens new 'Pictures of the Year' exhibit in DC, showing best photojournalism of 2013

Friday - 04/25/2014, 10:13am EDT

As Wizards return home, they want more

The Wizards are in an enviable position in their first-round series, but they know that there is work to be done.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 10:02am EDT
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Is Bryce Harper having a hustle problem in a pivotal year?

This is the year we're supposed to start seeing him make good on all the pomp and circumstance that made him the first overall pick in the 2012 draft, WTOP's Rob Woodfork says.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 05:19am EDT

Postal workers' unions protest Staples program

Fearing privatization, postal workers protest Staples store pilot program as a 'dirty deal'

Friday - 04/25/2014, 03:19am EDT

Ticketbuster: D.C. procedure exposes thousands of Md. and Va. drivers to bad tickets

Drivers' complaints helped uncover a larger problem in the ticketing program in the District of Columbia that lacks proper safeguards to protect innocent drivers, mostly from Maryland and Virginia.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 02:13am EDT
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