Sprawl & Crawl

How to escape a submerged vehicle

Morgan Lake she didn't want to drown and was able to swim out the window of her car after it plunged into the Chesapeake Bay last Friday night. So what would you do if your car was suddenly in the water, sinking? We've got expert tips to help you survive a watery crash.

Tuesday - 07/23/2013, 02:36pm EDT

Silver Spring Transit Center repairs hit a roadblock

Repairs on the Silver Spring Transit Center are finally under way, but there's already a kink: a dispute over how the repairs should be done.

Tuesday - 07/23/2013, 10:33am EDT

Metro: 4 stations to close for weekend work

Metro: 4 orange line stations to close for weekend work

Tuesday - 07/23/2013, 05:20am EDT

Sign installation closes lanes on SE/SW Freeway

The installation of message signs on the SE/SW Freeway will cause delays for commuters over the next several weeks.

Monday - 07/22/2013, 09:47am EDT

Traffic relief comes for Mark Center commuters

Traffic is supposed to get moving a little faster around the Mark Center-Seminary Road area starting Monday.

Monday - 07/22/2013, 08:37am EDT

VDOT completes rehab of US 301 bridge

VDOT completes rehab bridge spanning Rappahannock between Caroline, King George counties

Monday - 07/22/2013, 03:19am EDT

Saving on gas as the prices spike

In the last week, prices have spiked by 14 cents. It's an increase drivers haven't seen since February of this year, according to AAA.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 07:55am EDT

Woman: Erroneous D.C. ticket came on day of Md. funeral, hospital visit

A Maryland woman who received a parking ticket in Northwest D.C. on the same day she went to both a funeral in Mitchellville and the emergency room in Columbia says she was the victim of an erroneous ticket and won't drive in D.C. anymore.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 07:11am EDT

I-95 lanes closures start Friday night

Drivers should add at least an extra 25 minutes to their commutes, if they travel Interstate 95 South near Quantico this weekend.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 04:26am EDT

From EYA to MIT: What developers plan for Walter Reed

The three teams vying for the master developer role at Walter Reed presented their broad plans to the community Thursday night, each bringing a collection of high-value institutional, residential, financial or retail partners to the table.

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 11:14pm EDT
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Inner Loop reopens after fatal crash

A fatal crash closed the Capital Beltway's Inner Loop for more than five hours early Thursday.

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 08:26am EDT

Bi-County Parkway faces obstacles, debate heats up

Prince William County officials push state officials to build both a western and northern bypass around Manassas National Battlefield as the debate heats up over both road construction projects.

Wednesday - 07/17/2013, 05:50pm EDT

Preparing cars to withstand hot weather

Hot weather can take a toll on cars. AAA Mid-Atlantic offers tips to prepare cars to withstand high temperatures and extreme heat.

Wednesday - 07/17/2013, 09:22am EDT

Man in toga greets Beltway commuters

A man dressed in a toga or possibly a white sheet, was seen walking along Interstate 495 in Prince George's County Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 03:35pm EDT

Study: Driving is one of life's biggest stressors (Video)

Stress is part of everyday life and according to a recent study, that everyday commute is a big factor.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 07:39am EDT

Vote set on Columbia Pike streetcar design

The Arlington County Board will take a vote on Tuesday to approve a new deal with Fairfax County that will move forward plans for a controversial 5-mile streetcar line along Columbia Pike.

Monday - 07/15/2013, 12:13pm EDT

Gas prices rise sharply in the D.C. metro region

Gas prices spiked last week, and the reasons are more complicated than usual.

Monday - 07/15/2013, 05:22am EDT

Farm Road landowners not satisfied with settlement

Six years ago, the Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission decided to strip a privately-owned street, known as Farm Road, in Sandy Spring, of its addresses over a survey dispute.

Sunday - 07/14/2013, 06:20am EDT

Bogus D.C. ticket tossed for woman who used app

D.C. officials say they are voiding a ticket issued in error to a woman who used the Parkmobile app to reserve her spot.

Saturday - 07/13/2013, 03:26pm EDT

Work to begin again on troubled Silver Spring Transit Center

The Silver Spring Transit Center, which failed safety tests and has come in over budget while still under construction, will see work again soon.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 07:13am EDT
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