Bill would let D.C. cab riders ignore the meter

The D.C. Council is considering a bill that would fundamentally change the way people pay for taxi rides in the nation's capital.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 09:59am EDT

Column: RG3 logo, tweets send the wrong message

Are Robert Griffin III's tweets and logo sending the wrong message?

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 09:47am EDT

Metro's Richard Sarles: No promises on Silver Line

The Silver Line project could be turned over to Metro in a soon as two weeks, sources close to the project tell WTOP. But Metro's general manager, Richard Sarles, isn't ready to confirm that.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 09:13am EDT

Metro board reacts to critical audit

Members of the Washington Metropolitan Transportation Authority's Executive Board gathered to work out a formal response to a recent audit from the Federal Transit Administration.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:42am EDT

Ticketbuster: Cheh to introduce overhaul of ticketing process

D.C. Council member Mary Cheh, who oversees all the key agencies involved in the ticketing process, will introduce a bill Tuesday called the Transportation Reorganization Act.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:36am EDT

Ben & Jerry's offers free cones

From noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday, you can get a free scoop of ice cream at any participating Ben & Jerry's.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:31am EDT

New ramp will ease commute out of D.C.

Soon, it'll be easier to take another route out of the District through a busy corridor.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:13am EDT

'Art Everywhere': 50,000 billboards turn into works of art

The country's biggest art show will be seen on more than 50,000 billboards to D.C. and other cities this summer.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:06am EDT

Director of National Intelligence hopeful increased security, audits can stop leaks

James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence, speaks with WTOP's National Security Correspondent J.J. Green.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:03am EDT

DC to consider bill on elected attorney general

DC Council to consider bill allowing attorney general to be elected in November

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:17am EDT

T. rex by FedEx: Giant skeleton headed to Smithsonian

One of the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeletons ever found is coming to the National Museum of Natural History.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:08am EDT

Report: Autopsy shows Miriam Carey shot 5 times

Report: Autopsy shows Connecticut woman shot multiple times from behind after chase to Capitol

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:00am EDT

Judge rejects request to dismiss Chris Brown case

DC judge rejects request to dismiss Chris Brown assault case, singer en route to DC for trial

Monday - 04/07/2014, 09:23pm EDT

25 years later, Potomac River cleanup still going strong

Volunteers have picked up roughly 6.5 million pounds of trash from the river since 1989.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 08:24pm EDT

Community turns out for Good Deeds Day

This was the third year the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington has held the event.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:49pm EDT

Man in video cooperating in missing girl case

DC Police: Man in video cooperating in missing girl case, but no new information

Monday - 04/07/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Norton wants upgrades to DC's golf courses

Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton seeking upgrades to DC's 3 public golf courses

Monday - 04/07/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Oprah tickets in D.C. cost as much $600

Oprah Winfrey's "The Life You Want Weekend" tour this fall includes a stop in Washington and available tickets for the show are as much as $599.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:13pm EDT

DC could see Republican mayoral candidate

DC Republican Party considering possible candidates for mayor in general election

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Research: Maryland city ranks as one of most obese in U.S.

One Maryland city may need to cut out some calories after new research ranked it among the most obese cities in the United States. The Washington, D.C., area ranked on another list.

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:09pm EDT
  • 6