Below-normal temperatures have swept across much of the continental United States, and the early arctic invasion could be the first of many. Research links autumn snow cover on the opposite side of the planet to colder, harsher winters in the Northern Hemisphere.
The case of a Georgetown rabbi accused of secretly recording women as they undressed for a spiritual cleansing might not go to trial.
Lawyers begin 3 days of hearings in new trial motion for man convicted of killing Chandra Levy
International boxing champs visited cancer patients at Washington Children's Hospital on Monday. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
A dog that escaped the illegal dog meat market in Thailand and was trying to make a new home in Maryland is missing.
Google's ad serving platform, DoubleClick, went down for more than hour this morning forcing Web publishers, including WTOP.com, to go ad free until the problem is fixed.
It took over two years, but the new Giant Food -- the flagship store of a new development along Wisconsin Avenue -- is preparing to open Thursday.
Man mails 15 live baby chicks to ex-girlfriend in DC; birds now at sanctuaries in Md., Va.
Workers cleaning up after the Concert For Valor are making quick progress.
Nurses at D.C.'s Providence Hospital are on strike, protesting what they say is a lack of training to deal with Ebola.
The group aiming to protect the Potomac River says it has come a long way, but this is an important time that will decide the river's future health.
Barre, yoga or spin? Can't decide on a fitness class to take? Now you don't have to. A new gym membership includes them all.
After 23 years of full-service pies at Pizzeria Paradiso, Ruth Gresser is tackling a new challenge: fast-casual. Come next spring, D.C. will meet Veloce by Pizzeria Paradiso, a quick-serve pizza concept the chef/owner has been thinking over for the past several years.
When pot shops are new kids on the block, other businesses aren't always too happy
The Ugly Mug, one of Barracks Row's quintessential watering holes, is attempting to expand to its second floor, though the proposal is facing some pushback from the local Advisory Neighborhood Commission.
While dogs can't cure post-traumatic stress disorder, they help troubled veterans cope and move on with their lives.
The National Park Service is urging drivers to prepare for road closures around the National Mall this Veterans Day for HBO's Concert for Valor.
Veterans Day is meant to honor those who have served the country, but a group of area war veterans plan to spend the holiday giving back.
Five people were hurt within six hours in shootings in D.C. Monday night.
Final preparations are underway for Tuesday night's Concert for Valor on the National Mall; if you're going, you should know what's prohibited
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