Getting and using free Wi-Fi in the D.C. area

Where to find free, reliable Wi-Fi connections in the D.C. area as well as some of the more outside-the-box options.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 03:13pm EDT

DC bill would ban suspension of pre-K students

DC Council to consider banning suspension, expulsion of pre-kindergarten students

Monday - 07/14/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Pennsylvania Avenue is in a slump, but there's a plan to breathe new life into it

Pennsylvania Avenue, between the White House and the U.S. Capitol, is in a down period.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 02:10pm EDT

More than 150 Corcoran employees face layoffs as mergers loom

About a third of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art and Design's 465 employees are slated be laid off as soon as mid-August.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 12:46pm EDT

How did Edgar Allan Poe really die?

Edgar Allan Poe's lifeless body has been found in a gutter, yet signs of the reclusive writer have been found all over Baltimore. A team of muckraking journalists sift through the clues to find out what happened to him.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Column: Pierce signing adds intrigue to Wizards

Paul Pierce may not be the superstar he once was, but his signing with the Wizards marks a sea change in how free agents view Washington.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 11:19am EDT

Pet of the Week: Scooter

Scooter is a darling little Southern gentleman, and he's available for adoption from WARL.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 10:36am EDT

D.C.'s hot new dining trends

WTOP sat down with Laura Hayes of Dining Bisnow to talk about the hottest dining trends in the District.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 08:42am EDT

Bill would minimize pre-K suspensions in DC

Bill to minimize pre-K suspensions in DC; report found 181 suspensions of 3- and 4-year-olds

Monday - 07/14/2014, 07:30am EDT

Report documents hazards at D.C. homeless shelter

Relisha Rudd's disappearance sparked an in-depth Washington Post investigation into the shelter that turned up serious problems, including filthy conditions and abusive workers.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 05:12am EDT

Major parking ticket crackdown begins in D.C. this week

Starting Monday, ticket writers in the District of Columbia will crack down on illegal parking along the H Street-Benning Road corridor from the Hopscotch Bridge to the old Spingarn High School.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 04:45am EDT

A different kind of bike race: The Brompton U.S. Championship

A world away from the Tour de France, the Brompton U.S. Championship took place on Sunday afternoon at RFK Stadium.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 02:38am EDT

Everything you need to know about biking in D.C.

The number of cyclists is growing in a town known for its traffic. And while this trend is great for the health of environment and the health of District residents, it has caused some tension between motorists, pedestrians and cyclists.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 01:29am EDT

4 shot in 2 incidents in D.C. Sunday night

Four people were shot in two incidents on the District Sunday night.

Sunday - 07/13/2014, 11:41pm EDT

Man sought for attempted sexual assault in D.C.

The man is described as black, 5'7" with a slender build. He has a medium to dark complexion, a narrow face, and is about 24 years old.

Sunday - 07/13/2014, 02:34pm EDT

Va. delegate wants drivers to use hands-free devices

Similar laws are on the books in D.C. and Virginia.

Saturday - 07/12/2014, 02:36pm EDT

Man indicted in fatal shooting of Howard student

Rasdavid Lagarde of northeast Washington was arrested last fall in the fatal shooting of 22-year-old Omar Sykes, a senior business marketing major.

Saturday - 07/12/2014, 01:41pm EDT

DC mayor vetoes $10.6 billion budget

DC mayor vetoes $10.6 billion budget, citing streetcar funding, yoga and gym tax

Friday - 07/11/2014, 06:08pm EDT

Smithsonian to host World Cup watch party in DC

Smithsonian to host viewing party for the final match of the World Cup

Friday - 07/11/2014, 05:49pm EDT

DC mayoral nominee's parents burglarized

Burglar posing as cable worker steals property from home of DC mayoral nominee's parents

Friday - 07/11/2014, 04:20pm EDT
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