4 shot near Verizon Center Halloween night

Three people were shot near the Verizon Center in the District Halloween night.

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Judge suggests it's OK for Redskins to sue Indians

Judge suggests he'll allow the Washington Redskins to sue Native Americans to protect name

Friday - 10/31/2014, 09:10pm EDT

Parking agencies get tickets in D.C. too

City employees -- including DDOT workers -- are not exempt from parking tickets. Just last week, a government vehicle blocking traffic was issued a $100 ticket.

Friday - 10/31/2014, 07:32pm EDT

Former Fla. Congressman has record expunged

Former Fla. Congressman who pleaded guilty to cocaine charges has record expunged

Friday - 10/31/2014, 06:10pm EDT

D.C. mayor candidates make last pitch to voters

Candidates for D.C. mayor are asking residents what values they want in a leader as they try to woo undecided voters in the final days before Tuesday's general election.

Friday - 10/31/2014, 03:25pm EDT

Man swings ax at DC officer in unprovoked attack

DC police say they are on 'extremely high alert' after ambush by ax-wielding man

Friday - 10/31/2014, 03:03pm EDT

Nurses plans 1-day strike at Northeast D.C. hospital

Nurses at Providence Hospital in Northeast D.C., plan to hold a one-day strike Nov. 12 to protest what they are calling inadequate Ebola preparedness.

Friday - 10/31/2014, 10:10am EDT

Toll Brothers' Union Place project approved

Toll Brothers' expansion into D.C.'s crowded multifamily arena got a boost Thursday with the D.C. Zoning Commission's tentative approval of a 525-unit apartment building planned for 200 K St. NE in NoMa.

Friday - 10/31/2014, 05:00am EDT

D.C. Police Chief Lanier on the concealed-carry gun law

WTOP's Bruce Alan reports

Friday - 10/31/2014, 02:37am EDT


What you need to know about local leaf collection

Here, we round up the latest for this year's collection program.

Friday - 10/31/2014, 02:21am EDT

Uber delivering kittens for National Cat Day

Cat fans, rejoice! Wednesday is National Cat Day, and Uber is offering kitten deliveries in exchange for a donation.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 06:32pm EDT

D.C. rethinks its central library plans, goes bigger

The District's big plans for its overhauled central library have expanded, though a mixed-use addition remains an option for the downtown landmark.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 02:51pm EDT

Metro: riders will wait longer for weekend trains

Metro says riders will wait longer than usual for trains this weekend.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 12:56pm EDT

Jailed reporter's family asks Iran to release him

The family of a Washington Post reporter jailed without charge in Iran since July is urging authorities in Tehran to release him.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 12:35pm EDT

2 tricky commutes ahead for D.C.-area drivers

Drivers in the D.C. area may run into some tricky commutes over the next few days, with both Halloween and a time shift.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 11:08am EDT

Zombie foreclosures up in Washington

There are significantly more "zombie foreclosures" in the Washington area than there were a year ago.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 11:04am EDT

2nd fatal stabbing in DC neighborhood this month

2nd man fatally stabbed in DC neighborhood this month

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 10:15am EDT

D.C. voters to consider legalizing pot Tuesday

Personal experiences shape views on marijuana legalization in D.C. as voters are to consider a ballot measure Nov. 4.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 08:48am EDT

DC man gets 18 years in rape of acquaintance

DC man gets 18 years in prison after pleading guilty in rape of acquaintance

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 07:30am EDT

Friends remember Ben Bradlee as lion of journalism

Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee remembered as lion of journalism in funeral service

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 03:52pm EDT
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