Power tools and manicures: A different kind of ladies night

Women from all over D.C. brought their bikes and shopping lists to a happy hour unlike any other. Instead of sipping on fancy cocktails, they were there to learn how to use table saws and work on their bicycles.

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Adults skipping many necessary vaccines

Adults are generally good about seeing that their children get the shots they need for school. But grown-ups need certain vaccinations as well, and many are skipping them.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 05:31am EDT

Ticketbuster: Woman gets tickets for license plates that don't exist

Since 2010, a Maryland driver has been getting parking tickets in the mail from D.C. for different cars with a vanity plate, none of which belong to her.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 04:51am EDT

Is a Beltways Series in store?

As October looms, see the biggest obstacles in the way of the Nationals and Orioles meeting in the 2014 World Series.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:16am EDT

DC prosecutors defer to judge in corruption case

DC prosecutors won't oppose light sentence for candidate who lied about campaign finances

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:50pm EDT

D.C. police investigate trio of sexual assaults

Three women have been sexually assaulted in the Fourth District of D.C. in a five-day span, and the police say they may be connected.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 08:41pm EDT

With new Pinea restaurant, W Hotel rethinks luxury, aims local

Pinea, the new restaurant, aims to be a destination for local diners as much as it caters to hotel guests.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 03:34pm EDT

Exclusive: Who is Robert W. Truland? We take a closer look

The D.C. region's largest electrical contractor abruptly shut down a little more than a month ago, forcing more than 700 employees to find new jobs and dozens of general contractors and sureties to find replacement firms to finish out the company's work.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:44am EDT

D.C. streetcars already making money from parking tickets

D.C.'s Department of Public Works has begun writing parking tickets at the attention-grabbing sum of $100 for any vehicle blocking the streetcar's path down H Street from Union Station to the Anacostia River.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:51am EDT

VP Biden attending Brown fundraiser

VP Biden attending fundraiser for Md. gubernatorial nominee Anthony Brown

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 08:24am EDT

2 stabbed near D.C. high school

On Monday, the first day of school in the District, two men were stabbed near a D.C. high school.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 04:34am EDT

Column: There is no Redskins quarterback controversy

Despite recent comments by Redskins great Joe Theismann, WTOP's Rob Woodfork says there is no quarterback controversy in Washington.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:22pm EDT

D.C. schools prep teachers to talk about Michael Brown

While mourners gathered for Michael Brown's funeral, school teachers 800 miles to the east prepared for the first day of class and, almost certainly, conversations about the shooting death of the unarmed black teenager.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:26pm EDT

New York tea business relocates to D.C., looks to open tea room

Jennifer Jackson of the Harlem-based company Not Just Tea has decided to take her chances on D.C.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 02:55pm EDT

What's in store at the renovated POV lounge

POV rooftop lounge at the W Hotel Washington D.C. has been closed for just more than a month, and we're now getting a better look at what the renovated lounge will offer when it reopens in September.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 02:47pm EDT

Pet of the Week: Peach

She may not be a "Georgia peach," but this little beagle is a Southern gal; she arrived at the Washington Animal Rescue League from South Carolina.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 10:15am EDT

Tips to help kids stay safe while walking, taking bus to school

As children transition from vacation to school, drivers need to be extra-alert.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 05:36am EDT

200 years ago, Washington burned

This week, Brookeville, Md., celebrates its role as the U.S. capital for a day after Capital was set ablaze by the British.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:20am EDT

Bridge over Anacostia to close for several hours

Bridge over Anacostia River to close for several hours to allow water traffic to pass

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:20am EDT

Vehicle runs off George Washington Parkway, lands in Potomac River

A vehicle and "single occupant" were pulled from the water this afternoon.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:09pm EDT
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