Happy 1st birthday, Prince George

AP Photos

The royal baby celebrates a big day as he turns 1 on Tuesday. Here's a look at the development of "Gorgeous George." (Photos and video) Full Story

The first rule of 'Fight Club' is...

Writing a second installment! Author Chuck Palahniuk is bringing back some of our old favorites in a new series coming out next year. Full Story

Hoffman didn't want 'trust fund' kids

The late actor wanted his estimated $35 million fortune to go his longtime partner and the children's mother, Mimi O'Donnell. Full Story

What makes a great sports movie?

WTOP looks at the elements that make a sports-themed movie great. Be sure to cast your votes for the best sports movie of all time. Full Story

The great wedding debate: Band vs. DJ

When it comes to wedding receptions, there is one debate that has the potential to get heated: Wedding band versus DJ. Full Story

Photo Galleries

  • From music to film, these stars changed entertainment.
  • A look at famous faces who have been stalked by crazy fans.
  • Visit a magical island ruled by goddesses in 'Amaluna.'
  • There's no monkeying around when it comes to movie monkeys.
  • New animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
  • Celebrations, travel and Fourth of July fun captured in photos.
  • Grab a blanket, food and a little wine: It's outdoor movie season.
  • June 25 marks the fifth anniversary of his death.
  • See how the world celebrates the official start of summer.
  • Think you know all about the start of summer? Think again.
  • All the glitz and glamour from the 2014 Tony Awards in New York.
  • Relive some of Maya Angelou's greatest moments.
  • The celebs and styles at the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena.
  • The stars are out for the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival. See the red carpet here.
  • Scenes from "Smokey Joe's Cafe" provided by Arena Stage.
  • The infamous Blue Man Group performs at the National Theatre in Northwest D.C. through May 11.
  • The annual awards show was held Sunday, May 18, in Las Vegas.
  • Celebrities, and their moms, came out for People en Espanol's "50 Most Beautiful" issue celebration.
  • From Bradys to Huxtables to Drapers, the road of TV history is paved with memorable moms.
  • The songs that help motivate the Washington Nationals players before they bat.
  • The American Lung Association is out with its State of the Air report. Did your city make the list?
  • Comic book cosplayers and fans descended on D.C. for the second annual Awesome Con.
  • A new exhibit at the Newseum features some of the year's best photos from around the world.
  • WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley counts down the biggest blockbusters in movie history.
  • The films and people honored at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards.
  • Submit your cherry blossom photos.
  • A local ad agency celebrated "Mad Men" with a '60s-style party.
  • Images from 'The Bachelor' casting call at Maryland Live! Casino.
  • Here are WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley's top 10 picks.
  • A look back at the life of Mickey Rooney, who died April 6.
  • The 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
  • George Takei joins the Baltimore symphony in "Sci-Fi Spectacular!"
  • The circus is back in town, and these cats are ready to show off.
  • WTOP heads to the fourth annual GWAR-B-Q in Richmond, Va.
  • WTOP ranks the greatest animated movies of all time.
  • WTOP counts down the best Hollywood romances of all time.
  • The stars were out in Los Angeles for the 86th Academy Awards.
  • Who would you crown as king? Or what about the joker?
  • Pictures from the Westminster Kennel Club's dog show.
  • Beatlemania swept the nation after the Fab Four came to town.
  • New York welcomed Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
  • The stars came out to shine at the 56th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Jan. 26, 2014 in L.A. A look at the evening.
  • The Sundance Film Festival is held in Park City, Utah. Catch a glimpse of year's event, which features independent films and music.
  • The 2014 Golden Globe Awards, Jan. 12, honored work in film and television. See the fashions and moments of the evening.
  • Television's night of honors mixed in surprises with expected winners, and ended some winning streaks while extending others.
  • WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley ranks his favorite football flicks. See whether your favorite is one his list.
  • The 66th annual Cannes Film Festival opened Wednesday, May 15. Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' is one of the films shown.
  • D.C. welcomed its first Awesome Con April 20-21 at the Washington Convention Center. The day brought out costumes and comics.
  • Snow photos from around the region.
  • Some of the shows based in or around the District this season.
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Pet of the Week


Meet Rock 'n' Roll

If you're looking for a great family dog and aren't "into" the dog park scene, Rock n' Roll might be the canine companion you've been looking for all this time.


crazy animals pig and goat (YouTube)

Videos of animals doing cute and crazy things

You won't find any groundbreaking journalism here, but hey, who doesn't love funny videos of animals? And while WTOP is still searching for real dogs playing poker, enjoy this collection of bears, dogs, cats, chickens, etc.
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