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Beltway clinchers: Nats, O's stand atop East

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Thanks to strong seasons and weak divisional competition, the Nationals and Orioles became the first teams in baseball to clinch their respective division titles. Full Story

Cousins, 'Skins rebound in Week 2

WTOP's Rob Woodfork takes stock of Kirk Cousins' successful debut and looks around the NFL at the surprises through two weeks. Full Story

D.C.'s official HS football kickoff

The Inaugural Pigskin Classic between Wilson and Friendship Collegiate brought together two communities and one family in particular. Full Story

The Redskins' budding QB controversy

Good news on RG3's ankle Monday ensured the Redskins a season-long quarterback controversy between him and Kirk Cousins. Full Story

Bryan Cranston: Breaking Baseball

Actor Bryan Cranston, of "Breaking Bad" fame, produced a six-minute mockumentary of a fake one-man show about the MLB postseason. Full Story

Photo Galleries

  • In our first DMV Game of the Week, Gonzaga College High School took on Centreville High School in a match-up of top-ranked programs.
  • The WTOP staff predicts the national champion, the playoff field, sleepers and the most overrated teams.
  • Jose Canseco is one of the most entertaining athletes to follow on Twitter. We sample some of his greatest work.
  • The Washington Redskins Training Camp is underway in Richmond, Virginia.
  • The inaugural DC FootGolf Open took place at LakeRidge Golf Course in Woodbridge, Virginia on Saturday, July 19.
  • The Brompton U.S. Championship bike race took place on Sunday, July 13 at RFK Stadium.
  • The Washington Kastles kick off their home season as they take aim at their fifth World Team Tennis title in eight years.
  • As the world's biggest sporting event gets underway, see photos from people around the world watching the 2014 World Cup.
  • Red Bull Global Rallycross made its D.C. debut, bringing motorsports back to the District for the first time in 12 years.
  • The WTOP staff shares their picks for a champion, how well the U.S. will fare, and dark horses at the 2014 World Cup.
  • Little League is marking its 75th anniversary.
  • Actor and Redskins fan Matthew McConaughey visits with Robert Griffin III.
  • The songs that help motivate the Washington Nationals players before they bat.
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Fan interest at a fever pitch for Nats and Orioles

With both teams in the playoffs, officials expect several requests for tickets and merchandise.

Updated 00 minutes, 44 seconds ago

Different feel this time for Redskins' Cousins

With RG3 hurt, Redskins QB Cousins getting best chance yet to prove he's starting material

Updated 58 minutes, 21 seconds ago

Redskins WR Jackson expects to play vs Eagles

Redskins WR DeSean Jackson expects to play vs Eagles: 'I don't plan on missing this game'

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:14pm EDT

QB Hoyer showing Browns are his team

His team: Browns QB Hoyer quieting critics, pushing Manziel out of spotlight with strong start

Updated 00 minutes, 44 seconds ago

Rockies rout Dodgers 16-2, take 2 of 3 in series

Morneau leads way in 8-run 1st inning as Rockies rout NL West-leading Dodgers 16-2

Updated 05 minutes, 16 seconds ago

Injured Marlins star Stanton finished for season

Injured Marlins star Giancarlo Stanton finished for season after beaning

Updated 05 minutes, 26 seconds ago

QB Hoyer showing Browns are his team

His team: Browns QB Hoyer quieting critics, pushing Manziel out of spotlight with strong start

Updated 00 minutes, 44 seconds ago

Buccaneers-Falcons capsule

Buccaneers-Falcons capsule

Updated 00 minutes, 50 seconds ago

FSU benches Winston for 1st half of Clemson game

Florida State benches QB Jameis Winston for 1st half of Clemson game after lewd comments

Updated 00 minutes, 41 seconds ago

WVU's Worley accused of battering woman

WVU's Worley arrested; accused of grabbing woman's neck, shoving her in Morgantown nightclub

Updated 00 minutes, 49 seconds ago

'NBA 2K15' drafts 3-D face mapping for latest game

'NBA 2K15' video game drafts 3-D face-mapping technology for latest installment

Updated 37 minutes, 01 seconds ago

MLS fines DC United, coach Ben Olsen

MLS fines DC United, coach Ben Olsen for actions in game against Red Bulls

Monday - 09/15/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Wild goalie Harding has broken foot

Wild goalie Josh Harding out indefinitely with broken foot, with training camp approaching

Updated 00 minutes, 51 seconds ago

R&A set for historic vote on women members

All-male Royal & Ancient Golf Club set for historic vote on allowing women to be members

Updated 09 minutes, 04 seconds ago

Tsonga takes confident start in Metz

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reaches quarterfinals at Moselle Open

Updated 06 minutes, 31 seconds ago
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