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'Woman in black' stops in Virginia

A mysterious woman has captured imaginations as she has walked along roads in several states. She's shown up in Winchester, and the police say she just wants to be left alone. Full Story

GOP to sue Obama; McDonnell on trial

New protections for workers at federal contractors, the woman who beat Donald Trump moves on, and more stories to start Thursday. Full Story

Va. man fights bacteria eating at his leg

What started as a small scratch for a Stafford, Virginia man who swam in the Potomac River during the Fourth of July weekend turned into much more. He is now fighting vibrio bacteria and getting a skin graft. Full Story


Nats-Orioles MASN dispute goes public

The contentious television rights negotiations between the Nationals and Orioles took a very public, ugly turn Tuesday. Full Story


Cirque du Soleil's new Nat'l Harbor site

With plans for the MGM National Harbor casino on the table, Cirque du Soleil has a new, centrally-located home at National Harbor. Full Story

Federal News Radio

Agency Spending by the Numbers

Federal News Radio and Govini have partnered up to bring you the latest information on agency acquisition spending. Full Story

Forecast: The warmup begins

It's not a heat wave, but the temperatures and humidity will creep up over the next few days. Read the full forecast. Full Story

Worst dishes to order when out to eat

They are the worst of the worst: the most calorie-packed, sodium-filled, fatty dishes you can order at chain restaurants. Full Story

Ask the Governor

McAuliffe: Cantor's loss was devastating

McAuliffe discusses Virginia's reduced influence in Congress, the need for immigration reform, and Bob McDonnell's corruption trial. Full Story


Take an interactive tour of WTOP

Welcome to the Glass Enclosed Nerve Center. Here's an interactive audio visual tour of WTOP's newsroom and studio. Full Story


Small cars fare poorly in crash tests

Most small cars fared poorly in new frontal crash tests performed by an Arlington-based safety group. See which ones fared best and worst. Full Story

That's Just Greedy

An Indiana man wins a $1 million lottery prize twice in 3 months.

Tattoo Trend

D.C. area is going against the flow when it comes to a tattoo trend.

Too Cute

Toddlers cry, but you won't believe why this one's sobbing. (Video)

Tax Holiday

Virginia and Maryland's annual back-to-school tax holidays are here.

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'Sharknado 2' Parties

Ready to see sharks attack? Find a viewing party near you.

Found The Gown

Woman found wedding dress she thought the superstorm destroyed.