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Thousands will need new driver licenses

Starting next month, hundreds of thousands of people will be scrambling for new federally compliant driver licenses. Full Story

Despite ridicule, cafe keeps phallic sign

Yelp reviewers and out-of-town passersby alike see the same thing when they look at the sign for Market Place & Cafe in Ballston: a phallus. It's unclear why the store has kept it for 5 years. (Photo) Full Story

Drivers will pay to use 95 Express Lanes

When the I-95 Express Lanes open in Virginia, every vehicle using the reversible lanes will need an E-ZPass or Flex pass. Full Story


Delivering care, one note at a time

It may look like all song and games, but more people are turning to music therapy to help with speech, motor and cognitive skills. Full Story


Wizards' playoff slot determined

On the last day of the NBA regular season, the Wizards' game against Boston, and other results, determine their 1st-round opponents. Full Story

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Security clearance fixes coming soon

The federal government will release a detailed plan for implementing recommendations to improve the security clearance process. Full Story

'Mad Men' character sparks conspiracy

WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley considers the "Mad Men" conspiracy theory that Megan Draper is Sharon Tate. Full Story

D.C. coffee shop among best in U.S.

A small chain of coffee shops in D.C. ranked at No. 5 on a list of the 50 best places to get a cup of Joe in the United States. Full Story


New cellphone targets kids under 12

A new phone from Sprint is aimed at kids between 5 and 12 and is billed as one parents can use to monitor where their children are. Full Story


Toll rises in S. Korea ferry disaster

More than 300 high school students were on a ferry that capsized in cold waters off South Korea. Rescue efforts are continuing. Full Story

George Down Under

Prince William, wife Kate and baby George arrive in Sydney. (Photos)

Emancipation Day 2014

Photos and videos from the concert in Freedom Plaza.

Bad Hair Day

Kim Jong Un's hairdo is inspiring men to get a haircut in London.

Squirrel Girl

After a big fall, this D.C. girl is recuperating with a cast. (Photo)

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Furry Duty

New Jersey summons a German Shepherd to jury duty. (Video)

Super Feat

A toddler manages to get stuck inside a claw toy game. (Video)

Let it Out, Pharrell

Why was Pharrell brought to tears on Oprah? (Video)

Help Wanted

Looking for a career change? This one has a major catch.(Video)