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Nest near Md. traffic cam destroyed

A pair of federally protected birds built a home near a Maryland highway camera along the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, but efforts to relocate their nest Friday morning led to its destruction. Full Story

After 40 years, a mystery solved

Two girls planned to celebrate the 1971 school year by gathering with classmates at a quarry. They weren't ready for what happened. Full Story

Travel: Nation's best cities for beer

As the weather gets warmer, you want to sit back with a cold one. These places have the best beer. Did your city make the cut? Find out here. Full Story


Dog goes from viral to inspiring

Dozer ran much of the Maryland Half Marathon three years ago, and his story went viral. He's now raising money for cancer research. Full Story

Best and worst college majors by salary

It's graduation season and college graduates are preparing to hit the job market. Find out what majors may fare much better than others. Full Story

Hospital costs in U.S. vs. rest of world

You probably didn't need another study to tell you care in the U.S. is expensive. But you may not have realized just how expensive. Full Story

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Try It or Skip It?

WTOP taste tests Domino's new "Specialty Chicken." (Photos)

One More Time

A popular cartoon returns Monday for one more season.

Summer Breeze

Chobani has big expansion plans for its Greek yogurt cups.

'Sandwich' Returns

Fast-food chain brings back its most-loved and hated item.

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'Mrs. Doubtfire' 2?

Could a sequel to "Mrs. Doubtfire" be in the works?

She's a Star

A rescued baby squirrel is becoming famous in D.C. (Video)

What's in a Name?

National Zoo announces names for two adorable babies. (Photos)