What a cool summer means for winter

Many homeowners enjoyed turning off the air conditioning a few times last month. But will those cooler temps stick around and what could that mean for the coming winter? Meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts explains. Full Story

Tips to keep deer out of your garden

Garden Editor Mike McGrath has two proven strategies to keep deer and even groundhogs from eating your plants and shrubs. Full Story

Uber: Service threatened in Maryland

Fresh off a row with Virginia, Uber has warned customers in Maryland possible regulations would alter service in the Free State. Full Story

Trial prods CEO's calls, texts to first lady

Defense attorneys took aim at Jonnie Williams' testimony that his relationship with former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell was all business. Full Story

Freebies: Starbucks and school supplies

Enjoy a "Frozen" party, check out the Redskins at training camp, get your java fix, and pick up free school supplies and more in WTOP's Freebies. Full Story


Group to Metro: End 'cruelty' to rodents

The group is urging Metro to stop using the devices to kill rodents at Metro stations, saying such devices cause a slow and painful death. Full Story

Delightful or Disgusting?

Is one burger joint taking the burger too far with its newest creation?

Hugs for Everyone

A Special Olympian walked on stage to hug the president. (Video)

Proud Dad

Williams announces his daughter's news on his show.

Downton in Delaware

The Winterthur draws big crowds to its 'Abbey' exhibit. (Photos)

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Redskins Punishment

Why does this rookie look like this? It's all about punishment.

Free Beach Fun

Five free things to see and do in Virginia Beach. (Photos)

Unexpected Treat

Zoo animals dine on fruit thanks to spilled shipment. (Photos)

Cat Island

An island near Buffalo is overrun by hundreds of feral, abandoned cats.