D.C. is not a bad place to live for city dwellers who on occasion yearn for the outdoors.
Check out WTOP's list of ways to honor those who have died for the U.S., as well as way to kick off summer this Memorial Day weekend.
Dick Irwin, Baltimore newspaper reporter who chronicled crime for over 40 years, dies at 76
National Aquarium expanding mission for ocean preservation, hiring 1st conservation officer
Baltimore State's Attorney says prosecutors won't retry man in murder of 3 young relatives
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has declared this week Museum Week in the city.
When some people run out of gas on the highway, they call AAA, a friend or maybe even police for help.
Police say the Maryland home of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was burglarized over the weekend.
Baltimore County Police say a woman who, along with her husband, was struck by a car over the weekend in Parkville has died.
Baltimore mayor to preside at mass wedding for same-sex couples at Pride festival
Family of man shot by undercover Baltimore police officer settles with city for $100,000
The Baltimore Orioles insist upon being philosophical about their five-game losing streak, because the last thing they want to do is start pressing to win.
Tavon White, the alleged leader of a jailhouse gang at the Baltimore City Detention Center, will reportedly await trial in federal custody outside Maryland. And there's more bad news about the Baltimore jail.
A yet-to-be-released report finds that Baltimore has made little progress in curbing animal abuse since a special commission was formed in 2009.
Tireless trainer Lukas enters 3 in Preakness, bidding for record 14th Triple Crown victory
Maryland is expanding MARC rail service beyond the work week. State transportation officials say the transportation bill signed Thursday includes $100 million for enhancement for MARC.
WTOP's Kristi King reports.
For the first time ever, security will be roaming the grounds of Pimlico with metal detectors. But that's not the only security change for the thoroughbred horse race.
Lt. Gov. Brown to present trophy to winner of Preakness Stakes, stand in for Gov. O'Malley
Bucking history: Goldencents looks for a Preakness rebound after running 17th in Derby