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He said, she said: Will female acts win big at CMA Awards? | WTOP

He said, she said: Will female acts win big at CMA Awards? | WTOP

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The lack of women on country radio is as tired as a bad country song cliche, but the Country Music Association Awards is trying to set the stage for them to reign… Read full article: He said, she said: Will female acts win ...→

He said, she said: Will female acts win big at CMA Awards? | WTOP

He said, she said: Will female acts win big at CMA Awards? | WTOP

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The lack of women on country radio is as tired as a bad country song cliche, but the Country Music Association Awards is trying to set the stage for them to reign… Read full article: He said, she said: Will female acts win ...→

The Big Twenty: What it means to look back on two decades of heartbreak, jubilation and history | WTOP

A lot happened in and around the District in the last 20 years, and for us, those from here and of here, the sports world flipped upside down. Read full article: The Big Twenty: What it means to look ba...→

SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jennifer Aniston’s emotional speech to ‘Parasite’s’ big win

SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jennifer Aniston’s emotional speech to ‘Parasite’s’ big win

Bong Joon-Ho’s “Parasite” made history Sunday at the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, becoming the first foreign-language film to win the ceremony’s top prize: best cast in a motion picture.... Despite its accolades, including several Oscar nominations, the thriller has found itself on several snub lists this award season as its actors have largely been overlooked for major awards. But “Parasite” was clearly a crowd favorite at th Read full article: SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jenn...→

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor | WTOP

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor | WTOP

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robert De Niro received the Screen Actors Guild lifetime achievement award Sunday to praise for his illustrious career and thunderous applause from his fellow performers… Read full article: Robert De Niro gets political as he acce...→

Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer Oscars preview | WTOP

The top movie winner at the 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards may offer a forecast of the upcoming Academy Awards. Read full article: Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer O...→

Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist record in win

Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist record in win

Cassius Winston had six points and four assists to give him the Big Ten record for career assists as No. 15 Michigan State beat Wisconsin 67-55 Friday night. Read full article: Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist rec...→

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars Lack of Diversity: We Don't Make Movies to Win Awards

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars Lack of Diversity: We Don't Make Movies to Win Awards

Actors Jamie Foxx and Michael B. Jordan, stars of the new film Just Mercy, said given the lack of racial diversity among this year's Academy Award nominees that their motivation to make movies isn't to win Awards.  Read full article: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars ...→

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue | WTOP

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smoldering political flareup between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders has reignited a debate among Democratic primary voters over a question that has been gnawing at them for… Read full article: Can a woman win the presidency? Clash ex...→

Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards Row Rages over Female Snubs

Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards Row Rages over Female Snubs

The Oscar nominations will Monday reveal which stars and movies have a shot at Hollywood's ultimate prize, as the industry nervously awaits the number of women and minorities selected. Read full article: Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards ...→

Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' phrase after playoff win

Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' phrase after playoff win

The Tennessee Titans defeated the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night in their AFC Divisional Round playoff matchup and added insult to injury when players began to mock the Ravens’ slogan. Read full article: Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' ...→

Wine of the Week: Big red wines for winter | WTOP

Like wool scarves and flannel sheets, big red wines provide warmth and contentment. WTOP’s Wine Guy provides some suggestions for a few winter reds to pair with comfort food. Read full article: Wine of the Week: Big red wines for wint...→

McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win of season over St. John’s

McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win of season over St. John’s

In terms of the NCAA’s two-season-old NET metric, created as a replacement for the RPI rankings that college hoops diehards used to recite around March, Georgetown entered Wednesday’s game ranked 58th in the country while Big East rival St. John’s was ranked 57th. Read full article: McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win o...→

Fears of Sanders win growing among Democratic establishment | WTOP

Fears of Sanders win growing among Democratic establishment | WTOP

Increasingly alarmed that Bernie Sanders could become their party’s presidential nominee, establishment-minded Democrats are warning primary voters that the self-described democratic socialist would struggle to defeat President Donald Trump. Read full article: Fears of Sanders win growing among Democ...→

Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win. | WTOP

Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win. | WTOP

Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie each scored two goals in the Washington Capitals’ 6-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. Read full article: Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give C...→

Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” “Parasite,” “Fleabag” win

Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” “Parasite,” “Fleabag” win

Host Ricky Gervais opened the 77th Golden Globes by declaring movies irrelevant, pretending to confuse Joe Pesci for Baby Yoda, calling the Hollywood Foreign Press Association racist and declaring … Read full article: Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” ...→

Purple Line construction means big travel changes in Silver Spring | WTOP

Purple Line construction means big travel changes in Silver Spring | WTOP

Months of significant traffic and transit changes tied to Purple Line construction start this weekend in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. Read full article: Purple Line construction means big trave...→

Woodbridge woman going for 7th win on ‘Jeopardy!’ | WTOP

Woodbridge, Virginia, political consultant Karen Farrell has won six games of “Jeopardy!” and returns Friday night to attempt a seventh win. Read full article: Woodbridge woman going for 7th win on ‘J...→

Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comforts Doomed Pigs After SAG Awards Win

Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comforts Doomed Pigs After SAG Awards Win

Southern California animal rights activists were praising actor Joaquin Phoenix Monday for taking time out of his big night in Hollywood this weekend to held bring comfort and attention to pigs on their way to a Vernon slaughterhouse. Still clad in the tuxedo he wore while winning a best actor prize for “Joker” at the Screen Actors Guild Awards at… Read full article: Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comfort...→

Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, both win trophies

Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, both win trophies

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both took home trophies at the 26th Screen Actors Guild on Sunday, but it was photos of the former couple reuniting backstage that had everyone talking. Read full article: Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, ...→

SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WTOP

SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WTOP

Hollywood’s top actors honored the best of their craft Sunday night in Los Angeles at the 26th annual SAG Awards, a key bellwether in the ongoing Oscar race. Read full article: SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WT...→

‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards | WTOP

‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards | WTOP

If the Producers Guild Awards are a true predictor of the Oscars’ best film category, then the World War I film “1917” is poised for the top. Read full article: ‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers ...→

‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surprises of Democrats’ 2020 race so far

‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surprises of Democrats’ 2020 race so far

Voting tells politicians, and the press if they’re capable of getting the message, what citizens will tolerate and what they won’t. The Democrats haven’t voted yet, but the candidates have been cam… Read full article: ‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surpris...→

5 female finalists compete to win title of Broward Teacher of the Year

5 female finalists compete to win title of Broward Teacher of the Year

(WSVN) - Five women have been selected as finalists in the competition of Broward County Public Schools Teacher of the Year. They were chosen out... Read full article: 5 female finalists compete to win title ...→

6 big questions ahead of final debate before start of voting | WTOP

6 big questions ahead of final debate before start of voting | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday marks the last time the leading Democratic presidential contenders will face a national audience on the debate stage before primary voting begins, making it the most… Read full article: 6 big questions ahead of final debate be...→

Corvette, Gladiator, Telluride win North American car, truck, utility awards

“People said this is a huge business risk,” Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter said. “We felt like we really had to move the needle. We had to get more traction on the back, there’s physics reasons to make the car’s performance envelope Read full article: Corvette, Gladiator, Telluride win North...→

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says she’s defected | WTOP

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says she’s defected | WTOP

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist Kimia Alizadeh announced that she has permanently left her country for Europe. Read full article: Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says...→

Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home win streak | WTOP

Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home win streak | WTOP

Teá Cooper scored 27 points and No. 6 Baylor used a dominant fourth quarter to beat top-ranked UConn 74-58 on Thursday night, ending the Huskies’ 98-game home winning streak. Read full article: Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home w...→

Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith to perform at Grammy Awards | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Eilish and Lizzo, both nominated for the top four prizes at the Grammy Awards, are slated to perform at the live show later this month. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday… Read full article: Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith to perfo...→

Big changes ahead as Virginia General Assembly session starts | WTOP

Big changes ahead as Virginia General Assembly session starts | WTOP

Democratic will take control of Virginia government for the first time in decades, and priorities will include anti-discrimination measures; the Equal Rights Amendment; gun laws; and abortion rights. Read full article: Big changes ahead as Virginia General As...→

Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adventure—And Tesla’s Big Win

Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adventure—And Tesla’s Big Win

Conquering the Chinese market is the ultimate goal for any would-be Silicon Valley kingpin, and Tesla managed to do this at a work rate that was “quite fast.” Read full article: Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adven...→

From Pitt to DiCaprio, stars turn out for AFI Awards | WTOP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — From Leonardo DiCaprio to Brad Pitt, some of Hollywood’s brightest stars came together to relax and sip wine in a room where everyone ended up walking away a winner at the… Read full article: From Pitt to DiCaprio, stars turn out fo...→

Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work tribunal

Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work tribunal

British workers who practice 'œethical veganism' have secured a big win before an employment tribunal Read full article: Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work ...→

2020 preview: 10 big local stories to watch | WTOP

2020 is upon us. As we move into the new year, here are the big local stories sure to make headlines — and an impact on the D.C. area. Read full article: 2020 preview: 10 big local stories to wa...→

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awards, and

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awards, and "Parasite" comes up big

They warmly congratulated each other. The win for "Parasite" launched it into best picture Oscar talk, and Robert De Niro ripped into Trump. Read full article: Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awar...→

Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 Butler

Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 Butler

Blue Demons knocked off a top-five team for the first time since beating No. 5 Kansas on Dec. 2, 2006. Read full article: Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 ...→

Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen step up big in another home win over Oregon State

Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen step up big in another home win over Oregon State

Freshmen Marcus Tsohonis and RaeQuan Battle each scored career highs of 11 points in helping UW snap a two-game skid against Oregon State. Read full article: Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen ...→

Big changes for Va. drivers could include fuel-efficient car fee, speed cameras | WTOP

Virginia drivers could see changes under a transportation bill proposed by Gov. Ralph Northam and Democratic leaders of the state’s General Assembly. Read full article: Big changes for Va. drivers could includ...→

See who won at the Critics’ Choice Awards | WTOP

See who won at the Critics’ Choice Awards | WTOP

Hollywood gathered Sunday night to celebrate the best in television and film at the 25th annual Critics’ Choice Awards. Taye Diggs returned as host of the event and made sure to keep the crowd… Read full article: See who won at the Critics’ Choice Award...→

Chevrolet Corvette, Jeep Gladiator, Kia Telluride win North American car, truck, utility awards

The Chevrolet Corvette won the 2020 North American Car of the Year award, while the Jeep Gladiator took truck honors and the Kia Telluride was named top utility vehicle of the year. Read full article: Chevrolet Corvette, Jeep Gladiator, Kia ...→

Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No. 12 Maryland | WTOP

Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No. 12 Maryland | WTOP

The Iowa Hawkeyes were down to eight scholarship players and still outplayed No. 12 Maryland. Read full article: Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No...→

Invitation to Ivanka Trump draws backlash at big tech show | WTOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The nation’s largest consumer electronics show on Tuesday hosted Ivanka Trump as a keynote speaker — a choice that drew scorn from many women in technology. The annual CES tech… Read full article: Invitation to Ivanka Trump draws backlas...→

Sex tech from female-led startups at CES gadget show | WTOP

Sex tech from female-led startups at CES gadget show | WTOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sex tech will grace the CES gadget show in Las Vegas this week after organizers endured scorn for revoking an innovation award to a sex device company led by a female founder. Read full article: Sex tech from female-led startups at CES...→

Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Farewell’ acting win | WTOP

Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Farewell’ acting win | WTOP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Awkwafina said she had a “mind-blowing” experience after learning backstage she made history at the Golden Globes. The rapper and actress on Sunday became the first woman… Read full article: Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Fa...→

Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks | WTOP

Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks | WTOP

The Washington Capitals rallied from two goals down in the final minute of regulation, completing a stunning 5-4 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday. Read full article: Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunnin...→

Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big win over Washington State

Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big win over Washington State

Nadia Fingall had a season-high 20 points and six rebounds and No. 5 Stanford beat Washington State for the 66th consecutive time, 77-58 on Friday night. Read full article: Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big...→

The Big Twenty: What it means to look back on two decades of heartbreak, jubilation and history | WTOP

A lot happened in and around the District in the last 20 years, and for us, those from here and of here, the sports world flipped upside down. Read full article: The Big Twenty: What it means to look ba...→

Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, both win trophies

Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, both win trophies

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both took home trophies at the 26th Screen Actors Guild on Sunday, but it was photos of the former couple reuniting backstage that had everyone talking. Read full article: Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, ...→

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor | WTOP

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor | WTOP

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robert De Niro received the Screen Actors Guild lifetime achievement award Sunday to praise for his illustrious career and thunderous applause from his fellow performers… Read full article: Robert De Niro gets political as he acce...→

‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards | WTOP

‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards | WTOP

If the Producers Guild Awards are a true predictor of the Oscars’ best film category, then the World War I film “1917” is poised for the top. Read full article: ‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers ...→

Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist record in win

Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist record in win

Cassius Winston had six points and four assists to give him the Big Ten record for career assists as No. 15 Michigan State beat Wisconsin 67-55 Friday night. Read full article: Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist rec...→

Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen step up big in another home win over Oregon State

Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen step up big in another home win over Oregon State

Freshmen Marcus Tsohonis and RaeQuan Battle each scored career highs of 11 points in helping UW snap a two-game skid against Oregon State. Read full article: Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen ...→

5 female finalists compete to win title of Broward Teacher of the Year

5 female finalists compete to win title of Broward Teacher of the Year

(WSVN) - Five women have been selected as finalists in the competition of Broward County Public Schools Teacher of the Year. They were chosen out... Read full article: 5 female finalists compete to win title ...→

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue | WTOP

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smoldering political flareup between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders has reignited a debate among Democratic primary voters over a question that has been gnawing at them for… Read full article: Can a woman win the presidency? Clash ex...→

See who won at the Critics’ Choice Awards | WTOP

See who won at the Critics’ Choice Awards | WTOP

Hollywood gathered Sunday night to celebrate the best in television and film at the 25th annual Critics’ Choice Awards. Taye Diggs returned as host of the event and made sure to keep the crowd… Read full article: See who won at the Critics’ Choice Award...→

Corvette, Gladiator, Telluride win North American car, truck, utility awards

“People said this is a huge business risk,” Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter said. “We felt like we really had to move the needle. We had to get more traction on the back, there’s physics reasons to make the car’s performance envelope Read full article: Corvette, Gladiator, Telluride win North...→

Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' phrase after playoff win

Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' phrase after playoff win

The Tennessee Titans defeated the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night in their AFC Divisional Round playoff matchup and added insult to injury when players began to mock the Ravens’ slogan. Read full article: Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' ...→

Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No. 12 Maryland | WTOP

Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No. 12 Maryland | WTOP

The Iowa Hawkeyes were down to eight scholarship players and still outplayed No. 12 Maryland. Read full article: Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No...→

Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home win streak | WTOP

Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home win streak | WTOP

Teá Cooper scored 27 points and No. 6 Baylor used a dominant fourth quarter to beat top-ranked UConn 74-58 on Thursday night, ending the Huskies’ 98-game home winning streak. Read full article: Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home w...→

McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win of season over St. John’s

McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win of season over St. John’s

In terms of the NCAA’s two-season-old NET metric, created as a replacement for the RPI rankings that college hoops diehards used to recite around March, Georgetown entered Wednesday’s game ranked 58th in the country while Big East rival St. John’s was ranked 57th. Read full article: McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win o...→

Invitation to Ivanka Trump draws backlash at big tech show | WTOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The nation’s largest consumer electronics show on Tuesday hosted Ivanka Trump as a keynote speaker — a choice that drew scorn from many women in technology. The annual CES tech… Read full article: Invitation to Ivanka Trump draws backlas...→

Big changes ahead as Virginia General Assembly session starts | WTOP

Big changes ahead as Virginia General Assembly session starts | WTOP

Democratic will take control of Virginia government for the first time in decades, and priorities will include anti-discrimination measures; the Equal Rights Amendment; gun laws; and abortion rights. Read full article: Big changes ahead as Virginia General As...→

Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win. | WTOP

Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win. | WTOP

Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie each scored two goals in the Washington Capitals’ 6-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. Read full article: Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give C...→

Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Farewell’ acting win | WTOP

Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Farewell’ acting win | WTOP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Awkwafina said she had a “mind-blowing” experience after learning backstage she made history at the Golden Globes. The rapper and actress on Sunday became the first woman… Read full article: Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Fa...→

Purple Line construction means big travel changes in Silver Spring | WTOP

Purple Line construction means big travel changes in Silver Spring | WTOP

Months of significant traffic and transit changes tied to Purple Line construction start this weekend in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. Read full article: Purple Line construction means big trave...→

Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big win over Washington State

Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big win over Washington State

Nadia Fingall had a season-high 20 points and six rebounds and No. 5 Stanford beat Washington State for the 66th consecutive time, 77-58 on Friday night. Read full article: Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big...→

Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work tribunal

Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work tribunal

British workers who practice 'œethical veganism' have secured a big win before an employment tribunal Read full article: Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work ...→

Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comforts Doomed Pigs After SAG Awards Win

Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comforts Doomed Pigs After SAG Awards Win

Southern California animal rights activists were praising actor Joaquin Phoenix Monday for taking time out of his big night in Hollywood this weekend to held bring comfort and attention to pigs on their way to a Vernon slaughterhouse. Still clad in the tuxedo he wore while winning a best actor prize for “Joker” at the Screen Actors Guild Awards at… Read full article: Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comfort...→

SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jennifer Aniston’s emotional speech to ‘Parasite’s’ big win

SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jennifer Aniston’s emotional speech to ‘Parasite’s’ big win

Bong Joon-Ho’s “Parasite” made history Sunday at the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, becoming the first foreign-language film to win the ceremony’s top prize: best cast in a motion picture.... Despite its accolades, including several Oscar nominations, the thriller has found itself on several snub lists this award season as its actors have largely been overlooked for major awards. But “Parasite” was clearly a crowd favorite at th Read full article: SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jenn...→

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awards, and

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awards, and "Parasite" comes up big

They warmly congratulated each other. The win for "Parasite" launched it into best picture Oscar talk, and Robert De Niro ripped into Trump. Read full article: Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awar...→

SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WTOP

SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WTOP

Hollywood’s top actors honored the best of their craft Sunday night in Los Angeles at the 26th annual SAG Awards, a key bellwether in the ongoing Oscar race. Read full article: SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WT...→

Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer Oscars preview | WTOP

The top movie winner at the 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards may offer a forecast of the upcoming Academy Awards. Read full article: Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer O...→

Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 Butler

Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 Butler

Blue Demons knocked off a top-five team for the first time since beating No. 5 Kansas on Dec. 2, 2006. Read full article: Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 ...→

‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surprises of Democrats’ 2020 race so far

‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surprises of Democrats’ 2020 race so far

Voting tells politicians, and the press if they’re capable of getting the message, what citizens will tolerate and what they won’t. The Democrats haven’t voted yet, but the candidates have been cam… Read full article: ‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surpris...→

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars Lack of Diversity: We Don't Make Movies to Win Awards

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars Lack of Diversity: We Don't Make Movies to Win Awards

Actors Jamie Foxx and Michael B. Jordan, stars of the new film Just Mercy, said given the lack of racial diversity among this year's Academy Award nominees that their motivation to make movies isn't to win Awards.  Read full article: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars ...→

Big changes for Va. drivers could include fuel-efficient car fee, speed cameras | WTOP

Virginia drivers could see changes under a transportation bill proposed by Gov. Ralph Northam and Democratic leaders of the state’s General Assembly. Read full article: Big changes for Va. drivers could includ...→

6 big questions ahead of final debate before start of voting | WTOP

6 big questions ahead of final debate before start of voting | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday marks the last time the leading Democratic presidential contenders will face a national audience on the debate stage before primary voting begins, making it the most… Read full article: 6 big questions ahead of final debate be...→

Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards Row Rages over Female Snubs

Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards Row Rages over Female Snubs

The Oscar nominations will Monday reveal which stars and movies have a shot at Hollywood's ultimate prize, as the industry nervously awaits the number of women and minorities selected. Read full article: Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards ...→

Chevrolet Corvette, Jeep Gladiator, Kia Telluride win North American car, truck, utility awards

The Chevrolet Corvette won the 2020 North American Car of the Year award, while the Jeep Gladiator took truck honors and the Kia Telluride was named top utility vehicle of the year. Read full article: Chevrolet Corvette, Jeep Gladiator, Kia ...→

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says she’s defected | WTOP

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says she’s defected | WTOP

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist Kimia Alizadeh announced that she has permanently left her country for Europe. Read full article: Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says...→

Wine of the Week: Big red wines for winter | WTOP

Like wool scarves and flannel sheets, big red wines provide warmth and contentment. WTOP’s Wine Guy provides some suggestions for a few winter reds to pair with comfort food. Read full article: Wine of the Week: Big red wines for wint...→

Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith to perform at Grammy Awards | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Eilish and Lizzo, both nominated for the top four prizes at the Grammy Awards, are slated to perform at the live show later this month. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday… Read full article: Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith to perfo...→

Fears of Sanders win growing among Democratic establishment | WTOP

Fears of Sanders win growing among Democratic establishment | WTOP

Increasingly alarmed that Bernie Sanders could become their party’s presidential nominee, establishment-minded Democrats are warning primary voters that the self-described democratic socialist would struggle to defeat President Donald Trump. Read full article: Fears of Sanders win growing among Democ...→

Sex tech from female-led startups at CES gadget show | WTOP

Sex tech from female-led startups at CES gadget show | WTOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sex tech will grace the CES gadget show in Las Vegas this week after organizers endured scorn for revoking an innovation award to a sex device company led by a female founder. Read full article: Sex tech from female-led startups at CES...→

Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adventure—And Tesla’s Big Win

Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adventure—And Tesla’s Big Win

Conquering the Chinese market is the ultimate goal for any would-be Silicon Valley kingpin, and Tesla managed to do this at a work rate that was “quite fast.” Read full article: Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adven...→

Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” “Parasite,” “Fleabag” win

Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” “Parasite,” “Fleabag” win

Host Ricky Gervais opened the 77th Golden Globes by declaring movies irrelevant, pretending to confuse Joe Pesci for Baby Yoda, calling the Hollywood Foreign Press Association racist and declaring … Read full article: Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” ...→

Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks | WTOP

Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks | WTOP

The Washington Capitals rallied from two goals down in the final minute of regulation, completing a stunning 5-4 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday. Read full article: Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunnin...→

From Pitt to DiCaprio, stars turn out for AFI Awards | WTOP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — From Leonardo DiCaprio to Brad Pitt, some of Hollywood’s brightest stars came together to relax and sip wine in a room where everyone ended up walking away a winner at the… Read full article: From Pitt to DiCaprio, stars turn out fo...→

Woodbridge woman going for 7th win on ‘Jeopardy!’ | WTOP

Woodbridge, Virginia, political consultant Karen Farrell has won six games of “Jeopardy!” and returns Friday night to attempt a seventh win. Read full article: Woodbridge woman going for 7th win on ‘J...→

2020 preview: 10 big local stories to watch | WTOP

2020 is upon us. As we move into the new year, here are the big local stories sure to make headlines — and an impact on the D.C. area. Read full article: 2020 preview: 10 big local stories to wa...→

The Big Twenty: What it means to look back on two decades of heartbreak, jubilation and history | WTOP

A lot happened in and around the District in the last 20 years, and for us, those from here and of here, the sports world flipped upside down. Read full article: The Big Twenty: What it means to look ba...→

Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comforts Doomed Pigs After SAG Awards Win

Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comforts Doomed Pigs After SAG Awards Win

Southern California animal rights activists were praising actor Joaquin Phoenix Monday for taking time out of his big night in Hollywood this weekend to held bring comfort and attention to pigs on their way to a Vernon slaughterhouse. Still clad in the tuxedo he wore while winning a best actor prize for “Joker” at the Screen Actors Guild Awards at… Read full article: Joaquin Phoenix, Dressed in Tux, Comfort...→

SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jennifer Aniston’s emotional speech to ‘Parasite’s’ big win

SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jennifer Aniston’s emotional speech to ‘Parasite’s’ big win

Bong Joon-Ho’s “Parasite” made history Sunday at the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, becoming the first foreign-language film to win the ceremony’s top prize: best cast in a motion picture.... Despite its accolades, including several Oscar nominations, the thriller has found itself on several snub lists this award season as its actors have largely been overlooked for major awards. But “Parasite” was clearly a crowd favorite at th Read full article: SAG Awards: 10 things to know, from Jenn...→

Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, both win trophies

Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, both win trophies

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both took home trophies at the 26th Screen Actors Guild on Sunday, but it was photos of the former couple reuniting backstage that had everyone talking. Read full article: Pitt and Aniston reunite at SAG Awards, ...→

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awards, and

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awards, and "Parasite" comes up big

They warmly congratulated each other. The win for "Parasite" launched it into best picture Oscar talk, and Robert De Niro ripped into Trump. Read full article: Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston win SAG Awar...→

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor | WTOP

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor | WTOP

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robert De Niro received the Screen Actors Guild lifetime achievement award Sunday to praise for his illustrious career and thunderous applause from his fellow performers… Read full article: Robert De Niro gets political as he acce...→

SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WTOP

SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WTOP

Hollywood’s top actors honored the best of their craft Sunday night in Los Angeles at the 26th annual SAG Awards, a key bellwether in the ongoing Oscar race. Read full article: SAG Awards results and Oscar impact | WT...→

Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer Oscars preview | WTOP

The top movie winner at the 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards may offer a forecast of the upcoming Academy Awards. Read full article: Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer O...→

‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards | WTOP

‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards | WTOP

If the Producers Guild Awards are a true predictor of the Oscars’ best film category, then the World War I film “1917” is poised for the top. Read full article: ‘1917’ takes top honor at the Producers ...→

Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 Butler

Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 Butler

Blue Demons knocked off a top-five team for the first time since beating No. 5 Kansas on Dec. 2, 2006. Read full article: Big win in Big East: DePaul stuns No. 5 ...→

Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist record in win

Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist record in win

Cassius Winston had six points and four assists to give him the Big Ten record for career assists as No. 15 Michigan State beat Wisconsin 67-55 Friday night. Read full article: Winston sets new MSU, Big Ten assist rec...→

‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surprises of Democrats’ 2020 race so far

‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surprises of Democrats’ 2020 race so far

Voting tells politicians, and the press if they’re capable of getting the message, what citizens will tolerate and what they won’t. The Democrats haven’t voted yet, but the candidates have been cam… Read full article: ‘Woke’ doesn’t win and other big surpris...→

Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen step up big in another home win over Oregon State

Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen step up big in another home win over Oregon State

Freshmen Marcus Tsohonis and RaeQuan Battle each scored career highs of 11 points in helping UW snap a two-game skid against Oregon State. Read full article: Analysis: Washington’s ‘other’ freshmen ...→

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars Lack of Diversity: We Don't Make Movies to Win Awards

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars Lack of Diversity: We Don't Make Movies to Win Awards

Actors Jamie Foxx and Michael B. Jordan, stars of the new film Just Mercy, said given the lack of racial diversity among this year's Academy Award nominees that their motivation to make movies isn't to win Awards.  Read full article: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx on Oscars ...→

5 female finalists compete to win title of Broward Teacher of the Year

5 female finalists compete to win title of Broward Teacher of the Year

(WSVN) - Five women have been selected as finalists in the competition of Broward County Public Schools Teacher of the Year. They were chosen out... Read full article: 5 female finalists compete to win title ...→

Big changes for Va. drivers could include fuel-efficient car fee, speed cameras | WTOP

Virginia drivers could see changes under a transportation bill proposed by Gov. Ralph Northam and Democratic leaders of the state’s General Assembly. Read full article: Big changes for Va. drivers could includ...→

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue | WTOP

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smoldering political flareup between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders has reignited a debate among Democratic primary voters over a question that has been gnawing at them for… Read full article: Can a woman win the presidency? Clash ex...→

6 big questions ahead of final debate before start of voting | WTOP

6 big questions ahead of final debate before start of voting | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday marks the last time the leading Democratic presidential contenders will face a national audience on the debate stage before primary voting begins, making it the most… Read full article: 6 big questions ahead of final debate be...→

See who won at the Critics’ Choice Awards | WTOP

See who won at the Critics’ Choice Awards | WTOP

Hollywood gathered Sunday night to celebrate the best in television and film at the 25th annual Critics’ Choice Awards. Taye Diggs returned as host of the event and made sure to keep the crowd… Read full article: See who won at the Critics’ Choice Award...→

Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards Row Rages over Female Snubs

Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards Row Rages over Female Snubs

The Oscar nominations will Monday reveal which stars and movies have a shot at Hollywood's ultimate prize, as the industry nervously awaits the number of women and minorities selected. Read full article: Oscar Nominees Emerge as Academy Awards ...→

Corvette, Gladiator, Telluride win North American car, truck, utility awards

“People said this is a huge business risk,” Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter said. “We felt like we really had to move the needle. We had to get more traction on the back, there’s physics reasons to make the car’s performance envelope Read full article: Corvette, Gladiator, Telluride win North...→

Chevrolet Corvette, Jeep Gladiator, Kia Telluride win North American car, truck, utility awards

The Chevrolet Corvette won the 2020 North American Car of the Year award, while the Jeep Gladiator took truck honors and the Kia Telluride was named top utility vehicle of the year. Read full article: Chevrolet Corvette, Jeep Gladiator, Kia ...→

Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' phrase after playoff win

Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' phrase after playoff win

The Tennessee Titans defeated the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night in their AFC Divisional Round playoff matchup and added insult to injury when players began to mock the Ravens’ slogan. Read full article: Titans players mock Ravens' 'Big Truss' ...→

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says she’s defected | WTOP

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says she’s defected | WTOP

Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist Kimia Alizadeh announced that she has permanently left her country for Europe. Read full article: Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist says...→

Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No. 12 Maryland | WTOP

Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No. 12 Maryland | WTOP

The Iowa Hawkeyes were down to eight scholarship players and still outplayed No. 12 Maryland. Read full article: Wieskamp leads Iowa to 67-49 win over No...→

Wine of the Week: Big red wines for winter | WTOP

Like wool scarves and flannel sheets, big red wines provide warmth and contentment. WTOP’s Wine Guy provides some suggestions for a few winter reds to pair with comfort food. Read full article: Wine of the Week: Big red wines for wint...→

Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home win streak | WTOP

Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home win streak | WTOP

Teá Cooper scored 27 points and No. 6 Baylor used a dominant fourth quarter to beat top-ranked UConn 74-58 on Thursday night, ending the Huskies’ 98-game home winning streak. Read full article: Baylor ends No. 1 UConn’s 98-game home w...→

McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win of season over St. John’s

McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win of season over St. John’s

In terms of the NCAA’s two-season-old NET metric, created as a replacement for the RPI rankings that college hoops diehards used to recite around March, Georgetown entered Wednesday’s game ranked 58th in the country while Big East rival St. John’s was ranked 57th. Read full article: McClung, Hoyas grab first Big East win o...→

Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith to perform at Grammy Awards | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Eilish and Lizzo, both nominated for the top four prizes at the Grammy Awards, are slated to perform at the live show later this month. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday… Read full article: Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith to perfo...→

Invitation to Ivanka Trump draws backlash at big tech show | WTOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The nation’s largest consumer electronics show on Tuesday hosted Ivanka Trump as a keynote speaker — a choice that drew scorn from many women in technology. The annual CES tech… Read full article: Invitation to Ivanka Trump draws backlas...→

Fears of Sanders win growing among Democratic establishment | WTOP

Fears of Sanders win growing among Democratic establishment | WTOP

Increasingly alarmed that Bernie Sanders could become their party’s presidential nominee, establishment-minded Democrats are warning primary voters that the self-described democratic socialist would struggle to defeat President Donald Trump. Read full article: Fears of Sanders win growing among Democ...→

Big changes ahead as Virginia General Assembly session starts | WTOP

Big changes ahead as Virginia General Assembly session starts | WTOP

Democratic will take control of Virginia government for the first time in decades, and priorities will include anti-discrimination measures; the Equal Rights Amendment; gun laws; and abortion rights. Read full article: Big changes ahead as Virginia General As...→

Sex tech from female-led startups at CES gadget show | WTOP

Sex tech from female-led startups at CES gadget show | WTOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sex tech will grace the CES gadget show in Las Vegas this week after organizers endured scorn for revoking an innovation award to a sex device company led by a female founder. Read full article: Sex tech from female-led startups at CES...→

Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win. | WTOP

Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win. | WTOP

Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie each scored two goals in the Washington Capitals’ 6-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. Read full article: Ovechkin, Oshie’s two-goal nights give C...→

Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adventure—And Tesla’s Big Win

Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adventure—And Tesla’s Big Win

Conquering the Chinese market is the ultimate goal for any would-be Silicon Valley kingpin, and Tesla managed to do this at a work rate that was “quite fast.” Read full article: Inside Elon Musk’s Amazing Chinese Adven...→

Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Farewell’ acting win | WTOP

Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Farewell’ acting win | WTOP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Awkwafina said she had a “mind-blowing” experience after learning backstage she made history at the Golden Globes. The rapper and actress on Sunday became the first woman… Read full article: Awkwafina makes Globes’ history with ‘Fa...→

Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” “Parasite,” “Fleabag” win

Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” “Parasite,” “Fleabag” win

Host Ricky Gervais opened the 77th Golden Globes by declaring movies irrelevant, pretending to confuse Joe Pesci for Baby Yoda, calling the Hollywood Foreign Press Association racist and declaring … Read full article: Golden Globe Awards 2020: “Succession,” ...→

Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks | WTOP

Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks | WTOP

The Washington Capitals rallied from two goals down in the final minute of regulation, completing a stunning 5-4 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday. Read full article: Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunnin...→

Purple Line construction means big travel changes in Silver Spring | WTOP

Purple Line construction means big travel changes in Silver Spring | WTOP

Months of significant traffic and transit changes tied to Purple Line construction start this weekend in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. Read full article: Purple Line construction means big trave...→

From Pitt to DiCaprio, stars turn out for AFI Awards | WTOP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — From Leonardo DiCaprio to Brad Pitt, some of Hollywood’s brightest stars came together to relax and sip wine in a room where everyone ended up walking away a winner at the… Read full article: From Pitt to DiCaprio, stars turn out fo...→

Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big win over Washington State

Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big win over Washington State

Nadia Fingall had a season-high 20 points and six rebounds and No. 5 Stanford beat Washington State for the 66th consecutive time, 77-58 on Friday night. Read full article: Stanford women open Pac-12 play with big...→

Woodbridge woman going for 7th win on ‘Jeopardy!’ | WTOP

Woodbridge, Virginia, political consultant Karen Farrell has won six games of “Jeopardy!” and returns Friday night to attempt a seventh win. Read full article: Woodbridge woman going for 7th win on ‘J...→

Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work tribunal

Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work tribunal

British workers who practice 'œethical veganism' have secured a big win before an employment tribunal Read full article: Big win for 'ethical vegans' in UK work ...→

2020 preview: 10 big local stories to watch | WTOP

2020 is upon us. As we move into the new year, here are the big local stories sure to make headlines — and an impact on the D.C. area. Read full article: 2020 preview: 10 big local stories to wa...→