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Things to do around DC this weekend: Nov. 15–17 | WTOP

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are your best bets for weekend entertainment in the D.C. area, Nov. 15–17. Read full article: Things to do around DC this weekend: Nov...→

Things to do around DC this weekend: Nov. 15–17 | WTOP

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are your best bets for weekend entertainment in the D.C. area, Nov. 15–17. Read full article: Things to do around DC this weekend: Nov...→

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

A cold but bright and sunny day welcomed parade-goers and participants who gathered in Southeast D.C. to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. See video. Read full article: DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther...→

Girl, 16, and her 6-month-old son missing in DC | WTOP

The D.C. police are asking for help finding a 16-year-old girl and her 6-month-old son who have been missing since Friday. Read full article: Girl, 16, and her 6-month-old son missin...→

Light snow Saturday ends in wintry mix, rain for DC area | WTOP

A snowy Saturday clouds the D.C. area in the morning before transitioning to a wintry mix in the afternoon. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Light snow Saturday ends in wintry mix, ...→

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

A major rewrite of D.C. taxi rules in the coming months will include changes meant to move toward a more level playing field with ride-hailing services. Read full article: DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some reg...→

Things to do around DC this weekend: Jan. 17–19 | WTOP

From concerts to art exhibits to a boat show, there are dozens of things to do this weekend in the D.C. area. Read full article: Things to do around DC this weekend: Jan...→

Red Line shutdown, road closures for MLK weekend | WTOP

Some significant road closures and a major Red Line shutdown are planned this Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend. Read full article: Red Line shutdown, road closures for MLK...→

Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend, Jan. 17-20

Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend, Jan. 17-20

We’ve found the top free (and affordable) choices of what to do this weekend, Jan. 17 to 20, in Philly and New Jersey. Read full article: Things to Do In and Around Philly This W...→

Things to do in Philadelphia this weekend, Jan. 17-20

Things to do in Philadelphia this weekend, Jan. 17-20

Our weekend roundup includes MLK Day activities, information on the Women's March, special fitness events, fun festivals and more. Find out what's happening in Philadelphia Jan. 17 through Jan. 20. Read full article: Things to do in Philadelphia this weeken...→

DC Fire investigating recruits’ hand gestures in photo | WTOP

A photo of fire department recruits possibly using a racist hand gesture has become the subject of an internal investigation by District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services. Read full article: DC Fire investigating recruits’ hand ges...→

Building collapses in NE — and DC fire is there in seconds | WTOP

Renovations had been underway on the two-story building, located at the corner of Florida Avenue and Staples Street Northeast. See video. Read full article: Building collapses in NE — and DC fire i...→

MLK Day of Service events in the DC area | WTOP

MLK Day of Service events in the DC area | WTOP

Since the year after it began in 1983, Martin Luther King Day has been structured around community service. Here are some opportunities in the D.C. area. Read full article: MLK Day of Service events in the DC area...→

Police investigating stabbing outside church-run soup kitchen in DC | WTOP

Homicide detectives are investigating a stabbing Tuesday outside of a soup kitchen in D.C.’s Foggy Bottom neighborhood. Read full article: Police investigating stabbing outside ch...→

A December record for DC-area home prices, but fewer sales | WTOP

A December record for DC-area home prices, but fewer sales | WTOP

Good news for potential home sellers in the D.C. area is also bad news for potential buyers. Read full article: A December record for DC-area home price...→

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

The annual ceremony commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. brought leaders from all across the nation together Monday in D.C. See photos. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored ...→

1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP

1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP

A man was wounded in a shooting in the predawn hours of Sunday in Northeast D.C. Read full article: 1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP...→

Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s March | WTOP

Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s March | WTOP

The Women’s March returns to D.C., drawing significantly smaller participants from its first time year three years ago. With a wintry weather forecast for Saturday, here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s...→

DC highlights plans for affordable housing, redevelopment of St. Elizabeths East | WTOP

DC highlights plans for affordable housing, redevelopment of St. Elizabeths East | WTOP

Among the plans D.C. highlighted Friday included creating 36,000 affordable housing units by 2025 and the redevelopment of portions of the St. Elizabeths Hospital campus in Southeast. Read full article: DC highlights plans for affordable housi...→

United Airlines starts an hourly DC to NY shuttle | WTOP

United Airlines starts an hourly DC to NY shuttle | WTOP

United Airlines will launch an hourly shuttle flight service from Reagan National Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport. Read full article: United Airlines starts an hourly DC to N...→

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chili, Beers and Marathon Crepes

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chili, Beers and Marathon Crepes

Here’s a look at this weekend's best culinary happenings: Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest at The Strand Saturday, 10 a.m. 23rd & Strand The 11th Annual Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest will take place on Saturday, January 18, with a special kick-off party at Yaga’s Cafe, 2314 Strand,... Read full article: Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chil...→

DC police officers say raising serious concerns led to retaliation | WTOP

DC police officers say raising serious concerns led to retaliation | WTOP

Two D.C. police officers say blowing the whistle on things they saw inside the department lead to “severe” retaliation. Now, they’ve taken their allegations to the D.C. Council. Read full article: DC police officers say raising serious c...→

11 dogs found cramped in small cage in Southeast DC | WTOP

11 dogs found cramped in small cage in Southeast DC | WTOP

The dogs were living in “unsafe and unsanitary conditions,” the Humane Rescue Alliance said Thursday. Read full article: 11 dogs found cramped in small cage in S...→

DC homeless encampment cleared from K Street underpass | WTOP

Several dozen homeless people who had been living in tents beneath a K Street Northeast underpass have relocated after the city cleared the area. Read full article: DC homeless encampment cleared from K St...→

DC area school districts will soon have electric school buses | WTOP

DC area school districts will soon have electric school buses | WTOP

Dominion Energy now plans to bring 50 electric buses to 16 school districts, including several in the Washington area, by the end of the year. Read full article: DC area school districts will soon have ...→

7 awesome Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 17-19

7 awesome Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 17-19

Got your weekend plans? We have some nifty ideas, from historic violins to delicious restaurant deals to fun in the Presidio. Read full article: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do this wee...→

Lawmakers on both sides find things to like in Md. governor’s budget | WTOP

Lawmakers on both sides find things to like in Md. governor’s budget | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan briefed lawmakers on his $47.9 billion budget Wednesday morning, and members of both parties emphasized areas where they could work together. Read full article: Lawmakers on both sides find things to l...→

Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill was reported missing | WTOP

Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill was reported missing | WTOP

Marcus Shabazz, 25, of D.C., had been reported missing Sunday in the District, Prince George’s County police said. Read full article: Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill w...→

DC population climbs to nearly 706,000, but growth is slowing | WTOP

Population growth in the District continued to slow for the fourth year in 2019, but the District still grew by a net 4,200 residents last year. Read full article: DC population climbs to nearly 706,000, ...→

Teen killed last year was thought to be an informant, DC police say | WTOP

Teen killed last year was thought to be an informant, DC police say | WTOP

Months after a teenager was found shot to death inside an empty D.C. public housing apartment, documents charging his alleged killer reveal the possible motive. Read full article: Teen killed last year was thought to be ...→

DC-area health-focused startups share the spotlight at CES | WTOP

DC-area health-focused startups share the spotlight at CES | WTOP

Three startups from the D.C. area made inroads into the growing health-technology field at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas. Read full article: DC-area health-focused startups share th...→

DC is one of most physically active areas in US | WTOP

DC is one of most physically active areas in US | WTOP

D.C. has ranked in the top five for the most active areas in the U.S., according to a new government study. Read full article: DC is one of most physically active area...→

DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk and Parade | WTOP

DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk and Parade | WTOP

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Walk and Parade in Southeast Washington, D.C., will close roads Monday. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk ...→

Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and car from SE DC resident | WTOP

Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and car from SE DC resident | WTOP

Police are seeking help in identifying a suspect in the theft of a dog and vehicle from a Southeast D.C. residence on Friday. Read full article: Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and c...→

DC children’s hospital confirms flu-related death | WTOP

DC children’s hospital confirms flu-related death | WTOP

A children’s hospital in D.C. confirmed that a patient who tested positive for the flu has died. Read full article: DC children’s hospital confirms flu-rela...→

The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

Trevor Noah, Celine Dion and Art Deco Weekend headline a festive weekend in the 305. Read full article: The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami Thi...→

Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of possible Saturday snow | WTOP

Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of possible Saturday snow | WTOP

It’s time to bundle up again. Temperatures will reach around the 40s ahead of possible snow headed to the D.C. region on Saturday. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of ...→

DC woman sentenced to 2 years in prison for charity-robbing scheme | WTOP

A D.C. woman admitted her guilt in an embezzlement scheme that siphoned money designated for at-risk tenants in the District run by a program overseen by a charity. Read full article: DC woman sentenced to 2 years in prison ...→

DC-area researcher works to inspire girls to become next-generation STEM women | WTOP

“I never really had a role model that showed me what a scientist looks like, that looks like me,” said Lataisia Jones, a researcher at Children’s National Hospital. Read full article: DC-area researcher works to inspire girl...→

WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaster of the Year | WTOP

WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaster of the Year | WTOP

WTOP’s senior sports Director Dave Johnson has just been named the D.C. sportscaster of the year by the National Sports Media Association. Read full article: WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaste...→

10 things to do in Boston this weekend

10 things to do in Boston this weekend

This annual festival will saturate Harvard Square with fiddles, flutes, and other Celtic music instruments. Attendees can take in the sounds at a concert, get a hang of traditional Celtic dances, or pick up a new musical skill at a workshop Read full article: 10 things to do in Boston this weekend...→

Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend Jan. 17 to 20

Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend Jan. 17 to 20

Philadelphia and its surrounding counties always have something going on. This long holiday weekend in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is the perfect time to get out and volunteer in the community. Families can also enjoy the start of Winter Fest in New Hope and end of the Philly Home Show. We’ve found the top free (and affordable)… Read full article: Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and ...→

10 Things To Do This Weekend: Carnival parties, pizza making classes and more - amNewYork

Who cares if the weather is frightful? Get out there and see your city! Checking out NYC's current events in bad weather usually means less lines anyway. Read full article: 10 Things To Do This Weekend: Carnival p...→

DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expands e-scooter pilot | WTOP

DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expands e-scooter pilot | WTOP

D.C. will continue its pilot for shared mopeds. Montgomery County, Maryland, which agreed to a dockless e-scooter pilot last year, has extended its own program. Read full article: DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expan...→

Best winter getaways in driving distance from DC | WTOP

Escape the bustle of the city and take a trip to one of these amazing winter getaways located in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Read full article: Best winter getaways in driving distance...→

FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s March in DC | WTOP

FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s March in DC | WTOP

The Women’s March is back for its fourth, pink-hatted march through D.C. — and in 2020, it’ll play out a little differently than in previous years. Read full article: FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s ...→

DC is one of most physically active areas in US | WTOP

DC is one of most physically active areas in US | WTOP

D.C. has ranked in the top five for the most active areas in the U.S., according to a new government study. Read full article: DC is one of most physically active area...→

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

The annual ceremony commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. brought leaders from all across the nation together Monday in D.C. See photos. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored ...→

Girl, 16, and her 6-month-old son missing in DC | WTOP

The D.C. police are asking for help finding a 16-year-old girl and her 6-month-old son who have been missing since Friday. Read full article: Girl, 16, and her 6-month-old son missin...→

Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and car from SE DC resident | WTOP

Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and car from SE DC resident | WTOP

Police are seeking help in identifying a suspect in the theft of a dog and vehicle from a Southeast D.C. residence on Friday. Read full article: Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and c...→

Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s March | WTOP

Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s March | WTOP

The Women’s March returns to D.C., drawing significantly smaller participants from its first time year three years ago. With a wintry weather forecast for Saturday, here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s...→

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

A major rewrite of D.C. taxi rules in the coming months will include changes meant to move toward a more level playing field with ride-hailing services. Read full article: DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some reg...→

United Airlines starts an hourly DC to NY shuttle | WTOP

United Airlines starts an hourly DC to NY shuttle | WTOP

United Airlines will launch an hourly shuttle flight service from Reagan National Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport. Read full article: United Airlines starts an hourly DC to N...→

Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of possible Saturday snow | WTOP

Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of possible Saturday snow | WTOP

It’s time to bundle up again. Temperatures will reach around the 40s ahead of possible snow headed to the D.C. region on Saturday. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of ...→

DC police officers say raising serious concerns led to retaliation | WTOP

DC police officers say raising serious concerns led to retaliation | WTOP

Two D.C. police officers say blowing the whistle on things they saw inside the department lead to “severe” retaliation. Now, they’ve taken their allegations to the D.C. Council. Read full article: DC police officers say raising serious c...→

DC-area researcher works to inspire girls to become next-generation STEM women | WTOP

“I never really had a role model that showed me what a scientist looks like, that looks like me,” said Lataisia Jones, a researcher at Children’s National Hospital. Read full article: DC-area researcher works to inspire girl...→

DC homeless encampment cleared from K Street underpass | WTOP

Several dozen homeless people who had been living in tents beneath a K Street Northeast underpass have relocated after the city cleared the area. Read full article: DC homeless encampment cleared from K St...→

Things to do in Philadelphia this weekend, Jan. 17-20

Things to do in Philadelphia this weekend, Jan. 17-20

Our weekend roundup includes MLK Day activities, information on the Women's March, special fitness events, fun festivals and more. Find out what's happening in Philadelphia Jan. 17 through Jan. 20. Read full article: Things to do in Philadelphia this weeken...→

10 things to do in Boston this weekend

10 things to do in Boston this weekend

This annual festival will saturate Harvard Square with fiddles, flutes, and other Celtic music instruments. Attendees can take in the sounds at a concert, get a hang of traditional Celtic dances, or pick up a new musical skill at a workshop Read full article: 10 things to do in Boston this weekend...→

7 awesome Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 17-19

7 awesome Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 17-19

Got your weekend plans? We have some nifty ideas, from historic violins to delicious restaurant deals to fun in the Presidio. Read full article: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do this wee...→

DC Fire investigating recruits’ hand gestures in photo | WTOP

A photo of fire department recruits possibly using a racist hand gesture has become the subject of an internal investigation by District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services. Read full article: DC Fire investigating recruits’ hand ges...→

10 Things To Do This Weekend: Carnival parties, pizza making classes and more - amNewYork

Who cares if the weather is frightful? Get out there and see your city! Checking out NYC's current events in bad weather usually means less lines anyway. Read full article: 10 Things To Do This Weekend: Carnival p...→

Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill was reported missing | WTOP

Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill was reported missing | WTOP

Marcus Shabazz, 25, of D.C., had been reported missing Sunday in the District, Prince George’s County police said. Read full article: Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill w...→

MLK Day of Service events in the DC area | WTOP

MLK Day of Service events in the DC area | WTOP

Since the year after it began in 1983, Martin Luther King Day has been structured around community service. Here are some opportunities in the D.C. area. Read full article: MLK Day of Service events in the DC area...→

Best winter getaways in driving distance from DC | WTOP

Escape the bustle of the city and take a trip to one of these amazing winter getaways located in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Read full article: Best winter getaways in driving distance...→

Teen killed last year was thought to be an informant, DC police say | WTOP

Teen killed last year was thought to be an informant, DC police say | WTOP

Months after a teenager was found shot to death inside an empty D.C. public housing apartment, documents charging his alleged killer reveal the possible motive. Read full article: Teen killed last year was thought to be ...→

A December record for DC-area home prices, but fewer sales | WTOP

A December record for DC-area home prices, but fewer sales | WTOP

Good news for potential home sellers in the D.C. area is also bad news for potential buyers. Read full article: A December record for DC-area home price...→

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

A cold but bright and sunny day welcomed parade-goers and participants who gathered in Southeast D.C. to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. See video. Read full article: DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther...→

DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk and Parade | WTOP

DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk and Parade | WTOP

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Walk and Parade in Southeast Washington, D.C., will close roads Monday. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk ...→

1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP

1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP

A man was wounded in a shooting in the predawn hours of Sunday in Northeast D.C. Read full article: 1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP...→

Light snow Saturday ends in wintry mix, rain for DC area | WTOP

A snowy Saturday clouds the D.C. area in the morning before transitioning to a wintry mix in the afternoon. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Light snow Saturday ends in wintry mix, ...→

DC children’s hospital confirms flu-related death | WTOP

DC children’s hospital confirms flu-related death | WTOP

A children’s hospital in D.C. confirmed that a patient who tested positive for the flu has died. Read full article: DC children’s hospital confirms flu-rela...→

DC highlights plans for affordable housing, redevelopment of St. Elizabeths East | WTOP

DC highlights plans for affordable housing, redevelopment of St. Elizabeths East | WTOP

Among the plans D.C. highlighted Friday included creating 36,000 affordable housing units by 2025 and the redevelopment of portions of the St. Elizabeths Hospital campus in Southeast. Read full article: DC highlights plans for affordable housi...→

Things to do around DC this weekend: Jan. 17–19 | WTOP

From concerts to art exhibits to a boat show, there are dozens of things to do this weekend in the D.C. area. Read full article: Things to do around DC this weekend: Jan...→

The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

Trevor Noah, Celine Dion and Art Deco Weekend headline a festive weekend in the 305. Read full article: The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami Thi...→

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chili, Beers and Marathon Crepes

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chili, Beers and Marathon Crepes

Here’s a look at this weekend's best culinary happenings: Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest at The Strand Saturday, 10 a.m. 23rd & Strand The 11th Annual Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest will take place on Saturday, January 18, with a special kick-off party at Yaga’s Cafe, 2314 Strand,... Read full article: Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chil...→

Red Line shutdown, road closures for MLK weekend | WTOP

Some significant road closures and a major Red Line shutdown are planned this Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend. Read full article: Red Line shutdown, road closures for MLK...→

DC woman sentenced to 2 years in prison for charity-robbing scheme | WTOP

A D.C. woman admitted her guilt in an embezzlement scheme that siphoned money designated for at-risk tenants in the District run by a program overseen by a charity. Read full article: DC woman sentenced to 2 years in prison ...→

11 dogs found cramped in small cage in Southeast DC | WTOP

11 dogs found cramped in small cage in Southeast DC | WTOP

The dogs were living in “unsafe and unsanitary conditions,” the Humane Rescue Alliance said Thursday. Read full article: 11 dogs found cramped in small cage in S...→

Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend, Jan. 17-20

Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend, Jan. 17-20

We’ve found the top free (and affordable) choices of what to do this weekend, Jan. 17 to 20, in Philly and New Jersey. Read full article: Things to Do In and Around Philly This W...→

WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaster of the Year | WTOP

WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaster of the Year | WTOP

WTOP’s senior sports Director Dave Johnson has just been named the D.C. sportscaster of the year by the National Sports Media Association. Read full article: WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaste...→

DC area school districts will soon have electric school buses | WTOP

DC area school districts will soon have electric school buses | WTOP

Dominion Energy now plans to bring 50 electric buses to 16 school districts, including several in the Washington area, by the end of the year. Read full article: DC area school districts will soon have ...→

Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend Jan. 17 to 20

Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend Jan. 17 to 20

Philadelphia and its surrounding counties always have something going on. This long holiday weekend in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is the perfect time to get out and volunteer in the community. Families can also enjoy the start of Winter Fest in New Hope and end of the Philly Home Show. We’ve found the top free (and affordable)… Read full article: Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and ...→

Lawmakers on both sides find things to like in Md. governor’s budget | WTOP

Lawmakers on both sides find things to like in Md. governor’s budget | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan briefed lawmakers on his $47.9 billion budget Wednesday morning, and members of both parties emphasized areas where they could work together. Read full article: Lawmakers on both sides find things to l...→

Building collapses in NE — and DC fire is there in seconds | WTOP

Renovations had been underway on the two-story building, located at the corner of Florida Avenue and Staples Street Northeast. See video. Read full article: Building collapses in NE — and DC fire i...→

DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expands e-scooter pilot | WTOP

DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expands e-scooter pilot | WTOP

D.C. will continue its pilot for shared mopeds. Montgomery County, Maryland, which agreed to a dockless e-scooter pilot last year, has extended its own program. Read full article: DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expan...→

DC population climbs to nearly 706,000, but growth is slowing | WTOP

Population growth in the District continued to slow for the fourth year in 2019, but the District still grew by a net 4,200 residents last year. Read full article: DC population climbs to nearly 706,000, ...→

Police investigating stabbing outside church-run soup kitchen in DC | WTOP

Homicide detectives are investigating a stabbing Tuesday outside of a soup kitchen in D.C.’s Foggy Bottom neighborhood. Read full article: Police investigating stabbing outside ch...→

FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s March in DC | WTOP

FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s March in DC | WTOP

The Women’s March is back for its fourth, pink-hatted march through D.C. — and in 2020, it’ll play out a little differently than in previous years. Read full article: FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s ...→

DC-area health-focused startups share the spotlight at CES | WTOP

DC-area health-focused startups share the spotlight at CES | WTOP

Three startups from the D.C. area made inroads into the growing health-technology field at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas. Read full article: DC-area health-focused startups share th...→

DC is one of most physically active areas in US | WTOP

DC is one of most physically active areas in US | WTOP

D.C. has ranked in the top five for the most active areas in the U.S., according to a new government study. Read full article: DC is one of most physically active area...→

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

A cold but bright and sunny day welcomed parade-goers and participants who gathered in Southeast D.C. to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. See video. Read full article: DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther...→

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

The annual ceremony commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. brought leaders from all across the nation together Monday in D.C. See photos. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored ...→

DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk and Parade | WTOP

DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk and Parade | WTOP

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Walk and Parade in Southeast Washington, D.C., will close roads Monday. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: DC road closures for MLK Jr. Peace Walk ...→

Girl, 16, and her 6-month-old son missing in DC | WTOP

The D.C. police are asking for help finding a 16-year-old girl and her 6-month-old son who have been missing since Friday. Read full article: Girl, 16, and her 6-month-old son missin...→

1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP

1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP

A man was wounded in a shooting in the predawn hours of Sunday in Northeast D.C. Read full article: 1 injured in NE DC shooting | WTOP...→

Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and car from SE DC resident | WTOP

Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and car from SE DC resident | WTOP

Police are seeking help in identifying a suspect in the theft of a dog and vehicle from a Southeast D.C. residence on Friday. Read full article: Suspect sought in theft of bulldog and c...→

Light snow Saturday ends in wintry mix, rain for DC area | WTOP

A snowy Saturday clouds the D.C. area in the morning before transitioning to a wintry mix in the afternoon. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Light snow Saturday ends in wintry mix, ...→

Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s March | WTOP

Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s March | WTOP

The Women’s March returns to D.C., drawing significantly smaller participants from its first time year three years ago. With a wintry weather forecast for Saturday, here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Thousands expected in DC for 4th Women’s...→

DC children’s hospital confirms flu-related death | WTOP

DC children’s hospital confirms flu-related death | WTOP

A children’s hospital in D.C. confirmed that a patient who tested positive for the flu has died. Read full article: DC children’s hospital confirms flu-rela...→

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

A major rewrite of D.C. taxi rules in the coming months will include changes meant to move toward a more level playing field with ride-hailing services. Read full article: DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some reg...→

DC highlights plans for affordable housing, redevelopment of St. Elizabeths East | WTOP

DC highlights plans for affordable housing, redevelopment of St. Elizabeths East | WTOP

Among the plans D.C. highlighted Friday included creating 36,000 affordable housing units by 2025 and the redevelopment of portions of the St. Elizabeths Hospital campus in Southeast. Read full article: DC highlights plans for affordable housi...→

Things to do around DC this weekend: Jan. 17–19 | WTOP

From concerts to art exhibits to a boat show, there are dozens of things to do this weekend in the D.C. area. Read full article: Things to do around DC this weekend: Jan...→

United Airlines starts an hourly DC to NY shuttle | WTOP

United Airlines starts an hourly DC to NY shuttle | WTOP

United Airlines will launch an hourly shuttle flight service from Reagan National Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport. Read full article: United Airlines starts an hourly DC to N...→

The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

Trevor Noah, Celine Dion and Art Deco Weekend headline a festive weekend in the 305. Read full article: The Seven Best Things to Do in Miami Thi...→

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chili, Beers and Marathon Crepes

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chili, Beers and Marathon Crepes

Here’s a look at this weekend's best culinary happenings: Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest at The Strand Saturday, 10 a.m. 23rd & Strand The 11th Annual Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest will take place on Saturday, January 18, with a special kick-off party at Yaga’s Cafe, 2314 Strand,... Read full article: Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Chil...→

Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of possible Saturday snow | WTOP

Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of possible Saturday snow | WTOP

It’s time to bundle up again. Temperatures will reach around the 40s ahead of possible snow headed to the D.C. region on Saturday. Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: Temperatures drop in DC region ahead of ...→

Red Line shutdown, road closures for MLK weekend | WTOP

Some significant road closures and a major Red Line shutdown are planned this Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend. Read full article: Red Line shutdown, road closures for MLK...→

DC police officers say raising serious concerns led to retaliation | WTOP

DC police officers say raising serious concerns led to retaliation | WTOP

Two D.C. police officers say blowing the whistle on things they saw inside the department lead to “severe” retaliation. Now, they’ve taken their allegations to the D.C. Council. Read full article: DC police officers say raising serious c...→

DC woman sentenced to 2 years in prison for charity-robbing scheme | WTOP

A D.C. woman admitted her guilt in an embezzlement scheme that siphoned money designated for at-risk tenants in the District run by a program overseen by a charity. Read full article: DC woman sentenced to 2 years in prison ...→

11 dogs found cramped in small cage in Southeast DC | WTOP

11 dogs found cramped in small cage in Southeast DC | WTOP

The dogs were living in “unsafe and unsanitary conditions,” the Humane Rescue Alliance said Thursday. Read full article: 11 dogs found cramped in small cage in S...→

DC-area researcher works to inspire girls to become next-generation STEM women | WTOP

“I never really had a role model that showed me what a scientist looks like, that looks like me,” said Lataisia Jones, a researcher at Children’s National Hospital. Read full article: DC-area researcher works to inspire girl...→

Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend, Jan. 17-20

Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend, Jan. 17-20

We’ve found the top free (and affordable) choices of what to do this weekend, Jan. 17 to 20, in Philly and New Jersey. Read full article: Things to Do In and Around Philly This W...→

DC homeless encampment cleared from K Street underpass | WTOP

Several dozen homeless people who had been living in tents beneath a K Street Northeast underpass have relocated after the city cleared the area. Read full article: DC homeless encampment cleared from K St...→

WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaster of the Year | WTOP

WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaster of the Year | WTOP

WTOP’s senior sports Director Dave Johnson has just been named the D.C. sportscaster of the year by the National Sports Media Association. Read full article: WTOP’s Dave Johnson named DC Sportscaste...→

Things to do in Philadelphia this weekend, Jan. 17-20

Things to do in Philadelphia this weekend, Jan. 17-20

Our weekend roundup includes MLK Day activities, information on the Women's March, special fitness events, fun festivals and more. Find out what's happening in Philadelphia Jan. 17 through Jan. 20. Read full article: Things to do in Philadelphia this weeken...→

DC area school districts will soon have electric school buses | WTOP

DC area school districts will soon have electric school buses | WTOP

Dominion Energy now plans to bring 50 electric buses to 16 school districts, including several in the Washington area, by the end of the year. Read full article: DC area school districts will soon have ...→

10 things to do in Boston this weekend

10 things to do in Boston this weekend

This annual festival will saturate Harvard Square with fiddles, flutes, and other Celtic music instruments. Attendees can take in the sounds at a concert, get a hang of traditional Celtic dances, or pick up a new musical skill at a workshop Read full article: 10 things to do in Boston this weekend...→

7 awesome Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 17-19

7 awesome Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 17-19

Got your weekend plans? We have some nifty ideas, from historic violins to delicious restaurant deals to fun in the Presidio. Read full article: 7 awesome Bay Area things to do this wee...→

Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend Jan. 17 to 20

Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and Around Philly This Weekend Jan. 17 to 20

Philadelphia and its surrounding counties always have something going on. This long holiday weekend in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is the perfect time to get out and volunteer in the community. Families can also enjoy the start of Winter Fest in New Hope and end of the Philly Home Show. We’ve found the top free (and affordable)… Read full article: Weekend of Service: Things to Do In and ...→

DC Fire investigating recruits’ hand gestures in photo | WTOP

A photo of fire department recruits possibly using a racist hand gesture has become the subject of an internal investigation by District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services. Read full article: DC Fire investigating recruits’ hand ges...→

Lawmakers on both sides find things to like in Md. governor’s budget | WTOP

Lawmakers on both sides find things to like in Md. governor’s budget | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan briefed lawmakers on his $47.9 billion budget Wednesday morning, and members of both parties emphasized areas where they could work together. Read full article: Lawmakers on both sides find things to l...→

10 Things To Do This Weekend: Carnival parties, pizza making classes and more - amNewYork

Who cares if the weather is frightful? Get out there and see your city! Checking out NYC's current events in bad weather usually means less lines anyway. Read full article: 10 Things To Do This Weekend: Carnival p...→

Building collapses in NE — and DC fire is there in seconds | WTOP

Renovations had been underway on the two-story building, located at the corner of Florida Avenue and Staples Street Northeast. See video. Read full article: Building collapses in NE — and DC fire i...→

Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill was reported missing | WTOP

Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill was reported missing | WTOP

Marcus Shabazz, 25, of D.C., had been reported missing Sunday in the District, Prince George’s County police said. Read full article: Police: DC man found dead in Oxon Hill w...→

DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expands e-scooter pilot | WTOP

DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expands e-scooter pilot | WTOP

D.C. will continue its pilot for shared mopeds. Montgomery County, Maryland, which agreed to a dockless e-scooter pilot last year, has extended its own program. Read full article: DC mopeds can stay; Montgomery Co. expan...→

MLK Day of Service events in the DC area | WTOP

MLK Day of Service events in the DC area | WTOP

Since the year after it began in 1983, Martin Luther King Day has been structured around community service. Here are some opportunities in the D.C. area. Read full article: MLK Day of Service events in the DC area...→

DC population climbs to nearly 706,000, but growth is slowing | WTOP

Population growth in the District continued to slow for the fourth year in 2019, but the District still grew by a net 4,200 residents last year. Read full article: DC population climbs to nearly 706,000, ...→

Best winter getaways in driving distance from DC | WTOP

Escape the bustle of the city and take a trip to one of these amazing winter getaways located in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Read full article: Best winter getaways in driving distance...→

Police investigating stabbing outside church-run soup kitchen in DC | WTOP

Homicide detectives are investigating a stabbing Tuesday outside of a soup kitchen in D.C.’s Foggy Bottom neighborhood. Read full article: Police investigating stabbing outside ch...→

Teen killed last year was thought to be an informant, DC police say | WTOP

Teen killed last year was thought to be an informant, DC police say | WTOP

Months after a teenager was found shot to death inside an empty D.C. public housing apartment, documents charging his alleged killer reveal the possible motive. Read full article: Teen killed last year was thought to be ...→

FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s March in DC | WTOP

FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s March in DC | WTOP

The Women’s March is back for its fourth, pink-hatted march through D.C. — and in 2020, it’ll play out a little differently than in previous years. Read full article: FAQs: What to know for the 2020 Women’s ...→

A December record for DC-area home prices, but fewer sales | WTOP

A December record for DC-area home prices, but fewer sales | WTOP

Good news for potential home sellers in the D.C. area is also bad news for potential buyers. Read full article: A December record for DC-area home price...→

DC-area health-focused startups share the spotlight at CES | WTOP

DC-area health-focused startups share the spotlight at CES | WTOP

Three startups from the D.C. area made inroads into the growing health-technology field at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas. Read full article: DC-area health-focused startups share th...→