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Women rally at White House for missing Libyan woman

Protests against Moammar Gadhafi have been a daily occurrence outside the White House since weeks before the U.S. and allies established a no-fly zone over Libya.

Tags: Eman al-Obaidi , Libya , Moammar Gadhafi , Hannah bin Galbun , Eman al-Bashrawi , White House , Facebook

Wednesday - 03/30/2011, 06:29pm EDT

Cosby earns honorary Navy rank in D.C. ceremony

When it comes to making people laugh, he's a legend. But Bill Cosby visited the D.C. area Thursday to be honored for another reason.

Tags: Bill Cosby , U.S. Navy Memorial , Naval Heritage Center , Michelle Basch

Thursday - 02/17/2011, 06:35pm EST

D.C. considers renaming part of Pennsylvania Ave.

At large Council member Michael Brown wants a portion of the street renamed to reflect the city's quest for statehood. What would your suggestions be, if you renamed the stretch of Pennsylvania Avenue between the 1300 and 1400 block?

Tags: renaming Pennsylvania Ave. , statehood , home rule

Thursday - 01/13/2011, 09:11am EST

Water main break closes part of Pennsylvania Ave.

The 12-inch water main was installed in 1858.

Tags: water main , Water main break , D.C. WASA , D.C. Water and Sewer Authority , Neal Augenstein

Tuesday - 11/02/2010, 08:23am EDT

Bike lanes on Pennsylvania Ave. open

Reaction to the lanes is mixed. Some people think the lanes should be for cars. Others say it's time to encourage more bicycling.

Tags: D.C. , bicycle , Kate Ryan

Wednesday - 06/23/2010, 10:17am EDT

Bike lanes getting a tune-up before opening

WTOP first reported that the D.C. Department of Transportation wasn't happy with the design of those new bike lanes between 15th and 3rd streets on Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Now changes are being made that will essentially make the bike lanes skinnier.

Tags: D.C. Department of Transportation , bike lanes , John Lisle , Washington Area Bicyclist Association , Jim Sebastian

Tuesday - 06/08/2010, 10:25pm EDT

Can bikers and drivers coexist peacefully?

A prominent auto group is calling the D.C. Department of Transportation's decision to make major changes to new bike lanes on Pennsylvania Avenue a good thing.

Tags: D.C. Department of Transportation , bike lanes , AAA Mid-Atlantic , John Townsend , Gabe Klein , Jim Sebastian , Washington Area Bicyclist Association , Sprawl & Crawl , Adam Tuss

Tuesday - 05/25/2010, 01:07am EDT

Resurfacing will smooth nearly 5 miles of Beltway

Maryland will take some of the bumps out of your commute through Prince George's County, but a long-term road resurfacing work that starts Monday will likely mean delays on the Capital Beltway and Md. 4.

Tags: Capital Beltway , Branch Avenue , road work , Maryland State Highway Administration , Westphalia Road , Old Marlboro Pike , Forestville Road , Allentown Road , road resurfacing , Michelle Basch , Colleen Kelleher

Thursday - 05/13/2010, 08:11am EDT

Watching the Inagural Parade

Tags: WTOP , Bob Madigan , Inaugural Parade ,

Tuesday - 01/20/2009, 07:07pm EST