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Webster Dictionary

Merriam-Webster Declares 'They' Its 2019 Word Of The Year

"Impeach" and "quid pro quo" were among the runners-up.
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Marie Frederiksson of Pop Duo Roxette Dies at 61

STOCKHOLM (1010 WINS) — Marie Fredriksson , the female half of Swedish pop duo Roxette, has died at age 61, her management agency announced on Tuesday. The Dimberg Jernberg agency said Frederiksson died on Monday "of the consequences of a long illness." It "is with great sorrow that we must inform...
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Kennedy Center Honors

Big Bird, Ronstadt, Sally Field Celebrated At Kennedy Center

By Ashraf Khalil Actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt and the disco-funk band Earth Wind and Fire shared the spotlight Sunday night as part of the latest group of recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement in the arts. Also in this year's class were conductor Michael...
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Boats On Water At The Wharf DC

The District's Holiday Boat Parade

Come out and celebrate the holidays at The District's Holiday Boat Parade.
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Montgomery County could introduce cameras to monitor distracted driving.

Montgomery County Contemplating Cameras To Catch You Texting And Driving

The controversial bill has some privacy concerns.
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Woman Sentenced to Prison for Lying on Her Resume to Secure $185,000 Salary Job

An Australian woman was slapped with a 25-month prison sentence for lying on her resume and giving fake references. Veronica Hilda Theriault was convicted on charges of deception, dishonesty, and abuse of public office after making the false claims to secure a position with the Australian...
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Woman Finds Semi-Automatic Rifle Inside Baby Shower Gift Bought at Goodwill

A woman in Florida got an unexpected surprised after purchasing a baby shower present: a semi-automatic rifle. Veronica Alvarez-Rodriguez picked up the unopened item from a Goodwill store in Valparaiso, Florida on the way to a friend’s baby shower. She didn’t realize what was inside until she...
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A drug can deminish psychosis symptoms of those with dementia.

Drug Found To Lessen Delusions Among Dementia Patients

If the drug becomes approved by the FDA, it could cost about $3,000 a month depending on the insurance of the patient.
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"Joker"

AFI Names 'Joker,' 'Jojo' Among Top 10 Films Of The Year

The AFI, which only cites American films, added a special award for the Korean thriller “Parasite.”
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Lyft Scooter

These 4 Companies Will Place Scooters Across D.C. In 2020

City officials evaluated applications on a 198-point scale.
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