The Waffle Shop on 10th Street NW, before it closed to make way for an office building. (Dudley M. Brooks/The Post)
The Waffle Shop on 10th Street NW, before it closed to make way for an office building. (Dudley M. Brooks/The Post)

A dozen years later, a new life for an iconic D.C. greasy spoon

The impending reincarnation of the Waffle Shop is an opportunity to contemplate the city that was.

A field in D.C. will soon be home to 5,000 solar panels, thanks to local Catholic groups — and a message from the pope

Churches say they are fulfilling God’s command — and the wishes of Pope Francis in “Laudato Si,” his encyclical on the environment — by switching to renewable energy.
Capital Weather Gang

Steamy today with heavy storms possible before a reprieve from the heat sets in

Rainfall amounts could average around 1 to 1.5 inches, but up to four inches are possible in places that heavy storms pass over repeatedly.

Delwaun Lyons, 23, was slain in Southeast.

The 59-year-old woman collided with a vehicle in Frederick County, Md.

Authorities said Brandon Cohen called 911 and said he’d killed his grandfather.

They received the no-cost tickets through a partnership between the UniverSoul Circus and local churches, synagogues and mosques.

Four separate shooting incidents are reported.


Incidents occurred on a stiflingly hot day.

Conditions of victims is unclear.

A flash flood watch has been issued for Monday afternoon and night.

A D.C. program making it easier to travel to and from the Metro by cab is having trouble getting riders, so the city is increasing subsidies — and making more cab rides free.

Authorities said the 46-year-old Virginia man banged on the door after 1 a.m. and tried to enter.

The victim was found in the Triangle area Saturday night, police said.

Labor groups demand that candidates address long hours, meager pay and benefits.

  • Perspective

It’s hard to think straight when the air we breathe is as hot and viscous as our own blood.

Scorching heat and suffocating humidity stick around today, before finally easing just a bit tomorrow. Both days could turn stormy late.

  • Rick Grow
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It felt like 105 to 115 with the humidity today — and will again tomorrow.

  • Greg Porter
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Karon Brown was shot after a fight, police have said.

He was shot and killed during a failed robbery attempt, law enforcement officials say.

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