Wtop.com website not working? Is it down right now?

Wtop.com Server Status Check
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WTOP Website Status History
Wtop.com server report and response time

The above graph displays service status activity for Wtop.com over the last 10 automatic checks. The blue bar displays the response time, which is better when smaller. If no bar is displayed for a specific time it means that the service was down and the site was offline.

Service Status History

DateTimePing Time DateTimePing Time
10:111.73 ms. 
16:581.62 ms.
07:192.01 ms. 
22:321.64 ms.
12:021.77 ms. 
23:273.49 ms.
02:162.02 ms. 
05:027.75 ms.
14:071.96 ms. 
18:234.41 ms. 

* Times displayed are PT, Pacific Time (UTC/GMT 0)  |  Current server time is 05:49

We have tried pinging WTOP website using our server and the website returned the above results. If wtop.com is down for us too there is nothing you can do except waiting. Probably the server is overloaded, down or unreachable because of a network problem, outage or a website maintenance is in progress...

Can't Access WTOP - Troubleshooting Instructions

If the site is UP but you cant access the page, try one of the below solutions:

Browser Related Problems

Force a full refresh for the site. This can be achieved by pressing CTRL + F5 keys at the same time on your favourite browser (Firefox, Chrome, Explorer, etc.)

Clear the temporary cache and cookies on your browser to make sure that you have the most recent version of the web page. For instructions choose your browser :

Fix DNS Problems

A Domain Name System (DNS) allows a site IP address (192.168.x.x) to be identified with words (*.com) in order to be remembered more easily, like a phonebook for websites. This service is usually provided by your ISP.

Clear your local DNS cache to make sure that you grab the most recent cache that your ISP has. For Windows - (Start > Command Prompt > type "ipconfig /flushdns" and hit enter). For details choose your operating system :

If you can access a website at office or from a 3G network yet it's not working on your computer, it is a good idea to use an alternative DNS service other than your ISPs. OpenDNS or Google Public DNS are both excellent and free public DNS services.

Check our help page for step-by-step instructions on how to change your DNS.

Having Problems with Accessing Wtop.com?
Michael DeManche · 3 June 2016 - 12:44
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

Firefox has trouble with WTOP website. Initial page will load but all subsequent pages hang. Not a problem with other websites, but if WTOP is the first website you go to, it will hang going to other websites. Resolves by itself in a minute or so. Then acts normally. Any ideas?

Kerry McCormick Konrad · 7 April 2016 - 23:37
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

the site is still down... what's up?

Mary Wendehack · 7 April 2016 - 13:26
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

WTOP is still down for me. Is anyone else still haveing problems?

Mary Wendehack · 7 April 2016 - 13:25
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

WTOP is still down for me. Is anyone else still having problems?

Rip Ruffner · 7 April 2016 - 11:23
· · Chrome 49.0 on Mac

Been down since yesterday about noon(ish)

Hartley Saunders · 6 April 2016 - 21:30
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Just came back up. I guess they paid the bill.

Hartley Saunders · 6 April 2016 - 21:29
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Yes, I haven't been able to hit it for at least an hour. Also according to http://www.isitdownrightnow.com/wtop.com.html it's down as well.

Mary Wendehack · 6 April 2016 - 21:27
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

I can't access the WTOP website. Is anyone else having problems with this?

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