President Obama To Mark 15 Years Since 9/11 At Pentagon CeremonyPresident Barack Obama will deliver remarks at a Pentagon ceremony Sunday marking the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
Congress Returns To Battle Over Zika, Keep Government OpenLawmakers returning to Washington after a seven-week break picked up right where they left off — feuding about legislation to battle the mosquito-borne Zika virus and deadlocked over the defense budget.
Hundreds Of Fish Found Dead In Pond On National MallOfficials believe the recent extreme heat was responsible for the deaths of several hundred fish found belly-up in a pond on the National Mall.
Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion RegulationsIn the biggest abortion case in nearly 25 years, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down Texas abortion regulations which had been widely replicated. The eight justices voted 5-3 in favor of Texas clinics.
Tempers Likely To Soar In Summer Congressional SessionSummertime in presidential election years is often a time when Congress lowers its sights and focuses more on what it simply must do.
Ben & Jerry's Founders Arrested At U.S. CapitolBen Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, the co-founders of Ben & Jerry's ice cream company, have been arrested at the U.S. Capitol as part of ongoing protests about the role of money in politics.
U.S. Capitol Back To Normal A Day After Officers Shoot IntruderCapitol Police identified the man as 66-year-old Larry R. Dawson of Tennessee. He was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and assault on a police officer while armed.
TX Senator Cornyn A 'Peacemaker' As GOP Rift On Criminal Justice WidensA widening Republican rift over revamping the nation's criminal justice system is dashing hopes for overhaul in the final year of President Barack Obama's tenure despite strong bipartisan support and a concerted effort by the second-ranking GOP senator.
Foodie's Guide To Washington, DCFood lover's guide to the best places for dining in the nation's capital.
Thousands Honor Veterans By Laying Wreaths At DFW National CemeteryMore than 1,000 volunteers gathered Saturday at DFW National Cemetery in Dallas to lay wreaths at the headstones of more than 10,000 veterans.
Analysis: President Obama Offers Reassurance, Little Policy In SpeechStanding in the Oval Office, Obama sought to calm nerves and quiet a chorus of critics who charge the president has been too slow to acknowledge the threat posed by Islamic radicalism and too tepid in his response.
Pope Prepares For Historic Address To CongressPope Francis is about to become the first pontiff in history to speak to a joint meeting of Congress.