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Trump Slams Conservative Radio Host After Fumble
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Trump Slams Conservative Radio Host After Fumble

A day after exposing gaps in his knowledge of foreign affairs during a radio show interview with Hugh Hewitt, Donald Trump labeled the conservative host a "third rate radio announcer,” NBC News reported. During the Thursday interview, Hewitt asked Trump about Quds Force commander... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Presidential Candidates Flock to N.H. for Labor Day Weekend

Presidential Candidates Flock to N.H. for Labor Day Weekend

Ten 2016 presidential contenders will be campaigning in New Hampshire over Labor Day weekend, the traditional... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Hogan Notes Larger-Than-Expected Budget Balance

Hogan Notes Larger-Than-Expected Budget Balance

Gov. Larry Hogan says Maryland ended the fiscal year with a higher-than-expected budget balance. Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Biden Says Family Will Decide on Presidential Run

Biden Says Family Will Decide on Presidential Run

Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday night he "will not hesitate" to run for president next year — but only if his... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Trump Signs Pledge to Back GOP's 2016 Nominee

Trump Signs Pledge to Back GOP's 2016 Nominee

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has signed a GOP loyalty pledge to back the party's 2016 nominee... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Obama Administration Has the Votes for Iran Deal

Obama Administration Has the Votes for Iran Deal

The Iran nuclear deal strongly backed by President Barack Obama and just as ardently opposed by the GOP is now on... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Beluga Whale Photobombs Connecticut Governor's News Briefing

Beluga Whale Photobombs Connecticut Governor's News Briefing

Juno the beluga stole the show Wednesday at a press event with Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy. The governor visited... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Herring to Run for Re-Election

Herring to Run for Re-Election

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring says he will seek another four-year term as the state's top attorney. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Obama Gets 34th Vote to Secure Iran Nuke Deal

Obama Gets 34th Vote to Secure Iran Nuke Deal

Senate Democrats have rallied the 34 votes they need to keep the Iran nuclear deal alive in Congress, handing... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Senate Dems Get 34th Vote for Iran Deal

Senate Dems Get 34th Vote for Iran Deal

Senate Democrats have rallied the 34 votes they need to keep the Iran nuclear deal alive in Congress, handing... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: No Justice, No Peace

Sherwood's Notebook: No Justice, No Peace

At Mayor Muriel Bowser’s anti-crime meeting in Ward 8 last week, the mayor did two things. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Mandel Lies in Repose at Maryland State House

Mandel Lies in Repose at Maryland State House

Gov. Larry Hogan and other Maryland officials will receive family members of former Gov. Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
CNN Changes Debate Criteria, Opening Door for Fiorina

CNN Changes Debate Criteria, Opening Door for Fiorina

CNN on Tuesday amended its criteria for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former technology executive... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Donald Trump Piñatas Take Over San Francisco's Mission District

Donald Trump Piñatas Take Over San Francisco's Mission District

At least three kinds of Donald Trump piñatas are for sale in San Francisco's Mission District. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
New D.C. Plan to Fight Homelessness

New D.C. Plan to Fight Homelessness

District of Columbia officials are offering emergency shelter to homeless families year-round and are planning to... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Bush-Trump Dispute Intensifies, Bush Hitting Back Harder

Bush-Trump Dispute Intensifies, Bush Hitting Back Harder

The feud between Donald Trump and Jeb Bush appears to be intensifying. Bush's 2016 presidential campaign has put out... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Md. Panel to Decide on Body Camera Recommendations

Md. Panel to Decide on Body Camera Recommendations

A Maryland commission is set to make decisions on recommendations for a statewide policy on the use of police body... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
McAuliffe Restores Voting Rights for Over 10K

McAuliffe Restores Voting Rights for Over 10K

Gov. Terry McAuliffe says his administration has restored the voting and civil rights of more than 10,000 Virginians... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Supreme Court: McDonnell Can Remain Free During Appeal

Supreme Court: McDonnell Can Remain Free During Appeal

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will remain free while appealing his corruption convictions to the U.S. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Over 1K D.C. Officers Vote 'No Confidence' in Lanier

Over 1K D.C. Officers Vote 'No Confidence' in Lanier

Over 1,000 police officers in D.C. say they have "no confidence" in Police Chief Cathy Lanier. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
National Book Festival Sept. 5
National Book Festival is fun for the whole family! Be part of a world-class literary event on its 15th anniversary. Read more
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