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'Facts Spoke for Themselves': McDonnell Trial Juror

'Facts Spoke for Themselves': McDonnell Trial Juror

Kathleen L. Carmody said she voted for Bob McDonnell and thought he was "terrific for Virginia'' as governor --... Watch »

Sep 6, 2014
D.C. Mayor's Campaign Driver Charged With Conspiracy

D.C. Mayor's Campaign Driver Charged With Conspiracy

A sixth person has been charged with a crime related to illegal funding of District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray's... Watch »

Sep 4, 2014
Ex.-Gov. Sobs as McDonnells Found Guilty

Ex.-Gov. Sobs as McDonnells Found Guilty

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have been found guilty of multiple counts in their corruption trial.... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
Jury Returning to Work in Former Va. Governor Trial

Jury Returning to Work in Former Va. Governor Trial

Jurors have deliberated about 13 hours without reaching a verdict in the public corruption trial of former Virginia... Read »

Sep 4, 2014
D.C. Mayor Attending Tourism Summit in Beijing

D.C. Mayor Attending Tourism Summit in Beijing

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray's 10-day trade mission to China is underway with a series of events... Read »

Sep 4, 2014
D.C. Mayors' Race: What You Need to Know

D.C. Mayors' Race: What You Need to Know

Playing catch-up when it comes to this fall's D.C. election? Start here, and find out where to vote, who's running... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Initiative to Train Va. Workers for Film Industry

Initiative to Train Va. Workers for Film Industry

A new initiative is aiming to train Virginia workers for jobs in the state's film industry. Read »

Sep 4, 2014
2016 Presidential Contenders Flock to NH

2016 Presidential Contenders Flock to NH

It's still two months from the 2014 mid-term elections, and already numerous possible 2016 presidential... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: More Scandal…and the ’Skins

Sherwood's Notebook: More Scandal…and the ’Skins

Here are a couple of Labor Day weekend matters that disrupted our relaxation. Read »

Sep 4, 2014
McDonnell Trial: Day 2 of Jury Deliberations

McDonnell Trial: Day 2 of Jury Deliberations

McDonnell trial: Jurors spent a second day in deliberations Wednesday in the corruption trial of former... Watch »

Sep 3, 2014
Obama's Foreign Policy in the Spotlight

Obama's Foreign Policy in the Spotlight

With President Obama's trip to Estonia this week, his foreign policy is in the Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Jury Begins Deliberations in Ex-Governor Trial

Jury Begins Deliberations in Ex-Governor Trial

McDonnell Trial, Day 26: A federal jury has begun deliberations in the public corruption trial of former... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Eric Cantor Starts New Job on Wall Street

Eric Cantor Starts New Job on Wall Street

Former Congressman Eric Cantor is starting a new job -- this time on Wall Street. Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Consultant Off Bowser Campaign After Philly Scandal Surfaces

Consultant Off Bowser Campaign After Philly Scandal Surfaces

A high-level consultant to D.C. mayoral candidate Muriel Bowser is no longer working for her campaign after he... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
5 Things to Know About Former Va. Governor Trial

5 Things to Know About Former Va. Governor Trial

Jurors will begin deliberations Tuesday in the public corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Former Culpeper Mayor Appeals Sex Crime Conviction

Former Culpeper Mayor Appeals Sex Crime Conviction

Former Culpeper Mayor Chip Coleman is appealing a sexual battery conviction. Read »

Sep 1, 2014
What's Next in Syria?

What's Next in Syria?

President Barack Obama is weighing his options on potential options against ISIS in Syria. NBC News Senior Political Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Brown and Hogan Agree to Second Televised Debate

Brown and Hogan Agree to Second Televised Debate

The hour-long debate between Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan is scheduled for Oct. 13. Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Va. AG Commits to Hiring Veterans

Va. AG Commits to Hiring Veterans

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring will begin making his office a certified "Virginia Values Veterans"... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Wife of Maryland U.S. Rep. Andy Harris Dies

Wife of Maryland U.S. Rep. Andy Harris Dies

Sylvia Harris, the wife of Maryland congressman Andy Harris, has died unexpectedly. The couple had been married for... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
2014 Bluebird Blues Festival
Come out to the annual Bluebird Blues Festival on Saturday, Sept. 20, for a day of great music and great family activities at Prince George's Community College. Read more
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