The original, handwritten manuscript of “The Star-Spangled Banner” and the flag that inspired the song’s lyrics will be displayed together at the Smithsonian in Washington, the first time the historic pieces are believed to have been shown side by side.
The 15-day Hawaiian holiday vacation is over for President Barack Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia.
Lawmakers passed a mere 55 substantive bills in its first year.
District of Columbia residents who miss Monday’s deadline to enroll in health plans through the city’s insurance exchange will still have an opportunity to obtain coverage effective Jan. 1, the director of the health exchange said.
A budget spending plan has been approved by the Senate and is awaiting the signature of President Barack Obama for final approval.
Partisan politics are coloring governors’ decisions about whether to expand Medicaid in their states, affecting billions of dollars and thousands of low-income people.
On the anniversary of the massacre of 20 children and six school workers in Newtown, Conn., President Barack Obama says the nation hasn’t done enough to make its communities safer.
The MARC commuter train between Baltimore and Washington will run on Saturdays and Sundays beginning Saturday.
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) - A Congressional report is questioning the efficacy of one of the Transportation Security Administration’s centerpiece programs. Since 2007, he TSA has spent nearly a billion dollars training officers to pick out bad […]
The San Francisco Chronicle has joined a growing list of publications that will no longer use the term “Redskins” when referring to Washington’s NFL team.