New York Congresswoman Attacked, Robbed in D.C. Freshman New York Congresswoman Grace Meng says she was hit on the head and robbed in Washington but was not seriously injured.
Obama Lunches with Military Members at D.C. Irish Pub President Barack Obama made an unannounced trip out for lunch with members of the military.
WWII Film Event Includes Used Limbs For FilipinosA video production company is promoting its World War II documentary, "Rescue in the Philippines," with a Capitol Hill screening that includes a donation of used prosthetic limbs to the typhoon-battered nation.
Boehner 'Hopeful' Of Immigration Action This YearSpeaker John Boehner expressed optimism on Wednesday about House action by year's end on stalled efforts to overhaul immigration as Republicans discussed possible limited steps to deal with the contentious issue.
Charity To Pay For Military Death Benefits During Government ShutdownThe Obama administration, scrambling to tamp down a controversy over suspended death benefits for the families of fallen troops, announced Wednesday that a charity would pick up the costs of the payments during the government shutdown.
What To Do With One Day In Washington DCWhen you only have one day in the District, here are the top five things to do to get a glimpse of DC culture.
Best Neighborhoods For Trick-Or-Treating In Washington DCWhen Halloween comes around, Washingtonians like to get their spook on. Although nothing can be scarier than a politician, here are the best neighborhoods to score the goods when you’re out trick-or-treating.
Why Did Capitol Hill Police Open Fire?CBS News correspondent John Miller reports there will likely be an internal investigation into the Capitol Hill car chase that ended with the driver dead.
Sources: Miriam Carey ID'd As Driver Killed In Capitol ShootingSources tell CBS News 34-year-old Miriam Carey was the driver who was killed after ramming White House barricades and leading police on a chase to the Capitol.
Zuckerberg Lobbies Congress on Immigration, Says 11 Million People Treated UnfairlyFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Capitol Hill – in a trip he stated was “largely for immigration” -- to lobby members of Congress in support of comprehensive immigration overhaul legislation.
Iraq War Vet in Congress Opposes Syria StrikeOne of the two female Iraq war veterans in Congress said Monday she opposes President Barack Obama's push for punitive military strikes against Syria.
Frager's Hardware Store Re-Opens Paint Section After FireA Capitol Hill hardware store that burned in a fire in June is re-opening the paint store portion of its business.
In Push For Syria Action, Obama Faces Difficult Foreign Policy Leadership TestPresident Barack Obama, working to persuade skeptical lawmakers to endorse a U.S. military intervention in civil war-wracked Syria, hosted two leading Capitol Hill foreign policy hawks for talks and directed his national security team to testify before Congress in a determined effort to sell his plan for limited missile strikes against Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime.
Capitol Hill Intern Attempts to Crowdfund Unpaid InternshipThey say money can't buy happiness, but it might buy one Nevada college student success. Jessica Padron started a crowdfunding campaign on indiegogo.com to raise the funds she needs to spend four months working and living in D.C. as an unpaid Capitol Hill intern.
Can Washington Agree on Anything? Yes, the NatsOther ballclubs may stake the claim to "America's team," but when it comes to the nation's political class, it's the Washington Nationals in a landslide.