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Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg reads to youth at the Anacostia Library in D.C. on July 18. (Courtesy of Sure Shot Photography)

Nats' Strasburg Pitches Summer Reading to ...

Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg visited the Anacostia Library this weekend to read and interact with local youth as part ...

Education

Johnny Taylor, president and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (Freddie Allen/NNPA)

Blacks' College Enrollment Down, But Student ...

Recognizing that a college degree is one of the surest paths to a job and economic security, Black families are ...

Opinion

**FILE** President Obama (my.democrats.org)

CHAVIS: Africa and Obama 'On the ...

Barack Obama's historic trip to Kenya and to Ethiopia is indicative of his distinctive characteristic of taking strategic moves that ...

Sports

Redskins Underdogs in Home Opener, Oddsmakers ...

After back-to-back losing seasons, the oddsmakers aren't too confident about the Washington Redskins' ability to begin the upcoming season on ...

Business

**FILE** Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray (Courtesy photo)

CFPB Still Under Attack Despite Returning ...

To date, the Bureau has benefited 17 million consumers through a total of $10.1 billion in financial relief.

Health

Christa Beverly Baker, wife of Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker, was diagnosed with dementia in 2010. (Courtesy of cns.umd.edu)

Prince George's County Partners with National ...

A nationwide campaign to increase dementia awareness was launched Monday at the White House, with Prince George's County among the ...