A callousness, cynicism and meanness seems to have taken hold of sections of this country and it's being exhibited most clearly in the influx of more than 50,000 Central American children here.
As of midnight July 18, D.C. residents caught carrying less than an ounce of marijuana will get a $25 ticket because the decriminalization law went into effect. There are still unanswered questions but this is a good first step.
One year ago on July 13, a jury of six women in Sanford, Florida, acquitted neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman of murdering 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
Like clockwork, one of the District's congressional overlords has seen fit to interfere in the internal affairs of our city.
During his years in public life, it didn't take long after meeting Wayne Curry to know that he lived and breathed Prince George's County
Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown handily defeated a slate of Democratic opponents last week and won the nomination to succeed his boss, Gov. Martin O’Malley.
The U.S., which prides itself on going its own way, has, for much of the past 100 years, turned a blind eye to a game embraced with fervor by soccer lovers worldwide.
Dick Cheney and other neo-conservatives who started the war in Iraq the first time are clamoring for a second chance to insert American troops into a conflict that threatens to consume the Middle Eastern nation. We hope the president ignores ...
Metro officials have their work cut out for them as they try to lure commuters back.
America lost another one of its brightest lights.
Former D.C. Council member Carol Schwartz has shaken up the mayor's race.
The change this country needs may rest with the Millennials who are poised to take control of a country and a world their parents seem intent of running into the ground.
The tremendous outpouring of affection and stirring tributes following Maya Angelou's death on May 28 are an indication of the love and high esteem with which a wide cross-section of fans and admirers held her.
After a relatively quiet spring, it looks like there will be lots of fireworks between Mayor Vincent C. Gray and the D.C. Council over the fate and funding of streetcars.
It's almost impossible to capture in words the emptiness, fear and sense of loss that tears at the parents, caregivers or family member of someone who just disappears.