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The Mega Millions jackpot has reached its fourth highest prize ever Saturday morning after a winning ticket wasn't sold Friday.
Should America ever negotiate with terrorists?
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
5 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg
A federal magistrate judge has concluded a fact-finding report into the handling of the mass arrests of protesters in the District of Columbia in 2002.
9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press
This undated handout photo provided by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia shows Richard Leon, the judge who declared that the National Security Agency's bulk collection of millions of Americans' telephone records is likely unconstitutional, has a long record of taking on executive branch actions.
11 hrs ago | The Car Connection
When Shakespeare wrote about Italians and Spaniards, he tended to make them a little crazy.
15 hrs ago | Examiner.com
A new report on volunteering and civic life in America shows that District of Columbia residents now rank in the top 10 states in America.
17 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Fee increases for picnic reservations in national parks in the District of Columbia are being considered.
A US judge has ruled that the National Security Agency's mass phone surveillance program is unconstitutional describing the practice as "almost Orwallian" and that James Madison, father of the US constitution, would be "aghast" to learn about the violation on freedom.
That's because 42 other states and the District of Columbia failed the Center for Public Integrity's disclosure review.
The House Ethics Committee will launch a formal investigation into alleged misconduct by Rep. Trey Radel, the panel's top Republican and Democrat announced Monday.
At least two people were injured in a two-alarm fire at a condominium building near the Woodley Park Metro station.
Helmet use varies widely among types of riders, with chopper and custom bike riders less likely to wear helmets and sport bikers more likely, according to the Michigan Office of Highway Safety.
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A federal judge has called into question a 1979 Supreme Court ruling that is the legal foundation of the National Security Agency's vast phone records program.
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander's ex-chief of staff on Monday was ordered into indefinite house arrest by a U.S. judge while he awaits trial on federal child pornography charges.
CH2M HILL recently won three awards at the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association awards in London in recognition of project successes and contribution to tunneling design across the globe.
Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced it has opened a new restaurant at 628 Main Road in Irving, conveniently located at the entrance to Interstate 90. The restaurant is the first of two Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in the greater Buffalo area to incorporate the brand's new "Fresh Brew" design, which ... (more)
The arrival of the first streetcar in the District of Columbia in half a century is drawing attention this weekend as testing begins for the new streetcar line on H Street.