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November 1, 2017
Representatives of Facebook, Twitter and Google are sworn in at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing into social media influence over the 2016 elections, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 1, 2017. From left: Colin Stretch, Facebook's general counsel; Sean Edgett, Twitter’s acting general counsel; and Kent Walker, a senior vice president and general counsel for Google. (Eric Thayer/The New York Times)
Russian ads, now publicly released, show sophistication of influence campaign
November 1, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 10, 2017
Chicago Cubs grounds crew roll out the tarp before Game 4 of the 2017 NLDS playoff baseball series against the Washington Nationals Oct. 10 at Wrigley Field. The game was postponed. Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
Nationals-Cubs Game 4 postponed by rain
October 10, 2017 - 8:40pm
September 14, 2017
Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles rejects Washington Mystics center Krystal Thomas shot in the second quarter of the WNBA semi-final game 2 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis on Thursday, September 14, 2017. (Special to the Pioneer Press/John Autey)
Lynx take 2-0 lead in WNBA semifinals
September 14, 2017 - 9:45pm
September 13, 2017
One dead, 3 wounded in Washington state school shooting
September 13, 2017 - 3:27pm
September 2, 2017
Michael Ruiz uses a pressure washer to clear muck off his driveway at the end of a long day of removing sheet rock and flooring from his flooded home in Houston, Sept. 1, 2017. As Southeast Texas residents returned by the thousands to flood-damaged homes, others remained in the grip of the crisis on Friday, still cut off and living without running water. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times)
White House requests $7.85 billion for emergency Harvey aid, asks Congress to raise debt ceiling
September 2, 2017 - 9:34am
August 17, 2017
The U.S. Botanic Garden expects three corpse flowers to bloom this week. Photo by Adrian Higgins for The Washington Post.play button
Something stinky is happening in Washington, and it has nothing to do with politics
August 17, 2017 - 9:05am
August 10, 2017
The U.S. Capitol Building is lit at sunset in Washington, U.S., December 20, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Russian surveillance plane soars over Washington D.C. as part of international treaty
August 10, 2017 - 6:59am
August 8, 2017
U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., speaks at a policy summit hosted by the Americans for Prosperity-North Dakota on Tuesday, Aug. 8, at the Avalon Events Center in Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
US Rep. Cramer attends conservative policy summit focusing on tax reform
August 8, 2017 - 9:22pm
July 26, 2017
A screen grab of the doughy mess from Trooper Brooke Bova's Twitter feed.
Dough-in' in the wind: Hot truck makes yeasty mess on Washington highway
July 26, 2017 - 11:08am
July 18, 2017
Mike Jacobs
Mike Jacobs: Hoeven's luck faces health care test
July 18, 2017 - 8:34am
June 19, 2017
Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool cleaned and refilled after duckling deaths
June 19, 2017 - 3:06pm
June 15, 2017
Visitors walk by an United States Capitol police officer outside the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on June 15, 2017 in Washington. Photo by Matt McClain-The Washington Post
Following shootout in Virginia, members of Congress push for greater security
June 15, 2017 - 12:49pm
May 14, 2017
Members of the WDAY Honor Flight tour the Iwo Jima Memorial on Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Washington D.C. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
22 family members greet Pelican Rapids World War II veteran after Honor Flight arrives in D.C.
May 14, 2017 - 8:41pm
May 9, 2017
The Purex (Plutonium Uranium Extraction Plant) separations facility at the Hanford Works is seen in an undated aerial photo. The building has been vacant for nearly twenty years but remains highly contaminated, according to the Department of Energy. DOE/Handout via REUTERS
Tunnel collapses at Washington nuclear waste plant; no radiation released
May 9, 2017 - 12:26pm
April 30, 2017
Rick Mercil of Grand Forks mans a drift boat during a recent steelhead fishing trip to the Pacific Northwest. Special to Forum News Service
Fishing trip delivers steelhead serenity
April 30, 2017 - 8:11am