A person familiar with the plans says Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is scheduled to have surgery on his right shoulder Friday.
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth may not be available when the regular season begins after reportedly needing surgery on his right shoulder. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Werth is having arthroscopic surgery that...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Maryland politician who said he would sue a newspaper if it printed his name, Kirby Delauter, has apologized after his threat garnered national attention, the targeted newspaper reported on Thursday. Delauter,...Show More Summary
Lucas Giolito emerged as arguably the top pitching prospect in the minor leagues last year, as the 20-year-old right-hander—in his first full season after Tommy John surgery—dominated hitters in the South Atlantic League with a combination of size and stuff. The team’s former top pitching prospect, hard-throwing right-hander A.J. Show More Summary
The National Corn Growers Association spent Tuesday on Capitol Hill this week, welcoming the 114th Congress to Washington and talking up the importance of agriculture to the American economy. “We are here to welcome the new Congress,...Show More Summary
In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the first two ventures of astronauts outside the spacecraft, the Smithsonian?s National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C., will open ?Outside the Spacecraft: 50 Years of Extra-Vehicular Activity? Jan. Show More Summary
While Polar Vortex 2.0 (or Winter Storm Gorgon, if you work for The Weather Channel) brings misery – in the form of single-digit and sub-zero temperatures – to the Midwest and Great Plains, it also brought a snowfall to Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
Washington Examiner‘s editorial director, Hugo Gurdon, announced the hiring off three journalists this afternoon – Tim Cavanaugh, Paige Winfield Cunningham, and Tara Copp. Cavanaugh, who most recently was a news editor for National Review, will be joining the Examiner on Jan. Show More Summary
As most news outlets basked in the almost unfair cuteness of the National Zoo’s panda cub, Bao Bao, and her first snow day, The Washingtonian went with the always popular anti-panda angle. In a bold move, Benjamin Freed, staff writer...Show More Summary
By Michael Saltsman, The Hill The AFL-CIO’s National Summit on Raising Wages takes place in Washington D.C. today, but you don’t have to attend to know what’s going to be on the agenda.
APAn employee trims the rubber bottom of an L.L. Bean boot at a plant in Lewiston, Maine. By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER WASHINGTON -- U.S. businesses ramped up hiring last month in the latest sign that the nation's economy is expanding despite...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON,(Reuters) - The U.S. trade deficit fell to an 11-month low in November as declining crude oil prices curbed the import bill, eclipsing a drop in exports that could be related to a labor dispute at one of the nation's key ports. Show More Summary
It happened this Monday in Hoquiam, Washington: A landslide caused by the heavy rain now affecting the region—which "has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a flood watch for much of Western Washington"—knocked an entire house off its foundation, moving it several feet towards the street. Read more...
The Washington Nationals have been maddeningly patient this winter, but the team still has a few months to let its fans stew and a short list of pieces that could fill its only visible hole: second base. Nationals rumors this offseason have been largely dominated by who might be leaving the team. Show More Summary
Bao Bao rolled around in Washington, D.C.’s first snow of 2015.Video by Smithsonian National Zoo We can confirm that Bao Bao — a Washington, D.C. celebrity who was propelled into the limelight last year when she was born to panda royalty...Show More Summary
Because life isn't all political drama and misdeeds, we bring to you a video of the young panda Bao Bao frolicking in the snow at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
Attention, attention, this is important: feast your eyes upon video footage of 16-month-old panda cub Bao Bao tumbling around in today's snow at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C. Via Chris Geidner, this video marks Bao Bao's first encounter with the stuff, resulting in high-quality frolicking. Read more...
Playing in the snow for the first time is a magical experience for humans and pandas alike. Bao Bao, a giant panda at Washington D.C.'s Smithsonian National Zoo, celebrated her first snowfall on Tuesday. The 16-month-old rolled through the snow and played in the flurries with her mother, Mei Xiang. Show More Summary
A fast-moving storm brought the nation’s capital bitter cold and the season’s first snow, snarling road traffic on the first day of the new Congress.
Bottleneck ahead? Voters are evenly divided when asked whether President Obama or the new Republican-led Congress should take the lead on issues important to the nation. Click here to read the story.