WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The defeat of Islamic State in its de facto capital Raqqa may only be the start of a wider struggle by the United States to contain any insurgency launched by the militant group and to stabilize the region, as Washington grapples with defining a comprehensive strategy in Syria.
Meeting Washington for the first time since April's first round, high-scoring Toronto got defensive to continue its hot start with a 2-0 win.
Playing minutes from the nation’s capital, seven San Francisco 49ers kneeled prior to their game against the Washington Redskins, a significant dip in the number kneeling in previous weeks. Thirty 49ers kneeled two weeks ago and 23 took a knee last week in Indianapolis. Show More Summary
It’s going to be a long few weeks for the Capitals if their patchwork defense can’t find a solution. The Washington Capitals defense was always going to be thinner this season. Losing Kevin Shattenkirk to New York, Karl Alzner to Montreal,...Show More Summary
Claude Giroux, Scott Laughton and Sean Couturier each scored two goals to help lead the Philadelphia Flyers to an 8-2 win over the Washington Capitals
Nicklas Backstrom had a goal and three assists and the Washington Capitals knocked the surprising New Jersey Devils from the unbeaten ranks with a 5-2 victory
Just when it looked like the Washington Nationals were going to win their first playoff series since relocating to the nation's capital in 2004, their luck took a turn for the worst in one of the most bizarre games of the postseason so far. Show More Summary
Post by Jenny Erikson. The Dillards take Washington, DC! Jill (Duggar) and Derick Dillard recently spent some time the nation's capital, and boy oh boy, some people are not happy about their being there. After Derick shared several snaps on Instagram, critics flocked to his page to let him no that he has no business being there.
Being governor is about the best job in politics. You get to live in or near your home. The extreme partisanship of Washington usually doesn’t exist in state capitals, so you can accomplish things that materially affect people’s lives. You get the trappings of a chief executive without the burdens of the presidency. Being in […]
PRESS RELEASE: ICX Media, a video data intelligence platform company, announced today that it closed a $6.6 million Series A financing round. Led by Washington, DC-area venture capital firm Grotech Ventures with participation by Richmond-based NRV,...
Patric Hornqvist scored a power-play goal and assisted on another in his season debut to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in their first meeting since the playoffs
Patric Hornqvist made his season debut for the Pittsburgh Penguins against the Washington Capitals
A Washington D.C. lawmaker has proposed a bill aimed at decriminalizing sex work.
Patric Hornqvist is a game-time decision to make his season debut for the Pittsburgh Penguins when they visit the Washington Capitals
Connection between Konowalchuk and Carlyle goes back to Carlyle’s time as an assistant in Washington when the winger was at the end of a long run with the Capitals.
Tampa Bay rallied from a 3-1 hole before taking down Washington in overtime.
Nikita Kucherov got his second goal on the power play in overtime, Tampa Bay held high-scoring Alex Ovechkin pointless and the Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Monday night
Washington gets a second straight hat trick from its stud winger
Alex Ovechkin scored four goals to become the first player in 100 years with back-to-back hat tricks to open a season, and the Washington Capitals beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-1
Nathan Walker is having one incredible NHL debut. Nathan Walker has made history and then some. The 23-year-old forward became the first ever Australian hockey player to play in the NHL after debuting with the Washington Capitals onShow More Summary