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Professional Football Team in Nation's Capital Loses Name, Logo, Colors

A tale of two cities – Washington and Bucharest – and two trademark battles It’s big news when a storied sports franchise loses its identity. And that’s what’s happened with a prominent professional football team in its nation’s capital, a team with which you’re all doubtless familiar: No, not the Washington, D.C. Show More Summary

Hundreds Gather in Washington to Honor Victims Killed in Taliban Terrorist Attack at Pakistan School

A vigil was held in the nation's capital in remembrance of those killed by a Taliban terrorist attack at military-run Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan, Tuesday that killed 132 children and nine staff members.

Crony Capitalism to Blame for Sluggish Job Growth

16 hours agoNews : Reason

The Washington Post has a terrific article today, "The great start-up slowdown" detailing how the rise of crony capitalism is retarding economic growth and job creation in the United States. The subheadline gets right to the point: "Some economists...Show More Summary

Washington D.C. Passes Bill to Force Pro-Life Groups to Hire Abortion Activists

Yesterday, the Council of the District of Columbia passed a bill that could force employers in the nation’s capital to cover elective abortions in their health plans and require even pro-life organizations to hire individuals who oppose their views on abortion. The bill will now go to Mayor Vincent Gray for approval. This latest attempt […]

Capital Journal Daybreak: Historic Deal to Restore Cuba Ties | X Factors to Normalizing U.S.-Cuba Relations | U.S. Blames North Korea for Sony Hack

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Washington Already Has Its Man in Havana

Cuba and the United States have not yet formally restored relations, but they are represented in each other's capitals. The senior American diplomat in Havana is a career Foreign Service officer who took up the post in August.

Capital Gifts 2014: What To Get The Washington Football Fan Who Hates The Team's Name

Because you probably know someone who doesn't support the team's name, or just wants to piss off Dan Snyder. [ more › ]

Capital Journal Daybreak: Mood Brightens on Economy, Not on Race Relations–WSJ/NBC Poll | The 2016 Race Begins | Senate Votes to Extend Tax Breaks

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Morning Agenda: A Test for Post-Crisis Banking System

Market turmoil will test Washington's efforts to bolster the financial system. | Bond investors skittish over emerging markets. | Venture capital's feeding frenzy. | Email newsletter theSkimm raises $6.25 million in financing.

The Panthers and Capitals played the longest shootout in NHL history

The Florida Panthers and Washington Capitals crushed an NHL record (previous was 15) Tuesday night: Panthers beat the Capitals in a 20-round shootout. Longest shootout in NHL history! — ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) December 17,...Show More Summary

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac To Lose Market Share To Private Capital: CBO

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - America's government-controlled mortgage finance giants, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, will likely guarantee a shrinking share of new loans over the next decade, congressional analysts said on Tuesday. During the...Show More Summary

Capital Journal Daybreak: GOP Governors Focus on Welfare Programs | Surgeon General Confirmed | Taliban Militants Attack Pakistan School

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Capital Journal Daybreak: Rare Bipartisan Success for Congress | Protest Leaders Vow to Keep Pressing for Change | Sydney Cafe Siege Sparks Terror Fears

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Thousands rally across U.S. over police killings

Thousands of protesters paralyzed parts of New York and Washington on Saturday, stepping up demonstrations across the United States demanding justice for black men killed by white police. The rallies in the US capital, New York, Boston...Show More Summary

Justice for All: Thousands march on Washington to demand end to police violence, racial profiling

5 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

Demonstrators march down Pennsylvania Avenue during the National Action Network National March Against Police Violence in Washington December 13, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Thousands of people are marching in the nation's capital today, including the families of black men and children killed by police in recent high-profile cases. Read the rest

Marches to protest police killings planned in DC, New York

WASHINGTON — Protesters plan to converge on the nation’s capital on Saturday to help bring attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action. Civil rights organizations plan to hold a...Show More Summary

Capital Journal Daybreak: House Passes Spending Bill in the Nick of Time | CIA Chief Defends Agency

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Capital Journal Daybreak: Democrats Balk Over Dodd-Frank Push in Spending Bill | McCain vs. Paul: The War Over War

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Capital Journal Daybreak: Senate Report Calls CIA Tactics Ineffective | Police Distrust and Big Cities

The Journal's morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more.

Tony Perkins: DC Banned "Ex-Gay" Torture To Further Recruiting Of LGBT Youth

last weekLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"In Washington, D.C., destructive behavior isn’t just encouraged -- efforts to stop it are punished! If kids are looking for a way out of their same-sex attractions, they’ll have to start outside of the nation’s capital. Under a measure just passed by the D.C. Show More Summary

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