A two-week campaign through Rust Belt states will ask why the administration hasn’t done more and why it is undoing Obama-era regulations labor groups support, as union leaders increasingly suspect that the White House will squander economic gains by ignoring actions that could increase wages.
The president will on Monday night address the nation to share details of a review of U.S. policy in Afghanistan, where troops have been on the ground fighting the Taliban and al-Qaeda for more than 15 years.
Locked out of power in Washington, progressive leaders, including Sen. Bernie Sanders, are organizing at a level where they are confident they can win: local government in states such as Mississippi and Alabama.
Few performers have been so beloved and so derided as Jerry Lewis, who amassed devoted fans and stunningly hostile reviews from critics. Few have been so accomplished as humanitarians — his annual muscular dystrophy telethons had raised almost $1.5 billion by the late 2000s — or so polarizing as personalities.
For nearly two decades, the D.C. College Access Program has shepherded families through the often complicated and time-consuming college-application process, from signing up for the SAT or ACT to applying for financial aid.
This weekend’s preseason game wasn't an ordinary homecoming for this Prince George’s kid as he played 10 minutes from his home, in a stadium where his dad often worked, and for the team he grew up loving.
The left-hander allowed no earned runs in 6 2/3 innings as shorthanded Washington beat San Diego, the third win in a four-game series that showed that the Nats still are, in their diminished state, better than most of the competition they will encounter.
Decades ago, a housing complex was built on the former site of an Indiana lead factory. Eight years ago, it was named a Superfund site. One year ago, everyone was ordered to leave — but some residents are still stuck there.
Former Marine Edgar Harrell, 92, is one of a handful of survivors who lived long enough to hear that the wreckage of the Indianapolis had been found almost 3½ miles below the surface of the Philippine Sea.