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  • Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke Held Onto Undisclosed Shares In Gun Company

    Frank Kearney III, a former deputy director for strategic operational planning at the National Counterterrorism Center and current member of the advisory board of TigerSwan, a controversial security company that employed military-style counterterrorism ... 5 hours, 49 minutes ago
  • The Women's March: Live updates

    DC marcher: "Before Trump, I was content to sit back". From CNN's Sophie Tatum. Heather Tucci, from Harford County, Maryland, is marching in Washington, DC, today. "Before Trump, I was content to sit back and watch the government just go by me, now I'm ...

    CNN 7 hours, 49 minutes ago
  • Pennsylvania court throws out congressional boundaries

    The decision has immediate implications for the 2018 election, meaning that 14 sitting members of Congress and dozens more people are running or considering running in districts they may no longer live in. The March 13 special election in a vacant ...

    Fox News 7 hours, 50 minutes ago
  • How senators voted to end the government shutdown

    Kentucky. Sen. Mitch McConnell, Republican: YES. Sen. Rand Paul, Republican: NO. Louisiana. Sen. Bill Cassidy, Republican: YES. Sen. John Kennedy, Republican: YES. Massachusetts. Sen. Edward Markey, Democrat: NO. Sen Elizabeth Warren, Democrat: NO ...

    CNN 14 hours, 50 minutes ago
  • Charity to provide military survivor benefits during shutdown

    Washington (CNN) A Maryland-based charity has promised to ensure the families of fallen troops will be paid survivor benefits during the government shutdown. The Fisher House Foundation will ensure benefits including a $100,000 payment will be paid ...

    CNN 19 hours, 50 minutes ago
  • Dems under pressure to end shutdown, as showdown vote set

    “When the Democrat filibuster of the government funding bill ends, the serious, bipartisan negotiations that have been going on for months now to resolve our unfinished business -- military spending; disaster relief; healthcare; immigration and border ...

    Fox News 19 hours, 50 minutes ago
  • Roe Made Abortions Legal, But It Doesn't Keep Women And Providers Safe

    A demonstrator wears her support as she joins a pro-abortion rights walk around a clinic in July 2011 in Germantown, Maryland. Before 1973′s Roe v. Wade, the problems were dangerous abortions and unequal access to safe abortions. Forty-five years ... 1 day, 1 hour ago
  • Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies

    In his 1997 book "Caging the Nuclear Genie — An American Challenge for Global Security," Turner propounded the concept of "strategic escrow" — effectively mothballing hundreds of nuclear missiles by storing them hundreds of miles from any launch site ...

    Fox News 1 day, 7 hours ago
  • Mick Mulvaney on impact of the shutdown, efforts to reopen

    It also would have provided a six-year extension of health insurance to an estimated 9 million children. Democrats held out for a deal on the so-called Dreamers, young people brought to this country illegally by their parents and now sound like they ...

    Fox News 1 day, 19 hours ago
  • The disturbing part about Amazon's HQ2 competition

    There is one additional piece of evidence that points to DC and New York. Three separate areas in the Greater Washington area made the shortlist: DC itself, Northern Virginia and Montgomery County, Maryland. And two communities in Greater New York did ...

    CNN 2 days, 5 hours ago
  • One year later, Women's March returns

    One of the largest demonstrations unfolded Saturday in Los Angeles. Kathleen Whitehead and her 13-year-old daughter, Casey Feldman, arrived early to that march. Feldman carried a green sign that said, "Respect Existence or Expect Resistance." "The ...

    CNN 2 days, 7 hours ago
  • Baltimore mayor fires police commissioner after near-record year for murders

    Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Kevin Davis, left, speaks alongside Mayor Catherine Pugh at a news conference last November. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). High-crime Baltimore's top cop was fired Friday after failing to halt the surge in ...

    Fox News 2 days, 16 hours ago
  • Dr. Marc Siegel: Trump had his Physical -- Now it's Your Turn

    What you need to do – and what I bet you can do – is find a good doctor who will meet your medical needs and help you stay healthy. If you have troubles or worries you need that doc to listen to you all the better. He or she can return that confidence ...

    Fox News 2 days, 19 hours ago
  • 15 Terrific Main Street Towns in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic USA

    Hagerstown MD: The brand new half-mile Hagerstown Cultural Trail begins at the City Park lake right outside the Washington County Art Museum. Just follow the Red Brick Road. Along the way, you'll see the work of new artists, passing an old rail yard ... 3 days, 1 hour ago
  • How senators voted on the government shutdown

    Maryland. Sen. Ben Cardin, Democrat: NO. Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Democrat: NO. Maine. Sen. Susan Collins, Republican: YES. Sen. Angus King, Independent: NO. Michigan. Sen. Gary Peters, Democrat: NO. Sen. Debby Stabenow, Democrat: NO. Minnesota. Sen. Amy ...

    CNN 3 days, 5 hours ago
  • Prosecutors to seek death penalty in Chinese scholar case

    The new allegation is that Christensen "choked and sexually assaulted" someone referred to only by the initials "M.D." in 2013 in central Illinois. He has not been charged in that alleged assault. Christensen also once expressed his aspiration "to be ...

    Fox News 3 days, 11 hours ago
  • Donald Trump signs bill renewing NSA warrantless internet surveillance

    Donald Trump signs bill renewing NSA warrantless internet surveillance. Reuters January 19, 2018 5:32 PM. Above: An undated aerial handout photo shows the National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters building in Fort Meade, Maryland. Image Credit: NSA ... 3 days, 11 hours ago
  • Federal Tax Changes May Prompt State Tax Overhauls

    Subscribe to the Politics email. How will Trump's administration impact you? 'A Comprehensive Look'. Today, as 2018 sessions begin in statehouses across the country and with budgets at the top of the to-do list, tax writers and analysts say the ... 3 days, 19 hours ago
  • American Neo-Nazi Is Using Holocaust Denial As A Legal Defense

    James Jackson, who traveled from Maryland to New York City last March to stab a black man to death with a sword, cited only one ideological influence after his arrest: The Daily Stormer. Lucas Jackson / Reuters. James Jackson, accused of traveling to ... 3 days, 22 hours ago
  • The Youngest Black Dispensary Owner In The US Wants To Help You Understand Weed

    “Snoop can smoke so much more than the average person,” said Hope Wiseman, a 25-year-old former investment banker. “There's a reason marijuana works for him and he can function at such a high level with that level of use. I want to be able to really ... 3 days, 22 hours ago