ACLU pressing Nat'l Archives on censored women's march photo

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union is demanding answers from the National Archives in the wake of a scandal over politically motivated edits to a photo of the 2017 Women's March. ...

Reporters claim new rules will hinder impeachment coverage

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial in the Senate promises to be one of the most heavily scrutinized events in American political history. But the journalists covering the tri...

Newseum hailed free press, but got beaten by free museums

WASHINGTON (AP) — In 2008, the Newseum — a private museum dedicated to exploring modern history as told through the eyes of journalists — opened on prime Washington real estate. Sit...

Trump speaks at swank GOP fundraiser, his DC hotel profits

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took the stage in the ballroom of his luxury hotel in Washington on Saturday night, just days before an impeachment vote, to rail against his political rivals ...

Suit claims Apple, Microsoft profit from child cobalt miners

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new lawsuit accuses several of the world's largest technology firms of knowingly profiting from children laboring under brutal conditions in African cobalt mines. ...

Big Bird, Ronstadt, Sally Field celebrated at Kennedy Center

WASHINGTON (AP) — Actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt and the disco-funk band Earth Wind and Fire shared the spotlight Sunday night as part of the latest group of recipients of the Kennedy Cent...

Levinson family in court 13 years after Iran disappearance

WASHINGTON (AP) — Douglas Levinson recalls watching his father pack for an overseas trip. He knew the trip was to the Middle East and, at age 13, knew vaguely that this represented instability and dan...

Party like a spy: Spookstock is intel world’s hush-hush bash

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sometime earlier this year, one of the most elite social events in Washington took place, but without any fanfare or news coverage. It drew about 1,800 attendees an...

Comedian says Roger Stone pressed him to lie about contacts

WASHINGTON (AP) — A comedian and former talk show host is telling jurors in the Roger Stone trial that the political operative pressured him into backing up lies he told Congress. Ra...

Prosecutors say Trump associate Stone lied to investigators

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors have begun opening statements in the trial of Roger Stone , the longtime Donald Trump associate who's been charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. ...

Trump crony Roger Stone's trial promises political drama

WASHINGTON (AP) — Roger Stone, a longtime Republican provocateur and former confidant of President Donald Trump, is going on trial over charges related to his alleged efforts to exploit the Russian-ha...

Nats fans celebrate win _ without climbing the light poles

WASHINGTON (AP) — A city often characterized as a little uptight and starchy let some raw emotion, and many kegs of beer, flow freely after the Washington Nationals won the World Series. ...

Boundary-pushing Dave Chappelle set to receive comedy award

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boundary-pushing comedian Dave Chappelle is the latest recipient of the Mark Twain prize for lifetime achievement in comedy, an honor being bestowed Sunday night at the Kennedy Cente...

In a divided Washington, Nationals' World Series run unites

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington is normally a city defined by its divisions, be they political, racial or economic. But the unlikely World Series run of the Washington Nationals has bec...

What to watch in Washington: The debate or the Nats?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday night presented a genuine televised quandary for many Washingtonians. On one hand there was the fourth Democratic presidential debate in a town that follows...