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Howard University: This Is Family

Howard University: This Is Family

What can you say about Howard University that you cannot say about other HBCUs? There are the facts—facts that make the mecca historically unique. Read more...
Body Cameras Have Little Effect on Police Behavior, Study Says

Body Cameras Have Little Effect on Police Behavior, Study Says

A new study says that police body cameras have almost no effect on officer behavior.
The Newseum Is Increasingly Relevant, but Can It Survive?

The Newseum Is Increasingly Relevant, but Can It Survive?

One gallery at the Newseum includes materials dealing with the 9/11 attacks, including newspaper front pages from the day after.
Amazon Key Is Some, Like, Extra-White Shit

Amazon Key Is Some, Like, Extra-White Shit

In the 16 years that I’ve lived in the Washington, D.C., area, I’ve witnessed it go from Chocolate City to Latte City. Sure, the blackness for which the city is known is still present symbolically,
Statue of Naked Woman Is Blocked From National Mall

Statue of Naked Woman Is Blocked From National Mall

“R-Evolution,” a 45-foot-tall steel sculpture, at the Burning Man festival in Nevada in 2015. An activist group has sought to bring the work to the National Mall.
The Daily: Listen to ‘The Daily’: The Trump Dossier

The Daily: Listen to ‘The Daily’: The Trump Dossier

Fusion GPS was hired on behalf of Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee to try to unearth damaging information about Donald J. Trump.
If DC needed a new statue I suppose it should be of this guy

If DC needed a new statue I suppose it should be of this guy

A real American success story The post If DC needed a new statue I suppose it should be of this guy appeared first on Hot Air.
In Call With Times Reporter, Trump Projects Air of Calm Over Charges

In Call With Times Reporter, Trump Projects Air of Calm Over Charges

President Trump during a cabinet meeting at the White House on Wednesday. Mr. Trump said in a brief telephone call on Wednesday that the special counsel investigation had not come near him personally.
In Call With Times Reporter, Trump Projects Air of Calm Over Charges

In Call With Times Reporter, Trump Projects Air of Calm Over Charges

President Trump during a cabinet meeting at the White House on Wednesday. Mr. Trump said in a brief telephone call on Wednesday that the special counsel investigation had not come near him personally.
How I Lost My 13-Year War Against Starbucks

How I Lost My 13-Year War Against Starbucks

Really, this is all Dunkin’ Donuts’ fault. All I wanted was the oddly priced large vanilla chai latte—for some reason the large is priced at $2.09, a full 10 cents less than the small and $1.60 less
Parking Spaces That Could Make You Rich

Parking Spaces That Could Make You Rich

Investors who buy and rent out parking spots in cities where parking is scarce can generally expect steady income.
White Nationalist Richard Spencer Is Barred From Speaking at a Federal Building

White Nationalist Richard Spencer Is Barred From Speaking at a Federal Building

Richard B. Spencer in November 2016 in Washington. The anti-immigration group he leads was told it could not hold its annual conference at a federal office building in the capital.
Donna Brazile Reportedly Pondered Replacing Clinton With Biden in 2016

Donna Brazile Reportedly Pondered Replacing Clinton With Biden in 2016

Donna Brazile at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last year.
Donna Brazile Reportedly Pondered Replacing Clinton With Biden in 2016

Donna Brazile Reportedly Pondered Replacing Clinton With Biden in 2016

Donna Brazile at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last year.
Why we can't have nice things: dockless bikes and the tragedy of the commons

Why we can't have nice things: dockless bikes and the tragedy of the commons

Behind this bucolic industry is a multibillion-dollar battle between China’s big tech companies and Silicon Valley, and the nightmare of vandals and parkingIf there is one sad fact that technology has

Joe Scarborough says if Texas shooter was radical Islamic terrorist, D.C. would be ‘melting down’

Joe Scarborough on the Monday airing of his MSNBC show, “Morning Joe,” told panelists that if the Texas church shooter had been a radical Islamic…
Justices Allow Execution of Inmate Who Cannot Recall His Crime

Justices Allow Execution of Inmate Who Cannot Recall His Crime

A court-appointed psychologist and one hired by Vernon Madison’s lawyers generally agreed that he understood what he was accused of and how the state planned to punish him, even though he could not
Justices Allow Execution of Inmate Who Cannot Recall His Crime

Justices Allow Execution of Inmate Who Cannot Recall His Crime

A court-appointed psychologist and one hired by Vernon Madison’s lawyers generally agreed that he understood what he was accused of and how the state planned to punish him, even though he could not

8 D.C. Restaurants Trump Should Visit Now That He's Actually Going to Eat at Restaurants

Now that Trump has announced he will actually be dining in D.C. restaurants outside of his hotels, we've rounded up a list of suggestions.
News Analysis: Trumpism Without Trump: A Losing Formula in Swing-State Virginia

News Analysis: Trumpism Without Trump: A Losing Formula in Swing-State Virginia

Ed Gillespie, the Republican nominee for governor of Virginia, addressed his supporters in Richmond on Tuesday after losing to Ralph Northam. The messaging of Mr. Gillespie’s campaign was that of a