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32 min ago | CBS 47
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel testifies during a hearing before the Senate Budget Committee June 12, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
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4 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake
Before November 2012, fast-food workers in America had never gone on strike. There was a good reason for that.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
Specialty Hospitals of America owns Specialty Hospital of Washington-Hadley and Specialty Hospital of Washington-Capitol Hill, shown here.
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11 hrs ago | Free Republic
The latest news to come out of Ukraine doesn't involve Vice President Joe Biden, European natural gas supplies, or Vladimir Putin's insatiable appetite for the resurrection of the Soviet Union.
12 hrs ago | Metal Center News
Though exporting offers considerable challenges to North American service centers, finding an alternate destination for material can be a source of growth.
The U.S. Army is looking to cut about 2,000 positions for captains and majors by the end of the year as part of its overall plans to reduce its active duty numbers due to budget cuts, the Army's chief of staff said on Wednesday.
To understand how thoughtless the US latest 'peace process' drive has been, one only needs to consider some of the characters involved in this political theater.
Former White House political director Sara Taylor confers with her attorney Neil Eggleston at a hearing of the US Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. USA on 11 July 2007.
Part of the reason 20-something pundit Matthew Segal accepted the challenge of hosting "OurTime with Matthew Segal," a temporary radio show SiriusXM plans to air on weekends, is because he wants to cut through all the rhetoric Washington insiders typically regurgitate when confronted with a microphone.
"You try to get to the things that really matter, to get to the issues that matter to you, to make sure that your voice gets heard on behalf of the people who sent you to Washington to work for them," Warren said.
Shane Red Hawk of the Sioux Tribe from South Dakota, center, rides a horse with other Native Americans, cowboys, farmers, ranchers and environmentalists during the 'Reject and Protect' rally protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, April 22, 2014.
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"I'm extremely proud of my time at the Leadership Institute," said Young Conservatives Coalition President Chris Malagisi, also an adjunct professor at American University.
Neel Kashkari, acting interim assistant secretary for financial stabilization at the Treasury Department, testifies before the House Domestic Policy Subcommittee during a hearing on Capitol Hill March 11, 2009 in Washington, DC.
A developer says he plans to break ground within months on a downtown project on District-owned land that was delayed for nearly two years after an activist group affiliated with consumer advocate Ralph Nader sued to stop it.
Q1 BIG SPENDERS SO FAR: Happy Monday. It's quarterly lobbying disclosure time. Reports will continue to trickle in until late tonight, but here's an early snapshot of lobbying numbers.