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Joseph Cofrancesco, front, and others lift under the supervision of judges at CrossFit Balance in Washington; the CrossFit Games, which are televised, are the Olympics of exercise and participation in them has been growing.
As Democrats lost a special election in Florida because of the unpopularity of President Obama, the CIA under his administration is accused of spying on the Intelligence Committee of a Democratic Senate, and a new Wall Street Journal /NBC poll finds disapproval of the president among Democrats rising to 20 percent, The Washington Post headlines, ... (more)
From over on the Drudge Report, Matt Drudge stepped over to his Twitter page to give a shout-out to California Senator Diane Feinstein on March 11, 2014.
The child support trial involving former OMB director Peter Orszag and his ex-wife, Cameron Kennedy, got off to a contentious and revealing start today.
A murder trial is scheduled to start Wednesday morning for a New Jersey man charged with tossing his 2-year-old daughter into a creek while still strapped into her car seat in 2011.
This is a very nice takedown of E.J. Dionne and his recent bizarre assertion that the GOP is somehow in thrall to Austrian economics.
Warren Buffett's company says it has agreed to acquire a Miami-based TV station from Graham Holdings Co.
A campaign finance scandal has ensnared a Hillary Clinton aide who court papers show secured illegal funding for a 2008 campaign operation, The Washington Post reported on Tuesday.
The chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee said on Tuesday he would introduce a bill to address the crisis in Ukraine including $150 million in aid, sanctions against Ukrainians and Russians responsible for violence and human rights violations in Ukraine, and backing for a shift in funding for the International Monetary Fund.
Russia's military takeover of Crimea is an unacceptable violation of international law, but it provides no justification for increasing the Pentagon's already bloated budget, as many observers have been asserting in recent weeks.
Fifteen girls are among the 40 high school finalists for the Intel Science Talent Search contest in Washington, D.C., as they compete for the $100,000 cash prize and attention that will help them begin a promising career in science.
In partnership with theatreWashington, The Washington Post today announced that Adele Robey and Julia Robey Christian, co-founders of Anacostia Playhouse , will receive The Washington Post Award for Innovative Leadership in the Theatre Community at the 30th Annual Helen Hayes Awards on Monday, April 21, 2014 .
Office of Personnel Management Director Katherine Archuleta announced a new strategic plan Tuesday that she said will help the agency "recruit, retain and honor a world-class federal workforce."
Pew Research Center Founding Director Andrew Kohut wrote an important Washington Post column last month highlighting the Democratic drift leftward during the Obama administration.
A Fox News reporter was told by Enroll America that "there was no truth" to a tip that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was fundraising for the group, ending an early investigation into her activities.
The frontrunner to become the next president of the United States is playing an old and dangerous political game -- comparing a foreign leader to Adolf Hitler.