washington examiner

Another close call for TSA

More headaches for Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano. A former Transportation Security…

6 of the 10 richest counties in U.S. are in DC area

Loudoun, Fairfax lead U.S. in median income Loudoun ranks as the richest…

D.C. headed for another financial meltdown

The District of Columbia has a much bigger financial problem than next…

Poll: Rep. Gerry Connolly, 2008 freshman class president, is in big trouble

Fairfax County businessman Keith Fimian, who unsuccessfully ran against former County Board…

The Obama Moratorium: No offshore drilling while he’s in office

The Obama administration’s six-month delay in approving new offshore drilling leases in…

Two cops wounded in Pentagon shootout

Two Pentagon Police officers and a suspected gunman were wounded in a…

Virginia first state to challenge federal health insurance mandate

Congress hasn’t even passed Obamacare yet, but if and when it does,…

Obama wants Dems to keep trying on stalled plan

President Obama's Republican-flavored health-care proposal landed with a thud on Capitol Hill,…

Bunning and Dems both claim a win

A bill to extend unemployment benefits put Republicans in a political bind…

D.C. issues marriage licenses to same-sex couples

It was a historic morning for dozens of gay couples who woke…

Obama tries to soothe anxious Dems with bipartisan talk

A day ahead of his renewed push for health care legislation, President…

A gas tax to cure global warming? Compromise looks to revive stalled plan

A group of senators are trying to resuscitate global warming legislation, but…

Obama aims lower for financial reform package

The White House may be willing to compromise on creating a new…

One more push: Democrats ready health bill strategy

House and Senate Democrats this week are plowing forward with a sweeping…

Pelosi tells vulnerable Dems to take one for the team on Obamacare

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says vulnerable Democrats in Congress need to be…

Canada bounces Russia, 7-3

Ovechkin & Co. routed by avalanche of goals Russia never had a…

China: Bigger, badder and greener than the U.S.?

China, one of the most polluted countries on Earth, “is already beating…

Record total leaves Kim in control

Kim Yu-Na watched her biggest rival skate the performance of her life,…

Revenge best served gold?

Americans remember home loss to Canada No one knows what the Canadian…

U.S. men try to storm medal stand

Another day, another chance to pad the medals total for the United…