Washington

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) reacts after catching a touchdown pass from quarterback Carson Wentz (11) in the third quarter against the Washington Redskins at Lincoln Financial Field.
James Lang/USA TODAY Sports
Dave Uram
September 09, 2019 - 9:20 am
Merrill Reese, the Voice of the Eagles, says his main takeaway from Sunday's game was the turning point when Carson Wentz hit DeSean Jackson with a touchdown pass in the third quarter. The stadium erupted, the Eagles spring to life, and they dominated the Redskins for the rest of the game.
Read More
In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 file photo, a giant Smokey Bear statue greets children at the Fire Department Open House at Fire Station One in Kinston, N.C.
Janet S. Carter/Daily Free Press via AP
August 08, 2019 - 12:15 pm
CAPITAN, N.M. (AP) — Smokey Bear, the icon of the longest-running public service campaign in the U.S., is set to turn 75. Birthday parties are scheduled to take place this week in honor of the bear that promotes forest fire prevention. The decision to use the Smokey Bear character happened on Aug...
Read More
President Donald Trump speaks about the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, in Washington.
Evan Vucci/AP Photo
August 05, 2019 - 7:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaking out against weekend mass shootings that rocked a nation, President Donald Trump on Monday called for bipartisan solutions to the bloodshed but offered few details and faced pointed questions from Democrats about whether he had the moral authority to rally a nation against...
Read More
Philadelphia Union midfielder Alejandro Bedoya (11) celebrates after scoring a goal against the D.C. United during the first half at Audi Field.
Scott Taetsch-USA TODAY Sports
Tim Jimenez
August 05, 2019 - 7:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While the Philadelphia Union happened to be in our nation's capital for a match Sunday night, team captain Alejandro Bedoya took advantage of the national spotlight to address Congress on the issue of gun violence. After scoring the opening goal against D.C. United in...
Read More
Philadelphia Soul quarterback Dan Raudabaugh
Jon Stark
Matt Leon
July 25, 2019 - 11:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After going 7-5 during the regular season, the Philadelphia Soul are headed to the playoffs. The AFL's three-seed, Philadelphia plays Washington (7-5) in the first round, which is a two-game aggregate series. Basically the scores of the two games will be added...
Read More
Donald Trump and Alex Acosta
Andrew Harnik/AP
July 12, 2019 - 9:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein , who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls. President Donald Trump, with Acosta at his side...
Read More
Flooding
Dave Dildine/WTOP via AP
July 08, 2019 - 1:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A slow-moving rainstorm Monday washed out roads, stranded drivers and soaked basements, including the White House's, during a chaotic morning commute in the national capital region. Water gushed into the press workspace in the basement near the White House's West Wing. Government...
Read More
Two Bradley Fighting Vehicles are parked next to the Lincoln Memorial before President Donald Trump's "Salute to America," event honoring service branches on Independence Day, Tuesday, July 2, 2019, in Washington.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo
July 03, 2019 - 7:45 am
By Robert Burns, Lolita C. Baldor and Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is marshalling tanks, bombers and other machinery of war for a Fourth of July celebration that traditionally is light on military might, while critics accused him of using America's...
Read More
Vice President Mike Pence canceled a previously scheduled event in New Hampshire to return to the White House, two White House officials told CNN, though the reason for scrapping the event was not immediately clear.
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images via CNN
July 02, 2019 - 12:37 pm
By Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) -- Vice President Mike Pence canceled a previously scheduled event in New Hampshire on Tuesday to return to the White House, White House officials told CNN, though the reason for scrapping the event was not immediately clear. The vice president's spokeswoman said Pence...
Read More
Military police walk near Abrams tanks on a flat car in a rail yard, Monday, July 1, 2019, in Washington, ahead of a Fourth of July celebration that President Donald Trump says will include military hardware.
Patrick Semansky/AP Photo
July 02, 2019 - 9:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's plans for Washington's Fourth of July celebration (all times local): 7:15 p.m. At least two Army tanks have arrived in Washington ahead of a Fourth of July celebration that President Donald Trump says will include military hardware. An...
Read More

Pages