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THE LAST TIME WASHINGTON'S BASEBALL TEAM ADVANCED TO THE WORLD SERIES

Washington fans can finally stop waiting: The Nationals are headed to the World Series. Here's how the Fall Classic played out 86 years...

INSIDE THE WIZARDS' HOUSE-HUNTING: PENTAGON VIEWS, A YARD FOR DOGS AND AN ALL-STAR LANDLORD

A dozen new players, along with several assistant coaches and staffers, moved to Washington over the summer. And they all needed homes.

 
 
 

WHAT YOU MISSED WHILE NOT WATCHING LAST NIGHT'S DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

Twelve candidates, three hours and a wide-ranging exchange on issues domestic and foreign.

HOW THE NATIONALS CELEBRATED WASHINGTON'S FIRST WORLD SERIES BERTH IN 86 YEARS

The Nationals partied hard from the postgame podium to the clubhouse to the private room at the late-night restaurant.

 
 
 

NATS FANS RELISH PENNANT-CLINCHING WIN: ‘WE'VE CONQUERED ALL THE DEMONS'

Game 4 featured a “Baby Shark” singalong and, for at least one longtime D.C. baseball fan, an early birthday present.

POWER UP: WARREN GETS FRONT-RUNNER TREATMENT IN OHIO DEBATE - AND THE HITS KEPT COMING

But the senator emerged with a strong performance.

 
 
 

SIX FEDERAL EMPLOYEES TO BE HONORED WITH THE ‘OSCARS OF GOVERNMENT SERVICE'

For the first time, all winners of the “Sammies” are from outside the Washington area, indicative of the 85 percent of federal employees...

WEALTH TAX SPLITS SANDERS AND WARREN FROM THE REST OF THE DEMOCRATS

The intraparty feud comes amid the rapid growth of inequality in the U.S., with the 400 richest Americans tripling its share of the...

 
 
 

BIDEN ENTERED FOURTH QUARTER WITH SIGNIFICANTLY LESS MONEY THAN HIS TOP COMPETITORS, FILINGS SHOW

The former vice president's campaign struggled to gain financial steam in the past three months.

THE NATIONALS DIDN'T JUST SWEEP THE CARDINALS. THEY ALSO KILLED THEIR IDENTITY

The cracks started to show in Game 3, but it was in Game 4 when the wheels completely came off the Cardinals and their brand - just...

 
 
 

WARREN FACES FIRST SUSTAINED ATTACK IN DEBATE THAT BEGINS WITH UNIFIED CONDEMNATION OF TRUMP

While Trump gave Democrats an early reprieve from their internecine policy battles, those fights quickly emerged once the debate shifted...

PETE BUTTIGIEG'S UNCHARACTERISTICALLY FIERY DEBATE: ‘I DON'T NEED LESSONS FROM YOU ON COURAGE'

Did the normally sanguine mayor show he can take a punch? Or come across as preachy?

 
 
 

MLB PLAYOFF BRACKET AND SCHEDULE

Major League Baseball's postseason is upon us. Here's the bracket and schedule.

THESE NATIONALS, NOW BOUND FOR THE WORLD SERIES, HAVE PROVED EVERYONE WRONG

This unexpected joyride of a season could hold more promise yet.

 
 
 

WINNERS AND LOSERS FROM THE OCTOBER DEMOCRATIC DEBATE

Who won, who lost, and what changed.

DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFUL BERNIE SANDERS TO BE ENDORSED BY ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ

The senator from Vermont wins the backing of the congresswoman from New York, a major coup and a potential blow to Sen. Elizabeth Warren...

 
 
 

GOP LAWMAKER SAYS TRUMP IS ‘KILLING US' AHEAD OF 2020 ELECTIONS IN SECRETLY-RECORDED AUDIO

Texas Democrats called for the resignation of GOP House Speaker Dennis Bonnen Tuesday after the audio's release, in which he also urged...

HONG KONG PROTESTERS BURN LEBRON JAMES JERSEY, CHANT PROFANITY TOWARD LAKERS STAR

James lost more than a few fans in Hong Kong after saying that Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of their cause...

 
 
 

GIULIANI PRESSED TRUMP TO EJECT MUSLIM CLERIC FROM U.S., A TOP PRIORITY OF TURKISH PRESIDENT, FORMER OFFICIALS SAY

Former officials said Giuliani repeatedly made the case that the U.S. government should turn Fethullah Gulen over to Turkey, which...

ASTROS' GERRIT COLE ISN'T DOMINANT IN ALCS GAME 3, BUT HE'S GOOD ENOUGH TO BEAT THE YANKEES

Houston's standout right-hander walks five but navigates his way to seven shutout innings in a 4-1 win that gives Astros a 2-1 lead...

 
 
 



Nationals head to first ever World Series after sweeping of Cardinals

Nationals head to first ever World Series after sweeping of Cardinals

For the first time in 86 years, a team from the nation's capital is heading to the World Series. Read more ...

Democrats topping field face tough questions at Ohio debate

Democrats topping field face tough questions at Ohio debate

The debate marks the first time the candidates meet since the House moved forward with the impeachment inquiry against President Trump. Read more ...

Fact-checking claims from the Democratic debate

Fact-checking claims from the Democratic debate

Twelve Democrats seeking the presidency tussled Tuesday night in a wide-ranging debate featuring the largest number of qualifying candidates on the same stage. Read more ...

Ocasio-Cortez to endorse Bernie Sanders

Ocasio-Cortez to endorse Bernie Sanders

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez plans to endorse Bernie Sanders at a campaign rally on Saturday, according to two Sanders aides, strengthening the Vermont senator's pull among young... Read more ...

Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. among nominees for 2020 Rock and Roll Hall...

Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. among nominees for 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction

The late musical icons Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the 16 acts nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class. Read more ...

7-year-old Wisconsin boy caught vaping CBD at school

7-year-old Wisconsin boy caught vaping CBD at school

The second-grader said he got the vape device from his mother's purse. Read more ...

Dutch police found isolated family living in a basement reportedly waiting...

Dutch police found isolated family living in a basement reportedly waiting for world to end

Dutch authorities are trying to piece together the story of a family found living isolated from the outside world in the rural east of the Netherlands. Read more ...

Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time since '33

Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time since '33

WASHINGTON - As the Washington Nationals moved a party 86 years in the making from their ballpark's infield to a booze-filled clubhouse, manager Dave Martinez paused near the... Read more ...

Felicity Huffman reports to prison to start two-week sentence for college...

Felicity Huffman reports to prison to start two-week sentence for college admissions scam

Actress Felicity Huffman reported to federal prison in Dublin, California, on Tuesday to begin serving a two-week sentence for her role in the college admissions scam, a... Read more ...

Sen. Josh Hawley rips LeBron James for his comments on Hong Kong protests

Sen. Josh Hawley rips LeBron James for his comments on Hong Kong protests

A US senator ripped LeBron James after the Lakers great criticized NBA general manager Daryl Morey's tweet supporting Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters. “Having just been in... Read more ...