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BLOOMBERG TO SPEND $80 MILLION, LARGELY TO SUPPORT DEMOCRATS' EFFORT TO GAIN HOUSE MAJORITY

The former New York mayor is poised to become the single biggest benefactor for the party during the midterms

TRUMP'S MOVE ON FAMILY SEPARATIONS WON'T ADDRESS THE CORE POLICY CHANGE HE APPROVED

How the system is likely to work now vs. how it worked two years ago.

 
 
 

THE NBA DRAFT WILL SHOW BIG MEN ARE BACK IN FASHION. AND NOW THEY CAN DO IT ALL

The NBA's priority on pace and space in the small-ball era is no tall order for some of the draft's agile and versatile big men.

‘A BLOWTORCH TO THE TINDER': STOKING RACIAL TENSIONS IS A FEATURE OF TRUMP'S PRESIDENCY

The president often dehumanizes immigrants and and cultivates tribalism under the banner of his slogan, ‘Make America Great Again.'

 
 
 

WIZARDS CONCLUDE PRE-DRAFT WORKOUTS WITH JEROME ROBINSON

Jerome Robinson, a shooting guard, averaged 17.7 points in three seasons at Boston College.

AFTER WINNING A STANLEY CUP, DOES BARRY TROTZ CRACK THE MOUNT RUSHMORE OF D.C. PRO COACHES?

After Joe Gibbs, the other three spots are up for debate.

 
 
 

DID MICHAEL COHEN JUST SEND A SIGNAL ABOUT FLIPPING ON TRUMP?

In a letter resigning his RNC post, Cohen rather unnecessarily rebukes Trump's family-separation policy.

CONGRESS DEBRIEF: CRUZ WALKS POLITICAL TIGHTROPE AS HE CRITICIZES SEPARATION POLICY BUT NOT TRUMP

The Texas senator and longtime immigration hard-liner faces reelection in a border state that is the epicenter of the debate over separating...

 
 
 

WATCH PARENTS TURN A GIRLS' SOFTBALL GAME INTO A CLEAT-THROWING BRAWL

“I just think it wasn't very appropriate,” a resident of Kingsport, Tenn., said after both 12-and-under teams had been banned.

FOR D.C. AREA'S TOP HOOPS PROSPECT, START OF RECRUITING INCLUDED DUKE, KENTUCKY AND TEAM USA

Paul VI guard Jeremy Roach already has offers from Villanova and Virginia, among others. On June 15, the recruiting window for players...

 
 
 

KEVIN HUERTER FULLY EXPECTED TO RETURN TO MARYLAND. NOW HE'S A SUREFIRE FIRST-ROUND NBA DRAFT PICK

Kevin Huerter, a 6-foot-7 sharpshooter, left Maryland after two seasons and is expected to be a mid-to-late first-round pick Thursday...

TRUMP AND KIRSTJEN NIELSEN'S EMBARRASSING SURRENDER ON SEPARATING FAMILIES AT THE BORDER

Make no mistake: The administration just admitted its arguments were bogus and that it overplayed its hand.

 
 
 

WORLD CUP FANS' VIEW: FOR A PERUVIAN STUDENT, NEW HOPE FOR THE TEAM AND AN OLD BOND WITH DAD

Daniel Sumalavia, in Washington, and his father, 3,000 miles away, both had a sleepless night waiting for their home country's World...

VAGABOND DWIGHT HOWARD TRADED AGAIN, THIS TIME TO THE BROOKLYN NETS

Future Hall of Famer changes teams for the fifth time in six years.

 
 
 

TWO REASONS FOR RUSSIA'S EARLY SUCCESS IN THE 2018 WORLD CUP

Russia was given a good chance to advance from its weak group, but few could have foreseen its offensive explosion.

GOP LEADERS VOICE HOPE THAT BILL ADDRESSING FAMILY SEPARATIONS WILL PASS THURSDAY

At a news conference, House Speaker Paul Ryan and others plugged a “compromise” bill that faces an uncertain fate.

 
 
 

FEMALE REPORTER GROPED DURING A LIVE WORLD CUP BROADCAST: 'WE DO NOT DESERVE THIS'

Julieth Gonzalez Theran was doing a live shot from Saransk when a stranger ran up to her and interrupted.

HOW NICE! JAPAN AND SENEGAL FANS PICK UP TRASH AFTER GAMES AT THE WORLD CUP

 
 
 

WIZARDS WILL PLAY REGULAR-SEASON GAME IN LONDON AGAINST THE KNICKS

WORLD CUP FANS' VIEW: WHEN THE 'ROLIGANS' OF DENMARK GET TOGETHER, 'EVERYBODY'S JUST HAPPY'

The easygoing fan base celebrates a win while reveling in the social experience.

 
 
 



Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

Burger King says it's sorry for offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to Russian women who get pregnant from World Cup players. Read more ...

Phillies fan injured after Phanatic shoots hot dog into stands

Phillies fan injured after Phanatic shoots hot dog into stands

It's been said that there's no crying in baseball. But you can probably cry “Ouch!” if you've been hit in the face by a flying hot dog. That's what happened to a Pennsylvania... Read more ...

When The White House Can't Be Believed

When The White House Can't Be Believed

President Trump's order changing policy on separating children from their parents at the border may dampen the outrage factor. But NPR's David Folkenflik says the disbelief... Read more ...

Trump Signs Off On Plan To End His Family Separation Policy

Trump Signs Off On Plan To End His Family Separation Policy

The president's action came after he tweeted Wednesday morning that he was “working on something” to “pass good immigration legislation.” Read more ...

​American Airlines asks that migrant children separated from parents not be...

​American Airlines asks that migrant children separated from parents not be on its flights

American Airlines is asking the Trump administration not to put any of the migrant children who have been separated from their parents on its flights. Read more ...

Hundreds of pro-immgirants protesters rally at the Statehouse

Hundreds of pro-immgirants protesters rally at the Statehouse

President Trump has signed an executive order stopping family separation at the southwest border as many, including in Boston, call for change to immigration policy. Read more ...

Commercial airlines ask that migrant children separated from parents not be...

Commercial airlines ask that migrant children separated from parents not be on its flights

Several airlines are asking the Trump administration not to put any of the migrant children who have been separated from their parents on its flights. Read more ...

The Kate Spade brand is donating $1 million to mental health organizations

The Kate Spade brand is donating $1 million to mental health organizations

The Kate Spade brand announced on Wednesday that it would donate $1 million to mental-health awareness to honor its late founder. Kate Spade was found dead by suicide in her... Read more ...

Young immigrants detained at juvenile detention center allege abuses

Young immigrants detained at juvenile detention center allege abuses

WASHINGTON - Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at a juvenile detention center in Virginia say they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in... Read more ...

George and Amal Clooney are donating $100,000 to help migrant children

George and Amal Clooney are donating $100,000 to help migrant children

“We can't change this administration's policy, but we can help defend the victims of it.” Read more ...