Anti-Vax Hotspot Prompts Public Health Emergency02/01/2019 15:21Washington Gov. Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency over the measles outbreak and OR officials have reported an infection has spread there.Clark County Public Health in Vancouver, Washington, has reported 30 confirmed cases of measles since the beginning of the year.In 2000, the US healthcare department announced that measles has been eliminated because of a well-distributed vaccination program...
Carper releases statement on passing of George HW Bush12/05/2018 04:00"To honor his wife of 73 years and her commitment to family literacy, for which she raised over $110 million over the course of over 30 years, George H.W. Bush will be wearing a pair of socks festooned with books", McGrath tweeted at the time.Cannon fire roared again outside the Capitol as the sun sank and the younger President Bush stood with his hand over his heart, watching the casket's procession up the steps...
Kavanaugh Effect: GOP Fundraising Up 500 Percent in Past Few Weeks10/11/2018 03:00But far from using the aftermath of the battle to try and heal the nation, Trump piled into even fiercer attacks.During a MS rally, President Trump made statements mocking the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford, who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers...
Pres. Trump Hosts Ceremonial Swearing-in For Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh10/10/2018 03:00With police standing by, a handful of protesters opposed to Justice Kavanaugh gathered outside the Supreme Court building on Tuesday morning, holding signs saying "Shame" and "He sits on a throne of lies", while chanting, "This isn't over, we're still here". "It is not a partisan or political institution", said Kavanaugh, who was to take up his seat on the nine-member bench on October 9...
John Wall Leads Washington Wizards To Victory Against Philadelphia 76ers03/02/2016 04:00But buoyed by Noel's first made 3-pointer - on the first attempt of his career - an emphatic Noel rebound dunk and an Isiah Canaan 3-pointer from Noel, the Sixers turned a 13-point second-quarter deficit into an eight-point lead, thanks to a 26-6 run to start the third quarter.The Washington Wizards made a fourth quarter rally to beat the league's last-place Philadelphia 76ers with a 116-108 victory at the Verizon Center on Monday evening...