(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has been hospitalized following a fall at a Washington, D.C., hotel, his team told ABC News late Wednesday night.“This evening, Leader McConnell tripped at a local hotel during a private dinner. He has been admitted to the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -- The Senate on Wednesday voted by a lopsided margin to halt much debated changes to Washington, D.C.'s, century-old criminal code, a move supported by President Joe Biden but criticized by some local activists.The Senate voted 81-14, with Georgia Democrat Raphael Warnock... Read More.
John Mellencamp showed his continuing support for farmers Tuesday, joining them as they marched in Washington, D.C., at the Rally for Resilience: Farmers for Climate Action.The Farm Aid co-founder took the stage at Freedom Park and performed an acoustic version of “Rain on the Scarecrow,”... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate intends to move forward with a vote this week to revoke much-debated changes to Washington, D.C.'s criminal code even as the city council's chairman sought Monday to withdraw the original legislation so that it could be revised and resubmitted.The latest... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The National Mall's iconic cherry blossom trees will be making their big bloom soon.The National Parks Service announced that full bloom for its Yoshino cherry blossom trees, which comprise 70% of the cherry blossoms around the mall, is forecasted to reach peak... Read More.
John Mellencamp is continuing his very public support of farmers. The Farm Aid co-founder and board member is set to join farmers, ranchers and farmworkers in Washington, D.C., on March 7 at the Rally for Resilience: Farmers for Climate Action.Mellencamp, who is currently on his... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Revoking the government's decades-old approval of an abortion medication would represent a "dangerous attack" on public health, the attorneys general from 21 states and the District of Columbia told a Texas judge on Friday.In a brief filed in the district federal court, the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Angie Craig, D-Minn., was attacked in her Washington, D.C., apartment building on Thursday morning, her office said later that day, and police have since arrested a suspect."This morning around 7:15 a.m., Rep. Craig was assaulted in the elevator of her apartment building,"... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After months of contention which began shortly after the midterm elections, the House, led by the Republican majority, voted Thursday to prevent a pair of local Washington, D.C., bills from going into effect.One of the bills would allow non-U.S. citizens to vote... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Angie Craig, D-Minn., was attacked in her Washington, D.C., apartment building on Thursday morning, her office said later that day."This morning around 7:15 a.m., Rep. Craig was assaulted in the elevator of her apartment building," Nick Coe, Craig's chief of staff,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A gunman opened fire in several locations in a string of random shootings Wednesday, killing a DC Metro subway employee and injuring three others.The DC Metro worker was fatally shot after trying to intervene when the gunman got into a confrontation with... Read More.