Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Trash Truck in DC – NBC4 Washington

NBC4 WashingtonA man died after being struck by a trash truck Friday morning, D.C. police said.. Rescue crews had to pull the victim from underneath the truck after he became…

Two PSU Students Travel to Washington DC for a Historic Internship – Four States Homepage

Four States HomepageWhile most students take winter break to rest from school work, two Pittsburg State University students traveled to Washington D.C. for a historic internship. Jordan Boyd and Jake…

Is the US powerless in South Sudan? – BBC News

BBC NewsIn a church in Alexandra, Virginia, just across the river from Washington DC, the congregation sing a solemn, gentle hymn in Dinka, one of the languages of South Sudan.…

Universe measured to 1% accuracy – BBC News

BBC NewsBy James Morgan Science reporter, BBC News, Washington DC. Artist’s concept of measurement of universe from BOSS The spheres (BAOs) can be used as a “standard ruler” (white line)…

Another reconstruction: Shanahan leaves mess to clean up – Washington Times

Washington TimesInside the press room at Redskins Park, long strips of Scotch tape held shades against the four windows and two doors in front of the building. Not long before…

President Obama, Vice President Biden, Hit Molly Malone’s For Lunch In DC

President Obama and Vice President Biden are at lunch Molly Malone’s, an Irish bar and eatery in the Barrack’s Row development in Washington DC, as of this writing. This is…

Android App Off-Mode Sends Messages When You’re Busy

The Android app called “Off-Mode” is a much needed device for your Nexus, Samsung, or Google or any Android based smartphone. Off-Mode, which is free to download, will send a…

Miriam Carey: Capitol Police Shoot Unarmed Black Woman, Not Her Car

Miriam Carey. Already, there’s something real strange about the story of an unarmed black woman IDed by her license plate, not her driver’s license (is it her car?) and shot…

Chevron Ecuador | Chevron’s 2011 $96 Million Court Award Confirmed

The latest Chevron Ecuador case news. Chevron’s August 2011 $96 million award by the International Court at The Hague was confirmed today. According to various reports, Washington DC District Judge…

Hadiya Pendleton In Chicago, 8 Year In Oakland Old Killed By Guns

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZCck8vnI4U Hadiya Pendleton was just 15-year-old, and shot in the back by someone who opened fire in a park near her high school on January 29th. That was this week,…

Kids Sellling Coffee On DC Streets After Cold Inauguration

The end of the 57th Presidential Inauguration had fun happenings in the streets of Washington DC, right next to Capitol Hill. There was the family and kids serving hot chocolate.…

Presidential Inauguration 2013: Off To Washington DC Via Chicago

Presidential Inauguration 2013: Zennie62 trip got off underway with a stop in Chicago, a layover, really, until the morning, when I head to the airport to catch a flight to…

Oakland Blogger Zennie62 Off To Cover Presidential Inauguration

The credentials were sent, and the sponsors secured: Oakland / Atlanta blogger Zennie Abraham aka “Zennie62” is set to leave for Washington DC to cover the swearing-in ceremony at the…

Chevron Ecuador: Emails Point To Ecuador, Petroecuador, Working With Donziger

More Chevron Ecuador news. About two years ago, an associate with Amazon Watch I will not name tried to bully Kevin Skaggs and Vlae Kershner of SFGate.com, the website of…

Vikings Stadium Approved By Minnesota House 73-58

The Minnesota Vikings will finally get the stadium they have sought after for so long. On Monday, the Minnesota House approved financing on a 73-58 vote. And while deliberating, the…

As Mitt Romney Speeds To GOP Nom, Questions About Finances

Mitt Romney’s speeding toward what looks to be the Republican Presidential Nomination for President. Romney’s just made a GOP Primary sweep, taking Washington DC, Maryland, and Wisconsin on Tuesday, and…

Cenk Uygur On Current TV’s Iowa Caucus Coverage: Says ‘Uh’ Too Much

Proud to see YouTuber Cenk Uygur from The Young Turks Show finally make it to the TV screen as he’s tried to do for several years now. His efforts first…

White House Shooting Suspect Arrested: Oscar Ortega-Hernandez

A man accused of being the White House Shooting Suspect was arrested in White Township, Indiana County Pennsylvania. The man is 21-year-old Oscar Ortega-Hernandez, from Idaho Falls, Pennsylvania. Ortega-Hernandez was…

Paul Simon Sings The Sound of Silence – 9-11 Ground Zero

Famed guitarist and musician Paul Simon sang his classic “The Sound of Silence” at the 9-11 Ground Zero Memorial just two hours ago in New York City. Ten years ago…

Social Media Would Have Prevented September 11th

Today is 9-11 – September 11th 2011 – ten years ago, America was the victim of a crime of massive proportions. Four airplanes were directed at The World Trade Center…