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What Did George Washington Do In This Room?

AP | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics

MOUNT VERNON, Va. (AP) — George Washington ate here, but nearly as much as we first thought. The keepers of Washington's Mount Vernon estate on Fri...

Charmed by Charm City

Paul Rockower | Posted 09.26.2013 | Travel
Paul Rockower

altimore makes for an easy adventure for those in the mid-Atlantic region, Philly or even as far afield as New York. There is much to be explored and enjoyed in Baltimore, and it is easy to find yourself charmed by this veritable Charm City.

Who Doesn't Love A July 4 Parade In 100-Degree Heat?

Posted 07.03.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Who doesn't love an Independence Day parade in 100 degree weather? Assuming you're not answering "me" to that question, here are som...

Activtsts To Sign Mt. Vernon Statement: Conservative Manifesto Coming Soon

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Conservative leaders gathering in Virginia Wednesday will sign on to a broad statement of principle aimed at giving a coherent framework to the grassr...

Harold Ford Has a Caribbean American Dilemma, and a Trip to Haiti Won't Cut It

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Yvonne R. Davis

Caribbean American leaders question Ford's sincerity when it comes to issues that impact the nearly 700,000 Caribbean Americans in New York City alone.

Glenn Beck Accepts Key To Hometown Of Mount Vernon, Washington; 800 Demonstrate

The Huffington Post | T.J. Ortenzi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Glenn Beck received the key to his hometown of Mount Vernon, Wash. Saturday at a ceremony that drew about 800 protesters, according to the spokeswoman...