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D.C. Earthquake: Cathedral Putting Together Exhibit On Damage

AP | Posted 01.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Visitors to the Washington National Cathedral will soon get a close-up look at some of the damage caused by an August earthquake. The c...

Engineers Inspect Washington National Cathedral

AP | Posted 12.17.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The same engineers who captivated tourists by rappelling down the Washington Monument are conducting a similar operation at the National...

2-Ton Pieces Being Removed From National Cathedral

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 12.12.2011 | Religion

By BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Damaged portions of a Washington National Cathedral pinnacle will be removed from the church tempo...

Crane Forces Change In 9/11 Events

Posted 11.08.2011 | Religion

After the toppling of a massive crane at Washington National Cathedral on Wednesday, two major events planned for this weekend's commemoration of the ...

Crane Collapses At National Cathedral

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 11.07.2011 | Religion

WASHINGTON — A 500-ton crane at the Washington National Cathedral collapsed Wednesday amid thunderstorms and driving rain, damaging two nearby b...

Sleepless From the Stock Market

Matthew Edlund, M.D. | Posted 11.06.2011 | Business
Matthew Edlund, M.D.

Security and comfort are difficult to find these days, and the stock market often moves "contrary to fact."

Catholics Pitch In To Repair National Cathedral

Posted 11.01.2011 | Religion

By Lauren Markoe Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The Catholic Archdiocese of Washington is donating $25,000 to help repair the Washington N...

National Cathedral Faces Millions In Earthquake Repairs (UPDATE)

AP/The Huffington Post | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 10.24.2011 | Religion

A spokesman for Washington National Cathedral says at least three of the four pinnacles on the central tower have fallen off and the central tower app...

'Quiet Strength' Of Rosa Parks, Mother Teresa Portrayed In National Cathedral

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON -- Six feet above the vaulted entranceway to Washington National Cathedral, the rough contours of...

Hank Paulson, Ex-Treasury Secretary, Loses $1 Million On DC Home

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON, Dec 30: Few know better than former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson how the struggling U.S. economy has battered home prices. As fo...

Dr. Dorothy Height's Funeral: Lifting Her to Heaven

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

After almost a century of Dorothy Height making this country and world a more just, equal, and hopeful place she is now in heaven, and the rest of us are now going to have to step it up down here.

The GOP & Jack Kemp's Example: Inclusion Matters or the Party of Lincoln Will Perish

Sophia A. Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sophia A. Nelson

Jack Kemp was everybody's favorite Republican/Conservative. The GOP leadership would do well to model itself after him in class, temperament and substance.

Obama's Interfaith Score Card

Matthew Weiner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Matthew Weiner

Obama gets a "B" for his first interfaith outing. Not bad for a beginner, so let's give him an "A" for effort.

100 Days: Obama Begins Day With Prayer At National Cathedral

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Obama started the day with a prayer service at the National Cathedral. Watch highlights via MSNBC below. .msnbcLinks {font-size:11px; font-family:Ar...

Inauguration Events Schedule For Monday, Tuesday

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A schedule of some official and unofficial activities surrounding Barack Obama's inauguration on Jan. 20: ___ MONDAY, JAN. 19 _ ...

Obama Inauguration Schedule

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A schedule of some official and unofficial activities surrounding Barack Obama's inauguration on Jan. 20: ___...

Pentagon 9/11 Memorial: Making Beauty Out of Ugly Things

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cathleen Falsani

I made the short journey to the Pentagon building in Arlington, Va., to visit the 9/11 memorial honoring 184 people who died here when terrorists crashed American Airlines Flight 77.

Tim Russert Wake Draws President Bush, Thousands Of Mourners

AP | Stephen Ohlemacher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON--Thousands of friends, colleagues and strangers joined President Bush and his wife, Laura, in paying respects on Tuesday to Tim Russert. S...