| May 2, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Washington -- Hours before the official announcement that President Barack Obama had landed in Kabul, Afghanistan for a surprise visit, the media -- both social and electronic -- were already buzzing with reports about the trip.
Had he indeed landed in-...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:40 AM
The banality of social media can be painful to watch, but when it does something positive, when it steps in to speed along justice in a way that cops and courts cannot, the effect is mind-blowing.
The point has been made that without the reach and...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 10:43 AM
Twitter activity around today's Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act peaked at more than 13,000 tweets per minute at 10:17 a.m., significantly more than the 900 TPM that was tracked during the oral arguments in March, reports Rachael Horwitz,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 10:05 AM
A clip of Mitt Romney speaking at a private fund-raiser in May shows the GOP presidential candidate questioning the prospect of ever reaching peace between Israelis and Palestinians, calling a path to a solution in the region "almost unthinkable to...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 2:57 PM
DC HS covers the 2012 Nationals Dream Foundation Gala with CNN'c Wolf Blitzer, the Foundation's creator Marla Lerner-Tenenbaum, and Nationals 2nd baseman Steve Lombardozzi Jr.
The coaches, managers, players, and friends of the Washington Nationals all...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 5:43 PM
“Concerning the issue of right to work, I am a proud union member who doesn’t mind paying union dues. This small amount of money ensures that I have a living wage, health care benefits, safety improvements, and workplace equality. I wouldn&...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:07 AM
WASHINGTON -- President Obama hasn't even begun his second term, yet already he has been ensnared by scandal.
Republicans have uncovered a shocking level of wrongdoing in the Oval Office, and I'm afraid what they say is true: The president is brazenly...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Near the Israel-Gaza border -- An outcome of talks to halt violence between Israel and militants in Gaza could come as early as Tuesday, a Hamas spokesman said.
"It's in the hands now of the Israelis," Osama Hamdan, Hamas spokesman in Beirut, told CNN....
| Nov 21, 2012
| 10:36 AM
After eight days of violence and nearly 150 deaths on both sides of the Israel-Gaza border, a cease-fire set to take effect Wednesday night promised to silence the warplanes and rocket launchers.
The cease-fire, announced Wednesday night in a joint...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Near the Israel-Gaza border (CNN) -- After eight days of violence and nearly 150 deaths on both sides of the Israel-Gaza border, a cease-fire set to take effect Wednesday night promised to silence the warplanes and rocket launchers.
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Jerusalem -- A fragile truce between Israel and Hamas appeared to hold Friday despite reports that Israeli troops shot and killed a Palestinian man near its border in Gaza.
The soldiers opened fire when farmers were trying to reach their land near...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:40 PM
On "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" last night, Cain called the allegations "totally fabricated" and said he had gone from being angry to being disgusted. "There's not an ounce of truth in all of these allegations," Cain said....