Category : Washington DC

Northeast / Washington DC - 1 year ago

Rep. John Conyers Announces Resignation

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), the Dean of the House and the most powerful African American elected official in Michigan, announced he will resign from Congress effective today, December 5, 2017. Conyers has been dealing with controversy after several a...

Northeast / Washington DC - 1 year ago

Rep. John Conyers Retires

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), the Dean of the House and the most powerful African American elected official in Michigan, announced he will resign from Congress effective today, December 5, 2017. Conyers has been dealing with controversy after several a...

Northeast / Washington DC - 1 year ago

Wizards Push Past Pistons With Hot 2nd Half

Washington Wizards power forward Markieff Morris (5) attempts to drive past Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond in the first quarter of the Wizards' 109-91 victory at Capital One Arena in D.C. on Dec. 1. (Yusuf Abdullah) Markieff Morris led all s...

Northeast / Washington DC - 1 year ago

Good and Bad News About AIDS in D.C.

D.C. still leads the nation in HIV diagnoses. (Courtesy of MSF Access Campaign) Ten years ago, Washington, D.C., could just as easily lay claim to being the AIDS capital as much as it’s the nation’s capital. Residents were diagnosed with HIV at the...