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The Washington Redskins outside linebacker, who last played in the NFL's annual all-star game after the 2010 season, finished with 10 sacks and 60 tackles in 2013.
Officials said 500,108 had enrolled on the state-run health exchange from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, but preliminary data suggests that an additional 125,000 had enrolled through Wednesday.
The Obama administration announced Tuesday that it will host the first "U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit" this summer in Washington.
The U.S. Postal Service could face $1.4 billion in repair work if it hopes to keep its facilities safely operating, according to a report released this week.
Rep. Michael Grimm, New York Republican, said Americans should not change their plans to attend the Sochi Olympics despite security threats, because doing so would be a victory for the terrorists.
President Obama's job approval rating for his fifth year, which included the troubled roll-out of his signature health care law and a 16-day government shutdown, is more than 2 points lower than his 2012 rating, a Gallup poll released Tuesday said.
The Capitals returned goalie Phillip Grubauer to AHL Hershey on Monday, leaving their crease once again to Braden Holtby and Michal Neuvirth.
The Capitals placed defenseman Steve Oleksy on waivers Monday, clearing a second roster spot after goalie Philipp Grubauer was sent to AHL Hershey earlier in the day.
Hilliard, 37, completed his 12-year playing career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 2005 through 2008, when coach Jay Gruden was an offensive assistant.
The new health care law has claimed a new victim in the nation's capital — a popular Friday lunch buffet in Georgetown.
Another lawmaker joined the growing chorus of those who are questioning the safety of Americans attending the Olympics next month in Sochi, Russia.
Even a billionaire ex-mayor of major city must do something to keep busy when the bustle is over - teach, speak, create a new foundation, take a long vacation. That's not what former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has in mind, however.
Republicans are more satisfied than Democrats with the income and wealth distribution in the U.S. today, said a Gallup poll released Monday.
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper's personal statements on new surveillance guidelines
"As intelligence professionals, we have historically preferred to avoid the spotlight, but we know that for the foreseeable future, the public will remain focused on what we do and how we do it. To build on and maintain the trust of the American people and our international partners, we must embrace the President's call for transparency."
The running back has been selected to play in the Pro Bowl after originally being named as an alternate for the annual all-star game.
New York City voters by a 64-24 percent margin say Michael Bloomberg's 12 years as mayor were "mainly a success, according to a new poll.
Wes Phillips, the son of longtime NFL coach and defensive coordinator Wade Phillips, has been hired by the Redskins as their tight end coach, the team confirmed Friday.
The Nationals had two potential long-term contract extension candidates entering the offseason. On Friday, they avoided arbitration with both right-handed pitcher Jordan Zimmermann and shortstop Ian Desmond for the next two seasons. But, for now at least, that’s as far as it goes. Zimmermann signed a two-year deal worth $24 million. Desmond gets a two-year deal worth $17. 5 million. Extensions are still possible for both players, if less likely. Zimmermann and Desmond would be free agents after the 2015 season.
The Nationals have a better idea of their salary structure for the 2014 season now after avoiding arbitration with right-handed pitchers Jordan Zimmerann and Drew Storen. Zimmermann actually gets a two-year deal worth $24 million, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. He will make $7.5 million in 2014 and $16.5 in 2015.