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  • Virginia Commonwealth's Rob Brandenberg had 12 points, five rebounds and three assists against George Washington on Saturday. (Associated Press)

    Bradford Burgess the difference for VCU against GW

    George Washington trailed Virginia Commonwealth in several categories, but the first leg of Sunday's BB&T Classic at Verizon Center ultimately came down to one factor: One team had Bradford Burgess, and the other did not.


  • Liberty, one of two turkeys "pardoned" by President Obama, peers through the slats of a carrier at his new home, Mount Vernon, after an arrival that was heralded by visitors and staff Wednesday. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

    A good Thanksgiving for two turkeys

    Liberty and Peace, a pair of 19-month-old turkeys, were recently plucked from their Minnesota farm and brought to the District, never to see their friends or family members again.


  • Mike and Maggie Lonergan were coaching at Division III Catholic University when Mike took over at Vermont in 2005. He was hired to replace Karl Hobbs at George Washington shortly after Peter Nero became athletic director. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    New GW coach Lonergan has an invaluable fan in the stands: his wife

    Mike Lonergan left Vermont's Patrick Gymnasium with a memento of a championship season earlier this year.


  • College basketball preview: George Washington Colonials

    George Washington Colonials


  • Sections of the museum sit amid a tree-lined ravine in Bentonville, Ark. The museum is a 10-minute walk through the woods from Bentonville's downtown square, on 120 acres owned by the Walton family.

    Wal-Mart heir to open museum in Arkansas

    As an heir to the Wal-Mart fortune, Alice Walton had the means to buy almost any piece of art on the market. So she scooped up one masterpiece after another: an iconic portrait of


  • Major art museum opens in unlikely place: Arkansas

    As an heir to the Wal-Mart fortune, Alice Walton had the means to buy almost any piece of art on the market. So she scooped up one masterpiece after another: an iconic portrait of George Washington, romantic landscapes from the 19th century, a Norman Rockwell classic.


  • Mike Lonergan was introduced as George Washington's basketball coach after serving a six-year stint at Vermont. He also coached for a dozen seasons at Division III Catholic, winning 251 games and the 2001 national title. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    George Washington putting pieces together

    George Washington is five seasons removed from its last NCAA tournament appearance.


  • BOOK REVIEW: 'Socrates'

    Paul Johnson has written several concise biographies for general audiences about a wide array of landmark historic figures such as Churchill, Jesus, Napoleon and George Washington. In these minibiographies, he certainly has demonstrated a proven knack for distilling complex biographical issues into accessible stories of about 200 pages.


  • George Washington

    Get Out: Fall Wine Festival

    The habits and beliefs of the Founding Fathers are subject to constant historical revision, but this much we know to be true and factual: George Washington loved his wine.


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