Jeff Malet

Giant Plant Finally Blooms at US Botanic Garden (photos)

After a week long vigil, it finally happened. I am not here referring to a special birthday in the U ...

'Justice for Trayvon' Rally Held in D.C. (photos)

D.C., like many places across the nation, saw a rally that asked for "Justice for Trayvon," after the not guilty verdict.

Celebrating Bastille Day With the Annual Paul Baguette Relay Race (photos)

Bastille Day was celebrated at Paul Bakery downtown with a race, where the batons were baguettes. Mais bien sûr.

Washington Celebrates Independence Day (in photos)

There are many places across America to celebrate the Fourth of July. We think Washington, D.C., is the best place to do just that.

Congressional Women Battle the Press Corps in Softball for Charity (photos)

The Bad News Babes defeated female Members of Congress in a June 26 softball game that raised $125,000 for cancer research.

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Celebrates Hungarian Heritage (photos)

Get ready to check the second half of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall, July 3 through July 7.

The Democrats Crush the Republicans, This Time in Baseball

In the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park, June 13, the Democrats shut out the Republicans.

Tea Party Rallies Against the IRS and Immigration Reform

The Tea Party demonstrated outside the Capitol June 13. On its list of concerns: the NSA, IRS, immigration reform and the president.

Leading Social Conservatives Gather in D.C. for Faith & Freedom Conference (photos)

Citing a "radical Obama agenda," conservatives met blocks from the White House to advocate their point of view of America.

Pro Cycling on the Streets of Clarendon for the Air Force Classic

For one weekend every June, the streets around Clarendon and Crystal City in Arlington VA turn into a high speed ...

One Million Bones on the National Mall Shed Light on Genocide Around the World (photos)

Thousands of volunteers, dressed in white, gathered on the National Mall to create a powerful visible protest against genocide and to raise awareness of mass atrocities in Sudan, Burma, Somalia, Syria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Politicians and Newscasters Mingle at the 69th Annual Radio & TV Congressional Correspondents' Dinner (photos)

Journalists, Capitol Hill leaders and other Washington types met for the Radio and Television Correspondents' dinner June 5.

Memorial Day Weekend in Photos

Memorial Day celebrations in the nation's capital have a special feel and edge with Americans arriving from all parts of the country.

National Asian Heritage Festival - Fiesta Asia 2013 (photos)

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month was celebrated in downtown D.C. and in Silver Spring with street festivals and other activities.

Thousands Attend National Police Week in D.C. (photos)

Police Week was filled with events that told the tale of police officers across the nation and memorialized the sacrifices made to protect Americans everyday.

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