Rangel should take a cue from his predecessor Adam Clayton Powell and go on the lam

Opinion | Nicholas Thimmesch II

What are we to make of Congressman Charles Rangel now that even President Obama has thrown him “under the bus”?

You have secret power in this Congress

Opinion | Elizabeth Letchworth

You have power that no one is telling you about. It works this way

House Dems seek to stop $10B BP tax credit - The Hill

Politics | interns

Eliot Engel and Raul Grijalva introduced separate bills Friday that would prevent BP from claiming a nearly $10 billion tax credit

N.Y. Dems plan birthday bash for Rangel at the Plaza - The Hill

Politics | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Democratic leaders and major party donors plan to hold a lavish 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel in Manhattan next month

Trump's 'You're Fired' moment in football - TheDC

Sports | Julia McClatchy (admin)

To this day, Trump is remembered as the pied piper who failed USFL people

Barney Frank's one dollar fare conundrum and the ruling class

Opinion | Tim Daniel

Last Friday residents thousands of miles away in New York witnessed something similar but quite different: an aggravated, disheveled, undocumented senior citizen

Rubio is on the right track to a balanced budget

Opinion | Cesar Conda

One of those candidates willing to put forth fiscally-sound ideas that are not necessarily popular is Marco Rubio, who is running for Florida’s U.S. Senate seat

Congress must halt tax increases

Opinion | Cesar Conda

Allowing the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts to expire will be the largest tax increase in American history, hitting the small business owners, middle-class families, investors, and retirees

Facebook: Contract giving up ownership was 'forged' - ABC News

Tech | interns

Facebook released a statement Monday claiming that the lawsuit which alleges a New York Man owns most of the company is based on a forged contract

Gay rights advocates protest marriage defenders - TheDC

| Caroline May

The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) is traveling around the country on a month-long tour promoting traditional marriage

House Democrat demands Rangel's resignation - The Hill

Politics | Pat McMahon

Ohio congresswoman Betty Sutton is calling for the 80-year-old New York liberal to step down after being charged with multiple ethics violations

Google may have known of StreetView flaws - Bloomberg

Tech | interns

Richard Blumenthal said he asked Google Inc. whether it tested its Street View software before using it,

S.E. Cupp's Diary: Mo' Trout, Mo' Problems

Opinion | S.E. Cupp

I’ve pulled so many fish out of rivers, I’m probably on some trout Most Wanted List, with my picture up in every trout post office

America cannot go wrong with Palin or Romney in 2012

Opinion | Cesar Conda

Governor Mitt Romney did the right thing when he strongly rebuked “anonymous numbskulls” in his camp who disparaged Governor Sarah Palin.

Hillary v. Sarah: Fantasy campaign 2012

Opinion | Myra Adams

Hillary verses Sarah. Imagine the possibilities? The Pantsuit verses the Tight Skirt.

Taylor pleads not guilty to rape charge - AP

| admin

Hall of Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor has pleaded not guilty to charges that he had sex with a 16-year-old girl

Why should a Supreme Court justice care about natural rights?

Opinion | Jim Powell

Kagan is a progressive, and progressives have long been impatient with limitations on government power, such as those enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution

Heat-wave to grip the East Coast this week - AccuWeather

US | Pat McMahon

Weather experts believe temperatures will approach 100 in many metropolitan areas