Five military dogs receive Medal of Courage

Five military dogs receive Medal of Courage

Marines awarded medals to five retired military dogs — four Labrador retrievers and a German shepherd — for serving “with distinction” in Afghanistan and Iraq. At the Wednesday evening ceremony in the Rayburn House office building on Capitol Hill, Marine Corps Lt....

SPJ, MEdill host FOIA training session — Nov. 2

WASHINGTON — In the D.C. area and want to learn how to peek inside federal agencies using FOIA? Join the Society of Professional Journalists’ D.C. Chapter and MuckRock 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Nov. 2 for a unique and fun talk given by FOIA expert and MuckRock...
Protestors honor Philando Castile with #NRA2DOJ march

Protestors honor Philando Castile with #NRA2DOJ march

WASHINGTON- Days before what would have been the 33rd birthday of Philando Castile, protestors from all over the country gathered at the National Rifle Association (NRA) to protest the acquittal of the officer responsible for Castile’s death. Along with the...
Zines Give Creators an Artistic Form for Expression

Zines Give Creators an Artistic Form for Expression

WASHINGTON — “Zinesters” are doing everything they can to express themselves. Whether they showcase lapel pins shaped like oranges with “Queer Cutie” written on them or display stickers that read “Boys Lie”–zinesters are creating their own world. Zinesters...