House Republicans are unusually united that the shutdown is Democrats’ fault

In other eras, members of the same party reading from the same talking points would be normal behavior — but not for this crop of House Republicans,...

Shutdown: A familiar partisan ritual takes on new meaning in the Trump era

In their stances on immigration, Democrats and Republicans battle over what it is to be an American.

Big, blue and bold: New signs welcome people to Prince George’s County

The long-delayed marketing campaign trumpets the name of Rushern L. Baker III, the county executive who will leave office at year’s end.

Trump's love of tabloid gossip complicates his denial of affair allegations with Stormy Daniels

The president once hosted an event at Trump Tower for the magazine that published a porn star's claim about an affair.

Congressional leaders refuse to budge on shutdown’s first day, but negotiations continue

More than a dozen moderate lawmakers met in the office of Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) to try to advance a solution to extend government funding and...