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CLINTON PORTIS IS NOW GIVING THE REDSKINS ‘A GREAT CHANCE TO WIN THE DIVISION'

What the pundits are saying about the Redskins after Week 3.

THE CYBERSECURITY 202: CONGRESS POISED TO ALLOW DHS TO TAKE THE LEAD ON FEDERAL CYBERSECURITY

"It would be a sea change," one expert said.

 
 
 

WHO'S RENATE? HOW THE TRUMP GRAVITY FIELD PULLS LITTLE-KNOWN PEOPLE INTO THE NATIONAL NARRATIVE

Each new individual on the stage is another ready-made hero or villain depending on your political stripes.

TRUMP OVERSTATES GOP FAVORABILITY ADVANTAGE AS HE TOUTS NEW POLL FINDINGS

The Gallup survey nevertheless had good news for the Republican Party.

 
 
 

TRUMP CUTS A LONELY FIGURE AT THE U.N

On his return to the U.N. General Assembly, Trump will surprise few world leaders with his sharp rhetoric.

GRITTY, THE FLYERS' NEW MASCOT, HAS AN APPROPRIATELY RIDICULOUS FIRST NIGHT ON THE JOB

After setting the Internet ablaze, Gritty fall down go boom.

 
 
 

THE TURNOUT GAP BETWEEN WHITES AND RACIAL MINORITIES IS LARGER THAN YOU THINK - AND HARD TO CHANGE

Four takeaways from the fact that people of color vote at a substantially lower rate than whites

GOP REP. CRAMER QUESTIONS WHETHER ACCUSATION AGAINST KAVANAUGH SHOULD DISQUALIFY HIM, EVEN IF TRUE

Rep. Kevin Cramer has drawn attention over his comments about Brett M. Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford.

 
 
 

BETO O'ROURKE'S FALSE CLAIM HE DID NOT TRY TO LEAVE THE SCENE OF A DWI

The Senate hopeful, in a debate, earns Four Pinocchios for flatly disputing a witness account in police records from his DWI 20 years...

LEBRON JAMES SAYS LAKERS HAVE ‘A LONG WAY TO GO' TO REACH THE WARRIORS' LEVEL

In his first formal comments since moving from Cleveland to Los Angeles, James said that his new team's degree of success this season...

 
 
 

TV AND RADIO LISTINGS: SEPTEMBER 25

Taking a spin around the sports dial.

RED SOX MAKE QUICK WORK OF BUNDY AND ORIOLES

Mookie Betts homers to help Boston wins its club-record 106th game of the season.

 
 
 

BRYCE HARPER REACHES 100 RBI FOR THE FIRST TIME AS THE NATIONALS BEAT THE MARLINS

On a night where not much else meaningful happened, Harper drives in his 100th run of the season to give an intimate crowd something...

NFL WON'T CHANGE ROUGHING-THE-PASSER WORDING BUT EXPECTS IT TO BE CALLED DIFFERENTLY

No significant changes to the language of the roughing-the-passer rule are expected when members of the NFL's competition committee...

 
 
 

JIMMY GAROPPOLO INJURY PROMPTS CALLS FOR 49ERS TO BRING BACK COLIN KAEPERNICK

Coach Kyle Shanahan said he was looking at other candidates to become the backup to new starting quarterback C.J. Beathard, however.

WHITE HOUSE PLUNGES INTO TUMULT AMID CRISES OVER KAVANAUGH AND ROSENSTEIN

Trump has been simmering with frustration over McConnell and Grassley as his Supreme Court nominee faces more assault allegations.

 
 
 

SCOTT BROOKS HAS A SIMPLE GOAL FOR THE UPCOMING SEASON: STOP TALKING, WIZARDS. JUST PLAY

In the past, the Wizards have been known to make bold proclamations but on this particular media day, several players focused their...

ADAM EATON IS BACK IN NATIONALS LINEUP DESPITE RECENT KNEE SORENESS

Eaton will play right field and hit lead-off against the Marlins on Monday night.

 
 
 

SEVERAL REDSKINS PLAYERS AREN'T THRILLED WITH HAVING SUCH AN EARLY BYE WEEK

Washington had three games before its bye week, with 13 to play after it. “It's about to be a long ," safety D.J. Swearinger said....

ON BASE RUNNING AND HOW YOUNG PLAYERS CHANGE THE NATIONALS' GAME

As the Nationals have worked more young players into their rotation, their base running misadventures have become a constant source...

 
 
 



'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating fishing trap

The teen says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing. Read more ...

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

Engineers inspecting the wreckage of a public housing complex gutted by fire five days ago found a 74-year-old tenant inside, alive and well, on Monday. Read more ...

GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation

GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation

Democrats are “just taking shots in the dark” with the latest accusation against the Supreme Court nominee, one Republican senator said. Read more ...

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Connecticut environmental officials say the state's bears are getting bolder. Read more ...

Bobby Evans fired as San Francisco Giants general manager

Bobby Evans fired as San Francisco Giants general manager

SAN FRANCISCO - Bobby Evans was fired Monday as the San Francisco Giants' general manager. Read more ...

Pope Francis says Church must ‘change' in wake of sex scandals

Pope Francis says Church must ‘change' in wake of sex scandals

Pope Francis has acknowledged that the sex abuse scandals rocking the Catholic Church are driving people away and said the church must change its ways if it wants to keep... Read more ...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, President Trump reschedule meeting, White House...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, President Trump reschedule meeting, White House reports

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and President Donald Trump reschedule a meeting meant for Monday to Thursday of this week, according to the White House. Read more ...

First black starting QB reflects on changes in game, society

First black starting QB reflects on changes in game, society

Marlin Briscoe didn't want to be pigeonholed simply because of stereotypes against black men. He was a star quarterback in college and he believed he had the talent... Read more ...

Amber Guyger fired from Dallas Police Department after killing neighbor in...

Amber Guyger fired from Dallas Police Department after killing neighbor in his own home

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall fired Officer Amber Guyger on Monday, less than three weeks after Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean in his apartment after mistaking it for her... Read more ...

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Disney World

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Disney World

Two men briefly flew a “Re-Elect Trump 2020” banner inside the Magic Kingdom. Read more ...