| Nov. 27, 2013, 12:14 p.m.
Come fall, cult bourbon enthusiasts across America give thanks to the handful of establishments fortuitous enough to slide a few bottles of Pappy Van Winkle onto their shelves by proceeding to gleefully drink those places dry.
| Nov. 27, 2013, 11:16 a.m.
When the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee last convened to talk about the District’s low-rise landscape, members questioned whether Congress should amend the century-old federal Height Act to give local leaders some leeway on shaping their skyline.
| Nov. 26, 2013, 5:06 p.m.
Journalists covering the Senate have a new home online, as well as an updated account of the Fourth Estate’s scandalous history in the chamber.
| Nov. 26, 2013, 4:05 p.m.
Boundary Road is going to put an egg on Black Friday.
| Nov. 26, 2013, 12:52 p.m.
Blame Congress. That’s what opinion polls seem to suggest that the general public does. But what if the problem isn’t Congress, but a set of ruthless co-workers? Hill Navigator discusses why competitive offices may not be confined to the Capitol.
| Nov. 25, 2013, 4:52 p.m.
House Chief Administrative Officer Dan Strodel, who has served in his post since July 2010 and guided the chamber through internal financial challenges, is retiring from federal service after 28 years on Capitol Hill.
| Nov. 25, 2013, 3:55 p.m.
It’s been 14 years since Congress determined that a memorial to President Dwight D. Eisenhower was needed, but the question of how to do right by Ike continues to confound.
| Nov. 25, 2013, 3:24 p.m.
Looking forward to this holiday season’s soundtrack of “Jingle Bell Rock” and Sen. Orrin G. Hatch’s “8 Days of Hanukkah”?
| Nov. 22, 2013, 3:13 p.m.
Twisters ripped through central Illinois around 11 a.m. on Nov. 17, flattening homes and knocking out power.
| Nov. 22, 2013, 1:50 p.m.
“Appearing Nightly BLAZE STAR ‘The Queen of Burlesque’” reads the ad on page 2 of the Nov. 20, 1963, Roll Call.
| Nov. 22, 2013, 1:30 p.m.
Flags above Union Station, the Capitol and other national landmarks flew at half-staff Friday to honor the life and public service of John F. Kennedy.
| Nov. 21, 2013, 3:39 p.m.
Anyone looking for a cheaper ride back and forth to Baltimore on the weekends cheered earlier this year, when Maryland announced it was extending MARC service on Saturdays and Sundays come December. And to sweeten the pot even further, Kimpton Hotels is offering up a deal that scores weekend MARC riders a discount at one of the their hotels at either end of the terminus, as well as some free vino.
| Nov. 21, 2013, 12:13 p.m.
Despite concerns that dual reports on changes to the District’s height limit could send a confusing message to Congress, two recommendations suggesting different fates for the future of the 1910 Height of Buildings Act are on their way to Capitol Hill.
| Nov. 20, 2013, 7:53 p.m.
Thanksgiving falling so late this year means there’s a little less time than usual for holiday shopping. Fortunately for lawmakers and staffers, the Capitol Hill area is home to many local businesses and stores with unique gifts.
| Nov. 20, 2013, 6:45 p.m.
The National Capital Planning Commission has retreated from a recommendation that might have given rise to some taller buildings on the fringes of the District, reopening the divide between federal and city planners on changes to the Height Act.
| Nov. 20, 2013, 6:10 p.m.
Good news, Southernphiles: The date for the 2014 Taste of the South has been set, and it comes with a bigger venue.
| Nov. 20, 2013, 5:53 p.m.
Capitol Police continue to investigate an attack on Rep. Grace Meng, D-N.Y., that occurred Tuesday night.
| Nov. 20, 2013, 4:58 p.m.
If going home for Thanksgiving is a nonstarter and hosting a multi-course shindig sounds more torturous than a government-sponsored trip to Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, the local hospitality gods may have the answers to your dining prayers.
| Nov. 20, 2013, 1:33 p.m.
Rep. Trey Radel, R-Fla., pleaded guilty to misdemeanor possession of cocaine on Wednesday in D.C. Superior Court and promised to seek treatment for his addiction so he can “continue serving this country.”
| Nov. 19, 2013, 7:07 p.m.
One week into the open-enrollment period, Senate staffers are grappling with glitches on the DC Health Link website.