Earth, Wind and Fire

July 2, 2012

Summer has been devastating for Americans from Florida to Colorado as floods, fire and hurricane-like winds ravage homes. Millions of people across the…

Heated Discourse in our Nation’s Capital

June 28, 2012

Today was a big day in Washington, D.C. Throngs of reporters, tourists and passers-by gathered outside of the Supreme Court this morning to hear the Court's…

The Heat is On!

June 20, 2012

It’s official - the summer heat has arrived! It is hot around the country and here in the nation’s capital where it's a steamy 97 degrees and rising…

Stars and Bars!

June 14, 2012

On June 14 every year, we recognize the adoption of the United States flag.  Through an Act of Congress in 1949, this day became officially recognized…

Simply Soda….

June 11, 2012

It seems these days that soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages are constantly being scapegoated as the cause of obesity.  Don’t get us wrong –…

It’s Match Day at FedEx Field

May 30, 2012

Later today, 60,000 people are expected to gather for a “friendly” match between the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team and Brazil. There’s no doubt…

Heat Wave!

May 29, 2012

Temperatures are high throughout the nation, and particularly here in our nation’s capitol where it's a steamy 95 degrees. With such warm weather, it…

Tour de... Health?

May 17, 2012

With temperatures inching upward, today would be a great day to finally get that old bicycle out of storage and tune it up for tomorrow’s Bike to Work…

Don’t Forget Mom!

May 11, 2012

Don’t forget — Sunday marks the 98th “official” celebration of Mother’s Day here in the United States.  Back in 1914, President Woodrow Wilson…

Are You Sitting Down?

April 30, 2012

If so, maybe you should re-think your day – that is, if you’ve heard the latest research hitting the airwaves today on why sitting is allegedly bad…