WASHINGTON | Pols play at Nationals Park, but that’s not Trump’s game

WASHINGTON— During every previous All-Star Game in Washington, the president was part of the story. That might not be the case this year. Ask former Republican congressman Tom Davis about the prospect of President Donald Trump throwing out the first pitch at Nationals Park on Tuesday night, and the pageantry of the office isn’t the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Pols play at Nationals Park, but that’s not Trump’s game

NEW YORK | Syndergaard wins in return from DL as Mets top Nationals 4-2

NEW YORK — Noah Syndergaard pitched out of trouble in a rusty return from the disabled list and helped himself with an RBI single as the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Friday night. Amed Rosario tripled and doubled, both times over Bryce Harper‘s head in center field, and the Mets won … Continue reading NEW YORK | Syndergaard wins in return from DL as Mets top Nationals 4-2

NEW YORK | Scherzer, HRs by Rendon, Harper lead Nationals over Mets 5-4

NEW YORK — Max Scherzer made a final pitch to start the All-Star Game on his own mound, Anthony Rendon hit two homers and Bryce Harper also connected, leading the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 5-4 Thursday night. Washington won for just the sixth time in 17 games and nudged back over .500 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Scherzer, HRs by Rendon, Harper lead Nationals over Mets 5-4

WASHINGTON | Reynolds has 2 HRs, 10 RBIs, Nationals rout Marlins 18-4

WASHINGTON — Mark Reynolds homered twice and drove in a career-high 10 runs, Max Scherzer won for the first time since June 5, and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 18-4 on Saturday night. Washington has won three straight and scored a combined 35 runs since calling a players-only meeting on Wednesday after falling … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Reynolds has 2 HRs, 10 RBIs, Nationals rout Marlins 18-4

U.S. Department of State News: Readout of USAID Administrator Green and Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Samuel Brownback’s Trip to Northern Iraq

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The delegation traveled to Erbil to meet with local archbishops at the residence of Archbishop Bashar Matti Warda of the Chaldean Catholic Church to discuss how the United States can better support Iraqi Christians’ recovery from the widespread damage inflicted under ISIS’s occupation.  They … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Readout of USAID Administrator Green and Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Samuel Brownback’s Trip to Northern Iraq

WASHINGTON | Bradley, Red Sox complete sweep, Nationals fall below .500

WASHINGTON— Struggling outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. drove in two runs, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out six in six scoreless innings and the Boston Red Sox shut out the Washington Nationals 3-0 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep and send the preseason NL East favorites below .500. The Nationals (42-43) have lost five in a row … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Bradley, Red Sox complete sweep, Nationals fall below .500

WASHINGTON | Porcello doubles off Scherzer to help Red Sox beat Nationals

WASHINGTON — Just stepping into the batter’s box to face good friend and former teammate Max Scherzer was a special occasion for Rick Porcello. A career American League pitcher with 35 plate appearances on his resume going up against a three-time Cy Young Award-winner had mismatch written all over it. Instead, Porcello hit a three-run … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Porcello doubles off Scherzer to help Red Sox beat Nationals

WASHINGTON News: Deputy Attorney General Recognizes Western Pennsylvania U.S. Attorney’s Office Employee at the National Director’s Awards Ceremony

WASHINGTON – Tamara L. Collier, Community Outreach Specialist and Reentry Coordinator for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Western District of Pennsylvania, was one of 162 members of the Department of Justice recognized by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys (EOUSA) Director James Crowell, IV at the 34th Director’s Awards … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Deputy Attorney General Recognizes Western Pennsylvania U.S. Attorney’s Office Employee at the National Director’s Awards Ceremony