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In the U.S. District Court for D.C.
General Manager Mike Rizzo said he wasn't going to let Williams "twist in the wind" and indeed he didn't, cutting ties on the first day of the team's offseason.
Photos of Nats fans in happier times
If you take the subway home after midnight during baseball's postseason, thank AU, not the Nats.
Tick-Tock. Metro and the Nats still don't have an answer.
Today's magic number for the Nats to clinch their division: 2. That's also how many Nats have had to run the bases wearing oven mitts.
Fantasy Baseball: Four out of five MLB Network analysts predicted the Washington Nationals would win the World Series. Sports Illustrated also predicted D.C. would have a parade. +5
Government Efficiency: Mayor Vince Gray lost the mayoral primary last week and now two of his top agency heads are jumping ship before his term is over. This insanely [...]
Dry Humor: A huge Canada Dry delivery truck crashed, blocked all northbound lanes on 14th Street and Park Road NW in Columbia Heights, and made for a great photo op. -1
Eternal Optimists: "If you hate winter, next week through the first couple of days of March may have you hating life," writes the Capital Weather [...]
Roof Riles: The Washington Nationals wanted the D.C. government to foot the $300 million bill to build a roof over its ballpark, an idea that Vince Gray shot down. -5
Shutdown Food Porn: The handiest flowchart ever to help you find the perfect government shutdown food and drink specials. +3
Put Me in Coach, I'm Ready to Play: Minor League baseball team Potomac Nationals are offering free tickets to Opening Day 2014 for furloughed government workers. The organization is also offering government workers the opportunity to [...]
The streets surrounding the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters felt eerily normal today—just more than 24 hours after a deadly shooting rampage in the federal building left 12 victims, and the shooter, dead.
The line at the closest Starbucks was 10 people deep, and workers enjoyed the unseasonably cool weather during lunch in nearby Canal Park.
Plated: Still want to show your undying love for the Washington Nationals, even though they were just swept at home in somewhat embarrassing fashion by the Atlanta Braves, who now have a basically insurmountable lead in the division the Nats won last year? Try these official team license plates, available in the District now and [...]
Express Yourself: Voters approved an amendment to the Home Rule Charter in April that would allow D.C. to spend locally raised money without waiting for Congress to appropriate it to us by an overwhelming 81-13 margin. The official word from the House of Representatives: Well, that's just your opinion. Literally—a report issued by the GOP-controlled [...]
We Need Some Money: Living modestly in the D.C. area requires $88,615 for the average family of four, according to a new study by the Economic Policy Institute. That makes this the second-most expensive region in the country, behind only New York (finally, a category where every Washingtonian is happy to cede the top spot [...]