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Inside the Kavanaugh Hearing (photos)

Brett Kavanaugh is considerably more conservative than the justice he would replace, Anthony M. Kennedy, who has, since at least 2005, been the swing vote on many of the Supreme Court’s most ideologically charged decisions.

Record Numbers at National Book Festival (photos)

Thousands were turned away as Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor discussed her new books for children on the festival's main stage, the Washington Convention Center's 2,500-seat ballroom having quickly filled to capacity.

John McCain: The Long Goodbye

The presence and participation of the two presidents, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, was practically an ode to embracing bipartisanship, as opposed to a eulogy for it, as well as a kind of affront to the absence of President Donald Trump.

McCain Continually Crossed the Aisle

The late Sen. John McCain will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda starting at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 31. Speakers will include Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, Chuck Schumer and Mike Pence. 
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National Portrait Gallery Honors John McCain With Memorial Photo (video)

The National Portrait Gallery today honored the life and legacy of the late John McCain by hanging his photograph for an indefinite period in...
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Portrait Gallery Displays Bernstein Photo on 100th Birthday (video)

The photograph, a promised gift to the museum from Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, is on view in the Gallery's “Celebrate” space on the first floor, near the G Street entrance, through Sept. 23.

Small, Energetic ‘Unite the Right’ Rally Ends Early

When the group made it into Lafayette Square, protesters continued to shout loudly, though they were kept far away, physically, from rally participants. At 5:15, Jason Kessler and his group left.

Celebrating Asian Pop Culture at Otakon (photos)

After 18 years in Baltimore, having outgrown the facilities there, the annual three-day convention celebrating Japanese and East Asian pop culture arrived in the District just a year ago, when 25,000 attended.

Counterprotesters Far Outnumber White Nationalists (photos)

The roughly 20 white nationalists who showed up for the "Unite the Right 2" rally were dwarfed by thousands of counterprotesters, who descended upon Lafayette Square to denounce hatred and bigotry.

Next Generation on Display at Citi Open (photos)

The men's final between Alexander Zverev and Alex de Minaur was the youngest pairing at an ATP finals since the 2007 BNP Paribas Open (Nadal vs. Djokovic).