Why would ABC shorten the third season of its hit show “Scandal?” Hmm. Perhaps due to the star’s due date? At least that’s the reason floating around the rumor mill.
According to several celebrity news outlets, Season 3 of “Scandal” will air only 18 episodes, a reduction from the 22 originally planned, because star Kerry Washington is set to give birth this spring. Us Weekly broke the news... » more
Rep Grace Meng didn't let a mugging get her down while conducting some congressional business in Washington, D.C., Wednesday.
The Queens representative said she was doing fine after a mugger struck her on the back of her head and stole her Gucci purse Tuesday night in the capital.
"Obviously, things could have been much worse. I thank the U.S. Capitol Police and the District of... » more
Social media -- a forum by which bullies have hounded troubled peers into committing suicide -- this week helped to save a teenager's life.
After Paterson, N.J. police were apprised by a caller on Tuesday that an 18-year-old Facebook friend had posted a picture of the George Washington Bridge and mentioned that he was contemplating suicide, they notified the Port Authority. Port Authority... » more
UPDATED 7:24 P.M.: A 34-year-old man opened fire at the U.S. Navy Yard on Monday in a shooting that left 13 people dead, including the gunman, not far from the U.S. Capitol and the White House, officials said.
The suspect was identified by the FBI as Aaron Alexis of Fort Worth, Texas. Washington D.C. police chief Cathy Lanier told reporters that Alexis "was engaged in shooting with... » more