The D.C. Council will take a final vote on a bill that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Russsia ups pressure on Ukraine while US, EU offer short-term aid; IMF works on long-term plan
Air Force Academy investigating fourth cheating case since 2004; 40 cadets may be involved
Senate speaker quits, upstaging new government, before rivals move against him
Chinese millionaires urge 'trustworthy' Canada not to ditch their immigration applications
Official investigating attack on Va. senator by son resigns, claims interference
Reform advocates look to China's legislature for possible changes in banking, investment
Observers doubt China claims that international terror group involved in mass knife attack
Michelle Obama says she didn't like Brussels sprouts, liver as a kid
UN drug body says it 'deeply regrets' legalization of pot in Colorado and Washington
Sri Lankan rights groups ask UN for international investigation into alleged war crimes
The Maryland Senate has passed a bill to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender.
National Park Service predicts April 8-12 peak bloom for DC's famous cherry blossom trees
Va. lawmakers present resolution honoring late US Sen. Byrd to family; black members walk out
European automakers ready to rethink strategy in Russia as tensions over Ukraine rise
Court skeptical of IQ tests alone in deciding that inmate is mentally able and can be executed