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India Relaxes E-Visa Policy For Chinese Nationals

China E-Visa: India has announced significant relaxations in its e-visa policy for Chinese nationals, the Indian embassy in Beijing said, at a time when the leaders of the two nations had met for the......

India Relaxes E-Visa Policy For Chinese Nationals

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Six Chinese nationals arrested in Vanuatu: media Authorities in Vanuatu have arrested six Chinese nationals following Chinese complaints they were operating an internet scam from the Pacific island, media reported on Saturday....
07:28 2019-06-29

U.S. Slows Hiring of Chinese Nationals by Chip Makers The U.S. has sharply slowed approvals for the nation’s semiconductor companies to hire Chinese nationals for advanced engineering jobs, limiting access to talent....
19:42 2019-05-21

In some of Hong Kong’s neighborhoods, Chinese nationals are not welcome anymore Political protests in Hong Kong have aggravated already-tense relationships between Hong Kong’s citizens and mainland Chinese visitors and residents....
19:56 2019-09-13

American killed in border shootout was attempting to smuggle in Chinese nationals, officials say The American man killed at the border in a shootout with U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers Monday night was attempting to smuggle in two Chinese nationals, officials announced Wednesday....
16:01 2019-06-06

Chinese K-Pop Stars Voice Support for Beijing’s One-China Policy on Hong Kong (HONG KONG) — At least eight pop stars from mainland China and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and understanding from fans. Many o...
00:14 2019-08-20

What Is India's "No First Use" Nuclear Policy: Explained In Five Points Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today underscored that India reserves the right to revoke its 'No First Use' pledge, which has been the cornerstone of its nuclear weapons policy for decades. "It......
20:14 2019-08-16

Look: Tiger fleeing floodwaters breaks into home, relaxes in bed Wildlife rescuers in India shared photos of a wild tiger that escaped a flood and wandered into a family's home, where it was found taking a rest on a bed....
20:14 2019-07-19

Tiger Strays Into Assam House, 'Relaxes' On Bed As Kaziranga Is Flooded A Royal Bengal tiger looked out of place on a bed inside a house, in a photograph that emerged on Twitter on Thursday from Assam's Kaziranga, where floods have left many animals dead or displaced from......
09:14 2019-07-18

BS6 Will Not Bring Pollution Down, A Proper Scrappage Policy Will: Daimler India CEO Daimler India MD and CEO, Satyakam Arya says the by shifting to BS6 from BS4 we will not bring down pollution, but only add less to the environment. To effectively bring down pollution India needs a......
11:56 2019-09-12

Need An Effective Scrappage Policy To Help Auto Industry: Daimler India CEO Daimler India Commercial Vehicles MD and CEO, Satyakam Arya, says that GST cut will not be enough to help the auto industry recover from the current slowdown. Instead, Arya says that the government......
01:56 2019-09-12

Canada relaxes rules for cryptocurrency exchanges despite ongoing QuadrigaCX saga Reassurance for Canadians: Cryptocurrency exchanges across the nation will now only have to report transfers of more than CA$10,000 ($7,663). It comes after the Canadian government relaxed some of its new anti-money laundering regulations following f...
00:42 2019-07-12

Expect India To Adopt Just Policy Towards People Of Kashmir: Iran Leader The Supreme leader of Iran, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, on Wednesday expressed concern over the situation of Muslims in Kashmir, two weeks after the centre ended the special status to Jammu and......
01:14 2019-08-22

Is Modi-Trump Houston rally an endorsement of India's Kashmir policy? Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has held a rally with US President Donald Trump in the US state of Texas. What implications could the event have for the Indian leader's controversial Kashmir actions? DW analyzes....
22:42 2019-09-22

Foreign investors hope India dials back policy shocks after Modi win Foreign companies in India have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election victory for the political stability it brings, but now they need to see him soften a protectionist stance adopted in the past year....
12:56 2019-05-24

The best smartphones from Chinese companies in India The competition for dominance in the Indian smartphone market is over and Chinese companies have successfully established themselves in the Indian market. The previous market leader, Samsung has been lagging behind Xiaomi for more than two years now....
17:42 2019-08-13

Reached Consensus With India To Break Up And Down Circle: Chinese Envoy China and India have made a lot of progress in building trade ties in the last 14 years but there is still scope for improvement, outgoing Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui said....
09:42 2019-05-22

Chinese Foreign Minister Likely To Reschedule India Visit: Report Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councillor Wang Yi may reschedule a planned visit to India next week to hold boundary talks with National Security Adviser Ajit Doval, diplomatic sources said on......
15:56 2019-09-04

Brazil coach can't sleep, Argentina's relaxes before clash Brazil coach Tite can't sleep before his team's Copa América semifinal clash with archrivals Argentina, but his adversary Lionel Scaloni sounded somewhat relaxed for their meeting on Tuesday at the Mineirão Stadium  ...
03:56 2019-07-02

Chinese Delegation Meets Foreign Minister, Gandhis During India Visit A Chinese delegation headed by a Communist Party politburo member met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to discuss bilateral and economic ties between India and China on Thursday. They later paid......
21:14 2019-06-06

Modi woos Sri Lanka, Maldives as India fends off Chinese influence Indian Premier Narendra Modi has arrived in Sri Lanka on a brief visit that New Delhi says emphasizes his "neighborhood-first policy." China is also trying to exert its influence in both Sri Lanka and the Maldives....
17:42 2019-06-09

Hindu group sees Chinese telecom firms as security risk for India A Hindu nationalist group close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party has stepped up criticism of Chinese telecom equipment makers, warning that their presence in India posed "an unacceptable security risk"....
19:42 2019-08-18

India PM Modi to host Chinese president Xi for an informal summit: Indian government Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host the Chinese President Xi Jinping later this year for an informal summit, an Indian foreign ministry spokesman said in a statement on Wednesday....
08:00 2019-05-29

Newly-Appointed Chinese Envoy Vows To Work For Better China-India Ties Newly-appointed Chinese envoy to India Sun Weidong arrived in New Delhi on Sunday and resolved to work for building better ties between the two Asian giants....
18:00 2019-07-21

Internal Memo: ESPN Forbids Discussion Of Chinese Politics When Discussing Daryl Morey's Tweet About Chinese Politics If you paid attention to ESPN channels yesterday, you saw the network repeatedly attempt to grapple with the story of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey creating an international incident after tweeting and then deleting his support for pro-...
23:14 2019-10-08

The Nationals Can't Possibly Keep This Up It would be nice, albeit utterly ridiculous, if the Washington Nationals decided to have Stephen Strasburg and Max Scherzer pitch every inning in the team’s series against the Dodgers, but considering how the two performed in Game 2 of the NLDS, fans...
05:42 2019-10-06

MLB notebook: Nationals ace Scherzer on 10-day IL The Washington Nationals placed ace right-hander Max Scherzer on the 10-day injured list on Saturday due to back issues. The move is retroactive to July 10....
08:14 2019-07-14

No meeting planned between India, Pakistan PMs at regional summit: India foreign ministry There is no bilateral meeting planned between the prime ministers of India and Pakistan at a regional summit next week, India's foreign ministry spokesman Rajeev Kumar said on Thursday....
13:28 2019-06-06

Honda Two-Wheeler India Sales Cross 11 Million Mark In Western India Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) announced that the company has added 11 milion customers in Western India. The manufacturer crossed the milestone with sales from the states of Maharashtra,......
21:14 2019-07-22

Redmi Note 8 Series Coming to India in '8 Weeks': Xiaomi India Chief India head Manu Kumar Jain has confirmed that the Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro will launch in India soon, after certifications and testing process is done....
15:42 2019-08-29

Piaggio India Launches Vespa Urban Club 125 In India, Priced At Rs. 73,733 Piaggio India has announced the launch of its new 125 cc scooter range, the Vespa Urban Club. Priced at Rs. 73,733, the new Urban Club 125 is currently the of the most affordable Vespa scooter......
13:14 2019-06-05

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, India Batsman To Watch Out For Carded as the greatest batsman in contemporary cricket, Virat Kohli has to bear the additional burden of ensuring that India do well in World Cup 2019. As far as Indian fans are concerned, nothing......
09:42 2019-06-04

India vs South Africa: Jasprit Bumrah, India Bowler To Watch Out For Jasprit Bumrah has progressed in leaps and bounds as he has become one of the best death bowlers in international cricket and will be critical to India's chances in World Cup 2019....
09:42 2019-06-04

Renault India To Double Sales In India By 2021; Triber Key Contributor The new Renault Triber is a direct rival to the Datsun GO+ and also the upcoming compact seven-seater from Maruti Suzuki. It gets a completely different design language from its rivals that help make......
09:56 2019-06-22

MG Motor India Ties Up With Fortum To Install EV Charging Stations In India The MG eZS will be made at the company's factory in Halol, Gujarat and will be available with a host of connected features. The company has said that its electric vehicles will get over-the-air (OTA)......
16:42 2019-07-02

For Nationals, an Old Tactic Proves a Good One Washington’s deep pitching lineup has shown that durable starters working deep into playoff games can still be a reliable route to winning in October....
12:56 2019-10-12

The Mets’ magical run has all led up to this series with the Nationals Michael Conforto is among the handful of Mets who actually remembers what it’s like to play in a big series for the team this late in the season. There was the improbable push to the postseason in 2016, when the Mets won 27 of their final 40 games to...
08:42 2019-08-09

Nationals vs. Cubs: Joe Ross will get it done for Washington Something fishy is going on in the water at Lake Champlain. A woman fishing there caught what appears to be a trout with two mouths. Scientists say the aggressive bully, who constantly contradicts himself by spewing out of both sides of his mouth wil...
17:00 2019-08-24

Culture changes led us to this Cardinals-Nationals NLCS Both teams flipped the script and that is what it takes to make it to the NLCS. The Cardinals and Nationals changed the culture in their respective clubhouses. As a result, when they needed each other most as teammates, each club was able to come thr...
09:28 2019-10-11

Nationals hit 3 HRs, complete sweep of Phillies with 7-4 win Anthony Rendon and Victor Robles homered in a four-run sixth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 to complete a sweep of the rain-shortened series       ...
06:42 2019-06-21

Scherzer strikes out 14 as Nationals top Tigers, 2-1 DETROIT (AP) — With 100 pitches thrown and warming up for his final inning of work, Max Scherzer noticed Miguel Cabrera coming into the on-deck circle on Sunday. He knew Cabrera would be pinch-hitting next and was excited for an eight-inning showdown...
00:42 2019-07-01

Michael A. Taylor has been much more than a stopgap for the Nationals The 28-year-old's season seemed lost in early July, when he was back in the minor leagues, but now he's contributed in ways big and small during this playoff run....
23:14 2019-10-13

31 foreign nationals busted in ICE crackdown Federal officials nabbed 31 foreign nationals in New York for U.S. immigration laws in a five-day crackdown. Nearly all of those picked up by Immigration and Customs Enforcement between May 19 and 23 had stayed in the U.S. after being ordered to leav...
19:00 2019-05-26

Max Scherzer has been a $210 million steal for the Nationals An ESPN poll of 35 MLB executives dubbed Scherzer's deal the “Worst Free Agent Signing” and “Most Outrageous Contract” of the 2015 offseason. That turned out to be fake news....
22:28 2019-06-20

Nationals 2B Dozier departs after getting hit by pitch WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals second baseman Brian Dozier left a game Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox after he was hit on his right arm by a pitch. Chicago starter Reynaldo Lopez hit Dozier as he was leading off the second inning. Dozier wa...
04:28 2019-06-05

Mets stun Doolittle, Nationals in 8th for 6-1 win NEW YORK (AP) — Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets and New York rallied to beat the Nationals 6-1 We...
07:28 2019-05-23

Diamondbacks hit 4 HRs off Strasburg, beat Nationals 10-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Ketel Marte hit two of Arizona’s four solo homers off Stephen Strasburg and the Diamondbacks beat the Washington Nationals 10-3 on Saturday. Marte homered on the first pitch of the game and added his 19th homer of the season l...
06:00 2019-06-16

Asdrúbal Cabrera’s versatility could become key for the Nationals He won’t be asked to give the Nationals everyday at-bats or the pop Kendrick provided, but if he can be a plug-and-play option, and a versatile bat off the bench, he’ll fill some big needs....
18:00 2019-08-12

Strasburg strikes out 11, Nationals hold off Braves 5-4 ATLANTA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven innings and the Washington Nationals took the lead on three straight walks to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Tuesday night. Howie Kendrick had three hits, including ...
05:14 2019-05-29

Nationals vs. Padres: These two hot pitchers make Under the play The ultimate victim of bad luck this season has been Max Scherzer of the Nationals. The lack of support from his team has led to the prices and totals that you can bet at a discount compared to last season. When it comes to fielding independent, a me...
23:56 2019-06-08

Hedges caps Padres’ rally in 5-4 win vs Nationals SAN DIEGO (AP) — Austin Hedges’ RBI single with two outs in the ninth capped a two-run rally off Sean Doolittle and gave the San Diego Padres a 5-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Hedges’ single brought in rookie Jo...
08:14 2019-06-08

Cardinals vs. Nationals: Take St. Louis and Adam Wainwright Bang! Pro golfer Tyrrell Hatton had his putt lined up at the Italian Open when he heard a port-o-potty door slam. Hatton, more teed off than Chris Cuomo, checked his swing and checked to see who the culprit was, only to find out it was his fiancée. R...
20:00 2019-10-12

Castillo, Jiménez power White Sox to 7-5 win over Nationals CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez believes he’s much improved since the start of the season and will continue to grow throughout his rookie year. Welington Castillo hit a grand slam and Jiménez homered at home for the first time, powering the Chicago...
07:42 2019-06-12

Turner, Nationals beat Cubs 7-2 for 4th straight win Trea Turner reached base four times and scored twice, Yan Gomes and Howie Kendrick each drove in two runs and the surging Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2       ...
02:42 2019-08-25

Four British nationals arrested in eastern China Four British nationals have been arrested in eastern China, the British Embassy in Beijing said Friday, amid escalating diplomatic tension between the two countries....
11:28 2019-07-12

MLB power rankings: Red-hot Nationals set for run at division title The Braves have led the division since June, but the red-hot Nationals are going to make it interesting in September.       ...
06:14 2019-08-27

Gomes helps Nationals pull away for win over Cubs Yan Gomes went 2-for-5 with two doubles and two RBIs, and the Washington Nationals pulled away for a 7-2 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Saturday afternoon....
10:28 2019-08-25

Scherzer strikes out 10, Nationals beat Arizona 7-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer struck out 10 in seven innings, Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick homered and the Washington Nationals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3 on Friday night. Scherzer (5-5) leads the National League with 136 strikeouts....
10:14 2019-06-15

Scherzer, Dozier lead Nationals over Padres, 4-1 Max Scherzer struck out nine in seven strong innings and Brian Dozier hit a two-run home run for his 1,000th career hit to lead the Washington Nationals to a 4-1 victory against the San Diego Padres       ...
09:14 2019-06-09

Mets Rebound to Beat Nationals and Win Series A day after giving up seven runs in the ninth inning of an 11-10 loss, the Mets’ bullpen held up and gave the Mets two wins in their three-game series....
03:28 2019-09-05

Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1 Trea Turner homered in the second straight game and had three hits, Aníbal Sánchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 12-1 on Monday       ...
06:14 2019-06-11

How the Nationals match up with the top-seeded, very scary Dodgers Washington isn't necessarily incapable of beating Los Angeles three times across a span of three to five games. But it will be an exceedingly difficult task....
12:28 2019-10-02

MLB roundup: Nationals clinch playoff bid with DH sweep Trea Turner hit a sixth-inning grand slam, and the Washington Nationals rallied past the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Tuesday night, sweeping a doubleheader and clinching a National League playoff berth....
10:14 2019-09-25

Watch: Nationals hit four straight homers in win over Padres The Washington Nationals hit four consecutive home runs for the second time in three years in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park....
18:56 2019-06-10

Strasburg strikes out 14 as Nationals defeat Marlins 3-1 Stephen Strasburg tossed 7 1/3 shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Matt Adams homered, and the Washington Nationals continued their midseason surge with a 3-1 defeat of the Miami Marlins       ...
04:14 2019-07-04

Nationals Advance at Last. Now They Seek a Crowning Achievement. Even after Bryce Harper’s departure, Washington was left with a fearsome rotation and potent sluggers. After their wild-card win on Tuesday, will the Nationals finally advance to a championship series?...
06:56 2019-10-02

Stephen Strasburg ‘immaculate’ for surging Nationals Steven Strasburg fired the first “immaculate inning” of his career in the Nationals’ 3-1 win over the Marlins on Wednesday night in Washington. In the top of the fourth, Strasburg struck out the side on nine pitches. The right-hande...
06:00 2019-07-04

Gymnasts sparkle in custom leotards at nationals Gymnasts sparkled in custom leotards at the 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships. Simone Biles, Morgan Hurd and more wore unique designs at nationals.       ...
18:56 2019-08-12

UK Repatriates 10% Of Its Nationals After Thomas Cook's Collapse Britain has repatriated ten percent of nationals who were stranded abroad after the collapse of travel firm Thomas Cook, authorities said Tuesday, as anger erupted over excessive management pay....
19:28 2019-09-24

Indians vs. Nationals: Bet on Austin Voth being victorious While most of the MLB playoff picture is set, the Indians and Nationals have a lot at stake when they meet Friday night in Washington. The Nationals will start Austin Voth, and though he has just seven starts this season, he has been effective with a...
05:14 2019-09-28

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2 Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off Craig Stammen with one out in the eighth inning and Stephen Strasburg beat his hometown team again as the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 5-2 ...
04:28 2019-06-10

Dodgers vs. Nationals: Add another year to LA’s title drought The saying goes that there’s nothing like a Game 7 — well, except for a Game 5 in MLB’s divisional playoffs! The Los Angeles Dodgers play host to the Washington Nationals in a decisive Game 5 on Wednesday night (8:37 p.m. ET/5:37 p.m. PT in L.A.) for...
04:28 2019-10-10

Nationals vs. Braves: Take Patrick Corbin and Washington Should I stay or should I go? Another tough spot for Mayor de Blasio this weekend. At the same time his presidential campaign heats up, the heat index in New York will be in the 105-110 degree range. With power outages expected, de Blasio surely want...
22:28 2019-07-19

Nationals vs. Pirates: Joe Ross will keep Washington rolling Senator Elizabeth Warren, better known as “Pocahontas” around the Trump family dinner table, will be speaking Monday in Sioux City, Iowa, at a conference for Native American rights. Warren’s DNA test showed a trace of Native ancestry after she claime...
20:14 2019-08-19

Nationals’ Scherzer hit in face during bunting drill WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer took a ball off the face during a bunting drill on Tuesday. Manager Dave Martinez said before the Nationals faced the Phillies that he hadn’t yet gotten a chance to check on Scherzer. ...
03:56 2019-06-19

Grunting Max Scherzer Gave The Nationals Everything He Had, And Just What They Needed Davey Martinez and the Washington Nationals didn’t resort to another bullpen appearance from a starting pitcher Monday night, thank God. That’s a gimmick that was bound to fail the more it’s used, either spectacularly and all at once, or cumulatively...
06:00 2019-10-08

Adams helps Nationals beat Diamondbacks 3-0 Late lineup addition Matt Adams broke a scoreless tie with a sixth-inning double and Joe Ross won his first game in more than two years when Washington opened a nine-game road trip with a 3-0 victory at Arizona       ...
18:14 2019-08-03

Dave Martinez preaches ‘the little things.’ The Nationals need them more than ever. Juan Soto's misjudged fly ball, Howie Kendrick's base-running blunder and Patrick Corbin's inability to convert 0-2 counts into outs helped doom Washington in Game 3....
14:00 2019-10-07

When the sun goes down, Adam Eaton comes up big again to propel Nationals in Game 2 Outfielder goes against his instincts, channels his inner George Constanza to produce two-run double to give Nats some breathing room to take 2-0 lead in NLCS....
09:28 2019-10-13

Dodgers destroy Nationals to take 2-1 NLDS lead WASHINGTON — Justin Turner’s homer capped a startling and record-setting seven-run rally in the sixth inning as the Dodgers roughed up starter-turned-reliever Patrick Corbin, and Los Angeles beat the Washington Nationals 10-4 on Sunday night to...
06:14 2019-10-07

Nationals' Scherzer starting with broken nose Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer is starting the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Philadelphia Phillies despite a broken nose....
02:56 2019-06-20

Hudson, Kendrick lead Nationals over Cardinals Pitcher Daniel Hudson recorded a six-out save and Howie Kendrick went 3 for 4 with a homer in a Washington Nationals win against the St. Louis Cardinals....
15:42 2019-09-18

Nationals overhaul bullpen with three additions on deadline day MLB's worst bullpen gets reinforcements from right-handers Daniel Hudson and Hunter Strickland, and lefty Roenis Elias.       ...
01:01 2019-08-01

Nationals Defeat Dodgers to Force a Game 5 The teams will return to Dodger Stadium to decide their division series after Ryan Zimmerman hit a three-run homer and Max Scherzer delivered a strong seven innings....
07:14 2019-10-08

MLB notebook: Nationals slug 8 homers against Brewers The Washington Nationals capped off a productive week on offense by slugging a franchise-record-tying eight home runs in a 16-8 rout of the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday afternoon....
09:14 2019-08-19

Nationals vs. Reds: Take Patrick Corbin and Washington The Washington Nationals finally have their key position players healthy which makes their one big woe a bullpen that is dead last in the MLB in ERA. The best way to mitigate that is by not going to it and with Patrick Corbin on the mound, it is alwa...
00:42 2019-06-01

Nationals ace Max Scherzer to return against Rockies on Thursday After optioning Erick Fedde back to the Class AA Harrisburg Senators, Washington recalled catcher Raudy Read from the Class AAA Fresno Grizzlies in his place....
23:56 2019-07-24

Phillies-Nationals rained out for second consecutive night WASHINGTON (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies and the Washington Nationals were rained out after a nearly two-hour delay on Tuesday, the teams’ second washout in two nights. The game will be made up on Sept. 24 at 1:05 p.m. as part of a day-night...
03:56 2019-06-19

Nationals reinstate Sean Doolittle, Ryan Zimmerman from IL Washington Nationals reinstate closer Sean Doolittle and first baseman Ryan Zimmerman from the 10-day injured list       ...
21:28 2019-09-01

Dodgers roll past Nationals in Game 1 of NLDS LOS ANGELES — Walker Buehler allowed one hit over six spotless innings, Max Muncy drove in three runs and the Dodgers capitalized on mistakes to beat the Nationals 6-0 in Game 1 of their NL Division Series on Thursday night. Buehler struck out eight,...
14:42 2019-10-04

Fierce storms hit Greece killing six foreign nationals Six foreign nationals, including two children, were killed and more than 100 other people injured after gale-force winds, rain and hailstorms lashed northern Greece late on Wednesday, uprooting trees and collapsing roofs, authorities said....
10:14 2019-07-11

Nationals dealt Max Scherzer blow for Mets series As the Mets, suddenly contenders for an NL wild card, prepare to play host to the Nationals this weekend in a key test, they won’t have to face Washington’s best pitcher, Max Scherzer. There was hope that the three-time Cy Young winner, who spent mos...
08:28 2019-08-08

Nationals’ Daniel Hudson gets save after putting family first ST. LOUIS — If you are looking for a husband and father of the year from the sports world, Nationals reliever Daniel Hudson is your man. Hudson missed Game 1 of the NLCS Friday to be with his wife, Sara, for the birth of their third daughter, Millie....
10:14 2019-10-13

NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers top Washington Nationals for 1-0 lead Walker Buehler allowed one hit across six scoreless innings and Max Muncy drove in three runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Washington Nationals in Game 1 of the NLDS....
15:56 2019-10-04

Nationals' bullpen collapse gives Orioles 9-2 victory Trey Mancini hit two home runs and Baltimore pummeled the Washington Nationals' ineffective bullpen in a 9-2 victory that provided the Orioles with a split of the two-game interleague series       ...
06:42 2019-07-18

Stephen Strasburg dominates as Nationals even series vs. Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Stephen Strasburg turned in another dominant October outing, Max Scherzer overpowered Los Angeles for an inning out of the bullpen and the Nationals held off the Dodgers 4-2 Friday night to even their NL Division Series at a game apiece...
08:56 2019-10-05

Nationals vs. Twins: Patrick Corbin will shut down Minnesota Top 10 Democrats debate Thursday. Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris will be joined by Andrew Yang, who made the cut and celebrated by crowd-surfing above his supporters. Mayor de Blasio opted to walk from his rally, fearin...
23:56 2019-09-12

Freeman leaves Braves' game against Nationals in 4th Atlanta first baseman Freddie Freeman left the Braves' game against the Washington Nationals in the fourth inning because of right elbow soreness       ...
03:42 2019-09-14

Ron Capps leads Funny Car qualifying at NHRA Nationals NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Ron Capps led Funny Car qualifying Friday night in the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals. Capps had a 3.879-second pass at 329.18 mph in a Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. “Conditions here are always good when the sun goes d...
04:28 2019-06-22

Two victims in Kansas City bar shooting were Mexican nationals Authorities revealed the name of the fourth victim in the shooting rampage at a Kansas bar over the weekend — as an official announced that two of those killed were Mexican nationals, according to a new report. Martin Rodriguez-Gonzalez, 58, wa...
17:42 2019-10-08

The Nationals saved their season in the first half. Now comes the real test. Washington has the best record in baseball since May 24, thanks to hard work and good luck. Now the team faces a stretch that could break its season as quickly as it was restored....
17:28 2019-07-11

Nationals to extend protective netting at All-Star break Washington Nationals to extend protective netting during All-Star break after recent injuries in baseball increased focus on fan safety       ...
01:42 2019-06-21

Watch: Nationals beat Phillies behind Corbin, three solo HRs The Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 behind a stellar outing from starting pitcher Patrick Corbin and a trio of solo home runs....
20:42 2019-09-24

How the Dodgers' postseason nightmare scenario is becoming reality against Nationals The Dodgers spent the regular season dominating the National League. The Nats had to fight just to stay in contention. But Washington in a five-game series is looking like the kryptonite for L.A.'s superteam....
05:14 2019-10-09

The Nationals have three aces who could start the wild-card game. Here's how they could use all of them Stephen Strasburg, Max Scherzer and Patrick Corbin would all be a No. 1 starter for most teams in baseball. How will the Nationals navigate nine innings?       ...
21:56 2019-09-25

Nationals to extend protective netting almost all the way to foul poles Washington becomes the latest team to enact the safety measure, which comes just a few weeks after a four-year-old girl was struck by a foul ball during a game between the Cubs and Astros....
22:28 2019-06-20

With a Strong Foundation, the Nationals Seek a Crowning Achievement Even after Bryce Harper’s departure, Washington was left with a fearsome rotation and potent sluggers. Will it be enough to finally advance to a championship series?...
04:56 2019-10-02

Blue Jays trade reliever Hudson to Nationals KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Toronto Blue Jays continued to deal ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline, sending right-handed relief pitcher Daniel Hudson to the Washington Nationals for right-hander Kyle Johnston....
03:14 2019-08-01

Broken nose and black eye can’t stop Nationals’ Max Scherzer WASHINGTON — With a broken nose, pronounced black eye and seven shutout innings, Max Scherzer provided a striking capper to the Washington Nationals’ day-night doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies. Scherzer himself? He shrugged off h...
11:28 2019-06-20

Casali homers off Corbin, Reds beat Nationals 9-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Curt Casali hit a three-run homer off Patrick Corbin, who had one of the worst starts of his career, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 9-3 Friday night to end the Nationals’ streak of eight straight wins at Great America...
04:56 2019-06-01

Gymnasts sparkle in custom leotards at 2019 U.S. Nationals Gymnasts sparkled in custom leotards at the 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships. Simone Biles, Morgan Hurd and more wore unique designs at nationals.       ...
07:56 2019-08-12

'Weirdly comfortable': Nationals not panicking with backs against the wall On the brink of elimination, the Washington Nationals turn to their ace Max Scherzer. Can "Mad Max" help send the series back to Los Angeles?       ...
10:14 2019-10-07

Nationals stun Dodgers in 10, will face Cardinals in NLCS LOS ANGELES — Howie Kendrick hit a tiebreaking grand slam off Joe Kelly in the 10th inning and the Nationals, boosted by a stunning rally against Clayton Kershaw, beat the Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday night and advanced to the NL Championship Series against...
11:14 2019-10-10

Nationals manager Dave Martinez has heart procedure Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez did not travel with the team for their series opener against the St. Louis Cardinals due to his need for a heart procedure....
15:28 2019-09-17

Nationals vs. White Sox: Anibal Sanchez will shut down Chicago Belmont Stakes draw was held at Citi Field. Bodexpress, who threw jockey John Velazquez after leaving the gate in the Preakness, will be ridden by Yoenis Cespedes. … Campaign update: Mayor de Blasio seen bugging people in South Carolina, the Pa...
15:56 2019-06-05

Braves vs. Nationals: Sanchez will continue success vs. Atlanta A report this week said Bob Baffert’s Triple Crown winner, Justify, failed a drug test prior to the 2018 Derby. Baffert suggested the result was caused not by illegal drugs but by contaminated food. This just in … the Patriots have signed Bob B...
19:28 2019-09-15

How the NL Central race could benefit the Nationals’ postseason push Two series between the NL Central’s top two teams could become the league’s most important to end the season — and the Nationals should be thankful they’re happening....
22:00 2019-09-17

Mets Wait Out Max Scherzer and Rally Against the Nationals’ Bullpen Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, and Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets....
14:56 2019-05-23

Ridiculous rally sends red-hot Mets to wild win over Nationals The Mets wanted to see how they would fare against better competition after resurrecting their season versus lowly opponents. They got a pretty good answer Friday night, with one of their most dramatic victories of the season. With the Mets trailing ...
13:28 2019-08-10

NLDS: Max Scherzer, Nationals top Dodgers to force Game 5 Max Scherzer's dominant performance and Ryan Zimmerman's three-run home run lifted the Washington Nationals to a 6-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLDS....
15:42 2019-10-08

Nationals can prove they’re for real in brutal upcoming stretch Should bettors take the Washington Nationals seriously as a profit center and playoff threat? Sunday afternoon provides a good opportunity to get caught up with news on the Nats while watching the national telecast of their series finale against the ...
18:42 2019-07-14

Dinged-up Nationals put their depth on display, hold on for a 7-6 win over the Reds With Juan Soto watching and Erick Fedde on the mound, the Nats nearly gave the game away late but still started their six-game homestand with a victory....
08:56 2019-08-13

Tommy Johnson Jr. wins Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his first Funny Car victory since the end of the 2017 season, beating Robert Hight in an explosive final round Sunday at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Johnson’s Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat had an engi...
06:28 2019-06-03

Nationals to start Austin Voth on Tuesday against Baltimore Washington is chipping away at its rotation situation, but still needs to decide who will start on Wednesday against Baltimore before an important four-game set in Atlanta over the weekend....
22:56 2019-07-14

Braves vs. Nationals: Expect Dallas Keuchel to keep rolling President Trump taking heat Thursday from meteorologists for falsely reporting the projected path of Hurricane Dorian. Trump tweeted back, “In the early days it was predicted to go through Miami and certain models suggested Alabama and Georgia. Inste...
21:56 2019-09-06

Nationals rookie outfielder Robles departs with injury WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Victor Robles has left the game against the Atlanta Braves with an undisclosed injury in the second inning. Robles went down to a knee in center during Nick Markakis’ at-bat Saturday, and manage...
03:14 2019-06-23

Swanson homers in 8th, Braves rally past Nationals 13-9 WASHINGTON (AP) — Dansby Swanson hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman drove in five runs and the Atlanta Braves rallied from a four-run deficit against Washington’s beleaguered bullpen and beat the Nationals ...
05:28 2019-06-23

Mets castoff T.J. Rivera getting chance with rival Nationals T.J. Rivera’s agent initially was hesitant to let the former Met try to resurrect his career with the Long Island Ducks of the lowly Independent Atlantic League. But it took only a month for Rivera’s decision to reject his agent’s a...
21:00 2019-08-04

Wainwright out-pitches Scherzer, Cardinals handle Nationals Adam Wainwright allowed one unearned run over seven innings to help the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-1 win against the visiting Washington Nationals in the rubber game of their three-game series on Wednesday afternoon....
00:00 2019-09-19

Bruised ace Scherzer leads Nationals to sweep of Phillies Max Scherzer shrugged off a broken nose and a black eye to throw seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles hit solo homers, and the Washington Nationals completed a day-night doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 2-0... ...
04:56 2019-06-20

'Reckless' plan to cut off free movement alarms EU nationals European citizens in UK fear they could be caught up in hostile environment policies‘It’s a sign of panic’: EU nationals on the UK’s threatPlans to end freedom of movement for EU citizens immediately after a no-deal Brexit have caused anxiety and con...
06:14 2019-08-20

"Anti-Nationals": Bengal BJP Chief On Aparna Sen, Others Who Wrote To PM West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Wednesday described the eminent citizens, who have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over lynching incidents, as "anti-nationals" and alleged that they......
19:42 2019-07-24

Nationals beat Twins 12-6 as AL Central race tightens Anthony Rendon and Juan Soto each homered and drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals beat Minnesota 12-6 and cut the Twins lead in the American League Central to 3 ½ games ahead of a critical series in Cleveland    ...
07:14 2019-09-13

Nuclear energy: Nationals MPs welcome AWU support for domestic industry Union to tell parliamentary committee it’s ‘ludicrous’ to export uranium but not benefit from the energy source at homeNationals MPs have welcomed support from the Australian Workers’ Union for a domestic nuclear industry, as the union calls on progr...
23:28 2019-09-19

Nationals rookie outfielder Robles departs with dehydration Washington Nationals outfielder Victor Robles has left the game against the Atlanta Braves with an undisclosed injury in the second inning       ...
03:42 2019-06-23

The Nationals Have Finally Freed Themselves From The Curse Of Trevor Rosenthal If you listen closely with your ear towards a swamp-like city near the mid-Atlantic, you’ll be able to hear the faint sounds of mild optimism returning to the minds and spirits of the dozens of Nationals fans in the DC-metro area. The reason for this...
23:28 2019-06-23

Max Scherzer’s brilliance saves Nationals’ NLDS hopes WASHINGTON — Max Scherzer is 35. So is Ryan Zimmerman. The Washington Nationals would not be headed to a win-or-go-home Game 5 in their NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers without them. “We’re a bunch of viejos. We’re...
09:14 2019-10-08

Nationals’ stunning rally over the Mets could be a springboard toward October Arguably the greatest regular season win since the franchise moved to D.C. may have dealt the Mets a lethal psychological blow while casting the Nats as a serious postseason contender....
20:42 2019-09-04

Sánchez sparkles as Nationals pound Gausman, Braves 14-4 ATLANTA (AP) — Aníbal Sánchez allowed one hit in six scoreless innings, Howie Kendrick hit a three-run double and the Washington Nationals withstood a grand slam by rookie Austin Riley to beat the Atlanta Braves 14-4 on Wednesday night. Sánchez (1-6)...
06:42 2019-05-30

Max Scherzer, the Nationals’ snorting, stomping ace, has a night we won’t forget Pitching seven scoreless innings while banged up and bruised a day after breaking his nose, Scherzer provided the kind of effort that can turn a season around....
06:28 2019-06-20

Back in action at last, Nationals open doubleheader with 6-2 win over Phillies Gerardo Parra — with his new walk-up music, children’s anthem “Baby Shark” — delivered at the plate and defensively, and Patrick Corbin bounced back....
03:42 2019-06-20

Mets explode in eighth to topple Nationals for third straight win Mickey Callaway didn’t mince words before the Mets went for their third straight win over the Nationals on Wednesday at Citi Field: “We’ve got to win some games. We have to approach this like it’s the playoffs.’’ It took a while, but his team finally...
05:00 2019-05-23

Ex-Mets fan favorite Asdrubal Cabrera lands with Nationals The Mets on Monday saw Robinson Cano hit the injured list and a possible option to replace him get plucked off the scrap heap by a rival. Former Amazin’ fan favorite Asdrubal Cabrera signed with the Nationals, according to MLB Network, followin...
03:56 2019-08-06

Renfroe, Lucchesi lead Padres past Nationals, 5-4 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit a two-run homer and left-hander Joey Lucchesi settled down after falling behind 4-0 in the first inning to help the San Diego Padres beat the Washington Nationals 5-4 on Thursday night. The Padres snapped the Natio...
08:28 2019-06-07

Royals score 3 in 11th inning to outlast Nationals 7-4 Adalberto Mondesi hit a go-ahead single in the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals edged the Washington Nationals 7-4 to snap a four-game losing streak       ...
06:56 2019-07-06

Sanchez beats old team, lead Nationals over Tigers, 3-1 DETROIT (AP) — Anibal Sanchez beat his former team for his third win in four starts, Juan Soto hit his 14th home run of the season and the Washington Nationals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Friday night. Sanchez (4-6), who went 46-49 for the Tigers ...
09:14 2019-06-29

Nationals look unbeatable against Cardinals in NLCS: 'There's this weird feeling' The Nationals were four outs from being eliminated from the playoffs 11 days ago. Now, they look unbeatable and are two wins from the World Series       ...
09:56 2019-10-13

France Says Around 450 ISIS-Linked Nationals Detained In Syria Around 450 French nationals linked to the ISIS are being held by Kurds or detained in refugee camps in northeastern Syria, the French foreign minister said Tuesday....
03:42 2019-05-29

Tatis Jr.'s return helps spark Padres over Nationals, 5-4 Hunter Renfroe hit a two-run homer and left-hander Joey Lucchesi settled down after falling behind 4-0 in the first inning to help the San Diego Padres beat the Washington Nationals 5-4        ...
09:28 2019-06-07

Nationals’ Juan Soto is greater than his crotch-grabbing antics WASHINGTON — Juan Soto is one of those rare talents who makes every part of the game interesting and at 20 years old will be key to the Nationals’ success for years to come. There is the unique way he takes pitches, as he gets himself locked in, he p...
10:00 2019-10-14

Torrence takes No. 1 spot at Mile-High NHRA Nationals Steve Torrence took the No. 1 spot in Top Fuel qualifying in the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway        ...
08:14 2019-07-21

After blazing start, Nationals’ offense goes ice cold in loss to Padres Washington hands starter Patrick Corbin a 4-0 first-inning lead, but Corbin scuffles through five innings and Nats turn frigid at the plate in 5-4 loss in San Diego....
08:42 2019-06-07

'The Dodgers showed up': LA comes alive with relentless rally in Game 3 vs. Nationals Los Angeles scored seven runs with two outs in the sixth, coming back to beat the Nationals 10-4 and move to the brink of the NLCS.       ...
10:14 2019-10-07

Nationals’ Scherzer suffers broken nose during bunting drill WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer suffered a broken nose when he took a ball off his face during batting practice on Tuesday. Scherzer was injured while attempting a bunt. The team said a CT scan was negative. The three-time...
03:56 2019-06-19

Juan Soto saves Nationals in stunning wild-card win WASHINGTON — Washington’s Juan Soto delivered a bases-loaded single against Josh Hader that scored three runs with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning, and the Nationals rallied to beat the Brewers 4-3 in the NL wild-card game Tuesday night. ...
11:00 2019-10-02

Nationals' Max Scherzer to make Wednesday start despite broken nose Despite breaking his nose in a freak accident during batting practice Tuesday, Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will make his scheduled start Wednesday evening....
03:14 2019-06-20

Couple out shopping among Mexican nationals killed in El Paso shooting A married couple in their sixties — who was in El Paso shopping for the day — was among the Mexican nationals killed in the Walmart shooting, their daughter says. “These have been very difficult hours,” wrote Sandra Ivonne Cer...
06:56 2019-08-05

Nationals vs. Brewers: NL wild-card game will see plenty of runs The Brewers entered their final series of the regular season the hottest team in baseball, going 18-2 prior to being swept in Colorado. The Nationals also closed the year strong, going 32-13 in their last 45 games to join Milwaukee in the National Le...
21:14 2019-10-01

Luck, health and strength of schedule will decide Nationals’ fate Per FanGraphs, the Nationals have a 23 percent chance to win the division and a 42 percent chance to make the playoffs, but there is reason to believe those numbers can improve....
14:42 2019-05-21

Aaron Brooks outduels Patrick Corbin in Orioles win over Nationals Washington Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin retired 15 consecutive hitters, but his showing was not enough to outduel Baltimore Orioles pitcher Aaron Brooks....
23:56 2019-08-28

Max Scherzer, broken nose and all, pitches Nationals to sweep of Phillies Nationals ace Max Scherzer tossed seven scoreless innings in a win over the Phillies, one day after breaking his nose taking batting practice.       ...
04:56 2019-06-20

Washington Nationals slug four consecutive home runs in San Diego Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon slug back-to-back-to-back-to-back homers in San Diego.       ...
02:28 2019-06-10

Tommy Johnson Jr. wins Mile-High NHRA Nationals Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his second Funny Car victory of the season Sunday in the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway        ...
04:28 2019-07-22

The Nationals’ Gerardo Parra has 8,000 reasons to root for the Raptors in the NBA Finals Parra can thank his former San Francisco Giants teammates for talking him into joining their clubhouse pool before he was designated for assignment and signed with Washington last month....
00:56 2019-06-07

'Adrenaline is beyond normal': Who will win Nationals-Brewers NL wild-card game? Washington and Milwaukee meet the first game of the MLB playoffs, with the winner moving on to face the Dodgers in the NLDS.       ...
21:42 2019-10-01

Aníbal Sánchez powers sleep-deprived Nationals to a win against the Cubs As the rest of the team deals with a quick turnaround from the night before, Sánchez pitches into the ninth inning Friday afternoon in a 9-3 victory....
04:42 2019-08-24

Trea Turner’s second career cycle underscores his utmost value to Nationals On Tuesday, Turner became just the 26th player in baseball history to hit for the cycle twice. He's been a catalyst behind Washington's recent turnaround....
21:56 2019-07-24

Nationals reliever Jonny Venters can’t stay on the mound, but he can’t walk away, either Venters underwent season-ending shoulder surgery after just three appearances with Washington. He plans to try to pitch, at least one more time, because it's all he knows....
14:56 2019-09-10

Robert Hight tops qualifying at Route 66 NHRA Nationals Funny Car points leader Robert Hight topped qualifying Saturday night in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals        ...
08:42 2019-06-03

Tigers snap 8-game losing streak, beat Nationals 7-5 DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera had three hits and three RBIs as the Detroit Tigers rallied twice and snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-5 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday. The Tigers rebounded from a three-run deficit in the...
06:42 2019-06-30

NLDS: Washington Nationals beat Los Angeles Dodgers, even series The Washington Nationals held off a late comeback attempt to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Friday, evening the NL Division Series at one game apiece....
13:14 2019-10-05

Strasburg, Scherzer pitch Nationals past Dodgers to even NLDS Stephen Strasburg turned in another dominant playoff outing, Max Scherzer overpowered Los Angeles for an inning out of the bullpen and the Washington Nationals held off the Dodgers 4-2 Friday night to even their NL Division Series at a game apiece....
09:42 2019-10-05

Nationals vs. Cardinals prediction: St. Louis will snag NLCS Game 1 The Z-Two Lounge will be “PACKED” again Sunday for the 17th annual Joey Doyle Football Sunday. Family and “Friends of Joey,” who was lost on 9/11, established a scholarship fund to which all proceeds from the event will be given. Football, food, musi...
02:00 2019-10-12

Egypt deports 2 foreign nationals arrested amid protests Cairo airport officials and a European diplomat say Egypt has released and deported two foreign nationals, a Mauritanian and a Dutch citizen, who were arrested amid a recent crackdown following anti-government protests...
17:42 2019-10-04

Bryce Harper's wife slams 'classless' Nationals fans Kayla Harper took to Twitter to sound off on what she called "classless" heckling from fans of her husband Bryce's former team.       ...
21:42 2019-09-26

Dutch nationals hunting for Area 51 jailed for 3 days for trespassing The two Dutch nationals arrested last week in search of  Area 51 were sentenced Monday to just three days in county jail after which police say they will be sent back to the Netherlands....
22:28 2019-09-18

Could Fernando Rodney be the missing piece to make the Nationals’ bullpen whole? The 42-year-old veteran reliever looks like he could be a high-leverage option for Washington going forward after his career appeared in jeopardy after being designated for assignment by Oakland in late May....
14:56 2019-06-29

Ryan Lochte wins U.S, nationals 200-meter individual medley after ban United States men's swimming star Ryan Lochte won the 200-meter individual medley at the U.S. national championships after a 14-month suspension from the sport....
19:56 2019-08-05

Watch: Cardinals' Adam Wainwright outduels Nationals ace Max Scherzer Adam Wainwright came out on the good side of a pitching duel against three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a win over the Washington Nationals....
15:56 2019-09-19

Nationals take 2-0 NLCS lead over Cardinals as Scherzer takes no-hitter into 7th Max Scherzer followed Aníbal Sánchez's near no-hitter with a try of his own and the stingy Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series....
05:00 2019-10-13

Parra’s HR ends Roark’s streak, Nationals beat Reds 5-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Gerardo Parra hit a three-run homer that ended Tanner Roark’s streak of keeping the ball in the park and Matt Adams added a solo shot Saturday, leading the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in a st...
01:56 2019-06-02

Ryan Zimmerman and Max Scherzer Lift Nationals Past Dodgers The teams will return to Dodger Stadium to decide their division series after Zimmerman hit a three-run homer and Scherzer delivered a strong seven innings....
10:00 2019-10-08

NLDS: Nationals' Anibal Sanchez to start over Max Scherzer vs. Dodgers The Washington Nationals will start Anibal Sanchez instead of Max Scherzer for Game 3 of their National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers....
04:42 2019-10-07

Using aces out of the bullpen, Nationals will do whatever it takes to beat Dodgers in NLDS The Nationals took Game 2 of the NLDS on Friday, using three-time Cy Young winner Max Scherzer out of the bullpen in the eighth inning.       ...
18:28 2019-10-05

Nationals complete series sweep of Marlins, climbing all the way back to .500 Matt Adams and Victor Robles turn the tide with home runs in the sixth inning, and Washington wins, 8-5, to even its record after falling 12 games under in late May....
07:14 2019-06-28

Steve Torrence beats dad Billy in NHRA Heartland Nationals Steve Torrence earned his fifth straight Top Fuel victory, beating his father Billy Torrence at the NHRA Heartland Nationals        ...
18:14 2019-06-13

Brittany Force takes No. 1 spot at NHRA Southern Nationals Brittany Force took the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel in the Arby's NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway        ...
22:14 2019-05-21

Mets vs. Nationals: Eric Fedde will out pitch Zack Wheeler Bold bowl photos of Alex Rodriguez sitting on the can were taken outside a window of his luxury apartment. Seems A-Rod forgot to close the blinds and was blindsided. His lawyers may seek legal action citing privacy laws if they can flush out who capt...
21:00 2019-05-21

Stephen Strasburg breaks Nationals franchise record for strikeouts Stephen Strasburg broke Steve Rogers' Nationals/Expos career record for strikeouts Friday night in the team's game against the Mets.       ...
15:56 2019-08-10

Injury may force Nationals' Rendon to skip All-Star Game Just a couple of days after being selected to the All-Star Game for the first time, Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon said Tuesday that injuries might prevent from playing in next week's Midsummer Classic....
02:00 2019-07-03

Nationals complete NL wildcard comeback win after error scorches Brewers Washington rally in one-off to set NLDS meeting with DodgersJuan Soto lifts Nats to win with bases-loaded single in eighthWashington’s Juan Soto delivered a bases-loaded single against Josh Hader that scored three runs with two outs in the bottom of ...
14:28 2019-10-02

Jeremy Hellickson not mentioned as a fifth starter for Nationals, even as he mounts a comeback The veteran right-hander struggled earlier this season, averaging 4⅓ innings per start with a 6.23 ERA, but he has the most proven track record of any of Manager Dave Martinez’s options....
19:28 2019-08-02

Hagan, Torrence repeat winners in NHRA New England Nationals Matt Hagan and Steve Torrence were repeat winners at New England Dragway, both racing to victories at the NHRA New England Nationals        ...
17:28 2019-07-10

MLB power rankings: With stunning turnaround, Nationals are a real force in the NL Hope looked lost for the Nationals two months ago, but their surge has them in a wild-card spot coming out of the All-Star break.       ...
17:00 2019-07-15

Right when Nationals need it, Howie Kendrick and Aníbal Sánchez deliver in 7-0 win over Braves Kendrick provided the game’s two most important hits to complement seven dominant, scoreless innings from Sánchez in a sweep-averting, standings-maintaining victory....
01:56 2019-09-16

Nationals vs. Mets: Taking another shot on Nats, Stephen Strasburg Superhero Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was depicted taking down a red Republican elephant in her comic book debut last week. AOC, who has a problem with well, everyone including her own party, is now taking on vegetables, suggesting growing cauliflower i...
16:56 2019-05-23

Six foreign nationals killed as severe weather hits Greece Six foreign nationals were killed and dozens others were injured after gale-force winds, rain and hailstorms struck northern Greece late on Wednesday, authorities said....
02:42 2019-07-11

As MLB draft continues, Nationals take college slugger, four more pitchers among Day 2 picks The Nationals drafted Florida State's Drew Mendoza with their third-round pick Tuesday. The selected seven additional players through the end of the 10th round....
10:14 2019-06-05

Nationals clinch wild card as Turner slams Phils Trea Turner's go-ahead grand slam in the sixth inning lifted Washington to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies for a doubleheader sweep on Tuesday that helped the Nationals clinch a National League wild card....
06:14 2019-09-25

Nationals vs. Cardinals: Dakota Hudson makes St. Louis the pick Bounty watch! Brownies at the J-E-T-S in the Monday nighter. No Sam Darnold, so the Jets’ flight plan has been rerouted. Backup QB Trevor Siemian can’t turn the ball over. New kicker Sam Ficken can’t hit the fickin’ uprights on extra points and most ...
02:14 2019-09-17

El Paso shooting victims identified, including 7 Mexican nationals The 22 people killed in Saturday's mass shooting in El Paso, Texas have been identified and include 13 U.S. citizens and seven Mexican nationals, officials said Monday....
04:42 2019-08-06

Dodgers bound for more postseason disappointment? Aces ready to go for Game 5 vs. Nationals The Dodgers couldn't secure the NLDS in Game 4, setting up a winner-take-all Game 5 against the Nationals at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday.       ...
18:56 2019-10-08

Nationals sign reliever Fernando Rodney to a minor league deal Rodney, 42, was designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics on May 25. If called up to the big club, he will be the oldest pitcher in baseball....
06:14 2019-06-02

Nationals sign lefty Jonny Venters to minor league deal ATLANTA (AP) — Left-hander Jonny Venters has signed a minor league deal with the Washington Nationals and was assigned to Double-A Harrisburg. Venters was released by the Atlanta Braves on May 18. “Maybe we can use him down the line,” Was...
04:01 2019-05-30

Even in a rocky outing, Stephen Strasburg shows why Nationals’ strength is their starters Washington will have to rely on its rotation to get back in the NL East race, and Strasburg displayed toughness after a terrible first inning against the White Sox....
10:14 2019-06-05

Franco's walkoff homer lifts Phillies past Nationals 4-3 Maikel Franco homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals       ...
00:28 2019-07-15

Eighth-inning eruption dooms the Nationals, who go cold in Pittsburgh for a 4-1 loss Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings, but Wander Suero lit the fuse in the eighth and Starling Marte’s three-run homer was the difference....
10:42 2019-08-21

NLDS Game 2: Stephen Strasburg spectacular as Nationals even series with Dodgers Nationals' Stephen Strasburg took a perfect game into the fifth inning against the Dodgers. Washington evened the NLDS series 1-1.       ...
11:14 2019-10-05

Washington Nationals finally write a happy playoff ending: ‘We’re not going home’ The Washington Nationals overcame the failures of postseasons past to put together a stunning wild-card comeback against the Milwaukee Brewers.       ...
16:56 2019-10-02

Soto lifts Nationals to 4-3 comeback win over Brewers in NL wild-card game Washington rally in one-off to set NLDS meeting with DodgersJuan Soto lifts Nats to win with bases-loaded single in eighthWashington’s Juan Soto delivered a bases-loaded single against Josh Hader that scored three runs with two outs in the bottom of ...
07:42 2019-10-02

Patrick Corbin gets lit up as dam finally breaks on Nationals' anti-bullpen strategy Coming out of the bullpen, Nationals left-hander Patrick Corbin coughed up a lead in a big way in the sixth inning of Game 4.       ...
10:14 2019-10-07

Watch: Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg cracks 3-run bomb vs. Braves Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg recorded two hits in the same inning -- including a three-run homer -- during a rout of the Atlanta Braves....
18:56 2019-07-19

Nationals launch ‘kids eat free’ program at home games through Labor Day Kids 12 and under can receive a free hot dog, potato chips or apple sauce and drink, in a program the Nationals say is unique in Major League Baseball....
05:14 2019-07-20

First of 15 replicas of Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit unveiled at Nationals Park The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum on Tuesday unveiled the first of 15 life-sized statues of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit from his historic walk on the moon. The resin statue was put on view at Nationals Park....
09:56 2019-06-05

NL Division Series: Nationals vs. Dodgers – Time, TV channel, starting pitchers The winner of the series moves on to the National League Championship Series, where they'll meet the winner between the Braves-Cardinals.       ...
14:28 2019-10-03

NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers torch Washington Nationals, take 2-1 series lead The Los Angeles Dodgers fell into an early hole but scored eight unanswered runs to defeat the Washington Nationals 10-4 on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in their NL Division Series....
07:00 2019-10-07

Washington Nationals draw first blood in NLCS as Sánchez silences Cardinals Sánchez loses no-hitter in eighth but Nats hold on for Game 1 winNLDS hero Howie Kendrick involved in both Washington runsAníbal Sánchez carried a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, NLDS hero Howie Kendrick had two more big swings and the Washington ...
06:00 2019-10-12

Home Plate Umpire Takes A Backswing To The Head In Nationals-White Sox For the second week in a row, the home plate umpire at a Washington Nationals game has suffered a wound in a freak accident. Last Tuesday umpire Mike Everitt took a 95-mph fastball directly to the chest and eventually had to leave the game. Tonight ...
05:28 2019-06-12

Watch: Trea Turner hits for cycle, Nationals beat Rockies Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner hit for the cycle for the second time in his career during a win against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park....
16:28 2019-07-24

Sick and elderly: Some EU nationals struggle to prove UK residency ahead of Brexit Sonja Brain, 84, is losing her sight and bed-bound in hospital after a cancerous tumor was removed from her spine. But she has another problem: proving she has the right to stay in the United Kingdom after Brexit....
04:00 2019-09-20

Bryce Harper-less Nationals give Phillies fitting end to bust of a season This wasn’t what anyone anticipated when Bryce Harper jumped ship for $330 million. The Phillies were supposed to be baseball’s next powerhouse after Harper left the Nationals in free agency, joining a Philadelphia squad which added J.T. ...
00:56 2019-09-26

Nationals closer Daniel Hudson goes on paternity leave to start NLCS Nationals closer Daniel Hudson was placed on paternity leave Friday and will not be with the team for Game 1 of the NLCS against the Cardinals.       ...
02:00 2019-10-12

Nationals MPs snub launch of farming group's climate change report Australia’s agricultural production will fall and food insecurity will rise without a climate strategy, report warnsNationals MPs have snubbed a farmers’ group launching a major climate change report that warns the Australian agricultural sector face...
14:14 2019-09-16

Watch: Matt Adams lifts Nationals past Marlins with 3-run bomb Washington Nationals first baseman Matt Adams spoiled an otherwise stellar outing from Miami Marlins starter Zac Gallen by crushing a sixth-inning three-run homer, sparking a 7-5 victory Wednesday at Marlins Park....
19:00 2019-06-27

As Mike Rizzo ponders whether to buy or sell, Nationals stay afloat with another win in Miami Before a 7-5 win over the Marlins that got tight in the ninth inning, Rizzo says he will use the next few weeks to evaluate his plan for the rest of the season....
18:42 2019-06-27

Alonso hits 16th homer, Mets rally past Nationals 6-5 NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit a long tying home run in the eighth inning, Amed Rosario had a winning infield single with two outs in the ninth and the New York Mets rallied from deficits three times to beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 Tuesday nigh...
06:14 2019-05-22

Nationals Park extends netting to foul poles, but not all fans want safety first The extended netting was installed in time for Monday's postponed game against the Colorado Rockies. Many fans were in favor, but others did not appreciate the extra precaution....
10:28 2019-07-23

Watch: Nationals eliminate Bryce Harper's Phillies in playoff clincher Trea Turner powered the Washington Nationals to a playoff-clinching win against the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday night, with a sixth-inning grand slam at Nationals Park....
17:14 2019-09-25

Nationals shock Mets with team-record rally in ninth inning After giving up five runs in the top of the ninth, the Nationals stunned the Mets by scoring seven in the bottom of the inning for a walk-off win.       ...
15:00 2019-09-04

Mets vs Nationals stream: Watch Wednesday’s game live online It’s the New York Mets against the Washington Nationals, and it’s being brought to you by YouTube. The video-sharing website has the exclusive broadcast of Wednesday’s 1:05 p.m. series finale from Nationals Park – the ninth MLB Game of the Week in Yo...
19:56 2019-09-04

Watch: Nationals complete 7-run, walk-off rally to beat Mets in ninth The Washington Nationals trailed 10-4 entering the bottom of the ninth inning, but rallied with a seven-run comeback -- capped off by a walk-off homer -- to beat the New York Mets Tuesday night....
16:42 2019-09-04

NLCS: Anibal Sanchez takes no-hitter into 8th as Nationals beat Cardinals Anibal Sanchez took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and Howie Kendrick's bat remained hot as the Washington Nationals earned a 2-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of the NLCS....
08:00 2019-10-12

Nationals sign veteran Asdrúbal Cabrera to bolster infield depth The 33-year-old Cabrera, who was designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers last week, gives Washington another option with Ryan Zimmerman and Howie Kendrick on the IL....
04:14 2019-08-06

Hours after historic comeback, Nationals can’t recapture the magic in 8-4 loss to Mets Aníbal Sánchez looks lost in what became his worst outing of the season, and Washington drops the series to finish its season slate against the Mets at 7-12....
11:00 2019-09-05

The Nationals have defensive choices to make in right field late in close games Adam Eaton has made strides this season, but plays such as a diving catch from Gerardo Parra demonstrate why the Nationals need to make late-game defensive substitutions....
16:14 2019-09-06

DOJ lost track of foreign nationals with criminal histories after bringing them to US: audit The Justice Department has lost track of numerous foreign nationals who were brought into the United States to help with law enforcement cases and may have criminal histories of their own – something that could be putting the public "at risk," the DO...
23:00 2019-06-13

Kurt Suzuki may be back in Nationals’ lineup in Game 1 of the NLCS against the Cardinals The catcher underwent an MRI on his left hand and it proved negative, and may have avoided a concussion after being hit by a fastball Wednesday night....
07:00 2019-10-11

Nationals pitcher breaks down crying after making major league comeback Nationals pitcher Aaron Barrett hadn't pitched in a major league game since Aug. 5, 2015. He made his return to the mound Saturday.       ...
18:56 2019-09-08

Nationals closer Daniel Hudson on paternity leave ahead of NLCS The Nationals will be without closer Daniel Hudson for the first game of the National League Championship Series against the Cardinals as he goes on paternity leave, it was announced on Friday. Hudson is expected to be out for a maximum of three days...
02:00 2019-10-12

Scherzer's no-hitter for 7 innings leads Nationals to 2-0 NLCS lead over Cardinals Washington Nationals pitcher Matt Scherzer held the St. Louis Cardinals hitless for 7 innings en route to a 3-1 victory Saturday at Busch Stadium and a 2-0 lead in the American League Championship Series....
12:14 2019-10-13

Tyler Skaggs: Nationals' Patrick Corbin wears No. 45 to honor former teammate Washington Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin wore No. 45 on Tuesday night in honor of former teammate and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, who was found dead Monday in Southland, Texas....
15:14 2019-07-03

Dutch nationals trespassed at Nevada National Security Site, authorities say Two Dutch nationals were arrested Tuesday, accused of trespassing at a national security site in Nevada on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks....
17:56 2019-09-12

Watch: Nationals' Stephen Strasburg throws first career 'immaculate inning' Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg threw his first career 'immaculate inning' as part of a 14-strikeout performance against the Miami Marlins....
23:14 2019-07-04

Report: Nationals offer Anthony Rendon more than $200 million to stay in Washington Nationals offer third baseman Anthony Rendon $210 million to $215 million over seven years to skip free agency, stay in D.C., Washington Post reports.       ...
06:28 2019-10-01

Mets add Brad Brach to reinforce bullpen ahead of series with Nationals The Mets’ search for bullpen improvement has led them to a former All-Star recently released by the Cubs. Brad Brach, whom team officials had discussed with the Orioles in trade talks before the 2018 season, was signed by the Mets on Thursday. Brach,...
03:42 2019-08-09

Braves pound NL East rivals Nationals to clinch playoff berth Ronald Acuña Jr. ignited a four-run rally with the go-ahead, two-run double as Atlanta routed Washington 10-1 to clinch a spot in the NL playoffs.       ...
05:42 2019-09-15

Nationals pitcher breaks nose when errant bunt hits him in the face Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer broke his nose during batting practice in a hard-to-watch moment during batting practice Tuesday, the team confirmed....
10:14 2019-06-19

Nationals Manager Dave Martinez leaves game early because of illness Martinez went to a nearby hospital to be checked out Sunday. He is still expected to join the Nationals in St. Louis for a three-game series beginning Monday....
00:42 2019-09-16

Nationals eliminate Dodgers 7-3 on Kendrick's grand slam in 10th inning Howie Kendrick hit a tiebreaking grand slam off Joe Kelly in the 10th inning, and the Washington Nationals overcame a three-run deficit with a late rally to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday night and advance to the NL Championship Series ag...
11:14 2019-10-10

Watch: Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer breaks nose on bunt attempt Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer suffered a broken nose Tuesday after taking a ball off the face during a bunting drill, the team announced....
09:56 2019-06-19

Madrasa Managers Caught For Giving Shelter To Myanmar Nationals Get Bail Two managers of a madrasa, who were arrested for allegedly giving shelter to four Myanmar nationals in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district, were released on bail, an official said on Monday....
13:14 2019-09-30

Max Scherzer plans to pitch Wednesday with broken nose, says Nationals manager Max Scherzer, who broke his nose Tuesday during batting practice, plans to pitch the second game of a DH on Wednesday, says Nationals manager.       ...
21:28 2019-06-19

Iran claims they arrested 17 nationals working with CIA to spy on nuclear, military sites Iran said Monday that it arrested 17 nationals working for the CIA to spy on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear and military sites — and that some have been sentenced to death, according to reports. Authorities “successfully dismantled a (CIA) spy ...
19:14 2019-07-22

Davey Martinez's Meltdown Saved Him From Watching Yet Another Nationals Bullpen Disaster The Nationals, sitting at 19–31 on the season and having won just one series since mid-April, very much have the look of a pile of crap. It’s not clear that the organization has accepted this as anything other than a phase, but the time is fast appro...
03:42 2019-05-24

Carlos Gomez’s blast vs. Nationals puts Mets in unfamiliar territory Call them the smoke and mirror Mets. Down five projected starters, a few days removed from their manager’s job being believed to be in serious jeopardy, the Mets have put together their first four-game winning streak of the season after beating Max S...
22:28 2019-05-23

NHRA: Doug Kalitta, John Force prove age is just a number in winning U.S. Nationals Three of the four biggest divisions were won by racers over the age of 50. For two, the victories were a long time in the making.        ...
08:28 2019-09-03

Nationals’ Adam Eaton blasts ‘chirping’ Todd Frazier after fiery scene Yet another long, eventful day in Mets Land concluded with … Todd Frazier getting verbally destroyed by an ex-teammate? You can’t predict Mets chaos. Frazier and Nationals right fielder Adam Eaton, who played together for the 2016 White Sox, ha...
15:14 2019-05-21

Nationals beat Cards 2-0 in NLCS opener as Sanchez carries no-hitter into 8th inning Aníbal Sánchez carried a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, Howie Kendrick had two more big swings and the Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Friday night in the NL Championship Series opener....
12:28 2019-10-12

Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer plans to start despite breaking nose during batting practice Washington Nationals star Max Scherzer is still set to start Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies despite a bizarre incident he had during batting practice Tuesday....
00:14 2019-06-20

Dutch nationals seeking Area 51 charged with trespassing at national security site Deputies responded to report about foreign nationals trespassing on the Nevada National Security Site, a government testing range north of Las Vegas.        ...
05:14 2019-09-13

Thomas Cook collapse affects 53,000 British nationals in Spain: tourism minister The collapse of British travel firm Thomas Cook has affected 53,000 Britons in Spain, Spanish Acting Tourism Minister Reyes Maroto told reporters on Tuesday....
17:56 2019-09-24

After hitting rock bottom, Nationals are revitalized – and a terrifying postseason opponent Washington was 12 games under .500 near the end of May, but have turned things around and find themselves in a pennant race.       ...
02:42 2019-08-06

Ex-Marlins president rips Nationals’ Daniel Hudson for NLCS paternity leave A former major league baseball executive cried foul over Nationals closer Daniel Hudson missing Game 1 of the NLCS for the birth of his daughter. “Only excuse would be a problem with the birth or health of baby or mother,” tweeted ex-Marl...
20:00 2019-10-12

Alex Ovechkin throwing the first pitch before Game 4 deepens the Capitals-Nationals connection "We saw the way the city reacted with what we did a couple years ago," Capitals assistant coach Blaine Forsythe said, "and we’re hoping that can happen for them too because we will be part of it for sure.”...
20:56 2019-10-08

Minor league manager gets emotional telling pitcher he's getting called up to Nationals Aaron Barrett was called back up to the Nationals for the first time since 2015. His minor league manager delivered the news in a touching moment.       ...
15:00 2019-09-04

Nationals vs Cardinals live stream: how to watch NLCS 2019 baseball online from anywhere The 2019 baseball World Series beckons and one of the St Louis Cardinals or Washington Nationals will be there. The former has a storied history of going to baseball's big one, while the latter has never even been there! To see who will prevail ...
08:56 2019-10-12

Obama surprises kids at Washington Nationals academy: 'You're going to make a real difference' Former President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance at the Washington Nationals’ Youth Baseball Academy on Wednesday and played a few games with the kids while he was there....
23:28 2019-05-24

Ryan Zimmerman: Stephen Strasburg 'wouldn't be the pitcher he is now' if not for Nationals' 2012 shutdown There's still hand-wringing over the organization's decision to shut down their young starting pitcher back in 2012.       ...
02:00 2019-10-11

Watch: White Sox's Yoan Moncada hits 458-foot homer in loss to Nationals Chicago White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada hit an absolute bomb in a loss to the Washington Nationals, clearing the fence with a 458-foot solo shot....
15:42 2019-06-05

Adrián Sanchez, Nationals’ second-longest tenured player, is running out of options and time After spending a decade with the organization, Sanchez is playing his final year with minor league options. After this season, he’ll have to go through waivers if the Nationals don’t keep him in the majors....
18:42 2019-06-27

Washington Nationals to acquire relief pitchers Daniel Hudson, Roenis Elias The Washington Nationals have agreed to acquire veteran relief pitchers Daniel Hudson and Roenis Elias in trades with the Toronto Blue Jays and Seattle Mariners, respectively....
21:14 2019-07-31

Watch: Soto swats Nationals past Brewers in NL wild-card stunner Washington Nationals phenom Juan Soto cleared the bases in the eighth inning to lead his squad to a stunning 4-3 comeback victory against the Milwaukee Brewers in the National League wild-card game Tuesday night....
15:14 2019-10-02

Washington Nationals send LA Dodgers to shock playoff exit on Kendrick's slam Howie Kendrick’s 10th-inning grand slam lifts Nats to 7-3 winDodgers crash out after league-best 106 wins in regular seasonWashington will open NLCS at St Louis Cardinals on FridayHowie Kendrick hit a tiebreaking grand slam off Joe Kelly in the 10th ...
17:42 2019-10-10

NLDS: Howie Kendrick's grand slam lifts Nationals over Dodgers, into NLCS Howie Kendrick blasted a tiebreaking grand slam in the 10th inning as the Washington Nationals overcame a three-run deficit to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers and advance to the NLCS....
14:56 2019-10-10

Patrick Corbin’s free-agency decision hangs over Nationals, Yankees postseason The decisions for Bryce Harper and Manny Machado were the ones that dragged on all offseason, garnering many of the headlines. Patrick Corbin made his free-agency call much quicker in early December. The lefty, who pitched the first six years of his ...
22:56 2019-10-02

Singapore detains Myanmar nationals accused of links to Rakhine insurgent group Singapore authorities said on Wednesday they had arrested a group of Myanmar nationals accused of rallying support for armed violence against the Myanmar government....
20:14 2019-07-10

Busy Nationals make five roster moves, but Max Scherzer’s status remains uncertain Ryan Zimmerman goes back to the injured list with plantar fasciitis in his right foot, the same injury that kept him out for two months earlier this season....
10:28 2019-07-23

Bryce Harper fires insane 310-foot throw from right field to third base for out vs. Nationals Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper fired a 310-foot throw from the outfield to retire ex-Nationals teammate Victor Robles at third base.       ...
04:42 2019-07-14

MLB playoffs: Washington Nationals present a huge threat to Los Angeles Dodgers in NLDS Trying to reach the World Series for a third consecutive year, the Los Angeles Dodgers must first overcome the Washington Nationals' stellar rotation.       ...
22:00 2019-10-03

Nationals star Anthony Rendon wishes more fans saw playoff clinch: 'It would have been nice' Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon wished more fans showed up to watch the team clinch a playoff appearance Tuesday night.       ...
14:42 2019-09-25

Joe Ross struggles in a loss to the Mets, forcing the Nationals to reexamine a difficult question Ross allows seven runs in a 7-3 loss to New York, and now Washington must consider whether it wants to explore other options in the final spot in the starting rotation....
23:14 2019-09-02

Closer Daniel Hudson returns to Nationals from paternity leave for Game 2: 'Life comes at you fast' Daniel Hudson, who missed Game 1 of the NLCS to witness birth of his child, returned to the Nationals for Game 2 on Saturday against the Cardinals.       ...
09:56 2019-10-13

Nationals place Jonny Venters on the IL, shift minor league pitchers in advance of second half Erick Fedde, Austin Voth and Kyle McGowin all moved from Class AAA to Class AA Harrisburg Thursday, so as to be more easily available on short notice....
07:28 2019-07-12

Washington Nationals' Hunter Strickland has weight room mishap: 'Broke nose never killed anyone' Washington Nationals reliever Hunter Strickland revealed Tuesday he was injured in a weight room mishap at PNC Park before the team’s game that day against the Pittsburgh Pirates....
21:42 2019-08-21

Britain's Johnson, in talks with Iran's Rouhani, urges release of imprisoned dual nationals British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for the immediate release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and other dual nationals imprisoned in Iran during a meeting with Iran's President Hassan Rouhani in New York on Tuesday, a Downing Street spokesperson...
07:00 2019-09-25

Barnaby Joyce took $2,600 charter flight to stand alongside Nationals candidate at regional show Nationals MP in his role as drought envoy billed taxpayers for Melbourne-Horsham return flight Taxpayers spent $2,600 for Barnaby Joyce to charter a flight between Melbourne and Horsham to spend three hours at a regional show alongside Nationals cand...
22:42 2019-09-25

Nationals' Patrick Corbin pitches gem just a day after death of good friend Tyler Skaggs Donning Tyler Skaggs' jersey number 45 as a tribute, an emotional Patrick Corbin threw a gem to honor his deceased friend.       ...
08:00 2019-07-03

Bryce Harper's wife reveals Nationals fans were using their infant son in 'classless' trash-talking Bryce Harper on Wednesday night took issue with Washington Nationals fans heckling him in the latter stages of the game and the Philadelphia Phillies star’s wife echoed his statements a day later....
00:00 2019-09-27

Brewers season unravels in fateful eighth inning of NL wild-card game against Nationals For seven innings of the NL wild-card playoff, the Brewers’ plan worked to perfection. Then in the eighth inning, it completely unraveled.       ...
16:56 2019-10-02

Nationals’ tandem of Yan Gomes and Kurt Suzuki not delivering on all-star level hopes at catcher The Nationals hoped before the season that they could have an all-star catcher between Yan Gomes and Kurt Suzuki. The numbers say that hasn't panned out....
22:14 2019-06-07

Nationals place Jonny Venters on the IL, shift minor-league pitchers in advance of second half Erick Fedde, Austin Voth and Kyle McGowin all moved from Class AAA to Class AA Harrisburg Thursday, so as to be more easily available on short notice....
05:28 2019-07-12

Washington Nationals' Patrick Corbin wears No. 45 to honor late friend Tyler Skaggs Washington Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin wore No. 45 on Tuesday night in honor of his late friend, Tyler Skaggs, who died suddenly at a Texas hotel hours before his Los Angeles Angels were set to play the Rangers on Monday....
06:42 2019-07-04

Mets Continued Their Playoff Team Cosplay With Ninth-Inning Rally And Walk-Off Win Over Nationals It was always going to be just a matter of time before Roth’s suggestion that the Mets will never lose again would come around and bite him in the ass, and in the top of the fourth of the team’s game against the Nationals on Friday, it certainly look...
19:00 2019-08-10

Nationals' Patrick Corbin honors friend Tyler Skaggs by wearing his jersey number Patrick Corbin lost one of his great friends in baseball on Monday in Tyler Skaggs. Tuesday, the pitcher honored Skaggs by wearing No. 45.       ...
04:00 2019-07-03

Nationals' Patrick Corbin will honor friend Tyler Skaggs by wearing his jersey number Patrick Corbin lost one of his great friends in baseball on Monday in Tyler Skaggs. Tuesday, the pitcher will honor Skaggs by wearing No. 45.       ...
01:56 2019-07-03

How to watch Dodgers vs. Nationals: MLB live stream, schedule, TV channel, start time for NLDS Game 3 The Dodgers-Nationals NLDS shifts to Washington with the series tied 1-1 after the teams split the first two in Los Angeles.       ...
22:56 2019-10-06

Nationals rally, stun Dodgers with Howie Kendrick's 10th-inning grand slam to win first-ever series After tying the game in the eighth, the Nationals got a grand slam from Howie Kendrick in the top of the 10th in the 7-3 win.       ...
18:56 2019-10-10

Washington Nationals play through tech glitches at NL Wild Card Game to beat Milwaukee Brewers The Washington Nationals played through more than one technical glitch at Tuesday night’s NL Wild Card Game at Nationals Park to edge out the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3....
06:28 2019-10-02

How to watch Dodgers vs. Nationals : MLB live stream, schedule, TV channel, start time for NLDS Game 5 The NL's best team during the regular season, Los Angeles finds itself in a winner-take-all Game 5 against the Washington Nationals.       ...
00:00 2019-10-10

Anibal Sanchez loses no-hitter in eighth inning, Nationals beat Cardinals in NLCS Game 1 Anibal Sanchez went 7 2/3 innings before allowing his first hit as the Nationals beat the Cardinals 2-0 in Game 1 of the NCLS.       ...
08:00 2019-10-12

NLCS preview: Surprise matchup pits Cardinals and Nationals with World Series trip on the line After thrilling series in the last round, the Cardinals and Nationals face off in the National League Championship Series.       ...
07:56 2019-10-11

Nationals' Hunter Strickland breaks nose in weight room, not expected to miss any time Washington Nationals pitcher Hunter Strickland posted on Instagram that he broke his nose following an incident in the weight room.       ...
17:14 2019-08-21

Opinion: Nationals back Daniel Hudson's decision to go on paternity leave, showing baseball isn't life Nationals closer Daniel Hudson goes on paternity leave to start the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals -- a handy reminder that baseball isn’t life.       ...
02:00 2019-10-12

NL wild-card game: Nationals vs. Brewers – Time, TV channel, streaming info, starting pitchers The winner of the game moves on to the National League Division Series, where they'll meet the Los Angeles Dodgers in a best-of-five series.       ...
21:42 2019-10-01

What Trump Can (and Can’t) Do to Steer Fed Policy President Donald Trump is unhappy that the U.S. Federal Reserve under the chairman he chose, Jerome Powell, raised interest rates. But while the president can authorize military operations, issue rules by executive order, convene Congress and pardon ...
18:42 2019-07-08

TSA changes policy to allow some CBD oil and medications on planes The Transportation Security Administration quietly changed its cannabis policy over the weekend to allow passengers to bring some forms of cannabidiol (CBD) oil, plus an FDA-approved marijuana based drug, on flights. All forms of marijuana were p...
02:56 2019-05-29

Surly Baseball Fan Jack White Returned To Watch Nationals-Brewers In Extra Innings After Leaving To Play A Concert Jack White is currently on tour with his band The Raconteurs and their show on Saturday was in our nation’s capital. As he is wont to do, White went over to Nationals Park with his bandmates to catch the early portion of Brewers-Nats, but had to leav...
14:14 2019-08-19

US African policy's lost 'dynamics' At the US-Africa economic summit, stakeholders from both sides meet to discuss future business. Africa's political elite is represented in large numbers. Interest in the US is not as strong....
14:28 2019-06-17

Yankees' German placed on leave under DV policy Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German has been placed on administrative leave under the joint domestic violence policy between the league and the MLB Players Association....
01:14 2019-09-20

The Londoner: Cat dragged in to Labour policy John McDonnell is feline catty at the Labour Conference / Carrie Symonds pulls the strings / Labour loses footie to lobby press hacks / Lenny Henry royally lets rip...
13:56 2019-09-23

Elizabeth Warren is a policy fraud When Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks, liberals swoon over her supposed mastery of policy. She markets T-shirts emblazoned with her refrain that she “has a plan for that.” Even those political journalists who question her chances of capturi...
04:00 2019-08-01

Opinion: EU needs a clear refugee policy The number of refugees in Greece is rising again — and the living conditions are miserable. This shows the halfhearted nature of the EU's policy toward asylum-seekers, writes Jens Thurau....
14:00 2019-10-05

US policy toward Iran is all stick and no carrot The motorcycle zipped past our taxi as we headed to Tyre in southern Lebanon, veering off the road onto a dirt track leading up into the hills. The passenger on the back of the motorcycle had what appeared to be long tubes, concealed by cloth, strapp...
12:56 2019-06-15

Bad riders could be banned under new Uber policy Badly behaving Uber passengers can be banned from using the ride-sharing service if their rating score falls below a certain threshold, the company said in a policy update Wednesday....
06:56 2019-05-30

Trump Says Fed Policy Makers Have Become 'Very Destructive' President Trump said that the Federal Reserve has given China a competitive advantage over the U.S. with its monetary policy, adding that it’s clear some officials haven’t listened to his advice to cut interest rates....
12:28 2019-06-11

Here's why the bond market is really scared about Fed policy One area that has been raising alarm bells is the market's growing expectation that inflation will go lower and lower, and stay there for a long time....
18:14 2019-08-23

ECB's policy message well understood by market: Visco Investors have understood the European Central Bank's latest policy message "very well", ECB policymaker Ignazio Visco said on Sunday when asked about a rise in the euro despite the possibility of new monetary easing....
12:56 2019-06-09

Trump's 'spy' comments are not far off from real US whistleblower policy Trump is merely an egregious symptom of the underlying problem that’s plagued the US government for decadesIn the face of the most serious threat to his presidency yet, Donald Trump has now resorted to disparaging and even threatening the unnamed whi...
13:14 2019-09-28

YouTube says its policy on 'instructional' hacking videos isn't new This week Kody Kinzie, co-founder of the ethical hacker group Hacker Interchange, reported that its YouTube channel had received a strike for breaking one of its rules. Which rule? A ban against "Instructional hacking and phishing: Showing users how....
12:56 2019-07-06

USA Gymnastics updates Safe Sport Policy After being rocked by a sexual abuse scandal, USA Gymnastics on Wednesday released an updated Safe Sport Policy designed to provide clearer guidelines to protect those involved in the sport....
22:42 2019-06-19

Fed Rejects Call to Consider Politics in Policy Decisions A former Federal Reserve official took the unusual step of calling on the central bank to help prevent President Trump’s re-election by refraining from taking measures to stimulate the U.S. economy....
22:56 2019-08-27

10 policy principles needed for artificial intelligence Artificial intelligence is an area of innovation where regulation is necessary but can't be allowed to curtail innovation. Find out what the US Chamber believes needs to be done....
01:56 2019-09-24

Albertsons joins other retails with gun policy change Albertsons has joined a list of supermarkets and stores that have asked shoppers to not openly carry firearms including, Walmart, Kroger, CVS and Walgreens....
22:28 2019-09-08

Explainer: How does negative rate policy work? U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested that the U.S. Federal Reserve drive interest rates into negative territory. He says his motivation was to refinance the U.S. government's $22 trillion in outstanding debt and lengthen the amount of time over ...
17:56 2019-09-11

Europe's Recovery Hinges on Fiscal Policy Will Germany, the lynchpin of the eurozone economy, take the lead with fiscal stimulus by raising spending and cutting taxes to bolster Europe's recovery?...
22:14 2019-06-27

Tillerson says Kushner conducted foreign policy without him WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has told Congress that an awkward encounter with President Donald Trump’s son-in-law in a Washington restaurant was an example of diplomacy being conducted behind his back when he was in...
21:00 2019-06-27

China says Tiananmen crackdown was 'correct' policy Defence minister Wei Fenghe dismisses criticism that the incident was not handled properlyChina has defended the bloody Tiananmen crackdown on student protesters in a rare public acknowledgement of the event, days before its 30th anniversary, saying ...
16:14 2019-06-02

YouTube CEO Apologises for Overhauling Verification Policy Wojcicki posted on Twitter on late on Friday: "To our creators and users - I'm sorry for the frustration and hurt that we caused with our new approach to verification."...
23:42 2019-09-21

Don't let oil prices drive Iran policy, Mr. President Iran's escalation of hostility in the Gulf of Oman is a dangerous situation. Targeting civilian oil and chemical tankers, Iran is threatening free passage of a critical global trade route....
09:14 2019-06-15

Josep Borrell: The EU's next foreign policy chief Tapped to be EU foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell will have to navigate international turbulence and divisions within the 28-member bloc as he aims to make Europe more united and assertive on the international stage....
21:14 2019-10-06

Target implements policy that allows moms to breastfeed ‘wherever’ TODAY – Last week a Texas mom who was breastfeeding her 10-month-old son at a local pool was asked to cover up while she nursed. When she refused, police escorted her from the pool. Stories about moms being shamed or punished for breastfeeding ...
01:28 2019-06-20

Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen: Why we changed our gun policy Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen told The Enquirer Thursday he believes most gun owners will respect the retailer's request to not openly carry guns in stores.       ...
22:14 2019-09-05

Immigrants dropping Medicaid over misinformation about policy Immigrant advocates say a new policy has spread fear throughout the immigrant community, and many people are reacting by dropping from healthcare programs or taking their children off food assistance....
23:00 2019-09-24

Key Points To Know About RBI's February, April Policy Reviews Before the release of the RBI's June 6 statement, in which economists expect a reduction in repo rate, here's a recap of the last two bi-monthly reviews, in February and April this year....
14:56 2019-06-05

Fed makes small changes in bid to better control policy rate The Federal Reserve on Wednesday tweaked two key rates used to manage its main policy lever, but stopped short of additional bond purchases some investors anticipated....
23:42 2019-09-18

Will he? Won't he? How Trump's impulses are driving his Iran policy Everything Trump has done in relation to Iran, driven by his duelling impulses, has kept the US on a trajectory towards conflictOrdering airstrikes and then calling them off at the last minute is one way of working through the contradictions in your ...
20:14 2019-06-21

I bought a $500,000 life insurance policy at age 25 and I'd recommend every 20-something do the same Shutterstock Four years ago, I bought a $500,000 term life insurance policy. At the time, I was 25 years old. Becoming a new dad and recent homeowner were two events that influenced my decision to get life insurance at a young age. Buying life insur...
22:28 2019-08-18

Past Policy Transmissions Have Remained Incomplete: RBI RBI's MPC in the fourth policy review on Friday maintained the accommodative stance by reducing repo lending rate by 25 basis points to 5.15 percentage point from 5.40 per cent....
18:00 2019-10-05

Hurricane travel insurance: When should you buy it and what kind of policy do you need? Don't wait until a storm is on its way to buy insurance. And remember: the insurance company – not you – decides when the policy kicks in.       ...
01:56 2019-07-16

How does Labour plan to pay for its energy nationalisation policy? Taking back control from private shareholders will cost a Labour government billionsThe Labour Party has announced plans to take back control of Britain’s energy network from private shareholders, as part of a sweeping nationalisation policy. We look...
15:28 2019-05-21

Defense policy bill authorizes more F-35s for U.S. military The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday unveiled a draft $750 billion defense policy bill that would authorize more Lockheed Martin F-35 jets for the United States and effectively end Turkey's partnership in the program if Ankara pursues...
18:42 2019-05-23

Will the EU's carrot-and-stick policy for Pakistan work? The EU wants to promote trade, regional peace and democracy by tightening its strategic engagement with Pakistan. But does Brussels need to reset its priorities as Islamabad drifts toward authoritarianism?...
20:00 2019-07-15

Trump refuses to negotiate policy with Democrats President Donald Trump says he won't negotiate policy with congressional Democrats while they continue to investigate him. (May 21)        ...
23:42 2019-05-22

State Department’s Top Policy Planner Forced Out Kiron Skinner, the highest-ranking African-American woman in the department, oversaw a unit trying to develop a long-term strategy addressing China’s rise....
17:56 2019-08-02

EU’s Tusk queried in Poland over his past policy as premier WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Top European Union official Donald Tusk is being questioned by a panel in his native Poland that is investigating cases of large-scale tax evasion during the time when he was the country’s prime minister. Tusk’s ques...
15:00 2019-06-17

Is your insurance policy good enough? Here's a checklist to review Folks commonly see insurance as a once-and-done purchase. But you need to review your policies to make sure you have enough coverage.        ...
16:14 2019-06-02

Wall St. moves higher; Fed policy meeting eyed Wall Street's main indexes climbed higher on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq leading the pack, as investors awaited a crucial Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to lay the groundwork for an interest rate cut later this year....
19:00 2019-06-17

Wall St. holds on to gains; Fed policy meeting eyed Wall Street's main indexes rose on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq leading the pack, as investors awaited a key Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to lay the groundwork for an interest rate cut later this year....
19:28 2019-06-17

What To Expect From Shaktikanta Das-Led Monetary Policy Committee Today The Monetary Policy Committee, chaired by RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, will conclude its second bi-monthly review of the current financial year today. While many analysts expect the six-member panel......
05:14 2019-06-06

Oregon House approves progressive climate policy The Oregon House has approved an economywide cap-and trade-program. The program would put an overall limit on greenhouse gas emissions and auction off pollution “allowances” for each ton of carbon industries plan to emit. Only the state&#...
15:14 2019-06-18

One Child Nation: looking back at China's horrifying policy Director Nanfu Wang discusses her shocking, award-winning new documentary and the dangers she faced while making itAuthoritarian states have a quiet, insidious way of dressing up the immoral in the dowdy finery of the bureaucratically sanctioned. To ...
10:00 2019-08-13

Conservatives’ anti-harassment policy for candidates almost complete A party spokesman said the recommended code of conduct and harassment policy aimed specifically at candidates would be ready by the time the campaign gets officially underway....
08:42 2019-09-07

Confusion, fear reigns on Mexico border with new US policy Asylum-seekers gathered in Nuevo Laredo, across the border from Texas, grappled to understand what a new U.S. policy that all but eliminates refuge claims by Central Americans meant for their bids to find a better life in America...
11:42 2019-07-17

Rajasthan Government Releases Biofuel Policy 2019 The Rajasthan government on Friday released biofuel rules-2019 on the eve of the World Biofuel Day. Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot said Rajasthan is the first state in the country to bring the......
07:56 2019-08-11

Bolton was odd choice for Trump's foreign policy team John Bolton was always an odd fit to be U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser: a conservative hawk who advocated for regime change in North Korea and Iran, supported the Iraq war and favored a tough stance toward Russia....
01:42 2019-09-11

Zuckerberg says company ‘evaluating’ deepfake video policy SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is evaluating how it should handle “deepfake” videos created with artificial intelligence and high-tech tools to yield false but realistic clips. Zuckerberg said in an int...
19:00 2019-06-27

Tariff deal gives momentum to ‘Remain-in-Mexico’ policy SAN DIEGO (AP) — A centerpiece of the U.S.-Mexico deal on immigration calls for rapid expansion of a new policy that makes Central American asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration courts.  It’s too early to...
22:28 2019-06-11

Singapore Eases Monetary Policy For First Time In 3 Years Singapore's central bank eased monetary policy for the first time in three years on Monday, as widely expected, with the city-state's bellwether economy narrowly dodging recession....
09:42 2019-10-14

Facebook oversight board won’t have mandate to change policy Facebook Inc will allow a new outside oversight board to make final decisions on whether individual pieces of content can be displayed on the social media site, but the group won't be able to make policy changes, the company said on Tuesday....
00:56 2019-09-18

UK parliamentary committee questions StanChart's remuneration policy The head of the British parliament's Work and Pensions Committee has written to the chair of Standard Chartered Plc's remuneration committee questioning the bank's executive pension pay levels after more than a third of shareholders voted against it...
02:42 2019-07-22

Fed's Rosengren Sees No Reason to Change Rate Policy Right Now Federal Reserve Bank of Boston chief Eric Rosengren said he sees no reason to change central bank interest rate policy right now, adding that sustained tariffs could accelerate a return to the Fed’s 2% inflation target....
19:42 2019-05-21

Modi promotes neighborhood-first policy in Sri Lanka visit Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Sri Lanka for a brief visit as part of his first overseas tour since reelection that emphasizes India's "neighborhood-first policy."...
08:56 2019-06-09

Far-right MEPs could threaten EU climate policy, experts warn Fears that predicted influx of climate deniers would obstruct action on environmentAn influx of climate-denying far-right MEPs could pose a “toxic” threat to EU climate policy after the European elections, according to senior MEPs and academics.Popul...
17:42 2019-05-21

Trump to meet with U.S. senators Thursday over biofuels policy President Donald Trump will meet on Thursday with U.S. senators to discuss biofuels policy, Senator Bill Cassidy's office said, as Trump attempts to find a compromise between Big Oil and Big Corn on an issue that pits two constituencies that are impo...
18:14 2019-09-19

A Year Later, Twitter’s New Banned Speech Policy Adds Little to the Old One An effort to forbid “dehumanizing” tweets was scaled back after criticism and debate, and for now focuses only on those directed at religious groups....
18:00 2019-07-09

Modi promotes ‘neighborhood first’ policy in Sri Lanka visit Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid a visit to Sri Lanka as part of his first overseas tour since being reelected this spring, emphasizing India’s “neighborhood first” policy...
14:14 2019-06-09

China’s Evolving Toolkit to Manage Monetary Policy China’s monetary policy is in flux, as the central bank tries to weed out risky lending while ensuring money keeps flowing into the economy. To achieve those sometimes competing goals, the People’s Bank of China is engaging liquidity tools and pricin...
12:28 2019-06-07

Rex Tillerson Says Jared Kushner Conducted Foreign Policy Without Him (WASHINGTON) — Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson cited an awkward encounter with President Donald Trump’s son-in-law in a restaurant as an example of diplomacy being conducted behind his back when he was in the administration, accor...
08:28 2019-06-28

WFE Open Letter to Global Financial Policy Makers Following the General Assembly of the World Federation of Exchanges in Milan on 13 and 14 October, the WFE wrote an open letter to global financial policy makers about the role exchanges can play in the current economic situation. ......
19:42 2019-05-22

Facebook's new misinformation policy doesn’t include political ads Facebook has updated its policies to make it even easier for politicians to post misleading ads. In a change first spotted by Popular Information, the company has narrowed down what it defines as "misinformation." Prior to this week, Facebook's ...
21:14 2019-10-03

Trump says he won’t negotiate with Dems on policy while their inquiries continue: ‘you can’t do it’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says he won’t negotiate with Dems on policy while their inquiries continue: ‘you can’t do it’ . The post Trump says he won’t negotiate with Dems on policy while their inquiries continue: ‘yo...
19:28 2019-05-22

UPDATE 1-Defense policy bill authorizes more F-35s for U.S. military The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday unveiled a draft $750 billion defense policy bill that would authorize more Lockheed Martin F-35 jets for the United States and effectively end Turkey's partnership in the program if Ankara pursues...
20:56 2019-05-23

Fed Officials Viewed July Rate Cut as 'Recalibration' of Policy Federal Reserve officials saw their move to cut interest rates last month as a “recalibration” rather than the start of a more aggressive easing cycle and were reluctant at their latest policy meeting to say how future moves would unfold....
23:42 2019-08-21

UPA 2's Policy Differences Led To Chandrayaan-2 Delay: Ex-ISRO Chief Chandrayaan-1 was launched 10 years back and a follow-up mission Chandrayaan-2 was originally planned to be launched in 2012, former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair said....
11:00 2019-06-14

Zuckerberg says developing deepfake video policy is ‘really important’ Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is evaluating how it should handle “deepfake” videos created with artificial intelligence and high-tech tools to yield false but realistic clips....
22:42 2019-06-27

U.S. Fed policy-makers debate merit of a repo facility Federal Reserve officials argued the pros and cons of a possible policy tool that allows banks to borrow from the U.S. central bank using Treasuries and other securities as collateral, minutes of the Fed's June policy meeting released on Wednesday sh...
01:42 2019-07-11

Honesty is majority policy in lost wallet experiment Public more likely to return wallet containing larger sum of money, global study findsHere’s a moral dilemma: if you find a wallet stuffed with bank notes, do you pocket the cash or track down the owner to return it? We can each speak for ourselves, ...
23:56 2019-06-20

US abortion policy is 'extremist hate' and 'torture', says UN commissioner Trump administration’s ban on terminations is a crisis directed at women, warns Kate GilmoreThe US policy on abortion is a form of extremist hate that amounts to the torture of women, the UN deputy high commissioner for human rights told the Guardian...
13:14 2019-06-04

Indy backup receives 4-game ban for violation of NFL policy Indianapolis Colts offensive tackle Antonio Garcia will miss the first four games of this season after being suspended for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances       ...
00:42 2019-06-11

Oregon poised to pass progressive climate policy SALEM, Ore. — Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program, a market-based approach to lowering the greenhouse gas emissions behind global warming. Supporters call it the United States’ mos...
00:14 2019-06-18

Former British ambassadors to EU condemn UK 'empty-chair' policy Officials will skip most EU meetings in what former ambassadors call ‘petulant and futile’ gestureThree former British ambassadors to the EU have condemned the government’s decision to withdraw from most Brussels meetings as a “petulant and futile ge...
18:14 2019-08-30

Volker Gives New Details on Giuliani’s Role in Ukraine Policy During private testimony, Kurt D. Volker, the special envoy, said Rudolph W. Giuliani rejected a generic anticorruption statement Ukraine planned to release....
22:28 2019-10-04

Warren's new U.S. immigration policy would end border crossing as a crime Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Thursday announced a broad immigration policy that would decriminalize undocumented border crossing and end the use of privately run detention centers if she is elected president....
19:00 2019-07-11

Bolton Ouster Underscores a G.O.P. Divided on Foreign Policy A jarring stretch of presidential announcements has laid bare the divide among Republicans on foreign policy, pitting hawkish conservatives against an anti-interventionist flank....
21:56 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson could shift UK policy on Huawei after US warnings British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s national security team is reviewing the United Kingdom’s posture toward Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications giant that U.S. officials regard as a platform for spy agencies....
05:14 2019-08-13

Association of tech professionals reverses policy on Huawei BEIJING (AP) — The world’s largest association of technology professionals has reversed a decision that would have excluded employees of Chinese tech giant Huawei and its affiliates from some editorial and peer review activities. The announceme...
08:42 2019-06-03

Trump's public attacks have 'no effect' on Fed policy, Rosengren says Trump's constant berating of the Fed and its actions does not influence the central bank's decisions, Boston Fed's Eric Rosengren says....
01:42 2019-07-20

Artist protests AfD arms policy with tank and wolves A German artist has installed a tank and four bronze wolf statues in a Berlin street to protest the arms policy of far-right party Alternative for Germany. The party has previously argued for German rearmament....
00:00 2019-09-28

Kay Ann Johnson, 73, Who Studied China’s One-Child Policy, Dies After adopting an abandoned infant from an orphanage in China, she began researching the lives of birth parents who had been forced to give up their children....
00:00 2019-08-30

A cheater’s guide to James Comey’s FBI policy breaches The Department of Justice Inspector General’s damning report rebukes former FBI Director James Comey for several instances where he ran afoul of Bureau policy, most of them related to his retention and release of several confidential memos deta...
01:42 2019-08-30

AFN chief says Canadians are divided on pipelines, energy policy Assembly of First Nations Chief Perry Bellegarde ended his two year boycott of the annual premiers meeting, but says he will keep pushing for a regular Indigenous voice at the table....
15:14 2019-07-10

European trade policy seen going greener after EU parliament vote The rise of the Greens, the "Greta effect" of a young Swedish climate activist and the entry of French President Emmanuel Macron's party into the European Parliament are likely to result in a more defensive and climate-oriented EU trade policy....
20:42 2019-05-27

Trump arrives in Japan with his Asia policy in tatters Shinzo Abe's long game is paying off. Only a year ago, the Japanese Prime Minister was looking like the odd one out as US President Donald Trump cozied up to China's Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
05:14 2019-05-24

Twitter's new policy is aimed squarely at Donald Trump Many Twitter users have been complaining about several tweets disseminated by President Donald Trump. These Twitter members say that if they sent out tweets with the same insults and language used by the president, they would have had their account s...
01:56 2019-06-28

Asylum seekers anxiously cross into U.S. as new policy kicks in As a new Trump administration policy aimed at making almost all migrants ineligible for asylum at the U.S. southern border spread fear this week, those at the front of the line in Mexican border cities found the gates to the United States were still ...
04:56 2019-07-18

Airbnb is the latest company to set a strict dating policy If you work at Airbnb and want to date a co-worker, you get just one shot to ask them out. “You can only ask another employee on a date once and it can’t be someone in your chain of management, so not your boss or someone on your team,” an Airbnb emp...
00:00 2019-07-02

Progressive climate policy poised to pass in Oregon SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program, a market-based approach to lowering the greenhouse gas emissions behind global warming. Supporters call it the United States...
08:00 2019-06-17

Nehru's "Forward Policy" On China "Became Backward", Says Ladakh BJP MP BJP MP from Ladakh Jamyang Tsering Namgyal said the region did not get importance in defence policies when the Congress was in the centre, and that was why "China captured its area up to the Demchok......
09:42 2019-08-18

UK's Labour starts to reverse Blair's changes to nationalization policy Britain's opposition Labour Party has started a process that could reverse former leader Tony Blair's move away from a commitment for common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange, The Times reported....
08:28 2019-09-19

Global Stocks Edge Up Amid Questions on Fed Policy Stocks mostly rose as investors weighed the chances of a U.S. interest-rate cut after data showed the nation’s inflation was weaker than expected. Crude oil prices jumped after a suspected attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman....
12:00 2019-06-13

Opinion: The world has reached a crossroads in trade policy It's not too late for US trading partners to decide which path to take: one based on retaliation leading to trade destruction, or a path where tariffs are reduced. The window to decide is closing, says Dennis Snower....
18:42 2019-08-16

Myanmar: UN threatens to withdraw aid over 'policy of apartheid' against Rohingya Exclusive: Body says it will withhold support ‘beyond life-saving assistance’ in internally displaced persons camps deemed “closed” by the Myanmar governmentThe United Nations in Myanmar has warned it will withdraw support in Rakhine state to avoid c...
10:42 2019-06-17

Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes Six-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed its sponsorship contracts....
01:42 2019-08-18

These 9 cities will be hit hardest by Trump’s new immigration policy The Trump administration issued a new rule that allows the U.S. to reject visa and green-card applications on the basis of the applicant’s income.       ...
16:14 2019-08-14

Huawei warns US hurting itself with tough tech policy ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — A senior executive for Chinese technology giant Huawei says he is hoping the company’s animosity with the United States will be resolved and warned that the U.S. will be shooting itself in the foot if it were to sh...
14:56 2019-06-06

Government To Push Scrappage Policy As Soon As Possible: Nitin Gadkari The Minister of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) Nitin Gadkari says that a scrappage policy will be announced soon. Gadkari was speaking at the 59th Annual Society for Indian Automobile......
13:28 2019-09-05

Under Fire For Its Treatment Of Pregnant Athletes, Nike Changes Policy Having faced increased scrutiny regarding its treatment of pregnant athletes, Nike is changing its policy to guarantee a pregnant athlete's pay and bonuses cannot be cut over the 18-month period......
11:28 2019-08-17

"I Look Orange, It's The Lightbulb": Trump's Dig At Energy-Saving Policy While the Democratic presidential debate was underway on Thursday, President Donald Trump was behind a pulpit of his own, addressing House Republicans at a policy retreat in Baltimore. In between......
08:56 2019-09-14

Iran's Tanker Seizure Presents U.K. With Policy Dilemma Britain’s decision to seize an Iranian tanker off the coast of its overseas territory of Gibraltar earlier this month is fast snowballing, dragging the country deeper into an escalating crisis between Iran and the West....
00:28 2019-07-21

YouTube Combats Copyright Trolls With Content ID Policy Changes YouTube’s copyright protection system is kind of a mess. YouTube places much of the burden on content creators to dispute copyright claims, while rights holders can slap strikes or even seize revenue generated by videos after filing a claim, often be...
01:28 2019-08-17

Fed makes small changes to control policy rate, hints at more to come The Federal Reserve on Wednesday made only minor changes to help it better manage its benchmark interest rate after the U.S. central bank briefly lost control of it earlier in the week....
03:00 2019-09-19

Fed divided on policy, discount rate votes show U.S. central bankers may have been more deeply divided than previously understood over the decision last month to cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade, records from meetings held across the Fed's 12 regional Fed banks suggest....
00:28 2019-08-28

New Industrial Policy To Be Announced Soon: President Ram Nath Kovind The government will soon announce a new industrial policy aimed at promoting growth of industries and creation of jobs, President Ram Nath Kovind said Thursday....
11:28 2019-06-20

Coulthard: "I broke the policy" in DJR Penske Supercars clash Fabian Coulthard has admitted he was at fault for the collision with Supercars championship leading DJR Team Penske team-mate Scott McLaughlin on lap one of the Winton opener...
13:14 2019-05-25

"Don't Have No First-Use Nuke Policy": Pak Military Overrules Imran Khan Days after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said his country will not use nuclear weapons first, his country's military today stated that it does not follow the "no first use" policy on nuclear......
22:14 2019-09-04

Monetary policy: Argentina takes its bitter medicine Another financial crisis has rocked the country. As it slips into what could be a deep recession, time is running out to achieve the recovery that could create the conditions for a pro-market candidate to win next year’s presidential elections....
21:14 2019-05-21

Trump burnishes foreign policy at election rally Kicking off his 2020 presidential re-election campaign, President Donald Trump ran through a litany of foreign policy achievements from his first two years in office. (June 19)        ...
13:42 2019-06-19

Trump’s Policy Could Alter the Face of the American Immigrant The Trump administration’s new means-testing rule is an attempt to change the profile of the American immigrant. No more is the U.S. a place that welcomes the poor....
08:14 2019-08-15

Trump Administration Ramps up Deportations to Cuba Under New Policy (MIAMI) — After seeking asylum in the United States at the Mexican border, Pablo Sanchez was placed in a detention center and is now facing what has become an increasingly common scenario under President Donald Trump: deportation to Cuba. Since...
14:42 2019-10-11

Dan Le Batard rips ESPN’s no-politics policy but stays on the air ESPN spent Friday telling employees that its no-politics policy is still in place even after Dan Le Batard violated it and remained on the air without any known discipline. ESPN officials were spreading the word through the media Friday that nothing ...
20:28 2019-07-19

UK’s Labour shifts policy, now backs new Brexit referendum In a significant shift, Britain’s main opposition Labour Party says Britain’s next prime minister should hold a referendum on whether to leave the European Union or remain in the bloc...
14:28 2019-07-09