Women and their newborns in Slovakia are often unjustifiably detained in hospitals across the European Union country, breaking its own laws and leaving Roma women vulnerable to racist abuse and physical violence, an investigation finds. See photos.
Washington-area households are among the highest in the nation, but consumers in the D.C.-region rank low for paying bills on time.
Late fees on credit card accounts are approaching nearly $40, yet 42 percent of consumers surveyed by CreditCards.com say they’ve paid their bill late at least once in the last year. And it’s most often not because they didn’t have the money to make the payment in their checking account.
The most common expenses that parents are helping with are cellphone bills, car repairs and gas, rent, and utilities, according to the CreditCards.com survey.
Here are easy steps to organize your bills, pay them on time and stay in control of your finances.
About 280 people signed up to speak in front of the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, the large majority to testify about a handful of bills related to police behavior, rights and responsibilities.
With three weeks to go the NFC East is very much up for grabs, but the Redskins can maintain control of their destiny with a win over Buffalo in their final home game Sunday.
After 11 days of Training Camp, it\’s finally
almost time to play
some football. Tuesday was the Redskins final
practice before the preseason opener
A series of bills in Virginia\’s General Assembly would stiffen the penalties for human trafficking and better educate people who work with children to spot potential victims.
Fairfax Water says it has the lowest rates in the region, but tens of thousands of people who live near the cities of Falls Church or Fairfax, or the Town of Vienna, get their water from those smaller, local utilities, and pay a higher rate.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.