Happy Trails friends from around the region gathered in suburban Maryland on Feb. 6 for our annual celebration of our membersâ€™ exploits on the trail and in support of the VHTRC. Read on for party highlights and to find out who won awards this time around.
Host Gary Knipling has pulled together all his notes, and deciphered all the penciled-in split and finishing times, from the 20th annual Redeye 50k (and other distances), run on New Year's Day in Prince William Forest Park.
ISIS has the capability to stage a Paris-style attack in the U.S. using local cells to strike in multiple locations and inflict dozens of casualties, according to the Obama administration's top U.S. intelligence official.
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is emerging as an early favorite to be Hillary Clinton's running mate among major Democratic donors, operatives and congressional Democrats, who argue the Spanish-speaking former governor could be a steady hand in a difficult election environment.
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday attacked Donald Trump's rise to become the presumptive Republican nominee, tweeting that the real estate mogul 'built his campaign on racism, sexism and xenophobia.'
More than 1.3 million people serve in the five branches of the U.S. armed forces. Add in civilian employees from the U.S. Department of Defense, and you get the world's largest employer: 3.2 million employees, according to the World Economic Forum. Take a look at some of the things the military been doing in the past month.
Hidden deep within the black innards of a South African cave lay human evolution's equivalent of Tutankhamun's tomb. Here lay a treasure trove of 15 skeletons -- eight children, five adults and two adolescents -- all members of a previously unknown species of human ancestor.
What is it about air travel that brings out the worst in us? We squabble for space in the overhead compartment and on the armrest. Some passengers have even been caught kicking each other and screaming at the flight crew, as YouTube videos bear witness.