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US East Coast blizzard, January 2016

US Federal offices in Washington, DC, region to close Monday due to winter storm, Office of Personnel Management says

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Giant panda cub born at National Zoo, August 2013

More: National Zoo says 2nd, stillborn baby panda cub was also a girl, and also Tian Tian's; cubs were fraternal twins - @NationalZoo

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Giant panda cub born at National Zoo, August 2013

Zoo geneticists confirm National Zoo panda cub is a girl; father is Tian Tian - @NationalZoo

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Alleged chemical attack in Syria, Aug. 21, 2013

Report: President Obama will not be announcing airstrikes; Rose Garden talk is to explain path forward - @mitchellreports, @AFP

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Alleged chemical attack in Syria, Aug. 21, 2013

President Obama will deliver a statement on Syria at 1:15 p.m. ET in the Rose Garden - @PressSec

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Islamist unrest in Egypt 2013-2015

New Cairo and Tahrir Square campuses of American University in Cairo will be closed Thursday due to unrest - @AUC

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Secretary of State Kerry comments on end of 1st round of Mideast peace talks: 'We had a very positive meeting with the President and VP at White House' - Live video

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Report: President Obama to meet with Israeli, Palestinian negotiating teams at White House - @haaretzcom, @AP

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Trayvon Martin shooting, Feb. 26, 2012

Live video: Al Sharpton delivers remarks on Zimmerman verdict outside Justice Department in Washington - @NBCNews

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Washington, DC

Bachmann staffer is arrested for stealing from Rayburn House Office Building - @nbcwashington

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Howard University, Washington, DC

Howard University student shot dead in the District Shaw neighborhood of Washington DC, police say - @WashingtonPost

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Islamist unrest in Egypt 2013-2015

Obama met today with national security team to discuss the situation in Egypt - White House statement via @PeterAlexander

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Report US bugged EU offices, networks

NSA reportedly bugged European Union offices in Washington, DC, the UN, and abroad - @verge

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Jesse Jackson Jr. federal charges

Prosecutors ask judge to order ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. to forfeit homes in Chicago, Washington - @cbschicago

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National Zoological Park, Washington, DC, US

Rusty the red panda has been recovered, crated and headed back to the National Zoo - @NationalZoo

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Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, US

Photo: Zoo officials say the red panda spotted, but not caught. An Adams Morgan neighbor posted this - @PeterAlexander

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Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, US

Rusty, the missing panda, has been found near the National Zoo in Washington's Adams Morgan neighborhood - @PeterAlexander

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National Zoological Park, Washington, DC, US

Photo: Washington's @NationalZoo reports that a red panda has gone missing - @NationalZoo

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Syrian civil war

White House: US is deeply concerned about continued fighting in Qusair, Syria, condemns indiscriminate killing - @Reuters

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Turkey anti-government protests 2013

White House following events in Turkey closely and with concern - @Reuters

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