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Florists Kim Brannan and Jenny Thomasson outside the White House. (Kim Brannan)

Florissant Florists Decorate White House for Christmas

A mother-daughter duo of St. Louis area florists can say they’ve done something few others have.

12/08/2014

President Barack Obama meets with a group of newly elected governors in the Oval Office at the White House December 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama met with Gov. Bill Walker (I-AK), Governor-elect Bruce Rauner (R-IL), ÊGovernor-elect Larry Hogan (R-MD), ÊGovernor-elect Charlie Baker (R-MA) Governor-elect Tom Wolf (D-PA), Gov. Gina Raimondo (D-RI) and Governor-elect Greg Abbott (R-TX).

Bruce Rauner Meets With President Obama

Illinois Republican among newly-elected state governors invited to White House for chat

12/05/2014

President Barack Obama speaks to members of the news media before a meeting with members of his cabinet at the White House November 7, 2014 in Washington, DC.   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Wants More Police Wearing Body Cameras

Obama is proposing a three-year, $263 million spending package to increase use of body-worn cameras, expand training for law enforcement and add more resources for police department reform.

12/01/2014

TMH Exhibitiors Tyshaun Randolph and Rachel Banks doing a condition report on a uniform on loan to the Museum for "Between Two Worlds: Veterans Journey Home." Photo courtesy of the Missouri History Museum.

Missouri History Museum Celebrates National Youth Program Award

Representatives from the Missouri History Museum will share the stage with First Lady Michelle Obama this afternoon as they accept the 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award on behalf of the Museum’s Teens Make History program.

11/10/2014

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest speaks to the media during his daily briefing in the Brady Briefing Room, October 27, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

White House Weighs-In On Ferguson Airspace Ban

The White House said Monday a no-fly zone the U.S. government imposed over Ferguson, Missouri, for nearly two weeks in August should not have restricted helicopters for news organizations that wanted to operate in the area to cover violent protests there.

11/03/2014

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Slay to Discuss Ferguson Lessons Learned with Country’s Mayors

Lessons learned from Ferguson, Missouri, will be among topics discussed as mayors from around the country meet today in Little Rock, Arkansas, along with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.

10/08/2014

Members of the Ferguson Police department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.  Michael Brown, an 18-year-old unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9. His death caused several days of violent protests along with rioting and looting in Ferguson. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

White House Backs Use of Body Cameras by Police

The White House weighed in on a national debate sparked by the shooting of Michael Brown last month in Ferguson.

09/16/2014

U.S. Attorney Richard Callahan (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Protestors Visit U.S. Attorney Richard Callahan with Demands

After a day of silence, protestors raised their voices again Tuesday, but not in Ferguson, Mo. Protestors with Hands Up United brought their demands to U.S. Attorney Richard Callahan in the Eagleton Federal Courthouse in downtown St. Louis.

08/26/2014

People stand next to a memorial setup near the spot in the street where Michael Brown's body lay after he was shot by a police officer on Aug. 24, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Obama Sending White House Aides To Attend Michael Brown’s Funeral

President Barack Obama is sending three White House aides to the funeral of Michael Brown, the young black man whose fatal shooting by a white police officer sparked days of racial unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

08/25/2014

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Your City Guide to Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.

08/19/2014

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