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  • The Fitz File: April 16, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 16, 2014

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:40 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:40:02 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year. GANSLER: ELIMINATE PROSECUTORS - Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler is proposing to eliminate the state
    Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year. GANSLER ELIMINATE PROSECUTORS - Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler is proposing to eliminate the state prosecutor's office, the independent agency that secured a string of high-profile political convictions. Gansler is running for governor says it's "a holdover from the Watergate era" that o
  • The Fitz File: April 14, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 14, 2014

    Monday, April 14 2014 9:22 AM EDT2014-04-14 13:22:10 GMT
    Today is Monday, April 14, the 104th day of 2014. There are 261 days left in the year. The Jewish holiday Passover begins at sunset. NSA HEARTBLEED? More accusations being are thrown at the National Security
    Today is Monday, April 14, the 104th day of 2014. There are 261 days left in the year. The Jewish holiday Passover begins at sunset. NSA HEARTBLEED? More accusations being are thrown at the National Security Agency in Ft Meade, Maryland. Did the NSA know about the Heartbleed internet security bug for 2 years not say anything because it's been using it to gain access to computers? A new repo
  • The Fitz File: April 8, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 8, 2014

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-04-08 14:25:53 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, April 8, the 98th day of 2014. There are 267 days left in the year. HOLDER MARIJUANA DECRIMINALIZATION - 10:00 a.m. Is U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder about to make an announcement
    Today is Tuesday, April 8, the 98th day of 2014. There are 267 days left in the year. HOLDER MARIJUANA DECRIMINALIZATION - 1000 a.m. Is U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder about to make an announcement on Justice Department policy regarding marijuana decriminalization and legalization? Just yesterday Maryland lawmakers voted to make pot possession a civil crime. Today Holder will testify bef
  • The Fitz File: April 7, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 7, 2014

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:39 AM EDT2014-04-07 12:39:56 GMT
    Today is Monday, April 7, the 97th day of 2014. There are 268 days left in the year. MARYLAND MARIJUANA - Today's the last day of the Maryland General Assembly and are expected to decriminalize marijuana
    Today is Monday, April 7, the 97th day of 2014. There are 268 days left in the year. MARYLAND MARIJUANA - Today's the last day of the Maryland General Assembly and are expected to decriminalize marijuana today as the session comes to a close at midnight. The bill moved forward in the Senate and it's House passage is likely after compromises last week. The law will change possession of sma
  • The Fitz File: April 4, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 4, 2014

    Friday, April 4 2014 8:53 AM EDT2014-04-04 12:53:19 GMT
    Today is Friday, April 4, the 94th day of 2014. There are 271 days left in the year. MARYLAND TUNISA KIDNAPPING - 2:10 p.m. When President Obama meets Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa at the White
    Today is Friday, April 4, the 94th day of 2014. There are 271 days left in the year. MARYLAND TUNISA KIDNAPPING - 210 p.m. When President Obama meets Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa at the White Housetoday, A Maryland mother is hoping Obama will raise the subject if her two Prince George's County children who are caught in an international legal fight since they were taken there by the
  • The Fitz File: April 3, 2013

    The Fitz File: April 3, 2013

    Thursday, April 3 2014 9:08 AM EDT2014-04-03 13:08:55 GMT
    Today is Thursday, April 3, the 93rd day of 2014. There are 272 days left in the year. MILITARY REPORT ATTACK WARNING - The latest Fort Hood Shooting comes just 2 weeks after a Pentagon report on the
    Today is Thursday, April 3, the 93rd day of 2014. There are 272 days left in the year. MILITARY REPORT ATTACK WARNING - The latest Fort Hood Shooting comes just 2 weeks after a Pentagon report on the Washington Navy Yard shooting, warned the military had to tighten base security nationwide. The scathing report said military officials had done little to prepare for an "insider-attack" scenar
  • The Fitz File: April 2, 2014

    The Fitz File: April 2, 2014

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 12:23 PM EDT2014-04-02 16:23:04 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, April 2, the 92nd day of 2014. There are 273 days left in the year. SPY RELEASE? - Is the Obama administration inching closer to granting notorious convicted spy Jonathan Pollard an
    Today is Wednesday, April 2, the 92nd day of 2014. There are 273 days left in the year. SPY RELEASE? - Is the Obama administration inching closer to granting notorious convicted spy Jonathan Pollard an early release to kick start Mideast peace talks? Pollard, a former U.S. Navy analyst in Suitland, Maryland is serving a life sentence after being convicted 30 years ago for selling classifie
  • The Fitz File: Wednesday, March 26

    The Fitz File: Wednesday, March 26

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 7:29 AM EDT2014-03-26 11:29:03 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, March 26, the 85th day of 2014. There are 280 days left in the year. SECRET SERVICE SENT HOME - Once again the US Secret Service is being accused so some "Hangover" like behavior. 3 agents have been sent home from President Obama's European trip, accused of excessive drinking. The incident happened in Amsterdam. One of the agents was found drunk and passed out in a hotel hallway. Julia Pierson,the Secret Service's new director promised To enforce new rules ­adopted after ...
    Today is Wednesday, March 26, the 85th day of 2014. There are 280 days left in the year. SECRET SERVICE SENT HOME - Once again the US Secret Service is being accused so some "Hangover" like behavior. 3 agents have been sent home from President Obama's European trip, accused of excessive drinking. The incident happened in Amsterdam. One of the agents was found drunk and passed out in a hotel hallway. Julia Pierson,the Secret Service's new director promised To enforce new rules ­adopted after ...
  • Fitz File: Friday, March 21

    Fitz File: Friday, March 21

    Friday, March 21 2014 9:47 AM EDT2014-03-21 13:47:16 GMT
    Today is Friday, March 21, the 80th day of 2014. There are 285 days left in the year.
    Today is Friday, March 21, the 80th day of 2014. There are 285 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Friday, March 14

    Fitz File: Friday, March 14

    Friday, March 14 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-03-14 13:11:13 GMT
    Today is Friday, March 14, the 73rd day of 2014. There are 292 days left in the year. DEPORTATION ORDERS - Is the White House about to pull the plug on Americas deportation program for illegal immigrants? Late last night the administration announced it is directing Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, to review the United States deporting of illegal immigrants with a goal of finding different ways of enforcing immigration laws. Since President Obama had already said he wanted to wait for ...
    Today is Friday, March 14, the 73rd day of 2014. There are 292 days left in the year. DEPORTATION ORDERS - Is the White House about to pull the plug on Americas deportation program for illegal immigrants? Late last night the administration announced it is directing Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, to review the United States deporting of illegal immigrants with a goal of finding different ways of enforcing immigration laws. Since President Obama had already said he wanted to wait for ...
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, March 12

    Fitz File: Wednesday, March 12

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-03-12 14:06:41 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, March 12, the 71st day of 2014. There are 294 days left in the year. CIA SENATE SPYING - Did the CIA spy on the US Senate? Sen. Dianne Feinstein chair of the Intelligence Committee says CIA may have committed a crime by improperly searching a computer network established for Congress as part of its investigation into allegations of CIA abuse in a Bush-era detention and interrogation program. The matter has been referred to the Justice Department by the CIA inspector genera...
    Today is Wednesday, March 12, the 71st day of 2014. There are 294 days left in the year. CIA SENATE SPYING - Did the CIA spy on the US Senate? Sen. Dianne Feinstein chair of the Intelligence Committee says CIA may have committed a crime by improperly searching a computer network established for Congress as part of its investigation into allegations of CIA abuse in a Bush-era detention and interrogation program. The matter has been referred to the Justice Department by the CIA inspector genera...
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, March 11

    Fitz File: Tuesday, March 11

    Tuesday, March 11 2014 9:01 AM EDT2014-03-11 13:01:56 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, March 11, the 70th day of 2014. There are 295 days left in the year. MARYLAND HEALTHCARE INVESTIGATION - Maryland's flawed Healthcare website is now the subject of a federal investigation. A federal inspector general from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will focus on what went wrong with Maryland's health insurance exchange. It's the first federal investigation into how millions of dollars in federal money was spent by the state, according to Rep. Andy Harr...
    Today is Tuesday, March 11, the 70th day of 2014. There are 295 days left in the year. MARYLAND HEALTHCARE INVESTIGATION - Maryland's flawed Healthcare website is now the subject of a federal investigation. A federal inspector general from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will focus on what went wrong with Maryland's health insurance exchange. It's the first federal investigation into how millions of dollars in federal money was spent by the state, according to Rep. Andy Harr...
  • Fitz File: Friday, March 7

    Fitz File: Friday, March 7

    Friday, March 7 2014 10:42 AM EST2014-03-07 15:42:02 GMT
    Today is Friday, March 7, the 66th day of 2014. There are 299 days left in the year. MILITARY SEX ASSAULT REFORM - The effort to remake how the military prosecutes sexual assaults Is facing a major setback. The Senate has voted 55-45 to leave the authority to prosecute rapes and other serious crimes with military commanders. Supporters of the Chang wanted civilian oversight because of what they saw as a conflict of interest: victims have to report assaults to their commanders, even though th...
    Today is Friday, March 7, the 66th day of 2014. There are 299 days left in the year. MILITARY SEX ASSAULT REFORM - The effort to remake how the military prosecutes sexual assaults Is facing a major setback. The Senate has voted 55-45 to leave the authority to prosecute rapes and other serious crimes with military commanders. Supporters of the Chang wanted civilian oversight because of what they saw as a conflict of interest: victims have to report assaults to their commanders, even though th...
  • Fitz File: Thursday, March 6, 2014

    Fitz File: Thursday, March 6, 2014

    Thursday, March 6 2014 8:06 AM EST2014-03-06 13:06:12 GMT
    Today is Thursday, March 6, the 65th day of 2014. There are 300 days left in the year.
    Today is Thursday, March 6, the 65th day of 2014. There are 300 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, March 5, 2014

    Fitz File: Wednesday, March 5, 2014

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 7:57 AM EST2014-03-05 12:57:29 GMT
    Today is Ash Wednesday, March 5, the 64th day of 2014. There are 301 days left in the year. NEW OBAMACARE DELAY - If you like your sub-standard insurance, you can keep it? That's possible the result of a new delay set to be announced by the White House on the Affordable Care Act. Last fall the Administration allowed people with "sub-standard" policies to hold onto them because of the troubles rolling out Obamacare. But the one-year delay meant insurers must send out cancellation notices 90 da...
    Today is Ash Wednesday, March 5, the 64th day of 2014. There are 301 days left in the year. NEW OBAMACARE DELAY - If you like your sub-standard insurance, you can keep it? That's possible the result of a new delay set to be announced by the White House on the Affordable Care Act. Last fall the Administration allowed people with "sub-standard" policies to hold onto them because of the troubles rolling out Obamacare. But the one-year delay meant insurers must send out cancellation notices 90 da...
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

    Fitz File: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

    Tuesday, March 4 2014 10:03 AM EST2014-03-04 15:03:48 GMT
    Today is Tuesday March 4th, the 63rd day of 2014. There are 302 days left in the year. OBAMA NEW BUDGET - Remember "allowance day" when you were a kid? it's kinda like that for Federal Agencies today. President Obama is set reveal how he wants money spent in the 2015 budget. Tuesday's the official release of The White Houses blueprint for fiscal roadmap 2015. Under last years budget deal Congress agreed to $1.014 trillion in spending for fiscal year 2015 on discretionary programs, which acc...
    Today is Tuesday March 4th, the 63rd day of 2014. There are 302 days left in the year. OBAMA NEW BUDGET - Remember "allowance day" when you were a kid? it's kinda like that for Federal Agencies today. President Obama is set reveal how he wants money spent in the 2015 budget. Tuesday's the official release of The White Houses blueprint for fiscal roadmap 2015. Under last years budget deal Congress agreed to $1.014 trillion in spending for fiscal year 2015 on discretionary programs, which acc...
  • Fitz File: Friday, February 28

    Fitz File: Friday, February 28

    Friday, February 28 2014 9:50 AM EST2014-02-28 14:50:17 GMT
    Today is Friday, Feb. 28, the 59th day of 2014. There are 306 days left in the year. SECRET SUPREME COURT VIDEO - This might be a big first. The US Supreme Court is a "Throwback Thursday" every day of the year . There are no video cameras, no recorders allowed and no documentation of arguments besides reports notes and sketch artist working with chalk. But now a protest group may have done something that's never been done before : actually videotape the Justices during an actual argument. Th...
    Today is Friday, Feb. 28, the 59th day of 2014. There are 306 days left in the year. SECRET SUPREME COURT VIDEO - This might be a big first. The US Supreme Court is a "Throwback Thursday" every day of the year . There are no video cameras, no recorders allowed and no documentation of arguments besides reports notes and sketch artist working with chalk. But now a protest group may have done something that's never been done before : actually videotape the Justices during an actual argument. Th...
  • Fitz File: Thursday, Feb. 27

    Fitz File: Thursday, Feb. 27

    Thursday, February 27 2014 9:10 AM EST2014-02-27 14:10:09 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 27, the 58th day of 2014. There are 307 days left in the year. MILITARY ASSAULT CRACKDOWN - In response to pressure to step up its response to military assaults in the ranks the US armed forced have released new numbers on how many personnel in sensitive jobs like coil sled and recruiters have been removed. The Army removed 588 people after finding they had committed acts such as sexual assault, child abuse and drunken driving. The Navy looked at 11,000 and found 5 u...
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 27, the 58th day of 2014. There are 307 days left in the year. MILITARY ASSAULT CRACKDOWN - In response to pressure to step up its response to military assaults in the ranks the US armed forced have released new numbers on how many personnel in sensitive jobs like coil sled and recruiters have been removed. The Army removed 588 people after finding they had committed acts such as sexual assault, child abuse and drunken driving. The Navy looked at 11,000 and found 5 u...
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, Feb. 26

    Fitz File: Wednesday, Feb. 26

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 8:06 AM EST2014-02-26 13:06:16 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, Feb. 26, the 57th day of 2014. There are 308 days left in the year. US AFGHANISTAN WITHDRAWAL - The White House's 2014 Afghanistan troop drawdown is quickly turning into a complete withdrawal. After an tense phone call Tuesday, President Obama is now ordering the Pentagon to speed up plans for a full U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of the year. Obama spoke with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, the first direct conversation between the two estranged leader...
    Today is Wednesday, Feb. 26, the 57th day of 2014. There are 308 days left in the year. US AFGHANISTAN WITHDRAWAL - The White House's 2014 Afghanistan troop drawdown is quickly turning into a complete withdrawal. After an tense phone call Tuesday, President Obama is now ordering the Pentagon to speed up plans for a full U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of the year. Obama spoke with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, the first direct conversation between the two estranged leader...
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, Feb. 25

    Fitz File: Tuesday, Feb. 25

    Tuesday, February 25 2014 8:53 AM EST2014-02-25 13:53:20 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2014. There are 309 days left in the year. OBAMA BOEHNER MEET - 11:00 a.m. It's a rare meeting between the President and the Speaker of the House when some deadline, ceiling or countdown isn't hanging on the balance of the outcome. Today though President will meet with Speaker John Boehner at the White House. The two have had an embattled relationship from the start, and it's unlikely today's meeting will produce any many new agreements or thaw bet...
    Today is Tuesday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2014. There are 309 days left in the year. OBAMA BOEHNER MEET - 11:00 a.m. It's a rare meeting between the President and the Speaker of the House when some deadline, ceiling or countdown isn't hanging on the balance of the outcome. Today though President will meet with Speaker John Boehner at the White House. The two have had an embattled relationship from the start, and it's unlikely today's meeting will produce any many new agreements or thaw bet...
  • Fitz File: Monday, Feb. 24

    Fitz File: Monday, Feb. 24

    Monday, February 24 2014 9:13 AM EST2014-02-24 14:13:20 GMT
    Today is Monday, Feb. 24, the 55th day of 2014. There are 310 days left in the year.
    Today is Monday, Feb. 24, the 55th day of 2014. There are 310 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Friday, Feb. 21, 2014

    Fitz File: Friday, Feb. 21, 2014

    Friday, February 21 2014 9:19 AM EST2014-02-21 14:19:29 GMT
    Today is Friday, Feb. 21, the 52nd day of 2014. There are 313 days left in the year. MARYLAND CHILD VIOLENCE - 12:30 should the penalties for violent criminals be harsher if the commit their crimes in front of a child? That's a question going before Maryland lawmakers today in Annapolis. Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler will join Del. Luiz Simmons, victims of domestic violence and advocates at a news conference in support of the new law. This is the eighth consecutive year that Del. Simmo...
    Today is Friday, Feb. 21, the 52nd day of 2014. There are 313 days left in the year. MARYLAND CHILD VIOLENCE - 12:30 should the penalties for violent criminals be harsher if the commit their crimes in front of a child? That's a question going before Maryland lawmakers today in Annapolis. Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler will join Del. Luiz Simmons, victims of domestic violence and advocates at a news conference in support of the new law. This is the eighth consecutive year that Del. Simmo...
  • Fitz File: Thursday, Feb. 20

    Fitz File: Thursday, Feb. 20

    Thursday, February 20 2014 9:01 AM EST2014-02-20 14:01:18 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2014. There are 314 days left in the year. NEW SHOE BOMB THREAT - Dulles Airport and BWI Marshall will see increased scrutiny as Homeland Security try to stop another Richard Reid from trying to strike at a US airliner.
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2014. There are 314 days left in the year. NEW SHOE BOMB THREAT - Dulles Airport and BWI Marshall will see increased scrutiny as Homeland Security try to stop another Richard Reid from trying to strike at a US airliner.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, Feb. 19

    Fitz File: Wednesday, Feb. 19

    Wednesday, February 19 2014 8:40 AM EST2014-02-19 13:40:56 GMT
    Find out what's happening for Wednesday, February 19 in The Fitz File.
    Find out what's happening for Wednesday, February 19 in The Fitz File.
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, February 18

    Fitz File: Tuesday, February 18

    Tuesday, February 18 2014 9:25 AM EST2014-02-18 14:25:14 GMT
    What's happening today?  Get the scoop for Tuesday in The Fitz File.
    What's happening today?  Get the scoop for Tuesday in The Fitz File.
  • Fitz File: Friday, Feb. 14

    Fitz File: Friday, Feb. 14

    Friday, February 14 2014 12:12 PM EST2014-02-14 17:12:28 GMT
    Today is Friday, Feb. 14, the 45th day of 2014. There are 320 days left in the year. This is Valentine's Day. VIRGINIA SAME SEX RUKING - A federal judge has ruled that Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional, making it the first state in the South to have its voter-approved prohibition overturned. U.S. District Judge Arenda Wright Allen issued a stay of her order while it is appealed, meaning that gay couples in Virginia will still not be able to marry until the case is ultim...
    Today is Friday, Feb. 14, the 45th day of 2014. There are 320 days left in the year. This is Valentine's Day. VIRGINIA SAME SEX RUKING - A federal judge has ruled that Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional, making it the first state in the South to have its voter-approved prohibition overturned. U.S. District Judge Arenda Wright Allen issued a stay of her order while it is appealed, meaning that gay couples in Virginia will still not be able to marry until the case is ultim...
  • Fitz File: Thursday, Feb. 13

    Fitz File: Thursday, Feb. 13

    Thursday, February 13 2014 9:02 AM EST2014-02-13 14:02:32 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2014. There are 321 days left in the year. WASHINGTON SNOWED IN - The "winter of our discontent" isn't through with us. After pounding big parts of the South, snowstorm dumped more than a foot of snow in Washington as it heads Northeast and increasing the likelihood of more power outages, traffic problems and lots of closures for millions of residents. Some streets are ghost towns during the normally busy Washington commute. Many are listening to...
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2014. There are 321 days left in the year. WASHINGTON SNOWED IN - The "winter of our discontent" isn't through with us. After pounding big parts of the South, snowstorm dumped more than a foot of snow in Washington as it heads Northeast and increasing the likelihood of more power outages, traffic problems and lots of closures for millions of residents. Some streets are ghost towns during the normally busy Washington commute. Many are listening to...
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, February 12

    Fitz File: Wednesday, February 12

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 8:54 AM EST2014-02-12 13:54:02 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, Feb. 12, the 43rd day of 2014. There are 322 days left in the year. OBAMA MINIMUM WAGE - 2:00 p.m. After a year that saw many of his proposals sunk in Congress, the President has vowed to go around Capitol Hill where her can. Today, as part of that effort the President will speak out on the importance of raising the federal minimum wage for all workers and sign an Executive Order requiring federal contractors to pay their federally funded employees on new contracts a wage...
    Today is Wednesday, Feb. 12, the 43rd day of 2014. There are 322 days left in the year. OBAMA MINIMUM WAGE - 2:00 p.m. After a year that saw many of his proposals sunk in Congress, the President has vowed to go around Capitol Hill where her can. Today, as part of that effort the President will speak out on the importance of raising the federal minimum wage for all workers and sign an Executive Order requiring federal contractors to pay their federally funded employees on new contracts a wage...
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, February 11

    Fitz File: Tuesday, February 11

    Tuesday, February 11 2014 8:16 AM EST2014-02-11 13:16:50 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2014. There are 323 days left in the year. HILLARY DIARIES - Diane Blair was one of Hillary Clinton's confidants. She died in 2000, but had written down conversations with the then First Lady in the days after the Monica Lewinsky scandal engulfed the country that nearly ended the Presidency of Bill Clinton. Now the Washington Free Beacon website has published 40 pages of Blair's notes archived notes from an Arkansas library on her conversations with...
    Today is Tuesday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2014. There are 323 days left in the year. HILLARY DIARIES - Diane Blair was one of Hillary Clinton's confidants. She died in 2000, but had written down conversations with the then First Lady in the days after the Monica Lewinsky scandal engulfed the country that nearly ended the Presidency of Bill Clinton. Now the Washington Free Beacon website has published 40 pages of Blair's notes archived notes from an Arkansas library on her conversations with...
  • Fitz File: Monday, February 10

    Fitz File: Monday, February 10

    Monday, February 10 2014 8:31 AM EST2014-02-10 13:31:07 GMT
    Today is Monday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2014. There are 324 days left in the year. FED RECOGNIZES SAME SEX MARRIAGE - A historic announcement is expected from President Obama today. The Obama administration is set to announce it will start treating same-sex legally married couples the same way as other married couples in federal legal matters—including bankruptcy proceedings, prisoner visitation and death benefits for slain police officers. It's another step for the President who during th...
    Today is Monday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2014. There are 324 days left in the year. FED RECOGNIZES SAME SEX MARRIAGE - A historic announcement is expected from President Obama today. The Obama administration is set to announce it will start treating same-sex legally married couples the same way as other married couples in federal legal matters—including bankruptcy proceedings, prisoner visitation and death benefits for slain police officers. It's another step for the President who during th...
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, February 04, 2014

    Fitz File: Tuesday, February 04, 2014

    Tuesday, February 4 2014 8:13 AM EST2014-02-04 13:13:27 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, Feb. 4, the 35th day of 2014. There are 330 days left in the year. OBAMA IN MARYLAND - 11:10 am One week to the day that President Obama delivered his State of the Union speech, he's still on the road trying to sell his proposals. Today that road takes the President up to Adelphi Maryland. That's where the President will visit Buck Lodge Middle School in to tour a classroom and deliver remarks detailing progress toward his ConnectED goal of connecting 99% of students t...
    Today is Tuesday, Feb. 4, the 35th day of 2014. There are 330 days left in the year. OBAMA IN MARYLAND - 11:10 am One week to the day that President Obama delivered his State of the Union speech, he's still on the road trying to sell his proposals. Today that road takes the President up to Adelphi Maryland. That's where the President will visit Buck Lodge Middle School in to tour a classroom and deliver remarks detailing progress toward his ConnectED goal of connecting 99% of students t...
  • Fitz File: Monday, February 03, 2014

    Fitz File: Monday, February 03, 2014

    Monday, February 3 2014 9:41 AM EST2014-02-03 14:41:17 GMT
    Today is Monday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2014. There are 331 days left in the year.
    Today is Monday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2014. There are 331 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Friday, January 31, 2014

    Fitz File: Friday, January 31, 2014

    Friday, January 31 2014 8:55 AM EST2014-01-31 13:55:09 GMT
    Today is Friday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2014. There are 334 days left in the year.
    Today is Friday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2014. There are 334 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Thursday, January 30

    Fitz File: Thursday, January 30

    Thursday, January 30 2014 8:31 AM EST2014-01-30 13:31:56 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2014. There are 335 days left in the year.
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2014. There are 335 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, January 29

    Fitz File: Wednesday, January 29

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 10:57 AM EST2014-01-29 15:57:09 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2014. There are 336 days left in the year.
    Today is Wednesday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2014. There are 336 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, January 28

    Fitz File: Tuesday, January 28

    Tuesday, January 28 2014 9:07 AM EST2014-01-28 14:07:52 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, Jan. 28, the 28th day of 2014. There are 337 days left in the year. OBAMA STATE OF UNION - 9:00 pm President haven't always delivered State of the Unions in person (George Washington wrote Congress a letter) but it's become an annual event in Washington, with big goals but usually allot more grand statements than grand achievements. Tonight, President Obama delivers the State of the Union message tonight on Capitol Hill. Early indications are Obama will try to point the fi...
    Today is Tuesday, Jan. 28, the 28th day of 2014. There are 337 days left in the year. OBAMA STATE OF UNION - 9:00 pm President haven't always delivered State of the Unions in person (George Washington wrote Congress a letter) but it's become an annual event in Washington, with big goals but usually allot more grand statements than grand achievements. Tonight, President Obama delivers the State of the Union message tonight on Capitol Hill. Early indications are Obama will try to point the fi...
  • Fitz File: Monday, January 27

    Fitz File: Monday, January 27

    Monday, January 27 2014 8:12 AM EST2014-01-27 13:12:33 GMT
    Today is Monday, Jan. 27, the 27th day of 2014.
    Today is Monday, Jan. 27, the 27th day of 2014.
  • Fitz File: Thursday, Jan. 23

    Fitz File: Thursday, Jan. 23

    Thursday, January 23 2014 9:12 AM EST2014-01-23 14:12:21 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 23, the 23rd day of 2014.
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 23, the 23rd day of 2014.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, January 22

    Fitz File: Wednesday, January 22

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 12:19 PM EST2014-01-22 17:19:17 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, Jan. 22, the 22nd day of 2014. There are 343 days left in the year. FRM VIRGINIA GOVERNOR INDICTED - After a year off spiraling controversies over Frm Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife's gift taking, the US Attorneys office gave them something they probably didn't want: a Federal corruption indictment. The 14-count indictment says the former governor was deep in credit card debt, and took lavish gifts from Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams, who hoped the...
    Today is Wednesday, Jan. 22, the 22nd day of 2014. There are 343 days left in the year. FRM VIRGINIA GOVERNOR INDICTED - After a year off spiraling controversies over Frm Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife's gift taking, the US Attorneys office gave them something they probably didn't want: a Federal corruption indictment. The 14-count indictment says the former governor was deep in credit card debt, and took lavish gifts from Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams, who hoped the...
  • Fitz File: Monday, January 20

    Fitz File: Monday, January 20

    Monday, January 20 2014 9:04 AM EST2014-01-20 14:04:24 GMT
    Today is Monday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2014. There are 345 days left in the year.
    Today is Monday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2014. There are 345 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Thursday, January 16

    Fitz File: Thursday, January 16

    Thursday, January 16 2014 9:13 AM EST2014-01-16 14:13:31 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2014. There are 349 days left in the year.
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2014. There are 349 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, January 15

    Fitz File: Wednesday, January 15

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 8:33 AM EST2014-01-15 13:33:34 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2014. There are 350 days left in the year.
    Today is Wednesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2014. There are 350 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, January 14

    Fitz File: Tuesday, January 14

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 7:59 AM EST2014-01-14 12:59:02 GMT
    Today is Tuesday, Jan. 14, the 14th day of 2014.
    Today is Tuesday, Jan. 14, the 14th day of 2014.
  • Fitz File: Monday, January 13

    Fitz File: Monday, January 13

    Monday, January 13 2014 9:30 AM EST2014-01-13 14:30:59 GMT
    Today is Monday, Jan. 13, the 13th day of 2014. There are 352 days left in the year.
    Today is Monday, Jan. 13, the 13th day of 2014. There are 352 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Friday, January 10

    Fitz File: Friday, January 10

    Friday, January 10 2014 9:19 AM EST2014-01-10 14:19:50 GMT
    Today is Friday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2014. There are 355 days left in the year.
    Today is Friday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2014. There are 355 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, January 9

    Fitz File: Wednesday, January 9

    Thursday, January 9 2014 8:25 AM EST2014-01-09 13:25:12 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 9, the ninth day of 2014. There are 356 days left in the year.
    Today is Thursday, Jan. 9, the ninth day of 2014. There are 356 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, January 7

    Fitz File: Tuesday, January 7

    Tuesday, January 7 2014 8:30 AM EST2014-01-07 13:30:02 GMT
    What's happening in the Fitz File for Tuesday, October 7?  Find out here.
    What's happening in the Fitz File for Tuesday, October 7?  Find out here.
  • Fitz File: Monday, January 06, 2014

    Fitz File: Monday, January 06, 2014

    Monday, January 6 2014 7:58 AM EST2014-01-06 12:58:49 GMT
    Today is Monday, Jan. 6, the sixth day of 2014. There are 359 days left in the year.
    Today is Monday, Jan. 6, the sixth day of 2014. There are 359 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Friday, December 26

    Fitz File: Friday, December 26

    Thursday, December 26 2013 9:39 AM EST2013-12-26 14:39:32 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Friday, December 26, 2013:
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Friday, December 26, 2013:
  • Fitz File: Friday, December 20

    Fitz File: Friday, December 20

    Friday, December 20 2013 2:03 PM EST2013-12-20 19:03:54 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Friday, December 20, 2013.
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Friday, December 20, 2013.
  • Fitz File: Thursday, December 19

    Fitz File: Thursday, December 19

    Thursday, December 19 2013 9:32 AM EST2013-12-19 14:32:50 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Thursday, December 19, 2013.
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Thursday, December 19, 2013.
  • Fitz File: Wednesday, December 18

    Fitz File: Wednesday, December 18

    Wednesday, December 18 2013 10:16 AM EST2013-12-18 15:16:09 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Wednesday, December 18, 2013.
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Wednesday, December 18, 2013.
  • Fitz File: Tuesday, December 17

    Fitz File: Tuesday, December 17

    Tuesday, December 17 2013 7:16 AM EST2013-12-17 12:16:21 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Tuesday, December 17, 2013.
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Tuesday, December 17, 2013.
  • Fitz File: Monday, December 16

    Fitz File: Monday, December 16

    Monday, December 16 2013 2:46 PM EST2013-12-16 19:46:38 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Monday, Monday 16, 2013.
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Monday, Monday 16, 2013.
  • Fitz File: Friday, December 13

    Fitz File: Friday, December 13

    Friday, December 13 2013 9:05 AM EST2013-12-13 14:05:08 GMT
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Friday, December 13, 2013.
    Here's what you need to know from The Fitz File for Friday, December 13, 2013.
  • Fitz File: February 5

    Fitz File: February 5

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 9:51 AM EST2014-02-05 14:51:40 GMT
    Today is Wednesday, Feb. 5, the 36th day of 2014. There are 329 days left in the year.
    Today is Wednesday, Feb. 5, the 36th day of 2014. There are 329 days left in the year.
  • Fitz File: Thursday, February 06

    Fitz File: Thursday, February 06

    Thursday, February 6 2014 8:33 AM EST2014-02-06 13:33:44 GMT
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 6, the 37th day of 2014. There are 328 days left in the year. SOCHI TERROR THREAT - This morning Russia's Deputy Prime Minister is promising the Winter Olympics in Sochi will be safe. Despite this, there are fresh concerns today after the U.S. Homeland Security Department warned airlines flying to Russia about terrorists possibly trying to sneak explosives on planes inside tubes of toothpaste. The airlines were warned that explosives could be put together in flight o...
    Today is Thursday, Feb. 6, the 37th day of 2014. There are 328 days left in the year. SOCHI TERROR THREAT - This morning Russia's Deputy Prime Minister is promising the Winter Olympics in Sochi will be safe. Despite this, there are fresh concerns today after the U.S. Homeland Security Department warned airlines flying to Russia about terrorists possibly trying to sneak explosives on planes inside tubes of toothpaste. The airlines were warned that explosives could be put together in flight o...
  • Fitz File: Friday, Feb. 7

    Fitz File: Friday, Feb. 7

    Friday, February 7 2014 9:39 AM EST2014-02-07 14:39:54 GMT
    Today is Friday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2014. There are 327 days left in the year. UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS - There's a whole lot of good news/bad news in the new job numbers out this morning. Yes, the unemployment rate has dropped. A lot more people looked for work in January, a sign that they were feeling good about finding work. Many found jobs, an as a result the unemployment rate to 6.6 percent. It's the lowest rate since October 2008. But the flip side? Hiring was surprisingly weak i...
    Today is Friday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2014. There are 327 days left in the year. UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS - There's a whole lot of good news/bad news in the new job numbers out this morning. Yes, the unemployment rate has dropped. A lot more people looked for work in January, a sign that they were feeling good about finding work. Many found jobs, an as a result the unemployment rate to 6.6 percent. It's the lowest rate since October 2008. But the flip side? Hiring was surprisingly weak i...
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