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This 30 March 1981 file photo shows John Hinckley Jr. (L) escorted by police in Washington, DC, following his arrest after shooting and seriously wounding then US president Ronald Reagan. (Credit: AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Rejects GPS Monitor for Reagan Shooter

Testimony is continuing for a third day in a court hearing to determine whether the man who shot President Ronald Reagan should be allowed to live full-time outside a mental hospital.

04/24/2015

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DDOT Plans to Improve Traffic Signals With New Timing

D.C.’s intersections may be easier to navigate soon, according to the District Department of Transportation.

04/24/2015

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The Stories of 4 People Killed By U.S. Drones

A look at the lives of four men — two Western hostages and two American terror suspects — who were killed by CIA drone strikes in Pakistan.

04/24/2015

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Foo Fighters Say Goodbye to Jim Vance in July 4th D.C. Concert Promo

The Foo Fighters are going to miss Jim Vance.

04/24/2015

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2 Moving Vehicles Involved in Shootout Near D.C.’s H Street Corridor

Suspects who were involved in a shootout overnight near D.C.’s H Street corridor are still at large.

04/24/2015

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IKEA Can Threaten Couples’ Relationships, Psychologist Says

We often look forward to the amazing deals we’ll get on furniture and home goods after a trip to the Swedish megastore, but a psychologist says IKEA can actually create trouble in paradise for many couples.

04/23/2015

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Driver Enters Plea in Deadly D.C. Crash

A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and driving under the influence of PCP after a crash in downtown Washington that killed a pedestrian.

04/23/2015

Helicopter lands at U.S. Capitol

Security Officials Face Questions About Gyrocopter Stunt

Members of Congress want security officials to explain how they determined that a small gyrocopter piloted by a Florida postal carrier didn’t pose a threat to the nation’s capital when it flew through miles of the nation’s most restricted airspace.

04/23/2015

John Hinckley Jr. (L) is escorted by police in Washington, D.C., following his arrest after shooting and seriously wounding then US president Ronald Reagan. (credit: AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

Government Wants Strict Conditions for Man Who Shot Reagan

If the man who shot President Ronald Reagan is allowed to leave a mental hospital for good, he should have to live under strict conditions, wearing an ankle monitoring device and driving a car with a GPS tracking device, government lawyers said Thursday.

04/23/2015

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Georgetown Alum Gives $10M to Create Center on Real Estate

A Georgetown University alumnus is donating $10 million to the school to launch a new center focused on global real estate.

04/23/2015