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Joe Bidens youngest son, Hunter, attends a charity event in New York City on May 28, 2014. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Town & Country)

Biden’s Son Faces No Bar Review After Discharge

Connecticut legal authorities say the youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden does not face automatic review of his state law license following his discharge from the Navy Reserve after testing positive for cocaine use.

10/17/2014

Senate panel hears from cruise ship passengers about horrors on the high seas. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Monitors Dallas Health Care Worker Aboard Cruise Ship

A cruise ship with a Dallas health care worker aboard who is being monitored for signs of Ebola did not receive clearance to dock in Cozumel, Mexico, a day after Belize refused to let the passenger leave the vessel.

10/17/2014

A majority of Americans (58 percent) say the U.S. needs a third political party because the existing Republican and Democratic parties are doing “such a poor job” representing the people.   (credit: Stefan Zaklin/Getty Images)

D.C. Lawyer Says Congress Wants Control of Spending

Even though he personally supports giving the District of Columbia more power over its local budget, the city’s attorney general told a federal appeals court Friday that Congress has made clear that it wants to maintain control of the purse strings.

10/17/2014

File photo of the Pentagon. (credit: -/AFP/Getty Images)

Officials: Woman at Pentagon Doesn’t Have Ebola

A woman who became ill in the Pentagon parking lot does not have Ebola, Virginia public health authorities said Friday, ending a daylong scare that forced the temporary quarantine of military members going to a Marine Corps ceremony in Washington.

10/17/2014

Lighting ceremony of the National Christmas Tree during a ceremony at the Ellipse December 6, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

National Christmas Tree Lighting Lottery Open

Christmas is a mere two months away, and the deadline to apply for the lottery to attend the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony is quickly approaching.

10/17/2014

President Obama speaks to the media about the fight against the Ebola virus during a meeting with his Ebola Response Team. Also pictured is Center for Disease Control Director Dr. Tom Frieden.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama: Ebola Point Person ‘May be Appropriate’

Under pressure to select an Ebola “czar” to lead the U.S. response against the disease, President Barack Obama conceded Thursday it “may be appropriate for me to appoint an additional person” to head the administration effort.

10/16/2014

The Trust for the National Mall says they have selected Constitution Gardens for a major rehabilitation over several years. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Arts Panel Approves Design for Eisenhower Memorial

A key arts panel has approved a revised design for a memorial to honor President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, which could clear the way for groundbreaking.

10/16/2014

(Screenshot courtesy of D.C. Board of Elections)

Upside-Down Flag Printed on Thousands of D.C. Voter Guides

The District of Columbia’s Voter Guide looks a little off this election cycle. The guides, which are reportedly sent out to more than 300,000 residents, show the D.C. stars and bars upside-down.

10/16/2014

Jeff Hulbert from Annapolis, Maryland, dressed in a protective suit and mask holds a poster demanding for a halt of all flights from West Africa, as he protests outside the White House in Washington, DC on October 16, 2014. Top US health officials faced a grilling Thursday by lawmakers infuriated over the nation's fumbling response to the Ebola outbreak, as the Obama administration scrambles to contain the disease's spread. (Photo: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Annapolis Man, Republicans Press for Ebola Travel Ban

House Republicans demanded a travel ban from Ebola-ravaged West Africa Thursday, calling it the only sure way to protect Americans from the virus’s deadly reach. Administration officials resisted, as anxiety over the disease raced through the country and rattled the White House and Capitol Hill.

10/16/2014

The White House is shown behind its fence on Sept. 29, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Additional Charges Against Accused WH Fence Jumper

The man accused of jumping a White House fence and running into the presidential mansion while carrying a knife now faces a new weapons charge.

10/16/2014

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Alfred Morris #46 of the Washington Redskins runs during first quarter of their game against the Tennessee Titans.  (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Redskins vs. Titans at FedExField

SeaUA is the first sea container housing project in the nation’s capital. (Photo credit: Travis Price Architects)

D.C. Shipping Container Apartments

D.C. Shipping Container Apartments

The Pride of Baltimore II, a reproduction privateer from the War of 1812 era, will visit the Washington Navy Yard from Aug.  20 through Aug. 25. (John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

War of 1812 Replica Ship at D.C.’s Navy Yard

The Pride of Baltimore II, a reproduction privateer from the War of 1812 era, will visit the Navy Yard

(Photo credit: Cameron Thompson/ All News 99.1)

Redskins Training Camp Begins

Redskins Training Camp Begins

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