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OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 22: Volunteers Connie Karins (L) and Jennifer Hales dig dirt while building a community garden on plot of land next to Charcoal Park, a community store, April 22, 2010 in Oakland, California. A handful of volunteers came out to build a community garden in honor of Earth Day. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

D.C. Holding School Beautification Day

Officials say nearly 5,000 volunteers are set to spruce up District of Columbia public schools ahead of the first day of class.

08/23/2014

Bao Bao received a special birthday cake for turning one. (Photo Credit: David Galen, Smithsonian's National Zoo)

National Zoo Celebrating Panda’s First Birthday

The National Zoo in Washington threw a party Saturday in honor of the first birthday of panda cub Bao Bao.

08/23/2014

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Corcoran Gallery Exhibits Now Free to Public

Admission to the Corcoran Gallery of Art is now free following culmination of court-approved deal that ends the Corcoran’s life as an independent institution.

08/22/2014

A snowy owl sits on the awning of an office building in downtown Washington, D.C. on Jan. 22, 2014. Snowy Owls, reportedly found in the northern circumpolar region, are a rare sighting in the D.C. area. (Photo credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Snowy Owl That Survived D.C. Bus Hit Dies In Minnesota

The snowy owl that captured the nation’s capital attention when it perched at The Washington Post building and survived being hit by a bus has died.

08/22/2014

Photo credit: MunchQuick

D.C. Startup Delivers Hot, $6 Lunch To Your Office

Hot, healthy, fast and cheap.

Those are the principles behind MunchQuick, a company that launched June 30 in D.C. and is looking to show District foodies that high quality meals don’t have to be expensive, and that cheap takeout isn’t the only thing that can curb appetites quickly.

08/22/2014

(Photo: Photo: Connor Mallon, Smithsonian's National Zoo)

National Zoo To Celebrate Bao Bao’s First Birthday

It seems like just yesterday that we got the news that the National Zoo’s giant panda Mei Xiang gave birth to a healthy cub after months of pregnancy speculation.

08/22/2014

Platform level finishes and signage at Wiehle-Reston East Station. (Credit: David Claypool, Kalorama)

Metro’s Silver Line Gets Low-Interest Federal Loan

The Transportation Department has committed $1.28 billion toward the construction of Metro’s silver line in the form of a low-interest loan.

08/21/2014

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DC Chief: Firefighters Deserve Tougher Discipline

The interim fire chief in the nation’s capital says he’s frustrated that he can’t issue stronger disciplinary sanctions against three firefighters who didn’t help a dying man across the street from a fire station.

08/21/2014

Police in D.C. and Baltimore are considering body camera programs. (Photo credit: Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images

Local Police Departments Consider Body Cameras As Officer Scrutiny Increases

It has been a scene of violence and turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri these past few weeks, as witness and police accounts of what happened the night an unarmed 18-year-old died at the hands of a police officer continue to differ.

08/21/2014

Some UPS customers may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

08/21/2014

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Bao Bao’s First Birthday

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

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Redskins Training Camp Begins

Redskins Training Camp Begins

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