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Police Seek Person of Interest in Assault on Metro Transit Officer

The Metro Transit Police Department asking for the public’s help in identifying person of interest in connection with an assault on a Metro Transit police officer.


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Tom Brokaw Joins Effort to Build Eisenhower Memorial in D.C.

Tom Brokaw is joining the effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington.


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Police Identify Teen Whose Body Was Found in Anacostia River

Police in Washington have identified a teenager whose body was recovered from the Anacostia River.


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D.C. Elections Board Clears Path for Vote on $15 Minimum Wage

Elections officials in the nation’s capital have cleared the way for a $15-an-hour minimum wage to be added to the ballot.


Workers stand in front of the drill head of a tunnel boring machine after it broke through a concrete wall during construction works for the so-called City-Tunnel in Leipzig, eastern Germany, 10 December 2007. The tunnel is built under the city center mainly to enlarge Leipzig's S-Bahn commuter railway system and will connect the main train station Hauptbahnhof with the Bayerischer Bahnhof station. Construction works started in July 2003 and are scheduled to be finished in the year 2010/2011.    AFP PHOTO    DDP/SEBASTIAN WILLNOW     GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN WILLNOW/AFP/Getty Images)

Surfacing of Tunnel Boring Machine in D.C. is Delayed

DC Water officials have delayed the surfacing of a massive machine that’s been digging a tunnel underneath the Anacostia River.


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Police: 30 Arrests Made in Ongoing Prostitution Operation

Authorities say 30 men have been arrested as part of an ongoing prostitution enforcement operation in D.C.


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Where to Watch ‘Sharknado 3′ Tonight

It’s back and this time, D.C. is getting bit.


A woman walks by a Metro train at Metro Center on April 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.  AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER        (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Man Who Missed Stop, Pulled Emergency Release Contributed to Tuesday Green Line Delays

A man pulled a train’s emergency release after apparently missing his stop on Metro’s Green Line Tuesday.


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Man Who Landed Gyrocopter at Capitol Rejects 10 Month Deal

A man who flew a gyrocopter through some of America’s most restricted airspace before landing at the U.S. Capitol has rejected a plea deal that would have required him to spend 10 months in jail.


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Archdiocese Asks D.C. to Pledge Prayer, Service With Pope

The Archdiocese of Washington and Catholic Charities are challenging D.C.-area residents to prepare for Pope Francis’ visit.