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Virginia Counties Near D.C. Fuel Population Gain

U.S. Census Bureau estimates for Virginia show healthy population increases last year in counties near the nation’s capital and in nearly all of the state’s largest cities.


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Police Seek Person of Interest in NW Fire

Police are looking for a person of interest related to the killing of a married couple, their 10-year-old son and a housekeeper in Northwest D.C. last week.


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Best Cinco De Mayo Events Near Washington, D.C.

May 5 marks more than just Mexico’s triumph over the French in the Battle Of Puebla in 1862. Cinco de Mayo has become a celebration of the Latin American culture and heritage throughout the United States. The nation’s capital is no exception to hosting events for children, families, and adult specific activities that are filled with the sounds, smells and stories of Latin American history.


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GOP House Measure Would Block Local D.C. Abortion Rights Law

Republicans pushed legislation toward House passage Thursday that would revoke a local District of Columbia law barring discrimination against workers who have abortions, the latest clash pitting claims of religious freedom against reproductive rights.


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Man Arrested, Charged With Murder in Double Shooting in D.C.

The Metropolitan Police Department has arrested a northeast Washington man in a double shooting that left one man dead and another wounded last month.


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Sports Caller Surmises D.C. Using Redskins Name Debate As Excuse For Lack Of Interest

Sports talk caller says the Redskins name debate is not the real reason why Washington, D.C. City Council does not want the Redskins back.


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Photos: D.C. Bar Gets ‘#READY’ For Clinton’s Announcement

A D.C. bar is celebrating as Hillary Clinton is expected to announce her bid for the 2016 presidential race on Sunday.


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Eddie Murphy to Receive Top U.S. Humor Prize at Kennedy Center

Eddie Murphy, famous for his standup routines, films and his early breakout on “Saturday Night Live,” will be awarded the nation’s top prize for humor this year by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, officials said Thursday.


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First Lady: Secret Service Agents Taught Malia How to Drive

Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents. Other teens are taught by licensed instructors.


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ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’ Holding Casting Call in D.C. This Weekend

Think your small business might be the next big thing?