The relative value of $100 in each state and the District. (Credit: Tax Foundation)

D.C. Residents Get Least Bang For Their Buck, Report Finds

Sky-high rent, high taxes and an overall high cost of living — D.C. residents already know living in the nation’s capital doesn’t come cheap.


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Police: Body Recovered From the Anacostia River

Police in D.C. say a body has been recovered from the Anacostia River.


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D.C. Police Investigate 2 Killings; No Suspects in Either

District of Columbia police are investigating two homicides in different parts of the city.


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D.C. to Launch New Circulator Bus Route on National Mall

District of Columbia officials are launching a new Circulator bus route with stops at tourist sites along the National Mall.


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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.