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American women born in the early 1980s – a generation dubbed Millennials – are 33 percent more likely to earn a college degree by the age of 27 than their male peers. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

More States Grant In-State Tuition To Immigrants

Giancarlo Tello paid $14,000 more than other New Jersey high school graduates to attend Rutgers University, the state’s flagship public college.

02/01/2014

The new cruisers got their first makeover since the late 1990s. (Photo from Prince George's County Police Department)

Armored Car Robbery, Car Chase From Md. to D.C. Leads to 4 Arrests

Four people have been arrested following an armored car robbery in Prince George’s County.

01/15/2014

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Gray Signs Bill Raising D.C. Minimum Wage to $11.50

The District of Columbia’s mayor has signed a bill that will raise the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 per hour in 2016.

01/15/2014

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Up and Down Temps Exacerbating Pothole Problems

Roadside “hubcap graveyards” may see a surge of new additions this winter.

01/14/2014

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Flood Watch: Heavy Rain Expected in D.C. Area Saturday

After freezing rain made trouble for commuters Friday morning, heavy rain could cause flooding throughout the D.C. area Saturday.

01/10/2014

15-year-old Keonta Allen. (Photo credit: DCPD)

D.C. Police Search For Teen Missing Since Mid-December

A D.C. teenager has gone missing and police are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

01/10/2014

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D.C. Coffee Shops Encourage Experimentation With ‘Disloyalty Card’

You’ve heard of loyalty cards. You get a business card-sized piece of paper from a restaurant or cafe, and if you get enough punches in the card, you get a reward like a free drink or meal.

01/09/2014

Study finds eating popcorn may be bad for advertisers. (Getty Images)

List of Movie Theaters Planned for D.C. Grows

A six-screen cinema house is in the works near the 9:30 Club, and it’s the latest on a growing list of new theaters planned for D.C.

01/08/2014

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Survey Finds Bag Tax is Working in D.C.

D.C.’s 5-cent bag tax is serving its intended purpose, according to new research from the survey firm OpinionWorks.

01/08/2014

A Maglev (magnetic levitation) train speeds during a test run on the experimental track in Tsuru, 100km west of Tokyo, on May 11, 2010. (Photo credit should read TORU YAMANAKA/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Train Could Travel From Baltimore to D.C. in 15 Minutes

The latest thing in travel between D.C. and Baltimore is MARC’s weekend train service, which began in early December. Japan, however, is looking to one-up that long-awaited advancement in transportation between the cities.

01/08/2014

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