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DC ’13 Murder Rate Up From ’12, Down From Past Years

D.C.’s 2013 homicide rate was up 17 percent from 2012, according to Metropolitan Police Department statistics.

01/01/2014

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DC Traffic Cameras Will Not Begin Ticketing Today, After All

The newest set of more than 100 traffic enforcement cameras placed around D.C. will continue to issue warnings, not tickets.

12/30/2013

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DC Police Officer Shoots, Injures Man

WASHINGTON — Authorities say a D.C. police officer shot and wounded a man in southeast Washington. Police say it happened Friday around 12:20 p.m. at 22nd Street and Alabama Avenue southeast after two patrol officers […]

12/29/2013

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Man Shot During Fight with D.C. Police

A man was shot during an altercation with police in Southeast D.C. Friday.

12/27/2013

13-year-old Jai Jenkins was last seen on Dec. 22 in Northeast D.C. (credit: D.C. Police)

Police: 13-Year-Old Missing from D.C.

D.C. police are searching for a missing 13-year-old girl who was last seen Sunday night in Northeast D.C.

12/23/2013

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Politics Color Governors’ Decisions On Medicaid

Partisan politics are coloring governors’ decisions about whether to expand Medicaid in their states, affecting billions of dollars and thousands of low-income people.

12/14/2013

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President Obama Cites Newtown Anniversary In Call For Change

On the anniversary of the massacre of 20 children and six school workers in Newtown, Conn., President Barack Obama says the nation hasn’t done enough to make its communities safer.

12/14/2013

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Shutdown Showdown Widened GOP-Tea Party Rift

The Republicans’ clear defeat in the budget-debt brawl has widened the rift between the Grand Old Party and the blossoming tea party movement that helped revive it.

10/19/2013

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Ancient Bug’s Last Supper Of Blood Still In Fossil Found In Basement

In a steamy tropical forest 46 million years ago, a prehistoric mosquito bit a critter, drew blood and was blown into a lake in what is now the northwestern state of Montana. Belly full, she died and sank.

10/17/2013

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DC’s Political Scandal Landmarks: Not Your Average Bus Tour

Washington DC is the political capitol of the US. It’s also the center of a multitude of political scandals. Author Allison Leotta, author of Speak Of The Devil, shares DC’s top scandal landmarks.

08/26/2013

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