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A new study says D.C. will see a major increase in floods in 30 years. (Photo Credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Area Will Flood Daily in Just 30 Years, Study Says

Just three decades from now the District of Columbia and Annapolis will experience floods on a daily basis, sometimes twice a day, a recent report says.

10/08/2014

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Outgoing D.C. Mayor Nominates New Inspector General

A 26-year Navy veteran and longtime internal Navy watchdog has been nominated to serve as the District of Columbia’s new inspector general.

09/25/2014

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D.C., Md. and Va. Have Some of Highest Credit Card Debt, Report Says

Residents of D.C., Maryland, and Virginia carry some of the highest credit card debt in the country, according to a new list compiled by Credit.com.

09/18/2014

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray.(Photo Credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/GettyImages)

DC Mayor’s Driver no Longer Working as Lobbyist

The driver for Mayor Vincent Gray’s 2010 campaign who pleaded guilty to conspiracy last week is no longer working as a lobbyist for the Johns Hopkins University and health system.

09/11/2014

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Chevy Chase, Md.; Great Falls, Va. Some of Most Affluent Cities

A report Wednesday said two cities near the District of Columbia claim some of the highest household incomes in the U.S.

09/10/2014

Georgetown University campus. (Photo Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Johns Hopkins, Georgetown Some of Top-Ranked Colleges in U.S.

The U.S. News & World Report came out with its National Universities Rankings today and some local colleges rank high on the list.

09/09/2014

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Police Seek Help Finding Missing D.C. Woman

Police are searching for Patriece Stoddard, 68, who was last seen in the 300 block of Varnum Street, Northwest on Tuesday, August 26.

09/05/2014

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Study: Gunshots Fired Near More Than Half of D.C. Schools

A new study shows that large numbers of District of Columbia school students likely heard gunfire near their school buildings during the 2011-2012 school year.

09/03/2014

Malia and her mother Michelle Obama take part in a community service event to mark MLK Day in Jan. 2012. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

First Lady: Daughter Will Be Driving This Summer

Malia Obama turns 16 on July 4, making her eligible for a learner’s permit in DC. “Look out,” joked Michelle Obama.

05/20/2014

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7 Local High Schools Make U.S. News List of the Top 100

U.S. News and World Report’s annual list of the nation’s best high schools was released this week, and eight local schools made the top 100.

04/24/2014

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