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Drummers from Howard University's Marching Band. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Road Closures in D.C. for Howard University Homecoming Parade

Expect delays in Northwest, D.C. as the Howard University homecoming parade makes its way through the District.

10/18/2014

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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Bison Return to Collection at National Zoo in D.C.

American bison have returned to the National Zoo in Washington after inspiring the park’s creation in the 1880s.

08/28/2014

Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs (Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

Sean ‘Puff Daddy’ Combs Gets Honorary Doctorate From Howard U.

Over the weekend, Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs received an honorary doctorate from the school he dropped out of after just two years of tutelage in the late 1980s., D.C.’s Howard University.

05/12/2014

Sean Combs (Photo credit: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/GettyImages)

Sean Combs Delivers Commencement at Howard U.

apper and music mogul Sean Combs has received an honorary degree at one of the nation’s most prestigious historically black universities.

05/10/2014

First lady Michelle Obama. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama Tours Howard U. With Rapper Bow Wow

First lady Michelle Obama says a high school education is not enough in today’s global economy.

04/17/2014

Sean Combs (Photo credit: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/GettyImages)

Sean Combs to Speak at Howard U. Commencement

Entertainer and entrepreneur Sean Combs will deliver Howard University’s commencement speech this year in Washington.

04/15/2014

Vice President Joe Biden talks with Florida Avenue Grill owner Imar Hutchins after visiting the restaurant March 26, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Biden visited the diner to highlight the administration's efforts to raise the national minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Biden: Raising Minimum Wage ‘Good for Business’

Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday that many restaurant owners support raising the tipped minimum wage for waiters and waitresses, calling the boost in pay “good for business overall.”

03/26/2014

D.C. police car (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

2 People Found Fatally Shot Near Howard University

District of Columbia police are investigating a fatal double shooting near Howard University.

01/21/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Howard U. Student

A Washington man has been convicted of first-degree felony murder in the shooting of a Howard University student during a robbery in Mount Rainier.

01/17/2014

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