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A new report finds that the number of law-enforcement officers killed by firearms jumped by 56 percent in 2014. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

D.C. Man Gets 28 Years for Killing Student During Robbery Try

A man who was convicted of fatally shooting a Howard University student in a botched robbery attempt has been sentenced to 28 ½ years in prison.

05/08/2015

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Missing Howard University Graduate Student Found Safe

The Stafford County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man.

05/06/2015

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D.C. High-Schoolers to Get Access to Free Howard U. Classes

District of Columbia public school students will soon get the opportunity to take classes at Howard University for free.

04/08/2015

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D.C. Man Pleads Guilty in Fatal Shooting of Howard Student

A Washington, D.C. man has pleaded guilty in the Fourth of July shooting death of a Howard University student killed in a botched robbery attempt.

02/19/2015

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D.C. Man Pleads Guilty in Deadly Shooting of Howard Student

A D.C. man has pleaded guilty in the Fourth of July shooting death of a Howard University student killed in a botched robbery attempt.

02/19/2015

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Md. Man Found Shot to Death in D.C. Near Howard U.

Police say a Maryland man has been shot to death in northwest Washington.

01/25/2015

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Howard University and Partner to Lease Embattled UMC

D.C. has signed a letter of intent with Howard University and its partner at the Wilson Building on Tuesday to take control of the United Medical Center, the city’s embattled only full-service hospital east of the Anacostia.

12/16/2014

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

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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

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