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Dolezal Was Asked if She Tried to Mislead Howard University

Court documents show former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal was asked more than a decade ago if she tried to pose as an African-American when she applied to historically black Howard University.

06/17/2015

Rachel Dolezal (r) and Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby. (Photo credit: Spokane NAACP)

NAACP Leader Sued Howard University Alleging Discrimination

The former head of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter who stepped down amid a furor over claims she was a white woman posing as black filed a racial discrimination suit against a historically black college in 2002.

06/15/2015

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Sets of Sextuplets to Graduate High School in D.C.

Two of the nation’s first black sextuplets are poised to graduate high school in Washington.

06/13/2015

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

Graduates participate in Howard University's 146th commencement exercises on May 10, 2014. (Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images for DKC)

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

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