As D.C. Homicide 2015 Total Hits 111, Roundtable on Crime Lasts 10 HoursWhile a roundtable meeting to address crime was being held in the D.C. council chambers Wednesday night, the city's 111th homicide occurred in the 4200 block of East Capitol Street NE.
Police: 3 Men Fatally Shot in Different Parts of D.C.D.C. police are investigating three fatal shootings that occurred in different parts of the city.
D.C. Considers Ban on American Indian NicknamesThe D.C. Council will consider banning racially based nicknames for public schools in the nation's capital.
D.C. Councilmember Will Move to Raise Legal Tobacco-Purchasing AgeD.C. Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie is looking to add the District to the growing list of cities where you must be 21 or older to purchase cigarettes.
Kenyan McDuffie Sworn In As Ward 5 Councilmember, Pledges To Roll Up Sleeves And Get To Work Kenyan McDuffie was sworn in as Ward 5 councilmember Wednesday afternoon. The occasion marks the first time in nearly five months that residents of the ward have a person sitting on the DC Council.
Kenyan McDuffie To Officially Replace Harry Thomas Jr. On D.C. Council WednesdayKenyan McDuffie is set to become the newest member of the D.C. Council.
D.C. Mayor Praises Special Election Winner McDuffieDistrict of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is praising Kenyan McDuffie as the person to replace Harry Thomas Jr. on the city council.
Kenyan McDuffie Wins Special Election To Replace Harry Thomas Jr. On D.C. CouncilThere will soon be a new member of the D.C. Council to replace Harry Thomas Jr., who stepped down from his Ward 5 seat after pleading guilty to embezzling more than $350,000 from the city.