Marion Barry

Barry attends the HBO documentary Screening of "Nine Lives of Marion Barry" at the HBO Theater on Aug. 6, 2009 in New York City. (Photo Credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for HBO)

Marion Barry Criticizes Planned HBO Movie About Him

Former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry is criticizing HBO and two journalists over their involvement in a movie about his life.


Former D.C. mayor and current city Councilmember Marion Barry (left) and current D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Marion Barry Unsure Gray Can Win Re-Election in D.C.

Marion Barry said Friday night he’s not sure whether Mayor Vincent Gray can win re-election amid allegations by federal prosecutors that he knew about an illegal “shadow campaign” in 2010.


File photo of Marion Barry. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Ex-DC Mayor Barry: Stronger After Medical Stay

Former District of Columbia mayor and current councilman Marion Barry is set to be released from a center where he spent 16 days trying to regain his mobility.


File photo of Marion Barry. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Marion Barry Out Of Hospital, In Physical Rehab Center

Marion Barry has been released from the hospital after his second extended stay this year.


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Marion Barry Feeling Better After Second Hospitalization In A Month

D.C. Council member Marion Barry has been hospitalized for the second time in less than a month, sources tell WNEW.


File photo of former DC Mayor and current DC City Councilman Marion Barry. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Former DC Mayor Released From Hospital

D.C. Councilmember and former mayor Marion Barry has been released from Howard University Hospital after a 16-day stay.


Washington, DC Mayor Vincent Gray (R) listens to Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) after a news conference with members of the D.C. Council 'to call on the Senate and the administration to free DC's local budget during the federal government shutdown' at the Senate Swamp October 9, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. On the ninth day of a government shutdown, Senate Democrats said they will negotiate with the Republicans after the government reopens. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

D.C. Council Votes Unanimously for Redskins to Change Name

The D.C. Council approved a resolution Tuesday calling on the Washington Redskins to change their nickname, which some consider offensive to Native Americans.


File photo of Marion Barry. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

DC Council Censures Marion Barry Over Cash Gifts

The D.C. Council has voted to censure Councilmember Marion Barry for accepting $6,800 in cash from two city contractors.


File photo of Marion Barry. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Committee Recommends Censure for Marion Barry

Five D.C. councilmembers are about to finalize their recommendations about how to discipline their colleague, Councilmember Marion Barry, for accepting cash gifts from two city contractors.


File photo of Marion Barry. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Marion Barry Vents About ‘Painful’ Redskins On Twitter

Like all Washington Redskins fans, Ward 8 Councilman Marion Barry had a hard time dealing with an abysmal first game of the year for Mike Shanahan’s team.





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