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A man visits a bench, which represents a victim during the 9/11 Pentagon attack, prior to a ceremony to mark the 13th anniversary of the terrorists attacks at the Pentagon Memorial Sept. 11, 2014 in front of the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Motorcycle Rally in D.C., Half-Staff Flags in Md. Among Sept. 11 Anniversary Events

Thousands of motorcyclists are headed for a rally in the nation’s capital to honor victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks 13 years ago.


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Councilmember Wants to Overhaul D.C. Waste Laws

A D.C. councilmember says the city isn’t recycling enough, partly because the city’s laws related to waste management need an overhaul.


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D.C. Council Alters Immigrant License Bill

A D.C. Council committee has approved a bill that would allow people living in the country illegally to get driver’s licenses in the nation’s capital.


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D.C. Councilmember Wants Fire Chief to Step Down

A D.C. councilmember is calling on Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe to step down amid questions about the department’s ability to handle medical calls.


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DC Circulator Buses Adding National Mall Route

A bus service in Washington that aims to serve tourists and visitors as well as residents is adding a new route along the National Mall.


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Driverless Cars May Soon Be on D.C. Streets

The D.C. Council is holding a hearing on a bill that would allow self-driving cars on the streets of the nation’s capital.


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DC Council Bill Would Slash Traffic Camera Fines

New legislation in the D.C. Council would reduce fines from automated speed cameras and running red lights could be lowered to $50.


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D.C. Rakes In $65+ Million On Speed & Red Light Cameras in ’12

If you are one of the many commuters whose daily drive takes them through the District, you’ve seen the rash of new speed cameras populate city streets in the last year.


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Pepco Employees Reject Contract Offer Resoundingly

Pepco is bracing for the shock of an employee strike after the union representing the electric company’s employees shot down its contract offer Wednesday.


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City Employees’ Retirement Plans May Have Funded Gray Campaign

Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more suspicious activity hovering over Vincent Gray’s 2010 mayoral campaign, allegations arise over malpractice with city employees’ retirement funds.