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Report: New D.C. Condo Complex to be Torn Down

A brand new multi-unit condo complex in the District is being torn down against the owner’s will, and D.C. residents may end up having to pay for it.


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D.C. Leaders Propose Concealed Handgun Permits

District of Columbia officials are proposing that residents can carry concealed handguns if they show a reason for seeking a permit.


The "Zone 9" parking permit allows drivers to park for free in the District. (credit: Mark Seagraves)

Zipcar Permit Offers Free Parking in D.C. For Drivers

It may be the most coveted parking permit in the nation’s Capitol. It’s called the “Zone 9” permit, and it allows tens of thousands of drivers in our area to no longer worry about parking meter fees or parking restrictions in residential neighborhoods.


Workers clean a beach after tar balls washed up as efforts continue to contain BP's massive oil spill on May 12, 2010 in South Pass, La. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

U.S. Gives BP First Gulf Drilling Permit Since Catastrophic Oil Spill

Regulators said Wednesday BP has met strict safety requirements implemented after the Deepwater Horizon disaster.