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D.C. Bill Would Ban Suspension of Pre-K Students

A D.C. councilmember is sponsoring legislation to prohibit the city’s public schools from suspending or expelling pre-kindergarten students except in rare circumstances.

07/14/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 25: Nen #42 of the Washington Wizards scuffles with Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls in fourth quarter action of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Verizon Center on April 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. Nen was ejected from the game when two technical fouls were called on the play. The Bulls won the game 100-97.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Nene Suspended for Game 4 After Altercation With Butler

Washington Wizard’s forward-center Nene has been suspended one game without pay for “head-butting and grabbing guard-forward Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls around the neck with both hands and attempting to throw him down,” announced Saturday by Rod Thorn, President of Basketball Operations.

04/26/2014

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Redskins Defensive Lineman Brandon Moore Suspended

Redskins defensive lineman Brandon Moore, recently claimed on waivers from the Chiefs, has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2014 season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

04/08/2014

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A Stiffer 80-Game Penalty Awaits First Time PED Offenders

new performance-enhancing drug deterrent was announced by Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association on Friday, with the penalty for first-time offenders stiffening from 50 games to 80 games.

03/28/2014

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Black Students More Likely To Be Suspended, Even In Preschool

Black students are more likely to be suspended from U.S. public schools — even as tiny preschoolers.

03/21/2014

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Fred Davis Future More ‘Indefinite’ Than Hopeful After 2nd Suspension

When the name of recently suspended (again) Redskins tight end Fred Davis gets mentioned, wasted potential comes to mind. 106.7 The Fan’s Grant and Danny discuss a career gone “off the tracks.”

02/20/2014

Millions of Americans have logged onto the Healthcare.gov website since it’s Oct. 1 launch, but glitches on the websites have kept many from actually signing up, and has computer experts saying the technology needs a complete overhaul. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Insured May Have Temporary Pardon Available

Virginia regulators say policyholders who face possible cancellation of their insurance under the new health care law may have a temporary reprieve available to them.

11/21/2013

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Jackson Not Sure Why Jenkins Couldn’t Also Train at Redskins Park on Suspension

Rob Jackson, who returns to the Redskins roster, along with Jarvis Jenkins, after having served a 4-game suspension, still isn’t sure why he was allowed to continue to use the team’s facility during his suspension, but Jenkins wasn’t.

10/01/2013

Bacarri Rambo # 29 of the Washington Redskins runs with the ball during rookie camp at Redskins Park on May 5, 2013 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Credit: Nick Wass/Getty Images)

Bacarri Rambo Wasn’t Even Seen as Pro Prospect Three Years Ago

The later rounds of the NFL Draft provide plenty of guys the second chance they need to right the wrongs of their college years, like Redskins’ 6th round pick Bacarri Rambo, who Tony Barnhart of CBS Sports said “Three years ago I didn’t think we’d be talking about Bacarri Rambo playing in the NFL.”

08/08/2013

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2 Va. Boys Suspended For Using Pencils As Guns

Two Suffolk second graders have been suspended for making shooting noises while pointing pencils at each another.

05/07/2013

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